Publication: Horowitz, J., Opresko,D., Herrera, S., Hansel, C., Quattrini, A. (2024). Ameripathidae, a new family of antipatharian corals (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Hexacorallia, Antipatharia). Zookeys, doi: 10.3897/zookeys.1203.121411. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS, with support from SOI]. 

Horowitz, J., Opresko,D., Herrera, S., Hansel, C., Quattrini, A. (2024). Ameripathidae, a new family of antipatharian corals (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Hexacorallia, Antipatharia). Zookeys, doi: 10.3897/zookeys.1203.121411. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS, with support from SOI].

Publication: Julià-Miralles, M., Yarbuh, I., Spelz, R., Negrete-Aranda, R., Contreras, J., Fletcher, J., et al. (2024). Strain localization instabilities and the genesis of multiple axes of seafloor spreading in the Carmen basin, southern Gulf of California. International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-024-02426-6. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS, with support from SOI]

Julià-Miralles, M., Yarbuh, I., Spelz, R., Negrete-Aranda, R., Contreras, J., Fletcher, J., et al. (2024). Strain localization instabilities and the genesis of multiple axes of seafloor spreading in the Carmen basin, southern Gulf of California. International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-024-02426-6. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS, with support from SOI]

Cruise: Journey to the Nazca Ridge

Expedition dates: July 6 - Aug. 9, 2024 Numerous species, including seabirds, whales, and sea turtles,  likely utilize the nutrient-rich waters circulating through Peru’s Nazca Ridge National Reserve for sustenance. Still, little is known about what lives in this Ocean region. An unknown number of prominent seamounts with peaks ranging from 1870 to 1903  meters … Continued

Person: Gustavo Cuadros

Gustavo Cuadros, a fisheries engineer, has played a prominent role at the Instituto del Mar del Perú (IMARPE), serving as an integral part of the hydroacoustics team. His expertise lies in research on fish populations using this technique, addressing aspects such as biomass and vertical and horizontal distribution. A graduate of the Universidad Nacional Federico … Continued

Person: Anthony Alex Quilca Huanca

Currently, head of the marine geology project at the Geological, Mining and Metallurgical Institute – Perú (INGEMMET). The INGEMMET as the governing body of Geosciences, cooperates with the geological knowledge of the Peruvian coast and the seabed for strategic, geopolitical, marine planning purposes, identification of marine resources and governance for regional and local according to … Continued

Person: Caio Gonçalves

Caio Gonçalves is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Environmental Geochemistry at Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF), Brazil, supervised by Dr. Rut Díaz. He received his B.Sc. in Geology from the Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ) in 2016, and his M.Sc. in Environmental Geochemistry from UFF in 2019, where he worked with … Continued

Person: Dennis Romero

Dennis Romero has worked as a researcher at Instituto del Mar del Peru since 2014. His main scientific interests are focused on small-sized benthic communities from soft-bottom substrates in the Humboldt Current off Peru. In particular, he investigates the ecology of shelled microscopic organisms called foraminifera and their potential use in sediment records to reconstruct … Continued

Person: Edgart Flores

Edgart Flores, is postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research under the framework of the “Microbial Lipidomics in Changing Oceans” (MILCO) project funded by the NSF, delves into the lipid remodeling of microorganisms in response to a changing ocean. Dr. … Continued