Professor of Biology
Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 1975
M.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 1970
Rittschof, D. “Candy and poisons: Fouling management with pharmacophore coatings.” In Advances in Polymer Science, 284:355–66, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/12_2017_34. Full Text
Christy, J. H., and D. Rittschof. “Deception in visual and chemical communication in crustaceans.” In Chemical Communication in Crustaceans, 313–33, 2011. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-77101-4_16. Full Text
Rittschof, D. “Research on Practical Environmentally Benign Antifouling Coatings.” In Biofouling, 397–409, 2010. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444315462.ch27. Full Text
Butler, A. J., J. Canning-Clode, A. D. M. Coutts, P. R. Cowie, S. Dobretsov, S. Dürr, M. Faimali, et al. “Techniques for the Quantification of Biofouling.” In Biofouling, 319–32, 2010. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444315462.ch22. Full Text
Choong, A. M. F., J. S. Maki, J. T. B. Ikhwan, C. L. Chen, D. Rittschof, and S. L. M. Teo. “Pharmaceuticals as antifoulants: Inhibition of growth & effects on adhesion of marine bacteria.” In Biofouling : Types, Impact, and Anti-Fouling, edited by J. Chan and S. Wong. New York: Nova Science Publishers, 2010.
Rittschof, D. “Novel antifouling coatings: a multiconceptual approach.” In Marine and Industrial Biofouling, edited by H. C. Flemming, P. S. Murthy, R. Venkatesan, and K. E. Cooksey, 179–88. Berlin; New York: Springer, 2009.
Rittschof, D. “Hermit crabs.” In Encyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores, edited by M. W. Denny and S. D. Gaines, 273–75. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007.
Rittschof, D. “Natural product antifoulants and coatings development.” In Marine Chemical Ecology, 543–66, 2001. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781420036602. Full Text
Rittschof, D., and K. K. Parker. “Cooperative antifouling testing : A novel multisector approach.” In Recent Advances in Marine Biotechnology, Vol. 6, Bio-Organic Compounds: Chemistry and Biomedical Applications, edited by M. Fingerman and R. Nagabhushanam, 239–53. Enfield, (NH): Science Publishers, 2001.
Dayanidhi, D. L., B. C. Thomas, J. S. Osterberg, M. Vuong, G. Vargas, S. K. Kwartler, E. Schmaltz, et al. “Exploring the Diversity of the Marine Environment for New Anti-cancer Compounds.” Frontiers in Marine Science 7 (January 21, 2021). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.614766. Full Text
Schmaltz, Emma, Emily C. Melvin, Zoie Diana, Ella F. Gunady, Daniel Rittschof, Jason A. Somarelli, John Virdin, and Meagan M. Dunphy-Daly. “Plastic pollution solutions: emerging technologies to prevent and collectmarineplastic pollution.” Environ Int 144 (November 2020): 106067. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2020.106067. Full Text
Metzler, Rebecca A., Jessica O’Malley, Jack Herrick, Brett Christensen, Beatriz Orihuela, Daniel Rittschof, and Gary H. Dickinson. “Amphibalanus amphitrite begins exoskeleton mineralization within 48 hours of metamorphosis.” Royal Society Open Science 7, no. 9 (September 30, 2020): 200725. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.200725. Full Text
Diana, Zoie, Natasha Sawickij, Nelson A. Rivera, Heileen Hsu-Kim, and Daniel Rittschof. “Plastic pellets trigger feeding responses in sea anemones.” Aquatic Toxicology (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 222 (May 2020): 105447. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2020.105447. Full Text
Zhu, Mei, Melissa Chernick, Daniel Rittschof, and David E. Hinton. “Chronic dietary exposure to polystyrene microplastics in maturing Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes).” Aquatic Toxicology (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 220 (March 2020): 105396. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2019.105396. Full Text
Dobretsov, Sergey, and Daniel Rittschof. “Love at First Taste: Induction of Larval Settlement by Marine Microbes.” International Journal of Molecular Sciences 21, no. 3 (January 22, 2020). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms21030731. Full Text
Schultzhaus, Janna N., Chris R. Taitt, Beatriz Orihuela, Madeline Smerchansky, Zachary S. Schultzhaus, Daniel Rittschof, Kathryn J. Wahl, and Christopher M. Spillmann. “Comparison of seven methods for DNA extraction from prosomata of the acorn barnacle, Amphibalanus amphitrite.” Analytical Biochemistry 586 (December 2019): 113441. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ab.2019.113441. Full Text
Agusman, Suheil J., Y. Qi, Z. Wu, J. He, D. Rittschof, P. Su, C. Ke, and D. Feng. “Conspecific cues that induce spore settlement in the biofouling and green tide-forming alga Ulva tepida provide a potential aggregation mechanism.” International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation 145 (November 1, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ibiod.2019.104807. Full Text
Fears, Kenan P., Andrew Barnikel, Ann Wassick, Heonjune Ryou, Janna N. Schultzhaus, Beatriz Orihuela, Jenifer M. Scancella, et al. “Adhesion of acorn barnacles on surface-active borate glasses.” Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences 374, no. 1784 (October 2019): 20190203. https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2019.0203. Full Text
Liang, C., J. Strickland, Z. Ye, W. Wu, B. Hu, and D. Rittschof. “Biochemistry of Barnacle Adhesion: An Updated Review.” Frontiers in Marine Science 6 (September 10, 2019). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00565. Full Text
Rittschof, D., J. Hench, M. Z. Darnell, and J. Chen. “Blue Crab Movements in a Wind Driven System: Summer and Fall Movements of Adults.” In Integrative and Comparative Biology, 56:E357–E357. OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2016.
