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Researcher: Buchanan, PJ (Mr Pearse Buchanan)

Fields of Research

Biological oceanography
Palaeoclimatology
Chemical oceanography
Ecosystem function

Research Objectives

Climate change models
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
Effects of climate change on Australia (excl. social impacts)
Marine biodiversity
Atmospheric composition (incl. greenhouse gas inventory)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Chaetognaths of the Leeuwin Current system: oceanographic conditions drive epi-pelagic zoogeography in the south-east Indian Ocean; Hydrobiologia
Dynamic biological functioning important for simulating and stabilizing ocean biogeochemistry; Global Biogeochemical Cycles
Marine nitrogen fixers mediate a low latitude pathway for atmospheric CO2 drawdown; Nature Communications
Modeling what we sample and sampling what we model: challenges for zooplankton model assessment; Frontiers in Marine Science
Ocean carbon and nitrogen isotopes in CSIRO Mk3L-COAL version 1.0: a tool for palaeoceanographic research; Geoscientific Model Development
The simulated climate of the Last Glacial Maximum and insights into the global marine carbon cycle; Climate of the Past
Zooplankton abundance and biomass size spectra in the East Antarctic sea-ice zone during the winter–spring transition; Deep-Sea Research: Part II

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision