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NASA Ocean Biology and Biogeochemistry EXPORTS Projects

(Student if applicable)
Project TitleStart
Behrenfeld, Michael
Oregon State University
First steps - Linking remotely-detectable optical signals, photic layer plankton properties, and export flux   details 2017 
Buesseler, Ken
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Elucidating Spatial and Temporal Variability in the Export and Attenuation of Ocean Primary Production using Thorium-234   details 2017 
Carlson, Craig
University of California-Santa Barbara
Evaluating the Controls of Dissolved Organic Matter Accumulation, its Availability to Bacterioplankton, its Subsequent Diagenetic Alteration and Contribution to Export Flux   details 2017 
Estapa, Margaret
Skidmore College
Linking sinking particle chemistry and biology with changes in the magnitude and efficiency of carbon export into the deep ocean 16-OBB16_2-0016   details 2017 
Lee, Craig
University of Washington
Autonomous Investigation of Export Pathways from Hours to Seasons   details 2017 
Marchetti, Adrian
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Quantifying the carbon export potential of the marine microbial community: coupling of biogenic rates and fluxes with genomics at the ocean surface   details 2017 
Menden-Deuer, Susanne
University of Rhode Island
Quantifying plankton predation rates, and effects on primary production, phytoplankton community composition, size spectra and potential for export   details 2017 
Roesler, Collin
Bowdoin College
Phytoplankton community structure, carbon stock, carbon export and carbon flux: What role do diatoms play in the North Pacific and North Atlantic Oceans?   details 2017 
Siegel, Dave
UC Santa Barbara
Synthesizing Optically- and Carbon Export-Relevant Particle Size Distributions for the EXPORTS Field Campaign   details 2017 
Steinberg, Deborah
William & Mary - VIMS
Zooplankton-Mediated Export Pathways: Quantifying Fecal Pellet Export and Active Transport by Diel and Ontogenetic Vertical Migration in the North Pacific and Atlantic Oceans   details 2017 
Zhang, Xiaodong
University of North Dakota
Optically resolving size and composition distributions of particles in the dissolved-particulate continuum from 20 nm to 20 mm to improve the estimate of carbon flux   details 2017