Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Ocean Life, Planet Health

2008 Grants

2008 Grants

(01/01/08) Functional Genomics of phosphate acquisition during virus infection of Emiliania huxleyi (PDF - 17 kb)
      SRS - William H. Wilson, Susan D. Wharam and Ramunas Stepanauskas
      Agency - NSF

(01/01/08) Role of Fe-oxidizing bacteria in metal bio-corrosion in the marine environment (PDF - 40 kb)
      SRS - David Emerson
      Agency - ONR

(01/08/08) Collaborative Research: Plant Regulation of Competition Between Methanogens and Iron-Reducing Bacteria in Freshwater Wetlands (PDF - 8 kb)
      SRS - David Emerson
      Agency - NSF

(02/01/08) Developing Genetic Fingerprinting Techniques for Lobster Seeding Trials (PDF - 8 kb)
      SRS - Richard A. Wahle
      Agency - NOAA/Sea Grant

(03/04/08) A Proposal for Refinement of the MODIS Calcite Algorithm and Cal/Val Activities Towards Assembly of Earth System Data Records (PDF - 8 kb)
      SRS - William M. Balch
      Agency - NASA

(04/01/08) Collaborative Research: Biological and Physical Controls on DMS Production and Emission During VOCALS (PDF - 10 kb)
      SRS - Paty Matrai
      Agency - NSF

(04/01/08) Ecosystem Carbon Dynamics in High-Latitude Seasonal Seas of the Subarctic North Pacific and North Atlantic (PDF - 39 kb)
      SRS - Michael Sieracki
      Agency - NASA

(04/15/2008) Reducing Uncertainty in the Marine Carbon Cycle by Coupling Satellite and In-water Robotic Measurements (PDF - 34 kb)
      SRS - Michael Sieracki
      Agency - NASA

(06/17/2008) Lobster Settlement Forecasting in the Gulf of Maine (PDF - 46 kb)
      SRS - Richard A.Wahle
      Agency - NASA

(07/01/2008) Developing Tools to Evaluate Spawning and Fertilization Dynamics of the Giant Sea Scallop, Placopecten magellanicus (PDF - 33 kb)
      SRS - Richard A.Wahle
      Agency - NOAA

(07/01/2008) Using FlowCAM Technology to Measure High Frequency Spatial and Temporal Variations in Phytoplankton and Zooplankton Species Composition and Development (PDF - 40 kb)
      SRS - Nicole Poulton
      Agency - State of California Department of Water Resources

(08/15/2008) A Historical Record of Fouling Fauna on the Coast of Maine (PDF - 53 kb)
      SRS - Peter Foster Larsen
      Agencies -- Maine Dept. of Environmental Protection & Casco Bay Estuary Partnership

(08/15/2008) Collaborative Research: FeCycle II -- Natural Variability in Plankton Iron Quotas During an Unamended Lagrangian Experiment (PDF - 64 kb)
      SRS - Benjamin Twining
      Agency - NSF

(09/01/2008) Single Cell Genome Sequencing of Uncultured Prokaryotes from the South Atlantic Mesopelagic (PDF - 50 kb)
      SRS - Ramunas Stepanauskas, David McClellan, and Mike Sieracki
      Agency - NSF

(09/01/2008) Unlocking the Mysteries of Plastid Origin Through Comparative Genomic Analysis of Two Paulinella Species (PDF - 74 kb)
      SRS - Hwan Su Yoon
      Agency - NSF

(09/15/2008) MRI: Acquisition of Equipment for Single Cell Genomics Research (PDF - 65 kb)
      SRS - Ramunas Stepanauskas, Hwan Su Yoon, Willie Wilson, David McClellan, and
                Mike Sieracki
      Agency - NSF

(09/15/2008) REU Site: Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences -- Undergraduate Research Experience in the Gulf of Maine and the World Ocean (PDF - 74 kb)
      SRS - Richard A. Wahle and David Fields
      Agency - NSF

(09/15/2008) SGER: Giant Virus Regulation of Coccolithophorid Dynamics (PDF - 83 kb)
      SRS - William H. Wilson
      Agency - NSF

(10/15/2008) Establishing Marine Archaeal, Bacterial and Viral Culture Collections to Complement the CCMP at Bigelow Laboratory (PDF - 52 kb)
      SRS - Robert Andersen
      Agency - NSF

(11/01/2008) Collaborative Research: Quantitative Importance and Trophic Role of Noctiluca Blooms in the Arabian Sea (PDF - 64 kb)
      SRS - Joaquim Goés
      Agency - NSF