2022 Publications    

Ziervogel, K., Kamalanathan, M., & Quigg, A., 2022. Hydrolysis of Methylumbeliferyl Substrate Proxies for Esterase Activities as Indicator for Microbial Oil Degradation in the Ocean: Evidence from Observations in the Aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (Gulf of Mexico). Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 10(5), p. 583. https://doi.org/10.3390/jmse10050583

Nolen, R.M., Faulkner, P., Ross, A.D., Kaiser, K., Quigg, A. and Hala, D., 2022. PFASs pollution in Galveston Bay surface waters and biota (shellfish and fish) following AFFFs use during the ITC fire at Deer Park (March 17th–20th 2019), Houston, TX. Science of The Total Environment805, p.150361. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.150361

Liu, H., El-Din, N.N., Rowe, G., Al-Ansi, M., Wei, C.L., Soliman, Y., Nunnally, C., Quigg, A., Al-Ansari, I.S., Al-Maslamani, I. and Abdel-Moati, M.A., 2021. Characteristics and renewal of zooplankton communities under extreme environmental stresses in the oligotrophic hypersaline Arabian Gulf. Progress in Oceanography, p.102643. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2021.102643

Past Publications    

Publications- 2021
Publications- 2021

Ross, J., Hollander, D., Burd, A.B., Gilbert, S., Saupe, S. and Quigg, A. 2021 Integrating marine oil snow sedimentation and flocculent accumulation (MOSSFA) events in oil spill response and damage assessment. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 165: 112025. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112025.

Dance, M.A., Rooker, J.R., Kline, R.J., Quigg, A., Stunz, G.R., Wells, R.D., Lara, K., Lee, J. and Suarez, B., 2021. Importance of low‐relief nursery habitat for reef fishes. Ecosphere12(6), p.e03542. https://doi.org/10.1002/ECS2.3542

Quigg, A., Xu, C., Chin, W.-C., Kamalanathan, M., Sylvan, J.B., Finkel, Z.V., Irwin, A.J., Ziervogel, K., Wade, T.L., Knap, A.H., Hatcher, P.G., and Santschi, P.H. 2021. Marine snow formation and fluxes after crude oil spills: Review of findings from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill study. Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, May 2021. https://doi.org/10.7901/2169-3358-2021.1.689531

Quigg, A., Parsons, M., Bargu, S., Ozhan, K., Daly, K., Chakraborty, S., Kamalananthan, M., Erdner, D., Cosgrove, S. and Buskey, E. 2021 Marine phytoplankton responses to oil and dispersant exposures: Knowledge gained since the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 164: 112074. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112074

Chen, C.-S., Shiu, R.-F., Hsieh, Y.-Y., Xu, C., Vazquez, C.I., Cui, Y., Hsu, I.C., Quigg, A., Santschi, P.H., Chin, W.-C. 2021 Stickiness of Extracellular Polymeric Substances via Magnetic Tweezers. Science of the Total Environment. 757: 143766. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143766

Sun, L., Xu, C., Lin, P., Quigg, A., Chin, W-C., and Santschi., P. H. 2021 Photo-oxidation of proteins facilitates the preservation of high molecular weight dissolved organic nitrogen in the ocean. Marine Chemistry. 229: 103907. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2020.103907

Achberger, A.M., Doyle, S.M., Mills, M.I., Holmes, C.P., Quigg, A. and Sylvan, J.B., 2021. Bacteria-Oil Microaggregates Are an Important Mechanism for Hydrocarbon Degradation in the Marine Water Column. Msystems6(5), pp.e01105-21. https://doi.org/10.1128/mSystems.01105-21

Kamalanathan, M., Mapes, S., Hillhouse, J., Claflin, N., Leleux, J., Hala, D. and Quigg, A., 2021. Molecular mechanism of oil induced growth inhibition in diatoms using Thalassiosira pseudonana as the model species. Scientific reports11(1), pp.1-12. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-98744-9

Quigg, A., Santschi, P.H., Burd, A., Chin, W.C., Kamalanathan, M., Xu, C. and Ziervogel, K., 2021. From nano-gels to marine snow: A synthesis of gel formation processes and modeling efforts involved with particle flux in the ocean. Gels7(3), p.114. https://doi.org/10.3390/gels7030114

Nanjappa, D., Liang, Y., Bretherton, L., Brown, C., Quigg, A., Irwin, A.J. and Finkel, Z.V., 2021. Contrasting transcriptomic responses of a microbial eukaryotic community to oil and dispersant. Environmental Pollution288, p.117774. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.117774

Liang, Y., Bretherton, L., Brown, C.M., Passow, U., Quigg, A., Irwin, A.J. and Finkel, Z.V., 2021. Transcriptome-wide responses of aggregates of the diatom Odontella aurita to oil. Marine Ecology Progress Series671, pp.67-79. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps13749

Kamalanathan, M., Hillhouse, J., Claflin, N., Rodkey, T., Mondragon, A., Prouse, A., Nguyen, M. and Quigg, A., 2021. Influence of nutrient status on the response of the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum to oil and dispersant. PloS one16(12), p.e0259506. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0259506

Kamalanathan, M., Schwehr, K.A., Labonté, J.M., Taylor, C., Bergen, C., Patterson, N., Claflin, N., Santschi, P.H. and Quigg, A., 2021. The Interplay of Phototrophic and Heterotrophic Microbes Under Oil Exposure: A Microcosm Study. Frontiers in microbiology12https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2021.675328

Quigg, A., Santschi, P.H., Xu, C., Ziervogel, K., Kamalanathan, M., Chin, W.C., Burd, A.B., Wozniak, A. and Hatcher, P.G., 2021. Aggregation and Degradation of Dispersants and Oil by Microbial Exopolymers (ADDOMEx): Toward a Synthesis of Processes and Pathways of Marine Oil Snow Formation in Determining the Fate of Hydrocarbons. Frontiers in Marine Science, p.935. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.642160

Santschi, P.H., Chin, W.C., Quigg, A., Xu, C., Kamalanathan, M., Lin, P. and Shiu, R.F., 2021. Marine gel interactions with hydrophilic and hydrophobic pollutants. Gels7(3), p.83. https://doi.org/10.3390/gels7030083

Quigg, A., Farrington, J.W., Gilbert, S., Murawski, S.A. and John, V.T., 2021. A Decade of GoMRI Dispersant Science. Oceanography34(1), pp.98-111. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2021.119

Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Fiddaman, T., Mauritzen, C., Ainsworth, C., Abramson, D., Berenshtein, I., Chassignet, E. P., Chen, S. S., Conmy, R. N., Court, C. D., Dewar, W. K., Farrington, J. W., Feldman, M., Ferguson, A. C., Fetherston-Resch, E., French-McCay, D., Hale, C., Halpern, D., He, R., Kourafalou, V. H., Lee, K., Liu, Y., Masi, M., Maung-Douglass, E. S., Morey, S. L., Murawski, S., Paris-Limouzy, C., Perlin, N., Pulster, E. L., Quigg, A.,  Reed, D. J., Ruzicka, J. J., Sandifer, P. A., Shepherd, J., Stukel, M. R., Sutton, T. T., Weisberg, R. H., Wiesenburg, D., Wilson, C., Wilson, M., Wowk, K. M., Yanoff, C. and Yoskowitz, D. 2021 Towards Integrated Modeling of the Long-term Impacts of Oil Spills. Marine Policy. 131: 104554. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2021.104554 

Santschi, P.H., Chin, W.C., Quigg, A., Xu, C., Kamalanathan, M., Lin, P. 2021. How does Natural Organic Matter (NOM) affect Micro- and Nano-Plastic Pollution in the Environment? - The biophysical Mechanisms leading to the formation of ‘Marine Plastic Snow’. Universal Journal of Engineering Mechanics 9: 32-42. 

