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Assessing the impacts of ocean acidification on adhesion and shell formation in the barnacle Amphibalanus amphitrite
Barnacles are dominant members of marine intertidal communities. Their success depends on firm attachment provided by their proteinaceous adhesive and protection imparted by their calcified shell plates. Little is known ...
Ocean acidification leads to altered micromechanical properties of the mineralized cuticle in juvenile red and blue king crabs
Ocean acidification (OA) adversely affects a broad range of marine calcifying organisms. Crustaceans, however, exhibit mixed responses to OA, with growth or survival negatively affected in some species, but unaffected or ...
The effect of hydrophobic alkyl silane self-assembled monolayers on adult barnacle adhesion
(Marine Technology Society, 2017)
Although there exists a wide range of nonbiocidal and environmentally friendly surface coatings to reduce biofouling on marine structures, there is still not a fundamental understanding of barnacle adhesion upon reattachment. ...
Applying health communication strategies in designing an interactive video game with narrative immersion: Educating college freshmen about mindful drinking
(The Humanities Department, New York City College of Technology, The City University of New York, 2019-10-04)
Time evolution of a nonsingular primordial black hole
(World Scientific Publishing, 2012)