Sison, Julian, Beatriz Orihuela, Daniel Rittschof, and Gary H. Dickinson. “CHARACTERIZING KEY PROTEINS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO BARNACLE ADHESION.” In Journal of Shellfish Research, 34:679–679. NATL SHELLFISHERIES ASSOC, 2015.
Dickinson, Gary H., Conall G. McNicholl, Beatriz Orihuela, and Daniel Rittschof. “ASSESSING THE EFFECT OF SALINITY ON BARNACLE ADHESION AND BIOMINERALIZATION.” In Journal of Shellfish Research, 34:625–625. NATL SHELLFISHERIES ASSOC, 2015.
Essock-Burns, T., D. Leary, E. Solderbloom, B. Orihuela, A. Moseley, C. Spillmann, K. Wahl, and D. Rittschof. “Use of Arthropod Wound Healing Mechanisms in Barnacles Amphibalanus (=Balanus) amphitrite.” In Integrative and Comparative Biology, 55:E53–E53. OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2015.
Essock-Burns, T., A. Tarrell, P. Mathai, N. Gohad, A. S. Mount, J. S. Maki, and D. Rittschof. “Interactions between biofilm bacteria and barnacles Balanus amphitrite.” In Integrative and Comparative Biology, 53:E65–E65. OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2013.
Von Dassow, Y. J., and D. Rittschof. “Switch and bait: use of artificial egg masses to investigate predation on embryos.” In Integrative and Comparative Biology, 53:E387–E387, 2013.
Wahl, Kathryn J., Daniel K. Burden, Daniel E. Barlow, Christopher M. Spillmann, Richard K. Everett, and Daniel Rittschof. “Microscopic and spectroscopic studies of bioadhesive interfaces.” In Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 244. AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2012.
Burden, Daniel K., Daniel E. Barlow, Christopher M. Spillmann, Richard K. Everett, Daniel Rittschof, Beatriz Orihuela, and Kathryn J. Wahl. “In situ analysis of spatial and temporal variations in newly formed barnacle adhesive.” In Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 244. AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2012.
Wu, F., G. H. Dickinson, K. Kruszewski, E. S. Gawalt, D. Rittschof, and E. Beniash. “Identification of small molecule components of barnacle glue,” 2012.
Rittschof, D., G. H. Dickinson, K. J. Wahl, D. Barlow, B. Orihuela, I. E. Vega, and R. Everett. “Barnacle Glue, is curing like blood clotting?” In Integrative and Comparative Biology, 52:E146–E146. OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2012.
Virdin, John, Rachel Karasik, Tibor Vegh, Amy Pickle, Zoie Diana, Daniel Rittschof, Janet Bering, and Juan Caldas. “20 Years of Government Responses to the Global Plastic Pollution Problem: The Plastics Policy Inventory.” 20 Years of Government Responses to the Global Plastic Pollution Problem: The Plastics Policy Inventory. Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions: Duke University Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, May 15, 2020. Open Access Copy
Code 33 Barnacles and Expertise for Antiffouling, Foul Release and Adhesion Research awarded by Office of Naval Research (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2023
Biofouling studies using larvae of common biofoulers awarded by Leidos (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2022
Development of rapid testing protocols and procedures for evaluation of experimental fouling Management coatings: an industry/academic collaboration awarded by Lonza Group Ltd (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2021
Barnacles and Expertise for Antifouling, Foul Release and Adhesion Research awarded by Office of Naval Research (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2021
Determining Microbiiomes on Roofing Shingles awarded by GAF (Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2018
Plastics as food mimics awarded by Oak Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2018
The Barnacle Adhesive System and the transition to mineralization awarded by Office of Naval Research (Principal Investigator). 2014 to 2017
Assessing the effect of environment on barnacle settlement, adhesion and biomineralization awarded by The College of New Jersey (Principal Investigator). 2014 to 2017
Effects of Environment on Blue Crab Size: Fisheries Science Place Based Learning and a Reciprocal Transplant Growth Study awarded by NC Department of Environmental Quality (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2017
Crab-Crane Conservation Coupling: 2014 awarded by Nicholls State University (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2016