Publications - 2020
Publications - 2020

Rowe, G.T., Fernando, H., Elfrink, C., Ansari, G.A.S., Sullivan, J., Heathman, T., Quigg, A., Petronella Croisant, S., Wade, T. L. and Santschi, P. H. 2020 Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) cycling and fates in Galveston Bay, Texas, USA. PLoS ONE 15(12): e0243734. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0243734

Ross, A. D., Hotard, A., Kamalanathan, M., Nolen, R., Hala, D., Clay, L., Kaiser, K., and Quigg. A. 2020 Awareness is not enough: Frequent use of water pollution information and changes to risky behavior. Sustainability. Special Issue Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Catastrophes. 12: 8695. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12208695

Bacosa, H. P., Kamalanathan, M., Cullen, J., Shi, D., Xu, C., Schwehr, K. A., Hala, D., Wade, T. L., Knap, A. H.,  Santschi, P. H. and Quigg, A. 2020 Marine snow aggregates are enriched in polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in oil contaminated waters; insights from a mesocosm study. Special Issue on the Degradation of Marine Oil Pollution in the Journal of Marine Science and Engineering.  8: 781. https://doi.org/10.3390/jmse8100781

Gonzalez, L.A., Quigg, A., Steichen, J.L., Gelwick, F.P. and Lester, L.J. 2020 A new approach to functionally assess estuarine fish communities in response to hydrologic change. Estuaries and Coasts. Published online: 17 September 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-020-00824-y

Shiu, R-F., Vazquez, C,I., Chiang, C-Y., Chiu, M-H., Chen, C-S., Ni, C-W., Gong, G-C., Quigg, A., Santschi, P. H. and Chin, W-C. 2020 Nano- and microplastics trigger secretion of protein-rich extracellular polymeric substances from phytoplankton. Science of the Total Environment. 748: 141469. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141469

Doyle, S.M., Lin, G., Morales-McDevitt, M., Wade, T.L., Quigg, A. and Sylvan, J. B. 2020 Niche Partitioning Between Coastal and Offshore Shelf Waters Results in Differential Expression of Alkane and PAH Catabolic Pathways. mSystems. 5:e00668-20. https://doi.org/10.1128/mSystems.00668-20

Burd, A., Chanton, J. P., Daly, K. L., Gilbert, S. Passow, U. and Quigg, A. 2020 The Science Behind Marine-Oil Snow and MOSSFA: Past, Present, and Future. Progress in Oceanography. 187: 102398. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2020.102398

Genzer, J. L., Kamalanathan, M.,  Bretherton, L., Hillhouse, J., Xu, C., Santschi, P. H. and Quigg, A. 2020 Diatom aggregation when exposed to crude oil and chemical dispersants: potential impacts of ocean acidification. PLoS ONE. 15(7): e0235473. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0235473

Xu, C., Lin, P, Sun, L., Chen, H.-M., Xing, W., Kamalanathan, M., Hatcher, P.G., Conte, M.H., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P.H. 2020. Molecular nature of marine particulate organic iron-carrying moieties revealed by electrospray ionization Fourier-transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry (ESI-FTICRMS). Frontiers in Earth Science-Biogeoscience, “The Oceanic Particle Flux and its Cycling Within the Deep Water Column”. 8:266. https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2020.00266

Bacosa, H. P., Steichen, J. L., Kamalanathan, M., Windham, R., Lubguban, A., Labonté, J.M., Hala, D., Santschi, P.H. and Quigg, A. 2020 Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and putative PAH-degrading bacteria in Galveston Bay, Texas (USA) following Hurricane Harvey (2017). Environmental Science and Pollution Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-020-09754-5

Raven, J.A., Beardall, J., and Quigg, A. 2020 Light-driven oxygen consumption in the water-water cycles and photorespiration, and light stimulated mitochondrial respiration. (Chapter 8) In Photosynthesis in the Algae. Biochemical and Physiological Mechanisms. [Eds.] T. Larkum, JA. Raven, and S. Douglas. Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, 45, Springer Nature Publishing. pp. 161-178. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-33397-3_8

Yan, G., Labonté, J. M., Quigg, A. and Kaiser, K. 2020 Hurricanes accelerate carbon cycling in coastal ecosystems. Frontiers in Marine Science. Special issue: Effects of Extreme Weather Events on Coastal Carbon and Nutrient Cycling. 7: 248. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00248

Kamalanathan, M., Doyle, S.M., Xu, C., Achberger, A.M., Wade, T. L., Schwehr, K., Santschi, P. H., Sylvan, J. B. and Quigg, A. 2020 Exoenzymes as a signature of microbial response to marine environmental conditions. mSystems. 5:e00290-20. https://doi.org/10.1128/mSystems.00290-20

Shiu, R-F., Chiu, M-H., Vazquez, C,I., Tsai, Y-Y., Le, A., Kagiri, A., Xu, C., Kamalanathan, M., Bacosa, H., Doyle, S., Sylvan, J. B., Santschi, P. H., Quigg, A. and Chin, W-C. 2020 Protein to carbohydrate (P/C) ratio changes in microbial extracellular polymeric substances induced by oil and Corexit? Marine Chemistry. 223: 103789. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2020.103789

Steichen, J. L., Labonté, J. M., Windham, R., Hala, D., Kaiser, K., Setta, S.. Faulkner, P., Bacosa, H., Yan, G., Kamalanathan, M., and Quigg, A. 2020 Microbial, physical, and chemical changes in Galveston Bay following an extreme flooding event, Hurricane Harvey. Frontiers in Marine Science. Special issue: Effects of Extreme Weather Events on Coastal Carbon and Nutrient Cycling. 7: 186. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00186

Bretherton, L., Hillhouse, J., Kamalanathan, M., Genzer, J., Finkel, Z. V., Irwin, A. and Quigg, A. 2020 Trait-dependent variability of the response of marine phytoplankton to oil and dispersant exposure. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 153: 110906. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.110906

Shi, D., Bera, G., Knap, A. H., Quigg, A., Al Atwah, I., Gold-Bouchot, G., and Wade, T. L. 2020 A mesocosm experiment to determine half-lives of individual hydrocarbons in simulated oil spill scenarios with and without dispersant. Marine Pollution Bulletin Special Issue: Organic Chemicals and Marine Environmental Quality Research: A Tribute to James G. Quinn. 151: 110804.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.110804

Morales-McDevitt, M. E., Shi, D., Knap, A. H., Quigg, A., Sweet, S. T., Sericano, J. L. and Wade, T. L. 2020 Mesocosm Experiments to Better Understand Hydrocarbon Half-Lives for Oil and Oil Dispersant Mixtures. PLoS ONE 15(1): e0228554. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0228554

