To date the AMT programme has produced over 300 refereed journal articles, including three special issues of journals. Another important part of the AMT programme is training young scientists and AMT data has contributed to over 75 PhD theses.


Authors of AMT papers are requested to notify Dawn Ashby, of new publications and to receive an AMT contribution number.  Please cite the following text in the acknowledgements of AMT papers:


This study is a contribution to the international IMBeR project and was supported by the UK Natural Environment Research Council National Capability funding to Plymouth Marine Laboratory. This is contribution number ### of the AMT programme.


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Bruun, J.T., A.P. Rees, J.I. Allen, H.N. Waldron, M. Vichi, P.M.S. Monterio, L. De Mora and J.A. Stephens. submitted. Sub-surface phytoplankton levels in the gyres explain the Atlantic climate. Nature Climate Change.

Bruun, J.T., A.P. Rees, J.I. Allen, H.N. Waldron, M. Vichi, P.M.S. Monterio, L. de Mora and J. Stephens. submitted. Atlantic gyre deep-chlorophyll response to long-term climatic change. Progress in Oceanography

Burridge, A.K., R. van der Hulst, E. Goetze and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. submitted. Assessing species boundaries in the open sea: Applying an integrative taxonomic approach to a genus of pelagic molluscs. Systematic Biology.

Clark, D.R., A.P. Rees, C. Ferrera, L. Al-Moosawi, P.J. Somerfield, C. Harris, B.H. Taylor, G.D. Quartly, S. Goult and G. Tarran. submitted. Nitrification in the photic zone of the oligotrophic Atlantic exhibits an interhemispheric rate distinction linked to phosphate. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 

Fileman, E.S., R. Harmer, P. Lindeque, and A. Atkinson. submitted. Grazing by copepod nauplii in the South Atlantic gyre. Journal of Plankton Research.

Reifel, K.M., J.R. Graff, G. Dall'Olmo, V. Dongen-Vogels and M.J. Behrenfeld. submitted. The measurement of phytoplankton carbon and its implications for satellite applications.

Reintjes, G., C. Arnosti, B.M. Fuchs and R. Amann. submitted. Selfish bacteria in flourish in surface ocean waters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Ross, J., G. Dall’Olmo, K. Haines and R. Rasse. submitted. Measuring POC and its uncertainties in the mesopelagic zone of the Atlantic Ocean. 

Sabbaghzadeh, B., R.C. Upstill-Goddard, R. Pereira, R. Beale and P.D. Nightingale. submitted. The Atlantic Ocean surface microlayer from 50°N to 50°S is ubiquitously enriched in surfactants at wind speeds up to 13m s-1 Geophysical Research Letters.

Sargeant, E.C., A. Hitchcock, A. Johansson, R. Langlois, C.M. Moore, J. LaRoche, A.J. Poulton and T.S. Bibby. submitted. Evidence for polyploidy in the globally important diazotroph Trichodesmium. FEMS Microbiology Ecology.

van Woudenberg, L., M. Iacchei, J. Whitney and E. Goetze. submitted. Genetic isolation between populations in distinct pelagic habitats of the oceanic copepod Pleuromamma xiphias


In press

Brewin, R.J.W., S. Ciavatta, S. Sathyendranath, T. Jackson, G.H. Tilstone, K. Curran, R. Airs, D. Cummings, V. Brotas, E. Organelli, G. Dall’Olmo and D.E. Raitsos. in press. Uncertainty in ocean-colour estimates of chlorophyll for phytoplankton groups. Frontiers in Marine Science.

Hackenberg, S.C., S.J. Andrews, R. Airs, S.R. Arnold, H.A. Bouman, R.J.W. Brewin, R.J. Chance, D. Cummings and G. Dall’Olmo. in press. Potential controls of isoprene in the surface ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles.

Pabortsava, K. and R.S. Lampitt. in press. Carbon sequestration in the deep Atlantic enhanced by Saharan dust. Nature Communications.



Acevedo-Trejos, E., E. Marañón and A. Merico. in press. Phytoplankton size diversity and ecosystem function relationship across oceanic regions. Proceedings of the Royal Society Series B 285(1879), 0621. doi:10.1098/rspb.2018.062

Bouman, H.A., T. Platt, M. Doblin, F.G. Figueiras, K. Gudmundsson, H.G. Gudfinnsson, B. Huang, A. Hickman, M. Hiscock, T. Jackson, V.A. Lutz, F. Mélin, F. Rey, P. Pepin, V. Segura, G.H. Tilstone, V. van Dongen-Vogel and S. Sathyendranath. 2018. Photosynthesis-irradiance parameters of marine phytoplankton: synthesis of a global data set. Earth System Science Data 10, 251-266.

Ciavatta, S., R.J.W. Brewin, J. Skakala, L. Polimene, L. de Mora, Y. Artioli and J.I. Allen. 2018. Assimilation of ocean-colour plankton functional types to improve marine ecosystem simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 123, 834-854. doi:10.1002/2017JC013490

Lobanova, P., G. Tilstone, I. Bashmachnikov and V. Brotas. 2018. Accuracy assessment of primary production models with and without photoinhibition using Ocean-Colour Climate Change Initiative data in the North East Atlantic Ocean. Remote Sensing 10(7), art: 1116. doi:10.3390/rs1007111

Pereira, R., I. Ashton, B. Sabbaghzadeh, J.D. Shutler and R.C. Upstill-Goddard. 2018. Reduced air–sea CO2 exchange in the Atlantic Ocean due to biological surfactants. Nature Geoscience 11, 492-496. doi:10.1038/s41561-018-0136-2

Robinson, A., H.A. Bouman, G.H. Tilstone and S. Sathyendranath. 2018. Size class dependent relationships between temperature and phytoplankton photosynthesis-irradiance parameters in the Atlantic Ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science 4(Art:435). doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00435 

Sargeant, S.L., J.C. Murrell, P.D. Nightingale and J. Dixon. 2018. Basin-scale variability of microbial methanol uptake in the Atlantic Ocean. Biogeosciences 15, 5155-5167. doi:10.5194/bg-15-5155-2018

Wall-Palmer, D., A.K. Burridge, E. Goetze, F.R. Stokvis, A.W. Janssen, L. Mekkes, M. Moreno-Alcántara, N. Bednaršek, T. Schiøtte, M.V. Sørensen, W. Smart and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2018. UPDATE WEBSITE. Biogeography and genetic diversity of the Atlantic heteropods. Progress in Oceanography 160, 1-25. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2017.11.004

Wall-Palmer, D., B. Metcalfe, M.J. Leng, H. Sloane, G. Ganssen, P.N. Vinayachandran and C.W. Smart. 2018.  Vertical distribution and diurnal migration of atlantid heteropods. Marine Ecology Progress Series 587, 1-15. doi:10.3354/meps12464



Aiken, J., R.J.W. Brewin, F. Dufois, L. Polimene, N.J. Hardman-Mountford, T. Jackson, B. Loveday, S.M. Hoya, G. Dall’Olmo, J. Stephens and T. Hirata. 2017. A synthesis of the environmental response of the North and South Atlantic sub-tropical gyres during two decades of AMT. Progress in Oceanography 158, 236-254. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.08.004 

Baker, A.R. and T.D. Jickells. 2017. Atmospheric deposition of soluble trace elements along the Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT). Progress in Oceanography 158, 41-51. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.10.002

Brewin, R.J.W., G.H. Tilstone, T. Jackson, T. Cain, P.I. Miller, P.K. Lange, A. Misra and R. Airs. 2017. Modelling size-fractionated primary production in the Atlantic Ocean from remote sensing. Progress in Oceanography 158, 130-149. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2017.02.002

Burridge, A.K., E. Goetze, D. Wall-Palmer, S. Le Double, J. Huisman and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2017. Diversity and abundance of pteropods and heteropods along a latitudinal gradient across the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 158, 213-223. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.10.001

Burridge, A.K., C. Hörnlein, A.W. Janssen, M. Hughes, S.L. Bush, F. Marlétaz, R. Gasca, C. Pierrot-Bults, E. Michel, J.A. Todd, J.R. Young, K.J. Osborn, S.B.J. Menken and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2017. Time-calibrated molecular phylogeny of pteropods. PLoS ONE 12(6), e0177325. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.017732

Burridge, A.K., M. Tump, R. Vonk, E. Goetze and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2017. Diversity and distribution of hyperiid amphipods along a latitudinal transect in the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 158, 224-235. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.08.003

Dall’Olmo, G., R.J.W. Brewin, F. Nencioli, E. Organelli, I. Lefering, D. McKee, R. Röttgers, C. Mitchell, E. Boss, A. Bricaud and G. Tilstone. 2017. Determination of the absorption coefficient of chromophoric dissolved organic matter from underway spectrophotometry. Optics Express 25(24), A1079-A1095. doi:10.1364/OE.25.0A1079

Fileman, E.S., D.A. White, R.A. Harmer, U. Aytan, G.A. Tarran, T. Smyth and A. Atkinson. 2017. Stress of life at the ocean's surface: Latitudinal patterns of UV sunscreens in plankton across the Atlantic. Progress in Oceanography 158, 171-184. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2017.01.001

Evers-King, H., V. Martinez-Vicente, R.J.W. Brewin, G. Dall’Olmo, R.J.W. Brewin, A.E. Hickman, T. Jackson, T.S. Kostadinov, H. Krasemann, H. Loisel, R. Rottgers, S. Roy, D. Stramski, S. Thomalla, T. Platt and S. Sathyendranath. 2017. Validation and intercomparison of ocean colour algorithms for estimating particulate organic carbon in the oceans. Frontiers in Marine Science 4(251). doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.0025

