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Dr. Benjamin Van Mooy

Senior Scientist
Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry

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Contact Information:
Work: 508-289-2322
Building: Fye 117

Mailing Address:
266 Woods Hole Road, MS #04
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Research Interests

• Rates of microbial carbon and phosphorus cycling in the sea
• Microbial chemical communication and defense in marine biofilms
• Marine lipidomics
• Marine algal biofuels
• Microbial petroleum degradation
• Biofouling


Ph.D. University of Washington, Chemical Oceanography, 2003
M.S. University of Washington, Chemical Oceanography, 2000
B.A. Northwestern University, Chemistry and Geological Sciences, 1995