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Jayson Martinez

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Patents

PNNL Patents

PNNL Publications


  • Martinez J.J., Z. Deng, E. Klopries, R.P. Mueller, P. Titzler, D. Zhou, and B. Do Vale Beirao, et al. 2019. "Characterization of a Siphon Turbine to Accelerate Low-Head Hydropower Deployment." Journal of Cleaner Production 210. PNNL-SA-136060. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.10.345


  • Geist D.R., S.A. Liss, R.A. Harnish, K.A. Deters, R.S. Brown, Z. Deng, and J.J. Martinez, et al. 2018. "Juvenile Chinook Salmon survival when exposed to simulated dam passage after being implanted with a new micro-acoustic transmitter." North American Journal of Fisheries Management 38, no. 4:940-952. PNNL-SA-130560. doi:10.1002/nafm.10198
  • Hou H., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, T. Fu, J.P. Duncan, G.E. Johnson, and J. Lu, et al. 2018. "A Hydropower Biological Evaluation Toolset (HBET) for Characterizing Hydraulic Conditions and Impacts of Hydro-Structures on Fish." Energies 11, no. 4:990. PNNL-SA-124812. doi:10.3390/en11040990
  • Li X., Z. Deng, T. Fu, R.S. Brown, J.J. Martinez, G.A. Mcmichael, and B.A. Trumbo, et al. 2018. "Three-dimensional migration behavior of juvenile salmonids in reservoirs and near dams." Scientific Reports 8. PNWD-SA-10471. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-19208-1


  • Deng Z., J.J. Martinez, H. Li, R.A. Harnish, C.M. Woodley, J.S. Hughes, and X. Li, et al. 2017. "Comparing the survival rate of juvenile Chinook salmon migrating through hydropower systems using injectable and surgical acoustic transmitters." Scientific Reports 7. PNNL-SA-113136. doi:10.1038/srep42999
  • Deng Z., J.P. Duncan, J.L. Arnold, T. Fu, J.J. Martinez, J. Lu, and P.S. Titzler, et al. 2017. "Evaluation of Boundary Dam Spillway Using an Autonomous Sensor Fish Device." Journal of Hydro-Environment Research 14. PNNL-SA-113125. doi:10.1016/j.jher.2016.10.004


  • Deng Z., J.J. Martinez, and J. Lu. 2016. "Sensor Fish: an autonomous sensor package for characterizing complex flow fields and fish passage." EWRI Currents 18, no. 3:11. PNNL-SA-117426.
  • Li H., C. Tian, J. Lu, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, R.S. Brown, and Z. Deng. 2016. "An Energy Harvesting Underwater Acoustic Transmitter for Aquatic Animals." Scientific Reports 6. PNNL-SA-116757. doi:10.1038/srep33804
  • Lu J., Z. Deng, H. Li, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, J. Xiao, and R.S. Brown, et al. 2016. "A SMALL LONG-LIFE ACOUSTIC TRANSMITTER FOR STUDYING THE BEHAVIOR OF AQUATIC ANIMALS." Review of Scientific Instruments 87, no. 11:114902. PNNL-SA-110558. doi:10.1063/1.4967941


  • Deng Z., T.J. Carlson, H. Li, J. Xiao, M.J. Myjak, J. Lu, and J.J. Martinez, et al. 2015. "An injectable acoustic transmitter for juvenile salmon." Scientific Reports 5. PNNL-SA-104621. doi:10.1038/srep08111
  • Jung K., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, D.R. Geist, G.A. Mcmichael, J.R. Stephenson, and P. Graf. 2015. "Performance of an Acoustic Telemetry System in a Large Fishway." Animal Biotelemetry 3. PNWD-SA-10429. doi:10.1186/s40317-015-0052-9
  • Li X., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, T. Fu, P.S. Titzler, J.S. Hughes, and M.A. Weiland, et al. 2015. "Three-Dimensional Tracking of Juvenile Salmon at Mid-Reach Location between Dams." Fisheries Research 167. PNWD-SA-10404. doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2015.01.018
  • Li X., Z. Deng, R.S. Brown, T. Fu, J.J. Martinez, G.A. Mcmichael, and J.R. Skalski, et al. 2015. "Migration Depth and Residence Time of Juvenile Salmonids in the Forebays of Hydropower Dams Prior to Passage through Turbines or Juvenile Bypass Systems: Implications for Turbine Passage Survival." Conservation Physiology 3, no. 1:Article No. cou064. PNWD-SA-10388. doi:10.1093/conphys/cou064


  • Deng Z., B. Southall, T.J. Carlson, J. Xu, J.J. Martinez, M.A. Weiland, and J.M. Ingraham. 2014. "200 kHz Commercial Sonar Systems Generate Lower Frequency Side Lobes Audible to Some Marine Mammals." PLoS One 9, no. 4:e95315. PNNL-SA-90862. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0095315
  • Deng Z., J. Lu, M.J. Myjak, J.J. Martinez, C. Tian, S.J. Morris, and T.J. Carlson, et al. 2014. "Design and Implementation of a new Autonomous Sensor Fish to Support Advanced Hydropower Development." Review of Scientific Instruments 85, no. 11:115001. PNNL-SA-104430. doi:10.1063/1.4900543
  • Ingraham J.M., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, B.A. Trumbo, R.P. Mueller, and M.A. Weiland. 2014. "Feasibility of Tracking Fish with Acoustic Transmitters in the Ice Harbor Dam Tailrace." Scientific Reports 4. PNWD-SA-10239. doi:10.1038/srep04090
  • Li X., Z. Deng, Y. Sun, J.J. Martinez, T. Fu, G.A. McMichael, and T.J. Carlson. 2014. "A 3D approximate maximum likelihood solver for localization of fish implanted with acoustic transmitters." Scientific Reports 4. PNWD-SA-10355. doi:10.1038/srep07215


  • Brown R.S., Z. Deng, K.V. Cook, B.D. Pflugrath, X. Li, T. Fu, and J.J. Martinez, et al. 2013. "A field evaluation of an external and neutrally buoyant acoustic transmitter for juvenile salmon: implications for estimating hydroturbine passage survival." PLoS One 8, no. 10:e77744. PNWD-SA-10136. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077744
  • Deng Z., T.J. Carlson, T. Fu, H. Ren, J.J. Martinez, J.R. Myers, and S. Matzner, et al. 2013. "Design and implementation of a marine animal alert system to support Marine Renewable Energy." Marine Technology Society Journal 47, no. 4:113-121. PNNL-SA-94627. doi:10.4031/MTSJ.47.4.2
  • Hughes J.S., M.A. Weiland, C.M. Woodley, G.R. Ploskey, S.M. Carpenter, M.J. Hennen, and E.S. Fischer, et al. 2013. Survival and Passage of Yearling and Subyearling Chinook Salmon and Juvenile Steelhead at McNary Dam, 2012. PNNL-22788 FINAL. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Meduri P., H. Chen, J. Xiao, J.J. Martinez, T.J. Carlson, J. Zhang, and Z. Deng. 2013. "Tunable Electrochemical Properties of Fluorinated Graphene." Journal of Materials Chemistry A 1, no. 27:7866-7869. PNNL-SA-91948. doi:10.1039/c3ta11710c
  • Ploskey G.R., G. Batten, A.W. Cushing, J.A. Kim, G.E. Johnson, J.R. Skalski, and R.L. Townsend, et al. 2013. Survival and Passage of Juvenile Chinook Salmon and Steelhead Passing through Bonneville Dam, 2011. PNNL-22178 Final. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.


  • Deng Z., J.J. Martinez, A.H. Colotelo, T.K. Abel, A.P. LeBarge, R.S. Brown, and B.D. Pflugrath, et al. 2012. "Development of External and Neutrally Buoyant Acoustic Transmitters for Juvenile Salmon Turbine Passage Evaluation." Fisheries Research 113, no. 1:94-105. PNNL-SA-79155. doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2011.08.018
  • Johnson G.E., M.J. Hennen, S.A. Zimmerman, G. Batten, S.M. Carpenter, Z. Deng, and T. Fu, et al. 2012. Survival and Passage of Yearling Chinook Salmon and Steelhead at The Dalles Dam, Spring 2011 - FINAL REPORT. PNNL-21826. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Ren H., Z. Deng, T.J. Carlson, Y. Sun, T. Fu, J.J. Martinez, and S. Matzner, et al. 2012. "Localization of Southern Resident Killer Whales Using Two Star Arrays to Support Marine Renewable Energy." In OCEANS 2012 MTS/IEEE, October 14-19, 2012, Hampton Roads, Virginia. Piscataway, New Jersey:The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. PNNL-SA-90424. doi:10.1109/OCEANS.2012.6405010
  • Xu J., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, T.J. Carlson, J.R. Myers, and M.A. Weiland. 2012. "Broadband Acoustic Environment at a Tidal Energy Site in Puget Sound." Marine Technology Society Journal 46, no. 2:65-73. PNNL-SA-83076. doi:10.4031/MTSJ.46.2.1


  • Deng Z., R.S. Brown, T.J. Carlson, J.J. Martinez, A.H. Colotelo, B.D. Pflugrath, and T.K. Abel, et al. 2011. "Development of external and neutrally buoyant acoustic transmitters for turbine passage evaluation." In EPRI-DOE Conference on Environmentally-Enhanced Hydro Turbines, May 19-20, 2011, Washington DC, 155-164. Palo Alto, California:EPRI. PNNL-SA-79460. doi:10.2172/1057387
  • Deng Z., T.J. Carlson, J. Xu, J.J. Martinez, M.A. Weiland, R.P. Mueller, and J.R. Myers, et al. 2011. "Design and operation specifications of an active monitoring system for detecting southern resident killer whales." In OCEANS 2011, September 19-22, 2011, Kona, Hawaii. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-81594.
  • Hughes J.S., Z. Deng, M.A. Weiland, J.J. Martinez, and Y. Yuan. 2011. "Water Velocity Measurements on a Vertical Barrier Screen at the Bonneville Dam Second Powerhouse." Energies 4, no. 11:2038-2048. PNNL-SA-81351. doi:10.3390/en4112038
  • Martinez J.J., J.R. Myers, T.J. Carlson, Z. Deng, J.S. Rohrer, and K.A. Caviggia. 2011. Design and implementation of an underwater sound recording device. PNNL-20371. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Martinez J.J., J.R. Myers, T.J. Carlson, Z. Deng, J.S. Rohrer, K.A. Caviggia, and C.M. Woodley, et al. 2011. "Design and implementation of an underwater sound recording device." Sensors 11, no. 9:8519-8535. PNNL-SA-80867. doi:10.3390/s110908519
  • Xu J., Z. Deng, J.J. Martinez, T.J. Carlson, J.R. Myers, M.A. Weiland, and M.E. Jones. 2011. "Acoustic Environment of Admiralty Inlet: Broadband Noise Measurements." In OCEANS 2011, September 19-22, 2011, Kona, Hawaii. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-81421.


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