Macquarie University Marine Research Centre

Research Output 1990 2020

2017

A simple and flexible correlation for predicting the viscosity of crude oils

Kotzakoulakis, K. & George, S. C., 1 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 158, p. 416-423 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

crude oil
viscosity
Crude oil
Viscosity
Boiling point

Biodiversity loss from deep-sea mining

Van Dover, C. L., Ardron, J. A., Escobar, E., Gianni, M., Gjerde, K. M., Jaeckel, A., Jones, D. O. B., Levin, L. A., Niner, H. J., Pendleton, L., Smith, C. R., Thiele, T., Turner, P. J., Watling, L. & Weaver, P. P. E., 1 Jul 2017, In : Nature Geoscience. 10, 7, p. 464-465 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

Biogeochemical flux and phytoplankton succession: a year-long sediment trap record in the Australian sector of the Subantarctic Zone

Wilks, J. V., Rigual-Hernández, A. S., Trull, T. W., Bray, S. G., Flores, J-A. & Armand, L. K., 1 Mar 2017, In : Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 121, p. 143-159 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sediment trap
Bacillariophyceae
phytoplankton
diatom
carbon

Blueprint for living cities: policy to practice

Davies, P., Corkery, L., Nipperess, D., Barnett, G., Bishop, M., Hochuli, D., Hose, G., Joei, C., Lin, B., Keane, A., Osmond, P., Pelleri, N., Staas, L., Threlfall, C., van den Berg, F. & Wilkinson, S., May 2017, National Green Infrastructure Network. 67 p.

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Carbon isotopic compositions of n-alkanes and isoprenoids provide evidence of source contributions for Xihu petroleum

Xu, H., George, S. C. & Hou, D., 2017. 2 p.

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Constraining the timing of shale detachment faulting: a geochemical approach

Hansberry, R. L., Zwingmann, H., Löhr, S., Collins, A. S., King, R. C., Morley, C. K. & Drysdale, R. N., 1 Jun 2017, In : Lithosphere. 9, 3, p. 431-440 10 p., L612.1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

fault gouge
shale
faulting
fault zone
mineralogy

Diversity and taxonomic identification of Shionodiscus spp. in the Australian sector of the Subantarctic Zone

Wilks, J. A. & Armand, L. K., Sep 2017, In : Diatom Research. 32, 3, p. 295-307 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Bacillariophyceae
diatom
Thalassiosira
light microscopy
microscopy
homogenizing
trapping
China
fluorescence
oils

First observations of living sea-ice diatom agglomeration to tintinnid loricae in East Antarctica

Armbrecht, L. H., Eriksen, R., Leventer, A. & Armand, L., 1 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Plankton Research. 39, 5, p. 795–802 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Bacillariophyceae
agglomeration
Antarctica
sea ice
ice

Growth rate and size effect on carbon isotopic fractionation in diatom-bound organic matter in recent Southern Ocean sediments

Stoll, H. M., Mendez-Vicente, A., Abrevaya, L., Anderson, R. F., Rigual-Hernández, A. S. & Gonzalez-Lemos, S., 1 Jan 2017, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 457, p. 87-99 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

size effect
isotopic fractionation
algae
Fractionation
fractionation

Low-resolution Australasian palaeoclimate records of the last 2000 years

Dixon, B. C., Tyler, J. J., Lorrey, A. M., Goodwin, I. D., Gergis, J. & Drysdale, R. N., 26 Oct 2017, In : Climate of the Past. 13, 10, p. 1403-1433 31 p.

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paleoclimate
climate
chronology
dating method
speleothem

Novel predators emit novel cues: a mechanism for prey naivety towards alien predators

Carthey, A., Bucknall, M. P., Wierucka, K. & Banks, P. B., 27 Nov 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, p. 1-9 9 p., 16377.

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predators
Metatheria
carnivores
odors
communications technology

Organic geochemistry of Pliocene sapropels from ODP Sites 964 and 967, eastern Mediterranean Basin

George, S. C., Xu, H., Loehr, S. C. & Kennedy, M. J., 2017. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

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Phenolic compounds in oil-bearing fluid inclusions: implications for water-washing and oil migration

Peters, C. A., Hallmann, C. & George, S. C., 2017. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

Seal mothers expend more on offspring under favourable conditions and less when resources are limited

McMahon, C. R., Harcourt, R. G., Burton, H. R., Daniel, O. & Hindell, M. A., 1 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 86, 2, p. 359-370 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

seals
pups
weaning
expenditure
resource

Svalbard ice-sheet decay after the Last Glacial Maximum: new insights from micropalaeontological and organic biomarker paleoceanographical reconstructions

Rigual-Hernández, A. S., Colmenero-Hidalgo, E., Martrat, B., Bárcena, M. A., de Vernal, A., Sierro, F. J., Flores, J. A., Grimalt, J. O., Henry, M. & Lucchi, R. G., 1 Jan 2017, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 465, p. 225-236 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

alkenone
Last Glacial Maximum
ice sheet
biomarker
biomarkers
Fur Seals
Sexual Development
Sea Lions
seals
Seals

The environmental context and traits of habitat-forming bivalves influence the magnitude of their ecosystem engineering

Bateman, D. C. & Bishop, M. J., 20 Jan 2017, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 563, p. 95-110 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

ecosystem engineering
bivalve
Bivalvia
mussels
habitat

The June 2016 Australian East Coast Low: importance of wave direction for coastal erosion assessment

Mortlock, T. R., Goodwin, I. D., McAneney, J. K. & Roche, K., 2017, In : Water. 9, 2, p. 1-22 22 p., 121.

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wave direction
coastal erosion
Coastal zones
erosion
Erosion

The proposed dropping of the genus crassostrea for all pacific cupped oysters and its replacement by a new genus magallana: a dissenting view

Bayne, B. L., Ahrens, M., Allen, S. K., D'Auriac, M. A., Backeljau, T., Beninger, P., Bohn, R., Boudry, P., Davis, J., Green, T., Guo, X., Hedgecock, D., Ibarra, A., Kingsley-Smith, P., Krause, M., Langdon, C., Lapègue, S., Li, C., Manahan, D., Mann, R. & 7 othersPerez-Paralle, L., Powell, E. N., Rawson, P. D., Speiser, D., Sanchez, J. L., Shumway, S. & Wang, H., 1 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Shellfish Research. 36, 3, p. 545-547 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The transformation of sediment into rock: insights from IODP site U1352, Canterbury Basin, New Zealand

Marsaglia, K. M., Browne, G. H., George, S. C., Kemp, D. B., Jaeger, J. M., Carson, D., Richaud, M. & IODP Expedition 317 Scientific Party, 2017, In : Journal of Sedimentary Research. 87, 3, p. 272-287 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

cementation
Ocean Drilling Program
compaction
porewater
geochemistry

Trophic transfer of microplastics does not affect fish personality

Tosetto, L., Williamson, J. E. & Brown, C., 1 Jan 2017, In : Animal Behaviour. 123, p. 159-167 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

plastics
pollutant
fish
food chain
Parhyale hawaiensis
2016

A database of marine phytoplankton abundance, biomass and species composition in Australian waters

