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Wayne Chiasson

Wayne's day job is Department Administrator, Department of Physics and Astronomy. In our laboratory, Wayne assists research both in the laboratory and the field. His current project is:
  • Systematics of Kumanoa species.
Selected papers:
  • Entwisle, T.J, Vis, M.L., Chiasson, W.B., Necchi, O. Jr. & Sherwood, A.R. 2009. Systematics of the Batrachospermales – A Synthesis. Journal of Phycology 45: 704-715.
  • 15. Chiasson, W.B., Johanson, K.G., Sherwood, A.R. & Vis, M.L. 2007. Phylogenetic affinities of the form taxon Chantransia pygmaea (Rhodophyta) specimens from the Hawaiian Islands. Phycologia 46: 257-262.
  • Chiasson, W.B., Sabo, N.J. & Vis, M.L. 2005. Molecular and morphological analysis of putative chantransia specimens (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 44: 163-168.
  • Vis, M.L., Sheath, R.G. & Chiasson, W.B. 2004. A survey of the Rhodophyta and assocated macroalgae from coastal streams in French Guiana. Cryptogamie Algologie 25: 161-174.
  • Chiasson, W.B., Machesky, N.J. & Vis, M.L. 2003. Phylogeography of a freshwater red alga, Batrachospermum helminthosum, (Rhodophyta) in North America. Phycologia 42: 654-660.

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