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Researcher: Ugalde, SC (Ms Sarah Ugalde)

Fields of Research

Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Microbial Ecology
Agricultural Biotechnology Diagnostics (incl. Biosensors)

Research Objectives

Fisheries - Aquaculture
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Food Safety

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Characteristics and primary productivity of East Antarctic pack ice during the winter-spring transition; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Comparative performance of four immunological test kits for the detection of paralytic shellfish toxins in Tasmanian shellfish; Toxicon
Detection of paralytic shellfish toxins in mussels and oysters using the qualitative neogen lateral-flow immunoassay: an interlaboratory study; Journal of AOAC International
Effects of CO2 concentration on a late summer surface sea ice community; Marine Biology
Extracellular organic carbon dynamics during a bottom-ice algal bloom (Antarctica); Aquatic Microbial Ecology
Photosynthetic carbon allocation of an Antarctic sea ice diatom (Fragilariopsis cylindrus); Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Single-laboratory validation of the neogen qualitative lateral flow immunoassay for the detection of paralytic shellfish toxins in mussels and oysters; Journal of AOAC International
Unprecedented Alexandrium blooms in a previously low biotoxin risk area of Tasmania, Australia; 17th International Conference on Harmful Algae 2016

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision