Published papers from ACE

Project: Measuring phytoplankton abundance and composition (PI: David Antoine):

Moutier, W., Thomalla, S. J., Bernard, S., Wind, G., Ryan-keogh, T. J. and Smith, M. E. (2019). Evaluation of Chlorophyll-a and POC MODIS Aqua Products in the Southern OceanRemote Sensing, 11(1793), pp. 1–18.

Project: Studying Biodiversity in the Antarctic (PI: Steven L Chown):

Baird, H. P., Janion‐Scheepers, C., Stevens, M. I., Leihy, R. I., Chown, S. L., (2019). The ecological biogeography of indigenous and introduced Antarctic springtailsJournal of Biogeography, 00:1-15.

Leihy, R. I., Duffy, G. A., & Chown, S. L. (2018). Species richness and turnover among indigenous and introduced plants and insects of the Southern Ocean Islands. Ecosphere, 9(7).

Leihy, R. I., Duffy, G. A., Nortje, E., & Chown, S. L. (2018). High resolution temperature data for ecological research and management on the Southern Ocean IslandsScientific Data, 5, 180177.

Project: Evaluating carbon storage capacity in seabed organism (PI: David K Barnes):

Barnes, D. K. A., Fleming, A., Sands, C. J., Quartino, M. L., & Deregibus, D. (2018). Icebergs , sea ice , blue carbon and Antarctic climate feedbacks Subject Areas : Author for correspondencePhilosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences376 (2122).

Project: Uncovering the mystery of the ocean’s “False bottom” (PI: Andrew Brierley):

Le Guen, C., Suaria, G., Sherley, R., Ryan, P.G., Aliani, S., Boehme L., Brierley, A.S. (2019). Microplastic study reveals the presence of natural and synthetic fibres in the diet of King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) foraging from South GeorgiaEnvironment International, 134:105303.

Project: Reading Antarctic’s past in ice cores (PI: Elizabeth Thomas):

King, A. C. F., Thomas, E. R., Pedro, J. B., Markle, B., Potocki, M., Jackson, S. L., et al (2019). Organic compounds in a sub‐Antarctic ice core: A potential suite of sea ice markersGeophysical Research Letters, 46.

Project: Antarctica to reveal pre-industrial atmosphere (PI: Julia Schmale):

Schmale, J., A. Baccarini, I. Thurnherr, S. Henning, A. Efraim, L. Regayre, C. Bolas, M. Hartmann, A. Welti, K. Lehtipalo, F. Aemisegger, C. Tatzelt, S. Landwehr, R.L. Modini, F. Tummon, J. Johnson, N. Harris, M. Schnaiter, A. Toffoli, M. Derkani, N. Bukowiecki, F. Stratmann, J. Dommen, U. Baltensperger, H. Wernli, D. Rosenfeld, M. Gysel-Beer, and K. Carslaw, 0: Overview of the Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition: Study of Preindustrial-like Aerosols and Their Climate Effects (ACE-SPACE)Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, Early Online Release (2 July 2019).

Landwehr, S., J. Schmale, and D. W. H. Walton (2019), Connecting the Southern Ocean with cloudsEos, 100.

Project: Testing the diversity of marine refugia on sub-Antarctic islands (PI: Nerida Wilson):

Layton, K. K. S., Rouse, G. W. and Wilson, N. G. (2019) A newly discovered radiation of endoparasitic gastropods and their coevolution with asteroid hosts in AntarcticaBMC Evolutionary Biology, 19(180), pp. 1–15.

Strugnell, J. M., Pedro, J. B., & Wilson, N. G. (2018). Dating Antarctic ice sheet collapse: Proposing a molecular genetic approachQuaternary Science Reviews179, 153–157.

Thomas, S. A. L., Sanchez, A., Kee, Y., Wilson, N. G., Baker, B. J. and Palmer, B. (2019) ‘Bathyptilones: Terpenoids from an Antarctic Sea Pen, Anthoptilum grandiflorum (Verrill, 1879)’, Marine drugs, 17(513), pp. 1–13.

Project: Measuring phytoplankton abundance and composition (PI: Sarah E. Fawcett):

Ryan, P.G., Suaria, G., Perold, V., Pierucci, A., Bornman, T.G., Aliani, S. (2019). Sampling microfibres at the sea surface: The effects of mesh size, filtered volume and water depthEnvironmental Pollution, 113413.

Project: Investigating air-sea interactions (PI: Heini Wernli):

Thurnherr, I., Kozachek, A., Graf, P., Weng, Y., Bolshiyanov, D., Landwehr, S., Pfahl, S., Schmale, J., Sodemann, H., Steen-Larsen, H. C., Toffoli, A., Wernli, H., and Aemisegger, F.: Meridional and vertical variations of the water vapour isotopic composition in the marine boundary layer over the Atlantic and Southern Ocean, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., in review, 2019.

