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Publications

  • McKinzie, M., E. Jarvis and C. Lowe. 2014. Fine-scale horizontal and vertical movement of barred sand bass, Paralabrax nebulifer, during spawning and non-spawning seasons. Fisheries Research 150: 66-75.

  • Clark, C., C. Forney, E. Manii, D. Shinzaki, C. Gage, M. Farris, C. Lowe and M. Moline. 2013. Tracking and Following a Tagged Leopard Shark with an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle. Journal of Field Robotics 30.

  • Hoyos-Padilla, M., Y. Papastamatiou, J. O'Sullivan and C. Lowe. 2013. Observation of an Attack by a Cookiecutter Shark ( Isistius brasiliensis) on a White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias). Pacific Science 67: 129-134.

  • Xydes, A., M. Moline, C. Lowe, T. Farrugia and C. Clark. 2013. Behavioral characterization and Particle Filter localization to improve temporal resolution and accuracy while tracking acoustically tagged fishes. Ocean Engineering 61: 1-11.

  • Mull, C., K. Lyons, M. Blasius, C. Winkler, J. O'Sullivan and C. Lowe. 2013. Evidence of Maternal Offloading of Organic Contaminants in White Sharks (. PLoS ONE 8: 1-8.

  • Lyons, K., A. Carlisle, A. Preti, C. Mull, M. Blasius, J. O'Sullivan, C. Winkler and C. Lowe. 2013. Effects of trophic ecology and habitat use on maternal transfer of contaminants in four species of young of the year lamniform sharks. Marine Environmental Research 90: 27-38.

  • Lyons, K., E. Jarvis, S. Jorgensen, K. Weng, J. O'Sullivan, C. Winkler and C. Lowe. 2013. degree and result of gillnet fishery interactions with juvenile white sharks in southern California assessed by fishery-independent and -dependent methods. Fisheries Research 147: 370-380.

  • Lyons, K., C. Lowe and. 2013. Mechanisms of maternal transfer of organochlorine contaminants and mercury in the common thresher shark ( Alopias vulpinus). Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences 70: 1667-1672.

  • Manley, S. and C. Lowe. 2012. Canopy-Forming Keips as California's Coastal Dosimeter. Environmental Science & Technology 46: 3731-3736.

  • Martin, C., B. Allen and C. Lowe. 2012. Environmental impact assessment. Bulletin (Southern California Academy of Sciences) 111: 119.

  • Anthony, K., M. Love and C. Lowe. 2012. Translocation, homing behavior and habitat use of groundfishes associated with oil platforms in the East Santa Barbara Channel, California. Bulletin (Southern California Academy of Sciences) 111: 101.

  • Rogers, B., C. Lowe and E. Fernandez-Juricic. 2011. Recovery of visual performance in rosy rockfish (Sebastes rosaceus) following exophthalmia resulting from barotrauma. Fisheries Research 112: 1-7.

  • Hamilton, S., J. Caselle, C. Lantz, T. Egloff, E. Kondo, S. Newsome, K. Loke-Smith, D. Pondella, K. Young and C. Lowe. 2011. Extensive geographic and ontogenetic variation characterizes the trophic ecology of a temperate reef fish on southern California (USA) rocky reefs. Marine Ecology Progress Series: 227-244.

  • Espinoza, M., T. Farrugia, D. Webber, F. Smith and C. Lowe. 2011. Testing a new acoustic telemetry technique to quantify long-term, fine-scale movements of aquatic animals. Fisheries Research 108: 364-371.

  • Espinoza, M., T. Farrugia and C. Lowe. 2011. Habitat use, movements and site fidelity of the gray smooth-hound shark (Mustelus californicus Gill 1863) in a newly restored southern California estuary. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology & Ecology 401: 63-74.

  • Papastamatiou, Y., D. Cartamil, C. Lowe, C. Meyer, B. Wetherbee and K. Holland. 2011. Scales of orientation, directed walks and movement path structure in sharks. Journal of Animal Ecology: 864-874.

  • Rogers, B., C. Lowe and E. Fernandez-Juricic. 2011. Recovery of visual performance in rosy rockfish (Sebastes rosaceus) following exophthalmia resulting from barotrauma. Fisheries Research (Amsterdam): 1-2.

  • Papastamatiou, Y., B. Wetherbee, J. O'Sullivan, G. Goodmanlowe and C. Lowe. 2010. Foraging ecology of Cookiecutter Sharks (Isistius brasiliensis) on pelagic fishes in Hawaii, inferred from prey bite wounds. Environmental Biology of Fishes: 361-368.

  • Mull, C., C. Lowe and K. Young. 2010. Seasonal reproduction of female round stingrays (Urobatis halleri). General & Comparative Endocrinology 166: 379-387.

  • Papastamatiou, Y., A. Friedlander, J. Caselle and C. Lowe. 2010. Long-term movement patterns and trophic ecology of blacktip reef sharks (Carcharhinus melanopterus) at Palmyra Atoll. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology & Ecology 386: 94-102.

  • Mason, T. and C. Lowe. 2010. Home range, habitat use, and site fidelity of barred sand bass within a southern California marine protected area. Fisheries Research 106: 93-101.

  • Whitney, N.M., Y.P. Papastamatiou, K.N. Holland and C.G. Lowe. 2008. Use of an acceleration data logger to measure diel activity patterns in captive whitetip reef sharks, Triaenodon obesus. Aquatic Living Resources 20: 299-306.

  • Bellquist, L.F., C.G. Lowe and J.E. Caselle. 2008. Fine-scale movement patterns, site fidelity, and habitat selection of ocean whitefish (Caulolatilus princeps). Fishery Research 91: 325-335.

  • Jarvis, E.T. and C.G. Lowe. 2008. The effects of barotrauma on the catch-and-release survival of southern California nearshore and shelf rockfish (Scorpaenidae, Sebastes spp.). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 65: 1286-1296.

  • Rogers, B.L., C.G. Lowe and E. Fernandez-Juricic. 2008. Assessing the effects of angling-induced barotraumas on rockfish using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 65: 1245-1249.

  • Hale, L.F. and C.G. Lowe. 2008. Age and growth of the round stingray, Urobatis halleri (Cooper), at Seal Beach, California. Journal of Fish Biology 73: 510-523.

  • Marcotte, M.M. and C.G. Lowe. 2008. Behavioral responses of two species of sharks to pulsed, direct current electric fields: testing a potential shark deterrent. Marine Technology Society Journal 42: 53-61.

  • Mull, C.G., C.G. Lowe and K.A. Young. 2008. Photoperiod and water temperature regulation of seasonal reproduction in male round stingrays (Urobatis halleri). Journal of Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology: Part A 151: 717-715.

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Educational Background

  • 1991-1998 – Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa (Zoology)

  • 1989-1991 – M.S., California State University Long Beach (Biology)

  • 1981-1985 – B.A., Barrington College (Marine Biology)

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Positions & Honors

  • 2014-2016 – President , American Elasmobranch Society

  • 2012 – Impact Accomplishment of the Year in Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity, CSULB

  • 2009 – Outstanding Professor of the Year, California State University Long Beach

  • 2007-present – Full Professor, California State University Long Beach

  • 2004-2007 – Associate Professor, California State University Long Beach

  • 1998-2004 – Assistant Professor, California State University Long Beach

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