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Organization profile

Organisation profile

Our expertise

With specialist expertise in aquaculture, marine biotechnology, marine renewable energy, oil and gas and industrial impacts, the research areas brings together a multidisciplinary and multisectorial approach to work with industry and regulators to drive forward marine economic developments within the limits of resilience of the social-ecological system. We translate our research outcomes and expert knowledge into industry solutions and regulatory tools to provide immediate economic, environmental and societal benefits.

Blue Economy leaders

Dr Adam Hughes

Dr Sally Rouse

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Cirripedia Agriculture & Biology
toxin Earth & Environmental Sciences
aquaculture Earth & Environmental Sciences
bivalve Earth & Environmental Sciences
algae Agriculture & Biology
Bivalvia Agriculture & Biology
shellfish Earth & Environmental Sciences
antifouling Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Projects 2018 2019

Research Output 2015 2020

An analysis of the current status and future of biosecurity frameworks for the Indonesian seaweed industry

Kambey, C. S. B., Campbell, I., Sondak, C. F. A., Nor, A. R. M., Lim, P. E. & Cottier-cook, E. J., 2 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Applied Phycology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Annual report on the results of the Shellfish Official Control Monitoring Programmes for Scotland - 2018: Annual report on the results of the E. coli, biotoxin, phytoplankton and chemical contaminants Official Control Monitoring Programmes for Scotland - 2018

Parks, R., Swan, S., Davidson, K., Turner, A., Maskrey, B., Powell, A., Ford, C. & Petch, R. G., Apr 2019, 76 p. Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS).

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
37 Downloads (Pure)

A participatory scenario method to explore the future of marine social-ecological systems

Planque, B., Mullon, C., Arneberg, P., Eide, A., Fromentin, J. M., Heymans, J. J., Hoel, A. H., Niiranen, S., Ottersen, G., Sandø, A. B., Sommerkorn, M., Thébaud, O. & Thorvik, T., 1 Mar 2019, In : Fish and Fisheries.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Barents Sea
fishery management
global change

Activities 2006 2018

  • 2 Consultancy
  • 2 Membership of committee
  • 1 Organising a conference
  • 1 Hosting an academic visitor

Society for Underwater Technology (External organisation)

Sally Rouse (Member)
1 Apr 2018 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

MASTS/SUT Wreck Removal and Decommissioning Workshop

Sally Rouse (Organiser)
1 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference

Dianne McLean

Sally Rouse (Host), Thomas Wilding (Host)
5 Nov 20189 Nov 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitorHosting an academic visitor

Press / Media

'Rising star' marine scientist wins prestigious fellowship

Georgina Robinson


2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Atlantic Circulation

Stuart Cunningham


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Student theses

Microplastic pollution in the deep sea ecosystem: a study from the Rockall Trough, North East Atlantic Ocean

Author: Courtene-Jones, W., 4 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Narayanaswamy, B. (Supervisor), Gary, S. (Supervisor) & Quinn, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by UHI)