Other key projects
BBSRC: (W2B) Using flow cytometry and genomics to characterise and optimise microalgal-bacterial consortia cultivated on wastewater to produce biomass for Biofuel (2013-2017)
BBSRC (PoC ): Development of an algal crop protection program through vaccination by novel viruses (2015-2017)
NERC: Role of dimethyl sulphide (DMS) in pelagic tritrophic interactions (2012-2013)
NERC PhD studentship: Impacts of viruses in the cycling of methanol in marine waters (2015-2019)
NERC PhD studentship: Cell viability and chlorophyll alteration in microeukaryote phytoplankton: exploring the relationship between pigments and cell death (2011-2014)
NERC PhD studentship: Ecological and functional biodiversity in a marine algal virus system (2010-2013)
Selected key publications
Archer SD, Kimmance SA, Stephens JA, Hopkins FE, Bellerby RGJ, Schulz K, Piontek J, Engel A, (2013). Contrasting responses of DMS and DMSP to ocean acidification in Arctic waters. Biogeosciences, 10, 1893 : 1908
Vardi AV, Haramaty LH, Van Mooy BVM, Fredricks HF, Kimmance SA, Larsen A, Bidle KB, (2012). Host-virus dynamics and sub-cellular controls of cell fate in a natural coccolithophore population. Proceeding of the National Academy Of Sciences, 109, 19327 : 19332.
Brussaard CPD, Wilhelm SW, Thingstad F, Weinbauer MG, Bratbak G, Heldal M, Kimmance SA, Middelboe M, Nagasaki K, Paul JH, Schroeder DC, Suttle CA, Vaque D and Wommack KE. (2008) Global-scale processes with a nanoscale drive: the role of marine viruses. The ISME Journal 1–4.
Kimmance SA, Wilson WH, Archer SD. (2007) Modified dilution technique to estimate viral versus grazing mortality of phytoplankton: limitations associated with method sensitivity in natural waters. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 49 (3), 207-222.
Kimmance SA, Atkinson D, Montagnes DJS. (2006) Do temperature-food interactions matter? Responses of production and its components in the model heterotrophic flagellate Oxyrrhis marina. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 42: 63-73.
Montagnes DJS, Kimmance SA, Atkinson D. (2003) Using Q10: can growth rates increase linearly with temperature? Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 32 (3) 307-313