New Publications


  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. Dahms H.U. and Dobretsov S. 2017. Antifouling compounds from marine macroalgae. Marine Drugs, 15(9): 265.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. Al Naamani L., Dobretsov S., Dutta J. and Burgess G. 2017. Chitosan-ZnO nanocomposite coatings for the prevention of marine fouling. Chemosphere, 168: 408-417.
  10. Bora T., Sathe P., Laxman K., Dobretsov S. and Dutta J. 2017. Defect engineered visible light active ZnO nanorods for photocatalytic treatment of water. Catalysis Today, 284: 11-18.