Francis J. Kelly, Jr.

TEES Associate Research Scientist, Director of Operations, and Adjunct Faculty

The Conrad Blucher Institute

Texas A&M University—Corpus Christi

 

Education:

M.S.:          1978; Oceanography, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.

B.A.:          1972; Physics, University of California, Berkeley

 

Employment:

2000-pres. TEES Associate Research Scientist, Director of Operations, and Adjunct Faculty Conrad Blucher Institute , Texas A&M University—Corpus Christi

1989-2000 Assistant Research Scientist, Geochemical and Environmental Research Group, College of Geosciences; Texas A&M University

1989-1993 Assistant Research Scientist and Lecturer, Joint Appointment: Geochemical and Environmental Research Group, College of Geosciences; Environmental and Water Resources Area, Civil Engineering Department, Texas A&M University

1982-1988 Assistant Research Scientist, Environmental Engineering Division, Civil Engineering Department, Texas A&M University

1979-1981 Research Associate, Environmental Engineering Division, Civil Engineering Department, Texas A&M University

1973-1978 Research Assistant, Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University

 

Society Memberships:

American Geophysical Union, Marine Technology Society

 

Research Interests:

HF-Radar measurement of surface currents

Integration of real-time ocean and estuarine measurement products

Continental shelf and estuarine circulation and dynamics

Oceanography of the Gulf of Mexico and the Texas-Louisiana continental shelf

Fate and effects of Loop Current eddies in the western Gulf

Methods of digital time series analysis and oceanographic instrumentation

Directional wave analysis

 

Selected  Papers and Proceedings:

Sullivan, A., M. Beaman, F.J. Kelly, V. Palma and J. Walther, 2004: Impairment verification monitoring in eleven Texas waterbodies: Step 1 for the development of successful and cost effective TMDLs. In: Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation 77th Annual Conference, October 2-6, 2004, New Orleans, LA.

Trujillo, D.A., F.J. Kelly, J.C. Perez, H.R. Riddles and J.S. Bonner, 2004: Accuracy of surface current velocity measurements obtained from HF-Radar in Corpus Christi Bay, Texas. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Sept. 20-24, 2004, Anchorage, AK.

Bonner, J.S., F.J. Kelly, C.A. Page, J. Perez, C. Fuller and T. Ojo, 2004: Sensing Nearshore Ecosystems,  (Proceedings of the 9th Federation of European chemical Societies (FECS) Conference on Chemistry and the Environment: Behaviour of Chemicals in the Environment)), August 29-September 1, 2004, Bordeaux, France, Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Submitted). 

Kelly, F.J., J.S. Bonner, T. Ojo, and Al Durel, 2004: Port Freeport’s "FlowInflow": An example of an Integrated Port Navigation and Environmental Data System (IPNEDS). In: Proceedings of the ASCE Ports 2004 Conference, May 23-26, 2004, Houston TX.

Bonner, J.S., F.J. Kelly, P.R. Michaud, C.A. Page, J. Perez, C. Fuller, T. Ojo and M. Sterling, 2003, Sensing the coastal environment. In: Dahlin, H., Flemiming, N.C., Nittis, K., and Peterson, S.E. (eds), Building the European Capacity in Operational Oceanography - Proceedings of the Third International Conference on EuroGOOS. Elsevier Oceanography Series, 69, Elsevier B.V., The Netherlands, pp.535-541.

Ojo, T.O., M. Sterling, J.S. Bonner, F.J. Kelly, C.A. Page, J. Perez, and C. Fuller, 2003, Adaptive sampling for coastal environmental monitoring using a geo-referenced mobile instrument platform and correlative data visualisation. In: Dahlin, H., Flemiming, N.C., Nittis, K., and Peterson, S.E. (eds), Building the European Capacity in Operational Oceanography - Proceedings of the Third International Conference on EuroGOOS. Elsevier Oceanography Series, 69, Elsevier B.V., The Netherlands, pp.353-355.

Fougere, A., M. St. Germain, and F.J. Kelly, 2003: Field evaluation of a revolutionary CTD design. Proceedings of the Oceans 2003 Conference, Sept. 22-26, 2003, San Diego, CA. pp. 2249-2253.

