Macquarie University Marine Research Centre

Research Output 1990 2020

2016

Organic contamination of 2.6Ga stromatolitic dolomites leading to false-positive biomarker results

Blake, R. P., Van Kranendonk, M. J., Peters, C. A. & George, S. C., 2016, p. 22.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Organic geochemical characterisation of aliphatic fractions of Pliocene sapropels from ODP Sites 964 and 967, Eastern Mediterranean Basin

George, S. C., Xu, H., Loehr, S. & Kennedy, M. J., 2016, 19th Australian Organic Geochemistry Conference: Conference handbook and abstracts. p. 60-61 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contributionResearch

Perceptions of rip current myths from the central south coast of England

Gallop, S. L., Woodward, E., Brander, R. W. & Pitman, S. J., 1 Jan 2016, In : Ocean and Coastal Management. 119, p. 14-20 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

rip current
beaches
England
coasts
research facilities

Petroleum potential and kinetic models for hydrocarbon generation from the Upper Cretaceous to Paleogene Latrobe Group coals and shales in the Gippsland Basin, Australia

Abbassi, S., Edwards, D. S., George, S. C., Volk, H., Mahlstedt, N., di Primio, R. & Horsfield, B., Jan 2016, In : Organic Geochemistry. 91, p. 54-67 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Coal
hydrocarbon generation
Petroleum
Kerogen
Hydrocarbons

Primed for success: oyster parents treated with poly(I:C) produce offspring with enhanced protection against Ostreid herpesvirus type I infection

Green, T. J., Helbig, K., Speck, P. & Raftos, D. A., 1 Oct 2016, In : Molecular Immunology. 78, p. 113-120 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Herpesviridae Infections
Ostreidae
Crassostrea
Larva
Immunity

Prior exposure to capture heightens the corticosterone and behavioural responses of little penguins (Eudyptula minor) to acute stress

Carroll, G., Turner, E., Dann, P. & Harcourt, R., 2016, In : Conservation Physiology. 4, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., cov061.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Spheniscidae
behavioral response
Corticosterone
physiological response
nest

Pulsations in surf zone currents on a high energy mesotidal beach in New Zealand

Gallop, S. L., Bryan, K. R., Pitman, S. J., Ranasinghe, R. & Sandwell, D., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 1, 75, p. 378-382 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

surf zone
rip current
beach
drifter
current velocity

Putting the behavior into animal movement modeling: Improved activity budgets from use of ancillary tag information

Bestley, S., Jonsen, I., Harcourt, R. G., Hindell, M. A. & Gales, N. J., 1 Nov 2016, In : Ecology and Evolution. 6, 22, p. 8243-8255 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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activity pattern
animal behavior
animal
seals
modeling

Recent increase in Antarctic Peninsula ice core uranium concentrations

Potocki, M., Mayewski, P. A., Kurbatov, A. V., Simões, J. C., Dixon, D. A., Goodwin, I., Carleton, A. M., Handley, M. J., Jaña, R. & Korotkikh, E. V., 1 Sep 2016, In : Atmospheric Environment. 140, p. 381-385 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
ice core
uranium
Southern Hemisphere
plateau
toxic substance

Reef shark movements relative to a coastal marine protected area

Speed, C. W., Meekan, M. G., Field, I. C., McMahon, C. R., Harcourt, R. G., Stevens, J. D., Babcock, R. C., Pillans, R. D. & Bradshaw, C. J. A., Jan 2016, In : Regional Studies in Marine Science. 3, p. 58-66 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

shark
sharks
protected area
reefs
conservation areas

Sedimentary Factors are Key Predictors of Carbon Storage in SE Australian Saltmarshes

Kelleway, J. J., Saintilan, N., Macreadie, P. I. & Ralph, P. J., 1 Aug 2016, In : Ecosystems. 19, 5, p. 865-880 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

salt marshes
carbon sequestration
saltmarsh
Sediments
Carbon

Sedimentary organic matter record of Early Cretaceous environmental changes in Western Liaoning Province, NE China

Li, Y., Song, Z., Cao, X. X. & George, S. C., Aug 2016, In : Organic Geochemistry. 98, p. 54-65 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Alkanes
alkane
Biological materials
environmental change
Cretaceous

Shallow to moderate burial diagenesis and lithification processes in a mixed carbonate/siliciclastic slope succession in the Canterbury Basin, New Zealand

Marsaglia, K. M., Browne, G. H., George, S. C., Kemp, D. B., Jaeger, J., Carson, D., Richaud, M. & IODP Expedition 317 Scientific Party, 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Sharing benefits of the common heritage of mankind – Is the deep seabed mining regime ready?

