Biological Sciences

  • AB24 2TZ

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Soil Medicine & Life Sciences
Fishes Medicine & Life Sciences
soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Oncorhynchus mykiss Medicine & Life Sciences
Salmo salar Medicine & Life Sciences
Ecosystem Medicine & Life Sciences
fish Agriculture & Biology

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Mohamed Abdalla

Person: Academic Related - Research

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Axel Aigle

Person: Honorary

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Fabrizio Albanito

Person: Academic Related - Research


Research Output 1974 2019

1 Citations

Annual ring growth of a widespread high arctic shrub reflects past fluctuations in community-level plant biomass

Le Moullec, M., Buchwal, A., Wal, R., Sandal, L. & Hansen, B. B. Jan 2019 In : Journal of Ecology. 107, 1, p. 436-451 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

growth rings
Arctic region
aboveground biomass

Cool Farm Tool Water: A global on-line tool to assess water use in crop production

Kayatz, B., Baroni, G., Hillier, J., Lüdtke, S., Heathcote, R., Malin, D., Tonder, C., Kuster, B., Freese, D., Hüttl, R. & Wattenbach, M. 10 Jan 2019 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 207, p. 1163-1179 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
crop production
water footprint
water use

Demystifying academics to enhance university-business collaborations in environmental science

Hillier, J. K. , Saville, G. R. , Smith, M. J. , Scott, A. J. , Raven, E. K. , Gascoigne, J. , Slater, L. J. , Quinn, N. , Tsanakas, A. , Souch, C. , Leckebusch, G. C. , Macdonald, N. , Milner, A. M. , Loxton, J. , Wilebore, R. , Collins, A. , MacKechnie, C. , Tweddle, J. , Møller, S. , Dove, M. & 2 others Langford, H. & Craig, J. 15 Jan 2019 In : Geoscience Communication. 2, 1, p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
natural hazard
environmental science


Oceanlab Business Unit

Neil Gregge (Manager)

Biological Sciences

Facility/equipment: Facility


Vibration tables

Neil Gregge (Manager)

Biological Sciences

Facility/equipment: Equipment

Shock testing
Electronic equipment


Intercellular Interferons in Fish; A unique means to combat viral infection

Xian, C. M. (Creator), Zou, J. (Creator), Nie, P. (Creator), Huang, B. (Creator), Yu, Z. (Creator), Collet, B. (Creator), Secombes, C. J. (Creator), Figshare, 14 Nov 2013


Do group dynamics affect colour morph clines during a range shift?: Article Data

Lancaster, L. (Creator), Dudaniec, R. Y. (Creator), Svensson, E. I. (Creator), Dryad Digital Repository, 9 Jan 2017



Best student oral presentation prize; Highly commended

Gwen -Aelle Grelet (Recipient), Dec 1999

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Election as Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology

James Ivor Prosser (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 1987 2018

Future Leaders Fellowships (FLF) - Peer Review College (External organisation)

Travis, J. M. J. (Participant)
Aug 2018 → …

Activity: Membership of peer review panel or committee

Modelling SoilMAT-ters

Brand, A. M. (Speaker)
18 Dec 2017

Activity: Oral presentation

PhD Examiner

Philip Smith (Examiner)
14 Feb 2017

Activity: Examination

Press / Media

It’s eating fat that makes you fat, new mouse study suggests

John Roger Speakman


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

How social media can help sustainable nature tourism

Francesca Mancini


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

Aaargh midges: but Scotland’s bitey critters may hold the key to malaria

A Jennifer Mordue & James Logan


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'


Carbon-calculating: the development of Scottish Windfarms

Joanne Ursula Smith (Coordinator), Pete Smith (Coordinator), Dali Rani Nayak (Coordinator)

Impact: Quality of life Impacts

Discovery of rice as the major dietary source of inorganic arsenic

Andrew Alexander Meharg (Coordinator)

Impact: Public policy Impacts