Terry Whitledge

Terry Whitledge

Professor Emeritus

Biological Oceanography
Chemical Oceanography

Irving II 331
Fairbanks, AK 99775

Office Hours

Mon thru Fri
9–10 am
331 Irving II


University of Washington
Ph.D. (Oceanography)


Curriculum Vitae



S. H. Lee, M. S. Yun, B. K. Kim, H. Joo, S. H. Kang, C. K. Kang and T. E. Whitledge. (2013). "Contribution of small phytoplankton to total primary production in the Chukchi Sea". Continental Shelf Research. 68:43-50.
doi: 10.1016/J.Csr.2013.08.008
ISI: //000327169700005

S. H. Lee, M. S. Yun, B. K. Kim, S. Saitoh, C. K. Kang, S. H. Kang and T. Whitledge. (2013). "Latitudinal carbon productivity in the Bering and Chukchi Seas during the summer in 2007". Continental Shelf Research. 59:28-36.

S. Torres-Valdes, T. Tsubouchi, S. Bacon, A. C. Naveira-Garabato, R. Sanders, F. A. McLaughlin, B. Petrie, G. Kattner, K. Azetsu-Scott and T. E. Whitledge. (2013). "Export of nutrients from the Arctic Ocean". Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 118(4):1625-1644.

W. Evans, J. T. Mathis, P. Winsor, H. Statscewich and T. E. Whitledge. (2013). "A regression modeling approach for studying carbonate system variability in the northern Gulf of Alaska". Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 118(1):476-489.

K. O. Coyle, W. Cheng, S. L. Hinckley, E. J. Lessard, T. Whitledge, A. H. Hermann and K. Hedstrom. (2012). "Model and field observations of effects of circulation on the timing and magnitude of nitrate utilization and production on the northern Gulf of Alaska shelf". Prog. Oceanogr.. 103:16-41.

S. H. Lee, D. A. Stockwell, H. M. Joo, Y. B. Son, C. K. Kang and T. E. Whitledge. (2012). "Phytoplankton production from melting ponds on Arctic sea ice". Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 117

J. J. Walsh, D. A. Dieterle, F. R. Chen, J. M. Lenes, W. Maslowski, J. J. Cassano, T. E. Whitledge, D. Stockwell, M. Flint, I. N. Sukhanova and J. Christensen. (2011). "Trophic cascades and future harmful algal blooms within ice-free Arctic Seas north of Bering Strait: A simulation analysis". Progress in Oceanography. 91(3):312-343.

S. H. Lee, C. P. McRoy, H. M. Joo, R. Gradinger, X. H. Cui, M. S. Yun, K. H. Chung, S. H. Kang, C. K. Kang, E. J. Choy, S. H. Son, E. Carmack and T. E. Whitledge. (2011). "Holes in Progressively Thinning Arctic Sea Ice Lead to New Ice Algae Habitat". Oceanography. 24(3):302-308.

S. H. Lee, H. M. Joo, M. S. Yun and T. E. Whitledge. (2011). "Recent phytoplankton productivity of the northern Bering Sea in the western Arctic Ocean during early summer in 2007". Polar Biology. 10:1007.

T. E. Whitledge. (2011). 100th Year Anniversary of the Oshoro-Maru: The Possibility of Future Research Programs with the R/V SIKULIAQ Ed. Editor


  • marine chemistry/chemical Oceanography
  • nutrient chemistry
  • nitrogen cycle
  • biogeochemical processes
  • dynamics of coastal ocean and estuaries
  • eutrophication and oxygen depletion
  • nutrient uptake and regeneration
  • harmful algal bloom