Journal articles and book chapters:

Déjeans, B.S., Mullarney, J.C., and I.T. MacDonald (2022). Lagrangian observations and modelling of turbulence along a tidally influenced river, Water Resources Research, 58, e2020WR027894, doi: 10.1029/2020WR027894.

de Ruiter, P. J., Mullarney, J.C., and K.R. Bryan (2022). The effects of wind-generated currents on tidal asymmetry in tidal basins with varying geometries, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 47:193-208, doi: 10.1002/esp.5239.

Vundavilli, H., Mullarney, J.C., MacDonald, I.T., and K.R. Bryan (2021). The interaction of buoyant coastal river plumes with vegetation and consequences for sediment deposition and erosion in a tidal environment, Continental Shelf Research, 222, doi: /10.1016/j.csr.2021.104417.

Horstman E.M, Bryan, K.R., and J.C. Mullarney (2021). Drag variations, tidal asymmetry and tidal range changes in a mangrove creek system, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 46 (9), doi: 10.1002/esp.5124 (available open access here).

Rautenbach, C., Mullarney,  J.C., and K.R. Bryan (2021).  Parallel computing efficiency of SWAN 40.91, Geoscientific Model Development 14, P4241-4247, doi: 10.5194/gmd-14-4241-2021 (available open access here).

Norris, B.K., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan, K.R. and S.M. Henderson (2021). Relating Millimeter-scale Turbulence to Meter-scale Subtidal Erosion and Accretion across the Fringe of a Coastal Mangrove Forest, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 46 (3), P573-592, doi: 10.1002/esp.5047.

Le Minor, M., Mullarney, J.C., Pilditch, C.A., and K. Huhn (2020). Crab burrow aspect ratio influences particle capture rates on intertidal sandflats, Geo-Marine Letters 40, P197-216, doi: 10.1007/s00367-019-00630-x.

Tinoco, R.O., San Juan, J.E.,and J.C. Mullarney (2020). Simplification bias: Lessons from laboratory and field experiments on flow through aquatic vegetation, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 45 (1), P121-143, doi: 10.1002/esp.4743.

de Ruiter, P.J., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan, K.R., and C. Winter (2019). The links between entrance geometry, hypsometry and hydrodynamics in shallow tidally dominated basins, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 44 (10), P1957-1972, doi: 10.1002/esp.4622.

Norris, B.K., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan. K.R. and S.M. Henderson (2019). Turbulence within natural mangrove pneumatophore canopies, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, 124, P2263-2288, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014562.

Montgomery, J.M., Bryan, K.R., Mullarney, J.C., and E.M. Horstman (2019).  Attenuation of storm surges by coastal mangroves, Geophysical Research Letters, 46(5), P2680-2689, doi: 10.1029/2018GL081636.

Staudt, F., Mullarney, J.C., Pilditch, C.A. and K. Huhn (2019). Effects of grain-size distribution and shape on sediment bed stability, near-bed flow and bed microstructure, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 44 (5), P1100–1116, doi: 10.1002/esp.4559

Mullarney, J.C. and Henderson, S.M. (2018). Flows Within Marine Vegetation Canopies. In V. Panchang and J. Kaihatu (Eds.), “Advances in Coastal Hydraulics”, P1-46, World Scientific Publishing Ltd, doi: 10.1142/9789813231283_0001 (available as a free sample chapter here).

Montgomery, J.M., Bryan, K.R., Horstman, E.M., and J.C. Mullarney (2018). Attenuation of tides and surges by mangroves: Contrasting case studies from New Zealand, Water, 10(9), 1119, doi: 10.3390/w10091119

Horstman, E.M., Bryan, K.R., MullarneyJ.C., Pilditch, C.A., and C.A. Eager (2018). Are flow-vegetation interactions well represented by mimics? A case study of mangrove pneumatophores, Advances in Water Resources, 111, P360-371, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.11.018.

Horstman, E.M., Lundquist, C.J., Bryan, K.R., Bulmer, R.H., J.C. Mullarney, and D.J. Stokes (2018). The dynamics of expanding mangroves in New Zealand. In C. Makowski and C. W. Finkl (Eds.), “Threats to Mangrove Forests: Hazards, Vulnerability, and Management”, P23-51, Springer, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-73016-5_2.

Mullarney, J.C., Henderson, S.M., Reyns, J.A.H., Norris, B.K., and K.R. Bryan (2017), Spatially varying drag within a wave-exposed mangrove forest and on the adjacent tidal flat, Continental Shelf Research, 147, P102-113, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2017.06.19.

Mullarney, J.C. and C.A. Pilditch (2017). The differential response of kelp to swell and infragravity wave motion, Limnology and Oceanography 62 (6), P2524–2537, doi:  10.1002/lno.10587 (available open access here).