Finkel, Z. V., Liang, Y., Nanjappa, D., Bretherton, L., Brown, C. M., Quigg, A. and Irwin, A. J. 2020 A ribosomal sequence-based oil sensitivity index for phytoplankton groups. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 151: 110798. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.110798

Shiu, R-F., Vazquez, C. I., Tsai, Y-Y., Torres, G. V., Chen, C-S., Santschi, P. H., Quigg, A. and Chin, W-C. 2020 Nano-plastics induce aquatic particulate organic matter (microgels) formation. Science of the Total Environment. 706: 135681. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.135681

Lin, P., Xu, C., Xing, W., Sun, L., Schwehr, K. A., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P.H. 2020 Partitioning of iron and plutonium in exopolymeric substances and intracellular biopolymers: a comparison study between the coccolithophore Emiliania huxleyi and the diatom Skeletonema costatum. Marine Chemistry. 218: 103735.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2019.103735

Santschi, P. H., Xu, C., Schwehr, K. A., Lin, P., Sun, L., Chin, W-C., Kamalanathan, M., Bacosa, H. and Quigg, A. 2020 Can the protein/carbohydrate ratio of exopolymeric substances (EPS) be used as a proxy for it’s ‘stickiness’ and other biophysical parameters? Marine Chemistry - Perspectives. 218: 103734. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2019.103734

Quigg, A., Passow, U., Daly, K. L., Burd, A., Hollander, D. J., Schwing, P. T., and Lee, K. 2020 Chapter 12: Marine Oil Snow Sedimentation and Flocculent Accumulation (MOSSFA) events: learning from the past to predict the future. pp: 199-224, In: Murawski SA, Ainsworth C, Gilbert S, Hollander D, Paris CB, Schlüter M, Wetzel D (Eds.) Deep Oil Spills – Facts, Fate and Effects.  Springer 608 pp. ISBN 978-3-030-11605-7 (eBook)  https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-11605-7

Bera, G., Doyle, S., Passow, U., Kamalanathan, M., Wade, T. L., Sylvian, J. B., Sericano, J. L., Gold-Bouchot, G., Quigg, A. and Knap, A.H. 2020 Biological response to dissolved versus dispersed oil. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 150: 110713.   https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.110713

Publications - 2019
Publications - 2019

Kamalanathan, M. and ^Quigg, A. 2019 Physiological limitations and solutions to various applications of microalgae. Microalgae - From Physiology to Application. ISBN 978-1-83880-036-9. Ed. Milada Vítová. https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.90206

Xu, C., Lin, P., Zhang, S., Sun, L., Xing, W., Schwehr, K. A., Chin, W-C., Wade, T.L., Knap, A. H., Hatcher, P. G., Yard, A., Jiang, C., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P. H. 2019 The interplay of extracellular polymeric substances and oil/Corexit to affect the petroleum incorporation into sinking marine oil snow in four mesocosms. Science of the Total Environment. 693: 133626. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.133626

Freeman, L.A., Corbett, D.R., Fitzgerald, A., Lemley, D.A., Quigg, A., and Steppe, C. 2019 Impacts of Urbanization on Estuarine Ecosystems and Water Quality. Estuaries and Coasts. 42: 1821-1838. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-019-00597-z

Li, Y., Hu, C., Quigg, A., and Gao, H. 2019 Potential Influence of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on phytoplankton primary productivity in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Environmental Research Letters. 14: 94018. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/ab3735

Kamalanathan, M., Chiu M-H., Bacosa, H., Schwehr, K., Tsai, S-M., Doyle, S., Yard, A., Mapes, S., Vasequez, C., Bretherton L, Sylvan, J. B., Santschi P, Chin, W-C., and Quigg, A. 2019 Role of polysaccharides in diatom (Thalassiosira pseudonana) and the associate bacteria in hydrocarbon presence. Plant Physiology. 180: 1898–1911.  https://doi.org/10.1104/pp.19.00301

Xu, C., Xing, W., Hatcher, P. G., Waggoner, D. D., Sun, L., Chin, W-C., Lin, P., Chen, H., Santschi, P.H., Quigg, A., Chiu, M.-H., and Schwehr, K.A. 2019 Comparison of microgels, extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) and transparent exopolymeric particles (TEP) determined in seawater with and without oil. Marine Chemistry. 215: 103667. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2019.103667

Bretherton, L., Setta, S., Hillhouse, J., Bacosa, H., Genzer, J., Kamalanathan, M., Finkel, Z.V., Irwin, A.H. and Quigg, A. 2019 Growth dynamics and domoic acid production in Pseudo-nitzschia sp. in response to oil and dispersant exposure. Harmful Algae. 86:55-63. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hal.2019.05.008

Zhao, Y., Tang, X., Quigg, A., Lv, M. and Zhao, Y. 2019 The toxic mechanisms of BDE-47 to the marine diatom Thalassiosira pseudonana-a study based on multiple physiological processes. Aquatic toxicology. 212: 20-27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2019.04.010

Wozniak, A. S., Prem, P., Obeid, W., Waggoner, D., Quigg, A., Xu, C., Santschi, P. H., Schwehr, K. A. and Hatcher, P. G. 2019 Rapid degradation of oil in mesocosm simulations of marine oil snow events. Environmental Science and Technology. 53: 3441-3450. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b06532

Passow, U., Sweet, J., Francis, S., Xu, C., Dissanayake, A. L., Lin, J., Santschi, P.H. and Quigg, A. 2019 Incorporation of oil into diatom aggregates. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 612: 65–86. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12881

Bera, G., Gold-Bouchot, G., Passow, U., Wade, T.L., Shi, D., Morales-McDevitt, M., Ramirez-Miss, N., Knap, A. H., and Quigg, A. 2019 Inter-laboratory calibration of Estimated Oil Equivalent (EOE) concentrations of a Water Accommodated Fraction (WAF) of oil and a Chemically Enhanced WAF (CEWAF). Heliyon. 5: e01174. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e01174

Sun, L., Chin, W.-C., Chiu, M.H., Xu, C., Lin, P., Schwehr, K.A., Quigg, A., and Santschi, P.H. 2019 Sunlight induced aggregation of dissolved organic matter: role of proteins in linking organic carbon and nitrogen cycling in seawater. Science of Total Environment. 654: 872-877. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.140

Chiu, M-H., Vazquez, C,I., Shiu, R-F., Le, C., Sanchez, N. R., Kagiri, A., Garcia, C. A., Nguyen, C. H., Tsai, S-M., Zhang, S., Xu, C., Santschi, P.H., Quigg, A., and Chin, W-C. 2019 Impact of Exposure of Crude Oil and Dispersant (Corexit) on Aggregation of Extracellular Polymeric Substances. Science of the Total Environment. 657:  1535-1542.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.147

Bretherton, L., Kamalanathan, M., Genzer, J., Hillhouse, J., Setta, S., Laing, Y., Brown, C. M, Bradet-Legris, M., Xu, C., Sweet, J., Passow, U., Finkel, Z.V., Irwin, A, I., Santschi, P. H. and Quigg, A. 2019 Response of natural phytoplankton communities exposed to crude oil and chemical dispersants during a mesocosm experiment. Aquatic Toxicology. 206:43-53. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2018.11.004

Windham, R., Nunnally, A. and Quigg, A. 2019 Investigating Rangia cuneata clams as bioindicators of ecological response to three decades of variable inflows. Journal of Coastal Research. 35: 1260–1270. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-18-00164.1

Williams, A. K. and Quigg, A. 2019 Spatiotemporal variability in autotrophic and heterotrophic microbial plankton abundance in a subtropical estuary (Galveston Bay, Texas). Journal of Coastal Research. 35: 434-444. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-18-00004.1

Publications - 2018
Publications - 2018

Bacosa, H. P.,  Kamalanathan, M., Chiu, M-H., Vasquez, C., Tasi, S-M., Sun, L., Labonte, J.M., Schwehr, K. A., Hala, D., Sanstchi, P. H., Chin, W-C., and Quigg, A. 2018 Extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) producing and oil degrading bacteria isolated from the northern Gulf of Mexico. PLOS One. 13 (12), e0208406.  https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208406

Schwehr, K. A., Xu, C., Chiu, M-H., Zhang, S., Sun, L., Lin, P., Beaver, M., Jackson, C., Agueda, O., Bergen, C., Chin, W-C., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P.H. 2018 Protein/polysaccharide ratio in exopolymeric substances controlling the surface tension of seawater in the presence or absence of surrogate Macondo Oil with and without Corexit. Marine Chemistry. 206: 84-92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2018.09.003

Xu, C., Zhang, S., Beaver, M., Lin, P., Sun, L., Doyle, S. M., Sylvan, J.B., Wozniak, A. S., Hatcher, P.G., Kaiser, K., Yan, G., Schwehr, K.A., Lin, Y., Wade, T.L., Chin, W.-C., Chiu, Chiu, M-H., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P.H. 2018 The role of microbially-mediated exopolymeric substances (EPS) in regulating Macondo oil transport in a mesocosm experiment. Marine Chemistry. 206: 52-61. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2018.09.005

Xu, C., Zhang, S., Beaver, M., Wozniak, A. S., Obeid, W., Lin, Y., Wade, T. L., Schwehr, K. A., Lin, P., Sun, L., Hatcher, P. G., Chin, W-C., Chiu, M-H., Knap, A. H., Dean, K., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P.H. 2018 Decreased sedimentation efficiency of petro-carbon and non-petro-carbon caused by a dispersant for Macondo surrogate oil in a mesocosm simulating a coastal microbial community. Marine Chemistry. 206: 34-43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2018.09.002

Gutierrez, T., Teske, A., Ziervogel, K., Passow, U. and Quigg, A. 2018 Microbial exopolymers: sources, chemico-physiological properties, and ecosystem effects in the marine environment. Frontiers Research Topic: Microbial exopolymers: sources, chemico-physiological properties, and ecosystem effects in the marine environment. 9, 1822. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.01822

Sun, L., Chiu, M.H., Xu, C., Lin, P., Schwehr, K.A., Bacosa H., Kamalanathan, M., Quigg, A., Chin, W.-C., and Santschi, P.H. 2018 The effects of sunlight on the composition of exopolymeric substances and subsequent aggregate formation during oil spills. Marine Chemistry, 203: 49-54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2018.04.006

Rooker, J. R., Dance, M. A., Wells, R. J. D., Quigg, A., Hill, R. L., Appeldoorn, R. S., Padovani Ferreira, B., Boswell, K. M., Sanchez, P. J., Moulton, D. L., Kitchens, L. L., Rooker, G., and Aschenbrenner, A. 2018 Seascape connectivity and the influence of predation risk on the movement of fishes inhabiting a back-reef ecosystem. Ecosphere. (4):e02200.  https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.2200

Kamalanathan, M., Xu, C., Schwehr, K. A., Bretherton, L., Beaver, M., Doyle, S. M., Genzer, J., Hillhouse, J., Sylvan, J. B., Santschi, P.H., and Quigg, A. 2018 Extracellular enzyme activity profile in a chemically enhanced water accommodated fraction of surrogate oil: towards understanding microbial activities after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Frontiers in Microbiology. Aquatic Microbiology. 9: 798. (13 pages). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.00798

Kamalanathan, M., Schwehr, K. A., Bretherton, L., Genzer, J., Hillhouse, J., Xu, C., Williams, A. K. Santschi, P.H. and Quigg, A. 2018 Diagnostic tool to ascertain marine phytoplankton exposure to chemically enhanced water accommodated fraction of oil using Fourier Transform Infrared spectroscopy. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 130: 170-178. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2018.03.027

Bretherton, L., Williams, A. K., Genzer, J., Hillhouse, J., Kamalanathan, M., Finkel, Z. V., and Quigg, A. 2018 Physiological response of 10 phytoplankton species exposed to Macondo oil and the dispersant, Corexit. Journal of Phycology 54: 317-328. https://doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12625

Doyle, S. M., Whitaker, E. A., De Pascuale, V., Wade, T. L., Knap, A. H., Santschi, P.H. Quigg, A. and Sylvan, J. B. 2018 Rapid formation of microbe-oil aggregates and changes in community composition in coastal surface water following exposure to oil and the dispersant Corexit. Frontiers in Microbiology. Aquatic Microbiology. 9: 689. (16 pages). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.00689

Steichen, J. L. and Quigg, A. 2018 Fish species as indicators of freshwater inflow within a subtropical estuary in the Gulf of Mexico. Ecological Indicators. 85: 180-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.10.018

Hatcher, P. G., Obeid, W., Wozniak, A. S., Xu, C., Zhang, S., Santschi, P.H. and Quigg, A. 2018 Identifying oil/marine snow associations in mesocosm simulations of the Deep Water Horizon Oil Spill event using solid-state 13C NMR spectroscopy and ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 126: 159-165. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.11.004

Publications - 2017
Publications - 2017

Passow, U., Sweet, J. and Quigg, A., 2017. How the dispersant Corexit impacts the formation of sinking marine oil snow. Marine pollution bulletin125(1-2), pp.139-145. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.08.015

Chiu, M.H., Khan, Z.A., Garcia, S.G., Le, A.D., Kagiri, A., Ramos, J., Tsai, S.M., Drobenaire, H.W., Santschi, P.H., Quigg, A. and Chin, W.C., 2017. Effect of engineered nanoparticles on exopolymeric substances release from marine phytoplankton. Nanoscale research letters12(1), pp.1-7.https://doi.org/10.1186/s11671-017-2397-x

Wade, T.L., Morales-McDevitt, M., Bera, G., Shi, D., Sweet, S., Wang, B., Gold-Bouchot, G., Quigg, A. and Knap, A.H., 2017. A method for the production of large volumes of WAF and CEWAF for dosing mesocosms to understand marine oil snow formation. Heliyon3(10), p.e00419. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2017.e00419

Zhao, Y., Wang, Y., Li, Y., Santschi, P.H. and Quigg, A., 2017. Response of photosynthesis and the antioxidant defense system of two microalgal species (Alexandrium minutum and Dunaliella salina) to the toxicity of BDE-47. Marine pollution bulletin124(1), pp.459-469. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.07.038

Lin, P., Xu, C., Zhang, S., Sun, L., Schwehr, K.A., Bretherton, L., Quigg, A. and Santschi, P.H., 2017. Importance of coccolithophore‐associated organic biopolymers for fractionating particle‐reactive radionuclides (234Th, 233Pa, 210Pb, 210Po, and 7Be) in the ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences122(8), pp.2033-2045. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JG003779

Chiu, M.H., Garcia, S.G., Hwang, B., Claiche, D., Sanchez, G., Aldayafleh, R., Tsai, S.M., Santschi, P.H., Quigg, A. and Chin, W.C., 2017. Corexit, oil and marine microgels. Marine pollution bulletin122(1-2), pp.376-378. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.06.077

Sun, L., Xu, C., Zhang, S., Lin, P., Schwehr, K.A., Quigg, A., Chiu, M.H., Chin, W.C. and Santschi, P.H., 2017. Light-induced aggregation of microbial exopolymeric substances. Chemosphere181, pp.675-681. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.04.099

Williams, A.K., Bacosa, H.P. and Quigg, A., 2017. The impact of dissolved inorganic nitrogen and phosphorous on responses of microbial plankton to the Texas City “Y” oil spill in Galveston Bay, Texas (USA). Marine pollution bulletin121(1-2), pp.32-44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.05.033

Wells, R.D., Rooker, J.R., Quigg, A. and Wissel, B., 2017. Influence of mesoscale oceanographic features on pelagic food webs in the Gulf of Mexico. Marine Biology164(4), p.92. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-017-3122-0

Liu, H., Zhang, X., Yang, Q., Zuo, T. and Quigg, A., 2017. Mesozooplankton dynamics in relation to environmental factors and juvenile fish in a subtropical estuary of the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Coastal Research33(5), pp.1038-1050. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-16-00155.1

Pinckney, J.L., Quigg, A.S. and Roelke, D.L., 2017. Interannual and seasonal patterns of estuarine phytoplankton diversity in Galveston Bay, Texas, USA. Estuaries and Coasts40(1), pp.310-316. 10.1007/s12237-016-0135-8

Publications - 2016
Publications - 2016

Quigg, A., Passow, U., Chin, W.C., Xu, C., Doyle, S., Bretherton, L., Kamalanathan, M., Williams, A.K., Sylvan, J.B., Finkel, Z.V. and Knap, A.H., 2016. The role of microbial exopolymers in determining the fate of oil and chemical dispersants in the ocean. Limnology and Oceanography Letters1(1), pp.3-26. https://doi.org/10.1002/lol2.10030

Zhang, S., Gao, H., Quigg, A. and Roelke, D.L., 2016, July. Remote sensing of spatial-temporal variations of chlorophyll-a in Galveston Bay, Texas. In 2016 Ieee International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (Igarss) (pp. 5841-5844). IEEE. 10.1109/IGARSS.2016.7730526

Nunez, M. and Quigg, A., 2016. Changes in growth and composition of the marine microalgae Phaeodactylum tricornutum and Nannochloropsis salina in response to changing sodium bicarbonate concentrations. Journal of Applied Phycology28(4), pp.2123-2138. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-015-0746-7

Wei, C.L., Rowe, G.T., Al-Ansi, M., Al-Maslamani, I., Soliman, Y., El-Din, N.N., Al-Ansari, I.S., Al-Shaikh, I., Quigg, A., Nunnally, C. and Abdel-Moati, M.A., 2016. Macrobenthos in the central Arabian Gulf: a reflection of climate extremes and variability. Hydrobiologia770(1), pp.53-72. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-015-2568-7

Quigg, A., 2016.  Ch. 10 Micronutrients. In: Borowitzka MA, Beardall J, Raven JA (eds) The Physiology of Microalgae. Dordrecht, Springer. Vol 6., Springer, Developments in Applied Phycology series. pp 211-231. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24945-2_10

Publications - 2015
Publications - 2015

Steichen, J. L. and Quigg, A. 2015 Assessing the viability of microorganisms in the ballast water of vessels transiting the North Atlantic Ocean. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 101(1), 258-266. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.09.055

Zhao, Y., Wang, Y. and Quigg, A. 2015 Comparison of population growth and photosynthetic apparatus changes in response to different nutrient status in a diatom and a coccolithophore. Journal of Phycology. 51: 872-884.https://doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12327

Chuang, C-Y., Santschi, P.H., Xu, C., Jiang, Y., Wen, L-S., Ho, Y-F., Quigg, A., Laodong, G., Hatcher, P. G., Ayranov, M. and Schumann, D. 2015 Molecular level characterization of diatom associated biopolymers that bind 234Th, 233Pa, 210Pb, and 7Be in seawater: a case study with Phaeodactylum tricornutum. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 120: 1858-1869. https://doi.org/10.1002/2015JG002970

McInnes, A. S., Nunnally, C. C, Rowe, G. T., Davis, R. W. and Quigg, A. 2015 Undetected blooms in Prince William Sound: Using multiple techniques to elucidate the base of the summer food web. Estuaries and Coasts. 38: 2227-2239. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-014-9924-0

Zhao, Y. , Wang, Y. and Quigg, A. 2015 The 24 hour recovery kinetics from N starvation in Phaeodactylum tricornutum and Emiliana huxleyi. Journal of Phycology. 51: 726-738. https://doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12314

Williams AK, McInnes AS, Rooker JR, Quigg A. 2015 Changes in Microbial Plankton Assemblages Induced by Mesoscale Oceanographic Features in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. PLOS One. 10(9):e0138230. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138230. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0138230

Jiang, Y., Laverty, K.S., Brown, J., Brown, L., Chagoya, J., Burow, M. and Quigg, A. 2015 Effect of silicate limitation on growth, cell composition and lipid production of three native diatoms to Southwest Texas desert. Journal of Applied Phycology. 27: 1433-1442. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-014-0463-7

Dorado, S., Booe, T., Steichen, J., McInnes, A. S., Windham, R., Shepard, A. K., Lucchese, A., Preischel, H., Pinckney, J. L., Davis, S. E., Roelke, D. L. and Quigg, A. 2015 Towards an understanding of the interactions between freshwater inflows and phytoplankton communities in subtropical estuaries. PLOS One. 10(7): e0130931.https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0130931

Jiang, Y., Nunez, M., Laverty, K.S., and Quigg, A. 2015 Coupled effect of silicate and nickel on the growth and lipid production. Journal of Applied Phycology. 27: 1137-1148. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-014-0412-5

Steichen, J.L., Denby, A., Windham, R., Brinkmeyer, R. and Quigg, A. 2015 A Tale of Two Ports: Dinoflagellate and Diatom communities found in the high ship traffic region of Galveston Bay, Texas (USA). Journal of Coastal Research. 31: 407 – 416. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-13-00225.1

Zhao, Y. and Quigg, A. 2015 Study of photosynthetic productivity in The Northern Gulf of Mexico: importance of diel cycles and light penetration. Continental Shelf Research. 102: 33-46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2015.04.014

Chuang, C-Y., Santschi, P.H., Wen, L-S., Laodong, G., Xu, C., Zhang, S., Jiang, Y., Ho, Y-F., Quigg, A., Hung, C-C., Ayranov, M. and Schumann, D. 2015 Binding of Th, Pa, Pb, Po and Be radionuclides to marine colloidal macromolecular organic matter. Marine Chemistry. 173: 320- 329. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2014.10.014

Publications - 2014
Publications - 2014

Kinney, E., Quigg, A. and Armitage, A. R. 2014  Acute effects of drought on emergent and aquatic communities in a brackish marsh. Estuaries and Coasts. 37: 636-645. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-013-9721-1

Armitage, A. R, Ho, C-K., Madrid, E. N., Bell, M.T., and Quigg, A. 2014 The influence of habitat construction technique on the ecological restoration of a brackish marsh. Ecological Engineering. 62: 33-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2013.10.021

Jiang, Y., Laverty, K.S., Brown, J., Nunez, M., Brown, L., Chagoya, J., Burow, M. and Quigg, A. 2014 Effects of fluctuating temperature and silicate supply on the growth, biochemical composition and lipid accumulation of Nitzschia sp. Bioresource Technology 154: 336–344. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2013.12.068

Zhao, Y. and Quigg, A. 2014 Nutrient limitation in Northern Gulf of Mexico (NGOM): phytoplankton communities and photosynthesis respond to nutrient pulse. PLOS One. 9(2): e88732. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0088732

Chuang, C-Y., Santschi, P.H., Jiang, Y., Ho, Y-F., Quigg, A., Guo, L., Ayranov, M. and Schumann, D. 2014  Important role of biomolecules from diatoms in the scavenging of particle-reactive radionuclides of thorium, protactinium, lead, polonium, and beryllium in the ocean: A case study with Phaeodactylum tricornutum.  Limnology and Oceanography. 59(4):  1256-1266. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2014.59.4.1256

Chagoya, J.C., Brown, J., Gomez, S.M., Zhang, J., Jiang, Y., Laverty, K., Brown, L., Quigg, A. and Burow, M. D. 2014 Media Optimization and Lipid Formation of Two Native Diatoms for Cultivation in the Southwest Texas Desert. Journal of Applied Phycology. 26: 2075-2085.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-014-0238-1

Chekalyuk, A., Barnard, A., Quigg, A., Hafez, M. and Zhao, Y. 2014 Aquatic Laser Fluorescence Analyzer: Field evaluation in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Optics express.  22 (18), 21641-21656. https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.021641

McInnes AS, Shepard AK, Raes EJ, Waite AM and Quigg, A.  2014 Simultaneous quantification of active carbon and nitrogen fixing communities and estimation of rates using fluorescence in situ hybridization and flow cytometry.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80: 6750-6759. http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.01962-14.

Steichen, J., Schulze, A., Brinkmeyer, R. and Quigg, A. 2014 All aboard! A biological survey of ballast water onboard vessels travelling the North Atlantic Ocean. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 87: 201-210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.07.058

Nunnally, C.C., DiMarco S.F., Quigg, A., Chapman, O., Rowe, G.T. 2014 Benthic-Pelagic Coupling in the Gulf of Mexico Hypoxic Area:  Sedimentary enhancement of eutrophic conditions and near bottom primary production. Continental Shelf Research. 85: 143-152. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2014.06.006

Publications - 2013
Publications - 2013

Quigg, A., Chin, W-C., Chen, C-S., Zhang, S., Jiang, Y., Miao, A-J., Schwehr, K.A, Xu, C. and Santschi, P.H. 2013. Direct and indirect toxic effects of engineered nanoparticles on algae: role of natural organic matter. Special Issue on Sustainable Nanotechnology in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 1: 686-702. https://doi.org/10.1021/sc400103x

Martin, R. E. and Quigg, A. 2013. Tiny Plants That Once Ruled the Seas. Scientific American. 308: 40-45. https://www.jstor.org/stable/26018265 

Quigg, A., Al-Ansi, M., Al Din, N.N., Wei, C.L., Nunnally, C.C., Al-Ansari, I.S., Rowe, G.T., Soliman, Y., Al-Maslamani, I., Mahmoud, I. and Youssef, N., 2013. Phytoplankton along the coastal shelf of an oligotrophic hypersaline environment in a semi-enclosed marginal sea: Qatar (Arabian Gulf). Continental Shelf Research60, pp.1-16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2013.04.015

Quigg, A., Nunnally, C.C., McInnes, A. S., Gay, S., Rowe, G., Dellapenna, T.M. and Davis, R. 2013. Hydrographic and biological controls in two subarctic fjords: an environmental case study of how climate change could impact phytoplankton communities. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 480: 21-37. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps10225

Roelke, D.L., Li, H-P., Hayden, N.J., Miller, C.J., Davis, S. E., Quigg, A. and Buyukates, Y. 2013. Co-occurring and opposing freshwater inflow effects on phytoplankton biomass, productivity and community composition of Galveston Bay, USA. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 477: 61–76.  https://doi.org/10.3354/meps10182

Bianchi, T. S., Garcia Tigreros, F.,Yvon-Lewis, S., Shields, M., Mills, H., Butman, D., Osburn, C., Raymond, P., Shank, C., DiMarco, S. F., Walker, N., Reese, B., Mullins, R., Quigg, A., Aiken, G.R., and Grossman, E. 2013. Enhanced Transfer of Terrestrially-Derived Carbon to the Atmosphere in a Flooding Event. Geophysical Research Letters. 40: 1-7. https://doi.org/10.1029/2012GL054145

Zhang, S., Jiang, Y., Chen, C-S., Creely, D., Schwehr, K.A., Quigg, A., Chin, W-C. and Santschi, P.H. 2013. Ameliorating Effects by Extracellular Polymeric Substances Excreted by Thalassiosira pseudonana on algal toxicity of CdSe Quantum Dots. Aquatic Toxicology. 126: 214-223 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2012.11.012.

Nunnally, C.C., Rowe, G.T., Thornton, D.C.O. and Quigg, A. 2013. Sedimentary oxygen consumption and nutrient regeneration in the Gulf of Mexico hypoxic zone. Journal of Coastal Research. Special Issue No. 63: 84-96. https://doi.org/10.2112/SI63-008.1

Quigg, A., Nunnally, C.C., McInnes, A. S., Gay, S., Rowe, G., Dellapenna, T.M. and Davis, R. 2013. Primary productivity in Simpson and Sheep Bay Alaska. Using a Fluorescence Induction and Relation (FIRe) system to measure phytoplankton activity in a remote location. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 480: 21-37. Reprint request

Roelke, D.L., Hayden, N., Li, H-P., Miller, C.J., Davis, S. E., Quigg, A. and Buyukates, Y. 2013. Insensitivity of seasonal plankton dynamics to inflows in a large, shallow bay system: A need for monitoring over spatial scales larger than the target system. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 477: 61-76. Reprint request

Armitage, A. R, Ho, C-K., and Quigg, A.  2013 The interactive effects of pulsed grazing disturbance and patch size vary among wetland arthropod guilds. PLOS One. 8(10): e76672. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0076672

Publications - 2012
Publications - 2012

Quigg, A., Kotabová, E., Jarešová, J., Kaňa, R.,  Šetlík, J., Šedivá, B., Komárek, O. and Prášil, O. 2012 Photosynthesis in Chromera velia represents a simple system with high efficiency. PLOS One. 7(10): e47036. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0047036

Dorado, S., Rooker, J.R., Wissel, B. and Quigg, A. 2012. Isotope baseline shifts in pelagic food webs of the Gulf of Mexico. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 464: 37-49. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps09854

Madrid, E. N., Armitage, A. R., and Quigg, A. 2012b. The photosynthetic response of four common wetland plant species to substrate salinity and nutrients in the South eastern United States. Journal of Coastal Research. 28: 1197-1207. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-11-00142.1

Madrid, E. N., Quigg, A., and Armitage, A. R. 2012a. Marsh construction techniques influence carbon production of emergent and submerged vegetation in a brackish marsh in the northwestern Gulf of Mexico.  Ecological Engineering. 42: 54-63. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2012.02.001Get

Quigg, A. 2012. Ecophysiology of selected tree species in the coastal temperate rainforests of Prince William Sound, Alaska. TREES Structure & Function. 26: 1123-1136. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00468-012-0689-4

Zhang, S., Jiang, Y., Chen, C-S., Spurgin, J., Schwehr, K.A., Quigg, A., Chin, W-C., and Santschi, P.H. 2012. Aggregation and dissolution of quantum dots in marine environments: the importance of extracellular polymeric substances. Environmental Science & Technology. 46: 8764-8772. https://doi.org/10.1021/es301000m

Martin, R. E. and Quigg, A. 2012. Evolving Phytoplankton Stoichiometry Fueled Diversification of the Marine Biosphere. Geosciences. Special Issue on Paleontology and Geo/Biological Evolution. 2: 130-146. https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences2020130

Bragg, J.G., Quigg, A., Raven, J.A., Wagner, A. 2012. Protein elemental sparing and codon usage bias are correlated among bacteria. Molecular Ecology. 21: 2480-2487. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05529.x

Jiang, Y., Yoshida, T., Quigg, A. 2012. Photosynthetic performance, lipid production and biomass composition in response to nitrogen limitation in marine microalgae. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 54: 70-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plaphy.2012.02.012

Steichen, J.L., Windham, R., Brinkmeyer, R. and Quigg, A., 2012. Ecosystem under pressure: Ballast water discharge into Galveston Bay, Texas (USA) from 2005-2010. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 64: 779-789. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2012.01.028

Publications - 2011
Publications - 2011

Chen, C-S., Anaya, J.M., Zhang, S., Spurgin, J. Chuang, C-Y., Xu, C., Miao, A-J., Chen, E.Y-T., Schwehr, K.A., Jiang, Y., Quigg, A., Santschi, P.H., and Chin, W-C. 2011. Effects of engineered nanoparticles on the assembly of exopolymeric substances from marine phytoplankton. PLos One. 6(7): e21865. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0021865

Sylvan, J. B., Quigg, A., Tozzi, S. and Ammerman, J.W. 2011. Mapping phytoplankton community physiology on a river impacted continental shelf: testing a multifaceted approach. Estuaries and Coasts. 34: 1220-1233. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-011-9415-5

Quigg, A., Sylvan, J. B., Gustafson, A. B., Fisher, T. R., Tozzi, S. and Ammerman, J. W. 2011b. Going west: Phosphorus limitation of primary production in the Northern Gulf of Mexico and the importance of the Atchafalaya River. Aquatic Geochemistry. 17: 519-544. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10498-011-9134-3

Maloney, B., Iliffe, T. M., Gelwick, F. and Quigg, A. 2011. Effect of nutrient enrichment on naturally occurring algal species in six cave pools of Bermuda. Phycologia. 50: 132-143. https://doi.org/10.2216/09-83.1

Xu, C., Santschi, P. H., Hung, C.-C., Zhang, S., Schwehr, K, A., Roberts, K.A., Guo, L., Gong, G.-C., Quigg, A., Long, R. A., Pinckney, J., Duan, S.W., Amon, R., and Wei, C-L. 2011. Controls of Th-234 removal from the oligotrophic ocean by polyuronic acids and modification by microbial activity. Marine Chemistry. 123: 111-126. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2010.10.005

Quigg, A., Irwin, A.J. and Finkel, Z.V. 2011a. Evolutionary imprint of endosymbiosis of elemental stoichiometry: testing inheritance hypotheses. Proceedings of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences. 278: 526-534. 10.1098/rspb.2010.1356

Publications - 2010
Publications - 2010

Miao, A-J., Luo, Z., Chen, C-S., Chin, W-C., Santschi, P. H. and Quigg, A. 2010. Intracellular uptake: A possible mechanism for Silver Engineered Nanoparticle Toxicity to a Freshwater Alga Ochromonas danica. PLos One. 5(12): e15196. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0015196

Miao, A-J., Luo, A., Chen, C-S., Chin, W-C., Santschi, P. H. and Quigg, A. 2010. Zinc Oxide-Engineered Nanoparticles: Dissolution and Toxicity to Marine Phytoplankton. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 29: 2814-2822. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.340

Quigg, A., Litherland, S., Phillips, J.A., & Kevekordes, K. 2010. Phytoplankton productivity across Moreton Bay, Australia: the impact of water quality, light and nutrients on spatial patterns. In, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Marine Biological Workshop, The Marine Fauna and Flora of Moreton Bay, Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum — Nature. 54 (3): 355-372. Brisbane, Australia. Reprint request 

Quigg, A., Irwin, A.J. and Finkel, Z.V. 2010. Evolutionary imprint of endosymbiosis of elemental stoichiometry: testing inheritance hypotheses. Proceedings of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences. doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.1356. Published online in September. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2010.1356

McInnes, A. and Quigg, A. 2010. Near-Annual Fish Kills in Small Embayments: Casual versus Causal Factors.  Journal of Coastal Research. 26: 957-966. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-10-00006.1

Hung, C-C., Xu, C., Santschi, P. H., Zhang, S-J., Schwehr, K. A., Quigg, A., Guo, L., Gong, G-C., Pinckney, J., Long, R.A., and Wei, C-L. 2010. Evaluation of the POC and 234Th fluxes in the Gulf of Mexico from sediment traps and size-fractionated POC/234Th ratios in suspended particles. Marine Chemistry. 121: 132-144. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marchem.2010.03.011

Flynn, K.J., Raven, J.A., Rees, T.A.K., Finkel, Z. V., Quigg, A., Beardall, J. 2010. Is the growth rate hypothesis applicable to microalgae? Journal of Phycology. 46: 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1529-8817.2009.00756.x

Finkel, Z. V., Beardall, J., Flynn, K. J., Quigg, A., Rees, T. A. K., and Raven, J. A. 2010. Phytoplankton in a changing world: cell size and elemental stoichiometry. Journal of Plankton Research. 32: 119-137. https://doi.org/10.1093/plankt/fbp098

Publications - 2009
Publications - 2009

Suggett, D. J., Stambler, N. Prášil, O., Kolber, Z., Quigg, A., Vázquez-Domínguez, E., Zohary, T., Berman, T., Iluz, D., Levitan, O., Lawson, T., Meeder, E., Lazar, B., Bar-Zeev, E., Medova, H. & Berman-Frank, I. 2009. Nutrient control of oceanic microbial growth during spring in the Gulf of Aqaba. Aquatic Microbial Ecology. 56: 227-239. https://doi.org/10.3354/ame01357

Beardall, J., Ihnken, S. and Quigg, A. 2009. Gross and Net Primary Production: Closing the Gap between Concepts and Measurements.  Aquatic Microbial Ecology. 56: 227-239. https://doi.org/10.3354/ame01305

Quigg, A., Broach, L., Denton, W. and Miranda, R. 2009. Water quality in the Dickinson Bayou watershed (Texas, Gulf of Mexico) and health issues. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 58: 896-904. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2009.01.012

Miao, A-J., Schwehr, K., Xu, C., Zhang, S-J., Quigg, A., and Santschi, P.H. 2009. The algal toxicity of silver engineered nanoparticles and detoxification by exopolymeric substances. Environmental Pollution. 157: 3034-3041. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2009.05.047

Publications - 2008
Publications - 2008

Beardall, J., Allen, D., Bragg, J., Finkel, Z. V., Flynn, K. J., Quigg, A., Rees, T. A. K., Richardson, A. and Raven, J. A. 2008. Allometry and stoichiometry of unicellular, colonial and multicellular phytoplankton. New Phytologist. 181: 295-309. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02660.x

Quigg, A., Kevekordes, K. & Phillips, J.A. 2008. Ecophysiological status of nine species of macroalgae and seagrasses in Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia. Eds Peter J.F. Davie and Julie A. Phillips. In, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Marine Biological Workshop, The Marine Fauna and Flora of Moreton Bay, Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum - Nature. 54: 391-403. Brisbane, Australia. Reprint request

Thronson, A. and Quigg, A. 2008. Fifty five years of fish kills in Coastal Texas. Estuaries and Coasts. 31: 802-813. *Highlighted in Coastal and Estuarine Science News, October 2008. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-008-9056-5

Navarro, E., Baun, A., Behra, R., Hartmann, N.I.B., Filser, J., Miao, A-J., Quigg, A., Santschi, P.H. and Sigg, L. 2008. Ecotoxicity of nanoparticles on algae, plants and fungi: state of the art and future needs. Special issue on Ecotoxicology: Chemistry and Risk Assessment of Nanoparticles. 17: 372-386. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10646-008-0214-0

Quigg, A. 2008. Trace Elements. Eds Sven Erik Jørgensen and Brian D. Fath. In, Ecological Stoichiometry in the Encyclopedia of Ecology. Vol. [5] 3564-3573 pp. Oxford, Elsevier. Reprint request 

Martin, R. E., Quigg, A. and Podkovyrov, V. 2008. The evolution of ocean stoichiometry and diversification of the marine biosphere. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 258: 277-291. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2007.11.003

Publications - 2007
Publications - 2007

Sylvan, J. B., Quigg, A., Tozzi, S. and Ammerman, J.W. 2007. Eutrophication induced phosphorus limitation in the Mississippi River Plume: Evidence from fast repetition rate fluorometry. Limnology and Oceanography. 52: 2679-2685. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2007.52.6.2679

Berman-Frank, I., Quigg, A., Finkel, Z. V., Haramaty, L. and Irwin, A.J. 2007. Cyanobacterial strategy of nitrogen-fixation influences diazotroph dependence on iron resources. Limnology and Oceanography. 52: 2260-2269. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2007.52.5.2260

Finkel, Z. V., Quigg, A., Chiampi, R., Schofield, O. and Falkowski, P. G. 2007. Phylogenetic diversity in Cd:P regulation by marine phytoplankton. Limnology and Oceanography. 52: 1131-1138. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2007.52.3.1131

Publications - 2006
Publications - 2006

Finkel, Z. V., Quigg, A., Raven, J. A., Reinfelder, J., Schofield, O. E. and Falkowski, P. G. 2006. Irradiance-induced changes in the elemental stoichiometry of marine phytoplankton. Limnology and Oceanography. 51: 2690-2701. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2006.51.6.2690

Quigg, A., Kevekordes, K., Raven, J. A. and Beardall, J. 2006. Limitations on microalgal growth at very low photon flux densities: the role of energy slippage and H+ leakage. Photosynthesis Research. 88: 299-310. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11120-006-9052-1

Quigg, A., Reinfelder, J.R. and Fisher, N. S. 2006. Copper-uptake kinetics in diverse marine phytoplankton. Limnology and Oceanography. 51(2): 893-899. https://doi.org/10.4319/lo.2006.51.2.0893

Publications - 2005
Publications - 2005

Raven, J.A., Andrews, M. and Quigg, A. 2005. The evolution of oligotrophy: implications for the breeding of crop plants for low input agricultural systems. Annals of Applied Biology. 146: 1-20. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7348.2005.040138.x

Publications - 2004
Publications - 2004

Falkowski, P. G., Katz, M. E., Knoll, A. H., Quigg, A., Raven, J. A., Schofield, O. and Taylor, F. J. R. 2004. The evolutionary history of eukaryotic phytoplankton. Science. 305: 354-360. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.1095964

Raven, J.A., Andrews, M. and Quigg A. 2004. The evolution of oligotrophy in relation to the breeding of crop plants for low input agricultural systems. In Aspects of Applied Biology. 72, pp. 99-100, published by the Association of Applied Biologists, c/o Warwick HRI, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7348.2005.040138.x

Publications - 2003
Publications - 2003

Beardall, J., Quigg, A. and Raven, J.A. 2003. Oxygen consumption: Photorespiration and chlororespiration. (Chapter 8) In Photosynthesis in the Algae. [Eds.] T. Larkum, JA. Raven, and S. Douglas. Advances in Photosynthesis Series, Kluwer Academic Publishing. pp. 157-181. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-1038-2_8

Quigg, A., Finkel, Z.V., Irwin, A.J., Reinfelder, J.R., Rosenthal, Y., Ho, T-Y., Schofield, O., Morel, F. M. M. and Falkowski, P.G. 2003. The evolutionary inheritance of elemental stoichiometry in marine phytoplankton. Nature. 425: 291-294. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature01953

Ho, T-Y., Quigg, A., Finkel, Z.V., Milligan, A., Wyman, K., Falkowski, P.G. and Morel, F.M.M. 2003. On the elemental composition of some marine phytoplankton. Journal of Phycology. 39: 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0022-3646.2003.03-090.x

Quigg, A. and Beardall, J. 2003. Protein turnover in relation to maintenance metabolism at low photon flux in two marine microalgae. Plant, Cell and Environment. 26: 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3040.2003.01004.x

Quigg, A., Beardall, J. and Wydrzynski, T. 2003. An investigation of the photosynthetic O2 - evolving reactions in two marine microalgae as a function of the photon flux during growth. Functional Plant Biology. 30: 301-308. https://doi.org/10.1071/FP02140

Publications - 2001
Publications - 2001

Roberts, S., Beattie, G., Beardall, J. and Quigg, A. 2001. Primary production, phytoplankton nutrient status and bacterial production in the Derwent River, Tasmania. Technical Report prepared for Norske Skog Paper Mills (Australia) Ltd. Derwent River ERA, Task 7. Reprint request