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This cross partnership, multi-disciplinary group are focused on using their combined expertise to explore solutions to questions raised from across the energy sector, combining knowledge of engineering, environmental monitoring and reporting, for land and marine based strategies.
UHI Energy Innovation is focused on delivering local, regional and national benefit to partners across Scotland and internationally. Our researchers and facilities are on the doorstep of Scotland’s most impressive energy resources and recent industry developments, complementing our expertise with a commitment to support the energy sector as it delivers for Scotland and the Highlands and Islands region.
The University has world-class facilities and multi-disciplinary research teams particularly relating to environmental, marine, rural and socio-economic aspects, who are focusing on and providing solutions to ongoing energy challenges.
Our Focus Areas
- Environmental survey/monitoring
- Marine mammal, fish/fisheries and bird interactions
- Marine governance, planning & decision-support tools
- Safety and training
- Socioeconomic impact, community energy & carbon foot-printing
- Energy systems
- Resource assessment/characterisation
- Sustainable Systems
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- SAMS UHI - Marine Modeller
- Energy Innovation Team
Person: Academic Research Active19982023
- SAMS UHI - Senior Lecturer in Air-Sea Interaction
- Energy Innovation Team
Person: Academic Research Active19882021
Person: Academic Research Active20222023
Supporting European coastal regions in their transition to a sustainable blue bioeconomy
17/10/22 → 17/10/25
Seascape character assessment
30/08/14 → …
Non-native species and biosecruity
1/10/12 → …
Cetaceans in the Mediterranean Sea: Encounter Rate, Dominant Species, and Diversity HotspotsGnone, G., Bellingeri, M., Airoldi, S., Gonzalvo, J., David, L., Di-Méglio, N., Cañadas, A. M., Akkaya, A., Awbery, T., Mussi, B., Campana, I., Azzolin, M., Dede, A., Tonay, A. M., Monaco, C., Pellegrino, G., Tepsich, P., Moulins, A., Arcangeli, A., Labach, H., & 24 others, 22 Feb 2023, In: Diversity. 15, 3, 30 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile59 Downloads (Pure)
Initial results on the variation of whistle characteristics of bottlenose dolphins from two neighbouring regions of the Mediterranean Sea: Northern Ionian and Southern Adriatic SeaAkkaya, A., Awbery, T., Medcalf, K., Lyne, P., Cipriano, G., Alvarenga, M., İsrapilova, L., Atalan, Y., Eikelenboom, O., Ricci, P., Crugliano, R., Papale, E., Fanizza, C. & Carlucci, R., 23 Jan 2023, In: Frontiers in Marine Science. 10, 15 p., 2023.1099576.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile68 Downloads (Pure)
A brief overview of current approaches for underwater sound analysis and reportingvan Geel, N., Risch, D. & Wittich, A., 22 Apr 2022, In: Marine Pollution Bulletin. 178, 10 p., 113610.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile3 Citations (Scopus)54 Downloads (Pure)
Rural Affairs, Islands and Natural Environment Committee
Rachel Shucksmith (Participant)1 Dec 2021
Activity: Participating in or organising an event › Participation in workshop, seminar, course
Scholarship and educational development (SEDA) summer conference 2021
Lois R Gray (Speaker)28 Jun 2021
Activity: Talk / Presentation / Podcast / Webinar › Oral presentation
Aquatic Conservation-Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems (Journal)
Steven Benjamins (Peer reviewer)4 Aug 2021
Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work › Publication peer-review