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David Mucciarone

Title:Lab Manager
Primary Affiliation:Department of Environmental Earth System Science
Office Location:Green Earth Sci.  331
Research Group:Stable Isotope Lab
Alternative Website:David Mucciarone
Phone:650-723-0817
Fax:650-725-2199
E-mail:dam1@stanford.edu

Research

Research and Field Projects-

2013       Ross Sea, Antarctic, R/V N.B. Palmer, TDIC, POC/N, TDIC, carbon cycling.

2012       Palmyra Atoll, Control volume experiment. Dive Master.

2012       Patagonia, Chile – R/V Neecho coring, water chemistry, seismic field work

2011       Somoa, Coral drilling. Dive Master.

2011       Somoa, Control volume experiment. Dive Master.

2011       Palmyra Atoll, Control volume experiment. Dive Master.

2011       Patagonia, Chile – R/V Neecho coring, water chemistry, seismic field work

2011       Palau, Control volume experiment. Dive Master.

2010       Patagonia, Chile – R/V Neecho vessel repair and launch site logistics

2008       Palau, (IAEA) coral drilling. Dive Master.

2008       Herion Island, Australia, M/V Capricorn Star, Contrll volume. Dive Master.

2008       Patagonia, Chile – R/V Neecho vessel repair, Lago Sarmiento field work

2008       Australia – ANU and Heron Island logistics

2007       Palmyra Atoll, (IAEA) coral drilling. Dive Master.

2006       Ross Sea, Antarctic, R/V N.B. Palmer, TDIC, POC/N, TDIC, carbon cycling.

2006       Lago Fagnano, Argentina, R/V Neecho, launch/recover vessel, coring.

2006       Herion Island, Australia, reef respiration. Dive Master.

2005-06  Ross Sea, Antarctic, R/V N.B. Palmer, TDIC, POC/N, TDIC, carbon cycling.

2005       Palmyra Atoll, coral drilling. Dive Master.

2005       Easter Island, Chile, coral drilling. Dive Master.

2005       Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, Prepare R/V Neecho for launch & coring

2004       Lago Titicaca, Bolivia, R/V Neecho, Recover sediment trap mooring.

              Prepare R/V Neecho for transport to Argentina.

2004       Lago Fagnano, Argentina, site logistics

2003       Lago Titicaca, Bolivia, Recover sediment trap mooring.

2002       Great Barrier Reef, R/V Lady Basten, seismic (sparker, chirp, side scan)

2002       Lago Titicaca, Bolivia, Deploy sediment trap mooring.

2002       Peninsula, Antarctica, R/V L.M. Gould, mooring service.

2002       Lago Fagnano, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, site survey

2002       Eilat, Israel, coral reef monitoring. Dive Master.

2001       Fiji Islands, coral drilling. Dive Master.

2001       East Antarctic Margin, R/V N.B. Palmer, traps, POC/N, TDIC, coring.

2000       Altiplano, Bolivia, Geological fieldwork.

2000       Peninsula, Antarctica, R/V L.M. Gould, mooring service.

2000       Papua New Guinea, R/V Franklin, seismic survey.

1999       Peninsula, Antarctica, R/V N.B. Palmer, traps, POC/N, TDIC, coring.

1998       Ross Sea, Antarctica, R/V N.B. Palmer, sediment traps, POC/N, TDIC.

1998       Baja California, Mexico, seismic survey (sparker).

1998       Lago Titicaca, Bolivia & Peru, R/V Neecho, seismic survey (boomer).

1997-98  Ross Sea, Antarctica, R/V N.B. Palmer, sediment traps, POC, TDIC.

1997       Easter Island, Chile, coral drilling. Dive Master.

1997       Papua New Guinea, R/V Franklin, seismic survey (sparker/boomer).

1996-97  Ross Sea, Antarctica, R/V N.B. Palmer, sediment traps, POC, TDIC.

1996       Gulf of Mexico, R/V Longhorn, multi-channel and 3D seismic survey.

1996       Panama, CA, R/V Urricá, coral drilling. Dive Master.

1996       Lago Titicaca, Bolivia & Peru, seismic survey (chirp).

1996       Anguilla (British West Indies), seismic survey (chirp).

1996       Ross Sea, Antarctica, M/N Italica, sediment trap re-deployment.

1995       Belize, CA, South Water Cay, Carrie Bow Cay, Glovers Reef. Dive Master.

1995       Northern Gulf of Alaska, R/V Alpha Helix, seismic survey (air gun).

1995       Ross Sea, Antarctica, M/N Italica, sediment trap re-deployment.

1995       Ross Sea, Antarctica, USCGC Polar Star, sediment trap re-deployment.

1994       Nicaragua Rise, Caribbean, R/V Maurice Ewing, seismic survey (air gun).

1994       Florida Keys, R/V Lone Star, multi-channel seismic survey (air gun).

1994       Bahamas, R/V Lone Star, multi-channel seismic survey (air gun).

1994       Clipperton Island, M/V Royal Star, coral drilling.

1994       Ross Sea, Antarctica, USCGC Polar Sea, sediment traps, POC.

1993       Belize, CA, South Water Cay, Carrie Bow Cay. Rescue/safety diver.        

1993       Belize, CA, R/V Lone Star, Leg 3, seismic survey (air gun) and coring.

1992       Belize, CA, R/V Lone Star, Leg 2, seismic survey (boomer/air gun).

1992       Belize, CA, R/V Lone Star, Leg 1, seismic and coring (air gun).

1992       Nicaragua Rise, Caribbean, R/V Cape Hatteras, seismic survey.

1992       Ross Sea, Antarctica, R/V Polar Duke, sediment traps, POC, TDIC.

1992       Ross Sea, Antarctica, USCGC Polar Sea, sediment traps, POC.

1991       Baja California, Mexico. coral drilling in Gulf of California.          

1991       Ross Sea, Antarctica, USCGC Polar Sea, sediment traps, POC.

1990       Cocos and Galápagos Islands, R/V Gyre, coral drilling.  

1990       Indian Ocean (Seychelles & Maldives), R/V Marion Dufrense, seismic survey and coring. 

1990       Gulf of Mexico, R/V Lone Star, seismic survey (boomer/air gun).

1990       Ross Sea, Antarctica, R/V Polar Duke, sediment traps, coring, alkalinity.

1989       McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Sea ice based geologic fieldwork.

1988       North Andes, Colombia S.A. GPS Network (Stationed in La Palma, Bogota, Cali, Monteria).

1987       Piedmont Province, South Carolina. Geological fieldwork (Carolina Slate and Charlotte Belts).

1985       Delaware Basin, West Texas.  Continuous-hole drill rig with Gulf Research and Development.

Education

  • 1988 | M.S., Geology, University of South Carolina
  • 1982 | B.S., Marine Science, University of South Carolina
  • 1979 | A.S., Science and Math, Dean College

Professional Experience

  • 1997 – Present | Stable Isotope Lab & Expedition Manager, Stanford University
  • 1988 – 1997 | Stable Isotope Lab, Seismic, & Expedition Manager, Wm. Marsh Rice University
  • 1987 – 1988 | Graduate Teaching Asst., University of South Carolina
  • 1986 – 1987 | Graduate Research Asst. SIL, University of South Carolina
  • 1982 – 1986 | Stable Isotope Lab Manager, University of South Carolina
  • 1981 – 1982 | Undergraduate Lab. Asst., University of South Carolina

Honors & Awards

  • 1990 | Antarctic Service Metal of the USA issued by NSF and USN

Courses Taught

  • 2008 (Spring) | GES164L Stable Isotope Geochemistry Lab [Enrolled 4]
  • 2007 (Spring) | GES164L Stable Isotope Geochemistry Lab [Enrolled 6]
  • 2002 (Spring) | GES164L Stable Isotope Geochemistry Lab [Enrolled 2]
  • 2000 (Spring) | GES164L Stable Isotope Geochemistry Lab [Enrolled 7]
  • 1999 (Winter) | GES164L Stable Isotope Geochemistry Lab [Enrolled 4]