Kelly, F.J., J.S. Bonner, J.C. Perez, D. Trujillo, R.H. Weisberg, R. He, and M.E. Luther, 2003. A Comparison of Near-Surface Current Measurements by ADCP and HF-Radar on the West Florida Shelf. Proceedings of the IEEE/OES 7th Working Conference on Current Measurement Technology, March 13-15, San Diego, CA. pp. 70-74

Perez, J.C., J.S. Bonner, F.J. Kelly, and C. Fuller, 2003. Development of a Cheap, GPS-Based, Radio-Tracked, Surface Drifter for Closed Shallow-Water Bays. Proceedings of the IEEE/OES 7th Working Conference on Current Measurement Technology, March 13-15, Dan Diego, CA, pp. 66-69.

Kelly, F.J., R.H. Weisberg, J.S. Bonner, M.E. Luther, J.C. Perez, J.S. Adams, D Prouty, D. Trujillo, R. He, R. Cole, J. Donovan, and C.R. Merz, 2002: An HF-Radar test deployment amidst an ADCP array on the West Florida shelf. Proceedings of the Oceans 2002 IEEE/MTS Conference, October 29-31, 2002, Biloxi, MS, pp. 692-698.

J.S. Bonner, F.J. Kelly, P.R. Michaud, C.A. Page, J. Perez, C. Fuller, T. Ojo, and M. Sterling, 2002, Sensing the Coastal Environment. Proceedings of the 3rd EuroGOOS Conference. 3-6 December 2002, Athens, Greece.

Ojo, T.O., M. Sterling, J.S. Bonner, F.J. Kelly, C.A. Page, J. Perez, and C. Fuller. 2002, Adaptive sampling for coastal environmental monitoring using a georeferenced mobile instrument platform and correlative data visualization. Proceedings of the 3rd EuroGOOS Conference. 3-6 December 2002, Athens, Greece.

Fitzgerald, R., Sewell, G., Barrick, D., Kelly, F., Finite Element Calculation of Normal Modes for Tidal Flow Analyses of HF Radar Data in Corpus Christi Bay and Long Island Sound, Proceedings of the International Symposium in USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, June16-21, 2002.

Tissot, P., J. Perez, F.J. Kelly, J. Bonner, and P. Michaud: Dynamic neural network modeling of HF Radar current maps for forecasting oil spill trajectories. Proceedings of the Twenty-fourth Arctic and Marine Oilspill Program (AMOP) Technical Seminar, June 12-14, 2001, Alberta Canada.

Walpert, J.N., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.C. Bender, L.L. Lee III, and F.J. Kelly, 2001: The effects of marine fouling on the performance of a single-point acoustic Doppler current sensor mounted on a TABS-II spar buoy. Proceedings of the Oceans 2001 Conference, November 5-8, 2001, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Schaudt, K.J., G.Z. Forristall, L.H. Kantha, R. Leben, J.K. Choi, P. Black, N.L. Guinasso, Jr., J.N. Walpert, F.J. Kelly, S.F. DiMarco, O.Wang, S Anderson and P. Coholan, 2001: A look at currents in the Gulf of Mexico in 1999-2000. Proceedings of the 2001 Offshore Technology Conference, April 30 – May3, 2001, Houston TX.

Blaha J.P., G.H. Born, N.L. Guinasso, Jr., H.J. Herring, G.A. Jacobs, F.J. Kelly, R.R. Leben, R.D. Martin, Jr., G.L. Mellor, P.P. Niiler, M.E. Parke, R.C. Patchen, K. Schaudt, N.W. Scheffner, C.K. Shum, C. Ohlmann, W. Sturges, III, G.L. Weatherly, D. Webb and H.J. White, 2000: "Gulf of Mexico Ocean Monitoring System" Oceanography, 13(2), 10-17.

Walpert, J.N., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L. Lee III, and F.J. Kelly, 2000: Inter-comparison and evaluation of a single-point, acoustic Doppler current sensor mounted on a TABS II spar buoy. Proceedings of the Oceans 2000 MTS/IEEE Conference, September 11-14, 2000, Providence, RI.

Kelly, F.J., L.L. Lee III, N.L. Guinasso, Jr., R.R. Leben, C.A. Fox, and B.A. Magnell, 2000: Comparison of shelf-break currents off Texas derived from satellite altimetry and abservations from TABS buoys moored along a TOPEX/Poseidon ground track. Proceedings of Oceanology International 2000 Conference, pp. 89-102, 7-10 March 2000, Brighton UK

Edelhauser, M., F. Rowe, and F. Kelly, 1999: Long-range current profiling from moving vessels. Proceedings of the IEEE Sixth Working Conference on Current Measurement. 11-13 March 1999, San Diego, Ca. S.P. Anderson, E.A. Terray, J.A. Rizoli White, and A.J. Williams 3rd, eds. (The Printing House, Stoughton, WI. Copies from IEEE Service Center, 445 Hoes Ln., Piscataway, NJ 08854)

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L. Lee III, G.F. Chaplin, B.A. Magnell, and R.D. Martin, Jr., 1998: Texas Automated Buoy System (TABS): A public Resource. Proceedings of the Oceanology International 98 Exhibition and Conference, 10-13 March 1998, Brighton UK, Vol. 1, pp. 103-112.

Magnell, B.A., F.J. Kelly, and R.A. Arthur, 1998: A new telemetering environmental buoy for offshore applications. Proceedings of the Oceanology International 98 Exhibition and Conference, 10-13 March 1998, Brighton UK, Vol. 1, pp. 179-197.

Martin, R. A., F.J. Kelly, Linwood L. Lee III, and Norman L. Guinasso, Jr., 1997: Texas Automated Buoy System: Real-time currents for oil spill response. Proceedings of the 1997 International Oil Spill Conference, April 7-10, 1997, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Kennicutt, M.C., P.N. Boothe, T.L. Wade, S.T. Sweet, R. Rezak, F.J. Kelly, J.M. Brooks, B.J. Presley and D.A. Wiesenburg, 1996: Geochemical patterns in sediments near offshore production platforms. Can. J. Fish. Aquat Sci., 53, 2554-2566.

DiMarco, S.F., F.J. Kelly and N.L. Guinasso, Jr., 1995: Directional wave spectra on the Louisiana-Texas shelf during Hurricane Andrew. J. Coastal Res., Special Issue No. 21, 217-233

Chaplin, G.F. and F.J. Kelly, 1995: Surface current measurement network using cellular telephone telemetry.  Proceedings of the IEEE Fifth Working Conference on Current Measurement.  Feb. 7-9, 1995, St. Petersburg, Fl.

Kelly, F.J. and A.C. Vastano, 1995: A census of Loop Current related intrusions onto the Mississippi-Alabama continental slope and shelf.  In: Northeastern Gulf of Mexico physical oceanography workshop: Proceedings of a workshop held in Tallahassee, Florida, April 5-7, 1994, Allan J. Clarke, editor; pp. 13-16.  Prepared by Florida State University. OCS Study MMS 94-0044. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region,  New Orleans, La.257 pp.

Schroeder, W., S. Dinnel, F.J. Kelly and W. Wiseman, Jr., 1995: Overview of the physical oceanography of the Louisiana-Mississippi-Alabama continental shelf. In: Northeastern Gulf of Mexico physical oceanography workshop: Proceedings of a workshop held in Tallahassee, Florida, April 5-7, 1994, Allan J. Clarke, editor; pp.87-93.  Prepared by Florida State University. OCS Study MMS 94-0044. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, La.257 pp.

Wiseman, Wm. J., Jr. and F.J. Kelly, 1994: Salinity variability within the Louisiana coastal current during the 1982 flood season. Estuaries, 17, 723-739

DiMarco, S.F., F.J. Kelly, E.F. Childress and D.G. Aubrey, 1994: Field Comparison of two directional wave gauges. Proceedings of MTS 94, Sept. 7-9, 1994, Wash. D.C., p 32-38.

Lee, J.M., Wm. J. Wiseman, Jr., and F.J. Kelly, 1990: Barotropic, subtidal exchange between Calcasieu Lake and the Gulf of Mexico.  Estuaries, 13, 258-264

Wiseman, W.J., Jr., E.M. Swenson, and F.J. Kelly, 1990: Control of estuarine salinities by coastal ocean salinity.  Coastal and Estuarine Studies, Vol. 38, R.T. Cheng, Ed., Residual Currents and Long-term Transport, Springer-Verlag, New York.

            Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J. and D.A. Brooks, 1988: Interactions between eddies and the Texas-Louisiana outer continental shelf and slope.  Physical Oceanography of the Louisiana-Texas Continental Shelf; Proceedings of a Symposium Held in Galveston, Texas, May 24-26, 1988.  T. Mitchell, Ed., OCS Study MMS 88-0065.  U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., 1988: Inner shelf circulation off the central and south Texas Gulf Coast.  Physical Oceanography of the Louisiana-Texas Continental Shelf; Proceedings of a Symposium Held in Galveston, Texas, May 24-26, 1988.  T. Mitchell, Ed., OCS Study MMS 88-0065.  U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., A.M. Vazquez de la Cerda, and D.A. Brooks, 1987: El origen de los remolinas oceanicas en la frontera entre U.S.A. y Mexico.  Proceedings: 2nd Reunión Indicativá de Actividades Regionales Relacionadas con la Oceanografia (Golfo de México y Mar Caribe Mexicanos).  Comision Intersecretarial de Investigacion Oceanografica.  Veracruz, Ver. Mexico, 25-27 November 1987.

Cochrane, J.D, and F.J. Kelly, 1986: Low-frequency circulation on the Texas-Louisiana continental shelf.  J. Geophys Res.,91, No. C9,  10,645-10,659.

Wiseman Jr., W.J., R.E. Turner, F.J. Kelly, W.S. Chuang, L.J. Rouse, Jr., and R.F. Shaw, 1986: Analysis of biological and chemical associations near a turbid coastal front during winter 1982.  Contributions in Marine Science, 29, 141-151.

Shaw, R. F., W.J. Wiseman, Jr., R.E. Turner, L.J. Rouse, Jr., R.E. Condrey, and F.J. Kelly, 1985:  Transport of larval gulf menhaden Brevoortia patronus  in continental shelf waters of western Louisiana:  a hypothesis.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc., 114,  452-460.

Kelly, F.J., 1982: A comparison of the near bottom, current velocity characteristics of two gulf brine disposal sites based on long term current measurements. Oceans 82 Conference Record, IEEE/MTS Conference.

Kelly, F.J., R.W. Hann, Jr., and H.N. Young, 1981: Surveillance, tracking and model correlation of the spill from the tanker BURMAH AGATE.  Proceedings of 1981 Oil Spill Conference, Atlanta, Ga.

Randall, R.E., and F.J. Kelly, 1980: Naturally occurring temporal variations of salinity in an area of brine disposal off Freeport, Texas coast.  Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Conference of the Coastal Society, San Diego, Calif.

Cochrane, J.D., F.J. Kelly, and C.R. Olling, 1979: Subthermocline counter-currents in the western equatorial Atlantic Ocean.   J. Phys. Oceangr., 9, 724-738.

Wiseman Jr., W.J.; R.E. Turner; F.J. Kelly, Jr.; W.S. Chuang; L.J. Rouse, Jr.; R.F. Shaw, 1986: Analysis of biological and chemical associations near a turbid coastal front during winter 1982.  Contributions in Marine Science, 29, 141-151.

Shaw, R. F., W.J. Wiseman, Jr., R.E. Turner, L.J. Rouse, Jr., R.E. Condrey, and F.J. Kelly, 1985:  Transport of larval gulf menhaden Brevoortia patronus  in continental shelf waters of western Louisiana:  a hypothesis.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc., 114, 452-460.

Kelly, F.J., 1982: A comparison of the near bottom, current velocity characteristics of two gulf brine disposal sites based on long term current measurements.  Oceans 82 Conference Record, IEEE/MTS Conference.

Kelly, F.J., R.W. Hann, Jr., and H.N. Young, 1981: Surveillance, tracking and model correlation of the spill from the tanker BURMAH AGATE. Proceedings of 1981 Oil Spill Conference, Atlanta, Ga.

Randall, R.E., and F.J. Kelly, 1980: Naturally occurring temporal variations of salinity in an area of brine disposal off Freeport, Texas coast.  Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Conference of the Coastal Society, San Diego, Calif.

Cochrane, J.D., F.J. Kelly, and C.R. Olling, 1979: Subthermocline counter-currents in the western equatorial Atlantic Ocean.   J. Phys. Oceangr., 9, 724-738.

