Research Output 1990 2020

2017
64 Citations (Scopus)
123 Downloads (Pure)

Microplastic pollution identified in deep-sea water and ingested by benthic invertebrates in the Rockall Trough, North Atlantic Ocean

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Gary, S., Mogg, A. & E. Narayanaswamy, B., 1 Dec 2017, In : Environmental Pollution. 231, 1, p. 271-280 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Atlantic Ocean
Seawater
Invertebrates
Oceans and Seas
Pollution
9 Citations (Scopus)

Novel and disrupted trophic links following invasion in freshwater ecosystems

Jackson, M. C., Wasserman, R. J., Grey, J., Ricciardi, A., Dick, J. T. A. & Alexander, M., 2017, Networks of Invasion: Empirical Evidence and Case Studies. Bohan, D. A., Dumbrell, A. J. & Massol, F. (eds.). Elsevier Limited, Vol. 57. p. 55-97 (Advances in Ecological Research; vol. 57).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

freshwater ecosystem
food web
invasive species
trophic interaction
functional response

Odour Management and Monitoring in Scottish Waste Water Treatment Plants

Quinn, B., McLellan, I., Broomfield, M., Gibson, N. & del Vento, S., 7 Apr 2017, CREW - Scotland's Centre of Expertise for Waters . 27 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
odor
monitoring
sewage
waste water treatment plant
sewage treatment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation of a thermally modified diatomite and a removal mechanism for 1-naphthol from solution

Xiuzhen, Y., Zhang, Y., Wang, L., Cao, L., Li, K. & Hursthouse, A., 30 Aug 2017, In : WATER. 9, 9, 15 p., 651.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1-naphthol
Naphthol
diatomaceous earth
diatomite
Adsorption
4 Citations (Scopus)
103 Downloads (Pure)

Re-oxygenation after anoxia induces brain cell death and memory loss in the anoxia-tolerant crucian carp

Lefevre, S., Stecyk, J. A. W., Torp, M-K., Løvold, L. Y., Sørensen, C., Johansen, I. B., Stensløkken, K-O., Couturier, C. S., Sloman, K. A. & Nilsson, G. E., 1 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 220, 21, p. 3883-3895 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Carassius
Brain Death
Carps
oxygenation
Memory Disorders
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
smelting
Antimony
slags
Smelting
antimony

Scottish Microplastics Research Group

Russell, M. & Quinn, B., 4 Oct 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

2 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis, characterization, and adsorptive properties of Fe3O4/GO nano-composites for antimony removal

Xiuzhen, Y., Tengzhi, Z., Ren, B., Zhou, S. & Hursthouse, A., 20 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry. 2017, 8 p., 3012364.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Antimony
Graphite
antimony
Oxides
Graphene
13 Citations (Scopus)
102 Downloads (Pure)

The potential for the treatment of Antimony-containing Wastewater by Iron-based Adsorbents

Deng, R-J., Jin, C., Ren, B., Hou, B. & Hursthouse, A., 16 Oct 2017, In : WATER. 9, 10, 794.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
antimony
Antimony
adsorbents
Waste Water
Adsorbents
41 Citations (Scopus)
76 Downloads (Pure)

The uptake of macroplastic & microplastic by demersal & pelagic fish in the Northeast Atlantic around Scotland

Murphy, F., Russell, M., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 15 Sep 2017, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 122, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
pelagic fish
Scotland
Fish
plastics
plastic
Open Access
terrane
gold
mineralization
tectonics
Caledonian orogeny
24 Citations (Scopus)
147 Downloads (Pure)

Transformation in a changing climate: a research agenda

Fazey, I., Moug, P., Allen, S., Beckmann, K., Blackwood, D., Bonaventura, M., Burnett, K., Danson, M., Falconer, R., Gagnon, A., Harkness, R., Hodgson, A., Holm, L., Irvine, K. N., Low, R., Lyon, C., Moss, A., Moran, C., Naylor, L., O'Brien, K. & 4 others, Russell, S., Skerratt, S., Williams, J. & Wolstenholme, R., 9 Apr 2017, In : Climate and Development.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
climate
social science and humanities
art
social science
social justice

