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Recent Publications (2014-2019)


Bird, C., Roberts, A., Filipsson, H.L., Knudsen, K.L., Darling, K.F., Evans, K.M., Schweizer, M., Sayer, M.D.J., Austin, W.E.N., and Geslin, E. (2019). The genetic diversity, morphology, biogeography, and taxonomic designations of Ammonia (Foraminifera) in the Northeast Atlantic. Marine Micropaleontology (in press). 

Cottier-Cook, E.J., Minchin, D., Giesler, R., Graham, J., Matejusova, I., Mogg, A.O.M., Sayer, M.D.J. and Matejusova, I. (2019).  Biosecurity implications of the highly invasive carpet sea-squirt Didemnum vexillum Kott, 2002 for a protected area of global significance. Management of Biological Invasions 10, 311-323.

Bayley, D.T.I., Mogg, A.O.M., Koldewey, H. and Purvis, A. (2019). Capturing complexity: field-testing the use of ‘structure from motion’ derived virtual models to replicate standard measures of reef physical structure. PeerJ, 7, e6540

Bayley, D.T.I., Mogg, A.O.M., Purvis, A. and Koldewey, H.J. (2019). Evaluating the efficacy of small-scale MPAs for preserving reef health: A case study applying emerging monitoring technology. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Science (in press)


Pessarrodona, A., Moore, P.J., Sayer, M.D.J. and Smale, D.A. (2018).  Carbon assimilation and transfer through temperate marine ecosystems is diminished under a warmer ocean climate. Global Change Biology 24, 4386-4398.

Bayley, D.T.I. and Mogg, A.O.M. (2018). New advances in benthic monitoring technology and methodology. In World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, 2nd Edition (Sheppard, C. ed.). Volume III; pp. 121-132.  Elsevier: Academic Press.


Sharp, F.C. and Sayer, M.D.J. (2017).  A technical diving-related burns case: treatment in a remote location.  Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine 47, 127-130.

Mogg, A.O.M., Attard, K.M., Stahl, H., Brand, T., Turnewitsch, R. and Sayer, M.D.J. (2017). The influence of coring method on the preservation of sedimentary and biogeochemical features when sampling soft-bottom, shallow coastal environments. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 15, 905–915.

Reynolds D.J., Hall, I.R., Slater, S., Scourse, J.D., Halloran, P.R. and Sayer, M.D.J. (2017). Reconstructing past seasonal to multi-centennial scale variability in the NE Atlantic Ocean using the long-lived marine bivalve mollusc Glycymeris glycymeris. Paleoceanography 32, 1153–1173.

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Gary, S.F., Mogg, A.O.M. and Narayanaswamy, B.E. (2017). Microplastic pollution identified in deep-sea water and ingested by benthic invertebrates in the Rockall Trough, North Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Pollution 231, 271-280. 


Smale, D.A., Burrows, M.T., Evans, A.J., King, N., Sayer, M.D.J., Yunnie, A.L.E. and Moore, P.J. (2016).  Linking environmental variables with regional-scale variability in ecological structure and carbon storage function of kelp forests in the United Kingdom.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 542, 79-95.

Küpper, F.C., Peters, A.F., Shewring, D.M., Sayer, M.D.J., Mystikou, A., Brown, H., Azzopardi, E., Dargent, O., Strittmatter, M., Brennan, D., Asensi, A.O., van West, P. and Wilce, R.T. (2016).  Arctic marine phytobenthos of northern Baffin Island.  Journal of Phycology 52, 532–549.

Sayer, M.D.J., Azzopardi, E. and Sieber, A. (2016).  User settings on dive computers: reliability in aiding conservative diving. Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine 46, 98-110.

Wright, S., Hull, T., Sivyer, D., Pearce, D., Pinnegar, J.K., Sayer, M.D.J., Mogg, A.O.M., Gontarek, S., Azzopardi, E. and Hyder, K. (2016)  SCUBA divers as oceanographic samplers: the potential of dive computers to augment aquatic temperature monitoring.  Scientific Reports 6, 30164. 

Darling, K.F., Schweizer, M., Knudsen, K.L., Evans, K.M., Bird, C., Roberts, A., Filipsson, H., Kim, J-H., Gudmundsson, G., Wade, C.M., Sayer, M.D.J. and Austin, W.E.N. (2016). The genetic diversity, phylogeography and morphology of Elphidiidae (Foraminifera) in the Northeast Atlantic.  Marine Micropaleontology 129, 1-23.


Taylor, P., Stahl, H., Vardy, M.E., Bull, J.M., Ackhurst, M., Hauton, C., James, R.H., Lichtschlag, A., Long, D., Aleynik, D., Toberman, M., Naylor, M., Connelly, D., Smith, D., Sayer, M.D.J., Widdicombe, S., Wright, I.C. and Blackford, J. (2015).  A novel sub-seabed CO2 release experiment informing monitoring and impact assessment for geological carbon storage.  International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 38, 3-17.

Taylor, P., Lichtschlag, A., Tobermann, M., Sayer, M.D.J., Reynolds, A., Sato, T. and Stahl, H. (2015).  Impact and recovery of pH in marine sediments subject to a temporary carbon dioxide leak.  International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 38, 93-101.

Wilson, C.M. and Sayer, M.D.J. (2015). Cerebral arterial gas embolism in a professional diver with a persistent foramen ovale.  Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine 45, 124-126.


Schuster, A., Buzzacott, P., Reif, S., Kuch, B., Gerges, A., Azzopardi, E., Sayer, M.D.J. and Sieber, A. (2014).  Function selection among popular dive computer models: a review and proposed improvements.  Underwater Technology 32, 159-165.

Sayer, M.D.J., Azzopardi, E. and Sieber, A. (2014). Decompression management by 43 models of dive computer: single square-wave exposures to between 15 and 50msw. Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine 44, 193-201.

Blackford, J., Stahl, H., Bull, J.M., Berges, B.J.B., Cevatoglu, M., Lichtschlag, A., Connelly, D., James, R.H., Kita, J., Long, D., Naylor, M., Shitashima, K., Smith, D., Taylor, P., Wright, I., Akhurst, M., Chen, B., Gernon, T.M., Hauton, C., Hayashi, M., Kaieda, H., Leighton, T.G., Sato, T., Sayer, M.D.J., Suzumura, M., Tait, K., Vardy, M.E., White, P.R. and Widdicombe, S. (2014).  Detection and impacts of leakage from sub-seafloor deep geological carbon dioxide storage.  Nature Climate Change 4, 1011–1016.

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