Photo of Tish Yager
Professor
Campus: 
Athens
Office: 
166 Marine Sciences Bldg
Office Phone:  (706) 542-6824
Lab Association: 
Lab: 
140-141 Marine Sciences Bldg
Lab Phone: 
(706) 542-0082

Education:

Ph.D. 1996, University of Washington, School of Oceanography

M.S. 1988, University of Washington, School of Oceanography

B.S. 1985, Brown University, Dept of Geology

Research Emphasis:

Yager's interdisciplinary research approach includes oceanography, marine microbial ecology and biogeochemistry. Her work concentrates on the feedbacks between climate and marine ecosystems, and includes both fieldwork and modeling. Recent projects include investigating the effects of melting ice sheets on Arctic and Antarctic coastal productivity, and carbon sequestration by microbial communities in the Amazon River plume. 

Curriculum Vitae: 
Graduate Students: 

Patricia L. Yager's Selected Publications

Yager PL, Wallace DWR, Johnson KM, Smith WO, Minnett PJ, Deming JW.  1995.  The Northeast Water Polynya as an atmospheric CO 2 sink: A seasonal rectification hypothesis. Journal of Geophysical Research. 100(C3):4389.

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