VERTIGO Manuscripts - in preparation, submitted and published

Bishop, J.K.B., and T. J. Wood (2008). Particulate matter chemistry and dynamics in the twilight zone at VERTIGO ALOHA and K2 sites. Deep-Sea Research I, 55(12): 1684-1706. Science Direct link.

Boyd, P.W. et al. (2008). Quantifying the surface-subsurface biogeochemical coupling during the VERTIGO ALOHA and K2 studies. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1578-1593.

Buesseler, Ken O., and Philip W. Boyd (2009). Shedding light on processes that control particle export and flux attenuation in the twilight zone of the open ocean. Limnology and Oceanography, 54(4): 1210-1232.

Buesseler, K.O. and and R.S. Lampitt (2008). Introduction to Understanding the Ocean's Biological Pump: results from VERTIGO. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1519-1521.

Buesseler, K.O., S. Pike, K. Maiti, C.H. Lamborg, D.A. Siegel and T.W. Trull (2009). Thorium-234 as a tracer of spatial, temporal and vertical variability in particle flux in the North Pacific. Deep-Sea Research I, 56 (1143-1167) doi:10.101b/j.dsr.2009.04.001.

Buesseler, K.O., et al. (2008). VERTIGO (VERtical Transport In the Global Ocean): a study of particle sources and flux attenuation in the North Pacific. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1522-1539.

Buesseler, K.O., C.H. Lamborg, P.W. Boyd, P.J. Lam, T.W. Trull, R.R. Bidigare, J.K.B. Bishop, K.L. Casciotti, F. Dehairs, M. Elskens, M. Honda, D.M. Karl, D. Siegel, M.W. Silver, D.K. Steinberg, J. Valdes, B. Van Mooy and S. Wilson (2007). Revisiting Carbon Flux Through the Ocean's Twilight Zone . Science, 316 (5824): 567-470, DOI: 10.1126/science.1137959.

Casciotti, K. et al. (2008). Constraints on nitrogen cycling at the subtropical North Pacific Station ALOHA from isotopic measurements of nitrate and particulate nitrogen. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1661-1672.

Dehairs, F., S. Jacquet, N. Savoye, B.A.S. Van Mooy, K.O. Buesseler, J.K.B. Bishop, C.H. Lamborg, M. Elskens, W. Baeyens, P.W. Boyd, K.L. Casciotti and C. Monnin (2008). Barium in twilight zone suspended matter as a potential proxy for particulate organic carbon mineralization: Results for the North Pacific. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1673-1683.

Elskens, M. et al. (2008). Primary, new and export production in the NW Pacific Subarctic Gyre during the VERTIGO K2 experiments. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1594-1604.

Honda, M.C., K. Sasaoka, H.Kawakami, K. Matsumoto, Watanabe and T. Dickey (2009). Application of underwater optical data to estimation of primary productivity. Deep-Sea Research I,doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2009.08.009

Honda, M. C., H. Kawakami, K. Sasaoka, S. Watanabe and T. Dickey (2006). Quick transport of primary produced organic carbon to the ocean interior. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L16603, doi:10.1029/2006GL026466.

Kobari, T. et al. (2008). Impacts of the ontogenetically migrating copepods on downward carbon flux in the western subarctic Pacific Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1648-1660.

Lam, P. J., and J. K. B. Bishop (2008), The continental margin is a key source of iron to the HNLC North Pacific Ocean. Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L07608, doi:10.1029/2008GL033294.

Lamborg, C. et al. (2008). The flux of bio- and lithogenic material associated with sinking particles in the mesopelagic “Twilight Zone” of the northwest and north central Pacific Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1540-1563.

Lamborg, C. et al. (2008). Sinking fluxes of minor and trace elements in the North Pacific Ocean measured during the VERTIGO program. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15):1564-1577.

Siegel, D.A., E. Fields and K.O. Buesseler (2008). A bottom-up view of the biological pump: Modeling source funnels above ocean sediment traps. Deep-Sea Research I, 55: 108-127.

Steinberg, D.K., et al. (2008). A comparison of mesopelagic zooplankton community structure in the subtropical and subarctic Pacific Ocean. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1615-1635.

Steinberg, D.K., B.A.S. Van Mooy, K.O. Buesseler, P.W. Boyd, T. Kobari and D.M. Karl (2008). Bacterial vs. zooplankton control of sinking particle flux in the ocean's twilight zone. Limnol. Oceanogr., 53(4): 1327-1338.

Trull, T. et al. (2008). In-situ measurement of mesopelagic particle sinking rates and the control of carbon transfer to the ocean interior during the Vertical Flux in the Global Ocean (VERTIGO) voyages in the North Pacific. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1684-1695.

Ueda, A., T. Kobari and D.K. Steinberg (2008). Body length, weight and chemical composition of the ontogenetically migrating copepods in the Western Subarctic Gyre of North Pacific Ocean. Bull. Plankton Soc. Japan, 55(2): 107-114 (in Japanese with English abstract).

Wilson, S.E. and D.K. Steinberg (2010). Autotrophic picoplankton in mesozooplankton guts: evidence of aggregate feeding in the mesopelagic zone and export of small phytoplankton. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 412:11-27, doi: 10.3354/meps08648.

Wilson, S.E. et al. (2008). Changes in fecal pellet characteristics with depth as indicators of zooplankton repackaging of particles in the mesopelagic zone. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15): 1636-1647.

Zhang, Y., et al. (2008). Comparative studies on picoplankton biomass and community structure in different provinces from subarctic to subtropical oceans. Deep-Sea Research II, 55(14-15):1605-1635.