 

 

Published Abstracts:

Kelly, F.J., L.L. Lee, III, J.D. Cochrane ans M.K. Howard, 1996: The late summer transition of alongcoast wind and currents off Texas and western Louisiana. Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

Lee, L.L., III, F.J. Kelly, and N.L. Guinasso, Jr., 1996: Armchair currents using TABS (Texas Automated Buoy System).  Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

MacDonald, I.R., F.J. Kelly, N.L. Guinasso and W.W. Schroeder, 1996: Deep ocean sea fans (Gorgonacea: Callogoria sp.) choose their location and orientation to optimize for persistent flow.  Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

Kelly, F.J., Wm. J. Wiseman, Jr., W.W. Schroeder and S.P. Dinnel, 1994: Low-frequency shelf and slope variability in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico.  Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

Cochrane, J.D. and F.J. Kelly, 1994: Anticyclonic eddy encroaching on the continental shelf south of Freeport, Texas, in May 1993.  Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

Lee, L.L., F.J. Kelly and M.K. Howard, 1994: The response of the Texas-Louisiana shelf waters to an impulsive wind event.  Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

DiMarco, S.F., F.J. Kelly and N.L. Guinasso, 1994: Anticyclonic eddy encroaching on the continental shelf south of Freeport, Texas, in May 1993.  Eos Trans. AGU, 76, No. 3 (suppl.).

Kelly, F.J. and D.A. Brooks, 1986: Observations of eddy interaction with topography in the western Gulf of Mexico.  Eos Trans. AGU, 67, No. 44; 1986.

Kelly, F.J., D.A. Brooks, A. Vazquez and G.S.E. Lagerloeff, 1986: Observations of a warm-core Loop Current eddy in the western Gulf of Mexico.  Eos Trans. AGU, 67, No. 16; 1986.

Cochrane, J.D. and F.J. Kelly, 1986: Differing responses of current to wind along the Texas-Louisiana coast.  Eos Trans. AGU, 67, No. 16.

Cochrane, J.D. and F.J. Kelly, 1983: Annual progression of prevailing circulation along the Texas-Louisiana coast.  Eos Trans. AGU, 64, No. 18, p. 232.

Kelly, F.J, 1983: Long-term observations of currents at two widely separated locations along the Texas-Louisiana coast.  Eos Trans. AGU, 64, No. 18, p. 233.

Wiseman W.J., Jr. and F.J. Kelly, 1983: The structure of the West Louisiana coastal boundary layer during spring flood, 1982. Eos Trans. AGU, 64, No. 18, p. 233.

Cochrane, J.D. and F.J. Kelly, 1982: Proposed annual progression in the mean Texas-Louisiana shelf circulation. Eos Trans. AGU, 63, No. 45, p. 1012.

Cochrane, J.D. and F.J. Kelly, 1982: Currents, water characteristics and structure in relation to wind stress off Freeport, Texas. Eos Trans. AGU, 63, No. 3, p. 103.

 

Presentations:

Kelly, F.J. and J.S. Bonner, 2002: Integrating Real-Time Products for Port Operations. 2002 Texas Ports and Waterways Conference, Aug. 7-9, 2002, Corpus Christi, TX.

Kelly, F.J., J. Perez , J. Adams, D. Prouty, J. Bonner, P. Michaud, P. Tissot, S. Duff, J. Tishmack and R. Stewart, 2001: Comparison of HF radar current measurements with surface drifters in shallow bays. HF Radar Workshop, Oceanology International Conference 2001, April 3-5, 2001, Miami FL.

Perez J., D. Prouty, J. Adams, F.J. Kelly, J. Bonner, P. Michaud, S. Duff, P. Tissot and J. Tishmack, 2001: Rapid deployment of a SeaSonde HF radar for oil spill response. HF Radar Workshop, Oceanology International Conference 2001, April 3-5, 2001, Miami FL.

Tissot, P., J. Perez, F.J. Kelly, J. Bonner and P. Michaud, 2001: Forecasting HF radar current maps using dynamical neural network modeling. HF Radar Workshop, Oceanology International Conference 2001, April 3-5, 2001, Miami FL.

Wiseman, W.J., Jr., E.M. Swenson, and F.J. Kelly, 1988:  Control of estuarine salinities by coastal ocean salinity.  Symposium on the Physics of Shallow Estuaries and Bays.  December 1-2, 1988.

