• Smith, A. J.D. Aguilar, C.A. Boch, G. DeLeo, A. Hernandez-Velasco, S. Houck, R. Martinez, S.G Monismith, J. Torre, C.B. Woodson, and F. Micheli. In press. Rapid recovery of depleted abalone in Isla Natividad, Baja California, Mexico. Ecosphere

  • Omidvar, S.*, M. Fagundes*, and C.B. Woodson. In press. Modification of internal wave generation and energy conversion in the nearshore due to tide-tide and tide-wind interactions. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.

  • Valle-Levinson, A., M.A. Daly*, B. Juarez, L. Tenorio, M. Fagundes*, C.B. Woodson, and S.G. Monismith. 2022. Influence of kelp forests on flow around headlands. Science of the Total Environment: 153952, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.153952

  • McManus, M.A., A.T Greer, A.H.V. Timmerman, J.C. Sevadjian, C.B. Woodson, R. Cowen, D.A. Fong, S. Monismith, O.M. Cheriton. 2021. Characterization of the biological, physical, and chemical properties of a toxic thin layer in a temperate marine system. Marine Ecology Progress Series doi: 10.3354/meps13879

  • Low, N. H.*, F. Micheli, J.D. Aguilar, D.R. Arce, C.A. Boch, J.C. Bonilla, and C.B. Woodson. 2021. Variable coastal hypoxia exposure and drivers across the southern California Current. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 1-10.

  • Lindhart, M., J.S. Rogers, S.A. Maticka, C.B. Woodson, and S.G. Monismith. 2021. Wave modulation of flows on open and closed reefs. Journal of Geophysical Research:Oceans, 126(4), e2020JC016645.

  • Omidvar, S.*, M. Davoodi, and C.B. Woodson. 2021. Barotropic to baroclinic energy conversion using a time-varying background density. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 918.

  • Woodson, C.B., J.R. Schramski, and S.B. Joye. 2020. Food web complexity weakens size-based constraints on the pyramids of life. Proc Roy Society B.

  • Beas, R., F. Micheli, C.B. Woodson, M.H. Carr, D. Malone, J. Torre, C.A. Boch, J. Caselle, M. Edwards, J. Freiwald, S. Hamilton, A. Hernández-Velasco, B. Konar, K. Kroeker, J. Lorda, G. Montaño-Moctezuma, G. Torres-Moye, Guillermo. 2020. Geographic variation in functional responses of kelp forest communities to recent climatic changes and consequences for ecosystem functioning. Global…

  • Fagundes, M.*, S.Y. Litvin, F. Micheli, S. Omidvar*, G. De Leo, C.A. Boch, J.P. Barry, and C.B. Woodson. 2020. Global climate models overestimate exposure regimes in nearshore environments. Nature Sci Reports 10 (1), 1-11

  • Schramski, J.R., C.B. Woodson, J.H. Brown. 2021. Energy use and the sustainability of intensifying food production. Nature Sustainability 3 (4), 257-259.

  • Savidge, W., K.R. Doyle, and C.B. Woodson. 2020. Export and recycling of dissolved nutrients in the Ogeechee River estuary (Georgia, USA). Journal of Marine Research 78 (2), 59-89.

  • Aalto, E.A.*, J.P. Barry, C.A. Boch, S.Y. Litvin, F. Micheli, C.B. Woodson, and G.A. De Leo. 2020. Abalone populations are most sensitive to potential effects of ocean acidification on mature adults. Marine Ecology Progress Series, doi: 10.3354/meps13320

  • Hefner, B.B.*, J.S. Rogers, S.A. Maticka*, S.G. Monismith, and C.B. Woodson. 2019. Instrumentation for direct measurements of wave-driven flow over a fringing reef crest. Limnol Oceanogr Methods doi: 10.1002/lom3.10337

  • White, J.W., M.H. Carr, J.E. Caselle, L. Washburn, C.B. Woodson, S.R. Palumbi, P.M. Carlson, R.R. Warner, B.A. Menge, J.A. Barth, C.A. Blanchette, P.T. Raimondi, and K. Milligan 2019. Connectivity, dispersal, and recruitment in Large Marine Ecosystems: Connecting benthic communities and the coastal ocean. Oceanography 32(3): 50-59.

  • Schramski, J.R., C.B. Woodson, G. Steck, D. Munn, and J.H. Brown. 2019. Declining Country-Level Food Self-Sufficiency Suggests Future Food Insecurities. Biophys Econ Resour Qual 4: 12 doi:10.1007/s41247-019-0060-0

  • Aalto, E.A., F. Micheli, C.A. Boch, J.A. Espinoza Montes, C.B. Woodson, and G.A. De Leo. 2019. Marine protected areas lower risk of recruitment failure following widespread catastrophic mortality events. American Naturalist, doi: 10.1086/701781

  • Gu, W.*, J.K. Christian, and C.B. Woodson. 2018. A novel coupled fluid-behavior model for simulating dynamic huddle formation. PLOS One, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203231

  • Woodson, C.B., F. Micheli, C. Boch, M. Al-Najjar, A. Espinoza, A. Hernandez, L. Vázquez-Vera, A. Saenz-Arroyo, S.G. MonismithandJ. Torre. 2018. Harnessing marine microclimates for climate change adaptation and marine conservation. Conservation Letters.

  • Boch, C.A., F. Micheli, M. Al-Najjar, S.G. Monismith, J.M. Beers, J.C. Bonilla, A.M. Espinoza, L. Vazquez, and C.B. Woodson. 2018. Local oceanographic variability influences the performance of juvenile abalone under climate change. Scientific Reports doi:10.1038/s41598-018-23746-z

  • Woodson, C.B. 2018. The fate and impact of internal waves on nearshore ecosystems. Annual Review of Marine Science 10:421-441, doi: 10.1146/annurev-marine-121916-063619

  • Rogers, J.S., S.A. Maticka, V. Chirayath, C.B. Woodson, J.J. Alonso, S.G. Monismith. 2018. Connecting flow over complex terrain to hydrodynamic roughness on a coral reef. J Phys Oce. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-18-0013.1

  • Woodson, C.B., J.R. Schramski, S.B. Joye. 2018. A unifying theory for top-heavy ecosystem structure in the ocean. Nature Communications 9:23, doi:10.1038/s41467-017-02450-y

  • Leary, P.R.*, C.B. Woodson, M.E. Squibb, M.W. Denny, S.G. Monismith, F. Micheli. 2017. Internal tide pools prolong kelp forest hypoxic events. Limnol Oceanogr doi: 10.1002/lno.10716.

  • Boch, CA, SY Litvin, F Micheli, G De Leo, EA Aalto, C Lovera, CB Woodson, SG Monismith, JP Barry. 2017. Effects of current and future coastal upwelling conditions on the fertilization success of the red abalone (Haliotis rufescens) ICES Journal of Marine Science 74(4): 1125-1134. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsx017

  • Greer AT, Woodson CB, Guigand CM, Cowen RK. 2016. Larval fishes utilize Batesian mimicry as a survival strategy in the plankton MEPS 551:1-12, doi:10.3354/meps11751

  • Greer AT, Woodson CB, Smith CE, Guigand CM, Cowen RK. 2016. Examining mesozooplankton patch structure and its implications for trophic interactions in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Plankton Research, doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbw033

  • Walter, R.K., M. Stastna, C.B. Woodson, and S.G. Monismith. 2016. Observations of nonlinear internal waves at a persistent coastal upwelling front. Continental Shelf Research doi:10.1016/j.csr.2016.02.007

  • Greer, A.T., and C.B. Woodson. 2016. Application of a predator–prey overlap metric to determine the impact of sub-grid scale feeding dynamics on ecosystem productivity. ICES Journal of Marine Science: Journal du Conseil doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsw001

  • Koweek, DA, RB Dunbar, SG Monismith, DA Mucciarone, CB Woodson, and L Samuel. 2015. High-resolution physical and biogeochemical variability from a shallow back reef on Ofu, American Samoa: an end-member perspective. Coral Reefs 34: 979-991, doi:10.1007/s00338-015-1308-9

  • Woodson, C.B., and S.Y. Litvin. 2015. Ocean fronts drive marine ecosystem production and biogeochemical cycling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1417143112

  • Walter, RK, ME Squibb, CB Woodson, JR Koseff, and SG Monismith. 2014. Stratified turbulence in the nearshore coastal ocean: Dynamics and evolution in the presence of internal bores. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 119: 8709–8730, doi:10.1002/2014JC010396

  • Sevadjian, JC, MA McManus, J Ryan, AT Greer AT, RK Cowen, CB Woodson. 2014. Across-shore variability in plankton layering and abundance associated with physical forcing in Monterey Bay, California. Continental Shelf Research 72:138-151, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2013.09.018

  • Walter, RK, CB Woodson, PR Leary, and SG Monismith. 2014. Connecting wind‐driven upwelling and offshore stratification to nearshore internal bores and oxygen variability. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 119:3517–3534, doi: 10.1002/2014JC009998

  • Booth, J.A.T., C.B. Woodson, M. Sutula, F. Micheli, S.B. Weisberg, S. Bograd, A. Steele, J. Schoen, and L.B. Crowder. 2014. Patterns and potential drivers of declining oxygen content along the southern California coast. Limnology and Oceanography 59: 1127-1138.

  • Ryan, J.P., J.B.J. Harvey, Y. Zhang, and C.B. Woodson. 2014. Distributions of invertebrate larvae and phytoplankton in a coastal upwelling system retention zone and peripheral front. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology & Ecology 459: 51–60.

  • Moniz, R.J., D.A. Fong, C.B. Woodson, S.K. Willis, M.T. Stacey, and S.G. Monismith. 2014. Scale-dependent dispersion within the stratified interior on the shelf of northern Monterey Bay. J Phys Oceanogr 44: 1049–1064.

