In review or revision

  • Bannon, C., Rapp, I, Bertrand, E. M. Community interaction co-limitation: nutrient limitation in a marine microbial community context. In revision, Frontiers in Microbiology.
  • Black, E. E., Algar, C. A., Armstrong, M., Kienast S. S. Advances in constraining coastal carbon export: A study of Bedford Basin, Nova Scotia. Limnology and Oceanography, In review.
  • Soto, M. A., Desai, D, LaRoche, J, Bertrand, E.M. Cobalamin producers and prokaryotic consumers in the Northwest Atlantic. In revision, Environmental Microbiology
  • Steinberg, D.K., Stamieszkin, K., Maas, A.E., Durkin, C.A., Passow, U., Estapa, M.L., Omand, M.M., McDonnell, A.M.P., Karp-Boss, L., Galbraith, M., Siegel, D.A. The outsized role of salps in carbon export in the subarctic Northeast Pacific Ocean. PNAS, In revision.


  • Lasse Riemann, Eyal Rahav, Uta Passow, Hans-Peter Grossart, Dirk de Beer, Isabell Klawonn, Meri Eichner, Mar Benavides, Edo Bar Zeev. Planktonic aggregates as hotspots for heterotrophic diazotrophy: the plot thickens. Frontiers in Microbiology, Accepted.
  • Lehmann N, Kienast M, Granger J, Tremblay J.-É. Physical and biogeochemical influences on nutrients through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago: Insights from nitrate isotope ratios. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2021JC018179 
  • McCain JSP, EM Bertrand. Phytoplankton antioxidant systems and their contributions to cellular elemental stoichiometry. Limnology and Oceanography Letters 7(2), 96-111, doi: 10.1002/lol2.10233 
  • Morgan S., Luy E., Furlong A., and Sieben V. A submersible phosphate analyzer for marine environments based on inlaid microfluidics, Analytical Methods, 14(1), pp. 22-33, Front Cover, doi: 10.1039/d1ay01876k 


  • Bianchi, T.S., Anand, M., Bauch, C.T., Canfield, D.E., De Meester, L., Fennel, K., Groffman, P.M. Pace, M.L., Saito, M., and Simpson, M.J., Ideas and perspectives: Biogeochemistry – Some Key Foci for the Future, Biogeosciences, 18, 3005–3013, doi: 10.5194/bg-18-3005-2021 
  • Hughes, C., G. Liu, W. Perrie, and J. Sheng.  Impact of wave breaking, Langmuir turbulence and Stokes drift on upper ocean dynamics under hurricane conditions, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126, e2021JC017388, doi: 10.1029/2021JC017388 
  • Laurent, A., Fennel, K., Kuhn, A.: An observation-based evaluation and ranking of historical Earth system model simulations in the northwest North Atlantic Ocean, Biogeosciences, 18, 1803–1822, doi: 10.5194/bg-18-1803-2021 
  • Liang,Y., Bretherton, L., Brown, C.M., Passow, U., Quigg, A., Irwin, A.J., Finkel, Z.: Transcriptome-wide responses of aggregates of the diatom Odontella aurita to oil. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 671, 67-79, doi: 10.3354/meps13749 
  • Lin, S., J. Sheng, K. Ohashi, and Q. Song, Wave-current interactions during Hurricanes Earl and Igor, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126, doi: 10.1029/2021JC017609 
  • McCain JSP, A Tagliabue, E Susko, EP Achterberg, AE Allen, EM Bertrand. Cellular costs underpin micronutrient limitation in phytoplankton. Science Advances 7(32), eabg6501, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abg6501 
  • Rutherford, K., Fennel, K., Atamanchuk, D., Wallace, D., and Thomas, H. A modeling study of temporal and spatial pCO2 variability on the biologically active and temperature-dominated Scotian Shelf, Biogeosciences, 18, 6271-6286, doi: 10.5194/bg-18-6271-2021 
  • Schlegel, R. W., E. C. J. Oliver and K. Chen. Drivers of marine heatwaves in the Northwest Atlantic: the role of air-sea interaction during onset and decline, Frontiers in Marine Science, 8, 627970, doi: 10.3389/fmars.2021.627970 
  • Sherwood O, Davin S, Lehmann N, Buchwald C, Edinger E N, Lehmann M, Kienast M. Stable isotope ratios in seawater nitrate reflect the influence of Pacific water along the Northwest Atlantic margin. Biogeoscience, 18, 4491–4510, doi:10.5194/bg-18-4491-2021 
  • Siegel, D. et al. (incl. Passow, U.) An Operational Overview of the EXport Processes in the Ocean from RemoTe Sensing (EXPORTS) Northeast Pacific Field Deployment. Elementa Science of the Anthropogene, 9, 00107, doi:10.1525/elementa.2020.00107


