Nicolas Cassar

nicolas.cassar@duke.edu
NSOE; EOS

 

Location 1

Research Location
Antarctic Peninsula

Research Objective
To study the physiological and ecosystem structure forcings on carbon fluxes in the Southern Ocean mixed layer.

Collaborating Institution
None.

Funding Source/Sponsor
National Science Foundation

Students Involved
Rachel Eveleth (Grad), Yajuan Lin (Postdoc)

 

Location 2

Research Location
Baffin Island, Canada

Research Objective
To study carbon export production on the Canadian Arctic Ocean.

Collaborating Institution
Canadian ArcticNet

Funding Source/Sponsor
None.

Students Involved
No

 

Location 3

Research Location
Polar Oceans

Research Objective
To use biogeochemical tools to assess carbon fluxes and other processes in Polar Oceans.

Collaborating Institution.
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) – Australia, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) – Japan

Funding Source/Sponsor
National Science Foundation

Students Involved
No

 

Location 4

Research Location
Sargasso Sea Antarctic Peninsula

Timeframe:
Summer 2017, January 2018

Research Objective
To understand organic carbon and nitrogen fluxes at the ocean surface.

Collaborating Institution
None

Funding Source/Sponsor
None

Students Involved
Weiyi Tang, Seaver Wang

 

Website
https://nicholas.duke.edu/people/faculty/cassar/

 

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