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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title Senior Researcher
Institution
CNR ISMAR U.O.S. di Pozzuolo di Lerici (SP) ( ISMARSP)
Forte S. Teresa - Loc. Pozzuolo di Lerici Lerici 19032
Address
Pozzuolo di Lerici
SP
19032
Tel [39](0187)1788915
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Doctoral (PhD, ScD)
Job type Research , Decision Making & Policy
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Effect of climatic oscillations on biological and physical systems, through the analysis of decadal time series of data. Particular focus on zooplankton and marine regime shifts.
Working languages English,Italian
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Alessandra CONVERSI)

Möllmann C, C. Folke, M. Edwards, and A Conversi, 2015. Marine regime shifts around the globe: theory, drivers, and impacts. Philosophical Transactions B, Theme Issue Marine regime shifts around the globe: theory, drivers, and impacts, edited by A. Conversi, C. Möllmann, C. Folke and M. Edwards. Online publication date: 24 November 2014. Phil Trans R Soc B 369, 20130264. doi:10.1098/rstb.2013.0264)
Aliani S, Berta M, Borghini M, Carlson D, Conversi A, et al., [2015]
Conversi A, V Dakos, A Gårdmark, S Ling, C Folke, P Mumby, C Greene, M Edwards, T Blenckner, M Casini, A Pershing, C Möllmann, 2015. A holistic view of marine regime shifts that spans multiple ecosystems and stressors. Philosophical Transactions B, Theme Issue Marine regime shifts around the globe: theory, drivers, and impacts, edited by A. Conversi, C. Möllmann, C. Folke and M. Edwards. Online publication date: 24 November 2014. Phil Trans R Soc B 369, 20130264. doi:10.1098/rstb.2013.0264)
Beaugrand G, A. Conversi, S. Chiba, M. Edwards, S. Fonda-Umani, C. Greene, N. Mantua, S.A. Otto, P.C. Reid, M. Stachura, L. Stemmann, H. Sugisaki, 2015. Synchronous marine pelagic regime shifts in the Northern Hemisphere. Philosophical Transactions B, Theme Issue Marine regime shifts around the globe: theory, drivers, and impacts, edited by A. Conversi, C. Möllmann, C. Folke and M. Edwards. Online publication date: 24 November 2014. Phil Trans R Soc B 369, 20130264. doi:10.1098/rstb.2013.0264)
Wall-Palmer, D., C.W. Smart, M.B. Hart, M.J. Leng. A. Conversi, et al., [2014]. Late Pleistocene pteropods, heteropods and planktonic foraminifera from the Caribbean Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Indian Ocean. Micropaleontology 60(6), 557-57
Corgnati L, Mazzei L, Marini S, Aliani S, Conversi A, Griffa A, Isoppo B, Ottaviani E (2014) Automated gelatinous zooplankton acquisition and recognition. In: Computer Vision for Analysis of Underwater Imagery, in press. In: Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, cvaui.oceannetworks.ca. Available on http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=6961262
Rees, S., Fletcher, S., Glegg, G., Marshall, C., Rodwell, L., Jefferson, R., Campbell, M., Langmead, O., Ashley, M., Bloomfield, H., Brutto, D., Colenutt, A., Conversi, A., Earll, B., Hamid, I. A., Hattam, C., Ingram, S., McKinley, E., Mee, L., Oates, J., Peckett, F., Portus, J., Reed, M., Rogers, S., Saunders, J., Scales, K. & Wynn, R., 2013. Priority questions to shape the marine and coastal policy research agenda in the United Kingdom. Marine Policy 38: 531?537.
Greene CH, E Meyer-Gutbrod, BC Monger, LP McGarry, AJ Pershing, IM Belkin, PS Fratantoni, DG Mountain, RS Pickart, A Proshutinsky, R Ji, JJ Bisagni, SMA Hakkinen, DB Haidvogel, J Wang, E Head, P Smith, PC Reid, A Conversi (2013). Remote climate forcing of decadal-scale regime shifts in Northwest Atlantic shelf ecosystems. Limnol. Oceanogr. 58(3), 803-816, DOI: 10.4319/lo.2013.58.3.0803
Berline, L., Siokou-Frangou, I., Marasovi?, I., Vidjak, O., Puelles, M.L.F., Mazzocchi, M.G., Assimakopoulou, G., Zervoudaki, S., Umani, S.F., Conversi, A., Garcia-Comas, C., Ibanez, F., Gasparini, S., Stemmann, L., Gorsky, G., 2012. Intercomparison of six Mediterranean zooplankton time series, Progress in Oceanography 97-100: 76-91. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2011.11.011
Marini S. and Conversi A, 2012. Understanding zooplankton long term variability through Genetic Programming. In: Evolutionary Computation, Machine Learning and Data Mining in Bioinformatics. M. Giacobini, L. Vanneschi, and W.S. Bush (Eds.). Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series, vol. 7246, pp. 50?61. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-29066-4_5 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. http://www.springerlink.com/content/l008166136683117
Mackas, D.L, W. Greve, M. Edwards, S. Chiba, K. Tadokoro, D. Eloire, M.G. Mazzocchi, S. Batten, A.J. Richardson, C. Johnson, E. Head, A. Conversi, T. Peluso, 2012. Changing zooplankton seasonality in a changing ocean: Comparing time series of zooplankton phenology, Progress in Oceanography 97-100: 31-62. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2011.11.005
Moellmann C, A Conversi and M Edwards (2011). Comparative analysis of European wide marine ecosystem shifts: a large-scale approach for developing the basis for ecosystem-based management. Biol. Lett. 00, 1?3, doi:10.1098/rsbl.2010.1213.
