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Richard Dannenberg

Graduate Student
The Pennsylvania State University

Richard Dannenberg is a first year graduate student at Penn State working in Charles Fisher's lab. Richard is currently studying the effects of oil and dispersant on deep-sea corals. He is using imaging to assess long-term impacts, and using molecular techniques to assess acute impacts to the coral microbiome.

Richard Dannenberg graduated from Carnegie Mellon in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in biological sciences.


Richard participated in the following Ocean Exploration Trust expeditions: