|Summary: A series of lectures as part of the kick-off meeting of the Agouron supported project Microbial Oceanography of the oxygen-deficient waters of the eastern tropical South Pacific.|
Recent advances in the study of the OMZ in the eastern South Pacific
Tuesday March 25
Auditorio Alamiro Robledo, Facultad de Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas, UdeC
08:45 - 09:00 Welcome (UdeC Representative, Osvaldo Ulloa)
09:00 - 09:40 Circulation, Mixing, and Oxygen in the OMZ: Lessons from ARGO floats and moored observations (Oscar Pizarro).
09:40 -10:20 New microsensor technology for studying the OMZ and its organisms (Niels Peter Revsbech)
10:20 -11:10 Coffee break
11:10 - 11:40 Anammox and denitrification in the OMZ off Chile and Peru (Bo Thamdrup)
11:40 - 13:00 Microbial community genomics in the OMZ: a first peek at a “metatranscriptomic” depth profile through the oxycline (Ed DeLong).