Publications

  • 2012* | Druffel-Rodriguez, K.C., Vetter, D., Griffin, S.M., Druffel, E.R.M., Dunbar, R.B., Mucciarone, D.A., L.A. Ziolkowski, and Sanchez Cabeza, J.A., 2012, Radiocarbon and stable isotopes in Palmyra corals during the past century, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 76, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2010.11.028.
  • 2011* | Long, M.C., Dunbar, R.B, Tortell, P.D., Smith, W.O., Mucciarone, D.A., and G.R. DiTullio, 2011, Vertical structure, seasonal drawdown, and net community production in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, C10029, doi:10.1029/2009JC005954.
  • 2011* | Moy, C.M., Dunbar, R.B., Guilderson, T.P., Waldmann, N., Mucciarone, D.A., Recasens, C., Ariztegui, D., Austin, J.A., and Anselmetti, F. S., 2011, A Geochemical and Sedimentary Record of High Southern Latitude Holocene Climate Evolution from Lago Fagnano, Tierra del Fuego, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 302, 1-13, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2010.11.011.
  • 2010* | Munro, D.R., Dunbar, R.B., Mucciarone, D.A., and Arrigo, K.R., 2010, Stable Isotope Composition of Dissolved Inorganic Carbon and Particulate Organic Carbon in Sea Ice from the Ross Sea, Antarctica, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, 14pp., doi: 10.1029/2009JC005661.
  • 2009* | Roark, E.B., T.P. Guilderson, R.B. Dunbar, S.J. Fallon,  and D.A. Mucciarone, 2009, Extreme longevity in proteinaceous deep-sea corals, Proceedings National Academy of Sciences,  106, 5204-5208, doi: 10.1073/pnas.0810875106.
  • 2008* | Moy, C.M., R.B. Dunbar, P.I. Moreno, J.-P. Francois, R. Villa-Martinez, D.M. Mucciarone, T.P. Guilderson, and R. Garreaud, 2008, Isotopic Evidence for Hydrologic Change Related to the Westerlies in SW Patagonia, Chile During the Last Millennium, Quaternary Science Reviews, 27, 1335-1349.
  • 2008* | Thiessen, K., R.B. Dunbar, H.R. Rowe, and D.A. Mucciarone, 2008. Multi-decadal to century scale arid episodes on the northern Altiplano during the middle Holocene, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 257, 361-376.
  • 2007* | Thébault J., L. Chauvaud, J. Clavier, J. Guarini, R.B. Dunbar, R. Fichez, D.A. Mucciarone, and E. Morize, 2007, Reconstruction of seasonal temperature variability in the tropical Pacific Ocean from the shell of the scallop, Comptopallium radula. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71(4), 918-928.
  • 2007* | Costa. E., R.B. Dunbar, K.A. Kryc, D.A. Mucciarone, Brachfield, S., Roark, E.B., Manley, P.L., Murray, R.W., and Leventer, A., 2007, Solar forcing and El nino-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) influences on productivity cycles interpreted from a late-Holocene high-resolution marine sediment record, Adelie Drift, East Antarctic Margin, U.S. Gelogical Survey and The National Academies, USGS OF-2007-1047, SRP036; doi:10.3133/of2007-1047.srp036.
  • 2007* | Riesselman, C.R., R.B. Dunbar, D.A. Mucciarone, and S.S. Kitasei, 2007, High resolution stable isotope and carbonate variability during the early Oligocene climate transition: Walvis Ridge (ODP Site 1263), in Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al., USGS Open File Report 2007–1047, Short Research Paper 095, 7 p.; doi:10.3133/of2007-1047.srp095.
  • 2005* | Chauvaud, L., R. Dunbar, A. Lorrain, D. Mucciarone, J. Cloern, G. Thouzeau, and Y-M. Paulet, 2005. The shell of the Great Scallop Pecten maximus as a tool for high frequency paleoenvironmental reconstruction, Geochem. Geophy. Geosyst, v. 6 n. 8.
  • 2005* | Marion, G.S., R.B. Dunbar, D.A. Mucciarone, J.M. Kremer, S. Lansing, and A. Arthawiguna, 2005, Coral skeletal 15N reveals isotopic traces of an agricultural revolution, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 50, 931-944.
  • 2004* | Lorrain, A., Y-M. Paulet, L. Chauvaud, R. Dunbar, D. Mucciarone, and M. Fontugne, 2004. δ13C variations in scallop shells: Increasing metabolic carbon contribution with body size? Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, v. 68, n. 17, 3509-3519.
  • 2003* | Mucciarone, D.A. and R.B. Dunbar, 2003. Stable isotope record of El Niño-Southern Oscillation events from Easter Island, In Easter Island: Scientific Exploration into the World's Environmental Problems in Microcosm, Edited by J. Loret and J.T.Tanacredi, e
