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Researcher: Armbrecht, L (Dr Linda Armbrecht)

Fields of Research

Phycology (incl. marine grasses)
Biological oceanography
Palaeontology (incl. palynology)
Physical geography and environmental geoscience
Organic geochemistry
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Microbial genetics
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation

Research Objectives

Marine biodiversity
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Other plant production and plant primary products
Antarctic and Southern Ocean ice dynamics
Fisheries - aquaculture
Coastal and estuarine systems and management
Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
Aquaculture oysters

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A database of chlorophyll a in Australian waters; Scientific Data
A database of marine phytoplankton abundance, biomass and species composition in Australian waters; Scientific Data
Abiotic degradation of highly branched isoprenoid alkenes and other lipids in the water column off East Antarctica; Marine Chemistry
An optimized method for the extraction of ancient eukaryote DNA from marine sediments; Molecular Ecology Resources
Ancient DNA from marine sediments: precautions and considerations for seafloor coring, sample handling and data generation; Earth Science Reviews
Comparison of the cross-shelf phytoplankton distribution of two oceanographically distinct regions off Australia; Journal of Marine Systems
First observations of living sea-ice diatom agglomeration to tintinnid loricae in East Antarctica; Journal of Plankton Research
Hybridisation capture allows DNA damage analysis of ancient marine eukaryotes; Scientific Reports
Interactions of the Totten Glacier with the Southern Ocean through multiple glacial cycles (IN2017-V01): Post-survey report
Reconstructing past Antarctic ecosystems using ancient DNA; SCAR 2020 Antarctic Science - Global Connections Conference
The potential of sedimentary ancient DNA to reconstruct past ocean ecosystems; Oceanography
Variability in diatom and silicoflagellate assemblages during mid-Pliocene glacial-interglacial cycles determined in Hole U1361A of IODP Expedition 318, Antarctic Wilkes Land Margin; Marine Micropaleontology

Research Projects

Using ancient DNA to uncover climate change impacts on Antarctica; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision