Hans W. Paerl


W.R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor
Environmental Sciences and EngineeringW.R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor
Institute of Marine Sciences

Hans W. Paerl’s website


3431 Arendell Street
Campus Box 3301
Morehead City 28557
T: 252-726-6841


1973  University of California, Davis

Key Publications

Paerl, H.W. and R.S. Fulton III. (2006)
Ecology of harmful cyanobacteria..
In E. Graneli and J. Turner [Eds.]. Ecology of Harmful Marine Algae. Springer, Berlin, p.Pp. 95-107.

Paerl, H.W., L.M. Valdes, A.R. Joyner, B.L. Peierls, C.P. Buzzelli, M. F. Piehler, S.R. Riggs, R R. Christian, J.S. Ramus, E.J. Clesceri, L.A. Eby, L.W. Crowder, and R.A. Luettich . (2006)
Ecological response to hurricane events in the Pamlico Sound System, NC and implications for assessment and management in a regime of increased frequency..
Estuaries and Coasts: vol.29, p.1033-1045..

Paerl, H.W., L.M. Valdes, A.R. Joyner, and V. Winkelmann. (2007)
Phytoplankton Indicators of Ecological Change in the Nutrient and Climatically-Impacted Neuse River-Pamlico Sound System, North Carolina..
Ecological Applications: vol.17(5), p.88-101.. Paerl, H. W., M.F. Piehler (2008)
Nitrogen and Marine Eutrophication. In, D.G, Capone, M. Mulholland and E. Carpenter (Eds.), Nitrogen in the Marine Environment, Vol. 2..
Academic Press, p.529-559. Paerl, H. W. and J. Huisman (2009)
Climate Change: A Catalyst for Global Expansion of Harmful Cyanobacterial Blooms..
Environmental Microbiology Reviews: vol.1, p.27-37.