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Alyssa M. Peleo-Alampay

Geologist, Balik Scientist Awardee (2008)

Expertise: Earth Science, Biostratigraphy, Paleoceanography, Geology

Affiliation

Professor, National Institute of Geological Sciences- University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City

Award

    • Balik Scientist Awardee, DOST, 2008

Research

    • Calcareow Nannoplankton from Surficial Sediments of the South China Sea [Ongoing]
    • Coccolithophore Plux in Sediment Trap Samples from the South China sea [Ongoing]

Papers Presented

    • ~6 ka tephra from Sibuyan Sea, Philippines: Geochemical characteristics and its effects on planktonic foraminifera, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA
    • 6 ka anoxic condition in the Sibuyan Sea Basin, Philippines - possible link with an explosive eruption event?, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA

Education

    • University of California, Doctor of Philosophy in Earth Science
    • University of the Philippines, Master of Science in Geology
    • University of the Philippines, Bachelor of Science in Geology

Publication

    • Vargas, E.P., Tangunan, D.N., Peleo-Alampay, A.M., Abuda, J.B., Mambuay, L.A.T., Ramos, C.R.A., Fernando, A.G.S., Dimalanta, C.B., Faustino-Eslava, D.V., & Pascua, C.S., (2014) Post-Collision Deposition of Balanga Formation in northwest Mindoro, Philippines: Calcareous Nannofossil Evidence
    • Stratigraphy Volume 11, No. 3-4
    • Wiesner, M., Arpa, C., Bracker, E., Catane, S.G., De Leon, M.M., Duyanen, J.P., Faber, U., Gerbich, C., Hess, S., Holbourn, A., Kaminski, M., Kruger, O., Kuhnt, W., Suu, N., Paulsen, H., Peleo-Alampay, A., Rimek, R., Seemann, B., Siringan, F. P., Steen, E., Szarek, R., Son, V., Von Wersch, V., Wang, Y., & Wetzel, A., (1999) Particle fluxes and recolonization of the 1991 Mount Pinatubo tephra layer in the South China Sea
    • Cruise Report (SO-140B) for the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Berlin
    • Lit, C.C., Catane, S., Teves, J., Tejada, M.G., Mandanas, A.A., Fernando, A., Mirabueno, M.T., Arpa, M.B., Bringas, C.L., Escober, K., Sobrepena, K., Abuda, J., Abrecia, V., Solidum, R.U., & Peleo-Alampay, A., (2010) ~6 ka tephra from Sibuyan Sea, Philippines: Geochemical characteristics and its effects on planktonic foraminifera
    • American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Abstracts
    • Catane, S.G., Fernando, A., Peleo-Alampay, A., & Tejada, M.G., (2010) 6 ka anoxic condition in the Sibuyan Sea Basin, Philippines - possible link with an explosive eruption event?
    • American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Abstracts
    • Li, C.-F., Xu, X., Lin, J., Sun, Z., Zhu, J., Yao, Y., Zhao, X., Liu, Q., Kulhanek, D.K., Wang, J., Song, T., Zhao, J., Qui, N., Guan, Y., Zhou, Z., Williams, T., Bao, R., Briais, A., Brown, E.A., Chen, Y., Clift, P.D., Colwell, F.S., Dadd, K.A., Ding, W., Almeida, I.H., Huang, X.-L., Hyun, S., Jiang, T., Koppers, A.A.P., Li, Q., Liu, C., Liu, Z., Nagai, R.H., Peleo-Alampay, A., Su, X., Tejada, M.L.G., Trinh, H.S., Yeh, Y.-C., Zhang, C., Zhang, F., & Zhang, G.-L., (2014) Ages and magnetic structures of the South China Sea constrained by deep tow magnetic surveys and IODP Expedition 349
    • Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems Volume 15, No. 12
    • Li, C.-F., Li, J., Ding, W., Franke, D., Yao, Y., Shi, H., Pang, X., Cao, Y., Lin, J., Kulhanek, D.K., Williams, T., Bao, R., Briais, A., Brown, E.A., Chen, Y., Clift, P.D., Colwell, F.S., Dadd, K.A., Hernández-Almeida, I., Huang, X.-L., Hyun, S., Jiang, T., Koppers, A.A.P., Li, Q., Liu, C., Liu, Q., Liu, Z., Nagai, R.H., Peleo-Alampay, A., Su, X., Sun, Z., Tejada, M.L.G., Trinh, H.S., Yeh, Y.-C., Zhang, C., Zhang, F., Zhang, G.-L., & Zhao, X., (2015) Seismic stratigraphy of the central South China Sea basin and implications for neotectonics
    • Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth Volume 120, No. 3
    • Herbert, T.D., Schuffert, J.D., Thomas, D., Lange, C., Weinheimer, A., Peleo-Alampay, A., & Herguera, J.-C., (1998) Depth and seasonality of alkenone production along the California Margin inferred from a core top transect
    • Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology Volume 13, No. 3
    • Fernando, A.G.S., Peleo-Alampay, A.M., & Wiesner, M.G., (2007) Calcareous nannofossils in surface sediments of the eastern and western South China Sea
    • Marine Micropaleontology Volume 66, No. 1
    • Peleo-Alampay, A.M., Mead, G.A., & Wei, W., (1999) Unusual Oligocene Braarudosphaera-rich layers of the South Atlantic and their palaeoceanographic implications
    • Journal of Nannoplankton Research Volume 21, No. 1
