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UCD Biology & Environmental Science

UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science - Research Publications 2014/15

Below is the list of research publications for the UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science in the academic year 2014/15.




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Books

Dr Jens Carlsson
Sleeman DP, Carlsson J & Carlsson, JEL (2014) Mind the Gap II: new insights into the Irish postglacial. Belfast: Irish Naturalists' Journal.  


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Book Chapters

Professor Thomas Bolger
Boland, R. and Bolger, T, (2014) 'What Ireland's soil macroinvertebrate fauna can tell us about postglacial colonisation?' In: Sleeman, D.P., Carlsson, J. and Carlsson, J.E.L (eds). Mind the Gap II: new insights into the Irish postglacial. Belfast: Irish Naturalists' Journal. , pp.100-106  
Dr Jens Carlsson
Carlsson J, Cross TF, McGinnity P, Prodöhl P, McDevitt A. (2014) 'The use of genetics to infer the origins of the terrestrial and freshwater elements of the Irish fauna' In: Sleeman DP, Carlsson J & Carlsson, JEL (eds). Mind the Gap II: new insights into the Irish postglacial. Belfast: Irish Naturalists' Journal.  
Sleeman DP and Carlsson J (2014) 'Introduction' In: Sleeman DP, Carlsson J & Carlsson, JEL (eds). Mind the Gap II: new insights into the Irish postglacial. Belfast: Irish Naturalists' Journal.  
Dr Benjamin Charlton
Taylor A. M., Charlton B. D. & Reby D. (2015) 'Vocal production by terrestrial mammals: source, filter and function' In: Suthers R, Fitch W. T., Popper A. & Fay D (eds). Vertebrate Sound Production and Acoustic Communication. New York: Springer.  
Dr Tasman Crowe
Crowe, T. P., Raffaelli, D. G. and Frid, C. L. J. (2015) 'Conclusion' In: Crowe, T. P. and Frid, C. L. J (eds). Marine ecosystems: human impacts on biodiversity, functioning and services. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  
Crowe, T. P., Austen M. C. V. and Frid, C. L. J. (2015) 'Introduction' In: Crowe, T. P. and Frid, C. L. J (eds). Marine ecosystems: human impacts on biodiversity, functioning and services. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. , pp.377-394  
Crowe, T. P. (2015) 'Impacts of changing biodiversity on marine ecosystem functioning' In: Crowe, T. P. and Frid, C. L. J (eds). Marine ecosystems: human impacts on biodiversity, functioning and services. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. , pp.111-134  
Dr Evelyn Doyle
Bond, S, Breen, M, Clayden, K, Doyle, E, Foley, A, Giffins, H, Griffiths, G, Harrington, D, Hearne, A, Joyner, D, Kelleher, F, Kennealy, M, Kent, T, McDonald, M, Russell-O¿Connor, J, Owens, E, Reinl, L, Storey, S, , Wall, JWalmsley, J, Walsh, M and Young, E (2014) 'Green Stakeholder Engagement' In: Kelleher, F and Reinl, L (eds). Green Innovation and Future Technology: Engaging Regional SMEs in the Green Economy (online). Hampshire, UK: Palgrave macmillan. , pp.91-113 Available Online  
Dr Joanna Kacprzyk
Kacprzyk, J. and P.F. McCabe (2015) 'A root hair assay to expedite cell death research' In: J. Estevez (eds). Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant cell growth and expansion - Methods and Protocol's, Vol. 1242. New York: Springer Press. , pp.73-82  
Reape, T.J., Kacprzyk, J., Brogan N., Sweetlove, L. and P.F. McCabe. (2015) 'Mitochondrial markers of programmed cell death' In: J. Whelan and M. W. Murcha (eds). Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant Mitochondria: Methods and Protocols Vol. 1305. New York: Springer Press. , pp.211-221 Available Online  
Dr Mary Kelly-Quinn
Rymszewicz, A., Mockler, E. O'Sullivan, J. Bruen, M. Turner, J. Conroy, E. Kelly-Quinn, M. Harrington, J. and Lawler, D. (2014) 'Assessing the applicability of the RUSLE equation in Irish catchments' In: Y. Jun Xu, M. A. Allison, S. J. Bentley, V. Golosor, A. J. Horowitz and M. Stone (eds). Sediment dynamics from the summit to the sea. Wallingford, UK: IAHS. , pp.99-105  
Dr Paul McCabe
Reape, T.J., Brogan, N. P. and P.F. McCabe. (2015) 'Mitochondrion and chloroplast regulation of plant programmed cell death' In: A. N. Gunwardena and P. F. McCabe (eds). Plant Progammed Cell Death. Switzerland: Springer. , pp.33-53  
Kacprzyk, J. and P.F. McCabe (2015) 'A root hair assay to expedite cell death research' In: J. Estevez (eds). Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant cell growth and expansion - Methods and Protocol's, Vol. 1242. New York: Springer Press. , pp.73-82  
Reape, T.J., Kacprzyk, J., Brogan N., Sweetlove, L. and P.F. McCabe. (2015) 'Mitochondrial markers of programmed cell death' In: J. Whelan and M. W. Murcha (eds). Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant Mitochondria: Methods and Protocols Vol. 1305. New York: Springer Press. , pp.211-221 Available Online  
Dr Theresa Reape
Reape, T.J., Kacprzyk, J., Brogan N., Sweetlove, L. and P.F. McCabe. (2015) 'Mitochondrial markers of programmed cell death' In: J. Whelan and M. W. Murcha (eds). Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant Mitochondria: Methods and Protocols Vol. 1305. New York: Springer Press. , pp.211-221 Available Online  
Reape, T.J., Brogan, N. P. and P.F. McCabe. (2015) 'Mitochondrion and chloroplast regulation of plant programmed cell death' In: A. N. Gunwardena and P. F. McCabe (eds). Plant Progammed Cell Death. Switzerland: Springer. , pp.33-53  
Dr Florence Renou-Wilson
Renou-Wilson, F. and K.A. Byrne (2015) 'Irish Peatland Forests: Lessons from the Past and Pathways to a Sustainable Future' In: Stanturf, J.A (eds). Restoration of Boreal and Temperate Forests. Boca Raton, USA: CRC Press. , pp.321-335  
Dr Tom Wilkinson
Rao, S.A., Carolan, J.C. and Wilkinson, T.L. (2015) 'Proteomic insights into the hidden world of phloem sap feeding' In: Czosnek, H. and Ghanim, M (eds). Management of insect pests to agriculture: lessons learned from deciphering their genome, transcriptome and proteome. Amsterdam: Springer.  
Dr Jonathan Yearsley
Prat-Guitart, N;Hadden, R M; Belcher, C M; Rein, G; Yearsley, J M (2015) 'Infrared Image Analysis as a Tool for Studying the Horizontal Smoldering Propagation of Laboratory Peat Fires' In: Stracher, GB; Prakash, A; Rein, G (eds). Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective Volume 4: Peat - Geology, Combustion, and Case Studies. Amsterdam: Elsevier.  