Davies, C. H., Coughlan, A., Hallegraeff, G., Ajani, P., Armbrecht, L., Atkins, N., Bonham, P., Brett, S., Brinkman, R., Burford, M., Clementson, L., Coad, P., Coman, F., Davies, D., Dela-Cruz, J., Devlin, M., Edgar, S., Eriksen, R., Furnas, M., Hassler, C. & 31 othersHill, D., Holmes, M., Ingleton, T., Jameson, I., Leterme, S. C., Lønborg, C., McLaughlin, J., McEnnulty, F., McKinnon, A. D., Miller, M., Murray, S., Nayar, S., Patten, R., Pritchard, T., Proctor, R., Purcell-Meyerink, D., Raes, E., Rissik, D., Ruszczyk, J., Slotwinski, A., Swadling, K. M., Tattersall, K., Thompson, P., Thomson, P., Tonks, M., Trull, T. W., Uribe-Palomino, J., Waite, A. M., Yauwenas, R., Zammit, A. & Richardson, A. J., 21 Jun 2016, In : Scientific Data. 3, p. 1-9 9 p., 160043.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Phytoplankton
Biomass
Water
water
Chemical analysis

A possible shale gas prospect? First results of the organic composition and thermal maturity of the Carboniferous Namoi Formation, northern NSW, Australia

Aharonovich, S. & George, S. C., 17 Aug 2016, In : Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 63, 6, p. 771-780 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

thermal maturity
gas
alkane
PAH
aliphatic hydrocarbon

A sample-to-sequence protocol for genus targeted transcriptomic profiling: application to marine Synechococcus

Pitt, F. D., Millard, A., Ostrowski, M., Dervish, S., Mazard, S., Paulsen, I. T., Zubkov, M. V. & Scanlan, D. J., 14 Oct 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, p. 1-15 15 p., 1592.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Synechococcus
Metagenomics
DNA Fingerprinting
Budgets
Oceans and Seas

Assessing fuel spill risks in polar waters: Temporal dynamics and behaviour of hydrocarbons from Antarctic diesel, marine gas oil and residual fuel oil

Brown, K. E., King, C. K., Kotzakoulakis, K., George, S. C. & Harrison, P. L., 15 Sep 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 110, 1, p. 343-353 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

fuel oils
Residual fuels
Gas fuels
Hazardous materials spills
Fuel oils

Biomarkers of Winter Mortality resistance in selectively bred Sydney rock oysters (Saccostrea glomerata)

Vaibhav, V., Lepretre, M., Thompson, E., Raftos, D. & Haynes, P. A., 1 Dec 2016, In : Aquaculture. 465, p. 323-329 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Saccostrea glomerata
biomarker
biomarkers
breeds
mortality

Circumpolar habitat use in the southern elephant seal: Implications for foraging success and population trajectories

Hindell, M. A., McMahon, C. R., Bester, M. N., Boehme, L., Costa, D., Fedak, M. A., Guinet, C., Herraiz-Borreguero, L., Harcourt, R. G., Huckstadt, L., Kovacs, K. M., Lydersen, C., McIntyre, T., Muelbert, M., Patterson, T., Roquet, F., Williams, G. & Charrassin, J. B., 1 May 2016, In : Ecosphere. 7, 5, p. 1-27 27 p., e01213.

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Mirounga leonina
elephant
habitat use
trajectories
trajectory

Comparative analysis of membrane vesicles from three Piscirickettsia salmonis isolates reveals differences in vesicle characteristics

Tandberg, J. I., Lagos, L. X., Langlete, P., Berger, E., Rishovd, A. L., Roos, N., Varkey, D., Paulsen, I. T. & Winther-Larsen, H. C., 20 Oct 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 10, p. 1-27 27 p., e0165099.

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Piscirickettsia
Piscirickettsia salmonis
Membranes
proteome
virulence

Composition of diatom communities and their contribution to plankton biomass in the naturally iron-fertilized region of Kerguelen in the Southern Ocean

Lasbleiz, M., Leblanc, K., Armand, L. K., Christaki, U., Georges, C., Obernosterer, I. & Quéguiner, B., Nov 2016, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 92, 11, p. 1-16 16 p., fiw171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Plankton
Diatoms
Oceans and Seas
Biomass
plankton

Cuttlefish perform multiple agonistic displays to communicate a hierarchy of threats

Schnell, A. K., Smith, C. L., Hanlon, R. T., Hall, K. C. & Harcourt, R., 1 Oct 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 70, 10, p. 1643-1655 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sepiidae
aggression
Sepia
animal
animals

Distinct immune responses of juvenile and adult oysters (Crassostrea gigas) to viral and bacterial infections

Green, T. J., Vergnes, A., Montagnani, C. & De Lorgeril, J., 21 Jul 2016, In : Veterinary Research. 47, p. 1-11 11 p., 72.