Kelly, F.J. and D.A. Brooks, 1987: Chronicle and evolution of a warm-core eddy over the continental slope in the western Gulf of Mexico.  Third Colloquium on Modelling of Isolated Vortices in the Ocean.  Florida State University, Sponsored by Office of Naval Research, March 23-25, 1987.

Wiseman,W.J., Jr., R.E. Turner, and F.J. Kelly, 1983: Chemical variability within the Louisiana coastal boundary layer: Spring, 1982.  Workshop on Chemical Variability in Ocean Frontal Areas, Stennis Space Center, La, sponsored by NORDA.

Randall, R.E. and F.J. Kelly, 1983: Changes in salinity characteristics of the Freeport, Texas coastal waters caused by a brine discharge.  Symposium on the practice of physical oceanography in honor of Bob Reid.  Texas A&M University, College Station, Tx.

 

Kelly, F.J., J.D. Cochrane and R.E. Randall, 1982: Surface currents on the inner continental shelf region of Texas during the IXTOC-I oil spill.  International Symposium on IXTOC-I.  Mexico, D.F., Mexico.

 

 

Technical Reports:

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., J.N. Walpert, L.L.Lee III, A.M. Vázquez de la Cerda, E. Espinosa, D. Hernández; G.L. González; and J.A. Vásquez, A. Acanda Reyes, G. Díaz Llanes, F.M. Bretos, T.K. DiBenedetto and D.R. Symondes, 1999: Gulf of Mexico Ocean Monitoring System Preliminary Cruise Report, 99-G-10, October 7-29, 1999. GERG Tech. Report 99-033.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L.Lee III, S.D. DiMarco, A.M. Vázquez de la Cerda and M.R. Parke, 1998: Final Report for R/V Gyre Cruise 98-G-4 (April 19 to May 3, 1998). GERG Tech. Report 98-112.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr. and  L.L. Lee, III, 1997: Report to Mobil Equatorial Guinea, Inc. Equatorial Guinea current meter deployment under contract No. EG-047 for the period September 18, 1996- January 28, 1997. GERG Tech. Rpt. 97-050.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L. Lee, III and E.E. Sullivan, 1996: Report to Mobil Equatorial Guinea, Inc. Equatorial Guinea current meter deployment under contract No. EG-047 for the period June 11 - September 18, 1996. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-163.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L. Lee, III and E.E. Sullivan, 1996: Report to Mobil Equatorial Guinea, Inc. Equatorial Guinea current meter deployment under contract No. EG-047 for the period March 15 - June 11, 1996. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-098.

Sullivan, E.E., F.J. Kelly, N.L. Guinasso, Jr., and L.L. Lee III. 1996: Report to Mobil Equatorial Guinea, Inc.: Tide Gauge Survey in Luba under contract No. EG-047. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-083.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L. Lee, III and E.E. Sullivan, 1996: Report to Mobil Equatorial Guinea, Inc. Equatorial Guinea current meter deployment under contract No. EG-047 for the period December 5, 1995 - March 15, 1996. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-058.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., L.L. Lee, III and E.E. Sullivan, 1996: ESSO Exploration Angola (Blk. 15), Ltd. Ocean current measurement survey in Angola Block 15, under ocean services contract No. 602 for the period March 27, 1995 - April 11, 1996. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-059.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr. and L.L. Lee, III, 1996: ESSO Exploration Angola (Blk. 15), Ltd. Ocean current measurement survey in Angola Block 15, under ocean services contract No. 602 for the period August 23, 1995 - January 19, 1996. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-018.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr. and L.L. Lee, III, 1995: ESSO Exploration Angola (Blk. 15), Ltd. Ocean current measurement survey in Angola Block 15, under ocean services contract No. 602 for the period June 21 - August 23, 1995. GERG Tech. Rpt. 95-274.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr. and L.L. Lee, III, 1995: ESSO Exploration Angola (Blk. 15), Ltd. Ocean current measurement survey in Angola Block 15, under ocean services contract No. 602 for the period March 27 - June 21, 1995. GERG Tech. Rpt. 95-267.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr. and L.L. Lee, III, 1996: Shell Exploration and Production Angola B.V.  Metocean survey offshore Angola, under contract SEPA-73. Final report for the period March 25, 1995 - January 19, 1996. GERG Tech. Rpt. 96-031.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr. and L.L. Lee, III, 1995: Shell Exploration and Production Angola B.V.  Metocean survey offshore Angola, under contract SEPA-73 for the period June 23 - August 22, 1995. GERG Tech. Rpt. 95-268.

