Jennifer Paduan’s Publications

Le Saout, M., Clague, D.A., Paduan, J.B. (2022) Faulting and magmatic accretion across the overlapping spreading center between Vance Segment and Axial South Rift, Juan de Fuca Ridge, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 23, e2021GC010082. doi: 10.1029/2021GC010082

Salcedo, D.L., Soto, L.A., Paduan, J.B., (2021). Trophic interactions among the macrofauna of the deep-sea hydrothermal vents of Alarcón Rise, Southern Gulf of California. Deep Research Part 1: Oceanographic Research Papers, 176: doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2021.103609

Vega-Ramirez, L.A., Spelz-Madero, R.M., Negrete-Aranda, R., Neumann, F., Caress, D.W., Clague, D.A., Paduan, J.B., Contreras, J., & Pena-Dominguez, G. (2021) A new method for fault-scarp detection using linear discriminant analysis in high-resolution bathymetry data from the Alarcón Rise and Pescadero Basin, Tectonics. doi: 10.1029/2021TC006925.

Clague, D.A., Martin, J.F., Paduan, J.B., Butterfield, D.A., Jamieson, J.W., Le Saout, M., Caress, D.W., Thomas, H., Holden, J.F., & Kelley, D.S. (2020) Hydrothermal chimney distribution on the Endeavour Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 21, doi: 10.1029/2020GC008917.

Clague, D.A., Paduan, J.B., Caress, D.W., McClain, J., & Zierenberg, R.A. (2020). Lava flows erupted in 1996 on North Gorda Ridge Segment and the geology of the nearby Sea Cliff hydrothermal vent field from 1-m resolution AUV mapping. Frontiers in Earth Science, 7:27, doi: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00027.

Le Saout, M., Bohnenstiehl, D.R., Paduan, J.B., & Clague, D.A. (2020) Quantification of eruption dynamics on the north rift at Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 21, e2020GC009136. doi:

Wheat, C.G., Zierenberg, R.A., Paduan, J.B., Caress, D.W., Clague, D.A., & Chadwick Jr., W.W. (2020) Changing brine inputs into hydrothermal fluids: southern Cleft Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 21, e2020GC009360. doi: 10.1029/2020GC009360.

Clague, D.A., Marsaglia, K.M., Cousens, B.L., & Paduan, J.B. (2019). Oligocene and Miocene volcanics in the sedimentary forearc of the Outer California Borderland, Society for Sedimentary Geology, 110, 22-42. doi: 10.2110/sepmsp.110.04.

Clague, D.A., Paduan, J.B., Caress, D.W., Moyer, C.L., Glazer, B.T., & Yoerger, D.R. (2019). Structure of Loihi Seamount, Hawaii and lava flow morphology from high-resolution mapping. Frontiers in Earth Science, 7, doi: 10.3389/feart.2019.00058.

Le Saout, M., Clague, D.A. & Paduan, J.B. (2019). Evolution of fine-scale segmentation at Intermediate-spreading rate ridges, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 20(8), 3841-3860, doi: 10.1029/2019GC008218.

Salcedo, D.L., Soto, L.A., & Paduan, J.B. (2019). Trophic structure of the macrofauna associated to deep-vents of the southern Gulf of California: Pescadero Basin and Pescadero Transform Fault. PLoS ONE 14(11): e0224698. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0224698.

Clague, D.A., Caress, D.W., Dreyer, B.M., Lundsten, L., Paduan, J.B., Portner, R.A., Spelz-Madero, R., Bowles, J.A., Castillo, P.R., Guardado-France, R., Le Saout, M., Martin, J.F., Santa Rosa-del Rio, M.A., & Zierenberg, R.A. (2018). Geology of the Alarcon Rise, Southern Gulf of California. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. doi: 10.1002/2017GC007348.

Clague, D.A., Paduan, J.B, Dreyer, B.M., Chadwick, W.W. Jr., Rubin, K.R., Perfit, M.R., & Fundis, A.T. (2018). Chemical variations in the 1998, 2011, and 2015 lava flows from Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge: cooling during ascent, lateral transport, and flow. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19(9), 2915-2933. doi: 10.1029/2018GC007708.

Paduan, J.B., Zierenberg, R.A., Clague, D.A., Spelz, R.M., Caress, D.W., Troni, G., Thomas, H., Glessner, J., Lilley, M.D., Lorenson, T., Lupton, J., Neumann, F., Santa Rosa del-Rio, M., & Wheat., C.G. (2018). Discovery of hydrothermal vent fields on Alarcón Rise and in Southern Pescadero Basin, Gulf of California. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19. doi: 10.1029/2018GC007771.

Clague D.A., Paduan, J.B., Caress, D.W., Chadwick Jr, W.W., Le Saout, M., Dreyer, B.M., Portner, R.A. (2017). High-resolution AUV mapping and targeted ROV observations of three historical lava flows at Axial Seamount, Oceanography, 30(4), 82-99, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2017.426.

Goffredi S.K., Johnson, S., Tunnicliffe, V., Caress, D., Clague, D., Escobar, E., Lundsten, L., Paduan, J.B., Rouse, G., Salcedo, D.L, Soto, L.A., Spelz-Madero, R., Zierenberg, R., &Vrijenhoek, R. (2017). Hydrothermal vent fields discovered in the southern Gulf of California clarify role of habitat in augmenting regional diversity. Proc. R. Soc. B, 284: 20170817. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2017.0817.

Sanborn, K.L., Webster, J.M., Yokoyama, Y., Dutton, A., Braga, J.C., Clague, D.A., Paduan, J.B., Wagner, D, Rooney, J.J., Hansen, J. R. (2017). New evidence of Hawaiian coral reef drowning in response to meltwater pulse-1A. Quaternary Science Reviews, 175(Supplement C), 60–72.

Chadwick, W. W., Paduan, J. B., Clague, D. A., Dreyer, B. M., Merle, S. G., Bobbitt, A. M., Caress, D.W., Philip, C.T., Kelley, D. S., & Nooner, S. L. (2016). Voluminous eruption from a zoned magma body after an increase in supply rate at Axial Seamount. Geophysical Research Letters.

Paduan, J.B., Clague, D.A., Caress, D.W., & Thomas, H. (2016). High-resolution AUV mapping and ROV sampling of mid-ocean ridges, Oceans 2016 – MTS/IEEE Monterey, Monterey, CA, pp. 1-8. doi: 10.1109/OCEANS.2016.7761264.

Portner, R.A., D.A. Clague, C. Helo, B.M. Dreyer, J.B. Paduan (2015) Contrasting styles of deep-marine pyroclastic eruptions revealed from Axial Seamount push core records. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.03.043.

Clague, D.A., B.M. Dreyer, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, D.W. Caress, J.B. Gill, D.S. Kelley, H. Thomas, R.A. Portner, J.R. Delaney, T.P. Guilderson, M.L. McGann (2014) Eruptive and tectonic history of the Endeavour segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge, based on AUV mapping data and lava flow ages. Geochem., Geophys., Geosyst., doi: 10.1002/2014GC005415.

Portner, R.A., D.A. Clague, J.B. Paduan (2014) Caldera formation and varied eruption styles on North Pacific seamounts: the clastic lithofacies record. Bull. Volcanol. 76:845. doi: 10.1007/s00445-014-0845-3.

Chadwick, W.W., D.A. Clague, R.W. Embley, M.R. Perfit, D.A. Butterfield, D.W. Caress, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, P. Sasnett, S.G. Merle, A.M. Bobbitt (2013) The 1998 eruption of Axial Seamount: New insights on submarine lava flow emplacement from high-resolution mapping. Geochem., Geophys., Geosyst., doi: 10.1002/ggge.20202.

Clague, D.A., B.M. Dreyer, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, W.W. Chadwick, D.W. Caress, R.A. Portner, T.P. Guilderson, M.L. McGann, H. Thomas, D.A. Butterfield, R.W. Embley (2013) Geologic history of the summit of Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochem., Geophys., Geosyst., doi: 10.1002/ggge.20240.

Thompson, D., D. Caress, D. Clague, D. Conlin, J. Harvey, E. Martin, J. Paduan, C. Paull, J. Ryan, H. Thomas, Y. Zhang (2013). MBARI Dorado AUV’s scientific results. Presented at the Proceedings of Marine Technology Society/Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Oceans 2013.

Yeo, I.A., D.A. Clague, J.F. Martin, J.B. Paduan, D.W. Caress (2013) Pre-eruptive flow focussing in dikes feeding historical pillow ridges on the Juan de Fuca and Gorda Ridges. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi: 10.1002/ggge.20210

Caress, D.W., D.A. Clague, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, B.M. Dreyer, W.W. Chadwick Jr, A. Denny, D.S. Kelley (2012) Repeat bathymetric surveys at 1-metre resolution of lava flows erupted at Axial Seamount in April 2011. Nature Geoscience, 5(7): 483-488. doi: 10.1038/NGEO1496.

Clague, G.E., W.J. Jones, J.B. Paduan, D.A. Clague, R.C. Vrijenhoek (2012) Phylogeography of Acesta clams from submarine seamounts and escarpments along the western margin of North America. Marine Ecology, 33, 75-87, doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0485.2011.00458.x.

Clague, D. A., J. B. Paduan, D. W. Caress, H. Thomas, W. W. Chadwick, Jr., and S. G. Merle (2011), Volcanic morphology of West Mata Volcano, NE Lau Basin, based on high-resolution bathymetry and depth changes, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 12, QOAF03, doi:10.1029/2011GC003791.

Davis, A. S., D. A. Clague, J. B. Paduan, B. L. Cousens, and J. Huard (2010), Origin of volcanic seamounts at the continental margin of California related to changes in plate margins, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q05006, doi:10.1029/2010GC003064, 28 pages.

Faichney, I.D.E., J.M. Webster, D.A. Clague, J.B. Paduan, P.D. Fullagar (2010) Unraveling the tilting history of the submerged reefs surrounding Oahu and the Maui-Nui Complex, Hawaii. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 11(7): 20 pages. doi:10.1029/2010GC003044.

Clague, D., L. Lundsten, J. Hein, J. Paduan, A. Davis (2010) Spotlight 6: Davidson Seamount. Oceanography 23(1): 126-127.

Clague, D.A. and J.B. Paduan (2009) Submarine basaltic volcanism, In: Submarine Volcanism and Mineralization: Modern through Ancient, B. Cousens and S.J. Piercey (eds.), Geological Association of Canada, Short Course 39-30 May 2008, Quebec City, Canada, p. 41-60.

Clague, D.A., J.B. Paduan, A.S. Davis (2009) Widespread strombolian eruptions of mid-ocean ridge basalt, Journal of Volcanology and Geophysical Research, 180: 171-188, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.08.007.

Clague, D. A., J. B. Paduan, R. A. Duncan, J. J. Huard, A. S. Davis, P. R. Castillo, P. Lonsdale, and A. DeVogelaere (2009), Five million years of compositionally diverse, episodic volcanism: Construction of Davidson Seamount atop an abandoned spreading center, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10, Q12009, doi:10.1029/2009GC002665.

Paduan, J.B., D.W. Caress, D.A. Clague, C.K. Paull, H. Thomas (2009) High-resolution mapping of mass wasting, tectonic, and volcanic hazards using the MBARI Mapping AUV, Rendiconti Online Società Geologica Italiana, 7: 181-186.

Paduan, J.B., D.A. Clague, A.S. Davis (2009) Evidence that three seamounts off southern California were ancient islands, Marine Geology, 265: 146-156, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2009.07.003.

