Martin White

Lecturer Bar/College Lecturer Ph.D.

Contact Details

Lecturer>Bar/College Lecturer
Dept. of Earth & Ocean Sciences
& Mri
Room 204a, Quadrangle Building
Nui Galway

T: Ext. 3214
E: martin.white@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Research Interests

Research Projects

  Project Start Date End Date
OCE MARTIN WHITE 01-AUG-03 31-DEC-20
MI CPR PURCHASE & TRAINING MARTIN WHITE 01-JAN-07 31-MAY-08
MI CPR PHD 005 02 M WHITE 01-JAN-06 31-DEC-13
PDOC 05 006OPERATIONAL MODELLING IR WATERS M WHITE 01-JAN-06 30-SEP-08
MF2004 MF69 04 M ROCKPOOL MODEL M WHITE 01-NOV-04 20-JUL-07
METOCEAN DATA REVIEW M.WHITE SERV/07/OSS/019 01-MAY-07 21-MAR-13
ST 05 17 ECOSYSTEM MODELLING IR WATERS M WHITE 01-JAN-06 30-APR-09
GASRES O HEAD A C BOWYER 01-JAN-94 31-DEC-12
EU 6 FP HERMES 511234 2 MARTIN WHITE 2 OF 3 01-APR-05 31-MAR-09
BENTHIC DYAMICS COLD WATER CORAL ECOSYSTEMS M WHIT 01-NOV-06 31-OCT-09
ACT IRELAND DR MARTIN WHITE 01-NOV-04 19-JAN-06
EU OASIS EVK3 CT 02 00073 M WHITE P DRYAN G 01-DEC-02 05-OCT-06
EU FERRYPROJECT NTERREG 3A BOWYER 01-NOV-02 31-JUL-09

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2013) 'Flow dynamics and turbulence generation at a cold-water coral reef'
Guihen, D., White, M., and Lundalv, T. (2013) 'Flow dynamics and turbulence generation at a cold-water coral reef'. Journal Of Sea Research, 78 :36-44 [Details]
(2013) 'Water masses, mixing, and the flow of dissolved organic carbon through the Irish Sea'
D.G.Bowers , E.M.Roberts, M.White & B.D.Moate (2013) 'Water masses, mixing, and the flow of dissolved organic carbon through the Irish Sea'. Continental Shelf Research, 58 :12-20 [Details]
(2013) 'Tidal and residual currents over abrupt deep-sea topography based on shipboard ADCP data and tidal model solutions for three popular bathymetry grids'
Mohn, C,Erofeeva, S,Turnewitsch, R,Christiansen, B,White, M (2013) 'Tidal and residual currents over abrupt deep-sea topography based on shipboard ADCP data and tidal model solutions for three popular bathymetry grids'. Ocean Dynamics, 63 :195-208 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Observations of mesoscale variability in the Rockall Trough'
Ullgren, J. and White, M (2012) 'Observations of mesoscale variability in the Rockall Trough'. Deep Sea Research, 64 :1-8 [Details]
(2012) 'Temperature shocks and ecological implications at a coldwater. coral reef'
D Guihen, M White & T Lundälv (2012) 'Temperature shocks and ecological implications at a coldwater. coral reef'. Marine Biodiversity Records, 5 (e68) [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Cold-water coral ecosystem (Tisler Reef, Norwegian Shelf) may be a hotspot for carbon cycling'
White, M,Wolff, GA,Lundalv, T,Guihen, D,Kiriakoulakis, K,Lavaleye, M,Duineveld, G (2012) 'Cold-water coral ecosystem (Tisler Reef, Norwegian Shelf) may be a hotspot for carbon cycling'. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 465 :11-23 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'The Ecology of Seamounts: Structure, Function, and Human Impacts'
M. R. Clark, A. A. Rowden, T. Schlacher, A.Williams, M. Consalvey, K. I. Stocks, A. D. Rogers, T. D. O'Hara, M. White, T. M. Shank, & J. M. Hall-Spencer. (2010) 'The Ecology of Seamounts: Structure, Function, and Human Impacts'. Ann. Rev. Mar. Sci, 2 :253-276.00 [Details]
(2010) 'The importance of the permanent thermocline to the cold water coral carbonate mound distribution in the NE Atlantic'
