2017

  • Etnoyer, P., Wagner, D., Fowle, H., Poti, M., Kinlan, B., Georgian, S., and Cordes, E. (2017). Models of Habitat Suitability, Size, and Age-class Structure for the Deep-sea Black Coral Leiopathes Glaberrima in the Gulf of Mexico. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.10.008.  [This article is published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Final Cruise Report: Coordinated Robotics

  • Final Cruise Report: Magnetic Anomalies at the World’s Largest Volcano

  • Final Cruise Report: Perth Canyon: First Deep Exploration

  • Final Cruise Report: Searching for Life in the Mariana Back-Arc [full version with logs)

  • Final Cruise Report: Searching for Life in the Mariana Back-Arc [without logs)

  • Fortunato, C., Larson, B., Butterfield, D., and J. Huber. (2017). Spatially Distinct, Temporally Stable Microbial Populations Mediate Biogeochemical Cycling At and Below the Seafloor in Hydrothermal Vent Fluids. Environmental Microbiology, doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.14011. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS]. 

  • Gartman, A., Hannington, M., Jamieson, J., Peterkin, B., Garbe-Schoenberg, D., Findlay, A., Fuchs, S., and T. Kwasnitschka. (2017). Boiling-induced Formation of Colloidal Gold in Black Smoker Hydrothermal Fluids. Geology 46(1); 39-42, doi:10.1130/G39492.1.[This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Gerringer, M., Drazen,J., and P. Yancey. (2017). Metabolic Enzyme Activities of Abyssal and Hadal Fishes: Pressure Effects and a Re-evaluation of Depth-related Changes. Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 125:135-146, doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2017.05.010. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Gerringer, M., Linley, T., Jamieson, A., Goetze, E., and J. Drazen. (2017). Pseudoliparis swirei sp. nov.: A Newly-discovered Hadal Snailfish (Scorpainiformes: Liparidae) from the Mariana Trench, Zootaxa 4358:1, doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4358.1.7. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Gerringer, M., Popp, B., Linley, T., Jamieson, A., and J. Drazen. (2017) Feeding Ecology of Hadal Fishes; Comparative Analyses of Stomach Contents and Compound Specific Stable Isotopes of Individual Amino Acids. Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 121:110-120, doi:10.1016.j.dsr.2017.01.003. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS]. 

  • Jamieson, A., Malkocs, T., Piertney, S., Fujii, T., and Z. Zhang. (2017). Bioaccumulation of Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Deepest Ocean Fauna. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 1:0051, doi:10.1038/s41559-016-0051. [This article has been published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Khanna, P., Droxler, A., Nittrouer, J., Tunnell, Jr., J., and Shirley, T. (2017).  Coralgal Reef Morphology Records Punctuated Sea-level Rise During the Last Deglaciation. Nature Communications 8, 1046 (2017), doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-00966-x.  [This article is published as OPEN ACCESS].

  • Khanna, P., Droxler, A., Nittrouer, J., Tunnell, W., and T. Shirley. (2017). Late Quaternary Transgressive Coralgal Reef Growth Along the South Texas Continental Shelf Edge. Oral Presentation at Industry Rice Earth Science Symposium, Houston, TX, USA.

  • Knorlein, B. (2017). From Sea to Space: Application of Virtual Reality in Science. Invited Lecture to NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, USA.

  • Lan, Y., Sun, J., Tain, R., Bartlett, D., Li, R., Wong, Y., Zhang, W., Qiu, J., Xu, T., He, L., Tabata, H., and P. Qian.  (2017).  Molecular Adaptation in the World’s Deepest-living Animal: Insights from Transcriptome Sequencing of the Hadal Amphipod Hirondellea gigas.  Mol. Ecol. 26:14,  dOI: 10.1111/mec.14149.

  • Linley, T., Stewart, A., McMillan, P., Clark, M., Gerringer, M., Drazen, J., Fujii, T.,  and A. Jamieson. (2017). Bait Attending Fishes of the Abyssal Zone and Hadal Boundary: Community Structure, Functional Groups and Species Distribution in the Kermadec, New Hebrides and Mariana Trenches. Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research 121:38-53, doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2016.12.009.

  • Ljubešić, Z. (2017). Development of Methods for the Phytoplankton Research in the Adriatic Sea. Invited Lecture to Croatian Academy for Sciences and Arts, Zagreb, CROATIA.

  • Ljubešić, Z.. (2017). From Microscopes to Telescopes. Invited Lecture to University of Zagreb, Zagreb, CROATIA.

  • 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.