Peer reviewed – Google Scholar – (*undergraduate author)

In preparation:

Cardenas B.T., G. Kocurek, D. Mohrig, Swanson, T., Brothers, S., and Hughes, C., In preparation for Sedimentology, Scour and fill aeolian architecture: The Jurassic Page Sandstone, Arizona.

*Palermo, R., Mohrig, D., Piliouras, A., and Swanson, T., in preparation for Sedimentology, Variability in Rates and Styles of Shoreline Retreat Generating a Sea Cliff and Wave-Cut Platform at Sargent Beach, Texas

Swanson, T., D. Mohrig, G. Kocurek, B. Cardenas, M. Wolinksy, in preparation for Sedimentology, Exploring preservation of aeolian dune morphodynamics and environmental signals within cross-stratification


Swanson, T., D. Mohrig, G. Kocurek, M. Perillo, J. Venditti, 2017, Bedform spurs: a result of a trailing helical vortex wake, Sedimentology. (pdf link)

Swanson, T., D. Mohrig, G. Kocurek, L. Man, 2016, A surface model for aeolian dune topography, Mathematical Geosciences. (pdf link)

Swanson, T., D. Mohrig, and G. Kocurek, 2016, Aeolian dune sediment flux variability over an annual cycle of wind, Sedimentology. (pdf link)

Eastwood, E. N., G. Kocurek, D. Mohrig, and T. Swanson, 2012, Methodology for reconstructing wind direction, wind speed and duration of wind events from aeolian cross-strata: J. Geophys. Res., v. 117, p. F03035. (pdf link)

Nowinski, J., M. Bayani Cardenas, A. Lightbody, T. Swanson, and A. H. Sawyer, 2012, Hydraulic and thermal response of groundwater-surface water exchange to flooding in an experimental aquifer: Journal of Hydrology. (pdf link)

*Gerecht, K., M. Cardenas, A. Guswa, A. Sawyer, J. Nowinski, and T. Swanson, 2011, Dynamics of hyporheic flow and heat transport across a bed‐to‐bank continuum in a large regulated river: Water Resources Research, v. 47. (pdf link)

Swanson, T., and M. Cardenas, 2011, Ex-Stream: A MATLAB program for calculating fluid flux through sediment–water interfaces based on steady and transient temperature profiles: Computers & Geosciences, v. 37, p. 1664-1669. (pdf link)

Swanson, T., and M. Cardenas, 2010, Diel heat transport within the hyporheic zone of a pool-riffle-pool sequence of a losing stream and evaluation of models for fluid flux estimation using heat: Limnology and oceanography, v. 55, p. 1741-1754. (pdf link)


Swanson, T. (2015). Bedform interaction and preservation (dissertation). (pdf link)

Swanson, T. (2010). Heat transport and tracing within the hyporheic zone of a pool-riffle-pool sequence (thesis). (pdf link)