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Gender female
Job title Marine Ecology and Oceanographic
Department Faculty of Life Sciences
The Mina & Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences (
Bar-Ilan University Ramat-Gan 52900
Tel 972-52-6420431
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Degree Post Doc 1992-1995 Alfred Wegener Institute for polar and marine research, Bremerhaven, Germany Oceanographic optic.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Coral reef ecology, physiology, effect of nutrients on reef, phytoplankton distribution in the ocean, underwater light field, primary production. Eutriphication, algae
Research Region 2, 3, 5, 85, 36, 72, 84
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Noga STAMBLER)

3. Stambler, N. (Editor), Lotan T. ( Subeditor), Berman Frank, I. ( Subeditor). 2013. The Glory of the Sea: Stability and Change in the Aquatic Systems of Israel. The Israeli Association of Aquatic Sciences. 457pp (In Hebrew
66. Stambler, N., 2013 Relationships between picophytoplankton and optical properties in the Azores Front region in the Atlantic Ocean, Journal of Sea Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2013.04.016
17. Stambler, N. 2013 Mediterranean sea - primary productivity In:
65. Rahav, E., Herut B., Stambler N., Bar-Zeev, E., Mulholland, R M. and Berman-Frank, I. 2013 uncoupling between dinitrogen fixation and primary productivity in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences 118:195-202
13. Stambler, N. 2012 Underwater light field of the Mediterranean Sea. In Life in the Mediterranean Sea: A look at habitat changes. Stambler, N. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers, Inc. pp 175-198.
2. Stambler, N. (Editor). 2012
64. Meeder, E., Mackey, KRM, Paytan, A., Shaked, Y., Iluz, D., Stambler, N., Rivlin, T., Post, AF., Lazar, B. 2012. Nitrite dynamics in the open ocean ? A lesson from the northern Red Sea. Marine ecology progress series. 453:11-26
12. Stambler, N. 2011. Zooxanthellae: The yellow symbionts inside animals. In Coral reefs an ecosystem in transition Dubinsy, Z. and Stambler N. (eds.) Springer. pp 87-106. http://www.springerlink.com/content/978-94-007-0113-7/#section=825396&page=1
63. Drami, D., Yacobi, Y. Z., Stambler, N., and Kress, N. 2011 Seawater quality and microbial communities at a desalination plant marine Outfall. A field study at the Israeli Mediterranean coast. Water research 45:5449-5462
1. Dubinsky, Z. and Stambler N. (Editors). 2011 Coral reefs an ecosystem in transition. Springer. 552p DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-0114-4_6. http://www.springerlink.com/content/978-94-007-0113-7/#section=825396&page=1
11. Stambler, N. 2011. Marine microralgae/cyanobacteria -invertebrate symbiosis, trading energy for strategic material. In All flesh is grass: Plant-Animal Interactions Seckbach J. and Dubinsky Z. (eds). 16:383-414
62. Yogev, T., Rahav, E., Bar-Zeev, E., Man-Aharonovich, D., Stambler, N., Kress, N., Béjà, O., Mulholland, M. R., Herut, B. and Berman-Frank, I. 2011 Is dinitrogen fixation significant in the Levantine Basin, East Mediterranean Sea? Environmental Microbiology 13:854-871, DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2010.02402.x
61. Rachmim, T., Stambler, N., Berman-Frank, I., Zohary, T. and Gal, G. 2010. Zooplankton contribution to the particulate N and P in Lake Kinneret, Israel, under changing water levels. Hydrobiology 655:121?135
10. Stambler, N. 2010. Coral symbiosis under stress. In: Symbioses and Stress Seckbach J, Grube M (eds). In Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology DOI: 10.1007/978-90-481-9449-0_10 Springer. 17:197-224
58. Dubinsky, Z. and Stambler, N. 2009 Photoacclimation processes in phytoplankton: Mechanisms, consequences, and applications. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 56: 163?176
9. Stambler, N. 2009. Coral color - reflection and absorption. In Ocean Circulation and El Nino: New Research. Long J. A. and. Wells D. S (ed.). Nova Science Publishers, Inc pp 241-252.
