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Bruce Keafer

Bruce Keafer

Research Associate III


Office Phone: +1 508 289 2509

Fax: +1 508 457 2134


WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 57

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1977, Biology

Research Interests

Ecology of marine toxic dinoflagellates and other harmful algal bloom phenomena; distribution, transport, and delivery of toxic Alexandrium sp. blooms to shellfish sites; development of rapid and quantitative species-specific antibody probes for identification of harmful algae; utilization of satellite imagery for the early detection of harmful algal blooms.