White, M,Dorschel, B (2010) 'The importance of the permanent thermocline to the cold water coral carbonate mound distribution in the NE Atlantic'. Earth And Planetary Science Letters, 296 :395-402 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Water mass interaction at intermediate depths in the southern Rockall Trough, northeastern North Atlantic'
Ullgren, JE,White, M (2010) 'Water mass interaction at intermediate depths in the southern Rockall Trough, northeastern North Atlantic'. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 57 :248-257 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Seamounts in a restless ocean: Response of passive tracers to sub-tidal flow variability'
Mohn, C,White, M (2010) 'Seamounts in a restless ocean: Response of passive tracers to sub-tidal flow variability'. Geophysical Research Letters, 37 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Automated Processing of Sea Surface Images for the Determination of Whitecap Coverage'
Callaghan, AH,White, M (2009) 'Automated Processing of Sea Surface Images for the Determination of Whitecap Coverage'. Journal Of Atmospheric And Oceanic Technology, 26 :383-394 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Fundamentals of in Situ Digital Camera Methodology for Water Quality Monitoring of Coast and Ocean'
Goddijn-Murphy, L,Dailloux, D,White, M,Bowers, D (2009) 'Fundamentals of in Situ Digital Camera Methodology for Water Quality Monitoring of Coast and Ocean'. Sensors, 9 :5825-5843 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Cold-Water Corals on the Tisler Reef. Preliminary observations on the dynamic reef environment'
Lavaleye M., Duineveld G., Lundälv T., White M., Guihen D., Kiriakoulakis K. and Wolff G.A. (2009) 'Cold-Water Corals on the Tisler Reef. Preliminary observations on the dynamic reef environment'. Oceanography, 22 :76-84 [Details]
(2009) 'Interaction of Mediterranean water eddies with Sedlo and Seine Seamounts, Subtropical Northeast Atlantic'
I. Bashmachnikov, C. Mohn, J.L. Pelegrí, A. Martins, F. Jose, F. Machín , M. White (2009) 'Interaction of Mediterranean water eddies with Sedlo and Seine Seamounts, Subtropical Northeast Atlantic'. Deep Sea Research, 56 :2593-2605 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Dynamics at an elongated, intermediate depth seamount in the North Atlantic (Sedlo Seamount, 40 degrees 20 ' N, 26 degrees 40 ' W)'
Mohn, C,White, M,Bashmachnikov, I,Jose, F,Pelegri, JL (2009) 'Dynamics at an elongated, intermediate depth seamount in the North Atlantic (Sedlo Seamount, 40 degrees 20 ' N, 26 degrees 40 ' W)'. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies In Oceanography, 56 :2582-2592 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Mass and nutrient fluxes around Sedlo Seamount'
Machin, F,Pelegri, JL,Emelianov, M,Isern-Fontanet, J,White, M,Bashmachnikov, I,Mohn, C (2009) 'Mass and nutrient fluxes around Sedlo Seamount'. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies In Oceanography, 56 :2606-2617 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Hydrodynamic controls on cold-water coral growth and carbonate-mound development at the SW and SE Rockall Trough Margin, NE Atlantic Ocean'
F. Mienis, H.C. de Stigter, M. White, G. Duineveld, H. de Haas and T.C.E. van Weering (2007) 'Hydrodynamic controls on cold-water coral growth and carbonate-mound development at the SW and SE Rockall Trough Margin, NE Atlantic Ocean'. Deep Sea Research, 54 (9):1655-1674 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Do bottom-intensified diurnal tidal currents shape the alignment of carbonate mounds in the NE Atlantic?'
White, M,Roberts, JM,van Weering, T (2007) 'Do bottom-intensified diurnal tidal currents shape the alignment of carbonate mounds in the NE Atlantic?'. Geo-Marine Letters, 27 :391-397 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Dynamical response to differential rates of temperature change over sloping topography: Lough Corrib, Ireland'
Cannaby, H,White, M,Bowyer, P (2007) 'Dynamical response to differential rates of temperature change over sloping topography: Lough Corrib, Ireland'. Journal Of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 112 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Benthic Dynamics at the carbonate mound regions of the Porcupine Sea Bight continental margin'
M. White (2007) 'Benthic Dynamics at the carbonate mound regions of the Porcupine Sea Bight continental margin'. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 96 :1-9 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Hydrodynamics and cold-water coral facies distribution related to recent sedimentary processes at Galway Mound west of Ireland'
Dorschel, B,Hebbeln, D,Foubert, A,White, M,Wheeler, AJ (2007) 'Hydrodynamics and cold-water coral facies distribution related to recent sedimentary processes at Galway Mound west of Ireland'. Marine Geology, 244 :184-195 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Physical Processes and Seamount Productivity. In Seamounts: Ecology, Fisheries and Conservation'
M. White, I. Bashmachnikov, J. Arístegui, & A Martins (2007) 'Physical Processes and Seamount Productivity. In Seamounts: Ecology, Fisheries and Conservation'. Blackwell Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Series, :65-84 [Details]
(2007) 'Remote sensing and modeling of bio-physical sea surface patters at Porcupine and Rockall Bank, Northeast Atlantic'
C. Mohn & M. White (2007) 'Remote sensing and modeling of bio-physical sea surface patters at Porcupine and Rockall Bank, Northeast Atlantic'. Continental Shelf Research, 27 :1875-1892 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'Using a digital camera for water quality measurements in Galway Bay'
Goddijn, LM,White, M (2006) 'Using a digital camera for water quality measurements in Galway Bay'. Estuarine Coastal And Shelf Science, 66 :429-436 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'The Irish coastal current: A seasonal jet-like circulation'
Fernand, L., Nolan, G.D., Raine, R., Chambers, C.E., Dye, S.R., White, M., and J. Brown. (2006) 'The Irish coastal current: A seasonal jet-like circulation'. Continental Shelf Research, 26 :1775-1793 [Details]
(2005) 'Using a digital camera for water quality and river plume measurements in the coastal zone'
M. White, Lisa Feighery, D. Bowers, G. O'Riain & P. Bowyer. (2005) 'Using a digital camera for water quality and river plume measurements in the coastal zone'. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26 (20):4405-4419 [DOI] [Details]
(2004) 'Organic biogeochemistry of the Darwin Mounds, a deep-water coral ecosystem, of the NE Atlantic'
Kiriakoulakis, K,Bett, BJ,White, M,Wolff, GA (2004) 'Organic biogeochemistry of the Darwin Mounds, a deep-water coral ecosystem, of the NE Atlantic'. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 51 :1937-1954 [DOI] [Details]
(2003) 'Comparison of near seabed currents at two locations in the Porcupine Sea Bight - implications for benthic fauna'
White, M (2003) 'Comparison of near seabed currents at two locations in the Porcupine Sea Bight - implications for benthic fauna'. Journal Of The Marine Biological Association Of The United Kingdom, 83 :683-686 [Details]
(2003) 'Interannual variability in Irish Sea turbidity and relation to wind strength'
White, M., Bowers, D., S. Gaffney, and P. Bowyer (2003) 'Interannual variability in Irish Sea turbidity and relation to wind strength'. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Section B, Biology and Environment, 103B (2):83-90 [Details]
(2002) 'Ocean Margin Exchange - Water flux estimates'
Huthnance, J. M., H. M. van Aken , M. White, E. D. Barton, B. LeCann, E. Ferreira. Coelho, E. Alvarez Fanjul, P. Miller, and J. Vitorino. (2002) 'Ocean Margin Exchange - Water flux estimates'. Journal of Marine Systems, 32 (01-Mar):107-137 [Details]
(2002) 'Near-bed turbulence measurements, stress estimates and sediment mobility at the continental shelf edge'
Huthnance J., J. Humphrey, P. Knight, L. Thomsen, and M. White (2002) 'Near-bed turbulence measurements, stress estimates and sediment mobility at the continental shelf edge'. Progress in Oceanography, 52 :171-194 [Details]
(2002) 'The Summer distribution of net plankton dinoflagellates in relation to water movements in the NE Atlantic, West of Ireland'
Raine, R., M. White and J.D. Dodge (2002) 'The Summer distribution of net plankton dinoflagellates in relation to water movements in the NE Atlantic, West of Ireland'. Journal of Plankton Research, 24 :1131-1147 [Details]
(2002) 'A Model for Ocean Circulation on the Iberian Coast'
Coelho, H., R. Neves, M. White, P. Leitão and A. Santos: (2002) 'A Model for Ocean Circulation on the Iberian Coast'. Journal of Marine Systems, 32 (01-Mar):153-179 [Details]
(2002) 'Turbidity in the southern Irish Sea'
Bowers, DG,Gaffney, S,White, M,Bowyer, P (2002) 'Turbidity in the southern Irish Sea'. Continental Shelf Research, 22 :2115-2126 [DOI] [Details]
(2001) 'Physical structures, advection and mixing in the region of Goban Spur'
Huthnance, J. M., H Coelho, C. R. Griffiths, P. J. Knight, A. P. Rees, B. Sinha, A. Vangriesheim, M.White and P. G. Chatwin (2001) 'Physical structures, advection and mixing in the region of Goban Spur'. Deep Sea Research, Part II, 48 (14-15):2979-3021 [Details]
(2001) 'A satellite and field portrait of a Karenia mikimotoi Hulbert bloom off the south coast of Ireland, August 1998'
Raine, R., S. O'Boyle, T. O'Higgins, M. White, J. Patching, Bronwyn Cahill and T. McMahon (2001) 'A satellite and field portrait of a Karenia mikimotoi Hulbert bloom off the south coast of Ireland, August 1998'. Hydrobiologia, 465 :187-193 [Details]
(1998) 'Plankton distributions in relation to physical oceanographic features on the southern Malin Shelf, August 1996'
Gowen, RJ,Raine, R,Dickey-Collas, M,White, M (1998) 'Plankton distributions in relation to physical oceanographic features on the southern Malin Shelf, August 1996'. Ices Journal Of Marine Science, 55 :1095-1111 [Details]
(1998) 'Nutrient distributions across the Porcupine Bank'
White, M,Mohn, C,Orren, MJ (1998) 'Nutrient distributions across the Porcupine Bank'. Ices Journal Of Marine Science, 55 :1082-1094 [Details]
(1997) 'The shelf edge current northwest of Ireland'
White, M & P. A. Bowyer. (1997) 'The shelf edge current northwest of Ireland'. ANNALES GEOPHYSICAE-ATMOSPHERES HYDROSPHERES AND SPACE SCIEN, 15 :1076-1083 [Details]
(1996) 'Tidal dynamics of Galway Bay and associated 2-layer flow'
M. White (1996) 'Tidal dynamics of Galway Bay and associated 2-layer flow'. Irish Marine Science, :465-474 [Details]
(1996) 'Control of coastal phytoplankton blooms by shelf frontal dynamics. Annales. Geophysicae'
Raine, R., M. White & J. Patching (1996) 'Control of coastal phytoplankton blooms by shelf frontal dynamics. Annales. Geophysicae'. Annales Geophysicae, 14 (Suppl II) [Details]
(1994) 'Tidal and sub-tidal variability in the sloping benthic boundary layer'
M. White (1994) 'Tidal and sub-tidal variability in the sloping benthic boundary layer'. Journal of Geophysical Research, 99 :7851-7864 [Details]
(1994) 'Dense overflow into a large silled embayment: tidal modulation, fronts and basin modes'
White, M. & A. E. Hay (1994) 'Dense overflow into a large silled embayment: tidal modulation, fronts and basin modes'. Journal of Marine Research, 52 :459-487 [Details]
