New Publications

  1. Batista D., Costa R., Carvalho A.P., Batista W.R., Rua C.P.J., de Oliveira L., Leomil L., Fróes A.M., Thompson F.L., Coutinho R. and Dobretsov S. 2018. Environmental conditions affect activity and associated microorganisms of marine sponges. Marine Environmental Research, doi:10.1016/j.marenvres.2018.09.020.
  2. Al-Breiki R., Kjeldsen S.R., Afzal H., Al-Hinai M., Zenger K.R., Jerry D., Al-Abri M. and Delghandi M. 2018. Genome-wide SNP analyses reveal high gene flow and signatures of local adaptation among the scalloped spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) along the Omani coastline. BMC Genomics, 19: 690, doi:10.1186/s12864-018-5044-8.
  3. Al-Namaani L., Dutta J. and Dobretsov S. 2018. Nanocomposite zinc oxide-chitosan coatings on polyethylene films of extending storage life of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus). Nanomaterials, 8: 479.
  4. Al-Ghafri B., Bora T., Sathe P., Dobretsov S. and Al-Abri M. 2018. Photocatalytic microbial removal and degradation of organic contaminants of water using PES fibers. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 233: 136-142.
  5. Al-Hinai M.H., Sathe P., Al-Abri M.Z., Dobretsov S., Al-Hinai A.T. and Dutta J. 2017. Antimicrobial activity enhancement of poly (ether sulfone) membranes by in situ growth of ZnO nanorods. ACS Omega, 2: 3157-3167.
  6. Jupp B., Fowler S.W., Dobretsov S., Wiele H.V.D. and Al-Ghafri A. 2017. Assessment of heavy metal and petroleum hydrocarbon contamination in the Sultanate of Oman with emphasis on harbours, marinas, terminals and ports. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 121: 260-273.
  7. Dahms H.U. and Dobretsov S. 2017. Antifouling compounds from marine macroalgae. Marine Drugs, 15(9): 265.
  8. Sathe P., Laxman K., Myint MTZ, Dobretsov S., Richter J. and Dutta J. 2017. Bioinspired nanocoatings for biofouling prevention by photocatalytic redox reactions. Nature Publishing Scientific Reports, 7: 3624.
  9. Schwartz N., Dobretsov S., Rohde S. and Schupp P.J. 2017. Comparison of antifouling properties of native and invasis Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) species. European Journal of Phycology, 52: 116-131.
  10. Delghandi M., Al-Hinai M., Afzal H., and Al-Wahaibi M. 2017. Parentage analysis of tropical spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) by microsatellite markers. Aquaculture Research, 1-7, doi:10.1111/are.13293.