  • Caldwell, M. R., E. H. Hartge, L. C. Ewing, G. Griggs, R. P. Kelly, S. C. Moser, S. G. Newkirk, R. A. Smyth, and C. B. Woodson. 2013. Coastal Issues. In Assessment of Climate Change in the Southwest United States: A Report Prepared for the National Climate Assessment, edited by G. Garfin, A. Jardine, R.…

  • Woodson, C.B. 2013. Spatiotemporal variability in cross-shelf exchange across Monterey Bay, CA. J Phys Oceanogr 43 (8): 1648-1665

  • Walter, R.K., C.B. Woodson, R.S. Arthur, O.B. Fringer, S.G. Monismith. 2012. Nearshore internal bores and turbulent mixing in southern Monterey Bay. Journal of Geophysical Research 117 (C7), C07017, doi:10.1029/2012JC008115

  • Woodson, C.B., J.A. Tyburczy, M.A. McManus, J.A. Barth, J.E. Caselle, M.H. Carr, D.P. Malone, P.T. Raimondi, L. Washburn, B. Menge, and S.R. Palumbi. 2012. Coastal fronts set recruitment and connectivity patterns across multiple taxa. Limnol Oceanogr 57: 582-596, doi: 10.4319/lo.2012.57.2.0582.

  • McManus, M.A., C.B. Woodson. 2012. Plankton distributions and Ocean Dispersal. J Exp Biol 215: 1008-1016. doi:10.1242/jeb.059014.

  • Woodson, C.B., J.A. Barth, O.M. Cheriton, M.A. McManus, J.P. Ryan, L. Washburn, and others. 2011. Observations of internal wave packets propagating along-shelf in northern Monterey Bay. Geophys Res Let 38: L01605 doi: 10.1029/2010GL045453. (Results from the PISCO Oceanography Summer Graduate Course in 2008).

  • Suanda, S.H., J.A. Barth, and C.B. Woodson. 2011. Diurnal heat balance for the northern Monterey Bay inner shelf. J Geophys Res 116: C09030, doi:10.1029/2010JC006894

  • Ryan, J.P., A.M. Fisher, R. Kudela, M.A. McManus, J.S. Myers, J.D. Paduan, C. Rusham, C.B. Woodson, Y. Zhang. 2010. Recurrent patterns of surface slicks and internal waves in a coastal upwelling shadow. J Geophys Res – Oceans 115: C12070 doi: 10.1029/2010JC006398.

  • Carr, M., C.B. Woodson, O. Cheriton, M.A. McManus, D. Malone, and P. Raimondi. 2010. Knowledge through partnerships: Integrating marine protected area monitoring and ocean observing systems. Front Ecol Environ doi: 10.1890/090096.

  • Woodson, C.B., J.A. Barth, D.J. Hoover, A.R. Kirincich, M.A. McManus, J. P. Ryan, J. Tyburczy, and L. Washburn. 2009. The northern Monterey Bay upwelling shadow front: Observations of a coastally- and surface-trapped buoyant plume. J Geophys Res – Oceans C12013, doi:10.1029JC005623.

  • McManus, M.A., K. Benoit-Bird, and C.B. Woodson. 2008. Behavior exceeds physical forcing in the diel horizontal migration of a midwater sound-scattering layer in Hawaiian waters. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 365: 91-101.

  • Woodson, C.B., and M.A. McManus. 2007. Foraging behavior can influence dispersal of marine organisms. Limnol Oceanogr 52: 2701-2709.

  • Woodson, C.B., D.R. Webster, M.J. Weissburg, and J. Yen. 2007. The prevalence and implications of copepod behavioral responses to oceanographic structure. Integr Comp Biol 47: 831-846. doi: 10.1093/icb/icm091.

  • Woodson, C.B., D. Eerkes-Medrano, A. Flores-Morales, M. Foley, S. Henkel, M. Hessing-Lewis, D. Jacinto, L. Needles, M. Nishizaki, J. O’Leary, C. Ostrander, M. Pespeni, K. Schwager, J. Tyburczy, K. Weersing, A.R. Kirincich, J. Barth, M.A. McManus, and L. Washburn. 2007. Diurnal upwelling driven by sea breezes in northern Monterey Bay. Cont Shelf Res 27: 2289-2302.…

  • Woodson, C.B., D.R. Webster, M.J. Weissburg, and J. Yen. 2007. Cue hierarchy in the foraging behavior of calanoid copepods: Ecological implications of oceanographic structure. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 330: 163-177.

  • Burkepile, D.E., J.D. Parker, C.B. Woodson, H.J. Mills, J. Kubanek, P.A. Sobecky, and M.E. Hay. 2006. Chemically-mediated competition between microbes and animals: microbes as consumers in food webs. Ecology 87: 2821-2831. (Featured article in Nature ‘s Research Highlights 446:92-93, 27 April 2007; Featured on National Public Radio’s, All Things Considered “Science Out of the Box”…

  • Woodson, C.B., D.R. Webster, M.J. Weissburg, and J. Yen. 2005. Response of copepods to physical gradients associated with structure in the ocean. Limnol Oceanogr 50: 1552-1564.