Peer-reviewed Publications

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Matson PG, Stevenson LM, Griffiths NA, DeRolph CR, Fortner AM, Jett RT, Jones MW, Jones NJ, Mathews TJ. (2021) Multidecadal watershed-based monitoring of human impacts on in-stream aquatic ecosystems in eastern Tennessee. Hydrological Processes.


Karunarathna MHJS, Bailey KM, Ash BL, Matson PG, Wildschutte H, Davis TW, Midden WR, Ostrowskia AD (2020) Nutrient capture from aqueous waste and photo-controlled delivery towards plants using Fe(III) – alginate hydrogel beads. ACS Omega.


Matson PG, Boyer GL, Bridgeman TB, Bullerjahn GS, Kane DD, McKay RM, McKindles KM, Raymond HA, Snyder BK, Davis TW (2020) Biophysical drivers facilitating a toxigenic cyanobacterial bloom in a major Great Lakes tributary. Limnology & Oceanography. doi: 10.1002/lno.11558.


Catlett D, Matson PG, Carlson CA, Wilbanks EG, Siegel DA, Iglesias-Rodriguez MD (2019) Evaluation of accuracy and precision in an amplicon sequencing workflow for marine protist communities. Limnology & Oceanography: Methods. doi: 10.1002/lom3.10343.


Davenport EJ, Neudeck MJ, Matson PG, Bullerjahn GS, Davis TW, Wilhelm SW, Denny MK, Krausfeldt LE, Stough JMA, Meyer KA, Dick GJ, Johengen TH, Lindquist E, Tringe SG, McKay RML (2019) Metatranscriptomic analyses of diel metabolic functions during a Microcystis bloom in western Lake Erie (USA). Frontiers Microbiology. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.02081.


Matson PG, Washburn L, Fields E, Gotschalk C, Ladd TM, Siegel DA, Welch ZS, Iglesias-Rodriguez MD (2019) Formation, development, and propagation of a rare coastal coccolithophore bloom. J Geophysical Research: Oceans. doi: 10.1029/2019JC015072. 


Ladd TM, Bullington JA, Matson PG, Kudela RM, Iglesias-Rodriguez MD (2018) Oil exposure affects phytoplankton physiology and increases the toxin production of a common coastal harmful algal bloom species. Marine Ecology Progress Series


Manríquez PH, Torres R, Matson PG, Lee M, Jara M, Seguel ME, Alarcón E, Sepúlveda F, Pereira L (2017) Effects of ocean warming and acidification on the early benthic ontogeny of an ecologically and economically important echinoderm. Marine Ecology Progress Series.


Matson PG, Ladd TM, Halewood E, Sangodkar R, Chmelka B, Iglesias-Rodriguez MD (2016) Intraspecific differences in biogeochemical responses to thermal change in the coccolithophore, Emiliania huxleyi. PLoS ONE.


Matson PG, Washburn L, Martz TR, Hofmann GE (2014) Abiotic versus biotic drivers of ocean pH variation under fast sea ice in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. PLoS ONE 9: e107239.


Yu PC, Sewell MA, Matson PG, Rivest EB, Kapsenberg L, Hofmann GE (2013) Growth attenuation with developmental schedule progression in embryos and early larvae of Sterechinus neumayeri raised under elevated CO2. PLoS ONE 8: e52448.


Matson PG, Yu PC, Sewell MA, Hofmann GE (2012) Development Under Elevated pCO2 Conditions Does Not Affect Lipid Utilization and Protein Content in Early Life-History Stages of the Purple Sea Urchin, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus. Biological Bulletin 223: 312-327.


Hofmann GE, Smith JE, Johnson KS, Send U, Levin LA, Micheli F, Paytan A, Price NN, Peterson B, Takeshita Y, Matson PG, Crook ED, Kroeker KJ, Gambi MC, Rivest EB, Frieder CA, Yu PC, Martz TR (2011) High-frequency dynamics of ocean pH: a multi-ecosystem comparison. PLoS ONE 6: e28983.


Matson PG, Martz TR, Hofmann GE (2011) High-frequency observations of pH under Antarctic sea ice in the southern Ross Sea. Antarctic Science 23: 607-613.


Yu PC, Matson PG, Martz TR, Hofmann GE (2011) The ocean acidification seascape and its relationship to the performance of calcifying marine invertebrates: Laboratory experiments on the development of urchin larvae framed by environmentally-relevant pCO2/pH. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 400: 288-295.


Fangue, NA, O’Donnell MJ, Sewell MA, Matson PG, MacPherson AC, Hofmann GE (2010) A laboratory-based, experimental system for the study of ocean acidification effects on marine larvae. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 8: 441-452.


Matson PG, Steffen BT, Allen RM (2010) Settlement behavior of cyphonautes larvae of the bryozoan Membranipora membranacea in response to different algal substrata. Invertebrate Biology 129: 277-283.


Matson PG, Edwards MS (2007) Effects of ocean temperature on the southern range limits of two understory kelps, Pterygophora californica and Eisenia arborea, at multiple life stages. Marine Biology 151: 1941-1949.


Matson PG, Edwards MS (2006) Latitudinal variation in stipe hollowing in Eisenia arborea (Phaeophyceae: Laminariales). Phycologia. 45: 343-348.


Ward DL, Schultz AA, Matson PG (2003) Differences in swimming ability and behavior in response to high water velocities among native and nonnative fishes. Environmental Biology of Fishes 68: 87-92.