Caress, D.W., H. Thomas, W. J. Kirkwood, R. McEwen, R. Henthorn, D.A. Clague, C. K. Paull, J. Paduan, and K. L. Maier (2008) “High-Resolution Multibeam, Sidescan, and Subbottom Surveys Using the MBARI AUV D. Allan B.”, Marine Habitat Mapping Technology for Alaska, J.R. Reynolds and H.G. Greene (eds.) Alaska Sea Grant College Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks. doi:10.4027/mhmta.2008.04.

Davis, A. S., D. A. Clague, B. L. Cousens, R. Keaten, J. B. Paduan (2008) Geochemistry of basalt from the North Gorda segment of the Gorda Ridge: Evolution toward ultraslow spreading ridge lavas due to decreasing magma supply, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 9: Q04004, doi:10.1029/2007GC001775.

Paduan, J.B., D.A. Clague, A.S. Davis (2007) Erratic continental rocks on volcanic seamounts off the US west coast, Marine Geology, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2007.07.007

Davis, A.S., D.A. Clague, J.B. Paduan (2007) Diverse origins of xenoliths from seamounts at the continental margin, offshore central California, Journal of Petrology, 48(5): 829-852, doi:10.1093/petrology/egm003.

Clague, D.A., J.B. Paduan, W.C. McIntosh, B.L. Cousens, A.S. Davis, J.R. Reynolds (2006) A submarine perspective of the Honolulu Volcanics, Oahu, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 151: 279-307 doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.07.036

Paull C.K., B. Schlining, W. Ussler III, J.B. Paduan, D. Caress, and H.G. Greene (2005) Distribution of chemosynthetic biological communities in Monterey Bay, California, Geology 33(2): 85-88. doi:10.1130/G20927.1

MBARI Mapping Team (2001) Northern California and Oregon Margin Multibeam Survey. MBARI Digital Data Series No. 5.

MBARI Mapping Team (2001) West Coast Seamounts and Ridges Multibeam Survey. MBARI Digital Data Series No. 7.

Stakes, D.S., D. Orange, J.B. Paduan, K.A. Salamy, and N. Maher (1999) Cold seeps and authigenic carbonate formation in Monterey Bay, California. Marine Geology, 159, 93-109.

Pilskaln, C.H., C. Lehmann, J.B. Paduan, and M.W. Silver (1998) Spatial and temporal dynamics in marine aggregate abundance, sinking rate and flux: Monterey Bay, central California. Deep-Sea Research, 45, 1803-1837.

Pilskaln, C.H., J.B. Paduan, F.P. Chavez, R.Y. Anderson, and W.M. Berelson (1996) Carbon export and regeneration in the coastal upwelling system of Monterey Bay, central California. Journal of Marine Research, 54(6), 1-31.

Rosenfeld, L.K., R.E. Schramm, J.B. Paduan, G.A. Hatcher, Jr., T. Anderson (1994) Hydrographic data collected in Monterey Bay during 1 September 1988 to 16 December 1992. MBARI Technical Report #94-15 (549 pp) and Supplement (292 pp).

Steinberg, D.K., M.W. Silver, C.H. Pilskaln, S.L. Coale, and J.B. Paduan (1994) Mid-water zooplankton communities on pelagic detritus (giant larvacean houses) in Monterey Bay, California. Limnology and Oceanography, 39(7), 1606-1620.

Pilskaln, C.H. and J.B. Paduan (1992) Laboratory techniques for the handling and geochemical analysis of water column particulate and surface sediment samples. MBARI Technical Report #92-9.

Brophy, J.E. and D.J. Carlson (1989) Production of biologically-refractory dissolved organic carbon by natural seawater microbial populations, Deep-Sea Research, 36, 497-507, doi: 10.1016/0198-0149(89)90002-2

Carlson, D.J., L.E. Morrill, and J.E. Brophy (1987) Techniques of fluorescence depolarization for measuring seawater viscosities, Limnology and Oceanography, 32, 1377-1381. [PDF]

Brophy, J.E.  (1987) Production of biologically-refractory dissolved organic carbon by natural seawater microbial populations, M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, 64 pp.


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