García-Martín, E.E., M. Aranguren-Gassis, M. Hartmann, M.V. Zubkov and P. Serret. 2017. Contribution of bacterial respiration to plankton respiration from 50°N to 44°S in the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography Special Issue(158), 99-108. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.11.006

Goetze, E., P.T. Hüdepohl, C. Chang, L. Van Woudenberg, M. Iacchei and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2017. Ecological dispersal barrier across the equatorial Atlantic in a planktonic copepod. Progress in Oceanography 158, 203-212. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.08.004

Hackenberg, S.C., S.J. Andrews, R.L. Airs, S.R. Arnold, H.A. Bouman, D. Cummings, A.C. Lewis, J.K. Minaeian, K.M. Reifel, A. Small, G.A. Tarran, G.H. Tilstone and L.J. Carpenter. 2017. Basin-scale observations of monoterpenes in the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans. Environmental Science and Technology 51(18), 10449-10458. doi:10.1021/acs.est.7b02240

Hale, M., W.K.W. Li and R.B. Rivkin. 2017. Meridional patterns of inorganic nutrient limitation and co-limitation of bacterial growth in the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 158, 90-98. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.11.007

Kitidis, V., I. Brown, N.J. Hardman-Mountford and N. Lefèvre. 2017. Surface ocean carbon dioxide during the Atlantic Meridional Transect (1995-2013); evidence of ocean acidification. Progress in Oceanography 158, 65-75. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.08.005

Martinez-Vicente, V., H. Evers-King, S. Roy, T. Kostadinov, G.A. Tarran, J. Graff, R., R.J.W. Brewin, G. Dall’Olmo, T. Jackson, A.E. Hickman, R. Rottgers, H. Krasemann, E. Marañón, T. Platt and S. Sathyendranath. 2017. Intercomparison of ocean color algorithms for picophytoplankton carbon in the ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science 4(378). doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00378

Muñoz-Marín, M.C., G. Gómez-Baena, J. Diez, R.J. Beynon, D. González-Ballester, M.V. Zubkov and J.M. Garcia-Fernandez. 2017. Glucose uptake in Prochlorococcus: diversity of kinetics and effects on the metabolism. Frontiers in Microbiology 8(327). doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00327

Peralba, A., M.G. Mazzocchi and R.P. Harris. 2017. Niche separation and reproduction of Clausocalanus species (Copepoda, Calanoida) in the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 158, 185-202. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.08.002

Poulton, A.J., P.M. Holligan, A. Charalampopoulou and T.R. Adey. 2017. Coccolithophore ecology in the tropical and subtropical Atlantic Ocean: New perspectives from the Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) programme. Progress in Oceanography 158, 150-170. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2017.01.003

Rasse, R., G. Dall’Olmo, J. Graff, T.K. Westberry, V. van Dongen-Vogel and M.J. Behrenfeld. 2017. Evaluating optical proxies of particulate organic carbon across the surface Atlantic ocean. Frontier in Marine Science 4(367). doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00367 

Rees, A.P., P.D. Nightingale, A.J. Poulton, T.J. Smyth, G.A. Tarran and G.H. Tilstone. 2017. The Atlantic Meridional Transect Programme (1995-2016). Progress in Oceanography 158, 3-18. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2017.05.004

Shelley, R.U., N.J. Wyatt, G.A. Tarran, A.P. Rees, P.J. Worsfold and M.C. Lohan. 2017. A tale of two gyres: Contrasting distributions of dissolved cobalt and iron in the Atlantic Ocean during an Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT19). Progress in Oceanography 158, 52-64. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.10.013

Smyth, T., G. Quartly, T. Jackson, G. Tarran, M. Woodward, C. Harris, C. Gallienne, R. Thomas, R. Airs, D. Cummings, R.J.W. Brewin, V. Kitidis, J. Stephens, M.V. Zubkov and A.P. Rees. 2017. Determining Atlantic Ocean province contrasts and variations. Progress in Oceanography 158, 19-40. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.12.00

Tilstone, G.H., P.K. Lange, A. Misra, R.J.W. Brewin and T. Cain. 2017. Micro-phytoplankton photosynthesis, primary production and potential export production in the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 158, 109-129. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2017.01.006

Tilstone, G., B. Sediva, G.A. Tarran, R. Kana and O. Prasil. 2017. Effect of CO2 enrichment on phytoplankton photosynthesis in the North Atlantic sub-tropical gyre. Progress in Oceanography 158, 76-89. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.12.005

Wood, J., T.J. Smyth and V. Estelles. 2017. Autonomous marine hyperspectral radiometers for determining solar irradiances and aerosol optical properties. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques doi:10.5194/amt-2016-373




Barlow, R., M.-J. Gibberd, T. Lamont, J. Aiken and P.M. Holligan. 2016. Chemotaxonomic phytoplankton patterns on the eastern boundary of the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 111, 73-78.

Bennke, C.M., G. Reintjes, M. Schattenhofer, A. Ellrott, J. Wulf, M. Zeder and B.M. Fuchs. 2016. Modification of a high-throughput automatic microbial cell enumeration system for shipboard analyses. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 82(11), 3289-3296. doi:10.1128/AEM.03931-15

Brewin, R.J.W., G. Dall’Olmo, S. Pardo, V. van Dongen-Vogels and E.S. Boss. 2016. Underway spectrophotometry along the Atlantic Meridional Transect reveals high performance in satellite chlorophyll retrievals. Remote Sensing of the Environment 183, 82-97. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.05.005

García, F.C., E.E. García-Martin, F. González Taboada, S. Sal, P. Serret and A. López-Urrutia. 2016. The allometry of the smallest: superlinear scaling of microbial metabolic rates in the Atlantic Ocean. ISME Journal 10, 1029-1036

Graff, J., R., T.K. Westberry, A.J. Milligan, M.B. Brown, G. Dall'Olmo, K. Reifel, M. and M.J. Behrenfeld. 2016. Photoacclimation of natural phytoplankton communities.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 542, 51-62.

Lepère, C., M. Ostrowski, M. Hartmann, M.V. Zubkov and D.J. Scanlan. 2016. Evaluating the importance of parasitism in regulating populations of marine photosynthetic picoeukaryotes and potential parasites  – a role for fungi?  Environmental Microbiology Reports 8(4), 445-451. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12339

Sauzède, R., H. Claustre, J. Uitz, C. Jamet, G. Dall’Olmo, F. D’Ortenzio, B. Gentili, A. Poteau and C. Schmechtig. 2016. A neural network-based method for merging ocean color and Argo data to extend surface bio-optical properties to depth: retrieval of the particulate backscattering coefficient. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 121(4), 2552-2571. doi:10.1002/2015JC011408

Wall-Palmer, D., A.K. Burridge, K. Peijnenburg, A. Janssen, E. Goetze, R. Kirby, M.B. Hart and C.W. Smart. 2016. Evidence for the validity of Protatlanta sculpta (Gastropoda: Pterotracheoidea). Contributions to Zoology 85(4), 423-435.

Wall-Palmer, D., A.K. Burridge and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2016. Atlanta ariejansseni, a new species of shelled heteropod from the Southern Subtropical Convergence Zone (Gastropoda: Pterotracheoidea). ZooKeys 604, 13-30. doi:10.3897/zookeys.604.8976



Agirbas, E., V. Martinez-Vincente, R.J.W. Brewin, M.-F. Racault, R.L. Airs and C.A. Llewellyn. 2015. Temporal changes in total and size-fractioned chlorophyll-a in surface waters of three provinces in the Atlantic Ocean (September to November) between 2003 and 2010. Journal of Marine Systems 150, 56-65.

Brewin, R.J.W., S. Sathyendranath, T. Jackson, R. Barlow, V. Brotas, R. Airs and T. Lamot. 2015. Influence of light in the mixed-layer on the parameters of a three-component model of phytoplankton size class. Remote Sensing of the Environment 168, 437-450.

Burridge, A.K., E. Goetze, N. Raes, J. Huisman and K.T.C.A. Peijnenburg. 2015. Global biogeography and evolution of Cuvierina pteropods. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15. doi:10.1186/s12862-015-0310-8

Dutkiewicz, S., A.E. Hickman, O. Jahn, W.W. Gregg, C.B. Mouw and M.J. Follows. 2015. Capturing optically important consistuents and properties in a marine biogeochemical and ecosystem model. Biogeosciences 12, 4447-4481. doi:10.5194/bg-12-4447-2015

Evans, C., P.R. Gómez-Pereira, A.P. Martin, D.J. Scanlan and M.V. Zubkov. 2015. Photoheterotrophy of bacterioplankton is ubiquitous in the surface oligotrophic ocean. Progress in Oceanography 135, 139-145. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2015.04.014

Goetze, E., K. Andrews, K. Peijnenburg, E. Portner and E. Norton. 2015. Temporal stability of genetic structure in a mesopelagic copepod. PLoS ONE 10(8), e0136087.

Graff, J.R., T.K. Westberry, A.J. Milligan, M.B. Brown, G. Dall'Olmo, V. van Dongen-Vogels, K.M. Reifel and M.J. Behrenfeld. 2015. Analytical phytoplankton carbon measurements spanning diverse ecosystems. Deep-Sea Research I 102, 16-25.

Grob, C., L.E. Jardillier, M. Hartmann, M. Ostrowski, M.V. Zubkov and D.J. Scanlan. 2015. Cell-specific CO2 fixation rates of two taxonomically distinct groups of plastidic protists in the Atlantic Ocean remain unchanged after nutrient addition. Environmental Microbiology Reports 7(2), 211-218. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12228

Hirai, J., A. Tsuda and E. Goetze. 2015. Extensive cryptic diversity and endemism across the global range of the oceanic copepod Pleuromamma abdominalis (Lubbock, 1856). Progress in Oceanography 138, 77-90.

