Centre for Marine Biology and Biodiversity

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The CMBB is an interdisciplinary research centre focusing on the challenges of understanding marine biodiversity, unlocking the biotechnological potential of marine organisms and understanding how marine life can cope with environmental change.

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reef Earth & Environmental Sciences
coral Earth & Environmental Sciences
cold water Earth & Environmental Sciences
Nanostructures Medicine & Life Sciences
habitat Earth & Environmental Sciences
deep sea Earth & Environmental Sciences
bacterium Earth & Environmental Sciences
horse Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1988 2019

foraging behavior
invasive species
crab
lagoon
diet

Chemical dispersant enhances microbial exopolymer (EPS) production and formation of marine oil/dispersant snow in surface waters of the subarctic northeast Atlantic

Duran, L., Chen, X., Summers, S., Paterson, D. M. & Gutierrez, T., 4 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Frontiers in Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Conservation and restoration of a keystone species: Understanding the settlement preferences of the European oyster (Ostrea edulis)

Rodriguez Perez, A., James, M., Donnan, D. W., Henry, T. B., Møller, L. & Sanderson, W., Jan 2019, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 138, p. 312-321

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
keystone species
larva
chemical cue
habitat
biofilm

Prizes

Charles Lyell Award for Environmental Sciences

Heidi Burdett (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy

Alastair Robert Lyndon (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Election to learned society

Graduate Teaching Award

Alastair Robert Lyndon (Recipient), 18 Jun 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2008 2018

Journal of Marine Science and Engineering (Journal)

Porter, J. (Editorial board member)
7 Jun 20187 Jun 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

An Evening with Ghostfishing

Porter, J. (Speaker)
2 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture

International Conference on the Environmental Interactions of Marine Energy Technologies

Woolf, D. K. (Organiser), Porter, J. (Member of programme committee)
24 Apr 201827 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Écosse: la renaissance des huîtres disparues

William Sanderson

21/10/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Oyster reefs returning to Scottish coast

William Sanderson

13/10/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research