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Research project

In Situ Incubation And Filtration System For The Pelagic Ocean (InSIncFS)


Lead researcher

Doctor Phyllis Lam

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Dr. Lam's research interest lies in the functional roles of microorganisms in biogeochemical cycling, particularly the nitrogen and carbon cycles, in diverse marine and aquatic systems. In collaboration with researchers inside and outside the university, her work integrates state-of-the-art molecular ecological techniques, stable isotopic analyses, process rate measurements, hypothesis-driven experimentation and modelling, to disentangle complex microbial interactions and their impacts on biogeochemical environments especially in the context of global change.
  • Current research topics include:

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Other researchers

Professor Tom Bibby

Professor of Biological Oceanography

Research interests

  • (1) The role of photosynthetic microbes in global biogeochemical cycles(2) The use of photosynthetic microbes for sustainable products

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Professor Maeve Lohan

Professor of Marine Chemistry

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Doctor Amber Annett


Research interests

  • Oceanography
  • Marine biogeochemistry

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Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

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