Brendan Carter

Brendan R. Carter

  • Research Scientist

Anthropogenic carbon distributions, repeat hydrography, alkalinity cycling, carbonate system measurements, seawater property estimate algorithm development, biogeochemical profiling floats, adjoint ocean modeling

Selected publications

Carter, B. R., R.A. Feely, N. L. Williams, A. G. Dickson, M. B. Fong, and Y. Takeshita, (accepted): Updated Methods for Global Locally-Interpolated Estimation of Alkalinity, pH, and Nitrate. Limnol. Oceanogr. Methods

Carter B. R., R.A. Feely, S. Mecking, J.N. Cross, A.M. Macdonald, S.A. Siedlecki, L.D. Talley, C.L. Sabine, F.J. Millero, J.H. Swift, and A.G. Dickson (2017) Two Decades of Pacific Anthropogenic Carbon Storage and Ocean Acidification Along GO-SHIP Sections P16 and P02, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 31(2) 306-327, 10.1002/2016GB005485.

Carter B. R., N. L. Williams, A. R. Gray, and R. A. Feely, Locally Interpolated Alkalinity Regression for Global Alkalinity Estimation, Limnol. Oceanogr. Methods. 14(4), 268-277, doi: 10.1002/lom3.10087.

Carter, B. R., et al. When can ocean acidification impacts be detected from decadal alkalinity measurements?. Global Biogeochem. Cycles 30(4) (2016): 595-612, doi: 10.1002/2015GB005308.

Carter, B. R., J. R. Toggweiler, R.M. Key, and J.L. Sarmiento (2014) Processes controlling the marine alkalinity and carbonate saturation distributions, Biogeosci., 11(7), 11139-11178, doi: 10.5194/bg-11-7349-2014.

Carter, B. R., Dickson, A.G., and Talley, L. D., (2014) Mixing and remineralization in waters detrained from the surface into Subantarctic Mode Water and Antarctic Intermediate Water in the southeastern Pacific. J. Geophys. Res. 119, 4001–4028, doi: 10.1002/2013JC009355.

Carter, B. R., J. A. Radich, H. L. Doyle, and A. G. Dickson, (2013) An automated spectrophotometric system for discrete and underway seawater pH measurements. Limnol. Oceanogr.: Methods. 11, 16-27, doi: 10.4319/lom.2013.11.16.

R. A. Feely, S. Alin, B. R. Carter, N. Bednaršek, B. Hales, F. Chan, T. M. Hill, B. Gaylord, E. Sanford, R. H. Byrne, C. L. Sabine, D. Greeley, and L. Juranek, (2016) Chemical and Biological Impacts of Ocean Acidification Along the West Coast of North America, Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Sci. 183, 260-270.

Feely, R.A., R. Wanninkhof, B.R. Carter, J.N. Cross, J.T. Mathis, C.L. Sabine, C.E. Cosca, and J.A. Trinanes, 2015. Global ocean carbon cycle. In State of the Climate in 2015, J. Blunden and D.S. Arndt (eds.). Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 97(8):S89-S92, 2016 (also subsequent year).

Jiang, L. Q., R. A. Feely, B. R. Carter, D. J. Greeley, D. K. Gledhill, and K. M. Arzayus, (2015). Climatological distribution of aragonite saturation state in the global oceans. Global Biogeochem. Cycles. 29(10), 1656–1673, doi: 10.1002/2015GB005198.

Pfister, C. A.; A. J. Esbaugh, C. A. Frieder, H. Baumann, E. E. Bockmon, M. W. White, B. R. Carter, H. M. Benway, C. A. Blanchette, E. Carrington, J. B. McClintock, D. C. McCorkle, W. R. McGillis, T. A. Mooney, and P. Ziveri, (2014) Detecting the Unexpected:  A Research Framework for Ocean Acidification. Environ. Sci. Technol., 48(17), 9982–9994, doi: 10.1021/es501936p.

Majkut, J. D., B. R. Carter, T. L. Frӧlicher, C. O. Dufour, K. B. Rodgers, and J. L. Sarmiento, (2014) An observing system simulation for Southern Ocean carbon dioxide uptake, Philos. T. Roy. Soc. A, 372 (2019), 10.1098/rsta.2013.0046.