  • 2003* | Theissen, K.M., R.B. Dunbar, A.K. Cooper, D.A. Mucciarone, and D. Hoffmann, 2003. The Pleistocene evolution of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Prydz bay region: Stable isotopic evidence from ODP Site 1167, Global Planaetary Change, v. 39, 227-256
  • 2003* | Theissen, K.M., R.B. Dunbar, A.K. Cooper, D.A. Mucciarone, and D. Hoffmann, 2003. The Pleistocene evolution of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Prydz bay region: Stable isotopic evidence from ODP Site 1167, Global Planaetary Change, v. 39, 227-256
  • 2003* | Rowe, H.D., T.P. Guilderson, R.B. Dunbar, J.R. Southon, JG.O. Seltzer, D.A. Mucciarone, S.C. Fritz, and P.A. Baker, 2003. Timing of Late Quaternary Lake Level Change: Lake Titicaca, South America, Global Planetary Change, 38, 273-290.
  • 2003* | Langone, L., R.B. Dunbar, D.A. Mucciarone, M. Ravaioli, R. Meloni and C.A. Nittrouer, 2003. Rapid sinking of biogenic material during the late austral summer in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, In Biogeochemistry of the Ross Sea, G.DiTullio and R. Dunbar, eds.,
  • 2002* | Rowe, H.R., R.B. Dunbar, D.A. Mucciarone, G.O. Seltzer, S. Fritz, and P.A. Baker, 2002, Insolation, moisture balance and climate change on the South American Altiplano since the Last Glacial Maximum, Climatic Change, 52, 175-199.
  • 2001* | Halfar, J, L. Godinez-Orta, G.A. Goodfriend, D.A. Mucciarone, J.C. Ingle, and P. Holden, 2001. Holocene-Pleistocene carbonate sedimentation and tectonic history of the La Paz area, Baja California Sur, Mexico, Sedimentary Geology, v. 144, 1-2, 149-177.
  • 2000* | Villinski, J.C., R.B. Dunbar, and D.A. Mucciarone, 2000. 13C/12C ratios of sedimentary organic matter from the Ross Sea, Antarctica: a record of sea-ice and open-water phytoplankton bloom dynamics, Journal of Geophysical Research, 105, 14, 163-172.
  • 1999* | Ferro, C.E., A.W. Droxler, J.B. Anderson, and D.A. Mucciarone, 1999. Late Quaternary shift of mixed siliciclastic-carbonate environments induced by glacial eustatic sea level in Belize. In Harris, P.M., Saller, A., and Simo, T. (Eds.) Advances in Carbonat
  • 1999* | Heymann, D., Dressler, B. O., Knell, J., Thiemens, M. H., Buseck, P. R., Dunbar, R. B., and Mucciarone, D., 1999, Origin of carbonaceous matter, fullerenes, and elemental sulfur in rocks of the Whitewatere Group, Sudbury impact structure, Ontario, Canada,
  • 1998* | Dunbar, R.B., A.R. Leventer, and D.A. Mucciarone, 1998. Biogenic sediment fluxes in the Ross Sea, Antarctica: Atmospheric and sea ice forcing, Journal of Geophysical Research 1093: 30, 741-30,760.
  • 1994* | Linsley, B.K., R.B. Dunbar, G.M. Wellington, and D.A. Mucciarone, 1994. A coral based reconstruction of intertropical convergence zone variability over Central America since 1707, J. Geophysical Research, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 99, no. C5, 99
  • 1992* | Mucciarone, D.A. and R.B. Dunbar, 1992. Collection of CO2 for 13C/12C measurements and simultaneous C, H, N, and S analyses using an elemental analyzer, Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 62, no. 4, 731-733.
  • 1991 | Dunbar, R.B., D.A. Mucciarone, and A.R. Leventer, 1991, Sediment trap experiments, Central and western Ross Sea, January-February, 1990: Antarctic Journal of the U.S., v. 26, 115-117.
  • 1990* | Droxler, A.W., G.A. Haddad, D.A. Mucciarone, and J.L. Cullen, 1990. Pliocene-Pleistocene aragonite cyclic variations in Ocean Drilling Program Holes 714A and 716B (The Maldives) compared to Hole 633A (The Bahamas): Records of climate induced CaCO3 preserv
  • 1990* | Mucciarone, D.A., and D.F. Williams, 1990. Stable isotope analyses of carbonate complicated by nitrogen oxide contamination: A Delaware Basin example, Journal Sedimentary Petrology, v. 60, no. 4, 608-614.
  • 1990 | Dunbar, R.B., D.A. Mucciarone, W.A. Jones, A.R. Leventer, A.R. Pyne, and C. Moser, 1990. Biogenic sediment fluxes in the western Ross Sea, Antarctic Journal of the U.S., v. 25, 100-103.
  • 1988* | Mucciarone, D.A., 1988. The effect of anomalous δ18O values on stratigraphic interpretations: Example from the Delaware Basin, west Texas, MS Thesis, 93p.

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