• Berelson, W. (NSF OCE 2019) $519,571—Collaborative research: How much does advection of seawater through shelf sands, both detrital and carbonate-rich, influence ocean carbonate chemistry?—Pending
  • John, S., J. West, W. Berelson (Ming Hsieh Institute 2019) $80,000, The geochemistry of cancer: A new approach for research and diagnosis—1 year
  • Corsetti, F., W. Berlson and others (NASA Astrobiology 2019) $994,274—Investigating a novel role for iron redox cycling in the lifification of microbial mats and the rise and fall of stromatolites in Earth history.   3-years.
  • Berelson, W. (NSF OCE 2018) $668,000—Collaborative Research: New approaches to study calcium carbonate dissolution on the sea floor and its impact on paleo-proxy interpretations.—3 years.
  • Berelson, W. and T. Truede (NOAA Sea Grant 2016)–$60,000—Expansion of oxygen minima in Santa Monica Basin—2 years
  • Berelson, W. (NSF OCE 2015)–$588,609–CaCO3 dissolution in the North Pacific Ocean: Comparison of lab and field rates with biogenic and abiogenic carbonates—3 years
  • Berelson, W. (SCEC)—Investigation of the origin of grey layers in Santa Barbara Basin sediment cores—flood deposits or tsunamis?
  • Berelson,W. and L. Yeung (NSF OCE)—Collaborative Research: Clumpy O2 as a tracer for productivity and respiration—3 years.
  • Berelson, W. and J. Adkins (OCE1220302)- Ocean Acidification – Collaborative Research: Measuring the kinetics of CaCO3 dissolution in seawater using novel isotope labeling, laboratory experiments, and in situ experiments—NSF OCE Funded, 3 years.
  • Berelson, W. (2010–NSF ANT1029878) Collaborative Research: Continental Shelf diagenesis II: The importance of increasing oceanic hypoxia to coastal iron suppy and the ocean’s iron isotope composition. Three years. NSF ANT Funded
  • Berelson, W. and Capone, D. (2009–OCE 0934073) Collaborative Research: ETBC: Amazon influence on the Atlantic: Carbon export from Nitrogen fixation by diatom symbioses (ANACONDAS). Three years. NSF OCE Funded
  • Berelson, W. and F. Corsetti (NASA Astrobiology) A community education   and outreach activity: International GeoBiology Summer Course. Four years. NASA Astrobiology Funded
  • Berelson, W., D. Hammond, M. Prokopenko (2009–OCE 0961207) Collaborative Research: Applying O2/Ar, Delta 17O and 222Rn methodologies to constrain organic carbon productivity in the upper ocean of the ETSP. Three years. NSF OCE Funded
  • Capone, D., W. Berelson and A. Knapp (2009) Determining N2 fixation in N deficient waters of the Eastern Tropical South Pacific. Three years. NSF OCE0850801