2017

  • During our transit from Guam to Honolulu, Artist-at-Sea Lucy Bellwood created this comic to explore the wonders of ocean mapping on R/V Falkor with the world. You can download a copy here: Mappin’ The Floor: A Scientific High-Seas Adventure by Lucy Bellwood.

  • Nauels, A., Rogelj, J., Schleussner, C., Meinshausen, M., and Mengel, M. (2017). Linking Sea Level Rise and Socioeconomic Indicators Under the Shared Socioeconomic Pathways.  Env. Research Letters, 12 (11), doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa92b6.

  • Bell, K.L.C., J. Flanders, A. Bowman, and N.A. Raineault, eds. 2017. New frontiers in ocean exploration: The E/V Nautilus, NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer, and R/V Falkor 2016 field season. Oceanography 30(1), supplement, 94 pp., https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.supplement.01

  • Oeljeschläger, L. (2017). Chemical Composition of Dissolved Organic Matter (DOM) of the Sea Surface Microlayer in the Indo-Pacific Ocean. Masters of Science Thesis at the University of Oldenburg.

  • Omand, M. (2017). Carbon Export Processes at Meso- and Submesoscales. Invited Lecture at Ocean Carbon Biogeochemistry Summer Workshop, Woods Hole, MA, USA.

  • Omand, M. (2017). Diel Rhythms in Phytoplankton Physiology and Marine Snow Export Observed from a Wirewalker Autonomous Platform. Invited Lecture to Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

  • Omand, M. (2017). Diel Rhythms in Phytoplankton Physiology and Marine Snow Export Observed from a Wirewalker Autonomous Platform. Invited Lecture to University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, RI, USA.

  • Omand, M., Cetinic, I., and Lucas, A. (2017).  Using Bio-optics to Reveal Phytoplankton Physiology from a Wirewalker Autonomous Platform. Oceanography 30(2):128-131, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2017.233.

  • Orcutt B., Lapham L., Delaney J., Sarode N., Marshall K., Whaley-Martin K., Slater G., Wheat C., and P. Girguis. (2017). Microbial Response to Oil Enrichment in Gulf of Mexico Sediment Measured Using a Novel Long-term Benthic Lander System. Elementa Science of the Anthropocene, 5(18), doi:10.1525/elementa.129. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS.]

  • Rahlff, J. (2017). The Role of Microbial Communities at the Sea Surface in Air-sea Gas Exchange. Doctorate Thesis at the University of Oldenburg.

  • Rahlff, J., Stolle, C., & Wurl, O. (2017). SISI: A New Device for In Situ Incubations at the Ocean Surface. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 5(4), 46; doi:10.3390/jmse5040046. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS.]

  • Schollaert Uz, S. (2017). Microscopic Life in a Moving Ocean. Invited Lecture to Baltimore Science Fiction Convention, Baltimore, MD, USA.

  • Shelley, R., and W. Landing. (2017).  Trace Elements in Aerosols, Rain, and the Sea-surface Microlayer of the South Pacific Ocean Under Low Wind Conditions. Oral Presentation at Gordon Research Conference in Chemical Oceanography, New London, NH, USA.

  • Shelley, R., Wyatt, N., and W. Landing. (2017). Trace Elements in Aerosols, Rain, and the Sea-Surface Microlayer of the South Pacific Ocean Under Low Wind Conditions. Oral Presentation at 2017 Goldschmidt Conference,  Paris, FRANCE.

  • Singh, S., Hananto, N., Qin, Y., Leclerc, F., Avianto, P., Tapponier, P., Carton, H., Wei, S., Nugroho, A., Gemilang, W., Sieh, K., and Barbot, S. (2017).  The Discovery of a Conjugate System of Faults in the Wharton Basin Intraplate Deformation Zone, Science Advances 2017 3: no. 1, e1601689, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1601689.  [This publication is available as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Smith, J. (2017). What Lies Beneath? Mapping the Marine Monuments of the Pacific. Public Lecture, Hanauma Bay Educational Lecture Series, Honolulu, HI, USA.

  • Smith, J., and J. Tree. (2017). Enormous Rift Zones, Giant Landslides, and Ubiquitous Paleo-reef Terraces: Detailed Submarine Geologic Mapping Reveals Complexity of the Northwestern Hawaiian Ridge. Oral Presentation at Geological Society of America, Honolulu, HI, USA, doi: 10.1130/abs/2017CD-292709.