Mullarney, J.C., Henderson, S.M., Norris, B.K, Bryan, K.R., Fricke, A.T., Sandwell, D.R. and D.P. Culling (2017). A question of scale: How turbulence around aerial roots shapes the seabed morphology in mangrove forests of the Mekong Delta, Oceanography 30 (3), P34-47, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2017.312 (available open access here).

Norris, B.K., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan. K.R. and Henderson, S.M. (2017), The Effect of Pneumatophore Density on Turbulence: A Field Study in a Sonneratia-dominated Mangrove Forest, Vietnam, Continental Shelf Research, 147, P114-127, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2017.06.002

Henderson, S.M., Norris, B.K., Mullarney, J.C., and K.R. Bryan (2017), Wave-frequency Flows Within a Near-bed Vegetation Canopy, Continental Shelf Research, 147, P91-101, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2017.06.003

Nittrouer, C.A., Mullarney, J.C., Allison, M.A., and A.S. Ogston (2017). Sedimentary Processes Building a Tropical Delta Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: The Mekong System, Oceanography 30(3), P10-21, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2017.310, (available open access here).

Bryan, K.R., Nardin, W., Mullarney J.C., and S. Fagherazzi (2017). The role of cross-shore tidal dynamics in controlling intertidal sediment exchange in mangroves in Cu Lao Dung, Vietnam, Continental Shelf Research, 147, P128-143, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2017.06.014

Allison, M.A., Nittrouer, C.A., Ogston, A.S., Mullarney, J.C. and T.T. Nguyen (2017). Sedimentation and survival of the Mekong Delta: A case study of decreased sediment supply and accelerating rates of relative sea level rise, Oceanography 30 (3), P98-109, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2017.318, (available open access here).

Ogston, A.S., Allison, M.A, Mullarney J.C., and C.A. Nittrouer (2017). Sediment- and hydro-dynamics of the Mekong Delta: From tidal river to continental shelf, Continental Shelf Research, 147, P1-6, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2017.08.022

Horstman, E., Bryan, K., Mullarney, J.C. and C.A. Pilditch (2017). Model versus nature: hydrodynamics in mangrove pneumatophores, Coastal Engineering Proceedings, 1(35), management.19. doi: 10.9753/ (available open access here).

Harrison, S.R., Bryan, K.R. and J.C. Mullarney (2017). Observations of morphological change at an ebb-tidal delta, Marine Geology, 385, P131-145, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.12.010

Hunt, S., Bryan, K.R., and J.C. Mullarney (2017). The effect of wind waves on spring-neap variations in sediment transport in two meso-tidal estuarine basins with contrasting fetch, Geomorphology, 280, P76-88, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.12.007

Staudt, F., Mullarney J.C., Pilditch, C.A. and K. Huhn (2017). The role of grain-size ratio in the mobility of mixed granular beds, Geomorphology, 278, P314-328, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.11.015

Hunt, S., Bryan, K.R., Mullarney J.C. and M. Pritchard (2016). Observations of asymmetry in contrasting wave-and tidally-dominated environments within a meso-tidal basin: implications for estuarine morphological evolution, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 41 (15), P2207 – 2222, doi: 10.1002/esp.3985

Liénard, J., Lynn, K., Strigul, N., Norris, B.K., Gatziolis, D., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan, K.R. and S.M. Henderson (2016). Efficient Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Aquatic Vegetation Geometry: Estimating Morphological Parameters Influencing Hydrodynamic Drag, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 178, P77-85, doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2016.05.011

Jones, H.F.E., Poot, M., Mullarney, J.C., de Lange, W. P., and K.R. Bryan (2016). Oil-dispersal modelling: re-analysis of the Rena oil spill using open-source modelling tools, New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 50 (1), P10-27, doi: 10.1080/00288330.2015.1112819

MacDonald, I.T. and Julia C. Mullarney (2015). A novel ‘FlocDrifter’ platform for observing flocculation and turbulence processes in a Lagrangian frame of reference, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 32 (3), P547-561, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00106.1

Hunt, S., Bryan, K.R., and Julia C. Mullarney (2015). The influence of wind and waves on the existence of stable intertidal morphology in meso-tidal estuaries, Geomorphology, 228, P158-174, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.09.001

Julia C. Mullarney and S.M. Henderson (2013). A novel drifter designed for use with a mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler in shallow environments, Limnology and Oceanography – Methods, 11, P438-449, doi: 10.4319/lom.2013.11.438

Henderson S.M and Julia C. Mullarney (2013). Wave mixed, wind-generated near-surface shear observed over a tidal flat, Continental Shelf Research S60, p22-29, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2012.05.008

