IN THE SCHOOL OF OCEAN AND EARTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGYUNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I AT MANOA

Faculty: Brian N. Popp

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Research Fields

  • Stable Isotope Biogeochemistry

Reseach Topics

  • Controls on carbon isotopic fractionation in marine microalgae
  • Origins of trace gases in seawater
  • Trophic structure and toxin biomagnifications in pelagic and reef fishes
  • Effect of commercial fishing on the trophic structure of pelagic fish
  • Hydrothermal vent biogeochemistry
  • Technology of isotope ratio measurements in organic materials and trace gases

Research Themes

Courses Commonly Taught

  • Undergraduate
  • GG101 Dynamic Earth
  • Graduate
  • GG639 Stable Isotope Biogeochemistry

Laboratories

  • Isotope Biogeochemistry Laboratory