(1991) 'On the use of sonar to study breaking waves and dispersion'
Thorpe, S. A., M. S. Cure, & M. White (1991) 'On the use of sonar to study breaking waves and dispersion'. Journal Of The Acoustical Society Of America, 90 (5) [Details]
(1990) 'The skewness of temperature derivatives in oceanic boundary layers'
Thorpe, S. A., M. Cure, & M White . (1990) 'The skewness of temperature derivatives in oceanic boundary layers'. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 21 :428-433 [Details]
(1990) 'The variability of mixing at the continental slope'
Thorpe, S. A., P. Hall, & M. White (1990) 'The variability of mixing at the continental slope'. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, A331 :183-194 [Details]
(1988) 'A deep intermediate nepheloid layer'
Thorpe, S. A. & M. White (1988) 'A deep intermediate nepheloid layer'. Deep Sea Research, 35 :1665-1671 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2011) 'Environmental sampling'
M White, C Mohn and K Kiriakoulakis (2011) 'Environmental sampling' In: Biological sampling in the deep sea. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2007) ICES Annual Science Conference
Mohn, C., Dransfeld, L., & M White (2007) Hindcasting planktonic egg drift patterns of Atlantic mackerel in Irish shelf and oceanic waters ICES Annual Science Conference Helsinki, Finland, , 17-SEP-07 - 21-SEP-07 [Details]
(2007) ICES Annual Science Conference
Mohn, C., and M White (2007) Mechanisms of bio-physical coupling at submarine bank ecosystems ICES Annual Science Conference Helsinki Finland, , 17-SEP-07 - 21-SEP-07 [Details]
(2006) Proceedings of the SOLAS Ireland Workshop
A Callaghan and M White (2006) Observations of the effect of fetch on whitecap coverage in the Irsh Sea . In: Colin O'Dowd eds. Proceedings of the SOLAS Ireland Workshop , pp.70-75 [Details]
(2005) Proceedings of III International Conference Current problems in optics of natural waters
L Goddijn, M White (2005) Modeling digital camera output as a function of yellow substance concentrations in coastal waters Proceedings of III International Conference Current problems in optics of natural waters St Petersburg, Russia, , pp.277-282 [Details]
(2005) Cold-Water Corals and Ecosystems
M. White, C. Mohn, H. de Stigter & G. Mottram ( (2005) Deep-water coral development as a function of hydrodynamics and surface productivity around the submarine banks of the Rockall Trough, NE Atlantic Cold-Water Corals and Ecosystems , pp.503-514 [Details]
(2004) ICES Annual Science Conference
Mohn, C., White, M., Beckmann, A., and Mottram, G. (2004) The role of physical processes for biomass dispersion over submarine banks: a study at two locations in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean ICES Annual Science Conference Vigo, Spain, , 22-SEP-04 - 25-SEP-04 [Details]
(1995) ICES Annual Science Conference
Turrell W. R, A. Jorge da Silva, C. Mohn, C. Griffiths, A Lavin, E. Svendsen & M. White (1995) A Quasi-synoptic survey of the European continental shelf edge during the SEFOS project ICES Annual Science Conference [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2001) Feasibility study of the use of digital cameras for water quality monitoring in the coastal zone.
Lisa Feighery, M. White, D. Bowers, S. Kelly, G. O’Riain and P. Bowyer (2001) Feasibility study of the use of digital cameras for water quality monitoring in the coastal zone. Marine Institute Maritime Interreg Series, Dublin. [Details]
(2000) Water clarity in the southern Irish Sea.
White, M., S. Gaffney, D. Bowers and P. Bowyer (2000) Water clarity in the southern Irish Sea. Marine Institute Maritime Interreg Series, Dublin. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(1999) 'Measuring water clarity from space'
M. White (1999) 'Measuring water clarity from space' The Irish Scientist Year Book 1998, . [Details]