Powell, C.F., A.R. Baker, T.D. Jickells, H.W. Bange, R.J. Chance and C. Yodle. 2015. Estimation of the atmospheric flux of nutrients and trace metals to the eastern tropical North Atlantic. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences of the American Meteorological Society 72, 4029-4045. doi:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0011.1.

Rees, A.P., C. Robinson, T. Smyth, J. Aiken, P.D. Nightingale and M.V. Zubkov. 2015. 20 years of the Atlantic Meridional Transect. Limnology and Oceanography Bulletin 24(4), 101-107.

Rodríguez-Ramos, T., E. Marañón and P. Cermeño. 2015. Marine nano- and microphytoplankton diversity: redrawing global patterns from sampling-standardized data. Global Ecology and Biogeography 24(5), 527-538. doi:10.1111/geb.12274

Serret, P., C. Robinson, M. Aranguren-Gassis, E.E. Garcia-Martin, N. Gist, V. Kitidis, J. Lozano, J. Stephens, C. Harris and R. Thomas. 2015. Both respiration and photosynthesis determine the scaling of plankton metabolism in the oligotrophic ocean. Nature Communications 6, Art: 6961. doi:10.1038/ncomms7961

Snow, J.T., C. Schlosser, E.M.S. Woodward, M.M. Mills, E.P. Achterberg, C. Mahaffey, T.S. Bibby and C.M. Moore. 2015. Environmental controls on the biogeography of diazotrophy and Trichodesmium in the Atlantic Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 29(6), 865-884.

Tilstone, G., Y. Xie, C. Robinson, P. Serret, D.E. Raitsos, T. Powell, M. Aranguren-Gassis, E.M. Garcia-Martin and V. Kitidis. 2015. Satellite estimates of net community production in the Atlantic Ocean indicate predominance of net autotrophy in the Atlantic Ocean. Remote Sensing of the Environment 164, 254-269. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.03.017

Zubkov, M.V., A.P. Martin, M. Hartmann, C. Grob and D.J. Scanlan. 2015. Dominant oceanic bacteria secure phosphate using a large extracellular buffer. Nature Communications Art: 7878. doi:10.1038/ncomms8878



Aldridge, D., D.A. Purdie and M.V. Zubkov. 2014. Growth and survival of Neoceratium hexacanthum and Neoceratium candelabrum under simulated nutrient-depleted conditions. Journal of Plankton Research 36(2), 439-449. doi:10.1093/plankt/fbt098

Andrews, K.R., E. Norton, I. Fernandez-Silva, E. Portner and E. Goetze. 2014. Multilocus evidence for globally distributed cryptic species and distinct populations across ocean gyres in a mesopelagic copepod. Molecular Ecology 23, 5462-5479.

Brewin, R.J.W., S. Sathyendranath, P.K. Lange and G. Tilstone. 2014. Comparison of two methods to derive the size-structure of natural populations of phytoplankton. Deep-Sea Research I 85, 72-79. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2013.11.007

Brewin, R.J.W., S. Sathyendranath, G. Tilstone, P.K. Lange and T. Platt. 2014. A multi-component model of phytoplankton size structure. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 119(6), 3478-3496. doi:10.1002/2014JC009859

Hartmann, M., P. Gomez-Pereira, C. Grob, M. Ostrowski, G.A. Tarran, D.J. Scanlan, A.P. Martin and M.V. Zubkov. 2014. Efficient CO2 fixation by surface Prochlorococcus in the Atlantic Ocean. ISME Journal 8, 2280-2289. doi:10.1038/ismej.2014.56

Marañón, E., P. Cermeño, M. Huete-Ortega, D.C. López-Sandoval, B. Mouriño-Carballido and T. Rodríguez-Ramos. 2014. Resource supply overrides temperature as a controlling factor of marine phytoplankton growth. PLoS ONE 9(6), e99312. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0099312

Mazard, S., M. Ostrowski, R. Holland, M.V. Zubkov and D.J. Scanlan. 2014. Targeted genomics of flow cytometrically sorted cultured and uncultured microbial groups. In: I.T. Paulsen and A.J. Holmers, editors. Environmental microbiology: methods and protocols. Humana Press pp. 203-212.

Moore, R.M., M. Kienast, M. Fraser, J.J. Cullen, C. Deutsch, S. Dutkiewicz, M.J. Follows and C.J. Somes. 2014. Extensive hydrogen supersaturations in the western South Atlantic Ocean suggest substantial underestimation of nitrogen fixation. Journal of Geophysical Research 119(7), 4340-4350. doi:10.1002/2014JC010017

Schlosser, C., J.K. Klar, B.D. Wake, J.T. Snow, D.C. Honey, E.M.S. Woodward, M.C. Lohan, E.P. Achterberg and C.M. Moore. 2014. Seasonal ITCZ migration dynamically controls the location of the (sub-)tropical Atlantic biogeochemical divide. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111(4), 1438-1442. doi:10.1073/pnas.1318670111

Yang, M., R. Beale, P.S. Liss, M. Johnson, B. Blomquist, and P.D. Nightingale. 2014. Air-sea fluxes of oxygenated volatile organic compounds across the Atlantic Ocean. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14:7499-7517.

Young, J.R., A.J. Poulton, and K. Hagino. 2014. Gladiolithus adeyi sp. nov.: a new deep photic coccolithophore species and new molecular genetic and crystallographic observations on Gladiolithus flabellatus. Journal of Nannoplankton Research 34 (special issue):61-68.

Zubkov M.V. 2014. Faster growth of the major prokaryotic versus eukaryotic CO2 fixers in the oligotrophic ocean. Nature Communications, 5, art:3776, doi: 10.1038/ncomms4776.



Baker, A.R., C. Adams, T.G. Bell, T.D. Jickells, and L. Ganzeveld. 2013. Estimation of atmospheric nutrient inputs to the Atlantic Ocean from 50°N to 50°S based on large-scale field sampling: Iron and other dust-associated elements. Global Biogeochemical Cycles. doi: 10.1002/gbc.20062

Beale, R., J. L. Dixon, S. R. Arnold, P. S. Liss, and P. D. Nightingale. 2013. Methanol, acetaldehyde, and acetone in the surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. 118, doi: 10.1002/jgrc.20322.

Behrenfeld, M.J., Y. Hu, C.A. Hostetler, G. Dall'Olmo, S.D. Rodier, J.W. Hair, and C.R. Trepte. Space-based LIDAR observations of global ocean plankton populations. Geophysical Research Letters 40. doi: 10.1002/grl.50816

Brotas, V., R.J.W. Brewin, C. Sá, A.C. Brito, A. Silva, C.R. Mendes, T. Diniz, M. Kaufmann, G. Tarran, S.B. Groom, T. Platt, and S. Sathyendranath. 2013. Deriving phytoplankton size classes from satellite data: validation along a trophic gradient in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. Remote Sensing of the Environment 134:66-77.

Dixon, J.L., R. Beale and P.D. Nightingale. 2013. Production of methanol, acetaldehyde and acetone in the Atlantic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters 40, 1-6. doi:10.1002/grl.50922

Dixon, J., S. Sargeant, P.D. Nightingale, and J.C. Murrell. 2013. Gradients in microbial methanol uptake: productive coastal upwelling waters to oligotrophic gyres in the Atlantic Ocean. ISME Journal 7: 568-580.

Gómez-Pereira, P.R., M. Hartmann, C. Grob, G.A. Tarran, A.P. Martin, B.M. Fuchs, D.J. Scanlan, and M.V. Zubkov. 2013. Comparable light stimulation of organic nutrient uptake by SAR11 and Prochlorococcus in the North Atlantic subtropical gyre. ISME Journal 7: 603-614.

Gómez-Pereira, P.R., G. Kennaway, B.M. Fuchs, G.A. Tarran, and M.V. Zubkov. 2013. Flow cytometric identificaiton of Mamiellales clade II in the southern Atlantic Ocean. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 83(3): 664-671.

Grefe, I. and Kaiser, J. 2013. Equilibrator-based measurements of dissolved nitrous oxide in the surface ocean using an integrated cavity output laser absorption spectrometer, Ocean Science Discussions 10: 1031-1065, doi:10.5194/osd-10-1031-2013.

Grob, C., M. Ostrowski, R.J. Holland, M. Heldal, S. Norland, E.S. Erichse, C. Blindauer, A.P. Martin, M.V. Zubkov, and D.J. Scanlan. 2013. Elemental composition of natural populations of key microbial groups in Atlantic waters. Environmental Microbiology. doi:10.1111/1462-2920.12145

Guéguen, C. and P. Kowalczuk. 2013. Coloured dissolved organic matter in frontal zones. In: I.M. Belkin, editor. Chemical oceanography of frontal zones. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag

Hartmann, M., M.V. Zubkov, D.J. Scanlan and C. Lepère. 2013. In situ interactions between photosynthetic picoeukaryotes and bacterioplankton in the Atlantic Ocean: evidence for mixotrophy. Environmental Microbiology Reports 5(6), 835-840. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.

Hill, P.G., P.E. Warwick and M.V. Zubkov. 2013. Low microbial respiration of leucine at ambient oceanic concentration in the mixed layer of the central Atlantic Ocean. Limnology and Oceanography 58, 1597-1604.

Kowalczuk P, Tilstone G, Zablocka M, Rüdiger R, Thomas R. 2013. Composition of dissolved organic matter along an Atlantic Meridional Transect from fluorescence spectroscopy and Parallel Factor Analysis. Marine Chemistry 157:170-184. doi: 10.1016/j.marchem.2013.10.

Martinez-Vicente, V., G. Dall'Olmo, G.A. Tarran, E. Boss, and S. Sathyendranath. 2013. Optical backscattering correlates with phytoplankton carbon across the central Atlantic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters 40:1-5.

