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Researcher: Cook, SS (Dr Suellen Cook)

Fields of Research

Phycology (incl. marine grasses)
Plant physiology
Environmental assessment and monitoring
Genetics
Fisheries sciences

Research Objectives

Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Biofuel energy
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Coastal or estuarine biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Benthic diatoms; Algae of Australia: Phytoplankton of Temperate Coastal Waters
Ecophysiological, morphological and genetic differences between two Southern Ocean morphotypes of the coccolithophorid Emiliania huxleyi (Lohm.) Hay and Mohler (Haptophyta)
Genetic differentiation among Australian and Southern Ocean populations of the ubiquitous coccolithophore Emiliania huxleyi (Haptophyta); Phycologia
Impact of canal development on intertidal microalgal productivity: Comparative assessment of Patterson Lakes and Ralphs Bay, South East Australia; Journal of Coastal Conservation
Photosysnthetic pigment and genetic differences between two Southern Ocean morphotypes of Emiliania Huxleyi (Haptophyta); Journal of Phycology
Succession and Physiological Health of Freshwater microalgal fouling in a tasmanian hydropower canal; Biofouling

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision