• 1507 Citations
1993 …2019
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Molecular Biology/Genetics, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

… → 1998

Plant Biotechnology and Molecular Biology, BS/MS, University of Lisbon

… → 1990

Research interests

  • Mechanism of massive coral bleaching
  • Reef-forming corals

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bleaching Earth & Environmental Sciences
corals Agriculture & Biology
coral Earth & Environmental Sciences
Symbiodinium Agriculture & Biology
Anthozoa Medicine & Life Sciences
Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences
Point Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences
Capillary Electrophoresis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1993 2019

  • 1507 Citations
  • 24 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
Open Access
Oceanography
Anthozoa
Museums
Optical Coherence Tomography
Natural History

Measuring light scattering and absorption in corals with Inverse Spectroscopic Optical Coherence Tomography (ISOCT): a new tool for non-invasive monitoring

Spicer, G. L. C., Eid, A., Wangpraseurt, D., Swain, T. D., Winkelmann, J. A., Yi, J., Kühl, M., Marcelino, L. A. & Backman, V., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 14148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Anthozoa
Optical Coherence Tomography
Light
Skeleton
Coral Reefs
1 Citation (Scopus)
Symbiodinium
host specificity
bleaching
symbiont
heat tolerance
8 Citations (Scopus)

Physiological integration of coral colonies is correlated with bleaching resistance

Swain, T. D., Bold, E. C., Osborn, P. C., Baird, A. H., Westneat, M. W., Backman, V. & Marcelino, L. A., Jan 11 2018, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 586, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bleaching
corals
coral
polyp
Symbiodinium
4 Citations (Scopus)

Relating coral skeletal structures at different length scales to growth, light availability to symbiodinium, and thermal bleaching

Swain, T. D., Lax, S., Lake, N., Grooms, H., Backman, V. & Marcelino, L. A., Nov 27 2018, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 5, NOV, 450.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Symbiodinium
light availability
bleaching
Bleaching
light scattering