Publications

Peer-reviewed

Khade, V., Kurian, J., Chang, P., Szunyogh, I., Thyng, K., & Montuoro, R. (2017). Oceanic Ensemble Forecasting in the Gulf of Mexico: An application to the case of the Deep Water Horizon oil spill. Ocean Modelling. doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2017.04.004. link.

Thyng, K. M. and R. D. Hetland (2017). Texas and Louisiana Coastal Vulnerability and Shelf Connectivity. Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 116, Issues 1-2, Pages 226-233, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.12.074. link.

Fitzsimmons, J. N., T. M. Conway, J.-M. Lee, R. Kayser, K. M. Thyng, S. G. John, and E. A. Boyle (2016), Dissolved iron and iron isotopes in the Southeastern Pacific Ocean, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 30, doi:10.1002/2015GB005357. link

Thyng, K. M., C. A. Greene, R. D. Hetland, H. M. Zimmerle, and S. F. DiMarco. 2016. True colors of oceanography: Guidelines for effective and accurate colormap selection. Oceanography 29(3):9–13, doi:10.5670/oceanog.2016.66. pdf

Bacosa, H. P., K. M. Thyng, S. Plunkett, D. L. Erdner, Z. Liu. The tarballs on Texas beaches following the 2014 Texas City "Y" Spill: Modeling, chemical, and microbiological studies, Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 109, Issue 1, 15 August 2016, Pages 236-244, ISSN 0025-326X, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.05.076. link

Roc, T, S. W. Funke, K. M. Thyng (2015). Standard methodology for tidal array project optimisation: An idealized study of the Minas Passage. Proceedings European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Nantes, France. pdf.

Thyng, K. M. and R. D. Hetland, (2014). TracPy: Wrapping the Fortran Lagrangian trajectory model TRACMASS. Proceedings of the 13th Python in Science Conference (SciPy 2014). pdf.

Roc, T., D. Greaves, K. M. Thyng, & D. Conley (2014). Tidal turbine representation in an ocean circulation model: Towards realistic applications. Ocean Engineering, 78, 95--111. doi:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2013.11.010. link

Thyng, K. M., R. D. Hetland, M. T. Ogle, X. Zhang, F. Chen, & L. Campbell (2013). Origins of Karenia brevis harmful algal blooms along the Texas coast. Limnology & Oceanography: Fluids & Environments, 3, 269-278. doi: 10.1215/21573689-2417719. link

Thyng, K. M., J. J. Riley, & J. Thomson (2013). Inference of turbulence parameters from a ROMS simulation using the k-ε closure scheme. Ocean Modelling, 72(C), 104--118. doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2013.08.008. pre-print link

Thyng, K. M. & T. Roc (2013). Tidal current turbine power capture and impact in an idealised channel simulation. Proceedings European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Aalborg, Denmark. pdf

Roc, T., K. M. Thyng, & D. Conley (2011). Applying a numerical decision-making tool for tidal current turbine (TCT) planning projects to the Puget Sound estuary - Early Results. Proceedings European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Southampton, UK. pdf

Kawase, M., & K. M. Thyng (2010). Three-dimensional hydrodynamic modelling of inland marine waters of Washington State, United States, for tidal resource and environmental impact assessment. Renewable Power Generation, IET, 4(6), 568-578. doi:10.1049/iet-rpg.2009.0195. link

Products and Other

Thyng, K. M. (2015). cmocean: Beautiful colormaps for oceanography. https://github.com/matplotlib/cmocean.

Thyng, K. M., C. H. Barker, K. Jordahl, D. Cherian (2014). TracPy, Zenodo, doi:10.5281/zenodo.10433.

Thyng, K. M. (2012). Numerical Simulation of Admiralty Inlet, WA, with Tidal Hydrokinetic Turbine Siting Application (Doctoral dissertation). pdf

Thyng, K. M., & Riley, J. J. (2010, September). Idealized headland simulation for tidal hydrokinetic turbine siting metrics. In OCEANS 2010 (pp. 1-6). IEEE. pdf