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Researcher: Bissett, AP (Mr Andrew Bissett)

Fields of Research

Microbial ecology
Fisheries sciences
Microbiology
Bacteriology
Biogeography and phylogeography
Aquaculture
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Geochemistry
Global change biology

Research Objectives

Fisheries - aquaculture
Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Food safety
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Measurement and assessment of estuarine water quality
Coastal or estuarine biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Ammonia-oxidiser communities in fish farm sediments; Micro NZ 2003
Bacterial activity on diatom detritus; Micro NZ 2003
Bacterial Colonization of a Formulated Abalone Diet During Extended Immersion; Journal of Shellfish Research
Bacterial community shifts in organically perturbed sediments; Environmental Microbiology
Bacterial diversity in organically-enriched fish farm sediments; FEMS Microbiology Ecology
Biofouling of fish-cage netting: the efficacy of a silicone coating and the effect of netting colour; Aquaculture
Development of novel methods for the assessment of sediment condition and determination of management protocols for sustainable finfish cage aquaculture operations
Effects of organic perturbation on marine sediment betaproteobacterial ammonia oxidizers and on benthic nitrogen biogeochemistry; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Flavobacterial response to organic pollution; Aquatic Microbiology Ecology
Impact on Coastal Sediment Microbial Communities by Intense Short Term Eutrophication; Microbes in a Changing World
Isolation, amplification, and identification of ancient copepod DNA from lake sediments; Limnology and Oceanography: Methods
Microbial Ecology of Fish Farm Sediments; Aquafin CRC Conference
Microbial Ecology of Fish Farm Sediments; Australian Society of Microbiology Conference
Probing the origins of the Antarctic freshwater fauna; IX SCAR International Biology Symposium 'Evolution and Biodiversity in Antarctica'
Temporal changes in sedimentary microbial communities underlying salmon farms; Aquafest Conference

Research Projects

LITERATURE REVIEW: Influence of storage temperature on survival, safety and quality of live, cultured bivalve molluscsShellfish literature review study

Research Candidate Supervision