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Details of Dr. Lucie Maranda   


Gender female
Job title Marine Research Scientist
Department Graduate School of Oceanography
South Ferry Rd
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 401-874-6216
Fax 401-874-6240
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Degree Ph. D.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities 1. Control of unwanted marine species. Two areas are emphasized: (i) Control of biofouling on a variety of surfaces, and (ii) Treatment of ballast water to prevent the introduction of potentially invasive species. 2. Ecology, life history and physiology of dinoflagellates. My interest is on the detection/quantification of Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB) species to help understand the relationship between the population dynamics of toxin producers and shellfish contamination.
Research Region Narragansett Bay
Working languages English, French
Skills/Expertise HAB, biofouling
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Lucie MARANDA)

Maranda, L., A. M. Cox, R. G. Campbell, and D. C. Smith. [2013]. Chlorine dioxide as a treatment for ballast water to control invasive species: Shipboard testing. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 75: 76-89
Maranda, L., S. Corwin, S. Dover and S. L. Morton. Prorocentrum lima (Dinophyceae) in northeastern USA coastal waters: II Toxin load in the epibiota and in shellfish. Harmful Algae, 6 (5): 632-641
Zhang, H, D. Bhattacharya, L. Maranda and S. Lin. Mitochondrial cob and cox1 and their mRNA editing in Dinophysis acuminata from Narragansett Bay: with special reference to the phylogenetic position of Dinophysis. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 74 (5): 1546-1554

Created: 2011-03-17 Last Updated: 2015-07-03 by Lucie MARANDA