Dr. Bradley Weymer

Postdoctoral researcher

FB 4: Dynamics of the Ocean Floor
Research Unit: Marine Geodynamics

Office: 8A-201
Phone: +49-431 600 2570
Fax: +49-431 600 2915

Email: bweymer(at)geomar.de

Address:
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Wischhofstrasse 1-3
D-24148 Kiel
Germany

Education

  • 2016   Ph.D., Geology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
  • 2012   M.S., Geology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
  • 2004   B.S., Oceanography, Millersville University, Millersville, PA, USA

Scientific Interests

  •  Coastal hydrogeology and groundwater dynamics 
  •  Terrestrial and marine controlled-source electromagnetics
  •  Near-surface applied geophysics
  •  Coastal geomorphology
  •  Barrier island systems

Projects

Experience

  • 2017 - current Postdoctoral Research Scientist: Dynamics of the Ocean Floor - GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Germany              
  • 2014 – 2015 Research Fellow: Department of Geology and Geophysics, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
  • 2012 – 2013 Graduate Assistant Researcher. Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP), College Station, Texas
  • 2011 – 2013 Marine Geologist: Marine Information Resources Corporation (MIRC), Ellicott City, Maryland
  • 2008 – 2012 Graduate Assistant Researcher: San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD). IODP, College Station, Texas
  • 2007 – 2008 Research Assistant: Scientific Ocean Drilling Vessel (SODV) project. IODP, College Station, Texas
  • 2006 Independent Contractor: FUGRO McClelland Geosciences Inc. National Gas Hydrate Program of India (NGHP), Expedition 1 Legs 3a, 3b, and 4. Chennai, India

Expeditions

  • 2017 (April): R/V Tangaroa Voyage TAN1703 - MARCAN. Wellington - Wellington, New Zealand
  • 2015 (July - September): D/V JOIDES Resolution - IODP Expedition 356. Fremantle - Darwin, Australia
  • 2012 (June - August): D/V JOIDES Resolution - IODP Expedition 342. St. George, Bermuda - St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
  • 2006 (June - August): D/V JOIDES Resolution - National Gas Hydrate Program (NGHP) Expedition 1, Legs 3a, 3b, 4. Chennai - Chennai, India
  • 2005 (October - December): D/V JOIDES Resolution - IODP Expedition 312. Victoria, B.C., Canada - Cristobal, Panama
  • 2005 (July - August): D/V JOIDES Resolution - IODP Expedition 309. Cristobal - Balboa, Panama
  • 2005 (April - May): D/V JOIDES Resolution - IODP Expedition 307. Dublin, Ireland - Mobile, Alabama, USA

Publications

Number of items: 54.

Articles in a Scientific Journal - peer-reviewed

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Phillips, J. D., Ewing, R. C., Bowling, R., Weymer, B. A. , Barrineau, P., Nittrouer, J. A. and Everett, M. E. (2019) Low-angle eolian deposits formed by protodune migration, and insights into slipface development at White Sands Dune Field, New Mexico. Aeolian Research, 36 . pp. 9-26. DOI 10.1016/j.aeolia.2018.10.004.

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Wernette, P. A., Houser, C., Weymer, B. , Everett, M., Bishop, M. and Reece, B. (2018) Directional dependency and coastal framework geology: implications for barrier island resilience. Open Access Earth Surface Dynamics, 6 (4). pp. 1139-1153. DOI 10.5194/esurf-6-1139-2018.

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Weymer, B. A. , Wernette, P., Everett, M. E. and Houser, C. (2018) Statistical modeling of the long-range dependent structure of barrier island framework geology and surface geomorphology. Open Access Earth Surface Dynamics, 6 (2). pp. 431-450. DOI 10.5194/esurf-6-431-2018.

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Wernette, P., Houser, C., Weymer, B. A. , Everett, M. E., Bishop, M. P. and Reece, B. (2018) Influence of a spatially complex framework geology on barrier island geomorphology. Marine Geology, 398 . pp. 151-162. DOI 10.1016/j.margeo.2018.01.011.

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Micallef, A., Mountjoy, J., Schwalenberg, K., Jegen, M. , Weymer, B. , Woelz, S., Gerring, P., Luebben, N., Spatola, D., Cunarro Otero, D. and Mueller, C. (2018) How Offshore Groundwater Shapes the Seafloor. Open Access Eos: Earth & Space Science News, 99 . DOI 10.1029/2018EO090691.

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Spagnoli, G., Weymer, B. A. , Jegen, M. , Spangenberg, E. and Petersen, S. (2017) P-wave velocity measurements for preliminary assessments of the mineralization in seafloor massive sulfide mini-cores during drilling operations. Open Access Engineering Geology, 226 . pp. 316-325. DOI 10.1016/j.enggeo.2017.07.003.