Muñoz-Marín, M.C., I. Luque, M.V. Zubkov, P.G. Hill, J. Diez, and J.M. García-Fernández. 2013. Prochlorococcus can use the Pro1404 transporter to take up glucose at nanomolar concentrations in the Atlantic Ocean. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(21): 8597-8602.

Norton, E. and E. Goetze. 2013. Equatorial dispersal barriers and limited population connectivity among oceans in a planktonic copepod. Limnology and Oceanography 58(5), 1581-1596. 

Painter, S.C., M.D. Patey, A. Forryan, and S. Torres-Valdes. 2013. Evaluating the balance between vertical diffusive nitrate supply and nitrogen fixation with reference to nitrate uptake in the eastern subtropical North Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, 118(10), 5732-5749.

Sal, S., Á. López-Urrutia, X. Irigoien, D.S. Harbour and R.P. Harris. 2013. Marine microplankton diversity database. Ecology 94(7), 1658. doi:10.1890/13-0236.1

Ussher, S., E.P. Achterberg, C. Powel, A.R. Baker, T.D. Jickells, R. Torres, and P.J. Worsfold. 2013. Impact of atmospheric deposition on the contrasting iron biogeochemistry of the North and South Atlantic. Global Biogeochemical Cycles. doi: 10.1002/gbc.20056

Yang, M., P.D. Nightingale, R. Beale, P.S. Liss, B. Blomquist and C. Fairall. 2013. Atmospheric deposition of methanol over the Atlantic Ocean. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(50), 20034-20039. doi:10.1073/pnas.1317840110

Young, J.N., J. Bruggeman, R.E.M. Rickaby, J. Erez, and M. Conte. 2013. Evidence for changes in carbon isotopic fractionation by phytoplankton between 1960 and 2010. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 27, doi:10.1002/gbc.20045



Brewin, R.J.W., G. Dall'Olmo, S. Sathyendranath, and N. J Hardman-Mountford. 2012. Particle backscattering as a function of chlorophyll and phytoplankton size structure in the open-ocean. Optics Express 20:17632-17652.

Chust, G., X. Irigoien, J. Chave, and R.P. Harris. 2012. Latitudinal phytoplankton distribution and the neutral theory of biodiversity. Global Ecology and Biogeography. doi:10.1111/geb.12016. 

Dall'Olmo, G., M.J. Behrenfeld, E. Boss, and T.K. Westberry. 2012. Particulate optical scattering coefficients along an Atlantic Meridional Transect. Optics Express 20:21532-21551.

Ford, D.A., K.P. Edwards, D. Lea, R.M. Barciela, M.J. Martin, and J. Demaria. 2012. Assimilating GlobColour ocean colour data into a pre-operational physical-biogeochemical model. Ocean Science 8:751-771.

Hartmann, M., C. Grob, G.A. Tarran, A.P. Martin, P.H. Burkill, D.J. Scanlan, and M.V. Zubkov. 2012. Mixotrophic basis of Atlantic oligotrophic ecosystems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (15):5756-5760.

Llewellyn, C.A., D.A. White, V. Martinez-Vicente, G. A. Tarran, and T. J. Smyth. 2012. Distribution of mycosporine-like amino acids along a surface water meridional transect of the Atlantic. Microbial Ecology 64(2), 320-333.

Richier, S., A.I. Macey, N. Pratt, Honey, D.C., M. Moore and T.S. Bibby. 2012. Abundances of iron-binding photosynthetic and nitrogen-fixing proteins of Trichodesmium both in culture and in situ from the North Atlantic. PLoS ONE 7(5), e35571.



Barnes, C., X. Irigoien, A.A. De Oliveira and S. Jennings. 2011. Predicting marine phytoplankton community size structure from empirical relationships with remotely-sensed variables. Journal of Plankton Research 33(1), 13-24

Brewin, R.J.W., N.J. Hardman-Mountford, S.J. Lavender, D.E. Raitsos, T. Hirata, J. Uitz, E. Devred, A. Bricaud, A. Ciotti, and B. Gentili. 2011. An intercomparison of bio-optical techniques for detecting phytoplankton size class from satellite remote sensing. Remote Sensing of the Environment 115(2), 325-339.

Grob, C., M. Hartmann, M.V. Zubkov, and D.J. Scanlan. 2011. Invariable biomass-specific primary production of taxonomically discrete picoeukaryote groups across the Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Microbiology.

Hartmann, M., C. Grob, D.J. Scanlan, A.P. Martin, P.H. Burkill, and M.V. Zubkov. 2011. Comparison of phosphate uptake rates by the smallest plastidic and aplastidic protists in the North Atlantic subtropical gyre. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 78(2), 327-335.

Hill, P., I. Mary, D.A. Purdie and M.V. Zubkov. 2011. Similarity in microbial amino acid uptake in surface waters of the North and South Atlantic (sub-)tropical gyres. Progress in Oceanography 91(4), 437-446.

Hirata, T., N.J. Hardman-Mountford, R.J.W. Brewin, J. Aiken, R. Barlow, K. Suzuki, T. Isada, E. Howell, T. Hashioka, M. Noguchi-Aita and Y. Yamanaka. 2011. Synoptic relationships between surface chlorophyll-a and diagnostic pigments specific to phytoplankton functional types. Biogeosciences 8, 311-327.

Hsieh, Y.-T., G.M. Henderson, and A.L. Thomas. 2011. Combining seawater 232Th and 230Th concentrations to determine dust fluxes to the surface ocean Earth and Planetary Science Letters 312 (3-4):280-290.

Jameson, E., I. Joint, N.H. Mann and M. Mühling. 2011. The diversity of cyanomyovirus populations along a north-south Atlantic Ocean transect. ISME Journal, 5(11), 1713-1721.

Kirkham, A.R., L.E. Jardillier, A. Tiganescu, J. Pearman, M.V. Zubkov and D.J. Scanlan. 2011. Basin-scale distribution patterns of photosynthetic picoeukaryotes along an Atlantic Meridional Transect. Environmental Microbiology, 13(4), 975-990.

Mawji, E., M. Gledhill, J.A. Milton, M.V. Zubkov, A. Thompson, G. A. Wolff, and E.P. Achterberg. 2011. Production of siderophore type chelates in Atlantic Ocean waters enriched with different carbon and nitrogen sources. Marine Chemistry, 124(1-4), 90-99.

Mazard, S., M. Ostrowski, F. Partensky, and D.J. Scanlan. 2011. Multi-locus sequence analysis, taxonomic resolution and biogeography of marine Synechococcus, Environmental Microbiology.

Nissimov, J.I. 2011. With James Cook on the Atlantic Meridian, Objectives 9(27), 10-14.

Smyth, T.J. 2011. Penetration of UV radiance into the global ocean, Journal of Geophysical Research 116, C11020.

Zehr, J.P. 2011. Nitrogen fixation by marine cyanobacteria. Trends in Microbiology 19(4), 162-173.



Baker, A.R., T. Lesworth, C. Adams, T.D. Jickells and L. Ganzeveld. 2010. Estimation of atmospheric nutrient inputs to the Atlantic Ocean from 50°N to 50°S based on large-scale field sampling: fixed nitrogen and dry deposition of phosphorus. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 24, (GB3006), doi:10.1029/2009GB003634.

Balch, W.M., B.C. Bowler, D.T. Drapeau, A.J. Poulton and P.M. Holligan. 2010. Biominerals and the vertical flux of particulate organic carbon from the surface ocean. Geophysical Research Letters 37, (L22605) 1-6.

Beale, R., P.S. Liss, and P.D. Nightingale. 2010. First oceanic measurements of ethanol and propanol. Geophysical Research Letters, 37, (L24607), doi: 10.1029/2010GL045534.

Bell, T.G., A.J. Poulton and G. Malin. 2010. Strong linkages between dimethylsulphonioproprionate (DMSP) and phytoplankton community physiology in a large sub-tropical and tropical Atlantic Ocean dataset. Global Biogeochemical Cycles doi:10.1029/2009GB003617

Brewin, R.J.W., S. Sathyendranath, T. Hirata, S.J. Lavender, R.M. Barciela, and N.J. Hardman-Mountford. 2010. A three-component model of phytoplankton size class for the Atlantic Ocean. Ecological Modelling 221(11), 1472-1483.

Cermeno, P., C. de Vargas, F. Abrantes and P.G. Falkowski. 2010. Phytoplankton biogeography and community stability in the ocean. PLoS ONE 5(3): e10037

Hickman, A. 2010. Modelling the effects of chromatic adaptation on phytoplankton community structure in the oligotrophic ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 406: doi:10.3354/meps08588

Jameson, E., I. Joint, N.H. Mann and M. Mühling. 2010. Detailed analysis of the microdiversity of Prochlorococcus populations along a north-south Atlantic Ocean transect. Environmental Microbiology 12(1): 156-171

Juranek, L.W., R.C. Hamme, J. Kaiser, R. Wanninkov and P.D. Quay. 2010. Evidence of O2 consumption in underway seawater lines: implications of air-sea O2 and CO2 fluxes. Geophysical Research Letters 37: L01601

Lesworth, T., A.R. Baker and T. Jickells. 2010. Aerosol organic nitrogen over the remote Atlantic Ocean. Atmospheric Environment 44: 1887-1893

Luz, B., and E. Barkan. 2010. Variations of 17O/16O and 18O/16O in meteoric waters. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74 (22):6276-6286.

Mary, I., A. Oliver, P. Skipp, R. Holland, J. Topping, G.A. Tarran, D.J. Scanlan, D. O'Connor, A.S. Whiteley, P.H. Burkill and M.V. Zubkov. 2010. Metaproteomic and metagenomic analyses of defined oceanic microbial populations using microwave cell fixation and flow cytometric sorting. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 74(1), 10-18.