Kelly, F.J., 1995: Shell Exploration and Production Angola B.V.  Metocean survey offshore Angola, under contract SEPA-73 for the period March 25 - June 23, 1995. GERG Tech. Rpt. 95-225.

Kelly, F.J., S.F. DiMarco, N.L. Guinasso, Jr., R.C. Hamilton and K.A. Kurrus, 1993: Calibration and performance of the pressure and temperature sensors in the Coastal Leasing, Inc., MiniSpec Directional Wave Gauge.  Texas A&M University, Department of Oceanography, College Station, Texas.  Reference No. 93-07-T.  63pp.

Kelly, F.J. and N.L. Guinasso, Jr., 1992: Nigerian Physical Oceanography Study, Acoustic Doppler Current Meter Data Report. Volume I, Technical Report #92-204. Volume II, Technical Report #92-205. Geochemical and Environmental Research Group, Texas A&M University, College Station Texas.

Kelly, F.J., N.L. Guinasso, Jr., D. Weisenberg and R. Albers, 1992: Nigerian Physical Oceanography Study, CTD Data Report.  Technical Report #92-043. Geochemical and Environmental Research Group, Texas A&M University, College Station Texas.

Kelly, F.J., 1991: Chapter 10, Physical Oceanography and Water Mass Characterization.  In: Mississippi-Alabama Marine Ecosystem Study Annual Report, Year 3.  Volume I: Technical Narrative.  J. Brooks, Ed., OCS Study/MMS Draft, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., 1990: Chapter 10, Physical Oceanography and Water Mass Characterization.  In: Mississippi-Alabama Marine Ecosystem Study Annual Report, Year 2.  Volume I: Technical Narrative.  J. Brooks and C.P. Giammona, Eds., OCS Study/MMS 89-0095, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., 1989: Chapter 10, Physical Oceanography and Water Mass Characterization. In: Mississippi-Alabama Marine Ecosystem Study Annual Report, Year 1. Volume I: Technical Narrative. J. Brooks, C.P. Giammona and R. Darnell, Eds., OCS Study/MMS 88-0071, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Garrison, E.G., C.P. Giammona, F.J. Kelly, A.R. Tripp, and G.A. Wolff, 1989: Historic shipwercks and magnetic anomalies of the northern Gulf of Mexico: reevaluation of archaeological resource management zone 1.  Vol. I: Executive Summary, Vol. II: Technical Narrative, Vol. III: Appendices, OCS Study/MMS 89-0023, -0024, and -0025, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., 1988: Chapter 4, Physical Oceanography and Meteorology.  In: Offshore Texas and Louisiana marine ecosystems data synthesis, Volume II: Synthesis Report.  N.W. Phillips and B.M. James, Eds., OCS Study/MMS 88-0067.  U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., 1988: Eddy-slope interaction studies (ESIS).  Final Report to Science Applications International Corp. for  inclusion in Gulf of Mexico Physical Oceanography Program Final Report: Year 5.  Volume II: Technical Report.  OCS Report/MMS 89-0068.  U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., 1987: Eddy-slope interaction studies (ESIS).  Final Report to Science Applications International Corp. for inclusion in Gulf of Mexico Physical Oceanography Program Final Report: Year 3.  Volume II: Technical Report.  OCS Report/MMS 88-0046.  U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office, New Orleans La.

Kelly, F.J., J.E. Schmitz, W.F. Ulm, R.E. Randall and J.D. Cochrane, 1985: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., Roy W.; Giammona, Charles P.; Randall, Robert E., eds. Offshore oceanographic and environmental monitoring services for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve:  Annual report for the West Hackberry Site from November 1983 through November 1984.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE/PO10850-5.

 

Kelly, F.J., J.E. Schmitz, W.F. Ulm, R.E. Randall and J.D. Cochrane, 1985: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., Roy W.; Giammona, Charles P.; Randall, Robert E., eds.  Offshore oceanographic and environmental monitoring services for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.  Annual report for the Bryan Mound Site from September 1983 through August 1984.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE/P01850-4.