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Crassostrea
Ostreidae
Crassostrea gigas
Vibrio
Virus Diseases

Distributions of highly branched isoprenoid alkenes and other algal lipids in surface waters from East Antarctica: further insights for biomarker-based paleo sea-ice reconstruction

Smik, L., Belt, S. T., Lieser, J. L., Armand, L. K. & Leventer, A., 1 May 2016, In : Organic Geochemistry. 95, p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sea ice
isoprenoid
alkene
Terpenes
Alkenes

Effects of low temperature on tropical and temperate isolates of marine Synechococcus

Varkey, D., Mazard, S., Ostrowski, M., Tetu, S. G., Haynes, P. & Paulsen, I. T., 1 May 2016, In : ISME Journal. 10, 5, p. 1252-1263 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Synechococcus
Temperature
protein
Photosynthesis
photosynthesis
trapping
fluorescence
oil
temperature
effect

Evaluation of Opportunistic Shoreline Monitoring Capability Utilizing Existing "surfcam" Infrastructure

Bracs, M. A., Turner, I. L., Splinter, K. D., Short, A. D., Lane, C., Davidson, M. A., Goodwin, I. D., Pritchard, T. & Cameron, D., 1 May 2016, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 32, 3, p. 542-554 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

shoreline
infrastructure
monitoring
evaluation
GNSS

High levels of heterogeneity in diazotroph diversity and activity within a putative hotspot for marine nitrogen fixation

Messer, L. F., Mahaffey, C., Robinson, C. M., Jeffries, T. C., Baker, K. G., Isaksson, J. B., Ostrowski, M., Doblin, M. A., Brown, M. V. & Seymour, J. R., 1 Jun 2016, In : ISME Journal. 10, 6, p. 1499-1513 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Anthozoa
Nitrogen Fixation
nitrogen fixation
Oceans and Seas
fixation

High sea surface temperatures driven by a strengthening current reduce foraging success by penguins

Carroll, G., Everett, J. D., Harcourt, R., Slip, D. & Jonsen, I., 29 Feb 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-13 13 p., 22236.

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Spheniscidae
Oceans and Seas
Temperature
Oceanography
Accelerometry

Impacts of enhanced central Pacific ENSO on wave climate and headland-bay beach morphology

Mortlock, T. R. & Goodwin, I. D., 1 Jun 2016, In : Continental Shelf Research. 120, p. 14-25 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

beach morphology
wave climate
El Nino
El Nino-Southern Oscillation
beaches

Indices based on silicoflagellate assemblages offer potential for paleo-reconstructions of the main oceanographic zones of the Southern Ocean

Rigual-Hernández, A. S., Trull, T. W., McCartney, K., Ballegeer, A. M., Lawler, K. A., Bray, S. G. & Armand, L. K., 1 Aug 2016, In : Geo-Marine Letters. 36, 4, p. 271-280 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Fluxes
ocean
Sediment traps
Water
Silica

Individual particle morphology, coatings, and impurities of black carbon aerosols in Antarctic ice and tropical rainfall

Ellis, A., Edwards, R., Saunders, M., Chakrabarty, R. K., Subramanian, R., Timms, N. E., van Riessen, A., Smith, A. M., Lambrinidis, D., Nunes, L. J., Vallelonga, P., Goodwin, I. D., Moy, A. D., Curran, M. A. J. & van Ommen, T. D., 28 Nov 2016, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 43, 22, p. 11,875-11,883 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

black carbon
coating
aerosols
ice
aerosol

In search of early life: Carbonate veins in Archean metamorphic rocks as potential hosts of biomarkers

Peters, C. A., Piazolo, S., Webb, G. E., Dutkiewicz, A. & George, S. C., 1 Nov 2016, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 453, p. 44-55 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Metamorphic rocks
metamorphic rocks
biomarkers
Carbonates
Biomarkers

In situ associations between marine photosynthetic picoeukaryotes and potential parasites – a role for fungi?