Martiny, A.C., A.P.K. Tai, D. Veneziano, F. Primeau and S.W. Chisholm. 2009. Taxonomic resolution, ecotypes, and the biogeography of Prochlorococcus. Environmental Microbiology 11(4): 823-832

Moore, C.M., M.M. Mills, E.P. Achterberg, R.J. Geider, J. La Roche, M.I. Lucas, E.L. McDonagh, X. Pan, A.J. Poulton, M.J.A. Rijkenberg, D.J. Suggett, S.J. Ussher and E.M.S. Woodward. 2009. Large-scale distribution of Atlantic nitrogen fixation controlled by iron availability. Nature Geoscience 2(12): 867-871

Piontkovski, S.A. and C. Castellani. 2009. Long-term declining trend of zooplankton biomass in the tropical Atlantic. Hydrobiologia 632(1): 365-370

Schattenhofer, M., B.M. Fuchs, R. Amann, M.V. Zubkov, G.A. Tarran and J. Pernthaler. 2009. Latitudinal distribution of prokaryotic picoplankton populations in the Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Microbiology 11(8): 2078-2093

Suggett, D.J., C.M. Moore, A.E. Hickman and R.J. Geider. 2009. Interpretation of Fast Repetition Rate (FRR) fluorescence: signatures of community structures versus physiological state. Marine Ecology Progress Series 376: 1-19

Torres-Valdés, S., V.M. Roussenov, R. Sanders, S. Reynolds, X. Pan, R. Mather, A. Landolfi, G.A. Wolff, E.P. Achterberg and R.G. Williams. 2009. Distribution of dissolved organic nutrients and their effect on export production over the Atlantic Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 23: GB4019


DSRII Special Issue 2009

Robinson, C., P. Holligan, T.D. Jickells and S. Lavender. 2009. The Atlantic Meridional Transect programme (1995-2012) foreword. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 895-898

Aiken, J., Y. Pradhan, R. Barlow, S. Lavender, A. Poulton, P. Holligan and N.J. Hardman-Mountford. 2009. Phytoplankton pigments and functional types in the Atlantic Ocean: a decadal assessment, 1995-2005. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 899-917

Tilstone, G.H., T.J. Smyth, A.J. Poulton and R. Hutson. 2009. Measured and remotely sensed estimates of primary production in the Atlantic Ocean from 1998 to 2005. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 918-930

Gist, N., P. Serret, E.M.S. Woodward, K. Chamberlain and C. Robinson. 2009. Seasonal and spatial variability in plankton production and respiration in the subtropical gyres of the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 931-940

Serret, P., C. Robinson, E. Fernández, E. Teira, G. Tilstone and V. Pérez. 2009. Predicting plankton net community production in the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 941-953

Calbet, A., D. Atienza, C.I. Henriksen, E. Saiz and T. Adey. 2009. Zooplankton grazing in the Atlantic Ocean: a latitudinal study. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 954-963

Forster, G., R.C. Upstill-Goddard, N. Gist, C. Robinson, G. Uher and E.M.S. Woodward. 2009. Nitrous oxide and methane in the Atlantic Ocean between 50°N and 52°S: latitudinal distribution and sea-to-air flux. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 964-976

Castellani, C., G. Moncoiffé and J. Brown. 2009. The AMT data management experience. Deep-Sea Research II 56(15): 977-985



Aiken, J., N.J. Hardman-Mountford, R. Barlow, J. Fishwick, T. Hirata and T. Smyth. 2008. Functional links between bioenergetics and bio-optical traits of phytoplankton taxonomic groups: an overarching hypothesis with applications for ocean colour remote sensing. Journal of Plankton Research 30(2): 165-181

Balch, W.M. and V.J. Fabry. 2008. Ocean acidification: documenting its impact on calcifying phytoplantkon at basin scales. Marine Ecology Progress Series 373: 239-247

Cermeño, P., S. Dutkiewicz, R.P. Harris, M.J. Follows, O. Schofield and P.G. Falkowski. 2008. The role of nutricline depth in regulating the ocean carbon cycle. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105(51): 20344-20349

Cermeño, P. and F.G. Figueiras. 2008. Species richness and cell-size distribution: the size structure of phytoplankton communities. Marine Ecology Progress Series 357: 79-85

Cermeño, P., E. Marañón, D.S. Harbour, F.G. Figueiras, B.G. Crespo, M. Huete-Ortega, M. Varela and R.P. Harris. 2008. Resource levels, allometric scaling of population abundance, and marine phytoplankton diversity. Limnology and Oceanography 53(1): 312-318

Clark, D., A.P. Rees and I.R. Joint. 2008. Ammonium regeneration and nitrification rates in the oligotrophic Atlantic Ocean: implications for new production estimates. Limnology and Oceanography 53(1): 52-62

Hirata, T., J. Aiken, N.J. Hardman-Mountford, T.J. Smyth and R. Barlow. 2008. An absorption model to determine phytoplankton size classes from satellite ocean colour. Remote Sensing of the Environment 112(6): 3153-3159

Jameson, E., I.R. Joint, N.H. Mann and M. Mühling. 2008. Application of a novel rpoC1-RFLP approach reveals that marine Prochlorococcus populations in the Atlantic gyres are composed of greater microdiversity than previously described. Microbial Ecology 55(1): 141-151

Johnson, M.T., P.S. Liss, T.G. Bell, T.J. Lesworth, A.R. Baker, A.J. Hind, T.D. Jickells, K.F. Biswas, E.M.S. Woodward and S.W. Gibb. 2008. Field observations of the ocean-atmosphere exchange of ammonia: fundamental importance of temperature as revealed by a comparison of high and low latitudes. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 22(1): GB1019

López, E. and R. Anadón. 2008. Copepod communities along an Atlantic Meridional Transect: Abundance, size structure and grazing rates. Deep-Sea Research I 55(10): 1375-1391

Mary, I., G.A. Tarran, P.E. Warwick, M.J. Terry, D.J. Scanlan, P.H. Burkill and M.V. Zubkov. 2008. Light enhanced amino acid uptake by dominant bacterioplankton groups in surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 63(1): 36-45

Mather, R.L., S.E. Reynolds, G.A. Wolff, R.G. Williams, S. Torres-Valdés, E.M.S. Woodward, A. Landolfi, X. Pan, R. Sanders and E.P. Achterberg. 2008. Phosphorus cycling in the North and South Atlantic Ocean subtropical gyres. Nature Geosciences 1: 439-443

Mawji, E., M. Gledhill, J.A. Milton, G.A. Tarran, S.J. Ussher, A. Thompson, G.A. Wolff, P.J. Worsfold and E.P. Achterberg. 2008. Hydroxamate siderophores: occurence and importance in the Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Science and Technology 42(23): 8675-8680

Painter, S.C., R. Sanders, H.N. Waldron, M.I. Lucas and S. Torres-Valdes. 2008. Urea distribution and uptake in the Atlantic Ocean between 50°N and 50°S. Marine Ecology Progress Series 368: 53-63

Painter, S.C., R. Sanders, H.N. Waldron, M.I. Lucas, E.M.S. Woodward and K. Chamberlain. 2008. Nitrate uptake along repeat meridional transects of the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Marine Systems 74(1-2): 227-240

Raitsos, D.E., S.J. Lavender, C.D. Maravelias, J. Haralabous, A.J. Richardson and P.C. Reid. 2008. Identifying four phytoplankton functional groups from space: an ecological approach. Limnology and Oceanography 53(2): 605-613

Robinson, C. 2008. Chapter 9. Heterotrophic bacterial respiration. In: D.L. Kirchman (ed) Microbial Ecology of the Oceans 2nd Edition. Wiley

Thomalla, S.J., A.J. Poulton, R. Sanders, R. Turnewitsch, P.M. Holligan and M.I. Lucas. 2008. Variable export fluxes and efficiencies for calcite, opal and organic carbon in the Atlantic Ocean: the ballast effect in action? Global Biogeochemical Cycles 22(1): GB1010

Zubkov, M.V., G.A. Tarran, I. Mary and B.M. Fuchs. 2008. Differential microbial uptake of dissolved amino acids and amino sugars in surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 30(2): 211-220



Bell, T.G., G. Malin, Y.-N. Kim and M. Steinke. 2007. Spatial variability in DMSP-lyase activity along an Atlantic meridional transect. Aquatic Sciences 69(3): 320-329

Clark, D., A.P. Rees and I.R. Joint. 2007. A method for the determination of nitrification rates in oligotrophic marine seawater by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Marine Chemistry 103(1-2): 84-96

Koblizek, M., M. Masin, J. Ras, A.J. Poulton and O. Prasil. 2007. Rapid growth rates of aerobic anoxygenic phototrophs in the ocean. Environmental Microbiology 9: 2401-2406

Marañón, E., P. Cermeño, J. Rodríguez, M.V. Zubkov and R.P. Harris. 2007. Scaling of phytoplankton photosynthesis and cell size in the ocean. Limnology and Oceanography 52(5): 2190-2198

Marañón, E., V. Pérez, E. Fernández, R. Anadón, A. Bode, N. González, I. Huskin, A. Isla, X.A.G. Morán, B. Mouriño, M. Quevedo, C. Robinson, P. Serret, E. Teira, M.M. Varela, E.M.S. Woodward and M.V. Zubkov. 2007. Planktonic carbon budget in the eastern subtropical North Atlantic. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 48: 261-275

Painter, S., R. Sanders, A.J. Poulton, E.M.S. Woodward, M. Lucas and K. Chamberlain. 2007. Nitrate uptake at photic zone depths is not important for export in the subtropical ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 21(4): GB4005

Poulton, A., T. Adey, W.M. Balch and P. Holligan. 2007. Relating coccolithophore calcification rates to phytoplankton community dynamics: regional differences and implications for carbon export. Deep-Sea Research II 54(5-7): 538-557

Quay, P., R. Sonnerup, J. Stutsman, J. Maurer, A. Körtzinger, X.A. Padin and C. Robinson. 2007. Anthropogenic CO2 accumulation rates in the North Atlantic Ocean from changes in the 13C/12C of dissolved inorganic carbon. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 21(Art: GB1009): doi: 10.1029/2006GB002761

Reynolds, S.E., R.L. Mather, G.A. Wolff, R.G. Williams, A. Landolfi, R. Sanders and E.M.S. Woodward. 2007. How widespread and important is N2 fixation in the north Atlantic Ocean? Global Biogeochemical Cycles 21(4): GB4015

Waeles, M., A.R. Baker, T.D. Jickells and J. Hoogewerff. 2007. Global dust telecommections: aerosol iron solubility and stable isotope composition. Environmental Chemistry 4: 233-237

Yool, A., A.P. Martin, C. Fernández and D.R. Clark. 2007. The significance of nitrification for oceanic new production. Nature 447: 999-1002

Zubkov, M.V., P.H. Burkill and J.N. Topping. 2007. Flow cytometric enumeration of DNA-stained oceanic planktonic protists. Journal of Plankton Research 29(1): 79-86

Zubkov, M.V., I. Mary, E.M.S. Woodward, P.E. Warwick, B.M. Fuchs, D.J. Scanlan and P.H. Burkill. 2007. Microbial control of phosphate in the nutrient-depleted North Atlantic subtropical gyre. Environmental Microbiology 9(8): 2079-2089

Zwirglmaier, K., J.L. Heywood, E. Chamberlain, E.M.S. Woodward, M.V. Zubkov and D.J. Scanlan. 2007. Basin-scale distribution patterns of picocyanobacterial lineages in the Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Microbiology 9(5): 1278-1290



Baker, A.R. and T.D. Jickells. 2006. Mineral particle size as a control on aerosol iron solubility. Geophysical Research Letters 33(L17608): doi: 10.1029/2006GL026557

Baker, A.R., T.D. Jickells, K.F. Biswas, K. Weston and M. French. 2006. Nutrients in atmospheric aerosol particles along the Atlantic Meridional Transect. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1706-1719

Cermeño, P., E. Marañón, D.S. Harbour and R.P. Harris. 2006. Invariant scaling of phytoplankton abundance and cell size in contrasting marine environments. Ecology Letters 91210-1215

Clark, D.R., T.W. Fileman and I.R. Joint. 2006. Determination of ammonium regeneration rates in the oligotrophic ocean by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Marine Chemistry 98121-130

Johnson, Z.I., E.R. Zinser, A. Coe, N.P. McNulty, E.M.S. Woodward and S.W. Chisholm. 2006. Niche partitioning among Prochlorococcus ecotypes along ocean-scale environmental gradients. Science 311: 1737-1740

López-Urrutia, A., E. San Martin, R.P. Harris and X. Irigoien. 2006. Scaling the metabolic balance of the oceans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103(23): 8739-8744

Mary, I., J.L. Heywood, B.M. Fuchs, R. Amann, G.A. Tarran, P.H. Burkill and M.V. Zubkov. 2006. SAR11 dominance among metabolically active low nucleic acid bacterioplankton in surface waters along an Atlantic meridional transect. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 45(2): 107-113

Pérez, V., E. Fernández, E. Marañón, X.A.G. Morán and M.V. Zubkov. 2006. Vertical distribution of phytoplankton biomass, production and growth in the Atlantic subtropical gyres. Deep-Sea Research I 53(10): 1616-1634

Poulton, A.J., R. Sanders, P.M. Holligan, M.C. Stinchcombe, T. Adey, L. Brown and K. Chamberlain. 2006. Plankton mineralization in the tropical and subtropical Atlantic Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 20(Art: GB4002): doi: 10.1029/2006GB002712

Raitsos, D.E., S.J. Lavender, Y. Pradhan, T. Tyrrell, P.C. Reid and M. Edwards. 2006. Coccolithophore bloom size variation in response to the regional environment of the subarctic north Atlantic. Limnology and Oceanography 51(5): 2122-2130

Roussenov, V., R.G. Williams, C. Mahaffey and G.A. Wolff. 2006. Does the transport of dissolved organic nutrients affect export production in the Atlantic Ocean? Global Biogeochemical Cycles 20(3): Art: GB3002

San Martin, E., X. Irigoien, R.P. Harris, A. López-Urrutia, M.V. Zubkov and J.L. Heywood. 2006. Variation in the transfer of energy in marine plankton along a productivity gradient in the Atlantic Ocean. Limnology and Oceanography 51(5): 2084-2091

Uitz, J., H. Claustre, A. Morel and S.B. Hooker. 2006. Vertical distribution of phytoplankton communities in open ocean: an assessment based on surface chlorophyll. Journal of Geophysical Research 111(C8): Art:C08005

Varela, M.M., A. Bode, X.A.G. Morán and J. Valencia. 2006. Dissolved organic nitrogen (DON) release and bacterial activity in the upper layers of the Atlantic Ocean. Microbial Ecology 51(4): 487-500

Wilson, C. and R.G. Williams. 2006. When are eddy tracer fluxes directed downgradient? Journal of Physical Oceanography 36(2): 189-201

Zinser, E.R., A. Coe, Z.I. Johnson, A.C. Martiny, N.J. Fuller, D.J. Scanlan and S.W. Chisholm. 2006. Prochlorococcus ecotype abundances in the North Atlantic Ocean revealed by an improved quantitative PCR method. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 72: 723-732

Zubkov, M.V. and P.H. Burkill. 2006. Syringe pumped high speed flow cytometry of oceanic phytoplankton. Cytometry 69A: 1010-1019


DSRII special issue

Robinson, C., A.J. Poulton, P.M. Holligan, A.R. Baker, G. Forster, N. Gist, T.D. Jickells, G. Malin, R. Upstill-Goddard, R.G. Williams, E.M.S. Woodward and M.V. Zubkov. 2006. The Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) programme: a contextual view 1995-2005. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1485-1515

Tarran, G.A., J.L. Heywood and M.V. Zubkov. 2006. Latitudinal changes in the standing stocks of nano- and picoeukaryotic phytoplankton in the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1516-1529

Heywood, J.L., M.V. Zubkov, G.A. Tarran, B.M. Fuchs and P.M. Holligan. 2006. Prokaryoplankton standing stocks in oligotrophic gyre and equatorial provinces of the Atlantic Ocean: evaluation of inter-annual variability. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1530-1547

Pradhan, Y., S.J. Lavender, N.J. Hardman-Mountford and J. Aiken. 2006. Seasonal and inter-annual variability of chlorophyll-a concentration in the Mauritanian upwelling; observation of an anomalous event during 1998-99. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1548-1559

San Martin, E., R.P. Harris and X. Irigoien. 2006. Latitudinal variation in plankton size spectra along the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1560-1572

Suggett, D., C.M. Moore, E. Marañón, C. Omachi, R.A. Varela, J. Aiken and P.M. Holligan. 2006. Photosynthetic electron turnover in the tropical and subtropical Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1573-1592

Poulton, A.J., P.M. Holligan, A. Hickman, Y.-N. Kim, T.R. Adey, M.C. Stinchcombe, C. Holeton, S. Root and E.M.S. Woodward. 2006. Phytoplankton carbon fixation, chlorophyll-biomass and diagnostic pigments in the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1593-1610

Serret, P., E. Férnandez, C. Robinson, E.M.S. Woodward and V. Pérez. 2006. Local production does not control the balance between plankton photosynthesis and respiration in the open Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1611-1628

Thomalla, S., R. Turnewitsch, M. Lucas and A. Poulton. 2006. Particulate organic carbon export from the North and South Atlantic gyres: the 234U/238U disequilibrium approach. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1629-1648

Rees, A.P., E.M.S. Woodward and I.R. Joint. 2006. Concentrations and uptake of nitrate and ammonium in the Atlantic Ocean between 60°N and 53°S. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1649-1665

Kitidis, V., A. Stubbins, G. Uher, R. Upstill-Goddard, C. Law and E.M.S. Woodward. 2006. Variability of chromophoric organic matter in surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1666-1684

Stubbins, A., G. Uher, V. Kitidis, C. Law, R. Upstill-Goddard and E.M.S. Woodward. 2006. The open ocean source of atmospheric carbon monoxide. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1685-1694

Stubbins, A., G. Uher, C. Law, K. Mopper, C. Robinson and R. Upstill-Goddard. 2006. Open ocean carbon monoxide photoproduction. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1695-1705

Bell, T., G. Malin, C.M. McKee and P.S. Liss. 2006. A comparison of dimethylsulphide (DMS) data from the Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) programme with proposed algorithms for global surface DMS concentrations. Deep-Sea Research II 53(14-16): 1720-1735


Baker, A.R. 2005. Marine aerosol iodine chemistry: The importance of soluble organic iodine. Environmental Chemistry 2: 295-298

Irigoien, X., K.J. Flynn and R.P. Harris. 2005. Phytoplankton blooms: a 'loophole' in microzooplankton grazing impact? Journal of Plankton Research 27(4): 313-321

Marañón, E. 2005. Phytoplankton growth rates in the Atlantic sub-tropical gyres. Limnology and Oceanography 50(1): 299-310

Pérez, V., E. Fernández, E. Marañón, P. Serret and C. García-Soto. 2005. Seasonal and interannual variability of chlorophyll a and primary production in the equatorial Atlantic: in situ and remote sensing observations. Journal of Plankton Research 27(2): 189-197

Pérez, V., E. Fernández, E. Marañón, P. Serret, R. Varela, A. Bode, M. Varela, M.M. Varela, X. Morán, E.M.S. Woodward, V. Kitidis and C. García-Soto. 2005. Latitudinal distribution of microbial plankton abundance, production, and respiration in the equatorial Atlantic in Autumn 2000. Deep-Sea Research I 52(5): 861-880

Raitsos, D.E., P.C. Reid, S.J. Lavender, M. Edwards and A.J. Richardson. 2005. Extending the SeaWiFS chlorophyll dataset back 50 years in the north-east Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters 32: doi:10.1029/2005GL022484

Robinson, C. and P.J.l.B. Williams. 2005. Respiration and its measurement in surface marine waters. In: P. del Giorgio and Williams P.J.l.B. (eds) Respiration in aquatic ecosystems. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp 147-180

Teira, E., B. Mouriño, E. Marañón, V. Pérez, M.J. Pazó, P. Serret, D. de Armas, J. Escánez, E.M.S. Woodward and E. Fernández. 2005. Variability of chlorophyll and primary production in the Eastern North Atlantic Subtropical Gyre: potential factors affecting phytoplankton activity. Deep-Sea Research I 52: 569-588

Varela, M.M., A. Bode, E. Fernández, N. Gónzalez, V. Kitidis, M. Varela and E.M.S. Woodward. 2005. Nitrogen uptake and dissolved organic nitrogen release in planktonic communities characterised by phytoplankton size-structure in the Central Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 52: 1637-1661

Zubkov, M.V. and G.A. Tarran. 2005. Prochlorococcus amino acid uptake in surface waters across the South Atlantic subtropical front. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 40(3): 241-249


Barlow, R.G., J. Aiken, G.F. Moore, P.M. Holligan and S. Lavender. 2004. Pigment adaptations in surface phytoplankton along the eastern boundary of the Atlantic Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 28: 113-26

Follows, M.J. and R.G. Williams. 2004. Mechanisms controlling the air-sea flux of CO2 in the North Atlantic. In: M.J. Follows and Oguz T. (eds) The ocean carbon cycle and climate. Proceedings of the NATO ASI Conference on Ocean Carbon Cycle and Climate, Ankara, Turkey, from 5 to 16 August 2002, vol NATO Science Series: IV: Earth and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 40. Springer

Irigoien, X., J. Huisman and R.P. Harris. 2004. Global biodiversity patterns of marine phytoplankton and zooplankton. Nature 429: 863 - 867

Irigoien, X., J. Huisman and R.P. Harris. 2004. Different measures of biodiversity (reply). Nature 433: p.E9

Isla, J.A., M. Llope and R. Anadón. 2004. Size-fractionated mesozooplankton metabolism and grazing along a 50ºN to 30ºS transect of the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 26(11): 1301-1313

Mahaffey, C., R.G. Williams, G.A. Wolff and W.T. Anderson. 2004. The physical supply of nutrients to phytoplankton in the Atlantic. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 18(1): Art: 1034 1010.1029/2003BG002129

McClain, C.R., G.C. Feldman and S.B. Hooker. 2004. An overview of the SeaWiFS project and strategies for producing a climate research quality global ocean bio-optical time series. Deep-Sea Research II 51: 5-42

Rees, A.P. 2004. AMT15 - Discovery Cruise 284. Challenger Wave August-October: 17-18

Varela, M. and A. Bode. 2004. Release of dissolved organic nitrogen (DON) by microbial populations in the NW Iberian Peninsula shelf and adjacent open-ocean Atlantic waters. ICES Council Meeting Papers CM2004/Q:05 1-19

Zubkov, M.V., G.A. Tarran and B.M. Fuchs. 2004. Depth related amino acid uptake by Prochlorococcus cyanobacteria in the Southern Atlantic Tropical Gyre. FEMS Microbial Ecology 50: 153-161


Baker, A.R., S.D. Kelly, K.F. Biswas, M. Witt and T.D. Jickells. 2003. Atmospheric deposition of nutrients to the Atlantic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters 30(2296): doi: 10.1029/2003GL018518

Fernández, E., E. Marañón, X.A.G. Morán and P. Serret. 2003. Potential causes for the unequal contribution of picophytoplankton to total biomass and productivity in oligotrophic waters. Marine Ecology Progress Series 254: 101-109

Jickells, T.D. 2003. AMT12 at sea. Challenger Wave June-July: 5-6

Jickells, T.D., S.D. Kelly, A.R. Baker, K. Biswas, P.D. Dennis, L.J. Spokes, M. Witt and S.G. Yeatman. 2003. Isotopic evidence for a marine ammonia source. Geophysical Research Letters 30(7): 1374, doi: 1310.1029/2002GL016728

Kamykowski, D. and S.-J. Zentara. 2003. Can phytoplankton community structure be inferred from satellite-derived sea surface temperature anomalies calculated relative to nitrate depletion temperatures? Remote Sensing of the Environment 86: 444-457

Mahaffey, C., R.G. Williams, G.A. Wolff, N. Mahowald, W. Anderson and E.M.S. Woodward. 2003. Biogeochemical signatures of nitrogen fixation in the eastern North Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters 30(6): 10.1029/2002GL016542

Marañón, E., M.J. Behrenfeld, N. González, B. Mouriño and M.V. Zubkov. 2003. High variability of primary production in oligotrophic waters of the Atlantic Ocean: uncoupling from phytoplankton biomass and size structure. Marine Ecology Progress Series 257: 1-11

Piontkovski, S.A., M.R. Landry, Z.Z. Finenko, A.V. Kovalev, R. Williams, C.P. Gallienne, A.V. Mishonov, V.A. Skryabin, Y.N. Tokarev and V.N. Nikolsy. 2003. Plankton communities of the South Atlantic anticyclonic gyre. Oceanologica Acta 26(3): 255-268

Quevedo, M., L. Viesca, R. Anadón and E. Fernández. 2003. The protistan microzooplankton community in the oligotrophic north-eastern Atlantic: large- and mesoscale patterns. Journal of Plankton Research 25(5): 551-563

Robinson, C. 2003. AMT13 at sea - Neptune's court. Challenger Wave July-October: 5-6

Sarthou, G., A.R. Baker, S. Blain, E.P. Achterberg, M. Boye, A.R. Bowie, P. Croot, P. Laan, H.J.W. de Baar, T.D. Jickells and P.J. Worsfold. 2003. Atmospheric iron deposition and sea-surface dissolved iron concentrations in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 50: 1339-1352

Signorini, S.R., S.B. Hooker and C.R. McClain. 2003. Bio-optical and geochemical properties of the South Atlantic subtropical gyre. NASA Technical Memorandum 212253: 48pp.

Tyrrell, T., E. Marañón, A. Poulton, A.R. Bowie, D.S. Harbour and E.M.S. Woodward. 2003. Large-scale latitudinal distribution of Trichodesmium spp. in the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 25: 405-416

Williams, R.G. and M.J. Follows. 2003. Physical transport of nutrients and the maintenance of biological production. In: M. Fasham (ed) The role of the ocean carbon cycle in global change. Springer, pp19-51


Barlow, R.G., J. Aiken, P.M. Holligan, D.G. Cummings, S. Maritorena and S.B. Hooker. 2002. Phytoplankton pigment and absorption characteristics along meridional transects in the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 49(4): 637-660

Bowie, A.R., D.J. Whitworth, E.P. Achterberg, R.F.C. Mantoura and P.J. Worsfold. 2002. Biogeochemistry of Fe and other trace elements (Al, Co, Ni) in the upper Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 49(4): 605-636

Chuck, A.L., S.M. Turner and P.S. Liss. 2002. Direct evidence for a marine source of C1 and C2 alkyl nitrates. Science 297(5584): 1151-1154

de Vargas, C., M. Bonzon, N.W. Rees, J. Pawlowski and L. Zaninetti. 2002. A molecular approach to biodiversity and biogeography in the planktonic foraminifera Globigerinella siphonifera (d'Orbigny). Marine Micropalaeontology 45(2): 101-116

Donlon, C.J., P.J. Minnett, C. Gentemann, T.J. Nightingale, I.J. Barton, B. Ward and M.J. Murray. 2002. Toward improved validation of satellite sea surface skin temperature measurements for climate research. Journal of Climate 15(4): 353-369

González, N., R. Anadón and E. Marañón. 2002. Large-scale variability of planktonic net community metabolism in the Atlantic Ocean: importance of temporal changes in oligotrophic subtropical waters. Marine Ecology Progress Series 233: 21-30

Mino, Y., T. Saino, K. Suzuki and E. Marañón. 2002. Isotopic composition of suspended particulate nitrogen in surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean from 50°N to 50°S. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 16: Article 1059

Robinson, C., P. Serret, G. Tilstone, E. Teira, M.V. Zubkov, A.P. Rees and E.M.S. Woodward. 2002. Plankton respiration in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 49(5): 787-813

Serret, P., E. Fernández and C. Robinson. 2002. Biogeographic differences in the net ecosystem metabolism of the open ocean. Ecology 83(11): 3225-3234



Aiken, J. 2001. Fluorometry for biological sensing. In: J.H. Steele, Thorpe S.A. and Turekian K.K. (eds) Encyclopaedia of Ocean Sciences. Academic Press, London

Barlow, R.G., J. Aiken, H.E. Sessions, S. Lavender and J. Mantel. 2001. Phytoplankton pigment, absorption and ocean colour characteristics in the southern Benguela ecosystem. South African Journal of Science 97(May/June): 230-238

Burkill, P.H. and C.P. Gallienne. 2001. Optical characterisation of marine zooplankton. In: J.H. Steele, Thorpe S.A. and Turekian K.K. (eds) Encyclopaedia of ocean science. Academic Press, London

de Vargas, C., S. Renaud, H. Hilbrecht and J. Pawlowski. 2001. Pleistocene adaptive radiation in Globorotalia truncatulinoides: genetic, morphological and environmental evidence. Palaeobiology 27(1): 104-125

