Professor Chris Reid

Professor Chris Reid

Professor of Oceanography

School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)



Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Laffoley D, Baxter JM, Amon DJ, Claudet J, Hall-Spencer JM, Grorud-Colvert K, Levin LA, Reid PC, Rogers AD & Taylor ML (2021) 'Response to Ota, Allison and Fabinyi on ‘Evolving the narrative for protecting a rapidly changing ocean, post COVID‐19’' Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 31, (8) 2302-2303 , DOI Open access
Sheppard LW, Defriez EJ, Reid PC & Reuman DC (2019) 'Synchrony is more than its top-down and climatic parts: interacting Moran effects on phytoplankton in British seas' PLoS Computational Biology 15, (3) , DOI Open access
Reuman DC, Zhao L, Sheppard LW, Reid PC & Cohen JE (2017) 'Synchrony affects Taylor’s law in theory and data' Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 6788-6793 , DOI
Gsell AS, Scharfenberger U, Özkundakci D, Walters A, Hansson L-A, Janssen ABG, Nõges P, Reid PC, Schindler DE & Van Donk E (2016) 'Evaluating early-warning indicators of critical transitions in natural aquatic ecosystems' Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113, (50) E8089-E8095 , DOI
Reid PC, Hari RE, Beaugrand G, Livingstone DM, Marty C, Straile D, Barichivich J, Goberville E, Adrian R & Aono Y (2015) 'Global impacts of the 1980s regime shift' Global Change Biology 22, (2) 682-703 , DOI
Beaugrand G, Conversi A, Chiba S, Edwards M, Fonda-Umani S, Greene C, Mantua N, Otto SA, Reid PC & Stachura MM (2015) 'Synchronous marine pelagic regime shifts in the Northern Hemisphere' PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES 370, (1659) Author Site , DOI
Raitsos DE, Pradhan Y, Lavender SJ, Hoteit I, McQuatters-Gollop A, Reid PC & Richardson AJ (2014) 'From silk to satellite: half a century of ocean colour anomalies in the Northeast Atlantic' Glob Chang Biol 20, (7) 2117-2123 Author Site , DOI
Vezzulli L, Brettar I, Pezzati E, Reid PC, Colwell RR, Hoefle MG & Pruzzo C (2012) 'Long-term effects of ocean warming on the prokaryotic community: evidence from the vibrios' ISME JOURNAL 6, (1) 21-30 Author Site , DOI
Helaouet P, Beaugrand G & Reid PC (2011) 'Macrophysiology of Calanus finmarchicus in the North Atlantic Ocean' PROGRESS IN OCEANOGRAPHY 91, (3) 217-228 Author Site , DOI
Llope M, Chan K-S, Ciannelli L, Reid PC, Stige LC & Stenseth NC (2009) 'Effects of environmental conditions on the seasonal distribution of phytoplankton biomass in the North Sea' LIMNOLOGY AND OCEANOGRAPHY 54, (2) 512-524 Author Site , DOI
Hatun H, Payne MR, Beaugrand G, Reid PC, Sando AB, Drange H, Hansen B, Jacobsen JA & Bloch D (2009) 'Large bio-geographical shifts in the north-eastern Atlantic Ocean: From the subpolar gyre, via plankton, to blue whiting and pilot whales' PROGRESS IN OCEANOGRAPHY 80, (3-4) 149-162 Author Site , DOI
Reid PC, Johns DG, Edwards M, Starr M, Poulin M & Snoeijs P (2007) 'A biological consequence of reducing Arctic ice cover: arrival of the Pacific diatom Neodenticula seminae in the North Atlantic for the first time in 800,000 years' Global Change Biology 13, (9) 1910-1921
Gieskes WWC, Leterme SC, Peletier H, Edwards M & Reid PC (2007) 'Phaeocystis colony distribution in the North Atlantic Ocean since 1948, and interpretation of long-term changes in the Phaeocystis hotspot in the North Sea' Biogeochemistry 83, (1-3) 49-60
Kirby RR, Beaugrand G, Lindley JA, Richardson AJ, Edwards M & Reid PC (2007) 'Climate effects and benthic-pelagic coupling in the North Sea' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 330, 31-38
Raitsos DE, Lavender SJ, Pradhan Y, Tyrrell T, Reid PC & Edwards M (2006) 'Coccolithophore bloom size variation in response to the regional environment of the subarctic North Atlantic' Limnology and Oceanography 51, (5) 2122-2130
Leterme SC, Edwards M, Seuront L, Attrill MJ, Reid PC & John AWG (2005) 'Decadal basin-scale changes in diatoms, dinoflagellates, and phytoplankton color across the North Atlantic' Limnology and Oceanography 50, (4) 1244-1253
Raitsos DE, Reid PC, Lavender SJ, Edwards M & Richardson AJ (2005) 'Extending the SeaWiFS chlorophyll data set back 50 years in the northeast Atlantic' Geophysical Research Letters 32, (6)
Walne AW & Reid PC (2004) 'Continuous plankton recorder observations - Extension of the system into the Nordic Seas' Jan Mayen Island in Scientific Focus 45, 135-145
Reid PC, Matthews JBL & Smith MA (2003) 'Achievements of the continuous plankton recorder survey and a vision for its future - Preface' Progress in Oceanography 58, (2-4) 115-116
Lindley JA, Reid PC & Brander KM (2003) 'Inverse relationship between cod recruitment in the North Sea and young fish in the continuous plankton recorder survey' Scientia Marina 67, 191-200
Beaugrand G & Reid PC (2003) 'Long-term changes in phytoplankton, zooplankton and salmon related to climate' Global Change Biology 9, (6) 801-817
Reid PC, Edwards M, Beaugrand G, Skogen M & Stevens D (2003) 'Periodic changes in the zooplankton of the North Sea during the twentieth century linked to oceanic inflow' Fisheries Oceanography 12, (4-5) 260-269
Beare DJ, Batten SD, Edwards M, McKenzie E, Reid PC & Reid DG (2003) 'Summarising spatial and temporal information in CPR data' Progress in Oceanography 58, (2-4) 217-233
Reid PC, Colebrook JM, Matthews JBL & Aiken J (2003) 'The Continuous Plankton Recorder: concepts and history, from plankton indicator to undulating recorders' Progress in Oceanography 58, (2-4) 117-173
Vezzulli L & Reid PC (2003) 'The CPR survey (1948-1997): a gridded database browser of plankton abundance in the North Sea' Progress in Oceanography 58, (2-4) 327-336
Greene CH, Pershing AJ, Conversi A, Planque B, Hannah C, Sameoto D, Head E, Smith PC, Reid PC & Jossi J (2003) 'Trans-Atlantic responses of Calanus finmarchicus populations to basin-scale forcing associated with the North Atlantic Oscillation' Progress in Oceanography 58, (2-4) 301-312
Beaugrand G, Brander KM, Lindley JA, Souissi S & Reid PC (2003) 'Plankton effect on cod recruitment in the North Sea' Nature 426, (6967) 661-664
Reid PC & Kandel R (2003) 'Recent changes in the North Atlantic - Discussion' Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series A-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences 361, (1810) 1933-1934
Sims DW, Southall EJ, Richardson AJ, Reid PC & Metcalfe JD (2003) 'Seasonal movements and behaviour of basking sharks from archival tagging: no evidence of winter hibernation' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 248, 187-196
Sims DW & Reid PC (2002) 'Congruent trends in long-term zooplankton decline in the north-east Atlantic and basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) fishery catches off west Ireland' Fisheries Oceanography 11, (1) 59-63
Beaugrand G, Ibanez F, Lindley JA & Reid PC (2002) 'Diversity of calanoid copepods in the North Atlantic and adjacent seas: species associations and biogeography' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 232, 179-195
Edwards M, Beaugrand G, Reid PC, Rowden AA & Jones MB (2002) 'Ocean climate anomalies and the ecology of the North Sea' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 239, 1-10
Lindley JA & Reid PC (2002) 'Variations in the abundance of Centropages typicus and Calanus helgolandicus in the North Sea: deviations from close relationships with temperature' Marine Biology 141, (1) 153-165
Reid PC & Beaugrand G (2002) 'Interregional biological responses in the north Atlantic to hydrometeorological forcing' Large Marine Ecosystems of the North Atlantic: Changing States and Sustainability 27-48
Beaugrand G, Reid PC, Ibanez F, Lindley JA & Edwards M (2002) 'Reorganization of North Atlantic marine copepod biodiversity and climate' Science 296, (5573) 1692-1694
Reid (2001) 'A regime shift in the North Sea circa 1988 linked to changes in the North Sea horse mackerel fishery' Fisheries Research 50 (1-2), 163-171 , DOI
Reid PC & Edwards M (2001) 'Long-term changes in the Pelagos, Benthos and fisheries of the North Sea' 107-115
Edwards M, John AWG, Johns DG & Reid PC (2001) 'Case history and persistence of the non-indigenous diatom Coscinodiscus wailesii in the north-east Atlantic' Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 81, (2) 207-211
Ottersen G, Planque B, Belgrano A, Post E, Reid PC & Stenseth NC (2001) 'Ecological effects of the North Atlantic Oscillation' Oecologia 128, (1) 1-14
Kirby RR & Reid PC (2001) 'PCR from the CPR offers a historical perspective marine population ecology' Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 81, (3) 539-540
Reid PC, Holliday NP & Smyth TJ (2001) 'Pulses in the eastern margin current and warmer water off the north west European shelf linked to North Sea ecosystem changes' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 215, 283-287
Mudie PJ, Marret F, Gurdebeke PR, Hartman JD & Reid PC (2020) 'Marine dinocysts, acritarchs and less well-known NPP: tintinnids, ostracod and foraminiferal linings, copepod and worm remains' Geological Society of London 159-232 , DOI