BSc, MSc, PhD
- Primary position:
- Professor in Earth System Science
Tyrrell, Toby (2013) On Gaia: A Critical Investigation of the Relationship between Life and Earth, Princeton, US, Princeton University Press, 312pp..
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Specialism: Ocean acidification
How organisms interact with their environments. Ecology of phytoplankton, coccolithophores in particular. Ocean acidification. Ocean biogeochemistry, including during extreme events in Earth’s ancient past such as the E/O and K/T boundaries. Ocean carbon cycle and its effect on future atmospheric CO2 levels. Marine cycles of N, P, C, Si. The control of biogenic element concentrations in the sea as a function of ecological competition between different functional groups of phytoplankton.
Zongpei Jiang, Dave Mackay, Claudia Fry, Tingting Shi, Christopher Daniels, Matthew Humphreys.
Primary research group: Marine Biogeochemistry
Leader of NOCS Beacon Theme on Ocean Acidification
Coordinator of the sea-surface consortium, a major component (>£3m, 10 partner institutions) of the United Kingdom Ocean Acidification Research Programme.