Howard E.M., C.A.Durkin, G.M.M. Hennon, F. Ribalet, R.H.R. Stanley. Biological production, export efficiency, and phytoplankton communities across 8000 km of the South Atlantic: Basin scale similarity with mesoscale variability. (submitted)

Estapa, M., C. A. Durkin, K. O. Buesseler, R. Johnson, M. Feen. Carbon flux from bio-optical profiling floats: calibrating transmissometers for use as optical sediment traps. (in revision)


Durkin, C. A., J. A. Koester, S. J. Bender, E. V. Armbrust.  2016. The evolution of silicon transporters in diatoms. Journal of Phycology (in press) (link to full text)

Durkin, C. A., B. A. S. Van Mooy, S. T. Dyhrman, K. O. Buesseler. 2016. Sinking phytoplankton associated with carbon flux in the Atlantic Ocean. Limnology and Oceanography 61:1172-1187  (link to full text)

Durkin, C. A., Estapa, M. L., K. O. Buesseler. 2015. Observations of carbon export by small sinking particles in the upper mesopelagic. Marine Chemistry.175: 72-81 (link to full text) (PDF)

Bender, S.J., C.A. Durkin, C.T. Berthiaume, R.L. Morales, E.V. Armbrust. 2014. Transcriptional responses of three model diatoms to nitrate limitation of growth. Frontiers in Marine Science, 1: 1-15. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2014.00003 (link to full text)

Durkin, C.A, S.J. Bender, K.Y.K. Chan, K. Gaessner, D. Grunbaum, E.V. Armbrust. 2013. Silicic acid supplied to coastal diatom communities influences cellular silicification and the potential export of carbon. Limnology and Oceanography. 58: 1707-1726. (link) (PDF)

Durkin, C.A., A. Marchetti, S.J. Bender, T. Truong, R. Morales, and E.V. Armbrust. 2012. Frustule-related gene transcription and the influence of diatom community composition on silica precipitation in an iron-limited environment. Limnology and Oceanography 57: 1619-1633. (link) (PDF)

Marchetti, A.M., D.M. Schruth, C.A. Durkin, M.S. Parker, R. Kodner, C.T. Berthiaume, R. Morales, A.E. Allen, and E.V. Armbrust. 2012. Comparative metatranscriptomics identifies molecular bases for the physiological responses of phytoplankton to varying iron availability. PNAS. 109: E317-E325 (link to full text) (PDF)

Rhodes, L.D., C.A. Rice, C.M. Greene, D.J. Teel, S.L. Nance, P. Moran, C.A. Durkin, and S.B. Gezhegne. 2011. Nearshore ecosystem predictors of a bacterial infection in juvenile Chinook salmon. Marine Ecology Progress Series 432: 161-172 (PDF) 

Ribalet, F., A. Marchetti, K.A. Hubbard, K. Brown, C.A. Durkin, R. Morales, M. Robert, J.E. Swalwell, P.D. Tortell, and E.V. Armbrust. 2010. Unveiling a phytoplankton hotspot at a narrow boundary between coastal and offshore waters. PNAS. 107: 16571-16576. (link to full text) (PDF)

Durkin, C.A, T. Mock, and E.V. Armbrust. 2009. Chitin in diatoms and its association with the cell wall. Eukaryotic Cell. 8: 1038-1050. (link to full text)  (PDF)

Mock, T., M. P. Samanta, V. Iverson, C. Berthiaume, M. Robison, K. Holtermann, C. Durkin, S.S. BonDurant, K. Richmond, M. Rodesch, T. Kallas, E. L. Huttlin, F. Cerrina, M. R. Sussmann, and E. V. Armbrust. 2008. Whole-genome expression profiling of the marine diatom Thalassiosira pseudonana identifies genes involved in silicon bioprocesses. PNAS 105:1579-1584. (link to full text) (PDF)

Bowler, C., and others. 2008. The Phaeodactylum genome reveals the evolutionary history of diatom genomes. Nature 456: 239-244. (link to full text) (PDF)

Rhodes, L.D., C.A. Durkin, S.L. Nance, C.A. Rice. 2006. Prevalence and analysis of Renibacterium salmoninarum infection among juvenile Chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha in North Puget Sound. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 71: 179–190. (link) (PDF)

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