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 Ocean. Remote Sensing, 11(1793), pp. 1–18.

Ryan-Keogh, T. J. and Robinson, C. M. (2021). Phytoplankton Photophysiology Utilities: A Python Toolbox for the Standardization of Processing Active Chlorophyll-a Fluorescence Data. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8, p. 525414.

Robinson, C. M., Huot, Y., Schuback, N., Ryan-Keogh, T. J., Thomalla, S. J. and Antoine, D. (2021). High latitude Southern Ocean phytoplankton have distinctive bio-optical properties. Optics Express, 29(14), p. 21084.

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

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

Baird, H.P., Moon, K.L., Janion‐Scheepers, C. and Chown, S.L. (2020). Springtail phylogeography highlights biosecurity risks of repeated invasions and intraregional transfers among remote islands. Evolutionary Applications, 13(5), pp. 960–973.

Baird, H.P., Shin, S., Oberprieler, R.G., Hullé, M., Vernon, P., Moon, K.L., Adams, R.H., McKenna, D.D. and Chown, S.L. (2021). Fifty million years of beetle evolution along the Antarctic Polar Front. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 118(24), p. e2017384118

Leihy, R. I. and Chown, S. L. (2020). Wind plays a major but not exclusive role in the prevalence of insect flight loss on remote islands. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 287(1940), p. 20202121.

Leihy, R. I., Duffy, G. A. and 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. and Chown, S. L. (2018). High resolution temperature data for ecological research and management on the Southern Ocean Islands. Scientific 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. and Deregibus, D. (2018). Icebergs, sea ice, blue carbon and Antarctic climate feedbacks. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 376(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. and 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 Georgia. Environment International, 134:105303.

Proud R., Le Guen C., Sherley R. B., Kato A., Ropert-Coudert Y., Ratcliffe N., Jarman S., Wyness A., Arnould J. P. Y., Saunders R. A., Fernandes P. G., Boehme L. and Brierley A. S. (2021). Using predicted patterns of 3D prey distribution to map King Penguin foraging habitat. Frontiers in Marine Science. 8:745200.

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., Wolff, E. and Kalberer, M. (2019). Organic compounds in a sub‐Antarctic ice core: A potential suite of sea ice markers. Geophysical Research Letters, 46.

Moser, D.E., Jackson, S., Kjær, H.A., Markle, B., Ngoumtsa, E., Pedro, J.B., Segato, D., Spolaor, A., Tetzner, D., Vallelonga, P. and Thomas, E.R. (2021). An Age Scale for the First Shallow (Sub-)Antarctic Ice Core from Young Island, Northwest Ross Sea. Geosciences, 11(9), p. 368.

Thomas, E. R., Gacitúa, G., Pedro, J. B., Faith King, A. C., Markle, B., Potocki, M. and Moser, D. E. (2021). Physical properties of shallow ice cores from Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. The Cryosphere, 15(2), pp. 1173–1186. doi: 10.5194/tc-15-1173-2021.

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

Efraim, A., Rosenfeld, D., Schmale, J., and Zhu, Y. (2020). Satellite retrieval of cloud condensation nuclei concentrations in marine stratocumulus by using clouds as CCN chambers. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 125, e2020JD032409.

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

Moallemi, A., Landwehr, S., Robinson, C., Simó, R., Zamanillo, M., Chen, G., Baccarini, A., Schnaiter, M., Henning, S., Modini, R. L., Gysel‐Beer, M. and Schmale, J. (2021). Sources, Occurrence and Characteristics of Fluorescent Biological Aerosol Particles Measured Over the Pristine Southern Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 126(11).

Regayre, L. A., Schmale, J., Johnson, J. S., Tatzelt, C., Baccarini, A., Henning, S., Yoshioka, M., Stratmann, F., Gysel-Beer, M., Grosvenor, D. P., and Carslaw, K. S. (2020). The value of remote marine aerosol measurements for constraining radiative forcing uncertainty. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 20(16), 10063–10072.

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

Welti, A., Bigg, E. K., DeMott, P. J., Gong, X., Hartmann, M., Harvey, M., Henning, S., Herenz, P., Hill, T. C. J., Hornblow, B., Leck, C., Löffler, M., McCluskey, C. S., Rauker, A. M., Schmale, J., Tatzelt, C., van Pinxteren, M. and Stratmann, F. (2020). Ship-based measurements of ice nuclei concentrations over the Arctic, Atlantic, Pacific and Southern oceans. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 20(23), pp. 15191–15206.

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

González-Wevar, C. A., Segovia, N. I., Rosenfeld, S., Noll, D., Maturana, C. S., Hüne, M., Naretto, J., Gérard, K., Díaz, A., Spencer, H. G., Saucède, T., Féral, J.-P., Morley, S. A., Brickle, P., Wilson, N. G. and Poulin, E. (2021). Contrasting biogeographical patterns in Margarella (Gastropoda: Calliostomatidae: Margarellinae) across the Antarctic Polar Front. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 156, p. 107039.

