Research Projects 2003 - 2011

Alexandrium population biology in the Gulf of Maine

Examination of the hydrographic, genetic, and environmental factors regulating the toxicity of Alexandrium species in the Gulf of Maine.

Hydrodynamic forcing of Alexandrium population biology

The effective modeling of Alexandrium populations considering mitigating genetic and hydrographic factors.

Human pathogens and coastal ocean processes

Studies the diversity, distribution, and persistence of human pathogens in coastal waters.

Microecology and evolution of two marine pathogens

This study looks at the genetic diversity of pathogenic vibrio populations in temperate environments.