2018-2019 Science Planning Summaries
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2018-2019 USAP Field Season
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Ainley, David B-031-M Adélie penguin response to climate change in the Ross Sea region – a full life-cycle approach
Amsler, Charles B-236-L Sea ice as a driver of Antarctic benthic macroalgal community composition and near-shore trophic connectivity
Bernard, Kim B-459-L/P The omnivore’s dilemma: The effect of autumn diet on winter physiology and condition of juvenile Antarctic krill
Cassar, Nicolas B-461-L Biological and physical drivers of O2 saturation and net community production variability at the Western Antarctic Peninsula
Catchen, Julian B-211-M Evolutionary genomic responses in Antarctic notothenioid fishes to climatic and environmental change
Costa, Daniel B-232-L Foraging ecology and physiology of the leopard seal
Cziko, Paul B-195-M Habitat severity and internal ice in Antarctic notothenioid fishes
Friedlaender, Ari B-206-L Foraging behavior and ecological role of the least-studied Antarctic krill predator, the Antarctic minke whale (Balaenoptera bonaerensis)
LaRue, Michelle B-243-M A multi-scale approach to understanding spatial and population variability in emperor penguins
Place, Sean B-199-M Characterizing protein homeostasis and the regulatory mechanisms controlling molecular chaperone expression in the highly stenothermal notothenioid fish, Trematomus bernacchii
Polito, Michael B-025-E Investigating Holocene shifts in the diets and paleohistory of Antarctic krill predators
Rotella, Jay B-009-M The consequences of maternal effects and environmental conditions on offspring success in an Antarctic predator
Salvatore, Mark B-235-M Remote characterization of microbial mats in Taylor Valley, Antarctica, through in-situ sampling and spectral validation
Sanders, Robert B-303-L Diversity and ecological impacts of Antarctic mixotrophic phytoplankton
Schmidt, Britney B-041-M RISE-UP: Ross Ice Shelf and Europa Underwater Probe
Schmidt, Steven B-320-M Stochasticity and cryoconite community assembly and function
Sirovic, Ana B-229-E EAGER: Acoustic ecology of foraging Antarctic blue whales in the vicinity of Antarctic krill
Tarrant, Ann B-258-L Physiological ecology of herbivorous Antarctic copepods
Todgham, Anne B-207-M Interacting stressors: Metabolic capacity to acclimate under ocean warming and CO2-acidification in early developmental stages of Antarctic fishes
van Gestel, Natasja B-086-P Antarctica as a model system for responses of terrestrial carbon balance to warming
Van Mooy, Benjamin B-032-L Production and fate of oxylipins in waters of the Western Antarctic Peninsula: Linkages between UV radiation, lipid peroxidation, and carbon cycling
Watters, George B-006-L NOAA / AMLR
Young, Jodi B-234-P Spring blooms of sea-ice algae in the Western Antarctic Peninsula: Effects of warming and freshening on cell physiology and biogeochemical cycles
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