Marine Alliance for Science & Technology Scotland (MASTS)

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) is a consortium of organisations engaged in marine science and represents the majority of Scotland's marine research capacity.

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Autonomous underwater vehicles Engineering & Materials Science
Sonar Engineering & Materials Science
reef Earth & Environmental Sciences
Robots Engineering & Materials Science
cold water Earth & Environmental Sciences
coral Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sensors Engineering & Materials Science
habitat Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1984 2019

foraging behavior
invasive species

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

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
keystone species
chemical cue


Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

David Michael Lane (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Election to learned society

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

David Michael Lane (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Election to learned society

Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy

Alastair Robert Lyndon (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2002 2018

Maree Todd

Kerr, S. (Host)
18 Jan 2018

Activity: Hosting a visitorHosting a non-academic visitor

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

Press / Media

Écosse: la renaissance des huîtres disparues

William Sanderson


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Oyster reefs returning to Scottish coast

William Sanderson


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research