Research Seminar: Andrew Hyde

May 8, 2017

A research seminar presented by UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences graduate student, Andrew Hyde. Title: Life in the gradient: Investigating the changing microbial community in the Orca Basin chemocline Abstract: Orca Basin is an anoxic hypersaline pool in the seabed of the Gulf of … Continued

PhD Proposal Defense: Adrienne Hoarfrost

April 24, 2017

The Ph.D. Proposal Defense of Adrienne Hoarfrost will be presented before the UNC Marine Sciences Department in seminar room G201 of Murray Hall and live broadcast to UNC IMS (Institute of Marine Science) seminar room 222 in Morehead City – NC. Held … Continued

Seminar: Dr. Erik Zettler, Sea Education Association

October 5, 2016

UNC Marine Sciences’ Associate Professor Marc Alperin hosts a seminar presented by Erik Zettler, Ph.D. Seminar Title: Diversity & Function of the Marine “Plastisphere” Community Presenter Affiliation: Sea Education Association (SEA) Summary: The “Plastisphere” encompasses a diverse microbial and metazoan community … Continued

Discussing Algal Blooms with Dr. Paerl

September 20, 2016

Dr. Hans Paerl is an expert on algae and algal blooms and has spoken to the press a number of times this year about the causes and effects of these blooms, how they are influenced by rising temperatures as well as where and … Continued

Update from Andreas Teske’s Research/Study Leave – March

March 29, 2016

Update from Andreas Teske’s Research/Study Leave – March My research leave at the Hanse Institute for Advanced Studies in Northern Germany is strengthening the long-standing collaborative ties of my lab to our colleagues working in marine microbiology and geochemistry at … Continued