Peer Reviewed: 

Tessin, A., C. März, M.-A. Blais, H. Brumsack, J. Matthiessen, M. O’Regan, and B. Schnetger. Arctic continental margin sediments as possible Fe and Mn sources to seawater as sea ice retreats: Insights from the Eurasian Margin. Accepted at Global Biogeochemical Cycles.

Tessin, A., C. März, M. Kędra, J. Matthiessen, J. Matthiessen, N. Morata, M. Nairn, M. O’Regan, and I. Peeken. Benthic phosphorus cycling within the Eurasian marginal sea ice zone. Accepted at Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A.


J. Faust, M. Stevenson, G. Abbott, J. Knies, A. Tessin, I. Mannion, A. Ford, J. Peakall, and C. März. Does Arctic warming reduce preservation of organic matter in Barents Sea sediments? Accepted at Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A.


M. Stevenson, J. Faust, L. Andrade, F. Freitas, N. Gray, K. Tate, K. Hendry, R. Hilton, S. Henley, A. Tessin, P. Leary, S. Papadaki, C. Marz, and G. Abbott. Transformations of organic matter in a Barents Sea sediment profile: coupled geochemical and microbiological processes. Accepted at for Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A.

F. Freitas, K. Hendry, S. Henley, J. Faust, A. Tessin, M. Stevenson, G. Abbott, C. März, and S. Arndt. Benthic-pelagic coupling in the Barents Sea: an integrated data-model framework. Accepted at Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A.

Tessin, A., A. Chappaz, I. Hendy, N.D. Sheldon, 2019, Molybdenum speciation as a paleo-redox proxy: A case study from Late Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway black shales, Geology, DOI: 10.1130/G45785.1.

Tessin, A., C. Schroder-Adams, K. Elderbak, N.D. Sheldon, and I. Hendy, 2019, Local versus seaway-wide trends in deoxygenation in the Late Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway, GSA Bulletin.

Tessin, A., T.S. Bianchi, N.D. Sheldon, I. Hendy, J.A. Hutchings, and T.E. Arnold, 2017, Organic matter source and thermal maturity within the Late Cretaceous Niobrara Formation, US Western Interior, Marine and Petroleum Geology, 86, DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.06.041.


Tessin, A., N. Sheldon, I. Hendy, and A. Chappaz, 2016, Iron limitation in the Western Interior Seaway during the Late Cretaceous OAE 3 and its role in phosphorus recycling and enhanced organic matter preservation, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 449, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.05.043

Tessin, A., I. Hendy, N. Sheldon, and B. Sageman, 2015, Redox controlled preservation of organic matter during “OAE 3” within the Western Interior Seaway, Paleoceanography, DOI: 10.1002/2014PA002729.


Lund, D. C., A. C. Tessin, J. L. Hoffman, and A. Schmittner, 2015, Southwest Atlantic watermass evolution during the last deglaciation, Paleoceanography, DOI: 10.1002/2014PA00265. 


Tessin, A. C. and D. C. Lund, 2013, Isotopically depleted carbon in the mid-depth South Atlantic during the last deglaciation, Paleoceanography, 28, DOI: 10.1002/palo.20026.                                                           

Featured in Science Editor’s Choice (May 30, 2013)

Editor Reviewed:

A. Tessin, Accepted, Anthropogenic Influences on Ocean Chemistry, in: Encyclopedia of Geology, 2e. 

Hendry, K and A. Tessin, 2019, Why we’re looking for chemicals in the seabed to help predict climate change, The Conversation, for-chemicals-in-the-seabed-to-help-predict-climate-change-110452.

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