Christopher Hunt

Research Assistant Professor
Phone: (603) 862-1348
Office: Ocean Process Analysis Lab, Morse Hall Rm 142, Durham, NH 03824
A headshot of Christopher Hunt, a research scientist with the Ocean Process Analysis Laboratory.


  • M.S., Earth Sciences, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., Chemistry, Trinity College - Conn

Selected Publications

Hunt, C. W., Salisbury, J. E., & Vandemark, D. (2022). Controls on buffering and coastal acidification in a temperate estuary. LIMNOLOGY AND OCEANOGRAPHY, 67(6), 1328-1342. doi:10.1002/lno.12085

Rheuban, J. E., Gassett, P. R., McCorkle, D. C., Hunt, C. W., Liebman, M., Bastidas, C., . . . Turner, E. (2021). Synoptic assessment of coastal total alkalinity through community science. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 16(2). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/abcb39

Hunt, C. W., Snyder, L., Salisbury, J. E., Vandemark, D., & McDowell, W. H. (2017). SIPCO2: A simple, inexpensive surface water pCO(2) sensor. LIMNOLOGY AND OCEANOGRAPHY-METHODS, 15(3), 291-301. doi:10.1002/lom3.10157

Oczkowski, A., Hunt, C. W., Miller, K., Oviatt, C., Nixon, S., & Smith, L. (2016). Comparing Measures of Estuarine Ecosystem Production in a Temperate New England Estuary. ESTUARIES AND COASTS, 39(6), 1827-1844. doi:10.1007/s12237-016-0113-1

Bakker, D. C. E., Pfeil, B., Landa, C. S., Metzl, N., O'Brien, K. M., Olsen, A., . . . Xu, S. (2016). A multi-decade record of high-quality fCO(2) data in version 3 of the Surface Ocean CO2 Atlas (SOCAT). EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE DATA, 8(2), 383-413. doi:10.5194/essd-8-383-2016

Bakker, D. C. E., Pfeil, B., Smith, K., Hankin, S., Olsen, A., Alin, S. R., . . . Watson, A. J. (2014). An update to the Surface Ocean CO2 Atlas (SOCAT version 2). EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE DATA, 6(1), 69-90. doi:10.5194/essd-6-69-2014

Pfeil, B., Olsen, A., Bakker, D. C. E., Hankin, S., Koyuk, H., Kozyr, A., . . . Yoshikawa-Inoue, H. (2013). A uniform, quality controlled Surface Ocean CO2 Atlas (SOCAT). EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE DATA, 5(1), 125-143. doi:10.5194/essd-5-125-2013

Salisbury, J., Vandemark, D., Campbell, J., Hunt, C., Wisser, D., Reul, N., & Chapron, B. (2011). Spatial and temporal coherence between Amazon River discharge, salinity, and light absorption by colored organic carbon in western tropical Atlantic surface waters. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 116. doi:10.1029/2011JC006989

Hunt, C. W., Salisbury, J. E., & Vandemark, D. (2011). Contribution of non-carbonate anions to total alkalinity and overestimation of pCO(2) in New England and New Brunswick rivers. BIOGEOSCIENCES, 8(10), 3069-3076. doi:10.5194/bg-8-3069-2011

Salisbury, J., Green, M., Hunt, C., & Campbell, J. (2008). Coastal Acidification by Rivers:A Threat to Shellfish?. Eos, 89(50), 513. doi:10.1029/2008eo500001

Most Cited Publications