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Details of Dr Edward Peter Morris   


Gender male
Job title Postdoctoral researcher
Department Biology
University of Cádiz, Departamento de Biología ( UC)
Facultad de CC. del Mar y Ambientales Campus de Puerto Real Puerto Real 11510
Departamento de Biología (Área de Ecología), Universidad de Cádiz, 11510 Puerto Real, Cádiz (Spain)
Tel +34 956 016028
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Website http://edwardpmorris.netcipia.net
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities My research is focused on benthic phototrophs and how they interact with their environment to control the cycling of matter (such as; carbon, nitrogen and sediments).
Research Region N. Atlantic, Mediterranean
Skills/Expertise Marine Primary Production, Controlling Variables, Ecophysiology, Stable isotopes, Photosynthesis, Photobiology, Optics, Variable Fluorescence, Remote sensing, Submerged macrophytes, Microphytobenthos, Intertidal
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Edward MORRIS)

Morris EP, Peralta G, Benavente J, Freitas R and others (2009) Caulerpa prolifera stable isotope ratios reveal anthropogenic nutrients within a tidal lagoon. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 390:117-12
Hendriks I. E., Bouma T. J., Morris E. P., Duarte C. M. (2009). Effects of seagrasses and algae of the Caulerpa family on hydrodynamics and particle trapping rates. Marine Biology, in press
Peralta G., van Duren L. A., Morris E. P. and Bouma T. J. (2008). Consequences of shoot density and stiffness for ecosystem engineering in flow dominated areas: A hydrodynamic flume study. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 368: 103-115
Morris E. P., Peralta G., Brun F. G., van Duren L. A., Bouma T. J. and Perez-Llorens J. L. (2008). Interaction between hydrodynamics and seagrass canopy structure: Spatially explicit effects on ammonium uptake rates. Limnology and Oceanography, 53 (4): 1531-1539
Freitas R., Rodrigues A. M., Morris E. P., Perez-Llorens J. L. and Quintino V. (2008). Single-beam acoustic ground discrimination of shallow water habitats: 50 kHz or 200 kHz frequency survey? Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 78(4): 613-622
Morris E. P., Forster R. M., Peene J. and Kromkamp J. C. (2008). Coupling between PSII electron transport and carbon fixation in microphytobenthos. Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 50 (3): 301-311
Kromkamp, J. C., Morris, E. P., Forster, R. M., Honeywill C., Hagerty S. and Paterson, D.M. (2006). Optical measures of intertidal sediments: relationship of surface sediment chlorophyll concentration with hyper-spectral reflectance or chlorophyll fluorescence. Estuaries and Coasts 29 (2):183-196
Morris E. P. (2005) Quantifying primary production of microphytobenthos: Application of optical methods. PhD thesis, University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Printed version ISBN: 9036722535, electronic version ISBN:9036722543
Morris E. P. and J. C. Kromkamp (2003). The influence of temperature on the relationship between oxygen- and fluorescence-based estimates of photosynthetic parameters in a marine benthic diatom (Cylindrotheca closterium). European Journal of Phycology 38:133-142

Created: 2006-11-30 Last Updated: 2009-10-19 by Edward MORRIS