Frederic Sinniger

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Frederic Sinniger
University of the Ryukyus
Tropical Biosphere Research Center
PhD(University of Geneva), PhD(University of Aix Marseille II)
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Research Areas


Published Papers

Lee Eyal-Shaham, Gal Eyal, Kazuhiko Sakai, Yoko Nozawa, Saki Harii, Frederic Sinniger, Omri Bronstein, Or Ben-Zvi, Tom Shlesinger, Yossi Loya
Scientific Reports   9(2936)    Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Jaramillo, K.B., Reverter, M., Guillen, P.O., McCormack, G., Rodriguez, J., Sinniger, F., Thomas, O.P.
Scientific Reports   8:7138    May 2018   [Refereed]
Fonseca, V.G., Sinniger, F., Gaspar, J.M. Quince, C., Crer, S., Power, D.M., Peck, L.S., Clarck, M.S.
Scientific Reports   7:6094    Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Sinniger, F., Prasetia, R., Yorifuji, M., Bongaerts, P., Harii, S
Front. Mar. Sci.   4 155   May 2017   [Refereed]
Paul O. Guillen, Karla B. Jaramillo, Gregory Genta-Jouve, Frederic Sinniger, Jenny Rodriguez, Olivier P. Thomas
Organic Letters   19(7) 1558-1561   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Rosenberg Y., T. Doniger, S. Harii, F. Sinniger, O. Levy
Molecular Ecology      Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Prasetia, R., Sinniger, F., Harii, S.
Galaxea, Journal of Coral Reef Studies   19 5-6   2017   [Refereed]
Frederic Sinniger, Jan Pawlowski, Saki Harii, Andrew J. Gooday, Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Pierre Chevaldonne, Tomas Cedhagen, Gary Carvalho, Simon Creer
Frontiers in Marine Science   3:92 1-14   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Rachel E. Boschen, Patrick C. Collins, Verena Tunnicliffe, Jens Carlsson, Jonathan P.A. Gardner, Jonathan Lowe, Ann McCrone, Anna Metaxas, Frederic Sinniger, Alison Swaddling
Ocean & Coastal Management   122 37-48   Mar 2016   [Refereed]

Books etc

Coral Sclerochronology: Similarities and Differences in the Coral Isotopic Signatures Between Mesophotic and Shallow-Water Reefs. In: Loya, Y., Puglise, K.A., Bridge, T.C.L. (eds) Mesophotic coral ecosystems
Watanabe T, Takaaki K. Watanabe, Atsuko Yamazaki, Shiori Yoneta, Kohki Sowa, Frederic Sinniger, Gal Eyal, Yossi Loya, Saki Harii (Part:Contributor)
Springer   2019   ISBN:in Press
Ryukyu Islands, Japan. In Loya, Y., Puglise, K.A., Bridge, T.C.L. (eds) Mesophotic coral ecosystems.
Sinniger, F., Harii, S., Humblet, M., Nakamura, S., Ohba, H., Prasetia, R.
Springer   2019   ISBN:in press
Studies on mesophotic coral ecosystems in Japan. In Iguchi A. & Hongo C. (eds) Coral Reef Studies of Japan.
Sinniger, F. and Harii, S.
Springer   2018   ISBN:978-981-10-6473-9
Mesophotic Reefs Examined: Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan. In: Baker, E.K., Puglise, K.A. and Harris, P.T. (eds.) Mesophotic Reefs – A Life Boat For Coral Reefs?
Frederic Sinniger
United Nation Environemental Program and GRID-Arendal   May 2016   ISBN:978-82-7701-150-9
Biodiversity of mesophotic reefs. In: Baker, E.K., Puglise, K.A. and Harris, P.T. (Eds.). (2016). Mesophotic Reefs – A Life Boat For Coral Reefs?
Sinniger, F. et al
The United Nations Environment Programme and GRID-Arendal, Nairobi and Arendal   2016   

Conference Activities & Talks

Corals Across Depths: Status of the DRRH in the highly diverse Japanese MCEs [Invited]
1. Sinniger F., M. Pichon, P. Muir, R. Prasetia, H. Rouzé, S. Harii
Gordon Research Conference on Mesophotic Coral Reef Ecosystems   Jun 2018   
Overlapping coral diversity between shallow and mesophotic ecosystems: Perspectives on the Deep Reef Refugia Hypothesis in the North-West Pacific
Sinniger F., M. Pichon, P. Muir, R. Prasetia, H. Rouzé, S. Harii
4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity   May 2018   
High mesophotic coral biodiversity in Okinawa: implications for the DRRH
Sinniger F., M. Pichon, P. Muir, R. Prasetia, H. Rouzé, S. Harii
Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium   May 2018   
Is Okinawa a hotspot of mesophotic coral diversity in the World?
Sinniger F., M. Pichon, R. Prasetia, H. Rouzé, S. Harii
20 th Japanese Coral Reef Society annual meeting   Dec 2017   
Are deep reefs really refuges during massive bleaching events?
Sinniger F., R. Prasetia, H. Kan, S. Harii
19th Japanese Coral Reef Society annual meeting   Dec 2016