Helga do Rosario Gomes - Project Associate Research Scientist
Contact Info:

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
7 Marine Biology
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades, NY 10964-8000
Phone: (845) 365-8443
Fax: (845) 365-8150

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Helga do Rosario Gomes
Project Associate Research Scientist
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Participating Scientist

Primary COSEE Affiliation:

Other affiliations:

Interaction with COSEE Network:

Participating scientist at the COSEE-OS Educator-Scientist Climate Change Workshop at the Darling Marine Center (November 2008)

Background with Respect to Ocean Sciences Education:

Ph.D. in Applied Marine Sciences, Bombay University and the National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India; B.Sc. in Microbiology, Bombay University; B.Sc. in Chemistry, Bombay University

Selected Publications:

Gomes, H. do R., J. I. Goes, S. G. P. Matondkar, S. G. Parab, A. Al-Azri, P. G. Thoppil (2008) Blooms Of Noctiluca miliaris in the Arabian Sea – An In Situ And Satellite Study. Deep-Sea Research I, 55 (6), 751-765

Matondkar, S.G.P., H. do R. Gomes, S.G. Parab, S. Pednekar and J.I. Goes (2007). Phytoplankton diversity, biomass, and production. In "The Mandovi and Zuari estuaries”. eds.: Shetye, S.R., Dileep Kumar, M., Shankar, D., 99-104p. Publisher: National Institute of Oceanography, India

Parab, S., S.G. P. Matondkar, H. do R. Gomes, J. I. Goes (2006) Monsoon driven changes in phytoplankton populations in the Eastern Arabian Sea as revealed by microscopy and HPLC pigment analysis. Continental Shelf Research, 26: 2538-255

Goes, J. I., T.G. Prasad, H. do R. Gomes, J. T. Fasullo (2005) Warming of the Eurasian landmass is making the Arabian Sea more productive, Science, 308: 545-547.

Taira, H., J.I., Goes, R.Gomes, T. Yabe. S. Taguchi (2004) Photoinduction of mycosporine-like Amino Acids and Cell Volume Increases by Ultraviolet Radiation in the Marine Dinoflagellate Scrippsiella sweeneyae. Plankton Biology and Ecology, 51: 82-94

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