OCCRI Researchers

Title: Research Associate
Name: Norman M. Scully
Institution: Portland State University
Department: Biology
Education:

PhD, Université Laval, 1998
MS, York University, 1995
BS (Honours), Trent University, 1992


Research Theme: Methyl halide and nitrous oxide emissions from coastal waters. Interaction of photochemical and microbial processes and their relationship to the availability of carbon and nitrogen.

Research Fields:

Biogeochemistry

Professional Activities:

Journal Reviewer: Antarctic Science, Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Ecosystems, Environmental Science and Technology, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Journal of Geophysical Research, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology, Limnology and Oceanography, Marine Ecology Progress Series, and Photochemistry and Photobiology.

Proposal Reviewer: National Science Foundation; Chemical Oceanography, Hydrologic Sciences, Arctic Natural Sciences, Geobiology and Low-Temperature Geochemistry, Atmospheric Chemistry.

Selected Publications:

Scully, N.M., N. Maie, S.K. Dailey, J.N. Boyer, R.D. Jones and R. Jaffé. 2004. Early diagenesis of plant derived dissolved organic matter along a wetland, mangrove, estuary ecotone. Limnol. Oceanogr. 49: 1667-1678.

Scully, N.M., L.J. Tranvik and W.J. Cooper. 2003. Photochemical effects on the interaction of enzymes and dissolved organic matter in natural waters. Limnol. Oceanogr. 48: 1818-1824.

Kieber D.J., B.M. Peake and N.M. Scully. 2003. Reactive Oxygen Species in Aquatic Ecosystems. UV effects in aquatic organisms and ecosystems. E. Walter Helbling and Horacio Zagarese, Editors, Comprehensive Series in Photosciences, Donat-P. Häder, Giulio Jori (Series eds.) European Society for Photobiology. Royal Society of Chemistry Publishers. pp 251-288.

Scully, N.M. and W.L. Miller. 2000. Spatial and temporal dynamics of colored dissolved organic matter in the North Water Polynya. Geophys. Res. Lett. 27: 1009-1012.

Yan, N.D., W. Keller, N.M. Scully, D.R.S. Lean and P. Dillon. 1996. Increased UV-B penetration in a lake owing to drought-induced acidification. Nature. 381: 141-143.