Dr Stephanie Henson

Group: 
Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems
Email: 
s.henson@noc.ac.uk
Location: 
Southampton
Telephone: 
+44 (0)23 8059 6643

Please visit my personal webpage: http://www.stephaniehenson.net/

Publications

Article

Cavan, Emma L.; Henson, Stephanie A.; Belcher, Anna; Sanders, Richard. 2017 Role of zooplankton in determining the efficiency of the biological carbon pump. Biogeosciences, 14. 177-186.10.5194/bg-14-177-2017
Henson, Stephanie A.; Beaulieu, Claudie; Ilyina, Tatiana; John, Jasmin G.; Long, Matthew; Séférian, Roland; Tjiputra, Jerry; Sarmiento, Jorge L.. 2017 Rapid emergence of climate change in environmental drivers of marine ecosystems. Nature Communications, 8. 14682.10.1038/ncomms14682
Belcher, Anna; Manno, Clara; Ward, Pete; Henson, Stephanie; Sanders, Richard; Tarling, Geraint. 2017 Copepod faecal pellet transfer through the meso- and bathypelagic layers in the Southern Ocean in spring. Biogeosciences, 14 (6). 1511-1525.10.5194/bg-14-1511-2017
Belcher, A.; Tarling, G.A.; Manno, C.; Atkinson, A.; Ward, P.; Skaret, G.; Fielding, S.; Henson, S.A.; Sanders, R.. 2017 The potential role of Antarctic krill faecal pellets in efficient carbon export at the marginal ice zone of the South Orkney Islands in spring. Polar Biology. (In Press)
Sanders, R.; Henson, S.A.; Martin, A.P.; Anderson, T.R.; Bernardello, R.; Enderlein, P.; Fielding, S.; Giering, S.; Hartmann, M.; Iversen, M.; Khatiwala, S.; Lam, P.; Mayor, D.J.; Moore, C.M.; Murphy, E.; Painter, S.C.; Poulton, A.J.; Saw, K.; Stowasser, G.; Tarling, G.A.; Torres-valdes, S.; Trimmer, M.; Wolff, G.A.; Yool, A.. 2016 Controls over Ocean Mesopelagic Interior Carbon Storage (COMICS): fieldwork, synthesis and modelling efforts. Frontiers in Marine Science, 3, 136. 7, pp.10.3389/fmars.2016.00136
Beaulieu, C.; Cole, H.; Henson, S.; Yool, A.; Anderson, T.R.; de Mora, L.; Buitenhuis, E.T.; Butenschön, M.; Totterdell, I.J.; Allen, J.I.. 2016 Marine regime shifts in ocean biogeochemical models: a case study in the Gulf of Alaska. Biogeosciences, 13. 4533-4553.10.5194/bg-13-4533-2016
Belcher, A.; Iversen, M.; Giering, S.; Riou, V.; Henson, S.; Sanders, R.. 2016 Depth-resolved particle associated microbial respiration in the northeast Atlantic. Biogeosciences, 13 (17). 4927-4943.10.5194/bg-13-4927-2016
Villa-Alfageme, M.; de Soto, F.C.; Ceballos, E.; Giering, S.L.C.; Le Moigne, F.A.C.; Henson, S.; Mas, J. L.; Sanders, R. J.. 2016 Geographical, seasonal, and depth variation in sinking particle speeds in the North Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters, 43 (16). 8609-8616.10.1002/2016GL069233
Ceballos-Romero, E.; Le Moigne, F.A.C.; Henson, S.; Marsay, C.M.; Sanders, R.J.; García-Tenorio, R.; Villa-Alfageme, M.. 2016 Influence of bloom dynamics on Particle Export Efficiency in the North Atlantic: a comparative study of radioanalytical techniques and sediment traps. Marine Chemistry, 186. 198-210.10.1016/j.marchem.2016.10.001
Henson, Stephanie; Beaulieu, Claudie; Lampitt, Richard. 2016 Observing climate change trends in ocean biogeochemistry: when and where. Global Change Biology, 22 (4). 1561-1571.10.1111/gcb.13152
Belcher, Anna; Iversen, Morten; Manno, Clara; Henson, Stephanie A.; Tarling, Geraint A.; Sanders, Richard. 2016 The role of particle associated microbes in remineralisation of faecal pellets in the upper mesopelagic of the Scotia Sea, Antarctica. Limnology and Oceanography, 61 (3). 1049-1064.10.1002/lno.10269
Popova, E.; Yool, A.; Byfield, V.; Cochrane, K.; Coward, A.C.; Salim, S.S.; Gasalla, M.A.; Henson, S.A.; Hobday, A.J.; Pecl, G.; Sauer, W.; Roberts, M.. 2016 From global to regional and back again: common climate stressors of marine ecosystems relevant for adaptation across five ocean warming hotspots. Global Change Biology, 22 (6). 2038-2053.10.1111/gcb.13247
Le Moigne, Frederic A.C.; Henson, Stephanie A.; Cavan, Emma; Georges, Clément; Pabortsava, Katsiaryna; Achterberg, Eric P.; Ceballos-Romero, Elena; Zubkov, Mike; Sanders, Richard J.. 2016 What causes the inverse relationship between primary production and export efficiency in the Southern Ocean? Geophysical Research Letters, 43 (9). 4457-4466.10.1002/2016GL068480
Marsay, Chris M.; Sanders, Richard J.; Henson, Stephanie A.; Pabortsava, Katsiaryna; Achterberg, Eric P.; Lampitt, Richard S.. 2015 Attenuation of sinking particulate organic carbon flux through the mesopelagic. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 112 (4). 1089-1094.10.1073/pnas.1415311112
Henson, Stephanie; Yool, Andrew; Sanders, Richard. 2015 Variability in efficiency of particulate organic carbon export: A model study. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29 (1). 33-45.10.1002/2014GB004965
Le Moigne, Frederic A.C.; Poulton, Alex J.; Henson, Stephanie A.; Daniels, Chris J.; Fragoso, Glaucia M.; Mitchell, Elaine; Richier, Sophie; Smith, Helen E.K.; Russell, Benjamin C.; Tarling, Geraint A.; Young, Jeremy R.; Zubkov, Mike. 2015 Carbon export efficiency and phytoplankton community composition in the Atlantic sector of the Arctic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (6). 3896-3912.10.1002/2015JC010700
Hopkins, Jason; Henson, Stephanie A.; Painter, Stuart C.; Tyrrell, Toby; Poulton, Alex J.. 2015 Phenological characteristics of global coccolithophore blooms. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29 (2). 239-253.10.1002/2014GB004919
Cole, Harriet; Henson, Stephanie; Martin, Adrian; Yool, Andrew. 2015 Basin-wide mechanisms for spring bloom initiation; how typical is the North Atlantic? ICES Journal of Marine Science, 72 (6). 2029-2040.10.1093/icesjms/fsu239
Rumyantseva, Anna; Lucas, Natasha; Rippeth, Tom; Henson, Stephanie; Martin, Adrian; Painter, Stuart C.. 2015 Ocean nutrient pathways associated with passage of a storm. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29 (8). 1179-1189.10.1002/2015GB005097
Frigstad, H.; Henson, S.A.; Hartman, S.E.; Omar, A.M.; Jeansson, E.; Cole, H.; Pebody, C.; Lampitt, R.S.. 2015 Links between surface productivity and deep ocean particle flux at the Porcupine Abyssal Plain sustained observatory. Biogeosciences, 12 (19). 5885-5897.10.5194/bg-12-5885-2015
Guidi, Lionel; Legendre, Louis; Reygondeau, Gabriel; Uitz, Julia; Stemmann, Lars; Henson, Stephanie A.. 2015 A new look at ocean carbon remineralization for estimating deepwater sequestration. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 29 (7). 1044-1059.10.1002/2014GB005063
Sanders, Richard; Henson, Stephanie A.; Koski, Marja; De la Rocha, Christina L.; Painter, Stuart C.; Poulton, Alex J.; Riley, Jennifer; Salihoglu, Baris; Visser, Andre; Yool, Andrew; Bellerby, Richard; Martin, Adrian. 2014 The Biological Carbon Pump in the North Atlantic. Progress in Oceanography, 129 (B). 200-218.10.1016/j.pocean.2014.05.005
Henson, Stephanie. 2014 Autobiography. Oceanography, 27 (4 Suppl.), supplement Women in Oceanography: a decade later. p133.
Henson, S.. 2014 Slow science: the value of long biological records. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, A, 372 (2025). 20130334.10.1098/rsta.2013.0334
Giering, Sarah L.C.; Sanders, Richard; Lampitt, Richard S.; Anderson, Thomas R.; Tamburini, Christian; Boutrif, Mehdi; Zubkov, Mikhail V.; Marsay, Chris M.; Henson, Stephanie A.; Saw, Kevin; Cook, Kathryn; Mayor, Daniel J.. 2014 Reconciliation of the carbon budget in the ocean’s twilight zone. Nature, 507. 480-483.10.1038/nature13123
Painter, S.C.; Henson, S.A.; Forryan, A.; Steigenberger, S.; Klar, J.; Stinchcombe, M.C.; Rogan, N.; Baker, A.R.; Achterberg, E.P.; Moore, C.M.. 2014 An assessment of the vertical diffusive flux of iron and other nutrients to the surface waters of the subpolar North Atlantic Ocean. Biogeosciences, 11 (8). 2113-2130.10.5194/bg-11-2113-2014
Jones, Daniel O.B.; Yool, Andrew; Wei, Chih-Lin; Henson, Stephanie A.; Ruhl, Henry A.; Watson, Reg A.; Gehlen, Marion. 2014 Global reductions in seafloor biomass in response to climate change. Global Change Biology, 20 (6). 1861-1872.10.1111/gcb.12480
Henson, S.; Cole, H.; Beaulieu, C.; Yool, A.. 2013 The impact of global warming on seasonality of ocean primary production. Biogeosciences, 10 (6). 4357-4369.10.5194/bg-10-4357-2013
Le Moigne, F.A.C.; Villa-Alfageme, M.; Sanders, R.J.; Marsay, C.; Henson, S.; García-Tenorio, R.. 2013 Export of organic carbon and biominerals derived from 234Th and 210Po at the Porcupine Abyssal Plain. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 72. 88-101.10.1016/j.dsr.2012.10.010
Le Moigne, F.A.C.; Henson, S.A.; Sanders, R.J.; Madsen, E.. 2013 Global database of surface ocean particulate organic carbon export fluxes diagnosed from the 234Th technique. Earth System Science Data, 5 (2). 295-304.10.5194/essd-5-295-2013
Beaulieu, C.; Henson, S.A.; Sarmiento, J.L.; Dunne, J.P.; Doney, S.C.; Rykaczewski, R.R.; Bopp, L.. 2013 Factors challenging our ability to detect long-term trends in ocean chlorophyll. Biogeosciences, 10 (4). 2711-2724.10.5194/bg-10-2711-2013
Achterberg, Eric P.; Moore, C. Mark; Henson, Stephanie A.; Steigenberger, Sebastian; Stohl, Andreas; Eckhardt, Sabine; Avendano, Lizeth C.; Cassidy, Michael; Hembury, Debbie; Klar, Jessica K.; Lucas, Michael I.; Macey, Anna I.; Marsay, Chris M.; Ryan-Keogh, Thomas J.. 2013 Natural iron fertilization by the Eyjafjallajökull volcanic eruption. Geophysical Research Letters, 40 (5). 921-926.10.1002/grl.50221
