People:

Gal Eyal


Gal Eyal

School of Biological Sciences
The University of Queensland  (Australia)
&  ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, QLD, AUSTRALIA & The Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 5290002, ISRAEL

Marine Palaeoecology Lab, School of Biological Sciences The University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Australia
 +61434090490





Research interests

Ecology, biology, and geology of coral reef ecosystems

Publications

  Please note that only publications relevant to mesophotic reefs are indexed.

Spectral Diversity and Regulation of Coral Fluorescence in a Mesophotic Reef Habitat in the Red Sea | article
Eyal G, Wiedenmann J, Grinblat M, D'Angelo C, Kramarsky-Winter E, Treibitz T, Ben-Zvi O, Shaked Y, Smith TB, Harii S, Denis V, Noyes T, Tamir R, Loya Y (2015)
PLoS ONE 10:e0128697



Euphyllia paradivisa, a successful mesophotic coral in the northern Gulf of Eilat/Aqaba, Red Sea | article
Eyal G, Eyal-Shaham L, Cohen I, Tamir R, Ben-Zvi O, Sinniger F, Loya Y (2016)
Coral Reefs 35:91-102


Theme section on mesophotic coral ecosystems: advances in knowledge and future perspectives | review
Loya Y, Eyal G, Treibitz T, Lesser MP, Appeldoorn R (2016)
Coral Reefs 35:1-9


Reproduction, abundance and survivorship of two Alveopora spp. in the mesophotic reefs of Eilat, Red Sea | article
Eyal-Shaham L, Eyal G, Tamir R, Loya Y (2016)
Sci Rep 6:20964



Light-dependent fluorescence in the coral Galaxea fascicularis | article
Ben-Zvi O, Eyal G, Loya Y (2015)
Hydrobiologia 759:15-26


Large-scale invasion of western Atlantic mesophotic reefs by lionfish potentially undermines culling-based management | article
Andradi-Brown DA, Vermeij MJA, Slattery M, Lesser M, Bejarano I, Appeldoorn R, Goodbody-Gringley G, Chequer AD, Pitt JM, Eddy C, Smith SR, Brokovich E, Pinheiro HT, Jessup ME, Shepherd B, Rocha LA, Curtis-Quick J, Eyal G, Noyes TJ, Rogers AD, Exton DA (2017)
Biol Invasions 19:939–954


Upper mesophotic depths in the coral reefs of Eilat, Red Sea, offer suitable refuge grounds for coral settlement | article
Kramer N, Eyal G, Tamir R, Loya Y (2019)
Sci Rep 9:2263



Response of fluorescence morphs of the mesophotic coral Euphyllia paradivisa to ultra-violet radiation | article
Ben-Zvi Or, Eyal G, Loya Y (2019)
Sci Rep 9:5245



Photoacclimation and induction of light-enhanced calcification in the mesophotic coral Euphyllia paradivisa | article
Eyal G, Cohen I, Eyal-Shaham L, Ben-Zvi O, Tikochinski Y, Loya Y (2019)
R Soc Open Sci



Research keywords
Research platform experience
  Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
  Rebreather
  Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)
  Sonar / Multibeam
  Towed Video
  Coring / drilling
  Surface-deployed sensors and samplers
  Land-based
  SCUBA (open-circuit or unspecified)
  Aquarium-based
  In-situ instrumentation
Research summary (from publications)