February 18, 2024

Lab members traveled to New Orleans, LA to present their research at the 2024 Ocean Sciences Meeting.

January 10, 2024

New paper discusses the direct observations of microbial community succession on sinking marine particles.

October 26, 2023

Undergraduate researcher Julia Walsh was recently named a UCSB Bentson Scholar.

May 1, 2023

The Santoro Lab cruises on the RV Atlantis

November 1, 2022

A new paper led by postdoctoral researcher Barbara Bayer shows that nitrifying archaea and bacteria impact the ocean's carbon cycle in addition to their well-known role in the nitrogen cycle.

August 9, 2022

Graduate student Natalie Dornan was recently named a NOAA Nancy Foster Scholar.

April 23, 2022

Three undergraduate students present research at the EEMB undergraduate research symposium. 

October 1, 2021

New NSF award to accelerate development of ocean-degradable plastics.

September 1, 2021

A big congratulations to Nicola and Jose, who both earned National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships this year!

July 15, 2021

This spring we celebrated a return to fieldwork with two cruises in two oceans.