  • Streich, M., Ajemian, M., Wetz, J., and G. Stunz. (2017). A Comparison of Fish Community Structure at Mesophotic Artificial Reefs and Natural Banks in the Western Gulf of Mexico,  Marine and Coastal Fishes, 9 (1), doi:10.1080/19425120.2017.1282897.  [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Tree, J., Smith, J., Miller, J., and A. Kang. (2017). Detailed Geological Mapping Exposes Complex Eruptive History and Fundamentally Different Relative Ages of Newly Surveyed Seamounts within the Johnston Atoll Unit of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument  Oral Presentation at Geological Society of America, Honolulu, HI, USA, doi: 10.1130/abs/2017CD-292568.

  • Trotter, J., Sadekov, A., Montagna, P., and M. McCulloch. (2017). Elemental Systematics of Modern and Fossil Deep Water Corals from the Perth Canyon, Australia.  Oral Presentation at 2017 Goldschmidt Conference,  Paris, FRANCE.

  • Tunnicliffe, V., Bates, V., Butterfield, D., and B. Larson (2017). Diversity of the Mariana biogeographic region with a closer look at Alviniconcha hessleri, the original “hairy snail”.  Oral Presentation, 6th International Symposium on Chemosynthesis-Based Ecosystems, Woods Hole, MA, USA.

  • Visic, H. (2017). Chemotaxanomic and Morphological Approach to Phytoplankton Analyses in Contrasting Trophic Systems of North Pacific. Masters of Science Thesis at the University of Zagreb.

  • Walcutt, N., et. al. (2017). Assessment of Holographic Microscopy for Quantifying Marine Particles. Poster Presentation at Ocean Carbon Biogeochemistry Summer Workshop, Woods Hole, MA, USA.

  • Walcutt, N., Knorlein, B., Sgouros, T., and M. Omand. (2017). Bringing Planktonic Holograms to Life with the YURT Ultimate Reality Theatre. Poster Presentation at Rhode Island EPSCoR Research Symposium, Providence, RI, USA.

  • Walcutt, N., Knorlein, B., Sgouros, T., and Omand, M. (2017). Bringing Planktonic Holograms to Life with the YURT Ultimate Reality TheatrePoster Presentation at the Rhode Island EPSCoR Research Symposium, Providence, RI, USA

  • Watson, S., Whittaker, J., Lucieer, V., Coffin, M. and Lamarche, G. (2017). Erosional and Depositional Processes on the Submarine Flanks of Ontong Java and Nukumanu Atolls, Western Equatorial Pacific Ocean. Marine Geology, 392 (2017) 122 – 139. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2017.08.006.  [This publication is available as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Wurl, O., Bird, K., Cunliffe, M., Landing, W., Mustaffa, N., Ribas Ribas, M.,  and C. Zappa. (2017). Warming and Freshening of the Sea Surface by Trichodesmium sp. Oral Presentation at International Workshop: Harmful Algal Blooms: Unifying Insights from Lab Experiments, Field Monitoring and Modeling, Delmenhorst, GERMANY.

  • Wurl, O., Ekau, W., Landing, W., and Zappa, C. (2017). Sea Surface Microlayer in a Changing Ocean – A perspective. Elem Sci Anth. 2017; 5:31. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1525/elementa.228. [This article is published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Wurl, O., Ribas Ribas, M., Landing, W., and C. Zappa. (2017). Surface Skin Salinity – First in situ Measurements in the Tropical Ocean. Oral Presentation at Global Ocean Salinity Workshop, Woods Hole, MA, USA.

  • Wurl, O., Ribas Ribas, M., Landing, W., and Zappa, C. (2017).  Surface Skin Salinity – First in situ Measurements in the Tropical Ocean. Oral Presentation at the Global Ocean Salinity Workshop, Woods Hole, MA, USA.

  • 2016

  • Ajemian, M. J., Wetz, J. J., Brewton, R. A., Streich, M. K., Downey, C.H., and G.W. Stunz. (2016), Relative Value of Rigs-to-Reefs Habitats to Red Snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) Stock Building in the Western Gulf of Mexico. Oral Presentation, Benthic Ecology Meeting, Portland, ME, USA.