Water treatment: Potential of sepiolite mining by products application in Hunan, PRC

Song, N., Liao, L., Ren, B., Wang, Z., McLellan, I. & Hursthouse, A., 2017, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

49 Downloads (Pure)

WEEE collection and CRM recovery trials: piloting a holistic approach for Scotland

Hursthouse, A., Kelly, S., McPherson, W., Menzies, B., Mirzaeian, M. & Wood, D., Sep 2017, CEST 2017 15th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology: Rhodes, Greece, 31 August to 2 September 2017. Global Network on Environmental Science and Technology, 3 p. CEST2017_00

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
holistic approach
caching
domestic waste
information and communication technology
extraction method
2016

A history of urban gardens in Europe

Keshavarz, N., Bell, S., Zilans, A., Hursthouse, A., Voigt, A., Hobbelink, A., Zammit, A., Jokinen, A., Mikkelsen, B. E., Notteboom, B., Ioannou, B., Certoma, C., Schwab, E., Sentic, I., Barstad, J., Willman, K., Calvet-Mir, L., Balezentiene, L., Weirich, M., Partalidou, M. & 12 others, Sondermann, M., Latkowska, M., Moran, N., Pihl, O., Ursic, S., Tappert, S., Meeres, S., Noori, S., Anthopoulou, T., Delshammar, T., Heidemann, W. & Gogova, Z., 2016, Urban Allotment Gardens in Europe. Bell, S., Fox-Kämper, R., Keshavarz, N., Benson, M., Caputo, S., Noori, S. & Voigt, A. (eds.). Routledge, p. 8-32

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Glycosides
Heat transfer
Heating
Water
Surface-Active Agents
Open Access
biogeochemistry
insect
maize
discriminant analysis
food
25 Citations (Scopus)

A Quiescent, Regeneration-Responsive Tissue Engineered Mesenchymal Stem Cell Bone Marrow Niche Model via Magnetic Levitation.

Lewis, E., Wheadon, H., Lewis, N., Yang, J., Mullin, M., Hursthouse, A., Stirling, D., Dalby, M. & Berry, C., 27 Sep 2016, In : ACS Nano. 10, 9, p. 8346-8354

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Magnetic levitation
Tissue regeneration
bone marrow
stem cells
levitation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Back to the future: reflections and directions of South African marine bioinvasion research

Alexander, ME., Simon, C. A., Griffiths, C. L., Peters, K., Sibanda, S., Miza, S., Groenewald, B., Majiedt, P., Sink, K. J. & Robinson, T. B., 13 Apr 2016, In : African Journal of Marine Science. 38, 1, p. 141-144 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

introduced species
biological invasion
Mytilus galloprovincialis
rocky shore
mussels
marine environment
desorption
PAH
polymer
adsorption
36 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

Does sample preservation and enzymatic digestion adversely impact detection of microplastics in fauna?

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Murphy, F., Gary, S. & E. Narayanaswamy, B., 27 Sep 2016, In : Analytical Methods.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Trypsin
Enzymes
Papain
Aquatic organisms
Collagenases
6 Citations (Scopus)

Ecological Assessment of Two Species of Potamonautid Freshwater Crabs from the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe, with Implications for Their Conservation

Dalu, T., Sachikonye, M. TB., Alexander, M. E., Dube, T., Froneman, W. P., Manungo, K. I., Bepe, O. & Wasserman, R. J., 11 Jan 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 1, e0145923.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Zimbabwe
Fresh Water
Conservation
crabs
highlands

Ecosystem services from urban gardens

Langemeyer, J., Latkowska, M. J., Nicolas Gomez-Baggethun, E., Voigt, A., Calvet-Mir, L., Pourias, J., Camps-Calvet, M., Orsini, F., Breuste, J., Artmann, M., Jokinen, A., Bechet, B., da Luz, P. B., Hursthouse, A., Stepien, M. P. & Balezentiene, L., 2016, Urban Allotment Gardens in Europe. Bell, S., Fox-Kämper, R., Keshavarz, N., Benson, M., Caputo, S., Noori, S. & Voigt, A. (eds.). Routledge, p. 115-141

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

27 Citations (Scopus)

Emergent effects of structural complexity and temperature on predator-prey interactions

Wasserman, R. J., Alexander, M. E., Weyl, O. L. F., Barrios-O'Neill, D., Froneman, P. W. & Dalu, T., Feb 2016, In : Ecosphere. 7, 2, e01239.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

predator-prey interaction
predator-prey relationships
functional response
habitat
temperature
4 Citations (Scopus)
114 Downloads (Pure)

Environmental concentrations of prednisolone alter visually mediated responses during early life stages of zebrafish (Danio rerio)

McNeil, P., Nebot, C., Cepeda, A. & Sloman, K., Nov 2016, In : Environmental Pollution. 218, p. 981-987

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Zebrafish
Prednisolone
Glucocorticoids
Embryonic Structures
Melanin

Environmental pressures on and status of urban allotments

Hursthouse, A. & Leitao, T., 15 Mar 2016, Urban Allotment Gardens in Europe. Bell, S., Fox-Kämper, R., Keshavarz, N., Benson, M., Caputo, S., Noori, S. & Voigt, A. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge, p. 142-164 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Microplastic Pollutants

Blair Crawford, C. & Quinn, B., 1 Sep 2016, 1 ed. Elsevier Limited. 330 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Poisons
Pollution
Color
51 Downloads (Pure)

Microplastics in the final ocean frontier

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Gary, S. & E. Narayanaswamy, B., 25 May 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
File
deep sea
ocean
deep-sea sediment
upper ocean
continental slope
5 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)

Non-consumptive effects of native and invasive predators on juvenile Caribbean parrotfish

Eaton, L., Sloman, K., Wilson, R. W., Gill, A. B. & Harborne, A. R., May 2016, In : Environmental Biology of Fishes. 99, 5, p. 499-508 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Scaridae
predator
predators
reef
shelter
119 Downloads (Pure)

Optimisation of enzymatic digestion and validation of specimen preservation methods for the analysis of ingested microplastics

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Murphy, F., Gary, S. F. & Narayanaswamy, B. E., 27 Sep 2016, In : Analytical Methods. 9, p. 1437-1445 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Trypsin
Enzymes
Papain
Aquatic organisms
Collagenases
19 Citations (Scopus)
112 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Prednisolone
embryo
ontogeny
contraction
Glucocorticoids
3 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

Preparation and characterization of iron-copper binary oxide and its effective removal of antimony (III) from aqueous solution

Li, Y., Geng, B., Hu, X., Ren, B. & Hursthouse, A., Jul 2016, In : Water Science & Technology. 74, 2, p. 393-401

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
antimony
Antimony
aqueous solution
oxide
Iron

Testing the 3Rs model of service quality.

Moyes, D., Scott, J. & Cano-Kourouklis, M., 1 Mar 2016, In : The TQM Journal. 28, 3, p. 455-166

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Loyalty
Testing
Quality of service
Word-of-mouth
Responsiveness
1 Citation (Scopus)
100 Downloads (Pure)

The behavioural effects of supplementing diets with synthetic and naturally sourced astaxanthin in an ornamental fish (Puntius titteya)

Eaton, L., Clezy, K., Snellgrove, D. & Sloman, K., Sep 2016, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 182, p. 94-100

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
ornamental fish
Formulated Food
astaxanthin
Carotenoids
Fishes
54 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of microplastic on freshwater Hydra attenuata morphology & feeding

Murphy, F., Prades, L., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 1 Dec 2016, MICRO 2016: Fate and Impact of Microplastics in Marine Ecosystems: From the Coastline to the Open Sea. Baztan, J., Jorgensen, B., Pahl, S., Thompson, R. & Vanderlinden, J-P. (eds.). Elsevier B.V., p. 78-79

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Hydra
plastics
Artemia
pollution
environmental indicators
60 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of microplastic on freshwater Hydra attenuata morphology & feeding

Murphy, F., Prades, L., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 22 May 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

File
Hydra
plastics
Artemia
polyethylene
feeding behavior
3 Citations (Scopus)

The hydrology of sand rivers in Zimbabwe and the use of remote sensing to assess their level of saturation

