Peter D. Roopnarine
Research
Research Interests
    Trophic Web
  • Theory of extinction, mass extinctions, and community evolution.
  • Mathematical modelling of paleocommunity perturbative dynamics.
  • Morphometric analysis of morphological integration.
  • Venerid and corbulid bivalve evolution and systematics.
  • Evolutionary ecology of Neogene tropical American marine molluscs.
Funding
  • Hagey Venture Fund, CAS "Predicting and assessing impacts of the Cosco Busan San Fransicso Bay oil spill". PIs P. D. Roopnarine and J. Dumbacher.
  • NSF ARC-0530825 "Mathematical Modeling and Bayesian Analysis of Paleocommunity Collapse during Mass Extinctions". PIs P. D. Roopnarine and S. C. Wang.
Research Group
  • Rachel Hertog, graduate student, San Francisco State University.
  • Martin Olson, graduate student, San Francisco University.
  • Nell Green Nylen, Research Assistant.
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