Reid, P., U Bathmann, SD. Batten, RE Brainard, PH Burkill, F Carlotti, S Chiba, A Conversi et al (2010). ?A global Continuous Plankton Recorder programme? in Proceedings of OceanObs?09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306. OceanObs?09 Community White Paper. Downloadable at: https://abstracts.congrex.com/scripts/jmevent/abstracts/FCXNL-09A02a-1838305-1-cwp2c03.pdf
Conversi A, Fonda Umani S, Peluso T, Molinero JC, Santojanni A, Edwards M., (2010) The Mediterranean Sea Regime Shift at the End of the 1980s, and Intriguing Parallelisms with Other European Basins. PLoS ONE 5(5): e10633. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0010633,
Conversi A., T. Peluso, S. Fonda-Umani, 2009. ?The Gulf of Trieste: a changing ecosystem?. J.Geophys. Res., 114, C03S90, doi:10.1029/2008JC004763.
Fonda Umani S. and A. Conversi, 2008. Possible climate impacts on the northern Adriatic pelagic ecosystem. In: Climate warming and changes in Mediterranean marine biogeography. CIESM Workshop Monographs, 35: 59-64.
Conversi A., F. Crisciani, S. Corti, T. Peluso, 2007. ?Analisi di variabili climatiche in funzione della comprensione della variabilità planctonica (caso di studio: Golfo di Trieste)? [Analysis of climate variables with regard to understanding planktonic variability (case study: Gulf of Trieste)]. In: Clima & cambiamenti climatici: le attività di ricerca del CNR [In: Climate and climate changes: Research activities at CNR], edited by B. Carli, G. Cavarretta, M. Colacino, and S. Fuzzi, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Roma. http://www.dta.cnr.it/content/view/774/124/1/1/lang,en/
Drinkwater K., A. Belgrano, A. Borja, A. Conversi, C. Greene, G. Ottersen, A. Pershing, 2003. ?The response of marine ecosystems to climate variability associated with the North Atlantic Oscillation?. In: The North Atlantic Oscillation: climatic significance and environmental impact, edited by J. Hurrell, Y. Kushnir, G. Ottersen, and M. Visbeck, American Geophysical Union, Washington DC, Geophysical Monograph Series, Vol. 134, pp. 211-
C. Greene, A. Pershing, A. Conversi et al., 2003. ?Trans-Atlantic responses of Calanus finmarchicus populations to basin-scale forcing associated with the North Atlantic Oscillation?. Progress in Oceanography, 58 (2-4): 301-
F. Ibanez and A. Conversi, 2002. ?Prediction of missing values and detection of ?exceptional events:? a single algorithm?. Ecological Modelling, 154:9-
Conversi, A., S. Piontkovski and S. Hameed, 2001. ?Seasonal and interannual dynamics of Calanus finmarchicus in the Gulf of Maine (Northeastern US shelf) with reference to the North Atlantic Oscillation?. Deep Sea Research, 48 (1-3): 519-
Baldrighi E, Lavaleye M, Aliani S, Conversi A, Manini E, 2014. Large Spatial Scale Variability in Bathyal Macrobenthos Abundance, Biomass, a- and b- Diversity along the Mediterranean Continental Margin. PLoS ONE 9(9): e107261. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0107261
Wall-Palmer, D., C.W. Smart, M.B. Hart, M.J. Leng. A. Conversi, et al., 2014. Late Pleistocene pteropods, heteropods and planktonic foraminifera from the Caribbean Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Indian Ocean. Micropaleontology 60(6): 557-578.
Licandro P., A. Conversi, F. Ibanez and J. Jossi, 2001. ?Time series analysis of interrupted long-term data set (1961-1991) of zooplankton abundance in the Gulf of Maine (northern Atlantic, USA)?. Oceanologica Acta, 24 (5): 453-
MERCINA Working Group (Greene CH, BC Monger, LP McGarry, MD Connelly, NR Schnepf, AJ Pershing, IM Belkin, PS Fratantoni, DG Mountain, RS Pickart, A Proshutinsky, R Ji, JJ Bisagni, C Chen, SMA Hakkinen, DB Haidvogel, J Wang, E Head, P Smith, A Conversi), 2012. Recent Arctic Climate Change and its Remote Forcing of Northwest Atlantic Shelf Ecosystems. Oceanography 25(3):208?213, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.64. (http://tos.org/oceanography/archive/25-3_mercina.html#top)


Created: 2000-01-10 Last Updated: 2016-06-16