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Tyler Mackey

Postdoctoral Fellow


Sumner, DY, Jungblut, AD, Hawes, I, Andersen, DT, Mackey, TJ, Wall, K (2016) Growth of elaborate microbial pinnacles in Lake Vanda, Antarctica. Geobiology, doi:10.1111/gbi.12188

Jungblut, AD, Hawes, I, Mackey, TJ, Krusor, M, Doran, P, Sumner, DY, Eisen, J, Hillman, C, Goroncy, A (2016) Microbial mat communities along an oxygen gradient in a perennially ice-covered Antarctic lake. Applied and Environmental Microbiology,

Sumner, DY, Hawes, I, Mackey, TJ, Jungblut, AD, Doran, P (2015) Antarctic microbial mats: A modern analog for Archean lacustrine oxygen oases. Geology, 43: 887-890,

Mackey, TJ, Sumner DY, Hawes I, Jungblut AD, Andersen DT, (2015) Growth of modern branched columnar stromatolites in Lake Joyce, Antarctica. Geobiology, 13: 373-390, doi:10.1111/gbi.12138

Harwood Theisen, C, Sumner, DY, Mackey, TJ, Lim, DS, Brady, AL, Slater, GF (2015) Carbonate fabrics in the modern microbialites of Pavilion Lake: two suites of microfabrics that reflect variation in microbial community morphology, growth habit, and lithification. Geobiology 13:357-372, doi:10.1111/gbi.12134

Hawes, I, Sumner, DY, Andersen, DT, Jungblut, AD, Mackey, TJ (2013) Timescales of growth response of microbial mats to environmental change in an ice-covered Antarctic lake. Biology, 2: 151-176, doi:10.3390/biology2010151

Hawes, I, Sumner, DY, Andersen, DT, Mackey, TJ (2011) Legacies of recent environmental change in the benthic communities of Lake Joyce, a perennially ice-covered Antarctic lake. Geobiology 9, 394-410, doi:10.1111/j.1472-4669.2011.00289.x

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PhD - University of California-Davis
MS - University of California-Davis
BA - Carleton College