Mr. McGehee has promoted the use of nearshore subsurface pressure gages to measure long waves and in particular, tsunamis not only as a research tool but to incorporate into a tsunami warning system.
"Tsunami Detection and Warning Capability Using Nearshore Submerged Pressure Transducers; Case Study of the 4 October 1994 Shikotan Tsunami,"
"Los Angeles and Long Beach Harbors Model Enhancement Program: Measured Response of Moored Ships to Long Period Waves,"
"Selecting Wave Gauge Sites for Monitoring Harbor Oscillations: A Case Study for Kahului Harbor, Hawaii,
"Measuring Long Period Waves Through the Coastal Data Information Program,"