  • Black, E. E., Kienast, S. S., Lemaitre, N., Lam, P. J., Anderson, R. F., Planquette, H., Buesseler, K. O. Ironing Out Fe Residence Time in the Dynamic Upper Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi:10.1029/2020GB006592
  • Chai, F., Johnson, K. S., Claustre, H., Xing, X., Wang, Y., Boss, E., Riser, S., Fennel, K., Oscar Schofield, O., Sutton, A. Monitoring ocean biogeochemistry with autonomous platforms, Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, doi:10.1038/s43017-020-0053-y
  • Lin, S., and J. Sheng. Revisiting dependence of the drag coefficient at the sea surface on wind speed and sea state. Continental Shelf Research, 207, 104188, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2020.104188
  • Lin, S., J. Sheng, J. Xing. Performance evaluation of parameterizations for wind input and wave dissipation in the spectral wave model for the northwest Atlantic Ocean. Atmosphere-Ocean, 58, 258-286, doi:10.1080/07055900.2020.1790336
  • Wang, P., J. Sheng. Effects of wave-induced vertical Reynolds stress on upper-ocean momentum transfer over the Scotian Shelf during extreme weather events. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 33, 100954, doi:10.1016/j.rsma.2019.100954
  • Wang, Y., J. Sheng, Y. Lu. Examining tidal impacts on seasonal circulation and hydrography variability over the eastern Canadian shelf using a coupled circulation-ice regional model, Progress in Oceanography, 102448, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2020.102448
  • Wang, Y., R. Greatbatch, Claus, J. Sheng. Decomposing barotropic transport variability in a high-resolution model of the North Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research, 124, doi:10.1029/2019JC015516
  • Zhao, J. Azad, M. B, Bertrand, E. M. and many others. Canadian Science Meets Parliament: Building relationships between scientists and policymakers. Science and Public Policy, 48(4), 447–450, doi:10.1093/scipol/scz062

Books and book chapters

  • Prior, T., Seck, S.L., and Udo, U. (2021). Human Rights at the Ocean Climate Nexus: opening the doors for the participation of Indigenous peoples, youth, and women. Ocean Yearbook, submitted.
  • Steiner, N and VanderZwaag, D. L. (2021). Ocean Acidification and the Arctic: Regional Scientific and Governance Responses. In VanderZwaag, D.L., Oral, N. and Stephens, T. (eds), Research Handbook on Ocean Acidification Law and Policy. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, accepted.
  • Unwana, U., Prior, T. & Seck, S.L. (2021). Human Rights at the Ocean-Climate Nexus: Opening Doors for the Participation of Indigenous Peoples, Children and Youth, and Gender Diversity,Ocean Yearbook, 36, accepted
  • VanderZwaag, D.L., Berk, K., Seck, S. (2022). The Canadian Legal Framework Governing Ocean Carbon Dioxide Removal Technologies. In R.M. Webb, K. Silverman-Roati and M.B. Gerrard (eds.), Ocean Carbon Dioxide Removal for Climate Mitigation: The Legal Framework. UK Edward Elgar, accepted.
  • VanderZwaag, D.L., Oral, N. and Stephens, T. (eds.) (2021). Research Handbook on Ocean Acidification Law and Policy. Cheltenham UK: Edward Elgar.
  • VanderZwaag, D.L., Oral, N. and Stephens, T. (2021). Introduction to the Research Handbook on Ocean Acidification Law and Policy. In VanderZwaag, D.L., Oral, N. and Stephens, T. (eds.), Research Handbook on Ocean Acidification Law and Policy. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, accepted.
  • von Storch, H., Fennel, K., Jensen, J., Lewis, K., Ratter, B., Schlurmann, T., Wahl, T., Zhang W. (2021). Climate and Coast. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science. Oxford University Press, doi:10.1093/scipol/scz062