• Associate Research Scientist
Peter Morton


Interdisciplinary approaches to quantifying marine trace metal fluxes and cycles in the surface ocean.

Developing contamination-free laboratory and analytical techniques for the sampling, processing, and analysis of trace metals in an oceanographic setting (aerosol particulate material, dissolved species, and marine suspended particles).

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Oceanography (Chemical), 2010; Old Dominion University
  • M.S. Chemistry, 2003; Old Dominion University
  • B.A. Chemistry, 1996; George Mason University

Research Interests

  • Oceanography, Marine Aerosols, Trace Metals, Marine Particles, Dissolved Trace Metals