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Jesús Pineda

Jesús Pineda

Senior Scientist


Office Phone: +1 508 289 2274

Fax: +1 508 457 2134

WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 50

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050

Other WHOI Addresses:

Lab: Marine Research Facility 206 (MS# 50)

Lab: Marine Research Facility 208 (MS# 50)

Lab: Marine Research Facility 209 (MS# 50)

Lab: Marine Research Facility 210 (MS# 50)


B.S. Escuela Superior de Ciencias Marinas, Ensenada, Mexico, U.A.B.C., 1983, Biological Oceanography
M.S. C.I.C.E.S.E., Ensenada, Mexico, 1987, Marine Ecology
Ph.D. Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 1993, Oceanography

Research Interests

Benthic ecology and nearshore oceanography. Hydrodynamic forcing on shallow water benthic communities.
• Larval transport, larval dispersal and population connectivity.
• Larval behavior as related to larval transport.
• Settlement and recruitment.
• Population ecology.
Large-scale ecology of shallow and deep-sea benthic communities.