Jaeckel, A., Ardron, J. A. & Gjerde, K. M., Aug 2016, In : Marine Policy. 70, p. 198-204 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

underground mining
regime
Law of the Sea
operationalization
mineral resource
Open Access

Synchronised patterns of erosion and deposition observed at two beaches

Bracs, M. A., Turner, I. L., Splinter, K. D., Short, A. D. & Mortlock, T. R., 1 Oct 2016, In : Marine Geology. 380, p. 196–204 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Beaches
Erosion
beach
erosion
aerial survey

Synthetic imagery for the automated detection of rip currents

Pitman, S., Gallop, S. L., Haigh, I. D., Mahmoodi, S., Masselink, G. & Ranasinghe, R., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 1, 75, p. 912-916 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

rip current
imagery
in situ measurement
shoreline
pixel

The biology of environmental stress: molecular biomarkers in Sydney rock oysters (Saccostrea glomerata)

Raftos, D. A., Melwani, A. R., Haynes, P. A., Muralidharan, S., Birch, G. F., Amaral, V., Thompson, E. L. & Taylor, D., 1 Sep 2016, In : Environmental Sciences: Processes and Impacts. 18, 9, p. 1129-1139 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Ostreidae
Biomarkers
environmental stress
biomarker
Chemical contamination

The fate of diatom valves in the Subantarctic and Polar Frontal Zones of the Southern Ocean: sediment trap versus surface sediment assemblages

Rigual-Hernández, A. S., Trull, T. W., Bray, S. G. & Armand, L. K., 1 Sep 2016, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 457, p. 129-143 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

valves (equipment)
Bacillariophyceae
sediment trap
diatom
oceans

The stable carbon isotopic compositions of individual n- alkanes and isoprenoids provide evidence of source contributions for petroleum generated from the Xihu Depression, East China Sea

Xu, H., George, S. C. & Hou, D., 2016, 19th Australian Organic Geochemistry Conference: Conference handbook and abstracts. p. 58-59 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contributionResearch

Tiny microbes with a big impact: the role of cyanobacteria and their metabolites in shaping our future

Mazard, S., Penesyan, A., Ostrowski, M., Paulsen, I. T. & Egan, S., 17 May 2016, In : Marine Drugs. 14, 5, p. 1-19 19 p., 97.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

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Cyanobacteria
Earth (Planet)
Food
Biofuels
Drug Industry

Tropical and extratropical-origin storm wave types and their influence on the East Australian longshore sand transport system under a changing climate

Goodwin, I. D., Mortlock, T. R. & Browning, S., 1 Jul 2016, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. 121, 7, p. 4833-4853 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sands
climate
Sand
climate change
sand

Wave breaking patterns control rip current flow regimes and surfzone retention

Pitman, S., Gallop, S. L., Haigh, I. D., Masselink, G. & Ranasinghe, R., 1 Dec 2016, In : Marine Geology. 382, p. 176-190 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

rip current
wave breaking
Electric current control
Lifeboats
Tides
2015

A comparison of the 31 January-1 February 1953 and 5-6 December 2013 coastal flood events around the UK

Wadey, M. P., Haigh, I. D., Nicholls, R. J., Brown, J. M., Horsburgh, K., Carroll, B., Gallop, S. L., Mason, T. & Bradshaw, E., 2015, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 2, NOV, p. 1-27 27 p., 84.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Sea level
storm surge
sea level
tides
Coastal zones

A new approach to testing the agreement of two phytoplankton quantification techniques: Microscopy and CHEMTAX

Armbrecht, L. H., Wright, S. W., Petocz, P. & Armand, L. K., 1 Aug 2015, In : Limnology and Oceanography: Methods. 13, 8, p. 425-437 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Phytoplankton
Microscopic examination
Testing
Pigments
Chlorophyll

Antiviral immunity in marine molluscs

Green, T. J., Raftos, D., Speck, P. & Montagnani, C., 1 Sep 2015, In : Journal of General Virology. 96, 9, p. 2471-2482 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Mollusca
Antiviral Agents
Immunity
Bivalvia
Viruses

