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Details of Dr. Daniel Cossa   


Gender male
Job title Research Scientist
Department ISTerre
Université Joseph Fourier, BP 53, 38041 Grenoble
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 1 514 439 8254
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Degree Dr (E.Sc)-HDR
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Chemical Oceanography , Chemical Oceanography
Research Activities Biogeochemistry of trace elements in the oceans
Research Region 2, 3, 36, 25
Skills/Expertise Mercury cycle
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Daniel COSSA)

MARUSCZAK, N., B. DE VOGUE, J. KNOERY, S. CASTELLE et D. COSSA. 2015. Seasonal variations of total gaseous mercury at a French coastal Mediterranean site. Aerosol & Air Quality Res., Sous presse. CRESSON, P., M. BOUCHOUCHA, F. MORAT, F. MIRALLES, F. CHAVANON, V. LOIZEAU et D. COSSA . 2015. A multitracer approach to assess the spatial contamination pattern of hake (Merluccius merluccius) in the French Mediterranean. Sci. Total Environ., 532 : 184-194. HEIMBURGER, L.-E., J. SONKE, D. COSSA, D. POINT, C. LAGANE, L. LAFFONT, B.T. GALFOND, M. NICOLAUS, B. RABE et M. RUTGERS VAN DER LOEFF. 2015. Shallow methylmercury production in the marginal sea ice zone of the central Arctic Ocean. Scientific Reports, 5: 10318. doi:10.1038/srep10318. KOTNIK, J., M. HORVAT, N. OGRINC, V. FAJON, D. ZAGAR, D. COSSA, F. SPROVIERI et N. PIRRONE. 2015. Mercury speciation in the Adriatic Sea. Mar. Pollut. Bull., In press OURSEL, B., C. GARNIER, M. ZEBRACKI, G. DURRIEU, I. PAIRAUD, D. OMANOVI?, D. COSSA et Y. LUCAS. 2014. Flood inputs in a Mediterranean coastal zone impacted by a large urban area: Dynamic and fate of trace metals. Mar. Chem., 167: 44-56. CRESSON, P., BOUCHOUCHA M.A., , MIRALLES F.A., ELLEBOODE R.B., MAHÉ K.B., MARUSCZAK N., THEBAULT H.C. et COSSA D. 2014. Are red mullet efficient as bio-indicators of mercury contamination? A case study from the French Mediterranean. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 91 : 191-199. CRESSON, P., M.C. FABRI, M. BOUCHOUCHA, C. BRACH PAPA, F. CHAVANON, A. JADAUD C. J. KNOERY, F. MIRALLES et D. COSSA . 2014. Mercury in organisms from the North-Western Mediterranean slope: importance of the food sources. Sci. Total Environ., 497-498: 229-238. COSSA, D., R. BUSCAIL, P. PUIG, J.-F. CHIFFOLEAU, O. RADAKOVITCH, G. JEANTY et S. HEUSSNER. 2014. Origin and accumulation of trace elements in sediments of the northwestern Mediterranean margin. Chem. Geol., 380: 61?73. COSSA, D., GARNIER, C., BUSCAIL, R., ELBAZ-POULICHET, R., MIKAC, N., PATEL-SORRENTINO, N., TESSIER, E., RIGAUD, S., LENOBLE, V. et GOBEIL, C. 2014. A Michaelis-Menten type equation for describing methylmercury dependence on inorganic mercury in aquatic sediments. Biogeochemistry 119: 35?43. COSSA, D. 2013. Methylmercury manufacture. Nature Geosci. 6 : 810-811. SHIEL, A.E., WEIS, D. COSSA, D. et ORIANS, K.J. 2013. Determining provenance of marine metal pollution in French bivalves using Cd, Zn and Pb isotopes. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2013.07.005 AZOURY, S., TRONCZY?SKI, J., CHIFFOLEAU, J.-F., COSSA, D., NAKHLE, K. et G. KHALAF. 2013. Historical records of Hg, Pb and PAH depositions in a dated sediment core from the Eastern Mediterranean. Environ Sci. Technol. 47 : 7101?7109. BRIANT, N., BANCON-MONTIGNY, C. ELBAZ-POULICHET, F., FREYDIER, R., DELPOUX, S. et D. COSSA. 2013. Trace elements in the sediments of a large Mediterranean marina (Port Camargue, France): levels and contamination history. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 73 : 78-85. RIGAUD, S., RADAKOVITCH, O., COUTURE, R.M., DEFLANDRE, B., COSSA, D., GARNIER, C., et J.-M. GARNIER. 2013. Mobility and fluxes of trace elements and nutrientsat the sediment-water interface of a lagoon under contrasting water column oxygenation conditions. Appl. Geochem., 31 : 35-51. FANGET, S., BASSETTI, M.-A., ARNAUD, M. CHIFFOLEAU,J.-F., COSSA, D., GOINEAU, A., FONTANIER, C., BUSCAIL, R., JOUET, G., MAILLET, G.M., NEGRI, A., DENNIELOU, B. et BERNÉ, S. 2012. Historical evolution and extreme climate events during the last 400 years on the Rhone prodelta (NW Mediterranean). Mar. Geol., doi:10.1016 /j.margeo.2012.02.007. FONTANIER, C., FABRI, M.-C., BUSCAIL, R., BISCARA, L., KOHO, K., REICHART, G.J., COSSA, D. GALUOP, S., CHABAUD, G et PIGOT, L. 2012. Deep-sea faaminifera from the Cassidaigne Canyon (NW Mediterranean) : Assessing the environmental impact of bauxite mud disposal. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 64: 1894-1910. PETHYBRIDGE, H., E.C.V. BUTLER, D. COSSA, R. DALEY et A. BOUDOU. 2012. Trophic structure and biomagnification of mercury in an assemblage of deepwater chondrichthyans from southeastern Australia. Marine Ecological Progress Series, 451: 163-174. COSSA, D., M. HARMELIN-VIVIEN, C. MELLON-DUVAL, V. LOIZEAU, B. AVERTY, S. CROCHET, L. CHOU et J.-F. CADIOU. 2012. Influences of Bioavailability, Trophic Position, and Growth on Methylmercury in Hakes (Merluccius merluccius) from Northwestern Mediterranean and Northeastern Atlantic. Environmental Science & Technology, dx.doi.org/10.1021/es204269w. HEIMBÜRGER, L.-E., D. COSSA, B. THIBODEAU, A. KHRIPOUNOFF, V. MAS, J.-F. CHIFFOLEAU, S. SCHMIDT et C. MIGON. 2012. Natural and anthropogenic trace metals in sediments of the Ligurian Sea (Northwestern Mediterranean). Chem. Geol., 291: 141-151. HARMELIN-VIVIEN, M. BODIGUEL, X., CHARMASSON, S. LOIZEAUD, V., MELLON-DUVAL, C., TRONCZYNSKI, J. et COSSA. D. 2012. Differential biomagnification of PCB, PBDE, Hg and Radiocesium in the food web of the European hake from the NW Mediterranean. Marine Pollution Bulletin, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2012.02.014 MURESAN, B., B. PERNET-COUDRIER, D. COSSA et G. VARRAULT. 2011. Measurement and modelling of mercury complexation by dissolved organic matter isolates from freshwater and effluents of a major wastewater treatment plant. Applied Geochemistry, 26: 2057-2063. HEIMBÜRGER, L.-E., C. MIGON, et D. COSSA. 2011. Impact of atmospheric deposition of anthropogenic and natural trace metals on Northwestern Mediterranean surface waters: A box model assessment. Environmental Pollution, 159 : 1629-1634. ELBAZ-POULICHET, F., L. DEZILEAU, R. FREYDIER, D. COSSA, et P. SABATIER. 2011. A 3500-year record of Hg and Pb contamination in a Mediterranean sedimentary archive (the Pierre Blanche Lagoon, France). Environmental Science & Technology, 45 : 8642-8647.
COSSA, D., L.-E. HEIMBÜRGER, D. LANNUZEL, S.R. RINTOUL, E.C.V. BUTLER, A.R. BOWIE, B. AVERTY, R.J. WATSON et T. REMENYI. 2011. Mercury in the Southern Ocean. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta (sous presse). GUEDRON, S., M. GRIMALDI, C. GRIMALDI, D. COSSA, D. TISSERAND et L. CHARLET. 2011. Amazonian former gold mined soils as a source of methylmercury: Evidence from a small scale watershed in French Guiana. Water Research, in press. PATEL-SORRENTINO, N, J.-Y. BENAIM, D. COSSA et Y. LUCA. 2011. Synthesis of hydrochloric acid solution for total mercury determination in natural waters. Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 399: 1389?1392. FEYTE, S., C. GOBEIL, A. TESSIER et D. COSSA. 2011. Mercury dynamics in lake sediments Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta doi:10.1016/j.gca.2011.02.007. PETHYBRIDGE, H., R. DALEY, P. VIRTUE, E.C.V. BUTLER, D. COSSA et P.D. NICHOLS. 2010. Lipid and mercury profiles of 61 mid-trophic species collected off south-eastern Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research, 61: 1092?1108. LAROSE, C., A. DOMMERGUE, M. DE ANGELIS, D. COSSA, B. AVERTY, N. MARUSCZAK, N. SOUMIS, D. SCHNEIDER et C. FERRARI. 2010. Seasonal changes in snow chemistry lead to new insights into mercury methylation in the Arctic. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 74, 6263?6275. HEIMBÜRGER, L.-E., D. COSSA, J.-C. MARTY, C. MIGON, B. AVERTY, A. DUFOUR et J. RAS. 2010. Methyl mercury distributions in relation to the presence of nano and picophytoplankton in an oceanic water column (Ligurian Sea, North-western Mediterranean). Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 74: 5549-4459. GUEDRON, S, D. COSSA D., M. GRIMALDI et L. CHARLET. 2011. Methylmercury in tailing ponds of Amazonian gold mines (French Guiana): Field observations and experimental flocculation method for in situ remediation. Applied Geochemistry, 26: 222-229. ABI-GHANEM, C., K. NAKHLÉ, G. KHALAF, et D. COSSA. 2010. Mercury distribution and methylmercury mobility in the sediments of three sites on the Lebanese coast, Eastern Mediterranean. Archiv. Environ. Cont. Toxicol. DOI 10.1007/s00244-010-9555-9. HEIMBÜRGER, L.-E., C. MIGON, A. DUFOUR, J.-F. CHIFFOLEAU et D. COSSA. 2010. Trace metal concentrations in the North-western Mediterranean atmospheric aerosol between 1986 and 2008: Seasonal patterns and decadal trends. Science of the Total Environment, 408 : 2629-2638. COUTURE, R.-M., J.-F. CHIFFOLEAU, D. AUGER, D. CLAISSE, C. GOBEIL et D. COSSA. 2010. Seasonal and Decadal Variations in Lead Sources to Eastern North Atlantic Mussels. Environmental Science & Technology, 44 (4): 1211-1216. FEYTE, S., A. TESSIER, C. GOBEIL et D. COSSA. 2010. In situ adsorption of mercury, methylmercury and other elements by iron oxyhydroxides and associated organic matter in lake sediments. Applied Geochemistry, 25: 984-995. PETHYBRIDGE, H., D. COSSA et E. BUTLER. 2010. Mercury in 16 demersal sharks from southeast Australia : Biotic and abiotic sources of variation and consumer health implications. Marine Environmental Research, 69 (1) : 18-26. DUTRA-MAIA, P., L. MAURICE, E. TESSIER, D. AMOUROUX, D. COSSA, PEREZ, M., MOREIRA-TURCQ, P. et RHEAULT, I. 2009. Mercury distribution and exchanges between the Amazon River and connected floodplain lakes. Science of the Total Environment, 407 (23) : 6073-6084. ABI-GHANEM, C. J.F. CHIFFOLEAU, A. BERMOND, K. NAKHLÉ, G. KHALAF, D. BORSCHNECK et. D. COSSA. 2009. Lead and its Isotopes in the Sediment of three Sites on the Lebanese Coast: Identification of Contamination Sources and Mobility. Applied Geochemistry, 24 (10): 1990-1999. COSSA, D., B. AVERTY et N. PIRRONE. 2009. The origin of methylmercury in the open Mediterranean water column. Limnology & Oceanography, 54 (3) : 837?844. HARMELIN-VIVIEN, M., D. COSSA, S. CROCHET, D. BANARU. Y. LETOURNEUR, et C. MELLON-DUVAL. 2009. Difference of mercury bioaccumulation in red mullets from the north-western Mediterranean. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 58 (5): 679-685. MURESAN, B., D. COSSA, M. COQUERY, et S. RICHARD. 2008. Mercury sources and transformations in a man-perturbed tidal estuary: the Sinnamary Estuary, French Guiana. Geochim. Cosmochim Acta, 72 (22): 5413-5430.

Group(s): EUDIR
Created: 1999-09-01 Last Updated: 2015-11-24 by Daniel COSSA