Lepère, C., Ostrowski, M., Hartmann, M., Zubkov, M. V. & Scanlan, D. J., Aug 2016, In : Environmental Microbiology Reports. 8, 4, p. 445-451 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

parasite
Parasites
Fungi
fungus
fluorescence in situ hybridization

Interannual modulation of subtropical Atlantic boreal summer dust variability by ENSO

DeFlorio, M. J., Goodwin, I. D., Cayan, D. R., Miller, A. J., Ghan, S. J., Pierce, D. W., Russell, L. M. & Singh, B., 1 Jan 2016, In : Climate Dynamics. 46, 1-2, p. 585-599 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

El Nino-Southern Oscillation
dust
summer
decadal variation
climate variation

Intermittent estuaries: linking hydro-geomorphic context to climate change resilience

Saintilan, N., Rogers, K., Toms, C., Stein, E. D. & Jacobs, D., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 1, 75, p. 133-137 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

estuary
climate change
tectonics
sediment yield
open ocean

Key Questions in Marine Megafauna Movement Ecology

Hays, G. C., Ferreira, L. C., Sequeira, A. M. M., Meekan, M. G., Duarte, C. M., Bailey, H., Bailleul, F., Bowen, W. D., Caley, M. J., Costa, D. P., Eguíluz, V. M., Fossette, S., Friedlaender, A. S., Gales, N., Gleiss, A. C., Gunn, J., Harcourt, R., Hazen, E. L., Heithaus, M. R., Heupel, M. & 20 othersHolland, K., Horning, M., Jonsen, I., Kooyman, G. L., Lowe, C. G., Madsen, P. T., Marsh, H., Phillips, R. A., Righton, D., Ropert-Coudert, Y., Sato, K., Shaffer, S. A., Simpfendorfer, C. A., Sims, D. W., Skomal, G., Takahashi, A., Trathan, P. N., Wikelski, M., Womble, J. N. & Thums, M., 1 Jun 2016, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 31, 6, p. 463-475 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

animal age
reptiles
exercise
flight
invertebrates

Microplastics on beaches: ingestion and behavioural consequences for beachhoppers

Tosetto, L., Brown, C. & Williamson, J. E., 1 Oct 2016, In : Marine Biology. 163, 10, p. 1-13 13 p., 199.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

beaches
beach
plastics
ingestion
organisms

Multi-proxy geochemical analyses of Indus Submarine Fan sediments sampled by IODP Expedition 355: implications for sediment provenance and palaeoclimate reconstructions.

Bratenkov (Aharonovich), S., George, S. C., Bendle, J. A. P., Liddy, H. M., Clift, P. D., Pandey, D. K., Kulhanek, D. K., Andò, S., Tiwari, M., Khim, B. K., Griffith, E. M., Steinke, S., Suzuki, K., Lee, J., Newton, K., Tripathi, S. & Expedition 355 Scientific Party, 2016. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Oil-bearing fluid inclusions and solid bitumens: biogeochemical repositories of information about the Archean biosphere

George, S. C., Peters, C. A., Piazolo, S., Leefmann, T. & Dutkiewicz, A., 2016, p. 35.

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Oil-bearing fluid inclusions and solid bitumens as biogeochemical repositories of information about the Archean biosphere

George, S. C., Peters, C. A., Piazolo, S., Leefmann, T. & Dutkiewicz, A., 2016, p. 2.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch