2017

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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., 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.

  • 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.

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

  • 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.

  • Girard, F., Fu, B., Boyer, T., Curtis, C., and Fisher, C. (2016). Using image-based long-term monitoring to understand the biology and recovery of deep-sea coral communities after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Oral Presentation, 6th International Symposium on Deep-sea Corals, Boston, MA, USA.

  • Huber, J.A. (2016). Life beneath the seafloor. Oral Presentation, Microbial Sciences Initiative, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA.

  • Huber, J.A. (2016). Microbes, fluids, and rocks: Life beneath the seafloor. Invited Lecturer, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

  • McCulloch, M., Holcomb, M., D’Olivo Cordero, J., Falter, J., Montagna, P., Taviani, M., and Trotter, J. (2016). How Corals Control Calcification in a High CO2 World, Oral Presentation, International Coral Reef Symposium, Honolulu, HI, USA.

  • Miller, J., Puotinen, M., Thumbs, M., Radford, B., and Heyward, A. (2016).  Innovation in Spatial Analysis Using Examples from Scott Reef and the Kimberly’s.  Oral Presentation, Woodside Science Seminar Series, Perth, AUS.

  • Moore, C., Heyward, A., and Radford, B. (2016).  Comprehensive and Accessible Information Promoting the Biodiversity, Heritage and Value of our North West Marine Region.  Guest Lecturer, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, AUS.

  • Moore, C., Heyward, A., and Radford, B. (2016).  Comprehensive and Accessible Information Promoting the Biodiversity, Heritage and Value of our North West Marine Region.  Oral Presentation, Guest Atlas of Living Australia Workshop, Perth, AUS.

  • Moore, C., Heyward, A., and Radford, B. (2016).  Comprehensive and Accessible Information Promoting the Biodiversity, Heritage and Value of our North West Marine Region.  Oral Presentation, PTTEP Australia Science Seminar, Perth, AUS.

  • Pinkel, R., et. al. (2016).  The Tasman Tidal Dissipation Experiment: Tidal Mixing, Scattering, and Reflection on the East Tasman Slope, Oral Presentation, Ocean Sciences Meeting 2016, New Orleans, LA, USA.

  • Rayson, M., Bluteau, C., Ivey, G. and Jones, N. (2016). Observations of high-frequency internal waves and strong turbulent mixing in a channel flow between two coral atolls, Conference Proceedings, Proceedings 8th International Symposium on Stratified Flows, San Diego, California, USA.

  • Rayson, M., Bluteau, C., Ivey, G. and Jones, N. (2016). Observations of high-frequency internal waves and strong turbulent mixing in a channel flow between two coral atollsOral Presentation, 8th International Symposium on Stratified Flows, San Diego, California, USA.

  • Streich, M.K., Wetz, J.J., Ajemian, M.J., and Stunz, G.W. (2016). Relative Abundance, Age, and Growth of Red Snapper: A Comparison between Artificial and Natural Habitats in the Western Gulf of Mexico. Oral Presentation, Southern Division of the American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Wheeling, WV, USA.

  • Urschel, M., Moyer, C., Glazer, B., and Rogers, K. (2016). Cryptic Anaerobic Metabolisms in the Deep Subsurface. Oral Presentation, Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations Annual All-hands Meeting, Monterey, CA, USA.

  • Vohsen S., Baums I., and C. Fisher. (2016). High-throughput Metabolomics Identifies Species – and Habitat – specific Metabolites in Corals. Oral Presentation, 13th International Coral Reef Symposium, Honolulu, HI, USA.

  • 2015

  • Ajemian, M.J.*, Wetz, J.J., and G.W. Stunz. (2015). Fish community assessment on artificial reefs of the western Gulf of Mexico: Potential impacts of ‘Rigs-to-reefs’ programs. 2nd Annual Texas Artificial Reef Symposium, Corpus Christi, TX, USA.

  • Cardona, Y., Ruiz,D., Baums, I.B., and A. Bracco. (2015). Potential Connectivity of Coldwater Black Coral Communities in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. XVI Congresso Latino Americano De Ciencias Del Mar- Colacmar y XVI Seminario Nacional de Ciencias y Tecnologias del mar, Santa Marta, Colombia.

  • Chu, J. and Tunnicliffe, V. (2015). Metabolic Thresholds Predict the in situ Response to Marine Deoxygenation. Oral Presentation at Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Aveiro, PORTUGAL.

  • Cordes EE (2015) Understanding the Deep Sea in the Anthropocene: Oil spills and ocean acidification threaten deep-water corals in the Gulf of Mexico. Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, Palisades NY.

  • Dannenberg, R., Baums, I., Ruiz, D., and C. Fisher. (2015). Deep Sea Coral-associated Bacterial Community Composition Analysis Using 16S rDNA.  2015 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, USA.

  • Fisher, C. (2015) Mechanisms of impact from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill to corals and associated communities in the deep Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference.  Houston TX.

  • Girard, F., S. P. Berlet, C. Fisher. (2015) Understanding the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on coral communities in the deep Gulf of Mexico: The importance of symbiosis. Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference.  Houston TX.

  • Huber, J.A. (2015). How Geochemical Landscapes Shape Subseafloor Microbial Communities at Deep-sea Hydrothermal Vents. Oral Presentation, Gordon Research Conference on Chemical Oceanography, Holdren, NH, USA.

  • Huber, J.A. (2015). Microbes, Fluids, and Rocks: Life Beneath the Seafloor. Guest Lecturer, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, USA.

  • Huber, J.A. (2015). Microbial Life Beneath the Seafloor. Oral Presentation, American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA.

  • Johansen, C., A. C. Todd, M. Silva, W. Shedd, and I. R. MacDonald (2015), Variability and quantification of oil and gas bubble release from natural seeps in the Gulf of Mexico (Oral Presentation), in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, edited, Houston, TX.

  • Joye, S.B. (2015). Spatial and Temporal Patterns in Microbial Communities Resulting from the Macondo Discharge.  Appl. Envr. Microbiology Gordon Conference, South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA.

  • 2014

  • Ajemian, M.J., Wetz, J.J. & G.W. Stunz. (2014). Surveying Texas’ Big Reefs: A micro-ROV survey methodology for submerged oil and gas platforms. Annual Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission. Gulfport, MS.

  • Ajemian, M.J., Wetz, J.J., Streich, M.K., & G.W. Stunz. (2014). Fish community assessment on artificial reefs of the western Gulf of Mexico: Potential impacts of ‘Rigs-to-reefs’ programs. Invited Seminar, University of Alicante, Alicante, SPA.

  • Chu, J. and Tunnicliffe, V. (2014). In situ Oxygen Limits and the Collapse of Epibenthic Community Structure from Shoaling Hypoxia. Oral Presentation at Western Society of Naturalists Meeting, Tacoma, WA, USA.

  • Chu, J. and Tunnicliffe, V. (2014). Redistribution of the Epibenthic, Soft-bottom Assemblage in Shifting Hypoxic Conditions. Oral Presentation at the 18th Western Groundfish Conference, Victoria, BC, CAN.

  • Cordes EE (2014) Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon on Deepwater Corals. Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference. Mobile, AL.

  • Cordes EE (2014) Use of genetic tools to monitor populations of Paramuricea, a genus of deep-sea gorgonian corals impacted during the 2010 oil spill. Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference. Mobile, AL.

  • Cordes, EE (2014) How Human Impacts Precede Human Presence: Oil spills and ocean acidification threaten deep-water corals in the Gulf of Mexico. Villanova University, Villanova, PA.

  • Daneshgar Asl, S., J. Amos, P. Woods, O. Carcia Pineda, & I.R. MacDonald. (2014). Aerial survey validation of satellite SAR monitoring of anthropogenic hydrocarbon discharges in the Gulf of Mexico (Poster Presentation).Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference. Mobile, AL.

  • Fisher, C (2014). Corals as deep-water sentinels of anthropogenic impact: Lessons from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Tech Week: Deep Blue Days,  Brest, France.