Brooks, D.A., S. Nakamoto and F.J. Kelly, 1984: Investigation of low frequency currents in the Gulf of Mexico.  Report to CONOCO Inc., Production Research Division and AMOCO Research Co. under Research Foundation Contract No. 110483-HHH-1AH.

Kelly, F.J., R.E. Randall and J.E. Schmitz, 1984: Offshore oceanographic and environmental services for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve:  June 1983 through September 1983 predisposal physical oceanographic studies for the Big Hill site.  Department of Energy.

Kelly, F.J., J.E. Schmitz and R.E. Randall, 1984: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Giammona, C.P.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Offshore oceanographic and environmental monitoring services for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve:  Eighteen month report for the West Hackberry site from May 1982 through November 1983.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010850-3.

Kelly, F J., J.E. Schmitz, R.E. Randall and J.D. Cochrane, 1984: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Giammona, C.P.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Offshore oceanographic and environmental monitoring services for the Strategic  Petroleum Reserve:  Annual report for the Bryan Mound site from September 1982 through August 1983.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010850-2.

 

Kelly, F J., Y. Olsen, J.E. Schmitz and W.F. Ulm, 1983: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Giammona, Charles P.; Randall, Robert E., eds.  Strategic Petroleum Reserve brine disposal studies in the Gulf of Mexico:  Field and Laboratory Procedure Manual.  U.S. Department of Energy.

Kelly, F.J., J.E. Schmitz, R.E. Randall and J.D. Cochrane, 1983: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Evaluation of brine disposal from the Bryan Mound site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program:  Annual report for September 1981 through August 1982.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010114-6.

Kelly, F.J., Y.E. Olsen, J.E. Schmitz and W.F. Ulm, 1983: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Randall, R.W., eds.  Evaluation of brine disposal from the Bryan Mound site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program:  Bryan Mound field and laboratory procedures manual.  U.S. Department of Energy, Contract No. DE-FC96-79P010114.

Kelly, F.J., J.D. Cochrane, R.E. Randall and J.E. Schmitz, 1983: Physical oceanography.  DeRouen, L.R.; Hann, Jr., R.W.; Casserly, D.M.; Giammona, C.P., eds.  West Hackberry Strategic Petroleum Reserve site brine disposal monitoring, Year I report.  U.S. Department of Energy, Contract No. DE-AC96-80P010288.

Kelly, F.J., Y.E. Olsen, J.E. Schmitz and W.F. Ulm, 1983: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Giammona, C.P.; eds. Field and laboratory procedures manual for the West Hackberry site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program.  U.S. Department of Energy, Contract No. DE-AC96-80P010288.

Randall, R.W. and F.J. Kelly, 1982: Memorandum report on brine plume and physical oceanographic characteristics for the proposed Big Hill brine disposal site.  Special report to U.S. Dept. of Energy, Contract No. DE-FC96-79P010114.

Kelly, F.J. J.E. Schmitz, R.E. Randall and J.D. Cochrane, 1982: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Evaluation of brine disposal from the Bryan Mound site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program; Final report of eighteen-month post-disposal studies.  Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010114-5.

Kelly, F.J., R.E. Randall and J.E. Schmitz, 1982: Physical oceanography.  DeRouen, L.R.; Hann, Jr., R.W.; Casserly, D.M.; Giammona, C.P., eds.  West Hackberry brine disposal project:  Pre-discharge characterization final report.  U.S.  Department of Energy, Contract No. DE-AC96-80P010228.

Kelly, F.J., J.E. Schmitz, R.E. Randall and J.D. Cochrane, 1981: Physical oceanography, Hann, Jr., R.W.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Evaluation of brine disposal from the Bryan Mound site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program:  Final report of twelve-month post-disposal studies.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010114-4.

Kelly, F.J. and R.E. Randall, 1980: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Evaluation of brine disposal from the Bryan Mound site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program:  Final report of post-disposal intensive studies.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010114-2.

Kelly, F.J. and R.E. Randall, 1980: Physical oceanography.  Hann, Jr., R.W.; Randall, R.E., eds.  Evaluation of brine disposal from the Bryan Mound site of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Program:  Final report of predisposal studies.  U.S. Department of Energy.  Available from NTIS, Springfield, VA; DOE-P010114-1.