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Marine Science Seminars

Seminars held at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Departmental Seminars, 2017

Friday, September 29, 11:00 a.m.

Role of the associated bacteria in the phytoplankton species-dependent oil response

Tatiana Severin, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute
from University Pierre et Marie Curie, France

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Friday, August 18, 11:00 a.m.

What your momma gave you: importance of maternally invested nutrients for larval performance of southern flounder

Corinne Burns
Graduate Student, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, August 18, 11:00 a.m.

Fatty acid composition of an egg boon reveals effects of a climate event on a marine food web

Lee A. Fuiman, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Fisheries and Mariculture Laboratory, Professor Perry R. Bass Chair in Fisheries and Mariculture, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

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Friday, August 11, 11:00 a.m.

Fish spawning aggregations and fisheries in the Gulf of Mexico: interactions, data gaps and research priorities

Christopher Biggs
Doctoral Candidate, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, July 21, 11:00 a.m.

The role of progesterone in prolactin-secreting pituitary tumors. A brief story of mPRs and TGFβ1

María Andrea Camilletti, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, July 14, 11:00 a.m.

From pristine to severely degraded: spatial assessment of a decade+ of Texas tidal stream sampling

Jim Tolan
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Thursday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.

What are we really measuring? Considerations for individual growth modelling in exploited fishes

Derek Bolser
Graduate Research Assistant, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

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Thursday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.

Class matters: evolution of carbonic anhydrase in marine fish

Angelina Dichiera
Doctoral Student, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Thursday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.

The influence of oil exposure on social interactions and competition in a marine teleost

Alexis Khursigara
Doctoral Candidate, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

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Thursday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.

The development and plasticity of two key mechanisms in acid excretion in a marine teleost

Joshua Lonthair
Doctoral Candidate, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, June 9, 11:00 a.m.

Open source tools: how can they help your project?

Erin E. Frolli
Research Engineering, Scientist Associate I, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, June 2, 11:00 a.m

A novel framework for the fundamental metabolic niche of water-breathing ectotherms

Rasmus Ern, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

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Friday, May 26, 11:00 a.m.

The novel membrane androgen receptor ZIP9 mediates pro- and anti-apoptotic responses in an ovarian follicle size-dependent manner in Atlantic croaker granulosa cells

Aubrey Converse
Doctoral Candidate, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

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Friday, May 5, 11:00 a.m.

How do drying and rewetting events affect nutrient fluxes and bacteria dynamics from subtropical estuarine sediments

Jason Jenkins
Graduate Student, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Wednesday, April 26, 10:00 a.m.

Disentangling benefits from seafood trade - small scale fisheries governance

Elizabeth Drury O'Neill, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Researcher, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University

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 ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3557-6571​

Friday, April 21, 3:30 p.m.

Relationships between climate, growth, and fisheries production in a commercially exploited marine fish 

Erin Reed
Graduate Student, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, April 21, 11:00 a.m.

Carbon delivery and export from the coast

Aron Stubbins, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, Marine Sciences Department, University of Georgia, Savannah

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 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3994-1946​

Friday, April 14, 11:00 a.m.

Context-dependent control of algae by coral reef fishes

Michael A. Gil, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Researcher, Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis

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 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0411-8378​

Friday, March 24, 11:00 a.m.

Sublethal effects of dispersed crude oil on marine copepod behaviour

Maud Moison, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute
from University Science and Technology, Lille, France

Friday, March 24, 11:00 a.m.

Temporal and spatial population structure of Gambierdiscus caribaeus in the Greater Caribbean Region

Ingrid Sassenhagen, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute
from Lund University, Sweden

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Friday, March 3, 11:00 a.m.

Importance of aggregating and reproductive behavior to fisheries management frameworks

Brad Erisman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

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 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9336-7957​

Friday, February 24, 11:00 a.m.

Characterizing groundwater sources of organic matter to Arctic coastal waters

Craig Connolly
Doctoral Candidate, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, February 24, 11:00 a.m.

Analysis of the community of planktonic protozoa following exposed to physically and chemically dispersed crude oil

Sarah Cosgrove, Ph.D.
Research Engineering, Scientist Associate IV, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, February 24, 11:00 a.m.

Using ion mobility quadrupole time of flight (Q-TOF) LC/MS to characterize molecular structure of riverine and coastal dissolved organic matter

Kaijun Lu
Doctoral Student, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Friday, February 10, 11:00 a.m.

The distribution, flux and fate of predominantly soil-derived particulate organic carbon in the Amazon River main stem

Sarah Rosengard, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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Friday, February 3, 11:00 a.m.

Factors driving biodiversity and ecosystem functioning across scales in aquatic ecosystems

Christopher J. Patrick, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

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Friday, January 27, 11:00 a.m.

Community interdependencies of microbial nutrient cycling in hydrothermal deep-sea sediments

Nina Dombrowski, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas Marine Science Institute
from Max Planck Institute, Germany

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 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1917-2577

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