Project: Understanding the plankton’s strategy to survive (PI: Michael Ellwood):

Hasenfratz, A. P., Jaccard, S. L., Martínez-García, A., Sigman, D. M., Hodell, D. A., Vance, D., Bernasconi, S. M., Kleiven, H. F., Haumann, A. F., Haug, G. H. (2019). The residence time of Southern Ocean surface waters and the 100,000-year ice age cycleScience, 363, 1080–1084.

Janssen, D. J., Hassler, C., Ellwood, M. J. and Jaccard, S. L. (2019). Chromium biogeochemistry and stable isotope distribution in the Southern OceanGeochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. Vol. 262, pp. 188–206. doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2019.07.033.

Menviel, L. (2019). The southern amplifier. Science, 363(6431), 1040–1041.

Sieber, M., Conway, T. M., Souza, G. F. De, Hassler, C. S., Ellwood, M. J. and Vance, D. (2019). High-resolution Cd isotope systematics in multiple zones of the Southern Ocean from the Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. Elsevier B.V., 527, p. 115799.

Sieber, M., Conway, T. M., Souza, G. F. De, Hassler, C. S., Ellwood, M. J. and Vance, D. (2020). Cycling of zinc and its isotopes across multiple zones of the Southern Ocean : Insights from the Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. Elsevier Ltd, 268, pp. 310–324.

Project: Observing interactions between winds, waves, currents and ice (PI: Alessandro Toffoli):

Alberello, A., Onorato, M., Bennetts, L., Vichi, M., Eayrs, C., MacHutchon, K., and Toffoli, A.: Brief communication: Pancake ice floe size distribution during the winter expansion of the Antarctic marginal ice zone, The Cryosphere, 13, 41-48, 2019.

Dolatshah, Azam & Nelli, Filippo & Bennetts, Luke & Meylan, Michael & Alberello, Alberto & Monty, Jason & Toffoli, Alessandro. (2018). Hydroelastic interactions between water waves and floating freshwater icePhysics of Fluids 30, 091702.

Vichi, M., Eayrs, C., Alberello, A., Bekker, A., Bennetts, L., Holland, D., de Jong, E., Joubert, W., MacHutchon, K., Messori, G., Mojica, JF., Onorato, M., Saunders, C., Skatulla, S., & Toffoli, A. (2019). Effects of an Explosive Polar Cyclone Crossing the Antarctic Marginal Ice ZoneGeophysical Research Letters46 (11):5948-5958.

Project: The impact of microplastic pollution on the food web (PI: Peter Ryan):

Fraser, C.I., Morrison, A.K., van Sebille, E., Macaya, E.C., Hogg, A.M., Ryan, P.G., Padovan, A., Jack, C., Valdivia, N., Waters, J.M. 2018. Antarctica’s ecological isolation will be broken by storm-driven dispersal and warmingNature Climate Change 8: 704-708.

Le Guen, C., Suaria, G., Sherley, R., Ryan, P.G., Aliani, S., Boehme L., Brierley, A.S. (2019). Microplastic study reveals the presence of natural and synthetic fibres in the diet of King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) foraging from South GeorgiaEnvironment International, 134:105303.

Ryan, P.G., Suaria, G., Perold, V., Pierucci, A., Bornman, T.G., Aliani, S. (2019). Sampling microfibres at the sea surface: The effects of mesh size, filtered volume and water depthEnvironmental Pollution, 113413.

Waller, C.L., Griffiths, H.J., Waluda, C.M., Thorpe S.E., Loaiza, I., Moreno, B., Pacherres, C.O., Ryan P.G., Suaria, G., Isobe, A., Hughes, K.A. (2018). Microplastics in the Southern OceanAntarctic Environments Portal.

Weideman, E. A., Perold, V. and Ryan, P. G. (2019) Little evidence that dams in the Orange – Vaal River system trap floating microplastics or micro fibres. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 149(110664).

Project: Monitoring of threatened albatrosses and penguins (PI: Henri Weimerskirch):

Weimerskirch, H., Le Bouard, F., Ryan, P.G. and Bost, C.-A. (2018). Massive decline of one of the world’s largest penguin colonies: the king penguin colony at Ile aux Cochons, CrozetAntarctic Science.

Weimerskirch H., Delord K., Barbraud C., Le Bouard F., Ryan P.G., Fretwell P. & Marteau C. (2018). Status and trends of albatrosses in the French Southern Territories, western Indian OceanPolar Biology.

Ryan, P. G., Le Bouard, F., & Lee, J. (2017). Westward range extension of Short-tailed Shearwaters Ardenna tenuirostris in the Southern OceanPolar Biology, 40 (11), 2323-2327.

*latest update on 6 January 2020