Doval, M.D., X.A. Alvarez-Salgado and F.F. Perez. 2001. Organic matter distributions in the Eastern North Atlantic - Azores Front region. Journal of Marine Systems 30(1-2): 33-49

Eifler, W. and C. Donlon. 2001. Modelling the thermal surface signature of breaking waves. Journal of Geophysical Research 106(C11): 27163-27185

Gallienne, C.P. and D.B. Robins. 2001. Is Oithona the most important Copepod in the world's oceans? Journal of Plankton Research 23(12): 1421-1432

Gallienne, C.P., D.B. Robins and R.S. Woodd-Walker. 2001. Abundance, distribution and size structure of zooplankton along a 20° west meridional transect of the northeast Atlantic Ocean in July. Deep-Sea Research II 48: 925-949

Huskin, I., R. Anadon, R.S. Woodd-Walker and R.P. Harris. 2001. Basin-scale latitudinal patterns of copepod grazing in the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 23(12): 1361-1371

Kettle, A.J., T.S. Rhee, M. von Hobe, A. Poulton, J. Aiken and M.O. Andreae. 2001. Assessing the flux of different volatile sulfur gases from the ocean to the atmosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research 106(D11): 12193-12209

Marañón, E., P.M. Holligan, R. Barciela, N. González, B. Mouriño, M.J. Pazó and M. Varela. 2001. Patterns of phytoplankton size-structure and productivity in contrasting open ocean environments. Marine Ecology Progress Series 216: 43-56

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Teira, E., M.J. Pazó, P. Serret and E. Fernández. 2001. Dissolved organic carbon production by microbial populations in the Atlantic Ocean. Limnology and Oceanography 46(6): 1370-1377

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Woodd-Walker, R.S., K.S. Kingston and C.P. Gallienne. 2001. Using neural networks to predict surface zooplankton biomass along a 50°N to 50°S transect of the Atlantic. Journal of Plankton Research 23(8): 875-888


Donlon, C.J. and T.J. Nightingale. 2000. Effect of atmospheric radiance errors in radiometric sea surface skin temperature measurements. Applied Optics 39(15): 2387-2392

Hooker, S.B. and S. Maritorena. 2000. An evaluation of oceanographic radiometers and deployment methodologies. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 17(6): 811-830

Marañón, E., P.M. Holligan, M. Varela, B. Mouriño and A.J. Bale. 2000. Basin-scale variability of phytoplankton biomass, production and growth in the Atlantic Ocean. Deep-Sea Research I 47(5): 825-857

Norris, R. and C. de Vargas. 2000. Evolution all at sea. Nature 405(6782): 23-24

Wilson, W.H., N.J. Fuller, I.R. Joint and N.H. Mann. 2000. Analysis of cyanophage diversity in the marine environment using denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis. In: C.R. Bell (Ed) Microbial biosystems: new frontiers. Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Microbiology (ISME-8), 14 August 1998. Atlantic Canada Society for Microbial Ecology, Halifax, Canada

Woodd-Walker, R.S., C.P. Gallienne and D.B. Robins. 2000. A test model for optical plankton counter (OPC) coincidence and a comparison of OPC derived and conventional measures of plankton abundance. Journal of Plankton Research 22(3): 473-484

Zubkov, M.V., M.A. Sleigh and P.H. Burkill. 2000. Assaying picoplankton distribution by flow cytometry of underway samples collected along a meridional transect across the Atlantic Ocean. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 21(1): 13-20

Zubkov, M.V., M.A. Sleigh, P.H. Burkill and R.J.G. Leakey. 2000. Bacterial growth and grazing loss in contrasting areas of the North and South Atlantic. Journal of Plankton Research 22(4): 685-711


Progress in Oceanography special issue

Aiken, J. and A.J. Bale. 2000. An introduction to the Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) Programme. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 251-256

Aiken, J., N. Rees, S.B. Hooker, P. Holligan, A.J. Bale, D.B. Robins, G. Moore, R.P. Harris and D.A. Pilgrim. 2000. The Atlantic Meridional Transect: overview and synthesis of data. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 257-312

Hooker, S.B., N. Rees and J. Aiken. 2000. An objective methodology for identifying oceanic provinces. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 313-338

Gibb, S.W., R.G. Barlow, D.G. Cummings, N.W. Rees, C.C. Trees, P. Holligan and D. Sugget. 2000. Surface phytoplankton pigment distributions in the Atlantic Ocean: an assessment of basin scale variability between 50°N to 50°S. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 339-368

Zubkov, M.V., M.A. Sleigh, P.H. Burkill and R.J.G. Leakey. 2000. Picoplankton community structure on the Atlantic Meridional Transect: a comparison between seasons. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 369-386

Truesdale, V., A.J. Bale and E.M.S. Woodward. 2000. The meridional distribution of dissolved iodine in near-surface waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 387-400

Lefevre, N. and G.F. Moore. 2000. Distribution of the CO2 partial pressure along an Atlantic Meridional Transect. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 401-413

Willson, H.R. and N.W. Rees. 2000. Classification of mesoscale features in the Brazil-Falkland Current confluence zone. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 415-426

Hooker, S.B. and C.R. McClain. 2000. The calibration and validation of SeaWiFS data. Progress in Oceanography 45(3-4): 427-465


Behrenfeld, M.J. and Z. Kolber. 1999. Widespread iron limitation of phytoplankton in the south Pacific Ocean. Science 283(5403): 840-843

de Vargas, C., R. Norris, L. Zaninetti, S. Gibb and J. Pawlowski. 1999. Molecular evidence of cryptic speciation in planktonic foraminifers and their relation to oceanic provinces. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 96(6): 2864-2868

Donlon, C., T. Nightingale, L. Fiedler, G. Fisger, D. Baldwin and I.S. Robinson. 1999. The calibration and intercalibration of sea going infrared radiometer systems using a low-cost blackbody cavity. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 16(9): 1183-1197

Donlon, C., T. Nightingale, T. Sheasby, J. Turner, I.S. Robinson and W. Emery. 1999. Implications of the oceanic thermal skin temperature deviation at high wind speed. Geophysical Research Letters 26(16): 2505-2508

Marañón, E. and P. Holligan. 1999. Photosynthetic parameters of phytoplankton from 50°N to 50°S in the Atlantic Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 176: 191-203


Bowie, A.R., E.P. Achterberg, R.F.C. Mantoura and P.J. Worsfold. 1998. Determination of sub-nanomolar levels of iron in seawater using flow injection with chemiluminescence detection. Analytical Chimica Acta 361(3): 189-200

Donlon, C., I. Barton, E.F. Bradley, S. Keogh, I. Ridley, T. Sheasby and T. Nightingale. 1998. Solid state radiometer measurements of sea surface skin temperature. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 15(3): 775-787

Donlon, C., G. Moore, C. Lawes, T. Nightingale and W. Emery. 1998. The computation of the net air-sea flux of CO2 in the Atlantic Ocean using in-situ sea surface skin temperature measurements. Eos 79(1)

Gallienne, C.P. and D.B. Robins. 1998. Trans-oceanic characterization of zooplankton community size structure using an optical plantkon counter. Fisheries Oceanography 7(2): 147-158

Hooker, S.B. and J. Aiken. 1998. Calibration evaluation and radiometric testing of field radiometers with the SeaWiFS Quality Monitor (SQM). Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 15(4): 995-1007

Johnson, B.C., P.S. Shaw, S.B. Hooker and D. Lynch. 1998. Radiometric and engineering performance of the SeaWiFS Quality Monitor (SQM): A portable light source for field radiometers. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 15(4): 1008-1022

McClain, C.R., M.L. Cleave, G.C. Feldman, W.W. Gregg, S.B. Hooker and N. Kuring. 1998. Science quality SeaWiFS data for global biosphere research. Sea Technology 39(9): 10-16

O'Reilly, J.E., S. Maritorena, B.G. Mitchell, D.A. Seigel, K.L. Carder, S.A. Garver, M. Kahru and C. McClain. 1998. Ocean color chlorophyll algorithms for SeaWiFS. Journal of Geophysical Research 103(C11): 24937-24953

Sleigh, M.A. and M.V. Zubkov. 1998. Methods of estimating bacterivory by protozoa. European Journal of Protistology 34(3): 273-280

Zubkov, M.V. and M.A. Sleigh. 1998. Heterotrophic nanoplankton biomass measured by a glucosaminidase assay. FEMS Microbial Ecology 25(2): 97-106

Zubkov, M.V., M.A. Sleigh and P.H. Burkill. 1998. Measurement of bacterivory by protists in open ocean waters. FEMS Microbial Ecology 27(1): 85-102

Zubkov, M.V., M.A. Sleigh, G.A. Tarran, P.H. Burkill and R.J.G. Leakey. 1998. Picoplanktonic community structure on an Atlantic transect from 50°N to 50°S. Deep-Sea Research I 45(8): 1339-1355


Aiken, J. and S.B. Hooker. 1997. The Atlantic Meridional Transect: spatially extensive calibration and validation of optical properties and remotely sensed measurements of ocean colour. Backscatter 8: 8-11

Lefevre, N., G. Moore, J. Aiken, A.J. Watson, D.J. Cooper and R. Ling. 1997. Variability of pCO2 in the tropical Atlantic in 1995. Journal of Geophysical Research 103(C3): 5623-5634


Gallienne, C.P., D.B. Robins and D.A. Pilgrim. 1996. Measuring abundance and size distribution of zooplankton using the optical plankton counter in underway mode. Underwater Technology 21(4): 15-21

Robins, D.B. and J. Aiken. 1996. The Atlantic Meridional Transect: an oceanographic research programme to investigate physical, chemical, biological and optical variables of the Atlantic Ocean. Underwater Technology 21(4): 8-14