Lau, S. C. Y., Wilson, N. G., Silva, C. N. S. and Strugnell, J. M. (2020). Detecting glacial refugia in the Southern Ocean. Ecography, 43, pp. 1–18.

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 Antarctica. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 19(180), pp. 1–15.

Strugnell, J. M., Pedro, J. B., and Wilson, N. G. (2018). Dating Antarctic ice sheet collapse: Proposing a molecular genetic approach. Quaternary Science Reviews, 179, pp. 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)

Puccinelli, E., Smart, S. M. and Fawcett, S. E. (2020). Temporal variability in the trophic composition of benthic invertebrates in the Indian Sub-Antarctic Ocean, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 163, p. 103340.

Smart, S. M., Fawcett, S. E., Ren, H., Schiebel, R., Tompkins, E. M., Martínez-García, A., Stirnimann, L., Roychoudhury, A., Haug, G. H. and Sigman, D. M. (2020). The Nitrogen Isotopic Composition of Tissue and Shell ‐ Bound Organic Matter of Planktic Foraminifera in Southern Ocean Surface Waters. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 21(e2019GC008440), pp. 1–29.

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. (2020). Meridional and vertical variations of the water vapour isotopic composition in the marine boundary layer over the Atlantic and Southern Ocean. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, pp. 5811–5835.

Thurnherr, I., Hartmuth, K., Jansing, L., Gehring, J., Boettcher, M., Gorodetskaya, I., Werner, M., Wernli, H. and Aemisegger, F. (2021). The role of air–sea fluxes for the water vapour isotope signals in the cold and warm sectors of extratropical cyclones over the Southern Ocean. Weather and Climate Dynamics, 2(2), pp. 331–357.

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. and Haug, G. H. (2019). The residence time of Southern Ocean surface waters and the 100,000-year ice age cycle. Science, 363, pp. 1080–1084.

Janssen, D. J., Sieber, M., Ellwood, M. J., Conway, T. M., Barrett, P. M., Chen, X., de Souza, G. F., Hassler, C. S. and Jaccard, S. L. (2020). Trace metal and nutrient dynamics across broad biogeochemical gradients in the Indian and Pacific sectors of the Southern Ocean. Marine Chemistry. Marine Chemistry.

Rickli, J., Janssen, D. J., Hassler, C., Ellwood, M. J. and Jaccard, S. L. (2019). Chromium biogeochemistry and stable isotope distribution in the Southern Ocean. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. Vol. 262, pp. 188–206.

Sieber, M., Conway, T. M., de Souza, G. F., 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., de Souza, G. F., 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.

Sieber, M., Conway, T. M., de Souza, G. F., Hassler, C. S., Ellwood, M. J. and Vance, D. (2021). Isotopic fingerprinting of biogeochemical processes and iron sources in the iron-limited surface Southern Ocean Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 567, p. 116967.

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

Alberello, A., Bennetts, L., Heil, P., Eayrs, C., Vichi, M., MacHutchon, K., Onorato, M. and Toffoli, A. (2020). Drift of Pancake Ice Floes in the Winter Antarctic Marginal Ice Zone During Polar Cyclones. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 125(3), pp. 1–16.

Alberello, A., Dolatshah, A., Bennetts, L. G., Onorato, M., Nelli, F., & Toffoli, A. (2021). A physical model of wave attenuation in pancake ice. International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 31(3), 263–269.

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

Derkani, M. H., Alberello, A., Nelli, F., Bennetts, L. G., Hessner, K. G., MacHutchon, K., Reichert, K., Aouf, L., Khan, S. and Toffoli, A. (2021). Wind, waves, and surface currents in the Southern Ocean: observations from the Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition. Earth System Science Data, 13(3), pp. 1189–1209.

Dolatshah, A., Nelli, F., Bennetts, L., Meylan, M., Alberello, A., Monty, J. and Toffoli, A.. (2018). Hydroelastic interactions between water waves and floating freshwater ice. Physics of Fluids, 30, p. 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. and Toffoli, A. (2019). Effects of an Explosive Polar Cyclone Crossing the Antarctic Marginal Ice Zone. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(11):5948-5958.

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

Le Guen, C., Suaria, G., Sherley, R., Ryan, P.G., Aliani, S., Boehme L. and 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 Georgia. Environment International, 134:105303.

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

Suaria, G., Achtypi, A., Perold, V., Lee J.R., Pierucci, A., Bornman, T., Aliani, S., Ryan, P.G. (2020). Microfibers in oceanic surface waters: a global characterization. Science Advances, 6(23), pp. 1-9.

Suaria, G., Perold, V., Lee, J. R., Le Bouard, F., Aliani, S., Ryan, P. G., Sciences, M. and Spezia, L. (2020). Floating macro- and microplastics around the Southern Ocean : Results from the Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition. Environment International. Elsevier, 136(September 2019), p. 105494.