Henson, Stephanie A.; Painter, Stuart C.; Holliday, N. Penny; Stinchcombe, Mark C.; Giering, Sarah L.C.. 2013 Unusual subpolar North Atlantic phytoplankton bloom in 2010: Volcanic fertilisation or North Atlantic Oscillation? Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 118 (10). 4771-4780.10.1002/jgrc.20363
Henson, Stephanie A.; Sanders, Richard; Madsen, Esben. 2012 Global patterns in efficiency of particulate organic carbon export and transfer to the deep ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 26 (1). GB1028.10.1029/2011GB004099
Signorini, S.R.; Häkkinen, S.; Gudmundsson, K.; Olsen, A.; Omar, A.M.; Olafsson, J.; Reverdin, G.; Henson, S.A.; McClain, C.R.; Worthen, D.L.. 2012 The role of phytoplankton dynamics in the seasonal and interannual variability of carbon in the subpolar North Atlantic – a modeling study. Geoscientific Model Development, 5 (3). 683-707.10.5194/gmd-5-683-2012
Cole, Harriet; Henson, Stephanie; Martin, Adrian; Yool, Andrew. 2012 Mind the gap: The impact of missing data on the calculation of phytoplankton phenology metrics. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117 (C8). C08030.10.1029/2012jc008249
Henson, Stephanie A.; Sanders, Richard; Madsen, Esben; Morris, Paul J.; Le Moigne, Frédéric; Quartly, Graham D.. 2011 A reduced estimate of the strength of the ocean's biological carbon pump. Geophysical Research Letters, 38 (4). L04606.10.1029/2011GL046735
Henson, S.A.; Sarmiento, J.L.; Dunne, J.P.; Bopp, L.; Lima, I.; Doney, S.C.; John, J.; Beaulieu, C.. 2010 Detection of anthropogenic climate change in satellite records of ocean chlorophyll and productivity. Biogeosciences, 7. 621-640.10.5194/bg-7-621-2010
Henson, Stephanie A.; Raitsos, Dionysios; Dunne, John P.; McQuatters?Gollop, Abigail. 2009 Decadal variability in biogeochemical models: comparison with a 50?year ocean colour dataset. Geophysical Research Letters, 36 (11). L21601.10.1029/2009GL040874
Henson, Stephanie A.; Dunne, John P.; Sarmiento, Jorge L.. 2009 Decadal variability in North Atlantic phytoplankton blooms. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114 (C4). C04013.10.1029/2008JC005139
Henson, Stephanie A.; Thomas, Andrew C.. 2008 A census of oceanic anticyclonic eddies in the Gulf of Alaska. Deep Sea Research Part I, 55 (2). 163-176.10.1016/j.dsr.2007.11.005
Henson, Stephanie A.. 2007 Water column stability and spring bloom dynamics in the Gulf of Alaska. Journal of Marine Research, 65 (6). 715-736.10.1357/002224007784219002
Henson, Stephanie A.; Sanders, Richard; Holeton, Claire; Allen, John T.. 2007 Erratum: Timing of nutrient depletion, diatom dominance and a lower-boundary estimate of export production for Irminger Basin, North Atlantic. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 343. 307.
Henson, Stephanie A.; Thomas, Andrew C.. 2007 Phytoplankton scales of variability in the California Current System: 1. Interannual and cross-shelf variability. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112. C07017.10.1029/2006JC004039
Henson, Stephanie A.; Thomas, Andrew C.. 2007 Interannual variability in timing of bloom initiation in the California Current System. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112 (C8). C08007.10.1029/2006JC003960
Henson, Stephanie A.; Thomas, Andrew C.. 2007 Phytoplankton scales of variability in the California Current System: 2. Latitudinal variability. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112. C07018.10.1029/2006JC004040
Henson, Stephanie A.; Robinson, Ian; Allen, John T.; Waniek, Joanna J.. 2006 Effect of meteorological conditions on interannual variability in timing and magnitude of the spring bloom in the Irminger Basin, North Atlantic. Deep-Sea Research I, 53 (10). 1601-1615.10.1016/j.dsr.2006.07.009
Henson, Stephanie A.; Sanders, Richard; Holeton, Claire; Allen, John T.. 2006 Timing of nutrient depletion, diatom dominance and a lower-boundary estimate of export production for Irminger Basin, North Atlantic. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 313. 73-84.10.3354/meps313073
Sanders, Richard; Brown, Louise; Henson, Stephanie; Lucas, Michael. 2005 New production in the Irminger Basin during 2002. Journal of Marine Systems, 55 (3-4). 291-310.10.1016/j.jmarsys.2004.09.002
Waniek, Joanna J.; Holliday, N.P.; Davidson, R.; Brown, L.; Henson, S.A.. 2005 Freshwater control of onset and species composition of Greenland shelf spring bloom. Marine Ecology - Progress Series, 288. 45-57.10.3354/meps288045
Allen, John T.; Brown, Louise; Sanders, Richard; Moore, C. Mark; Mustard, Alexander; Fielding, Sophie; Lucas, Mike; Rixen, Michel; Savage, Graham; Henson, Stephanie; Mayor, Dan. 2005 Letter. Diatom carbon export enhanced by silicate upwelling in the northeast Atlantic. Nature, 437 (7059). 728-732.10.1038/nature03948

Book section

Le Moigne, Frederic A.C.; Poulton, Alex J.; Henson, Stephanie A.; Daniels, Chris J.; Fragoso, Glaucia M.; Mitchell, Elaine; Richier, Sophie; Russell, Benjamin C.; Smith, Helen E.K.; Tarling, Geraint A.; Young, Jeremy R.; Zubkov, Mike. 2017 Carbon export efficiency and phytoplankton community composition in the Atlantic sector of the Arctic Ocean. In: Ferrera, Isabel, (ed.)Climate change and the oceanic carbon cycle: variables and consequences. Oakville, Ontario, Apple Academic Press Inc, 149-190.
Brown, P.; Sanders, R.; McDonagh, E.; Henson, S.; Best, A.I.; Poulton, A.J.; Mayor, D.J.. 2016 Impacts and effects of ocean warming on carbon management including methane hydrates. In: Baxter, J.M.; Laffoley, D.D'A., (eds.)Explaining ocean warming: Causes, scale, effects and consequences. Full Report. Gland, IUCN The World Conservation Union, 373-388.
Sanders, R.; Henson, S.A.. 2014 Ecological carbon sequestration in the oceans and climate change. In: Freedman, B., (ed.)Global Environmental Change. Dordrecth, The Netherlands, Springer, 125-131. (Handbook of Global Environmental Pollution, 1).

Conference item

Henson, Stephanie; Sanders, Richard; Madsen, Ebsen; Morris, Paul; Le Moigne, Frederic; Quartly, Graham. 2012 Global patterns of organic carbon export and sequestration. [Keynote] In: EGU General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, 22-27 Apr 2012. (Unpublished)
Henson, Stephanie; Cole, Harriet; Yool, Andrew. 2012 Global warming impact on phytoplankton seasonal cycles. [Invited Paper] In: Challenger 2012 Conference, Norwich, 03-06 Sep 2012. (Unpublished)
Henson, Stephanie; Cole, Harriet; Yool, Andrew; Beaulieu, Claudie. 2012 Detection of global warming trends in satellite ocean colour data. [Keynote] In: Ocean Optics XXI, Glasgow, 08-12 Oct 2012. (Unpublished)