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 2018

A checklist of marine bryozoan taxa in Scottish sea regions

Rouse, S., Loxton, J., Jones, M. E. S. & Porter, J., 3 Oct 2018, In : ZooKeys. 2018, 787, p. 135–149 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
marine environment
human activity

A cross-species and model comparison of the acute toxicity of nanoparticles used in the pigment and ink industries

Brown, D. M., Johnston, H. J., Gaiser, B. K., Pinna, N., Caputo, G., Culha, M., Kelestemur, S., Altunbek, M., Stone, V., Roy, J. C., Kinross, J. H. & Fernandes, T. F., Jul 2018, In : NanoImpact. 11, p. 20–32 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
Open Access
Oxidative Stress
Embryonic Structures


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

Independent Research Fellowship

Sebastian John Hennige (Recipient), 1 Oct 2013

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

tissue culture
climate change

Activities 2002 2018

Blue carbon in Scottish Coastal Waters

Porter, J. (Speaker)
6 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture

European Conference on Scientific Diving 4

Porter, J. (Organiser)
9 Apr 201813 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Ghost Fishing UK and the Big Scapa Clean Up

Joanne Porter


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Marine Ecology

Mark G. J. Hartl


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other