Rodney_Forster

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Department of Biological and Marine Sciences

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

Expanding the role of participatory mapping to assess ecosystem service provision in local coastal environments

Burdon, D., Potts, T., McKinley, E., Lew, S., Shilland, R., Gormley, K., …Forster, R. (2019). Expanding the role of participatory mapping to assess ecosystem service provision in local coastal environments. Ecosystem Services, 39, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoser.2019.101009

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

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

Project

Funder

Grant

Started

Status

Project

Defining Favourable Conservation Status for seagrass beds

Funder

Natural England

Grant

£8,249.00

Started

1 February 2019

Status

Ongoing

Project

Suffolk Marine Pioneer Values and Priorities Workshop Delivery

Funder

Suffolk County Council

Grant

£13,000.00

Started

1 March 2019

Status

Complete

Project

Valuing Nature Programme Placement Scheme

Funder

NERC Natural Environment Research Council

Grant

£9,480.00

Started

13 November 2017

Status

Complete

Project

CERES: Climate change and European aquatic RESources

Funder

EC European Commission

Grant

Started

1 March 2016

Status

Ongoing

Project

Investigation of habitat suitability for estuarine wading birds using high-resolution tracking

Funder

British Trust for Ornithology

Grant

£3,000.00

Started

1 November 2017

Status

Ongoing

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

Journal peer review

2018 - 2018

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Research assessment service

Grant proposal reviewing

2017 - 2018

Reviewer for the following grant-awarding agencies: 1) January 2018 - Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring service 2) January 2018 - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft 3) November 2017 - NERC 4) August 2017 - NERC 5) September 2018 - Swiss National Research Council