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Researcher: Simon, CJ (Dr Cedric Simon)

Fields of Research

Aquaculture
Fisheries Management
Post-Harvest Fisheries Technologies (incl. Transportation)

Research Objectives

Aquaculture Rock Lobster
Aquaculture Crustaceans (excl. Rock Lobster and Prawns)
Fisheries - Aquaculture
Wild Caught Rock Lobster

Career Best Publications

Bioenergetics of nutrient reserves and metabolism in spiny lobster juveniles Sagmariasus verreauxi: predicting nutritional condition from hemolymph biochemistry; Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
Development and function of the filter-press in spiny lobster, Sagmariasus verreauxi, phyllosoma; 10th Colloquium Crustacean Decapoda Mediterranea
Digestive physiology of spiny lobsters: implications for formulated diet development; Reviews in Aquaculture
Identification of digestible carbohydrate sources for inclusion in formulated diets for juvenile spiny lobsters, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources

Research Publications

A novel image processing method to determine the nutritional condition of lobsters; Micron: The International Research and Review Journal for Microscopy
A question of condition: innovative research in Tasmania may lead to new industry practices in Australia's valuable rocklobster industry
Agonistic behavior in juvenile southern rock lobster, Jasus edwardsii (Decapoda: Palinuridae): implications for developing aquaculture; Summer Meeting of The Crustacean Society 2013
Agonistic behaviour in juvenile southern rock lobster, Jasus edwardsii (Decapoda, Palinuridae): implications for developing aquaculture; ZooKeys
An assessment of the nutritional, physiological and health condition of brindle and red adult Jasus edwardsii rock lobsters and their survival after extended emersion exposure; The Crustacean Society and International Association of Astacology 2015 Mid-Year Meeting
Bioenergetics of nutrient reserves and metabolism in spiny lobster juveniles Sagmariasus verreauxi: predicting nutritional condition from hemolymph biochemistry; Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
Carbohydrate digestion and utilisation in juvenile lobsters - a review; 10th Colloquium Crustacean Decapoda Mediterranea
Commercial development of rock lobster culture; World Aquaculture Conference 2014
Could the packhorse lobster, Sagmariasus verreauxi, be the best spiny lobster for aquaculture?; 6th Fish and Shellfish Larviculture Symposium 2013
Development and function of the filter-press in spiny lobster, Sagmariasus verreauxi, phyllosoma; 10th Colloquium Crustacean Decapoda Mediterranea
Development and function of the filter-press in spiny lobster, Sagmariasus verreauxi, phyllosoma; Aquaculture
Digestive enzyme response to natural and formulated diets in cultured juvenile spiny lobster, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources
Digestive physiology of spiny lobsters: implications for formulated diet development; Reviews in Aquaculture
Effect of dietary lipid source on expression of lipid metabolism genes and tissue lipid profile in juvenile spiny lobster Sagmariasus verreauxi; Aquaculture
Feed intake and its relation to foregut capacity in juvenile spiny lobsters,Jasus edwardsii; New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research
Feeding and gut evacuation of cultured juvenile spiny lobsters, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources
Fish oil replacement in feeds for juvenile spiny lobsters: lipid metabolism in the eastern rock lobster Sagmariasus verreauxi; World Aquaculture 2015
Identification of digestible carbohydrate sources for inclusion in formulated diets for juvenile spiny lobsters, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources
IMAS lobster researcher wins prestigious National Science and Innovation award
International chairs for crab and lobster sessions; World Aquaculture Meeting 2015
Measuring condition of lobsters (Jasus edwardsii) to improve management of harvesting around periods of high transport mortality; The Crustacean Society and International Association of Astacology 2015 Mid-Year Meeting
Measuring condition of lobsters to improve management of harvesting around periods of high transport mortality
Near-infrared spectroscopy as a novel non-invasive tool to assess spiny lobster nutritional condition; PLoS ONE
Near-infrared spectroscopy as a tool for the non-invasive assessment of spiny lobster condition; 16th International Symposium on Fish Nutrition and Feeding
Non-invasive nutritional condition assessment in juvenile spiny lobsters Sagmariasus verreauxi; World Aquaculture 2015
Nutritional aspects of the aquaculture of the spiny lobster,Jasus edwardsii; 9th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management
Predicting transport survival of brindle and red rock lobsters Jasus edwardsii using haemolymph biochemistry and behaviour traits; Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A
Recent advances in the larval rearing and physiological understanding of spiny lobster Sagmariasus verreauxi; World Aquaculture Conference 2015
Rock lobster researcher wins national science award
Spiny lobsters (Jasus edwardsii) do well in sea-cages; World Aquaculture Magazine
Temperature dependent growth, feeding, nutritional condition and aerobic metabolism of juvenile spiny lobster, Sagmariasus verreauxi; Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A
The effect of carbohydrate source, inclusion level of gelatinised starch, feed binder and fishmeal particle size on the apparent digestibility of formulated diets for spiny lobster juveniles, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources
The effect of dietary carbohydrate on the appetite revival and glucose metabolism of juveniles of the spiny lobster, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture
The effect of dietary carbohydrates on the growth response, digestive gland glycogen and digestive enzyme activities of early spiny lobster juveniles, Jasus edwardsii; Aquaculture Nutrition
The effect of different holding systems and diets on the performance of spiny lobster juveniles, Jasus edwardsii (Hutton, 1875); Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources
The impact of seismic air gun exposure on the haemolymph physiology and nutritional condition of spiny lobster, Jasus edwardsii; Marine Pollution Bulletin
The role of nutrition in sustainable aquaculture development; 2012 Australian Theo Murphy Frontiers of Science
The why, where, and how of spiny lobster aquaculture (Panulirus ornatus); 11th international Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management

Research Projects

2012: 10th Colloquium Crustaceana Decapoda Meditteranea, Greece; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Development of new + improved methods for assessment of rock lobster nutritional, digestive and reproductive conditioning + Ministers Award - Novel approach to non-destructive Assessment etc; Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)
Measuring condition of lobsters to improve management of harvesting around periods of high transport mortality; Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (ASCRC)

Research Candidate Supervision