overview

My research focuses on environmental chemistry, petroleum geochemistry, and general organic chemistry.

selected publications
Academic Articles115
  • Kvenvolden, K. A., Golan-Bac, M., McDonald, T. J., Pflaum, R. C., & Brooks, J. M. (1989). Hydrocarbon gases in sediment of the Voring Plateau, Norwegian Sea. 319-326.
  • Kvenvolden, K. A., & McDonald, T. J. (1989). Organic geochemistry on Leg 104. 291-307.
  • McDonald, T. J., Kennicutt, M. C., Brooks, J. M., & Kvenvolden, K. A. (1989). Organic matter at Sites 642, 643 and 644, ODP Leg 104. 309-317.
  • McDonald, T. J., Kennicutt, M. C., & Brooks, J. M. (1988). Volatile organic compounds at a coastal Gulf of Mexico site. CHEMOSPHERE. 17(1), 123-136.
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  • ELDHOLM, O., THIEDE, J., TAYLOR, E., BJØRKLUND, K., BLEIL, U., CIELSIELSKI, P., ... GIBSON, I. (1986). Dipping reflectors in the Norwegian Sea—ODP Leg 104 drilling results. JOURNAL OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY. 143(6), 911-912.
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Chapters7
  • Mcdonald, T. J., Kennicutt, M. C., Brooks, J. M., & Fay, R. R. (2013). Volatile organic compounds associated with petroleum seepage in surficial Gulf of Mexico Sediments. Whelan, J. K., & Farrington, J. W. (Eds.), Organic Matter: Productivity, Accumulation, and Preservation in Recent and Ancient Sediments. (pp. 433-452). Columbia University Press.
  • McDonald, S. J., Wade, T. L., Brooks, J. M., & Mcdonald, T. J. (1991). Assessing the Exposure of Fish to a Petroleum Spill in Galveston Bay, Texas. Wrobel, L. C., & Brebbia, C. A. (Eds.), Water Pollution: Modelling, Measuring and Prediction. (pp. 707-718). Springer Netherlands.
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  • Kvenvolden, K. A., & Mcdonald, T. J. (1985). Gas Hydrates of the Middle America Trench—Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 84. Orlofsky, S. (Eds.), Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol. 84. (pp. 667-682). U.S. Govt. Printing Office.
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  • Brooks, J. M., Jeffrey, A., Mcdonald, T. J., Pflaum, R. C., & Kvenvolden, K. A. (1985). Geochemistry of Hydrate Gas and Water from Site 570, Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 84. Orlofsky, S. (Eds.), Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol. 84. (pp. 699-703). U.S. Govt. Printing Office.
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  • Jeffrey, A., Pflaum, R. C., Mcdonald, T. J., Brooks, J. M., & Kvenvolden, K. A. (1985). Isotopic Analysis of Core Gases at Sites 565-570, Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 84. Orlofsky, S. (Eds.), Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Vol. 84. (pp. 719-726). U.S. Govt. Printing Office.
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chaired theses and dissertations
Email
t-mcdonald12332@tamu.edu
First Name
Thomas
Last Name
Mcdonald
mailing address
Texas A&M Health Science Center; Environmental And Occupational Health; 1266 TAMUS
College Station, TX 77843-1266
USA