The Simons Collaboration on Computational Biogeochemical Modeling of Marine Ecosystems (CBIOMES) seeks to develop and apply quantitative models of the structure and function of marine microbial communities at seasonal and basin scales.


The 2020 CBIOMES e-Annual Meeting is June 8 – 10.
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Machine learning helps map global ocean communities

Technique developed by MIT-CBIOMES investigators could aid in tracking the ocean’s health and productivity. Read this story at MIT News On land, it’s fairly obvious where one ecological region ends...

Measuring Climate Change

Member of the PML-CBIOMES Group Bror Jönsson has been working with Wei-Jun Cai of the University of Delaware and others on a study seeking to characterize ocean acidification throughout coastal...


Shubha Sathyendranath, Trevor Platt, Žarko Kovač, James Dingle, Thomas Jackson, Robert J. W. Brewin, Peter Franks, Emilio Marañón, Gemma Kulk, and Heather A. Bouman (2020), Reconciling models of primary production and photo-acclimation, Applied Optics, doi: 10.1364/AO.386252...