Tirelli V., Suaria G. and Lusher A. L. (2020). Microplastics in Polar Samples. In: Rocha-Santos T., Costa M., Mouneyrac C. (eds) Handbook of Microplastics in the Environment. Springer, Cham.

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. and Hughes, K. A. (2018). Microplastics in the Southern Ocean. Antarctic Environments Portal.

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

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

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

Ryan, P. G., Lee, J. R. and Bouard, F. L. (2020). Moult intensity in blue petrels and a key moult site off West Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 32(1), 1–9.

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

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, Crozet. Antarctic Science.

Project: Measuring the changes in the ocean’s capacity to absorb CO2 (PI: Dominic Hodgson)

Perren, B. B., Hodgson, D. A., Roberts, S. J., Sime, L., Van Nieuwenhuyze, A., Verleyen, E. and Vyverman, W. (2020). Southward migration of the Southern Hemisphere westerly winds corresponds with warming climate over centennial timescales. Communications Earth & Environment, 1(1), p.58.

Pinseel, E., Janssens, S. B., Verleyen, E., Vanormelingen, P., Kohler, T. J., Biersma, E. M., Sabbe, K., Vijver, B. Van De and Vyverman, W. (2020). Global radiation in a rare biosphere soil diatom. Nat Commun 11, 2382.

Project: Surveying Organic Reactive gases and Particles Across the Surface Southern Ocean (PI: Rafel Simó)

Rodríguez-Ros, P., Cortés, P., Robinson, C. M., Nunes, S., Hassler, C., Royer, S. -J., Estrada, M., Sala, M. M. and Simó, R. (2020). Distribution and drivers of marine isoprene concentration across the Southern Ocean. Atmosphere, 11, 556.

Rodríguez-Ros, P., Galí, M., Cortés, P., Robinson, C. M., Antoine, D., Wohl, C., Yang, M. X. and Simó, R. (2020). Remote sensing retrieval of isoprene concentrations in the Southern Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters.

Acoustic mapping of endangered Southern Ocean whales (PI: Brian Miller)

Calderan, S., Black, A., Branch, T. A., Collins, M. A., Kelly, N., Leaper, R., Lurcock, S., Miller, B. S., Moore, M., Olson, P.A., Širović, A., Wood, A. G. and Jackson, J. A. (2020). South Georgia blue whales five decades after the end of whaling. Endangered Species Research, 43, pp. 359–373.

Miller, B. S., Miller, E. J., Calderan, S., Leaper, R., Stafford, K., Širović, A., Rankin, S., Findlay, K., Samaran, F., Van Opzeeland, I., McCaulay, R., Gavrilov, A., Harris, D., Gedamke, J., Bell, E., Andrews-Goff, V., & Double, M. (2017). Circumpolar acoustic mapping of endangered Southern Ocean whales: Voyage report and preliminary results for the 2016/17 Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition. International Whaling Commission.

Project: Investigating methane in sediment cores in the vicinity of penguin colonies (PI: Morton Rasch)

Wang, P., D’Imperio, L., Liu, B., Tian, Q., Jia, Z., Ambus, P., Rasch, M. and Elberling, B. (2019). Sea animal activity controls CO2, CH4 and N2O emission hotspots on South Georgia, sub-Antarctica. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. Elsevier, 132(January), pp. 174–186.

Project: ACE-DATA: Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition: Delivering Added value To Antarctica (PI: Philippe Gillet)

Landwehr, S., Thurnherr, I., Cassar, N., Gysel-Beer, M. and Schmale, J. (2020). Using global reanalysis data to quantify and correct airflow distortion bias in shipborne wind speed measurements. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques Discussions, pp. 1–26.

Landwehr, S., Volpi, M., Derkani, M. H., Nelli, F., Alberello, A., Toffoli, A., Gysel-Beer, M., Modini, R. L., & Schmale, J. (2020). Sea state and boundary layer stability limit sea spray aerosol lifetime over the Southern Ocean. Atmospheric Sciences.

Landwehr, S., Volpi, M., Haumann, F. A., Robinson, C. M., Thurnherr, I., Ferracci, V., Baccarini, A., Thomas, J., Gorodetskaya, I., Tatzelt, C., Henning, S., Modini, R. L., Forrer, H. J., Lin, Y., Cassar, N., Simó, R., Hassler, C., Moallemi, A., Fawcett, S. E., HArris, N., Airs, R., Derkani, M.H., Alberello, A., Toffoli, A., Chen, G., Rodríguez Ros, P., Zamanillo, M., Cortés-Greus, P., Xue, L., Bolas, C.G., Leonard, K.C., Perez-Cruz, F., Walton, D. & Schmale, J. (2021). Biogeochemistry and physics of the Southern Ocean-atmosphere system explored with data science. Dynamics of the Earth system: interactions.

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