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Weymer, B. , Everett, M. E., de Smet, T. S. and Houser, C. (2015) Review of electromagnetic induction for mapping barrier island framework geology. Sedimentary Geology, 321 . pp. 11-24. DOI 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2015.03.005.

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Weymer, B. , Houser, C. and Giardino, J. R. (2015) Poststorm Evolution of Beach-Dune Morphology: Padre Island National Seashore, Texas. Journal of Coastal Research, 31 (3). pp. 634-644. DOI 10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-13-00020.1.

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Houser, C., Labude, B., Haider, L. and Weymer, B. (2013) Impacts of driving on the beach: Case studies from Assateague Island and Padre Island National Seashores. Ocean & Coastal Management, 71 . pp. 33-45. DOI 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2012.09.012.

Book chapters


Houser, C., Barrineau, P., Hammond, B., Saari, B., Rentschler, E., Trimble, S., Wernette, P., Weymer, B. and Young, S. (2018) Role of the Foredune in Controlling Barrier Island Response to Sea Level Rise. In: Barrier Dynamics and Response to Changing Climate. , ed. by Moore, L. and Murray, A.. Springer, Cham, pp. 175-207. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-68086-6_6.

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Barrineau, P., Wernette, P., Weymer, B. , Trimble, S. and Hammond, B. (2015) Critical Zone of Coastal Barrier Systems. In: Principles and Dynamics of the Critical Zone. , ed. by Giardino, J. R. and Houser, C.. Developments in earth surface processes, 19 . Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 497-522. DOI 10.1016/B978-0-444-63369-9.00016-1.

Presentations


Haroon, A., Hölz, S. , Weymer, B. , Tezkan, B. and Jegen, M. (2018) Calculating Time-Domain Controlled Source Electromagnetic Signals with MARE2DEM. [Talk] In: 3. Applied Shallow Marine Geophysics Conference. , 09.-13.09.2018, Porto, Portugal . DOI 10.3997/2214-4609.201802663.

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Weymer, B. A. , Jegen, M. , Schwalenberg, K., Hölz, S. , Faghih, Z., Duan, S., Micallef, A. and Mountjoy, J. (2018) Mapping offshore freshwater aquifers using marine controlled-source electromagnetics: Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. Open Access [Talk] In: EGU General Assembly 2018. , 08.-13.04.2018, Vienna, Austria .

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Ewing, R. C., Phillips, J. D., Weymer, B. A. , Barrineau, P., Bowling, R. and Nittrouer, J. A. (2017) The formation of low-angle eolian stratification through the migration of protodunes. [Talk] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2017. , 11.12 - 15.12.2017, New Orleans, USA .


Houser, C., Wernette, P. and Weymer, B. A. (2017) Scale-dependent behavior of the foredune: Implications for barrier island response to storms and sea level rise. [Invited talk] In: EGU General Assembly 2017. , 23.-28.04.2017, Vienna, Austria .


Wernette, P. A., House, C., Weymer, B. A. , Everett, M. E., Bishop, M. P. and Reece, R. S. (2017) Assessing the role of framework geology on barrier island geomorphology. [Talk] In: Geological Society of America South - Central Section Annual Meeting 2017. , 13.03-14.03.2017, San Antonio, Texas, USA .


Wernette, P. A., Houser, C., Weymer, B. A. , Everett, M. E., Reece, R. S. and Bishop, M. P. (2017) Assymetries in barrier island geomorphology: Controls on coastal evolution. [Talk] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2017. , 11.12 - 15.12.2017, New Orleans, USA .


Wernette, P. A., Houser, C., Weymer, B. A. , Everett, M. E., Reece, R. S. and Bishop, M. P. (2017) Developing a multidisciplinary understanding of barrier island evolution. [Talk] In: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2017. , 22.10.-25.10.2017, Seattle, Washington, USA .

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Weymer, B. A. , Jegen, M. , Schwalenberg, K., Hölz, S. , Faghih, Z., Duan, S. M., Micallef, A. and Mountjoy, J. (2017) Using marine controlled-source electromagnetics to map the occurrence of offshore groundwater: Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. [Talk] In: IMEKO TC19 Workshop on Metrology for the Sea “Learning to measure sea health parameters.”. , 11.10.-13.10.2017, Naples, Italy .

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Weymer, B. A. , Wernette, P., Everett, M. E. and Houser, C. (2017) Statistical modeling of EMI and LiDAR spatial data series to quantify the framework geology controls on barrier island evolution. [Talk] In: 77. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft. , 27.03.-30.03.2017, Potsdam, Germany .


Ewing, R. C., Phillips, J. D., Bowling, R., Weymer, B. A. and Barrineau, P. (2016) Development of protodunes and low-angle cross-stratification in aeolian systems. [Invited talk] In: GSA Annual Meeting 2016. , 25.-28.09.2016, Denver, Colorado, USA .


Houser, C., Wernette, P. and Weymer, B. A. (2015) Scale dependent behavior of the foredune: Implications for barrier island response to storms and sea level rise. [Talk] In: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting 2015. , 10.-14.12.2015, San Francisco, USA .


Weymer, B. A. , Everett, M. E., Houser, C., Wernette, P., Barrineau, P. and Giardino, J. R. (2015) Long-range dependence in EMI spatial data series?. [Talk] In: Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society Annual Meeting 2015. , 22.03.-26.03.2015, Austin, Texas, USA .


Weymer, B. A. , Barrineau, P., Houser, C., Everett, M. E. and Jewell, M. (2013) Using GPR and EM to characterize barrier island transgression along the Texas coast. [Talk] In: Society of Exploration Geophysicists Annual Meeting 2013. , 9.2013, Houston, Texas, USA .


Weymer, B. A. , Houser, C. and Giardino, J. R. (2012) The evolution of beach-dune morphology: Padre Island National Seashore, Texas. [Talk] In: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2012. , 11.2012, Charlotte, NC, USA .

Conference posters

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Faghih, Z., Weymer, B. A. , Jegen-Kulcsar, M. D. , Duan, S. M., Haroon, A., Hölz, S. , Schwalenberg, K., Micallef, A., Mountjoy, J. and Woelz, S. (2018) Using Marine Controlled-Source Electromagnetics to Study Potential Offshore Groundwater: Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. [Poster] In: The 24. EM Induction Workshop. , 13.08.-20.08.2018, Helsingør, Denmark .

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Haroon, A., Jegen-Kulcsar, M. , Duan, S., Faghih, Z., Weymer, B. , Hölz, S. and Tezkan, B. (2018) 2D Inversion of time-domain controlled source electromagnetic and differential electrical dipole data based on an update of MARE2DEM to the time-domain. Open Access [Poster] In: 24. International EM Induction Workshop. , 13.-20.08.2018, Helsingør, Denmark .


Houser, C., Wernette, P. and Weymer, B. A. (2018) Scale dependent behaviors of the beach and dune: Implications for barrier island response to sea level rise. [Poster] In: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2018. , 04.-07.11.2018, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA .


Faghih, Z., Weymer, B. A. , Jegen, M. , Duan, S. M., Hölz, S. and Schwalenberg, K. (2017) First results of a marine CSEM experiment for exploration of potential offshore groundwater: Canterbury Margin, New Zealand. [Poster] In: 27. Schmucker-Weidelt Kolloquium für Elektromagnetische Tiefenforschung. , 25.-29.09.2017, Breklum, Germany .


Faghih, Z., Weymer, B. A. , Jegen-Kulcsar, M. , Duan, S., Haroon, A., Hölz, S. , Schwalenberg, K., Micallef, A., Mountjoy, J. and Woelz, S. (2017) Using Marine Controlled-Source Electromagnetics to Study Potential Offshore Groundwater: Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. [Poster] In: 27. Schmucker-Weidelt Kolloquium für Elektromagnetische Tiefenforschung. , 25.-29.09.2017, Breklum, Germany .


Wernette, P., Houser, C., Weymer, B. , Bishop, M. P., Everett, M. E. and Reece, B. (2016) The role of geologic framework in barrier island geomorphology. [Poster] In: American Shore and Beach Preservation Association Annual Coastal Conference 2016. , 10.2016, Long Branch, NJ, USA .


Wernette, P., Houser, C., Weymer, B. , Bishop, M. P., Everett, M. E. and Reece, R. (2016) Framework geology as a driver of barrier island evolution. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2016. , 12.-16.12.2016, San Francisco, USA .


Wernette, P., Houser, C., Weymer, B. , Bishop, M. P., Everett, M. E. and Reece, R. (2016) The role of geologic framework in barrier island development at Padre Island National Seashore, Texas, USA. [Poster] In: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2016. , 09.2016, Denver, CO, USA .


Weymer, B. , Everett, M. E., Wernette, P. and Houser, C. (2016) Statistical modeling of EMI spatial data series and LiDAR-derived morphometrics to understand large-scale framework geology controls on barrier island transgression. [Poster] In: 23. Electromagnetic Induction Workshop (EMIW). , 14.-20.08.2016, Chian Mai, Thailand .


Wernette, P., Weymer, B. , Houser, C., Bishop, M., Everett, M. E. and Reece, R. (2015) Using wavelet decomposition to assess the development of Padre Island National Seashore, Texas, USA. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2015. , 14.-18.12.2015, San Francisco, USA .


Weymer, B. , Everett, M. E., Wernette, P. and Houser, C. (2015) Is barrier island geologic framework fractal? Evidence from Padre Island National Seashore, Texas, USA. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2015. , 14.-18.12.2015, San Francisco, USA .


Weymer, B. , Wernette, P., Houser, C. and Everett, M. E. (2015) Is barrier island geologic framework fractal? Evidence from Padre Island National Seashore, Texas, USA. [Poster] In: Texas Beaches and Dunes: Science and Management Forum. , 24.09.-25.09.2015, Corpus Christi, TX, USA .


Ewing, R., Weymer, B. and Barrineau, P. (2014) Morphology and stratigraphic evolution of aeolian protodunes at White Sands Dune Field. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2014. , 15.-19.12.2014, San Francisco, USA .


Wernette, P., Weymer, B. , Houser, C., Bishop, M. and Everett, M. E. (2014) Application of GPR, EMI, and LiDAR to assessing the role of antecedent geology in barrier island evolution. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2014. , 15.-19.12.2014, San Francisco, USA .


Weymer, B. , Wernette, P., Houser, C., Giardino, J. R., Barrineau, P., Everett, M. E. and Bishop, M. P. (2014) The role of geologic inheritance on storm impacts along the south Texas Coast, USA. [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2014. , 27.04.-02.05.2014, Vienna, Austria .


Barrineau, P., Bishop, M. P., Houser, C., Tchakerian, V. and Weymer, B. (2013) Geomorphometry and spatial patterns of the south Texas sand sheet.. [Poster] In: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2013. , 09.06.-10.06.2013, Denver, CO, USA .


Houser, C., Bishop, M. P., Dobreva, I. D., Barrineau, P. and Weymer, B. (2013) Characterizing the instability of aeolian environments using analytical reasoning. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2013. , 09.-13.12.2013, San Francisco, USA .


Weymer, B. , Barrineau, P., Bishop, M. P., Everett, M. E., Tchakerian, V. P. and Houser, C. (2013) Using mixed morphometrics and near-surface geophysics to characterize the geomorphic evolution of the south Texas coastal zone. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2013. , 09.-13.12.2013, San Francisco, USA .


Weymer, B. , Everett, M. E., Houser, C., Barrineau, P., Giardino, J. R. and Bishop, M. P. (2013) Induced EM and the geomorphic evolution of the Laguna Madre wind-tidal flats: Padre Island National Seashore, TX. [Poster] In: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting 2013. , 09.06.-10.06.2013, Denver, CO, USA .


Weymer, B. , Houser, C. and Giardino, J. R. (2013) Profile variability and sediment distribution of an embayed beach: Freshwater Beach, Queensland, Australia.. [Poster] In: Geological Society of America South-Central Section Annual Meeting 2013. , 22.10.-25.10.2013, Austin, Texas .


Weymer, B. , van Roggen, E., Houser, C. and Giardino, J. R. (2012) Alongshore variability in beach planform and foredune height of an embayed beach: Shoalwater Bay, Queensland, Australia.. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2012. , 03.-07.12.2012, San Francisco, USA .


Francese, R., Everett, M. E. and Weymer, B. (2011) A preliminary thin-bed attribute analysis using ground-penetrating radar in north Padre Island National Seashore, Texas.. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2011. , 05.-09.12.2011, San Francisco, USA .


Enderlin, M., Weymer, B. , D`Onfro, P., Ramos, R. and Morgan, H. (2010) Index of unconfined compressive strength of SAFOD core by means of point-load penetrometer tests.. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2010. , 13.-17.12.2010, San Franciso, USA .


Enderlin, M., Weymer, B. , D`Onfro, P., Ramos, R. and Morgan, H. (2010) The unconfined compressive strength of SAFOD core from point-load penetrometer tests.. [Poster] In: AAPG Annual Convention 2010. , 11.-14.04.2010, New Orleans, USA .


Weymer, B. , Giardino, J. R. and Houser, C. (2010) Using ground-penetrating radar (GPR) to investigate beach-dune interaction at north Padre Island, Texas.. [Poster] In: AGU Fall Meeting 2010. , 13.-17.12.2010, San Franciso, USA .

Theses - not published by a publisher

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Weymer, B. (2016) An investigation of the role of framework geology on modern barrier island transgression. (PhD/ Doctoral thesis), Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA, 201 pp.

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Weymer, B. (2012) A geologic characterization of the alongshore variability in beach-dune morphology: Padre Island National Seashore, Texas. (Master thesis), Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA, 119 pp.

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