Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Ocean Life, Planet Health

Research Grants

Research Grants


Title Funder Bigelow Principle Investigator(s)
Learning how to breath: What we can learn about antiquity, iron-oxidation, and respiration on oxygen from modern Fe-oxidizing bacteria MSGC NASA EPSCoR Emerson, Stepanauskas, McClellan
Collaborative Research: Loihi Seamount as an observatory for the study of neutrophilic iron-oxidizing bacteria in freshwater wetlands NSF Emerson
Collaborative Research: Plant regulation of competition between methanogens and iron-reducing bacteria in freshwater wetlands NSF Emerson
Establishing marine archaeal, bacterial, and viral collections to complement the CCMP at Bigelow Laboratory NSF Emerson, Wilson
Acquisition of a confocal laser scanning microscope at the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences NSF Emerson, Twining, Fields, Yoon
Collaborative Research: High resolution bacterial mat sampler for operation with deep submergence vehicles NSF Emerson
Microbial systems in the biosphere: Unraveling the lifestyles of dominant freshwater Fe-oxidizing bacteria NSF Emerson
Biosphere of Mars: Ancient and recent studies UCB NASA Emerson
Astrological pathways: From the interstellar medium, through planetary systems, to the emergence and detection of life CIW NASA Emerson
Role of Fe-oxidizing bacteria in metal bio-corrosion in the marine environment ONR Emerson