Aquatic animal telemetry: a panoramic window into the underwater world

Hussey, N. E., Kessel, S. T., Aarestrup, K., Cooke, S. J., Cowley, P. D., Fisk, A. T., Harcourt, R. G., Holland, K. N., Iverson, S. J., Kocik, J. F., Flemming, J. E. M. & Whoriskey, F. G., 12 Jun 2015, In : Science. 348, 6240, 11 p., 1255642.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Telemetry
Ecosystem
Aquatic Organisms
Animal Behavior
Aptitude

Cell-specific CO2 fixation rates of two distinct groups of plastidic protists in the Atlantic Ocean remain unchanged after nutrient addition

Grob, C., Jardillier, L., Hartmann, M., Ostrowski, M., Zubkov, M. V. & Scanlan, D. J., 1 Apr 2015, In : Environmental Microbiology Reports. 7, 2, p. 211-218 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Atlantic Ocean
protist
fixation
Food
nutrient

Challenges in transferring knowledge between scales in coastal sediment dynamics

Gallop, S. L., Collins, M., Pattiaratchi, C. B., Eliot, M. J., Bosserelle, C., Ghisalberti, M., Collins, L. B., Eliot, I., Erftemeijer, P. L. A., Larcombe, P., Marigómez, I., Stul, T. & White, D. J., 2015, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 2, OCT, p. 1-7 7 p., 82.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Sediment transport
coastal sediment
sediment transport
Sediments
sediments

Characterisation of organic inclusions in stalagmites using laser-ablation-micropyrolysis gas chromatography-mass spectrometry

Blyth, A. J., Fuentes, D., George, S. C. & Volk, H., 1 May 2015, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 113, p. 454-463 10 p., 3449.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Laser ablation
Gas chromatography
Biological materials
Mass spectrometry
Alkanes

Characterizing black carbon in rain and ice cores using coupled tangential flow filtration and transmission electron microscopy

Ellis, A., Edwards, R., Saunders, M., Chakrabarty, R. K., Subramanian, R., 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., 29 Sep 2015, In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 8, 9, p. 3959-3969 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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black carbon
ice core
transmission electron microscopy
meltwater
particle

Chemical fingerprints reveal clues to identity, heterozygosity, and relatedness

Pitcher, B. J., Charrier, I. & Harcourt, R. G., 8 Sep 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 36, p. 11146-11147 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Comparison of the cross-shelf phytoplankton distribution of two oceanographically distinct regions off Australia

Armbrecht, L. H., Thompson, P. A., Wright, S. W., Schaeffer, A., Roughan, M., Henderiks, J. & Armand, L. K., 1 Aug 2015, In : Journal of Marine Systems. 148, p. 26-38 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

phytoplankton
harbor
nutrient
nutrients
environmental factors

Connectivity in grey reef sharks (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos) determined using empirical and simulated genetic data

Momigliano, P., Harcourt, R., Robbins, W. D. & Stow, A., 28 Aug 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, p. 1-9 9 p., 13229.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Sharks
Genetic Structures
Coral Reefs
Spatial Analysis
Gene Flow

Conserving coral reef organisms that lack larval dispersal: Are networks of Marine Protected Areas good enough?

Momigliano, P., Harcourt, R. & Stow, A., 2015, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 2, MAR, p. 16-1-16-5 5 p., 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Directional wave climate and power variability along the Southeast Australian shelf

Mortlock, T. R. & Goodwin, I. D., 5 Apr 2015, In : Continental Shelf Research. 98, p. 36-53 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

wave power
wave climate
climate
Tasman Sea
coast

Dose-dependent effects of metals on gene expression in the Sydney rock oyster, Saccostrea glomerata

Taylor, D. A., Nair, S. V., Thompson, E. L. & Raftos, D. A., 1 Sep 2015, In : Environmental Toxicology. 30, 9, p. 989-998 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ostreidae
Gene expression
gene expression
Metals
Rocks

Endmember identification from EO-1 Hyperion L1-R hyperspectral data to build saltmarsh spectral library in Hunter Wetland, NSW, Australia

Rasel, S. M. M., Chang, H. C., Ralph, T. & Saintilan, N., 2015, Remote Sensing for Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Hydrology XVII. Neale, C. M. U. & Maltese, A. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, Vol. 9637. p. 96371O-1-96371O-10 10 p. 96371O. (SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Hyperion
wetlands
Wetlands
Hyperspectral Data
grasses