Mpala, S. C., Gagnon, A. S., Mansell, M. G. & Hussey, S. W., 10 Mar 2016, In : Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 93, p. 24-36 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zimbabwe
hydrology
Hydrology
rivers
sands
2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of the variability and periodicity of rainfall on surface water supply systems in Scotland

Afzal, M., Gagnon, A. S. & Mansell, M. G., Jun 2016, In : Journal of Water and Climate Change. 7, 2, p. 321-339 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

periodicity
water supply
surface water
rainfall
runoff
8 Citations (Scopus)

The rapid development of small scale cyclones — numerical modelling versus empirical models

Haig, C. W., Hursthouse, A., Sykes, D. & Mcilwain, S., Jun 2016, In : Applied Mathematical Modelling. 40, 11-12, p. 6082-6104 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Empirical Model
Performance Prediction
Numerical Modeling
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Flow Rate
1 Citation (Scopus)
55 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Prostephanus truncatus
stored grain
Beetles
beetle
pests
20 Citations (Scopus)

Using functional responses to assess predator hatching phenology implications for pioneering prey in arid temporary pools

Wasserman, R. J., Alexander, M. E., Barrios-O'Neill, D., Weyl, O. L. F. & Dalu, T., Jan 2016, In : Journal of Plankton Research. 38, 1, p. 154-158

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ephemeral pool
functional response
phenology
hatching
hydroperiod
30 Citations (Scopus)
93 Downloads (Pure)

Using functional responses to quantify interaction effects among predators

Wasserman, R. J., Alexander, M. E., Dalu, T., Ellender, B. R., Kaiser, H. & Weyl, O. LF., 31 Dec 2016, In : Functional Ecology. 30, 12, p. 1988-1998 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
58 Downloads (Pure)

Validation of a density separation technique for the recovery of microplastic and its use on marine & freshwater sediments

Quinn, B., Murphy, F. & Ewins, C., 1 Dec 2016, MICRO 2016: Fate and Impact of Microplastics in Marine Ecosystems: From the Coastline to the Open Sea. Baztan, J., Jorgensen, B., Pahl, S., Thompson, R. & Vanderlinden, J-P. (eds.). Elsevier Limited, p. 9

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File
Sediments
Recovery
Sodium Iodide
Sodium Chloride
Plastics
freshwater sediment
bromide
zinc
brine
iodide
34 Citations (Scopus)
118 Downloads (Pure)

Validation of density separation for the rapid recovery of microplastics from sediment

Quinn, B., Murphy, F. & Ewins, C., 11 Nov 2016, In : Analytical Methods. 9, p. 1491-1498 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Sediments
Recovery
Sodium Iodide
Sodium
Consumer products
265 Citations (Scopus)
236 Downloads (Pure)

Wastewater Treatment Works (WwTW) as a Source of Microplastics in the Aquatic Environment

Murphy, F., Ewins, C., Carbonnier, F. & Quinn, B., 7 Jun 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 11, p. 5800-8 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Wastewater treatment
aquatic environment
Effluents
effluent
Lubricating greases
2015
8 Citations (Scopus)

An empirical investigation into the influence of pressure drop on particle behaviour in small scale reverse-flow cyclones

Haig, C. W., Hursthouse, A., Mcilwain, S. & Sykes, D., May 2015, In : Powder Technology. 275, p. 172-181

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A population model with birth pulses, age structure, and non-overlapping generations

Terry, A., 15 Nov 2015, In : Applied Mathematics and Computation. 271, p. 400-417 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Age Structure
Population Model
Mortality Rate
Die
One-dimensional Maps

Assessment of the health risk, aesthetic and agricultural quality of rainwater, surface water and groundwater in the shale bedrock areas, southeastern Nigeria

Nganje, T., Hursthouse, A., Edet, A., Stirling, D. & Adamu, C. I., Jun 2015, In : Water Quality, Exposure & Health. 7, 2, p. 153-178 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

esthetics
rainwater
health risk
bedrock
shale
8 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in the variability and periodicity of precipitation in Scotland

Afzal, M., Gagnon, A. S. & Mansell, M. G., Jan 2015, In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 119, 1, p. 135-159 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

periodicity
rainfall
Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation
North Atlantic Oscillation
weather station