Voynova, Y.G. and Sharp, J.H. 2012. Anomalous biogeochemical response to a flooding event in the Delaware Estuary: A possible typology shift due to climate change. Estuar. Coasts 35:943-958.
Sharp, J.H. 2010. Estuarine oxygen dynamics: What can we learn about hypoxia from long-time records in the Delaware Estuary? Limnol. Oceanogr. 55:535-548.
Sharp, J.H., Yoshiyama, K., Parker, A.E., Schwartz, M.C., Curless, S.E., Beauregard, A.Y., Ossolinski, J.E., and Davis, A.R. 2009. A biogeochemical view of estuarine eutrophication: Seasonal and spatial trends and correlations in the Delaware Estuary. Estuar. Coasts 32:1023-1043.
Yoshiyama, K. and Sharp, J.H. 2006. Phytoplankton response to nutrient enrichment in an urbanized estuary: Apparent inhibition of primary production by overeutrophication. Limnol. Oceanogr. 51:424-434.
Sharp, J.H., Beauregard, A.Y., Burdige, D., Cauwet, G., Curless, S.E., Lauck, R., Nagel, K., Ogawa, H., Parker, A.E., Primm, O., Pujo-Pay, M., Savidge, W.B., Seitzinger, E., Spyres, G., and Styles, R. 2004. A direct instrument comparison for measurement of total dissolved nitrogen in seawater. Mar. Chem. 84:181-193.
Yahel, G. Sharp, J.H., Marie, D., Haesse, C. and Genin, A. 2003. In situ feeding and element removal in the coral-reef sponge Theonella swinhoeii: bulk DOC is the major source for carbon. Limnol. Oceanogr. 48:141-149.
Sharp and 27 co-authors. 2002. A preliminary methods comparison for measurement of dissolved organic nitrogen in seawater. Mar. Chem. 78:171-184.
Sharp, J.H., Carlson, C.A., Peltzer, E.T., Castle-Ward, D.M., Savidge, K.B. and Rinker, K.R. 2002. Final dissolved organic carbon broad community intercalibration and preliminary use of DOC reference materials. Mar. Chem. 77:239-253.
Sharp, J.H. 2002. Analytical methods for dissolved organic carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus. In: D.A. Hansell and C.A. Carlson (Eds.). Biogeochemistry of Dissolved Organic. Academic Press (San Diego). pp. 35-58.
Sharp, J.H. 2001. Marine and aquatic communities, stress from eutrophication. In: S. Levin - Ed. Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, Volume 4. Academic Press. pp. 1-11.
Sharp, J.H. 1997. Marine dissolved organic carbon: Are the older values correct? Mar. Chem. 56:265-277.
Pennock, J.R., Velinsky, D.J., Ludlam, J.M., Sharp, J.H. and Fogel, M.L. 1996. Isotopic fractionation of ammonium and nitrate during uptake by Skeletonema costatum: Implications for 15N dynamics under bloom conditions. Limnol. Oceanogr. 41:451-459.
Sharp, J.H. 1995. Diverse career possibilities and a broad oceanography curriculum. Oceanography 8:106-107.
Sharp, J.H., Benner, R., Bennett, L., Carlson, C.A., Fitzwater, S.E., Peltzer, E.T. and Tupas, L.M. 1995. Analyses of dissolved organic carbon in seawater: The JGOFS EqPac methods comparison. Mar. Chem. 48:91-108.
Sharp, J.H. 1994. What not to do about nutrients in the Delaware Estuary. In: K.R. Dyer and R.J. Orth (eds.). Changes in Fluxes in Estuaries: Implications from Science to Management. Olsen and Olsen (Fredensborg, Denmark). pp. 423-428.
Pennock, J.R. and Sharp, J.H. 1994. Temporal alternation between light- and nutrient-limitation of phytoplankton production in a coastal plain estuary. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 111: 275-288.
Fogel, M.L., Cifuentes, L.A., Velinsky, D.J. and Sharp, J.H. 1992. Relationship of carbon availability in estuarine phytoplankton to isotopic composition. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 82:291-300.
Lebo, M.E. and Sharp, J.H. 1992. Modeling phosphorus cycling in a well-mixed coastal plain estuary. Estuar. Coast. Shelf S. 35:235-252.
Cifuentes, L.A., Schemel, L.E. and Sharp, J.H. 1990. Qualitative and numerical analyses of the effects of river inflow variations on mixing patterns in estuaries. Estuar. Coast. Shelf S. 30:411-427.
Cifuentes, L.A., Fogel, M.L., Pennock, J.R. and Sharp, J.H. 1989. Seasonal variations in the stable nitrogen isotope ratio of ammonium in the Delaware Estuary. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 53: 2713-2721.
Coffin, R.B. and Sharp, J.H. 1987. Microbial trophodynamics in the Delaware Estuary. Mar. Ecol. Progr. Seri.41:253-266.
Sharp, J.H. 1984. Inputs into microbial food chains. In: J.E. Hobbie and P.J. LeB. Williams-Eds. Hetero-trophic Activity in the Sea. Plenum Press. pp.101-120.
Sharp, J.H. 1983. The distribution of dissolved inorganic and organic nitrogen in the sea. In: E.J. Carpenter and D.G. Capone-Eds. Nitrogen in the Marine Environment. Academic Press. pp.1-35.
Sharp, J.H., Culberson, C.H. and Church, T.M. 1982. The chemistry of the Delaware Estuary: General considerations. Limnol. Oceanogr. 27:1015-1028.
Sharp, J.H. and Culberson, C.H. 1982. The physical definition of salinity: A chemical evaluation. Limnol. Oceanogr. 27:385-387.
Sharp, J.H., Perry, M.J., Renger, E.H. and Eppley, R.W. 1980. Phytoplankton rate processes in the oligotrophic waters of the central North Pacific Ocean. J. Plankton Res. 2:335-353.
Sharp, J.H., Underhill, P.A. and Hughes, D.J. 1979. Inter-action (allelopathy) between marine diatoms: Thalassiosira pseudonana and Phaeodactylum tricornutum. J. Phycol. 15:353-362.
Sharp, J.H. 1977. Extracellular production of organic matter by marine phytoplankton: Do healthy cells do it? Limnol. Oceanogr. 22:381-399.