Export fluxes in a naturally iron-fertilized area of the Southern Ocean - Part 2: importance of diatom resting spores and faecal pellets for export

Rembauville, M., Blain, S., Armand, L., Quéguiner, B. & Salter, I., 2 Jun 2015, In : Biogeosciences. 12, 11, p. 3171-3195 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Bacillariophyceae
fecal pellet
pellets
spore
diatom

Feldspar dissolution-enhanced porosity in Paleoproterozoic shale reservoir facies from the Barney Creek Formation (McArthur Basin, Australia)

Baruch, E. T., Kennedy, M. J., Löhr, S. C. & Dewhurst, D. N., 1 Sep 2015, In : AAPG Bulletin. 99, 9, p. 1745-1770 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Feldspar
Shale
basin evolution
feldspar
shale

Female receptivity, mating history, and familiarity influence the mating behavior of cuttlefish

Schnell, A. K., Smith, C. L., Hanlon, R. T. & Harcourt, R. T., Feb 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 69, 2, p. 283-292 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sepiidae
familiarity
mating behavior
history
posture

First records of winter sea ice concentration in the southwest Pacific sector of the Southern Ocean

Ferry, A. J., Crosta, X., Quilty, P. G., Fink, D., Howard, W. & Armand, L. K., Nov 2015, In : Paleoceanography. 30, 11, p. 1525-1539 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sea ice
winter
ocean
Holocene
paleoceanography

Ghosts in the data: False detections in VEMCO pulse position modulation acoustic telemetry monitoring equipment

Simpfendorfer, C. A., Huveneers, C., Steckenreuter, A., Tattersall, K., Hoenner, X., Harcourt, R. & Heupel, M. R., 29 Dec 2015, In : Animal Biotelemetry. 3, 1, 55.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

pulse position modulation
Pulse position modulation
telemetry
Telemetering
ghosts

Giant Australian cuttlefish use mutual assessment to resolve male-male contests

Schnell, A. K., Smith, C. L., Hanlon, R. T. & Harcourt, R., Sep 2015, In : Animal Behaviour. 107, p. 31-40 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sepiidae
resource
game theory
information sources
asymmetry

Important marine habitat off east Antarctica revealed by two decades of multi-species predator tracking

Raymond, B., Lea, M. A., Patterson, T., Andrews-Goff, V., Sharples, R., Charrassin, J. B., Cottin, M., Emmerson, L., Gales, N., Gales, R., Goldsworthy, S. D., Harcourt, R., Kato, A., Kirkwood, R., Lawton, K., Ropert-Coudert, Y., Southwell, C., van den Hoff, J., Wienecke, B., Woehler, E. J. & 2 othersWotherspoon, S. & Hindell, M. A., Feb 2015, In : Ecography. 38, 2, p. 121-129 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Antarctica
sea ice
predator
telemetry
predators

Interactions between seasonality and oceanic forcing drive the phytoplankton variability in the tropical-temperate transition zone (~30°S) of Eastern Australia

Armbrecht, L. H., Schaeffer, A., Roughan, M. & Armand, L. K., 1 Apr 2015, In : Journal of Marine Systems. 144, p. 92-106 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

transition zone
seasonality
phytoplankton
warming
water

Latitudinal and temporal distributions of diatom populations in the pelagic waters of the Subantarctic and Polar Frontal zones of the Southern Ocean and their role in the biological pump

Rigual-Hernández, A. S., Trull, T. W., Bray, S. G., Cortina, A. & Armand, L. K., 17 Sep 2015, In : Biogeosciences. 12, 18, p. 5309-5337 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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biological pump
Bacillariophyceae
temporal distribution
pumps
diatom

Marine snails and slugs: a great place to look for antiviral drugs

Dang, V. T., Benkendorff, K., Green, T. & Speck, P., 2015, In : Journal of Virology. 89, 16, p. 8114-8118 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveyResearchpeer-review

antiviral agents
Gastropoda
Mollusca
slugs
Snails

Marteilia spp. parasites in bivalves: a revision of recent studies

Carrasco, N., Green, T. & Itoh, N., Oct 2015, In : Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 131, p. 43-57 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Marteilia
bivalve
Bivalvia
parasite
parasites
pinniped
antibiotic resistance
Otariidae
Escherichia coli
gene