Rodney_Forster

Dr Rodney Forster

Journal Article

Handheld portable FTIR spectroscopy for the triage of micro and meso sized plastics in the marine environment incorporating an accelerated weathering study and an aging estimation

McCumskay, R., Tang, P. L., Mckumskay, R., Rogerson, M., Waller, C., & Forster, R. (2019). Handheld portable FTIR spectroscopy for the triage of micro and meso sized plastics in the marine environment incorporating an accelerated weathering study and an aging estimation. Spectroscopy, 34(2), 54-60

The effects of temporary exclusion of activity due to wind farm construction on a lobster (Homarus gammarus) fishery suggests a potential management approach

Roach, M., Cohen, M., Forster, R., Revill, A. S., & Johnson, M. (2018). The effects of temporary exclusion of activity due to wind farm construction on a lobster (Homarus gammarus) fishery suggests a potential management approach. ICES journal of marine science : journal du conseil, 75(4), 1416-1426. https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsy006

A decline in primary production in the North Sea over 25 years, associated with reductions in zooplankton abundance and fish stock recruitment

Capuzzo, E., Lynam, C. P., Barry, J., Stephens, D., Forster, R. M., Greenwood, N., …Engelhard, G. H. (2018). A decline in primary production in the North Sea over 25 years, associated with reductions in zooplankton abundance and fish stock recruitment. Global change biology, 24(1), e352-e364. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13916

Observing and modelling phytoplankton community structure in the North Sea

Ford, D. A., van der Molen, J., Hyder, K., Bacon, J., Barciela, R., Creach, V., …Forster, R. (2017). Observing and modelling phytoplankton community structure in the North Sea. Biogeosciences, 14(6), 1419-1444. https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-1419-2017

Nuclear power and coastal birds: Predicting the ecological consequences of warm-water outflows

Forster, R. M., Bremner, J., Garcia, C., Silva, T., & Stillman, R. A. (2016). Nuclear power and coastal birds: Predicting the ecological consequences of warm-water outflows. Ecological Modelling, 342, 60-81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2016.09.017

External examiner role

External examiner - PhD

2018 - 2018

External examiner for PhD viva at: University of Strathclyde (January 2018), Dept of Physics University of Oxford (June 2018), Wolfson College

Journal peer reviewer

2018 journal peer review

2018 - 2018

https://publons.com/author/1450626/rodney-forster#profile Pre Publication Reviews 2018 ?Reviewed for Journal of Sea Research 2018 ?Reviewed for Marine Ecology Progress Series 2018 ?Reviewed for Plos One 2018 ?Reviewed for Remote Sensing of Environment

Research assessment service

2018 grant proposal reviewing

2017 - 2018

I have worked as reviewer for the following grant-awarding agencies: 1) January 2018 - Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring service: The attached proposal has been submitted in response to the second Call for tenders released by the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) to develop the Service Evolution. 2) January 2018 - Review of research proposal for: Geschäftsstelle des Gutachterpanels Forschungsschiffe (GPF) c/o Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft Kennedyallee 40 53175 Bonn 3) November 2017 - NERC - Administrator (Funding Operations) Natural Environment Research Council T: +44 (0)1793 418018 www.nerc.ac.uk| @NERCscience| LinkedIn |Scoopit! 4) August 2017 - NERC - Request to review a proposal submitted to the NERC/Defra/WWF-UK Marine Integrated Autonomous Observing Systems (MIAOS) programme I am writing to you from the UK on behalf of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) to ask for your help in the reviewing process for our programme call entitled ‘Marine Integrated Autonomous Observing Systems’. This call is co-funded by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra); and WWF-UK. 5) September 2018 - Swiss National Research council Dear Professor Forster Thank you very much for committing to review an application submitted to the SNSF. The link below gives you personal and confidential access to the mySNF web platform. By clicking on it, you will be able to access all the documents you need to compile the review (form available online).