Riffe, K.C., Henderson, S.M. and Julia C. Mullarney (2011). Wave dissipation by flexible vegetation, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, doi:10.1029/2011GL048773

Mullarney Julia C. and S. M. Henderson (2011). Hydraulically controlled front trapping on a tidal flat, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 116, C04023, doi: 10.1029/2010JC006520

Mullarney Julia C. and S. M. Henderson (2010). Wave-forced motion of submerged single-stem vegetation, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 115, C12061, doi: 10.1029/2010JC006448

Mullarney, Julia C., Hay, A.E. and A.J. Bowen (2008). Resonant modulation of the flow in a tidal channel, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 113, P1-21, C10007, doi: 10.1029/2007JC004522

Mullarney, Julia C., Griffiths, R.W. and G.O. Hughes (2007). The role of freshwater fluxes in the thermohaline circulation: insights from a laboratory analog, Deep Sea Research I 51, P1-21, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2006.10.001

Hughes, G.O., Griffiths, R.W., Mullarney, Julia C., and W.H. Peterson (2007). A theoretical model for horizontal convection at large Rayleigh number, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 581, P251-276, doi: 10.1017/S0022112007005630

Mullarney, Julia C., Griffiths, R.W. and G.O. Hughes (2006). The effects of geothermal heating on the ocean overturning circulation, Geophysical Research Letters 33, L02607, doi: 10.1029/2005GL024956

Helfrich K.R. and Julia C. Mullarney (2005). Gravity currents from a dam-break in a rotating channel, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 536, P253-283, doi: 10.1017/S0022112005004544

Mullarney, Julia C., Griffiths, R.W. and G.O. Hughes (2004). Convection driven by differential heating at a horizontal boundary, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 516, P181-209, doi: 10.1017/S0022112004000485


Full Conference papers:

Horstman, E.M., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan, K.R., and D.R. Sandwell (2017). Deposition gradients across mangrove fringes, Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Coastal Dynamics, Helsingor, Denmark, 12th -16th June 2017.

Dejeans, B.S., Mullarney, J.C., MacDonald, I.T., and G.M. Reeve (2017). Assessment of the performance of a turbulence closure model: along the tidally-influenced Kaipara River to the estuary, NZ. Proceedings of Coasts and Ports Conference, Cairns, Australia, 21st-23rd June 2017.

de Ruiter, P.J., Mullarney, J.C., Bryan, K.R. and C. Winter (2017). The influence of entrance constriction on hydrodynamics and intertidal morphology within estuarine basins,  Proceedings of Coasts and Ports Conference, Cairns, Australia, 21st-23rd June 2017.

Ramli, A.Y., de Lange, W. P., K.R. Bryan and Julia C. Mullarney (2015). Coupled Flow-Wave Numerical Model in Assessing the Impact of Dredging on the Morphology of Matakana Banks, Proceedings of Coasts and Ports Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, 15th-18th September 2015.

Hunt, S., Bryan, K.R., Mullarney, Julia C. and M. Pritchard (2013). The control of wind and waves on the asymmetry of estuarine currents, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Coastal Dynamics, Arcachon, France, 24th-28th June 2013, P859-870.

Mullarney, Julia C. and S.M. Henderson (2012). Lagrangian measurements of turbulent dissipation over a shallow tidal flat from pulse coherent Acoustic Doppler Profilers, Coastal Engineering Proceedings, 1 (33), doi: 10.9753/icce.v33.currents.49 (available open access here).

Hughes, G.O., Griffiths,  R.W., and  Julia C. Mullarney (2004). A steady ‘filling box’ solution with zero net buoyancy flux, Proceedings of the 15th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Sydney, Australia, 13th-17th December 2004.

Hughes, G.O., Griffiths,  R.W., Mullarney, Julia C. and W.H. Peterson, (2006).  A theoretical model for `horizontal convection’, Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Stratified Flows, Perth, Australia,  11th-14th December 2006.

Mullarney, Julia C., Griffiths, R.W. and G.O. Hughes (2001).  Convective Circulation Driven by a Non-uniform Bottom Heat Flux and a Localised Salinity Flux, Proceedings of the 14th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 9th-14th December 2001, p485-488.


Julia C. Mullarney (2005).  Thermal and thermohaline convection models for the meridional overturning circulation of the oceans, Ph.D Thesis, Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University.  Accepted without corrections.

Julia C. Mullarney (2003). Laboratory Experiments on Non-linear Rossby Adjustment in a Channel, Proceedings of the 2003 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Technical Report.

Julia C. Mullarney  (2000).  The interaction of buoyant sources with confining barriers, M.Sc. Thesis, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol.19

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