  • Aleman, M., Subramaniam, A., and Hay, I. (2016). Characterizing the Phytoplankton Community of the South China Sea. Poster Presentation at American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA.

  • Anderson, R., Reveillaud, J., Eren, A.M., McDermott, J., Seewald, J., Stepanauskas, R., and J.A. Huber. (2016). Strain-level variation of subseafloor microbial populations from venting fluids at the Mid-Cayman Rise. Oral Presentation, International Society for Microbial Ecology General Meeting, Montreal, CAN.

  • Baker, E., Walker, S., Resing, J., Chadwick, W., Merle, S., and Anderson, M. (2016). Hydrothermal Plume Surveys of the Mariana Backarc (12.7°-18.3°N) by Surface-Ship and AUV Find an Unexpectedly High Spatial Frequency of Vent Sites, Oral Presentation, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA.

  • CAPSTONE: 2015 Hohonu Moana: Exploring Deep Waters off Hawaiʻi
    Bathymetry and Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) dive locations from four NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer cruises

    Map created by NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER). Background data Source: Esri, DigitalGlobe, GeoEye, Earthstar Geographics, CNES/Airbus DS, USDA, USGS, AEX, Getmapping, Aerogrid, IGN, IGP, swisstopo, and the GIS User Community.

  • Carruth, M., and Sautter, L. (2016). Geomorphology of the Kroenke Canyon on the Ontong Java Plateau, Poster Presentation at the Canadian Hydrographic Conference, Halifax, NS, CAN.

  • Chaytor, J.D., Geist, E.L., Paull, C.K., Caress, D.W., Gwiazda, R., Fucugauchi, J.U., and Vieyra, M.R. 2016. Source Characterization and Tsunami Modeling of Submarine Landslides Along the Yucatán Shelf/Campeche Escarpment, Southern Gulf of Mexico, Pure and Applied Geophysics, pp. 1–16, doi: 10.1007/s00024-016-1363-3.

  • Chu, J. (2016). Influence of Seasonally Variable Hypoxia on Epibenthic Communities in a coastal Ecosystem. PhD Thesis, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, CAN.

  • Chu, J. (2016). Influence of Seasonally Variable Hypoxia on Epibenthic Communities. Oral Presentation at Saanich Inlet Symposium, Victoria, BC, CAN.

  • Clague, D., Paduan, J., Moyer, C., Glazer, B., Caress, D., Yoerger, D., and Kaiser, C., (2016). Structure and Evolution of Hawaii’s Loihi Seamount from High-resolution mapping, Oral presentation, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA.

  • Cooper, Caroline and Sautter, Leslie. (2016). Geomorphic Analysis of Deep Coral Habitat in the Kaiwi Channel, Hawaiian IslandsPoster Presentation, Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA.

  • Crenshaw, G., and Sautter, L.. (2016). Geomorphology of the Sumatra Subduction Zone: Expressions of Tectonic and Seismic Activity, Poster Presentation, Canadian Hydrographic Conference, Halifax, NS, CAN.

  • Cruise Executive Final Report: Mixing Up the Tropical Pacific

  • Cruise Report: Ecosystem Dynamics of Hydrothermal Vent Communities 

  • Cruise Report: Mixing up the Tropical Pacific 

  • Cruise Report: Timor Sea Reef Connections

  • Final Cruise Report: Searching for Life in the Mariana Back-arc

  • Fitzgerald, R. (2016). The Mariana Trough, Physics Today, 69(8), 76 (2016); doi: 10.1063/PT.3.3278. [This publication is available as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Fortunao, Carolina and Julie Huber (2016). Coupled RNA-SIP and Metatranscriptomics of Active Chemolithoautotrophic Communities at a Deep-sea Hydrothermal Vent, The ISME Journal, pp 1-14. doi: 10.1038/ismej.2015.258 [This publication is OPEN ACCESS.]

  • Fortunato, C.F., Butterfield, D.A., Larson, B., Algar, C.K, Vallino, J.J., and J.A. Huber. (2016). Microbial Metabolic Potential and Gene Expression Patterns across Geochemical Gradients in the Deep Ocean. Oral Presentation, International Society for Microbial Ecology Meeting, Montreal, CAN.