Organization profile

Organisation profile

An interdisciplinary research group covering Stock Health and Welfare, Sustainable Aquafeeds, Environment-aquaculture Interface, Stock Improvement and Management, Socio-economic linkages and Diversification of Aquaculture Practices. Centres across the North and West coasts of Scotland.

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macroalgae Agriculture & Biology
ecosystem Earth & Environmental Sciences
food web Earth & Environmental Sciences
aquaculture Earth & Environmental Sciences
hatcheries Agriculture & Biology
sporophytes Agriculture & Biology
fishery Earth & Environmental Sciences
fishing Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Gregg Arthur

Person: Academic Research Active

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Projects 2015 2015

Seafood & Democracy: Understanding the influence of autocratic regimes on resourcebased firms.

Graziano, M., Fox, C., Heymans, S. J., Hughes, A., Crumlish, M., Pita, C., Ghanawi, J., Ghanawi, J. & Cannella, L.


Project: Research

Research Output 2002 2020

Tailoring of the biochemical profiles of microalgae by employing mixotrophic cultivation

J.K., P. S., A.D., H., L., M. & J.G., D., Feb 2020, In : Bioresource Technology Reports. 9, 11 p., 100321.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phaeodactylum tricornutum
Tetraselmis suecica
1 Citation (Scopus)

Holding (not so) fast: surface chemistry constrains kelp bioadhesion

Kerrison, P., Stanley, M., De Smet, D., Buyle, G. & Hughes, A., 20 Feb 2019, In : European Journal of Phycology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Perception and partnership: Developing forest resilience on private estates

Bowditch, E., McMorran, R., Bryce, R. & Smith, M., Feb 2019, In : Forest Policy and Economics. 99, C

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
private ownership

Activities 2006 2019

Athena SWAN Scotland (External organisation)

Mary Doherty (Chair)

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

Royal Society of Edinburgh (External organisation)

Mary Doherty (Chair)
2018 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

REF 2021 Workshop

Mark Coulson (Participant)
23 May 201724 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Press / Media

"A Sound Decision" Fish Farming Expert

Gregg Arthur & Daniel Cowing


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Trial could lead to Scotland’s first commercial shellfish hatchery

Daniel Cowing & Gregg Arthur


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Student theses

Intersexuality and Endocrine Disruption in the Amphipod Echinogammarus marinus – From Genes to Physiology

Author: Yang, G., 17 Jan 2013

Supervisor: Boyd, K. (Supervisor), Ford, A. (Supervisor) & Kille, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)


The Bioactivity and Natural Products of Scottish Seaweeds

Author: Mutton, R. J., 17 May 2012

Supervisor: Boyd, K. (Supervisor), Gray, A. (Supervisor) & Ford, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)


Quantitative analysis of active compounds found in Arnica montana and Arnica chamissonis in relation to varied provenance, environmental and agronomic factors.

Author: Barron-Majerik, E., 3 Jul 2011

Supervisor: Smith, M. (Supervisor), Martin, P. (Supervisor) & Gray, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)