Organization profile

Organisation profile

ICIT is recognised as a world leader in research, teaching and consultancy with particular expertise in managing the resources of the marine environment. We are ideally based in Orkney, a renewable energy-rich area with 550 miles of diverse coastal habitats.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

energy Earth & Environmental Sciences
ocean Earth & Environmental Sciences
air Earth & Environmental Sciences
spatial planning Earth & Environmental Sciences
gas Earth & Environmental Sciences
turbine Earth & Environmental Sciences
sea surface Earth & Environmental Sciences
biofouling Earth & Environmental Sciences

Co Author Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.


Research Output 1993 2018

Asymmetric transfer of CO2 across a broken sea surface

Leighton, T. G., Coles, D. G. H., Srokosz, M., White, P. R. & Woolf, D. K. 29 May 2018 In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 8301

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
sea surface
breaking wave

Building Governance at Sea

Johnson, K. R. 2018 Ocean Energy : Governance challenges for wave and tidal stream technologies. Wright, G., Kerr, S. & Johnson, K. (eds.). Routledge, p. 43-61 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Community Benefit Schemes: fair shares or token gestures?

Kerr, S. & Weir, S. 2018 Ocean Energy: Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies. Wright, G., Kerr, S. & Johnson, K. (eds.). Routledge, p. 191-205 (Earthscan Oceans)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Activities 2008 2018

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: Participation in conference

Maree Todd

Kerr, S. (Host)
18 Jan 2018

Activity: Hosting a non-academic visitor

PhD Viva

Porter, J. (Examiner)
10 May 2018

Activity: External Examiner

Press / Media

Orkney’s shipwreck graveyard is bursting with life

Joanne Porter


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Measuring CO2 absorption

David Kevin Woolf


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research