• ACS, Dallas (2014, poster)
  • SBS, Atlanta (2015, poster)
  • SBS, Athens (2017, poster)
  • OSM, New Orleans (2017, poster)
  • Aquatic Sciences, Honolulu (2017, poster)
  • AGU, New Orleans (2017, poster)
  • SBS, Tallahassee (2018, organizer)
  • OCB Meeting, Woods Hole (2018)
  • Goldschmidt, Boston (2018)
  • LTER Meeting, California (2018)


Kelly, T. B., Goericke, R., Kahru, M., Song, H., & Stukel, M.R., Spatial and interannual variability in export efficiency and the biological pump in an eastern boundary current upwelling system with substantial lateral advection (submitted) DSRI.

Stukel, M. R., Decima, M. & Kelly, T.B., A new approach for incorporating 15N isotopic daa into linear inverse ecosystem models with Markov Chain Monte Carlo sampling (submitted), PLOS ONE.

Morrow, R.M., Ohman, M.D., Goericke, R., Kelly, T.B., Stephens, B.M. & Stukel, M.R., CCE V: Primary Production, Mesozooplankton Grazing, and the Biological Pump in the California Current Ecosystem: Variability and Response to El Nino (submitted), DSRI.

Ebling, A., Kelly, T.B., Bressac, M., Guieu, C. & Landing, W., The Missing Link: Characterizing the sea surface microlayer from a controlled atmospheric deposition event (submitted), L&O.

Yanchilina, A. G., et al. Exploring methane gas seepage in the California borderlands, Eos, 98, (2017).

Kelly, T.B., Paper to Plastics: An Interdisciplinary Research Project in Sustainability, Journal of Chemical Education (2014).


Field & Laboratory

  • Deckboard and in situ incubations
  • Nitrate, Ammonium Uptake Incubations
  • Thorium-Uranium Disequilibrium
  • Surface Tethered Sediment Traps
  • N2 Fixation Incubations
  • Membrane & Inlet Inlet Mass Spectroscopy (MIMS/EIMS)
  • Ion-Coupled Plasma Mass Spectroscopy (ICP-MS)


  • Linear Inverse Modeling for Ecosystems
  • Regional Ocean Modeling System (ROMS)
  • Offline Lagrangian Particle Tracking (LTRANS)
  • MITgcm
  • GENOME Model
  • Programming: R, FORTRAN, Julia, Matlab, Java, & web