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Books Edited

Dr Jan-Robert Baars
Kelly-Quinn, M. & Baars, J-R. (Eds.) (Ed.). (2014) Small Water Bodies: Importance, Threats and Knowledge Gaps. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy.  
Dr Tasman Crowe
Crowe, T. P. and Frid, C. L. J (Ed.). (2015) Marine ecosystems: human impacts on biodiversity, functioning and services. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  
Dr Mary Kelly-Quinn
Kelly-Quinn, M. & Baars, J-R (Ed.). (2014) Small Water Bodies: Importance, Threats and Knowledge Gaps. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy. Available Online  


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Peer Reviewed Journals

Dr Jan-Robert Baars
Andersen, Trond, Bello Gonzalez, Orestes, Baars, Jan-Robert & Earle, William (2015) 'A new invasive weed-feeding species of Polypedilum (Pentapedilum) Kieffer from South Africa (Diptera: Chironomidae, Chironominae)'. Zootaxa, 4000 (5):559-570.  
Samuel Kibichii · Hugh B. Feeley · Jan-Robert Baars · Mary Kelly-Quinn (2015) 'The influence of water quality on hyporheic invertebrate communities in agricultural catchments'. Marine and Freshwater Research, 66 (9):805-815.  
Kelly-Quinn, Mary & Baars, Jan-Robert (2014) 'Foreword to Small water bodies: importance, threats and knowledge gaps'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114B (3):117-118.  
Baars, Jan-Robert, Murray, Declan, Hannigan, Edel, Kelly-Quinn, Mary (2014) 'Macroinvertebrate assemblages of small upland peatland lakes in Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114B (3):233-248.  
Callanan, Maria, Baars, Jan-Robert, Kelly-Quinn, Mary (2014) 'Macroinvertebrate communities of Irish headwater streams: Contribution to catchment biodiversity'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114B (3):143-162.  
Simon S.C. Harrison · Steven Hutton · Jan-Robert Baars · Robert Cruikshanks · James Johnson · Guillaume Juhel · Tadeuz Kirakowski · Ronan Matson · John O¿Halloran · Paul Phelan · Mary Kelly-Quinn (2014) 'Contrasting impacts of conifer forests on brown trout and Atlantic salmon in headwater streams in Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114B (3):119-131.  
Mr Sven Batke
Murphy, B; Batke, S; Doohan, FM; Hodkinson, TR (2015) 'Media Manipulations and the Culture of Beneficial Fungal Root Endophytes'. International Journal of Biology, 7 (3).  
Batke, S; Kelly, DL (2015) 'Changes in the distribution of mechanically dependent plants along a gradient of past hurricane impact'. AoB PLANTS .  
Batke, S; Murphy, B; Hill, N; Kelly, DL (2015) 'Can air humidity and temperature regimes within cloud forest canopies be predicted from bryophyte and lichen cover?'. Ecological Indicators, 56 .  
Professor Thomas Bolger
Arroyo, J., O'Grady, A., Vance, H. and Bolger, T (2015) 'The mite (Acari:Oribatida, Mesostigmata) assemblages associated with Lasius flavus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) nests and surrounding soil in an Irish grassland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 115 (1):17-28.  
Dr Paul Burns
Burns, P., and C. Chemel (2015) 'Interactions between Downslope Flows and a Developing Cold-Air Pool'. Boundary-Layer Meteorology .  
Chemel, C., and P. Burns (2014) 'Pollutant Dispersion in a Developing Valley Cold-Air Pool'. Boundary-Layer Meteorology .  
Dr Jens Carlsson
Galindo, B. A. and Ferreira, D. G. and Almeida, F. S. and Carlsson, J. and Sofia, S. H. (2015) 'Isolation and characterization of 13 polymorphic microsatellite loci in Hypostomus ancistroides (Teleostei, Loricariidae) and cross-amplification in related species'. JOURNAL OF FISH BIOLOGY, 86 (6):1860-1866.  
Nadolny R, Gaff H, Carlsson, J & Gauthier D (2015) 'omparative population genetics of two invading ticks: Evidence of the ecological mechanisms underlying tick range expansions'. Infection Genetics And Evolution, 35 :153-162.  
Vera M, Bello X, Alvarez-Dios J-A, Pardo BG, Sanchez L, Carlsson J, Carlsson JE, Bartolome C, Maside X & Martinez P (2015) 'Screening of repetitive motifs inside the genome of the flat oyster (Ostrea edulis): Transposable elements and short tandem repeats'. Marine Genomics .  
Dr Benjamin Charlton
Charlton, BD; Keating, JL; Rengui, L.; Huang, Y; & Swaisgood, RR. (2015) 'The acoustic structure of male giant panda bleats varies according to intersexual context'. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 138 (3):1305-1312.  
Charlton, BD (2015) 'The acoustic structure and information content of female koala vocal signals'. PLoS ONE, 10 (10).  
Wyman, MT; Locatelli, Y; Charlton, BD; Reby, D. (2015) 'Female sexual preferences toward conspecific and hybrid male mating calls in two species of polygynous deer, Cervus elaphus and C. nippon'. Journal of Evolutionary Biology .  
Charlton, BD (2015) 'Chemosensory discrimination of identity and familiarity in koalas'. Behavioural Processes, 119 :38-43.  
Garcia, M., Wyman, M. T, Charlton, B. D., Fitch, W. T. & Reby, D. (2014) 'Response of red deer stags (Cervus elaphus) to playback of harsh versus common roars'. Naturwissenschaften, 101 (10):851-854.  
Dr Tasman Crowe
Lyons D.A., Arvanitidis C., Blight A.J., Chatzinikolaou E., Guy-Haim T., Kotta J., Queirós A.M., Rilov G., Somerfield P.J. & Crowe T.P. (2015) 'There are no whole truths in meta-analyses: all their truths are half truths'. Global Change Biology .  
Borges, C. D. G., Hawkins, S. J., Doncaster, C. P., and Crowe, T. P. (2015) 'Effects of simulated human exploitation of a key grazer, Patella vulgata, on rocky shore assemblages'. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 533 :163-176.  
Cusson, M., Crowe, T. P., Araújo, R., Arenas, F., Aspden, R., Bulleri, F., Davoult, D., Dyson, K., Fraschetti, S., Herkül, K., Hubas, C., Jenkins, S., Kotta, J., Kraufvelin, P., Migné, A., Molis, M., Mulholland, O., Noël, L. M.-L. J., Paterson, D. M., Saunders, J., Somerfield, P. J., Sousa-Pinto, I., Spilmont, N., Terlizzi, A., Benedetti-Cecchi, L. (2015) 'Relationships between biodiversity and the stability of marine ecosystems: comparisons at a European scale using meta-analysis'. Journal of Sea Research, 98 :5-14.  
O¿Connor, N. E., Bracken, M. E. S, Crowe, T. P. and Donohue, I. (2015) 'Nutrients modify effects of loss of consumers on ecosystem functioning'. Ecology, 103 :862-870.  
Maggi E., Benedetti-Cecchi L., Castelli A., Chatzinikolaou E., Crowe T. P., Ghedini G.1, Kotta J., Lyons D.A., Ravaglioli C., Rilov G., Rindi L., Bulleri F. (2015) 'Ecological impacts of invading seaweeds: a meta-analysis of their effects at different trophic levels'. Diversity and Distributions, 21 :1-12.  
Kinsella, C. and Crowe, T. P. (2015) 'Variation in rocky shore assemblages and abundances of key taxa along gradients of stormwater input'. Marine Environmental Research, 105 :20-29.  
Saloni, S. and Crowe, T. P. (2015) 'Impacts of multiple stressors during the establishment of fouling assemblages'. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 91 :211-221.  
Johnston, E.L. and Mayer-Pinto, M. and Crowe, T.P. (2015) 'Chemical contaminant effects on marine ecosystem functioning'. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52 (1):140-149. Available Online  
Fitch, J. E., Cooper, K. M., Crowe, T. P., Hall-Spencer, J. M., Phillips, G. (2014) 'Response of multi-metric indices to anthropogenic pressures in distinct marine habitats: the need for recalibration to allow wider applicability'. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 83 (1):220-229.  
Green, D. S. & Crowe, T. P. (2014) 'Context- and density-dependent effects of introduced oysters on biodiversity'. Biological Invasions, 16 (5):1145-1163.  
Lyons, D., Arvanitidis, C., Blight, A., Chatzinikolaou, E., Guy-Haim, T., Kotta, J., Orav-Kotta, H., Queirós, A., Rilov, G., Somerfield, P., Crowe, T.P. (2014) 'Macroalgal blooms alter community structure and primary productivity in marine ecosystems'. Global Change Biology .  
Dr Eugene Dempsey
Freeley M, Derrick E, Dempsey E, Hoff A, Davies A, Leake D, Vermeulen A, Kelleher D, Long A (2015) 'RNAi Screening with Self-Delivering, Synthetic siRNAs for Identification of Genes That Regulate Primary Human T Cell Migration'. Journal of Biomolecular Screening, 20 (8):943-956.  
Weiner-Gorzel K, Dempsey E, Milewska M, McGoldrick A, Toh V, Walsh A, Lindsay S, Gubbins L, Cannon A, Sharpe D, O'Sullivan J, Murphy M, Madden SF, Kell M, McCann A, Furlong F (2015) 'Overexpression of the microRNA miR-433 promotes resistance to paclitaxel through the induction of cellular senescence in ovarian cancer cells'. Cancer medicine, 4 (5):745-758.  
Professor Fiona Doohan
O'Mahony MM, Henneberger R;Selvin J;Kennedy J;Doohan F;Marchesi JR;Dobson AD (2015) 'Inhibition of the growth of Bacillus subtilis DSM10 by a newly discovered antibacterial protein from the soil metagenome'. Bioengineered, 6 (2):89-98.  
Walter S, Kahla A;Arunachalam C;Perochon A;Khan MR;Scofield SR;Doohan FM (2015) 'A wheat ABC transporter contributes to both grain formation and mycotoxin tolerance'. Journal of Experimental Botany, 66 (9):2583-2593.  
V¿¿ry Z, Mullins E;McElwain JC;Doohan FM (2015) 'The severity of wheat diseases increases when plants and pathogens are acclimatized to elevated carbon dioxide'. Global Change Biology, 21 (7):2661-2669.  
BR Murphy, FM Doohan, TR Hodkinson (2015) 'Persistent fungal root endophytes isolated from a wild barley species suppress seed-borne infections in a barley cultivar'. Biocontrol .  
Lokanadha R Gunupuru, Shahin S Ali, Fiona M Doohan (2015) 'Virus-induced Gene Silencing (VIGS) in Barley Seedling Leaves'. Bio-protocol .  
Shahin S Ali, Lokanadha R Gunupuru, Fiona M Doohan (2015) 'Visual Assessment of the Severity of Fusarium Seedling Blight (FSB) and Fusarium Head Blight (FHB) Disease in Barley'. Bio-protocol .  
Murphy, B.R. and Doohan, F.M. and Hodkinson, T.R. (2015) 'Fungal root endophytes of a wild barley species increase yield in a nutrient-stressed barley cultivar'. Symbiosis . Available Online  
O'Driscoll, A. and Doohan, F. and Mullins, E. (2015) 'Exploring the utility of Brachypodium distachyon as a model pathosystem for the wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici Plant Biology'. BMC Research Notes, 8 (1). Available Online  
Murphy, R and Nieto, Lucia Martin and Doohan, Fiona M and Hodkinson, Trevor R and others (2015) 'The Difference between Life and Death: Fungal Endophytes Improve Survival and Increase Biomass in Multiply-Stressed Barley'. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research, 15 (5).  
Murphy, Brian R and Martin Nieto, Lucia and Doohan, Fiona M and Hodkinson, Trevor R (2015) 'Profundae diversitas: the uncharted genetic diversity in a newly studied group of fungal root endophytes'. Mycology, :1-12.  
Murphy, BR and Martin Nieto, L and Doohan, FM and Hodkinson, TR (2015) 'Fungal Endophytes Enhance Agronomically Important Traits in Severely Drought-Stressed Barley'. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science .  
Murphy, B; Batke, S; Doohan, FM; Hodkinson, TR (2015) 'Media Manipulations and the Culture of Beneficial Fungal Root Endophytes'. International Journal of Biology, 7 (3).  
Hazard C, Boots B, Keith AM, Mitchell DT, Schmidt O, Doohan FM and Bending GD (2014) 'Temporal variation outweighs effects of biosolids applications in shaping arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi communities on plants grown in pasture and arable soils'. Applied Soil Ecology, 82 :52-60. Available Online  
O'Driscoll A, Kildea S, Doohan F, Spink J, Mullins E (2014) 'The wheat-Septoria conflict: a new front opening up?'. Plant Science, 19 (9):602-610.  
Dr Evelyn Doyle
Sawulski, P., Boots, B., Clipson, N. and Doyle, E. (2015) 'Differential degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon mixtures by indigenous microbial assemblages in soil'. Letters in Applied Microbiology, 61 :199-207. Available Online  
Storey, S. and Chualain, D.N. and Doyle, O. and Clipson, N. and Doyle, E. (2015) 'Comparison of bacterial succession in green waste composts amended with inorganic fertiliser and wastewater treatment plant sludge'. Bioresource Technology, 179 :71-77. Available Online  
Sawulski, P. Clipson, N and Doyle, E (2014) 'Effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on microbial community structure and PAH ring hydroxylating dioxygenase gene abundance in soil'. Biodegradation, 25 (6):835-847.  
Nolan, P. and McEniry, J. and Doyle, E. M. and O'Kiely, P. (2014) 'Comparison of specific methane yield of perennial ryegrass prepared by thermal drying versus non-thermal drying in small-scale batch digestion tests'. Bioresource Technology, 169 :484-489.  
Dr Hugh Feeley
Guy Woodward, Núria Bonada, Hugh B. Feeley and Paul S. Giller (2015) 'Resilience of a stream community to extreme climatic events and long-term recovery from a catastrophic flood'. Freshwater Biology . Available Online  
Kibichii, S., Feeley, H.B, Baars, J.-R. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2015) 'The influence of water quality on hyporheic invertebrate communities in agricultural catchments'. Marine and Freshwater Research, 66 (9):805-814. Available Online  
Feeley, H.B. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Re-examining the effects of episodic acidity on macroinvertebrates in small conifer-forested streams in Ireland and empirical evidence for biological recovery'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114B (3):205-218. Available Online  
Dr John Finarelli
Badgley, C; Smilely, TM; Finarelli, JA (2014) 'Great Basin mammal diversity in relation to landscape history'. Journal of Mammalogy, 95 (6):1090-1106.  
Raj Pant, S; Goswami, A; Finarelli, JA (2014) 'Complex body size trends in the evolution of sloths (Xenarthra: Pilosa)'. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 14 . Available Online  
Dr Wieland Fricke
Mostefa Touati, Thorsten Knipfer, Tamás Visnovitz, Abdelkrim Kameli, Wieland Fricke (2015) 'Limitation of cell elongation in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) leaves through mechanical and tissue-hydraulic properties'. Plant Cell Physiology, 56 (7):1364-1373.  
Fricke W (2015) 'The significance of water cotransport for sustaining transpirational water flow in plants ¿ a quantitative approach'. Journal of Experimental Botany, 66 :731-739.  
Dr Margherita Gioria
Gioria, M; Pysek P (2015) 'The legacy of plant invasions: changes in the soil seed bank of invaded plant communities'. Bioscience .  
Bacaro, G; Maccherini, S; Chiarucci, A; Jentsch, A; Rocchini, D; Torri, D; Gioria, M; Tordoni, E; Martellos, S; Otto, R; Escudero, CG; Fernandez-Lugo, S; Fernandez-Palacios, JM; Arévalo, JR (2015) 'Distributional patterns of endemic, native and alien species along a roadside elevational gradient in Tenerife, Canary Islands'. Community Ecology .  
Gioria M, Osborne B (2014) 'Resource competition in plant invasions: emerging patterns and research needs'. Frontiers in Plant Science .  
Dr Edel Hannigan
Hannigan, E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Aquatic invertebrate communities of ombrotrophic bogs in Ireland with special reference to microcrustaceans'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :249-263.  
Baars, J.-R., Murray, D., Hannigan, E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Macroinvertebrate assemblages of small upland peatland lakes in Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :233-248.  
Hannigan, E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Hydrochemical characteristics of the open-water habitats of selected Irish peatlands'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :109-116.  
Dr Andrew Jackson
Jackson, A.L.R. (2014) 'Bund Naturschutz in Bayern Revisited: The Required Standard of Protection under the EU's Habitats Directive Prior to a Site's Adoption as a Site of Community Importance'. Journal of Environmental Law, 26 (3):495-506.  
Dr Mary Kelly-Quinn
Rymszewicz, A., Mockler, E., O'Sullivan, J., Bruen, M., Turner, J., Conroy, E., Kelly-Quinn, M., Harrington, J, Lawler, D. (2015) 'Assessing the applicability of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE) to Irish Catchments'. Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (PIAHS), 367 :99-105. Available Online  
Aschale, M., Sileshi, Y., Kelly-Quinn, M., Hailu, D. (2015) 'Assessment of potentially toxic elements in vegetables grown along Akaki River in Addis Ababa and potential health implications'. Food Science and Quality Management, 40 (ISSN 2224-6088 ISSN):42-52.  
Kibichii, S., Feeley, H.B, Baars, J.-R. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2015) 'The influence of water quality on hyporheic invertebrate communities in agricultural catchments'. Marine and Freshwater Research, 66 (9):805-814. Available Online  
Aschale, M., Sileshi, Y., Kelly-Quinn, M., Hailu, D. (2015) 'Potentially Toxic Trace Element Contamination of the Little Akaki River of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia'. Journal of Natural Sciences Research, 5 (1):1-12.  
Ryan, D. K. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2015) 'Effects of riparian canopy cover on salmonid diet and prey'. Journal of Fish Biology, 86 :16-31.  
Clarke, J. and Kelly-Quinn, M. and Blacklocke, S. and Bruen, M. (2015) 'The effect of forest windrowing on physico-chemical water quality in Ireland'. Science of the Total Environment, 514 :155-169. Available Online  
Shore, M. and Jordan, P. and Mellander, P.-E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. and Melland, A.R. (2015) 'An agricultural drainage channel classification system for phosphorus management'. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 199 :207-215. Available Online  
Becerra-Jurado, G., Foster, G., Harrington, R and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Integrated constructed wetlands: Hotspots for freshwater coleopteran diversity in the landscape of Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :271-279.  
Hannigan, E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Aquatic invertebrate communities of ombrotrophic bogs in Ireland with special reference to microcrustaceans'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :249-263.  
Weekes, L., Matson, R., Kelly, F., Fitzpatrick, U. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Composition and characteristics of macrophyte assemblages in small streams in Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :163-180.  
Harrison, S.C., Hutton, S., Baars, J-R., Cruikshanks, R., Johnson, J., Juhel, G., Kirakowski, T., Matson, R., O'Halloran, J., Phelan, P. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Contrasting impacts of conifer forests on brown trout and Atlantic salmon in headwater streams in Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :219-232.  
Feeley, H.B. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Re-examining the effects of episodic acidity on macroinvertebrates in small conifer-forested streams in Ireland and empirical evidence for biological recovery'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114B (3):205-218. Available Online  
Callanan, M., Baars, J.-R. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Macroinvertebrate communities of Irish headwater streams: Contribution to catchment biodiversity'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :143-162.  
Baars, J.-R., Murray, D., Hannigan, E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Macroinvertebrate assemblages of small upland peatland lakes in Ireland'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :233-248.  
O'Neill, E. with Kelly-Quinn, M., Blacklocke, S., Bruen, M., Earle, R., O'Sullivan, J. and Purcell, P. (2014) 'Dublin Ireland - a city addressing challenging water supply, management and governance issues'. Ecology and Society, 19 (4). Available Online  
Hannigan, E. and Kelly-Quinn, M. (2014) 'Hydrochemical characteristics of the open-water habitats of selected Irish peatlands'. Biology and Environment-Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 114 :109-116.  
Professor Jenny McElwain
Porter A.S., Evans-FitzGerald C., McElwain J.C., Yiotis C. and Elliot-Kingston C. (2015) 'How well do you know your growth chambers? Testing for chamber effect using plant traits'. Plant Methods .  
J.P. Wilson, J.D. White, W.A. DiMichele, M.T. Hren, C.J. Poulsen, J.C. McElwain, I.P. Montañez (2015) 'Reconstructing extinct plant water use for understanding vegetation-climate feedbacks: Methods, synthesis and a case study using the Paleozoic era medullosan seed ferns The Palaeontological Society Papers'. Special Papers in Palaeontology, 21 :167-195.  
McElwain J.C., Montanez I., White J.D., Wilson J. and Yiotis C. (2015) 'Was atmospheric CO2 capped at 1000 ppm over the past 300 million years?'. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology .  
Margret Steinthorsdottir, Anne-Marie P Tosolini, Jennifer C Mcelwain (2015) 'Evidence for insect and annelid activity across the triassic-jurassic transition of East Greenland'. Palaios, 30 (8):597-607.  
McElwain J.C., Yiotis C. and Lawson T. (2015) 'Using modern plant trait relationships between observed and theoretical maximum stomatal conductance and vein density to examine patterns of plant macroevolution'. New Phytologist .  
Suhas Shinde1, Ali Behpouri1, Jennifer C. McElwain, Carl K.-Y. Ng (2015) 'Genome-wide transcriptomic analysis of the effects of sub-ambient atmospheric oxygen and elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide levels on gametophytes of the moss, Physcomitrella patens'. Journal of Experimental Botany, 66 (13):4001-4012.  
V¿¿ry Z, Mullins E;McElwain JC;Doohan FM (2015) 'The severity of wheat diseases increases when plants and pathogens are acclimatized to elevated carbon dioxide'. Global Change Biology, 21 (7):2661-2669.  
Dr Rainer Melzer
Rümpler, F; Theißen, G.; Melzer, R. (2015) 'Character-state reconstruction to infer ancestral protein-protein interaction patterns'. Bio-protocol, 5 (16). Available Online  
Professor Christoph Mueller
Chen, Z., W. Ding, Y. Xu, C. Müller, T. Rütting, H. Yu, J. Fan, J. Zhang, and T. Zhu (2015) 'Importance of heterotrophic nitrification and dissimilatory nitrate reduction to ammonium in a cropland soil: Evidences from a 15N tracing study to literature synthesis'. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 91 :65-75.  
Haider, G., H.-W. Koyro, F. Azam, D. Steffens, C. Müller, and C. Kammann (2015) 'Biochar but not humic acid product amendment affected maize yields via improving plant-soil moisture relations'. Plant and Soil, 395 :141-157.  
Cheng, Y., J. Zhang, C. Müller, and S.-Q. Wang (2015) '15N tracing study to understand the N supply associated with organic amendments in a vineyard soil'. Biology and Fertility of Soils, 51 :983-993.  
Cheng, Y., J. Wang, J. Zhang, C. Müller, and S.-Q. Wang (2015) 'Mechanistic insights into the effects of N fertilizer application on N2O-emission pathways in acidic soil of a tea plantation'. Plant and Soil, 389 :45-57.  
Zhu, T., T. Meng, J. Zhang, W. Zhong, C. Müller, and Z. Cai (2015) 'Fungi-dominant heterotrophic nitrification in a subtropical forest soil of China'. Journal Of Soils And Sediments, 15 :705-709.  
Zhang, J., C. Müller, and Z. Cai (2015) 'Heterotrophic nitrification of organic N and its contribution to nitrous oxide emissions in soils'. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 84 :199-209.  
Kammann, C. I., H.-P. Schmidt, N. Messerschmidt, S. Linsel, D. Steffens, C. Müller, H.-W. Koyro, P. Conte, and J. Stephen (2015) 'Plant growth improvement mediated by nitrate capture in cocomposted biochar'. Scientific Reports, 5 .  
Wang, J., B. Zhu, J. Zhang, C. Müller, and Z. Cai (2015) 'Mechanisms of soil N dynamics following long-term application of organic fertilizers to subtropical rain-fed purple soil in China'. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 91 :222-231.  
Cahalan, E., M. Ernfors, C. Müller, D. Devaney, R. J. Laughlin, C. J. Watson, D. Hennessy, M. I. Khalil, K. L. McGeough, K. G. Richards (2015) 'The effect of the nitrification inhibitor dicyandiamide (DCD) on nitrous oxide and methane emissions after cattle slurry application to Irish grassland'. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 199 :339-349.  
Zhang, J., T. Lan, C. Müller, and Z. Cai (2015) 'Dissimilatory nitrate reduction to ammonium (DNRA) plays an important role in soil nitrogen onservation in neutral and alkaline but not acidic rice soil'. Journal Of Soils And Sediments, 15 :523-531.  
Schimmelpfennig, S., C. Kammann, G. Moser, L. Grünhage, and C. Müller (2015) 'Changes in trace element and mineral contents of grasses and forbs following Miscanthus x giganteus feedstock, hydrochar and biochar application to temperate grassland'. Grass and Forage Science .  
Cahalan, E., E. Minet, M. Ernfors, C. Müller, D. Devaney, P. J. Forrestal, and K. G. Richards (2015) 'The effect of precipitation and application rate on dicyandiamide persistence and efficiency in two Irish grassland soils'. Soil Use and Management, 31 :367-374.  
Jiang, X., X. Xin, S. Li, J. Zhou, T. Zhu, C. Müller, Z. Cai, and A. L. Wright (2015) 'Effects of Fe oxide on N transformations in subtropical acid soils'. Scientific Reports, 5 .  
Keidel, L., C. Kammann, L. Grünhage, G. Moser, and C. Müller (2015) 'Positive feedback of elevated CO2 on soil respiration in late autumn and winter'. Biogeosciences, 12 :1257-1269.  
Zhu, T., J. Zhang, T. Meng, Y. Zhang, J. Yang, C. Müller, and Z. Cai (2014) 'Tea plantation destroys soil retention of NO3- and increases N2O emissions in subtropical China'. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 73 :106-114.  
Müller, C., and T. J. Clough (2014) 'Advances in understanding nitrogen flows and transformations: gaps and research pathways'. Journal of Agricultural Science, 152 :S34-S44.  
Zhu, T., Q. Dang, J. Zhang, C. Müller, and Z. Cai (2014) 'Reductive soil disinfestation (RSD) alters gross N transformation rates and reduces NO and N2O emissions in degraded vegetable soils'. Plant and Soil, 382 :269-280.  
Renou-Wilson, F., C. Barry, C. Müller, and D. Wilson (2014) 'The impacts of drainage, nutrient status and management practice on the full carbon balance of grasslands on organic soils in a maritime temperate zone'. Biogeosciences, 11 :4361-4379.  
Dr Favel Naulty
Stritch, C., Naulty, F., Zintl, A., Callanan, J.J, McCullagh, M., Deane, D., Marnell, F. & McMahon, B.J. (2015) 'Squirrelpox virus reservoir expansion on the east coast of Ireland'. European Journal of Wildlife Research, (61):483-486.  
Dr Carl Khee-Yew Ng
Shinde, S., Behpouri, A., McElwain, J.C., Ng, C.K.Y (2015) 'Genome-wide transcriptomic analysis of the effects of sub-ambient atmospheric oxygen and elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide levels on gametophytes of the moss, Physcomitrella patens'. Journal of Experimental Botany, 66 :4001-4012. Available Online  
Li C, Ng CKY, Fan LM (2015) 'MYB transcription factors, active players in abiotic stress signaling'. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 114 :80-91.  
Gjoni E., Brioschi L., Cinque A., Coant N., Islam M.N., Ng C.K.Y., Verderio C., Magnan C., Riboni L, Viani P,Le Stunff H, Giussani P. (2014) 'Glucolipotoxicity impairs ceramide flow from the endoplasmic reticulum to the golgi apparatus in INS-1 cells'. PLoS ONE, 9 . Available Online  
Dr Kay Nolan
Atencia-Fernandez S, Shiel RE, Mooney CT, Nolan CM (2015) 'Muscular dystrophy in the Japanese Spitz: an inversion disrupts the DMD and RPGR genes'. Animal Genetics, 46 (2):175-184.  
Shiel RE, Kennedy LJ, Nolan CM, Mooney CT, Callanan JJ (2014) 'Major histocompatability complex class II alleles and haplotypes associated with non-suppurative meningoencephalitis in greyhounds'. Tissue antigens, 84 (3):271-276.  
Professor Bruce Arthur Osborne
Gioria M, Osborne B (2014) 'Resource competition in plant invasions: emerging patterns and research needs'. Frontiers in Plant Science .  
Dr Alexandre Perochon
Walter S, Kahla A;Arunachalam C;Perochon A;Khan MR;Scofield SR;Doohan FM (2015) 'A wheat ABC transporter contributes to both grain formation and mycotoxin tolerance'. Journal of Experimental Botany, 66 (9):2583-2593.  
Dr Florence Renou-Wilson
Wilson, D., Dixon, S. D., Artz, R. R. E., Smith, T. E. L., Evans, C. D., Owen, H. J. F., Archer, E., and Renou-Wilson, F. (2015) 'Derivation of greenhouse gas emission factors for peatlands managed for extraction in the Republic of Ireland and the UK'. Biogeosciences, 12 :5291-5308. Available Online  
Dr Emmanuel Reynaud
Tiron, R. and Mallon, F. and Dias, F. and Reynaud, E.G. (2015) 'The challenging life of wave energy devices at sea: A few points to consider'. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 43 :1263-1272. Available Online  
Brum, J.R. and Cesar Ignacio-Espinoza, J. and Roux, S. and Doulcier, G. and Acinas, S.G. and Alberti, A. and Chaffron, S. and Cruaud, C. and De Vargas, C. and Gasol, J.M. and Gorsky, G. and Gregory, A.C. and Guidi, L. and Hingamp, P. and Iudicone, D. and Not, F. and Ogata, H. and Pesant, S. and Poulos, B.T. and Schwenck, S.M. and Speich, S. and Dimier, C. and Kandels-Lewis, S. and Picheral, M. and Searson, S. and Bork, P. and Bowler, C. and Sunagawa, S. and Wincker, P. and Karsenti, E. and Sullivan, M.B. and Boss, E. and Follows, M. and Grimsley, N. and Jaillon, O. and Karp-Boss, L. and Krzic, U. and Raes, J. and Reynaud, E.G. and Sardet, C. and Sieracki, M. and Stemmann, L. and Velayoudon, D. and Weissenbach, J. (2015) 'Patterns and ecological drivers of ocean viral communities'. Science, 348 (6237). Available Online  
Sunagawa, S. and Coelho, L.P. and Chaffron, S. and Kultima, J.R. and Labadie, K. and Salazar, G. and Djahanschiri, B. and Zeller, G. and Mende, D.R. and Alberti, A. and Cornejo-Castillo, F.M. and Costea, P.I. and Cruaud, C. and D'Ovidio, F. and Engelen, S. and Ferrera, I. and Gasol, J.M. and Guidi, L. and Hildebrand, F. and Kokoszka, F. and Lepoivre, C. and Lima-Mendez, G. and Poulain, J. and Poulos, B.T. and Royo-Llonch, M. and Sarmento, H. and Vieira-Silva, S. and Dimier, C. and Picheral, M. and Searson, S. and Kandels-Lewis, S. and Boss, E. and Follows, M. and Karp-Boss, L. and Krzic, U. and Reynaud, E.G. and Sardet, C. and Sieracki, M. and Velayoudon, D. and Bowler, C. and De Vargas, C. and Gorsky, G. and Grimsley, N. and Hingamp, P. and Iudicone, D. and Jaillon, O. and Not, F. and Oga (2015) 'Structure and function of the global ocean microbiome'. Science, 348 (6237). Available Online  
Professor Jeremy Simpson
Galea G, Bexiga MG;Panarella A;O'Neill ED;Simpson JC (2015) 'A high-content screening microscopy approach to dissect the role of Rab proteins in Golgi-to-ER retrograde trafficking'. Journal of Cell Science, 128 (13):2339-2349.  
Carville NC, Collins L;Manzo M;Gallo K;Lukasz BI;McKayed KK;Simpson JC;Rodriguez BJ (2015) 'Biocompatibility of ferroelectric lithium niobate and the influence of polarization charge on osteoblast proliferation and function'. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, 103 (8):2540-2548.  
Varela JA, Aberg C, Simpson JC, Dawson KA (2015) 'Trajectory-based co-localization measures for nanoparticle-cell interaction studies'. Small, 11 (17):2026-2031.  
Lecat S, Matthes HW;Pepperkok R;Simpson JC;Galzi JL (2015) 'A Fluorescent Live Imaging Screening Assay Based on Translocation Criteria Identifies Novel Cytoplasmic Proteins Implicated in G Protein-coupled Receptor Signaling Pathways'. Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP, 14 (5):1385-1399.  
Brayden DJ, Cryan SA, Dawson KA, O'Brien PJ, Simpson JC (2015) 'High-content analysis for drug delivery and nanoparticle applications'. Drug Discovery Today .  
Dunne CF, Twomey B;Kelly C;Simpson JC;Stanton KT (2015) 'Hydroxyapatite and fluorapatite coatings on dental screws: effects of blast coating process and biological response'. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 26 (1).  
Heffernan LF, Simpson JC (2014) 'The trials and tubule-ations of Rab6 involvement in Golgi-to-ER retrograde transport'. Biochemical Society Transactions, 42 (5):1453-1459.  
Dr Gavin Stewart
Walpole C., Farrell A., McGrane A. and Stewart G. (2014) 'Expression and localization of a UT-B urea transporter in the human bladder'. American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology, 307 :F1088-F1094.  
Professor Emma C Teeling
Zixia Huang, Aurore Gallot, Nga T. Lao, Sébastien J. Puechmaille, Nicole M. Foley, David Jebb, Michaël Bekaert and Emma C. Teeling (2015) 'A nonlethal sampling method to obtain, generate and assemble whole blood transcriptomes from small, wild mammals'. Molecular Ecology Resources .  
N. M. Foley, V. D. Thong, P. Soisook, S. M. Goodman, K. Armstrong, D. Jacobs, S. J. Puechmaille & E. C. Teeling (2015) 'How and why overcome the impediments to resolution: lessons from rhinolophid and hipposiderid bats'. Molecular Biology and Evolution .  
Emma SM Boston, Sébastien J Puechmaille, Fionn Clissmann, Emma C Teeling (2014) 'Further evidence for cryptic north-western refugia in Europe? Mitochondrial phylogeography of the sibling species Pipistrellus pipistrellus and Pipistrellus pygmaeus'. Acta Chiropterologica, 16 (2):263-277.  
McMahon, B.J., Teeling, E.C. & Höglund, J. (2014) 'How and why should we implement genomics into conservation?'. Evolutionary Applications, 7 :999-1007.  
Sara Hayden and Emma C. Teeling (2014) 'The Molecular Biology of Vertebrate Olfaction'. Anatomical Record, Volume 297 (Issue 11):2216-2226.  
Dr Jonathan Yearsley
Yannic, G; Yearsley, JM;Sermier, R;Dufresnes, C; Gilg, O;Aebischer, A; Gavrilo, MV;Strøm, H; Mallory, ML;Morrison, RIG; Gilchrist, HG;Broquet, T (2015) 'High connectivity in a long-lived high-Arctic seabird, the ivory gull Pagophila eburnea'. Polar Biology .  
Dr Charilaos Yiotis
Porter A.S., Evans-FitzGerald C., McElwain J.C., Yiotis C. and Elliot-Kingston C. (2015) 'How well do you know your growth chambers? Testing for chamber effect using plant traits'. Plant Methods .  
McElwain J.C., Montanez I., White J.D., Wilson J. and Yiotis C. (2015) 'Was atmospheric CO2 capped at 1000 ppm over the past 300 million years?'. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology .  
McElwain J.C., Yiotis C. and Lawson T. (2015) 'Using modern plant trait relationships between observed and theoretical maximum stomatal conductance and vein density to examine patterns of plant macroevolution'. New Phytologist .  
Dr Binbin Zhou
Ling-Li Zhang, Xian-Feng Ma, Bin-Bin Zhou, Ji-Qun Zhao, Jing Fan, Fu Huang , Yan Li, Wen-Ming Wang (2015) 'EDS1-Mediated Basal Defense and SA-Signaling Contribute to Post-Invasion Resistance against Tobacco Powdery Mildew in Arabidopsis'. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 91 :120-130.  
Clémentine Le Roux, Gaëlle Huet, Alain Jauneau, Laurent Camborde, Dominique Trémousaygue, Alexandra Kraut, Binbin Zhou, Marie Levaillant, Hiroaki Adachi, Hirofumi Yoshioka, Sylvain Raffaele, Richard Berthomé, Yohann Couté, Jane E. Parker, Laurent Deslandes (2015) 'A Receptor Pair with an Integrated Decoy Converts Pathogen Disabling of Transcription Factors to Immunity'. Cell, 161 (5):1074-1088.  