    • Li, C.-F., Lin, J., Kulhanek, D.K., Williams, T., Bao, R., Briais, A., Brown, E.A., Chen, Y., Clift, P.D., Colwell, F.S., Dad, K.A., Ding, W.W., Hernández-Almeida, I., Huang, X.-L., Hyun, S., Jiang, T., Koppers, A.A.P., Li, Q., Liu, C., Liu, Q., Liu, Z., Nagai, R.H., Peleo-Alampay, A., Su, X., Sun, Z., Tejada, M.L.G., Trinh, H.S., Yeh, Y.-C., Zhang, C., Zhang, F., Zhang, G.-L., & Zhao, X., (2015) Site U1431
    • Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program Volume 349
    • Li, C.-F., Lin, J., Kulhanek, D.K., Williams, T., Bao, R., Briais, A., Brown, E.A., Chen, Y., Clift, P.D., Colwell, F.S., Dadd, K.A., Ding, W.-W., Hernández-Almeida, I., Huang, X.-L., Hyun, S., Jiang, T., Koppers, A.A.P., Li, Q., Liu, C., Liu, Q., Liu, Z., Nagai, R.H., Peleo-Alampay, A., Su, X., Sun, Z., Tejada, M.L.G., Trinh, H.S., Yeh, Y.-C., Zhang, C., Zhang, F., Zhang, G.L., & Zhao, X., (2015) Expedition 349 summary
    • Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program Volume 349
    • Wei, W., & Peleo-Alampay, A., (1993) Updated Cenozoic nannofossil magnetobiochronology
    • International Nannofossil Association Newsletter Volume 15
    • Wei, W., & Peleo-Alampay, A., (1997) Onset of North Atlantic Deep Water 11.5 million years ago triggered by climate cooling
    • Proceedings of the 30th International Geology Congress, Beijing, China Volume 13
    • Fernando, A.G.S., & Peleo-Alampay, A.M., (2007) Surface sediment distribution of Florisphaera profunda in the South China Sea: an effect of dissolution? 
    • Journal of Nannoplankton Research Volume 29, No. 2
    • Peleo-Alampay, A.M., & Wei, W., (1995) Magnetobiochronology of several Miocene Nannofossil Datums at DSDP Site 536 Revisited
    • Revista española de micropaleontología Volume 27
    • Peleo-Alampay, A., Bukry, D., Liu, L., & Young, J.R., (1998) Late Miocene calcareous nannofossil genus Catinaster: taxonomy, evolution and magnetobiochronology
    • Journal of Micropalaeontology Volume 17
    • Marquez, R.T.C., Tejada, M.L.G., Suzuki, K., Peleo-Alampay, A.M., Goto, K.T., Hyun, S., & Senda, R., (2017) The seawater osmium isotope record of South China Sea: Implications on its history and evolution
    • Marine Geology Volume 394
    • Liu, Z., Zhang, X., Christophe, C., Peleo-Alampay, A., Guballa, J.D.S., Li, P., & Liu, C., (2016) Occurrence of Quaternary turbidite deposits in the central South China Sea: Response to global sea-level changes
    • American Geophysical Union
    • Nogot, J.R.C.P., Grajo, M.P.A., Tupaz, C.A.J., Crisologo, I.A., Rosario, D.J.G., Guballa, J.D.S., Magtoto, C.Y., Peleo-Alampay, A.M., & Fernando, A.G.S., (2015) Paleoslope Analysis of Slump Folds in the Cretaceous Codon Formation, Catanduanes, Philippines
    • Abstacts of the 12th Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems, 
    • Tangunan, D.N., & Peleo-Alampay, A.M., (2016) Late Pleistocene to Holocene productivity changes in the western equatorial Pacific (Sulu Sea, Philippines) from calcareous nannofossils
    • Marine Micropaleontology
    • Kulhanek, D.K., Su, X., Liu, C., & Peleo-Alampay, A., (2014) Oligocene Calcareous Nannofossils from IODP Site U1435: Implications for the Initial Opening of the South China Sea
    • American Geophysical Union
    • Wiesner, M.G., Lahajnar, N., Zheng, L., Chen, J., Ran, L., Chen, R., Nguyen, L.N., Peleo-Alampay, A., Doan, H.N., Jehle, S., de Silva, S., de SIlva, L., Liu, Z., Heddaeus, A., Stichel, T., Fernando, A.G., Gaye, B., & Metzke, M., (2013) Particle Flux in the South China Sea during El Niño and non-ENSO Periods
    • American Geophysical Union
    • Peleo-Alampay, A.M., Pineda, R.P., & Fernando, A.G.S., (2006) Coccolithophores in the sediments as upwelling indicators off the coast of Vietnam
    • 2006
    • Wei, W., Peleo-Alampay, A., & Wise, S.W., (1993) What were the biological and climatic effects of the Australasian impact event
    • Geological Society of America Volume 25
    • Guballa, J.D.S., Peleo-Alampay, A.M., & IODP Expedition 349 Scientists, (2015) Calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy and paleoceanographic clues from the latest PliocenePleistocene from IODP Expedition 349 Site U1431D, South China Sea
    • INA 16 - Athens, Greece
    • Wiesner, M.G., Stattegger, K., Pohlmann, T., Chen, F., Heddaeus, A., Heyckendorf, Jechlitschek, H., Lahajnar, Liskow, I., Li, X., Liu, Z., Lorenc, S., Merfke, M., Müller, S., Peleo-Alampay, A., Schönke, M., Schwarzer, K., Szczygielski, A., Steen, E., Unverricht, D., Wang, X., Welsch, A., Wetzel, A., & Zhao, Y., (2015) Cruise Report RV Sonne 220
    • Land-Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions in the Gulf of Tonkin, Hongkong, China