Navigation Links
MBL scientist Bruce Peterson wins ASLO Lifetime Achievement Award
Date:2/15/2013

MBL, WOODS HOLE, MADr. Bruce J. Peterson, a senior scholar at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) has been selected by the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) to receive the 2013 Alfred C. Redfield Lifetime Achievement Award. The award honors the career achievements of an aquatic scientist whose work is recognized for its importance and long-term influence. Dr. Peterson is being honored for "innovative and transformative studies of carbon, nutrient, and water cycles at process, ecosystem, and global scales." He will receive the award at the ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting in New Orleans on February 17.

Dr. Peterson has made seminal contributions in fields ranging from oceanography to limnology, biogeochemistry, ecology, and hydrology. Among these are his use of new methods of analysis, his excellence as a synthesizer, and numerous scientific publications.

"I'm surprised and very excited," said Dr. Peterson, who began his career at the MBL nearly 40 years ago. "This honor puts a capstone on my career and gives me an opportunity to reflect and put things in context, which is something I never would have done unless I received this award."

"This is the premier ASLO award and it could have not been presented to a finer scientist," said ASLO President John Downing.

Throughout his career, Dr. Peterson has studied the cycles that influence ecosystem behavior. His work is relevant to the management and prediction of ecosystem properties in Arctic streams and rivers, nitrogen cycling in headwater streams and estuaries, and the impacts of climate change on the freshwater cycle of the Arctic.

Much of Dr. Peterson's research has been based at Alaska's Toolik Field Station, where, for the last 30 years, he and his colleagues have conducted a nutrient enrichment experiment in the Kuparuk River. The experiment has revealed a general principle of how streams respond to disturbance and is be
'/>"/>

Contact: Gina Hebert
ghebert@mbl.edu
508-289-7725
Marine Biological Laboratory
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Biodiversity protects against disease, scientists find
2. Scientists develop improved fire management tools for Africas savannas
3. U-M environmental scientist Joel Blum wins 2013 Patterson Award for research on mercury
4. NTU Provost receives prestigious Imperial College fellowship joining the ranks of top UK scientists
5. Southern insect scientists to meet in Baton Rouge in March
6. Scientists discover how animals taste, and avoid, high salt concentrations
7. Stanford scientist uncovers the reproductive workings of a harvester ant dynasty
8. Mainz scientists confirm original tetrahedral model of the molecular structure of water
9. Got to go? Harvard scientists figure out how you know
10. Scientists using holiday snaps to identify whale sharks
11. A*STAR scientists groundbreaking discovery of nucleus structure crucial to understanding diseases
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
MBL scientist Bruce Peterson wins ASLO Lifetime Achievement Award
(Date:10/15/2014)... of Life, is a non-traditional biophysics textbook and it ... is a journey of discovery into biological systems and ... biological regulation. It is about how our genes make ... the billions of cells in an organism. It quantifies ... principles, which can be found on both large and ...
(Date:10/15/2014)... Alt will be awarded the 44th Rosenstiel Award for ... his pioneering research exploring the mechanisms of genomic instability ... cells. Alt is the second alumnus to win the ... Prize in 2003. , Alt is the Charles A. ... Harvard Medical School and an investigator at the Howard ...
(Date:10/14/2014)... house fly genome for the first time, revealing robust ... that thrives in pathogen-rich dung piles and garbage heaps. ... Genome Biology , will increase understanding of house ... adapt to resist insecticides, which could lead to novel ... and transmit more than 100 human and animal diseases, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New book about life as seen from physics 2Brandeis awards 44th Rosenstiel Award to pioneering geneticist Fred Alt 2House fly genome reveals expanded immune system 2
... SANTA CRUZ, CA--Researchers at the University of California, Santa Cruz, ... migrations of elephant seals have compiled one of the largest ... and diving behavior at sea in unprecedented detail. ... PLoS ONE focuses on the annual migrations of adult ...
... saliva of the Gila monster lizard is effective in ... Academy, University of Gothenburg, have tested the drug on ... food and chocolate. An increasing number of patients ... preparation called Exenatide, which helps them to control their ...
... have now been found in shipwrecks both in the Baltic ... the results, presented in the Journal of Archaeological Science, ... University. A few years ago scientists reported large quantities ... warship Vasa, resulting in the development of sulphuric acid ...
Cached Biology News:Elephant seal tracking reveals hidden lives of deep-diving animals 2Elephant seal tracking reveals hidden lives of deep-diving animals 3Drugs from lizard saliva reduces the cravings for food 2Sulphur and iron compounds common in old shipwrecks 2
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014 OncLive® is ... Center at Thomas Jefferson University has joined its ... Strategic Alliance Partnership program, the Sidney Kimmel Cancer ... raise awareness of the Center’s cutting-edge research programs, ... Clinicians and other health care professionals from the ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... Industry Meeting (ABIM). ABIM will take ... More information about ABIM 2014 is now ... , Delegates representing companies and organizations from ... and obtain information on the latest products ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... The Asia-Pacific Speech Analytics market report defines ... analysis and forecast of revenue. This market is estimated ... million by 2019, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate ... through the TOC of the Asia-Pacific Speech Analytics market ... provided. It also provides a glimpse of the segmentation ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... According to market research report “Outdoor ... Wireless gateways)]- Global Advancements, Forecasts and Analysis (2013 ... Wi-Fi market with analysis and forecasting of the ... the drivers and the restrains for this market ... challenges. , Browse 65 market data tables and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University Partners With OncLive 2Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University Partners With OncLive 3The Asia-Pacific Speech Analytics market is estimated to reach $208 million by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2The Asia-Pacific Speech Analytics market is estimated to reach $208 million by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3The Asia-Pacific Speech Analytics market is estimated to reach $208 million by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4Outdoor Wi-Fi Market (by Access Points, WLAN Controllers, Wireless gateways) Expected to Cross $37.2 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Outdoor Wi-Fi Market (by Access Points, WLAN Controllers, Wireless gateways) Expected to Cross $37.2 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Outdoor Wi-Fi Market (by Access Points, WLAN Controllers, Wireless gateways) Expected to Cross $37.2 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4
...   Reportlinker.com announces that a new market ... , Strategic Analysis of the Collagen ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0760990/Strategic-Analysis-of-the-Collagen-Peptide-Market-in-the-United-States.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Biomaterial This ... peptides. The historical period is from 2007, ...
... Jan. 17, 2012  Synthetic Genomics Inc. (SGI), a privately ... a wide range of global challenges, today announced they ... Nutritional Products. Stagnitti is a proven leader with experience ... high value food and nutritional products for humans and ...
... Using growth factors derived from a woman,s own blood, ... developed a simple, office-based procedure that appears to markedly ... preliminary results of this procedure, which involves the injection ... on the upper wall of the vagina and the ...
Cached Biology Technology:Strategic Analysis of the Collagen Peptide Market in the United States 2Synthetic Genomics Inc. Hires Industry Leader George E. Stagnitti to Head Food and Nutritional Products Development Program 2"O-Shot™" May Improve Female Sexual Response 2"O-Shot™" May Improve Female Sexual Response 3
... DuoSet ELISA Development kit contains the basic ... ELISAs to measure natural and recombinant Feline ... Each kit contains sufficient materials to run ... that the following conditions are met: ...
Request Info...
... Provide us with target blotted protein on ... (preferably in water), The N-terminal sequence of ... on samples purified by HPLC or mono-and ... (Polyvinylidene difluoride) membranes using the well known ...
Recombinant Ovine (Sheep) Growth Hormone, Ultra Pure...
Biology Products: