Alfonso Mucci


Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences
3450 University St.
Montreal, Quebec
Canada H3A 0E8

Email: alfonso.mucci [at]

Tel: 514.398.4892

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Application of chemical thermodynamics, kinetics and surface chemistry to the characterization of mineral-solution interactioms in aquatic environments, carbonate geochemistry, early diagenesis of marine and coastal sediments, trace metal and environmental geochemistry in freshwater and marine systems.

Recent Publications

Bénard, R., Levasseur, M., Scarratt, M., Blais, M.-A., Mucci, A., Ferreyra, G., Starr, M., Gosselin, M., Tremblay, J.-E., and Lizotte, M., (2018). Experimental assessment of the sensitivity of an estuarine phytoplankton fall bloom to acidification and warming. Biogeosciences, 15(16), 4883-4904, doi:10.5194/bg-15-4883-2018.

Dinauer, A. and Mucci, A., (2018). Distinguishing between physical and biological controls on the spatial variability of pCO2: A novel approach using OMP water mass analysis (St. Lawrence, Canada). Marine Chemistry, 204, 107-120, doi:10.1016/j.marchem.2018.03.007.

Granger, J., Sigman, D.M., Gagnon, J., Tremblay, J.-E., and Mucci, A., (2018). On the Properties of the Arctic Halocline and Deep Water Masses of the Canada Basin from Nitrate Isotope Ratios. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123(8), 5443-5458, doi:10.1029/2018JC014110.

Mol, J., Helmuth, T., Myers, P.G., Hu, X., and Mucci, A., (2018). Inorganic carbon fluxes on the Mackenzie Shelf of the Beaufort Sea. Biogeosciences, 15(4), 1011-1027.

Mucci, A., Levasseur, M., Gratton, Y., Martias, C., Scarratt, M., Gilbert, D., Tremblay, J.-É., Ferreyra, G., and Lansard, B., (2018). Tidally induced variations of ph at the head of the laurentian channel. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 75(7), 1128-1141, doi:10.1139/cjfas-2017-0007.

Veetil, S.P., Mucci, A., and Arakaki, T., (2018). Dolomite dissolution kinetics in aqueous solutions in the presence of organic and inorganic additives at 25° C and pCO2~ 1 atm. Chemical Geology, 483, 98-110.

Woosley, R.J., Mucci, A., and Chen, C.-T., (2018). Preface: Honoring Frank Millero - 24 Years as Editor-in-Chief: Marine Physical Chemistry and Marine Carbon Chemistry. Marine Chemistry, 195, 1, doi:10.1016/j.marchem.2017.08.008.

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