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
seas Social Sciences
gas Earth & Environmental Sciences
ocean Earth & Environmental Sciences
air Earth & Environmental Sciences
fishery Earth & Environmental Sciences
Gases Engineering & Materials Science
Industry Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1993 2017

Biodiversity characterisation and hydrodynamic consequences of marine fouling communities on submerged marine structures in the Orkney Islands Archipelago, Scotland, UK.

Want, A., Crawford, R., Kakkonen, J. E., Kiddie, G., Miller, S., Harris, R. E. & Porter, J. 4 Jul 2017 In : Biofouling.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Implementation of tidal turbines in MIKE 3 and Delft3D models of Pentland Firth & Orkney Waters

Waldman, S. M., Baston, S., Nemalidinne, R., Chatzirodou, A., Venugopal, V. & Side, J. C. 7 May 2017 In : Ocean & Coastal Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Maritime ecosystem-based management in practice: Lessons learned from the application of a generic spatial planning framework in Europe

Buhl-Mortensen, L. , Galparsoro, I. , Vega Fernandez, T. , Johnson, K. , D'Anna, G. , Badalamenti, F. , Garofalo, G. , Carlström, J. , Piwowarczyk, J. , Rabaut, M. , Vanaverbeke, J. , Schipper, C. , van Dalfsen, J. , Vassilopoulou, V. , Issaris, Y. , van Hoof, L. , Pecceu, E. , Hostens, K. , Pace, M. L. , Knittweis, L. & 3 others Stelzenmuller, V., Todorova, V. & Doncheva, V. Jan 2017 In : Marine Policy. 75, p. 174-186 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

case studies
case study

Activities 2008 2017

Marine Alliance in Science & Technology for Scotland (External organisation)

Woolf, D. K. (Chair)
1 Feb 2017 → …

Activity: Membership of committee

LIPI (Indonesian Institute of Sciences) Researcher Workshop

Robert Ewan Harris (Participant)
10 Oct 2016

Activity: Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Alien Energy Workshop

Kerr, S. (Participant)
20 Oct 201621 Oct 2016

Activity: Participation in conference

Press / Media

Measuring CO2 absorption

David Kevin Woolf


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Research

How Northern European waters soak up carbon dioxide

David Kevin Woolf


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Research