60. Suggett, D. J., Stambler, N., Prá?il, O, Kolber, Z., Quigg, A., Vázquez-Dominguez, E., Zohary, T., Berman, T., Iluz, D., Levitan, O., Lawson, T., Meeder, E., Bar-Zeev, E., Medova, H., and Berman-Frank, I. 2009. Nutrient control of oceanic microbial growth during spring in the Gulf of Aqaba. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 56: 227?239.
59. Bar-Zeev, E., Berman-Frank, I, Stambler, N., Vázquez Domínguez, E., Zohary, T., Capuzzo, E., Meeder, E. Suggett, D.J., Iluz, D., Dishon, G. and Berman, T., 2009. Transparent Exopolymer Particles (TEP) link phytoplankton and bacterial production in the Gulf of Aqaba. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 56: 217?225
8. Stambler, N. 2008. Light, pico-phytoplankton and coral in the blue waters of the Gulf of Eilat. In Aqaba-Eilat , the Improbable Gulf Environment, Biodiversity and Preservation, Por F. D. (ed.). Magnes Press. pp 63-74
57. Stambler, N., Levy, O. and Vaki, L. 2008. Physiological response of hermatypic Red Sea corals at distribution depth of 5-75 m. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences 56:45-53
54. Lampert-Karako, S., Stambler, N, Katcoff, D.J., Achituv, Y., Dubinsky, Z. and Simon-Blecher, N. 2008. Effects of depth and eutrophication on the zooxanthellae clades of Stylophora pistillata from the Gulf of Eilat (Red Sea). Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 18:1039-1045. DOI: 10.1002/aqc 927
56. Israel, A, Stambler, N., Dubinsky, Z., Friedlander, M., Malik, Z., Rothmann, C. and. Katz, S. 2008 Variations in fluorescence spectra, light absorption, and photosynthesis of Porphyra leucosticte. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences 56: 61-68.
55. Schnack-Schiel, S. B., Niehoff, B., Hagen, W., Böttger-Schnack, R., Cornils, A., Dowidar, M. M., Pasternak, A., Stambler, N., Stübing, D. and Richter, C. 2008. Population dynamics and life strategies of Rhincalanus nasutus (Copepoda) at the onset of the spring bloom in the Gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). Journal of plankton Research 30:655-672
53. Stambler, N. and Shashar, N. 2007. Variation in spectral reflectance of the hermatypic corals, Stylophora pistillata and Pocillopora damicornis, from the Red Sea. Journal of Experimental. Marine Biology Ecology 351:143?149 doi:10.1016/ j.jembe.2007.06.014
52. Sabehi G., Kirkup, B. C., Rozenberg, M., Stambler, N., Polz, M. F. and Béja, O. 2007. Niche adaptation and spectral tuning in marine proteorhodopsins. The International Society for Microbial Ecology (ISME) Journal 1:48-55
7. Stambler, N. and Dubinsky, Z. 2007. Phototrophs in the twilight zone In Seckbach J. (ed.) Algae and Cyanobacteria in Extreme Environments. Series: Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology. Vol. 11. Springer. pp. 79-97
51. Stambler, N. 2006. Light and picophytoplankton in the Gulf of Eilat (Aqaba). Journal of Geophysical Research ? Oceans 111, C11009, doi:10.1029/2005JC003373
Karako, S., Stambler, N. and Dubinsky, Z. 2002. The taxonomy and evolution of the zooxanthellae-coral symbiosis. In: Symbiosis: Mechanisms and Model Systems (Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology). Sechkbach, J. (ed.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, pp. 539-557. Sokoletsky, L., Dubinsky, Z., Shoshany, M. and Stambler, N. 2003. Estimation of phytoplankton pigment concentration in the Gulf of Aqaba (Eilat) by in situ and remote sensing single-wavelength algorithms. International Journal of Remote Sensing 24: 5049-5073. Stambler, N. 2003. Primary production, light absorption and quantum yields of phytoplankton from the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas (Antarctica). Polar Biology 26:438-451. Stambler, N. 2004. Fish cages and coral reefs ?dangerously close? Galileo 67:22-27. (In Hebrew) Stambler, N. and Dubinsky, Z. 2004. Stress effects on metabolism and photosynthesis of hermatypic corals In: Coral Health and Disease. Rosenberg, E. and Loya, Y. (eds.) Springer-Verlag, Berlin, p195-215. Sokoletsky, L., Dubinsky, Z., Shoshany, M. and Stambler, N. 2004. Single-wavelength algorithms for in situ or remote sensing estimation of mean pigment concentration. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25:1517-1525. Karako-Lampert, S., Katcoff, D.J., Achituv, Y., Dubinsky, Z. and Stambler, N. 2004. Do clades of symbiotic dinoflagellates in scleractinian corals of the Gulf of Eilat (Red Sea) differ from those of other coral reefs? Journal of Experimental. Marine Biology Ecology 311:301-314. Stambler, N. and Dubinsky, Z. 2005. Corals as light collectors: an integrating sphere approach. Coral Reefs 24:1-9. Karako-Lampert, S., Katcoff, D.J., Achituv Y,. Dubinsky, Z. and Stambler, N. 2005. Physiology changes of Symbiodinium microadriaticum clade B as response to different environmental conditions. Journal of Experimental. Marine Biology Ecology 318:11-20. Cornils A., Schnack-Schiel, S.B., Hagen, W., Dowidar, M., Stambler, N., Plähn, O. and Richter, C. 2005. Spatial and temporal distribution of mesozooplankton in the Gulf of Aqaba and the northern Red Sea in February/March 1999. Journal of Plankton Research 27:505-518. Stambler, N. 2005. Bio-optical properties of the Northern Red Sea and the Gulf of Eilat (Aqaba) during Winter 1999. Journal of Sea Research 54:186-203. Psarra, S., Zohary, T., Krom, M., Mantoura, F., Polychronaki, T., Stambler, N., Tanaka, T., Tselepides, A., and Thingstad, T.F. 2005. Phytoplankton response to a Lagrangian phosphate addition in the Levantine Sea (Eastern Mediterranean). Deep sea Research II 52:2944?2960. Pitta, P., Stambler N., Tanaka, T., Zohary T, Tselepides, A., and Rassoulzadegan, F. 2005 Biological response to P addition in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. The microbial race against time. Deep sea Research II 52:2961-2974. Zohary, T., Herut, B., Krom, M.D., Fauzi, R., Mantoura, C. Pitta, P., Psarra, S., Rassoulzadegan, F., Stambler, N., Tanaka, T., Thingstad, T.F. and Woodward, E.M. S. 2005. P-limited bacteria but N and P co-limited phytoplankton in the Eastern Mediterranean?a microcosm experiment. Deep sea Research II 52:3011?3023. Levy, O., Achituv, Y., Yacobi, Y. Z., Stambler, N. and Dubinsky, Z. 2006. The impact of spectral composition and light periodicity on the activity of two antioxidant enzymes (SOD & CAT) in the coral Favia favus. Journal of Experimental. Marine Biology Ecology 328:35-46. Levy O., Achituv, Y., Yacobi, Y.Z., Dubinsky, Z. and Stambler, N. 2006. Diel
de Beer, D., Kuhl, M., Stambler, N., and Vaki, L. 2000. Light enhanced Ca2+ uptake in the reef-building hermatypic coral Favia sp. is directly regulated by photosynthesis. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser 194:75-85
Stambler, N. 1999.Coral reef and eutrophication. In Marine Pollution, Proc. Sym. On Marine pollution, Monaco 360-361, International atomic energy agency.
Stambler, N. 1998.Effect of light intensity and ammonium enrichment on the hermatypic coral Stylophora pistillata. Symbiosis 24:127-146
Stambler, N., C. Lovengreen, M.M. Tilzer. 1997 The underwater light field in the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas (Antarctica). Hydrobiologia 344:41-56
Dubinsky, Z., Stambler, N. 1996 Marine pollution and coral reefs. Global Change Biology 2:511-526

Created: 2001-08-08 Last Updated: 2015-05-19 by Noga STAMBLER