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.

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

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Research Output 1993 2019


Woolf, D. K., 2019, Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences. Cochran, J. K., Bokuniewicz, H. J. & Yager, P. L. (eds.). 3rd ed. Elsevier, Vol. 6. p. 26-31 (Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Feasibility of Investment in Blue Growth multiple use of space and multi-use platform projects; results of a novel assessment approach and case studies

Dalton, G., Bardocz, T., Blanch, M., Campbell, D., Johnson, K., Lawrence, G., Lilas, T., Friis-Madsen, E., Neumann, F., Nikitas, N., Torres Ortega, S., Pletsas, D., Diaz Simal, P., Christian Sørensen, H., Stefanakou, A. & Masters, I., 16 Mar 2019, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 107, p. 338-359 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Multiple use
Value proposition

Activities 2008 2019

Scapa 100: Living Wrecks

Joanne Porter (Participant)
6 Apr 20192 Nov 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in Festival or Exhibition

Investigation of Anti-cancer natural products from Extreme Marine Environments

Joanne Porter (Examiner)
4 Apr 2019

Activity: ExaminationExternal Examiner

Maree Todd

Sandy Kerr (Host)
18 Jan 2018

Activity: Hosting a visitorHosting a non-academic visitor

Press / Media

Orkney’s shipwreck graveyard is bursting with life

Joanne Porter


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

After the tsunami: how tidal energy could help Japan with its nuclear power problem

Simon Mark Waldman


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Measuring CO2 absorption

David Kevin Woolf


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research