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Other Journals

Dr Jan-Robert Baars
Hayden D., Finn J., Baars J-R. (2014) 'Beetle Threat to Horticultural Eucalyptus Crops in Ireland' T Research, 9 (2):9-9.  
Professor Fiona Doohan
Milbourne, D., Spink, J., Barth, S., Mullins, E., Griffin, D., Wall, D., Carroll, J., Doohan, F., Ng, C., McCabe, P.F., Feechan, A., Spillane, C., Sulpice, R., Wellmer, F., Graciet, E. (2015) 'A virtual centre for crop improvement: Boosting plant breeding to secure agicultural productivity in Ireland' Teagasc Research, 10 (1):26-27.  
Dr Paul McCabe
Milbourne, D., Spink, J., Barth, S., Mullins, E., Griffin, D., Wall, D., Carroll, J., Doohan, F., Ng, C., McCabe, P.F., Feechan, A., Spillane, C., Sulpice, R., Wellmer, F., Graciet, E. (2015) 'A virtual centre for crop improvement: Boosting plant breeding to secure agicultural productivity in Ireland' Teagasc Research, 10 (1):26-27.  


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Conference Publications

Dr Jan-Robert Baars
Dorothy Hayden, John Finn, Jan-Robert Baars (2015) Future Research Needs and Challenges to Integrated Pest Management of Eucalyptus Crops in Ireland Meeting of IOBC-WPRS Study Group, Bornholm, Denmark,  
Dorothy Hayden, Jan-Robert Baars, John A. Finn (2015) Future research needs and challenges to Integrated Pest Management of Eucalyptus crops in Ireland 3rd Meeting of IOBC-WPRS study group 3, Bornholm, Denmark,  
Dorothy Hayden, Jan-Robert Baars, John A. Finn (2015) Biological Control of the Invasive Leaf Beetle Pest, Paropsisterma selmani of Eucalyptus Crops in Ireland ENVIRON The 25th environmental reseachers' colloquium, Institute of Technology, IT Sligo,  
Kate Moore, Kimberley Popek, Frank McMahon, Jan-Robert Baars (2015) Deer exclusion in Rhododendron cleared sites promote the recovery of plant communities and invertebrates in the oak woodlands of Killarney National Park ENVIRON (2015) The 25th environmental reseachers' colloquium, Sligo IT, Sligo, Ireland,  
Kiri Fisher, Brian Nelson, Jan-Robert Baars (2015) Motorway attenuation ponds make a significant contribution to the landscape biodiversity of mobile aquatic insect groups ENVIRON (2015) The 25th environmental reseachers' colloquium, Sligo IT, Sligo, Ireland,  
Dr Eugene Dempsey
Eugene Dempsey, Feidhlim Dervin, Patricia B. Maguire (2014) Platelet Derived Exosomes Are Enriched for Specific microRNAs Which Regulate WNT Signalling in Endothelial Cells The American Society of Hematology annual meeting, Moscone Center, San Francisco, 2760 - 2760 Available Online  
Dr Evelyn Doyle
Nolan, P., Doyle, E.M., Murphy, R. and O¿Kiely, P. (2015) Proceedings of the ], 1-3 July, 2015 at Piracicaba, . Edited by . P.416-417. (2015) How fibrolytic enzyme additives applied during ensiling influence the fibre, preservation and digestibility of two grass species at two harvest dates in the primary growth . In: J.L.P. Daniel, G. Morais, D. Junges and L.G. Nussio eds. XVII International Silage Conference [and, IV International Symposium on Forage Quality and Conservation, São Paulo, Brazil, 416 - 417 Available Online  
O'Kiely, P., Nolan, P., Wall, D.M., Himanshu, H., Lenehan, J.J., Doyle, E. M. and Murphy, J.D. (2015) Biogas from grass silage . In: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences eds. Sixth Nordic Feed Science Conference, Uppsala, Sweden, 23 - 24  
Randall, K.C.,Clipson, N.,Creamer, R. E.,Griffiths, B.,Brennan, F. P.,Doyle, E. (2014) The effect of carbon and phosphorus availability on soil microbial community Global Soil Biodiversity Conference: Assessing soil biodiversity and its role for ecosystem services, Dijon, France,  
Zhu, F., Clipson, N and Doyle, E (2014) , Bangor University, United Kingdom, December 15-16 (2014) Effect of compost on biodegradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in soil Molecular Microbial Ecology Group (MMEG) meeting,  
Kate Randall, Rachel Creamer, Bryan Griffiths, Fiona Brennan, Nicholas Clipson and Evelyn Doyle (2014). Proceedings of the SGM meeting Loughborough University 1-2 September 2014 (2014) The effect of inorganic phosphorus on bacterial community structure in soil . In: SGM eds. Society for General Microbiology Meeting, Loughborough Univeristy, Available Online  
Nolan, P., Doyle, E.M. and O¿Kiely, P. (2014) Evaluating sample preparation method effects on the specific methane yield of pre- and post-ensiled grass in an in vitro batch anaerobic digestion assay . In: A. Hopkins, R.P. Collins, M.D. Fraser, V.R. King, D.C. Lloyd, J.M. Moorby and PR.H. Robson eds. 25th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Aberystwyth, Wales, 471 - 474 Available Online  
Dr Caroline Elliott-Kingston
A.Hunter, M.Forrest, C.Elliott-Kingston, L.Murphy (2015) Introducing landscape design techniques to horticulture students International Horticultural Congress,  
A.Hunter, C.Elliott-Kingston (2015) Teaching and assessment strategies for active student learning in university horticultural education International Horticultural Congress,  
Elliott-Kingston C. Doyle OPE. Hunter A. (2015) Benefits of scenario-based learning in university education International Horticultural Congress,  
Dr Margherita Gioria
Gioria, M; Pysek, P (2014) Comparative assessment of the soil seed bank of invasive and non-invasive congeners in their native and alien range 8th European Conference on Biological Invasions: NEOBIOTA 2014,  
Gioria, M; Osborne BA (2014) Taking advantage of a window of opportunity: the significance of early establishment and growth of invasive plant species 8th European Conference on Biological Invasions: NEOBIOTA 2014,  
Dr Tamara Hochstrasser
Lynch, C., Cunningham, P., Meredith, D., Nieuwenhuis, M., Buckley, P. and Hochstrasser, T. (2014) Understanding which Irish farmers planted forestry Science & Solutions for a Sustainable Environment, University College Dublin, Available Online  
Dr Conor Purcell
Lamy, F.; Gersonde, R.; Purcell, C.; Winckler, G.; Tiedemann, R.; Knorr, G. (2014) Atmosphere-ocean interactions in the Pacific Southern Ocean American Geophysical Union, Available Online  
Dr Florence Renou-Wilson
Renou-Wilson, F. (2015) The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and wetlands, why the IPCC has a focus on wetlands under the theme of ecosystem services ¿ carbon sequestration Wise use of wetlands conference - Ramsar Conference, Ballybay, Co. Monaghan, 1 - 2  


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Published Reports

Dr Florence Renou-Wilson
Renou-Wilson, F., Wilson, D., Barry, C., Foy, B., and Müller, C (2015) Carbon loss from drained organic soils under grassland ¿ CALISTO project final report. EPA Research Report No 141. Environmental Protection Agency, Wexford, Ireland.  


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Other Publications

Dr Paul McCabe
Reape, T.J and McCabe, P.F. (2015) Balancing Life and Death: The Role of the Mitochondrion in Programmed Cell Death. Website article. Available Online