Scientific Journals Publications
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    Some of the recent publications of the ESC research staff during the past three years (2012-2017):

    • Azenith Castillo, Ibrahim Al-Maslamani, Jeffrey Philip Obbard (2016). Prevalence of microplastics in marine waters of Qatar. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 111, 260-267
    • M.E.M. Walton, I. Al-Maslamani, N. Haddaway, H. Kennedy, A. Castillo, E.S. Al-Ansari, I. Al-Shaikh, M. Abdel-Moati, M.A.A. Al-Yafei, L. Le Vay (2016), Extreme 15N Depletion in Seagrasses. Estuaries and Coasts. DOI 10.1007/s212237-016-0103-3
    • Nicolas Pilcher, Ibrahim Al-Maslamani, James Williams, Reyniel Gasang, Ahmed Chikhi (2015). Population structure of marine turtles in coastal waters of Qatar. Endangered Species Research, 28, 163-174
    • Noora Al-Naimi, Dionysios E. Raitsos, Radhouan Ben-Hamadou & Yousria Soliman (2017). Evaluation of Satellite Retrievals of Chlorophyll-a in the Arabian Gulf. Remote Sensing. 9(3), 301; doi:10.3390/rs9030301
    • Noora Al-Naimi, Mohammad Al-Ghouti & Perumal Balakrishnan (2016). Investigating chlorophyll and nitrogen levels of mangroves at Al-Khor, Qatar: an integrated chemical analysis and remote sensing approach. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 188: 268.doi: 10.1007/s10661-016-5269-4
    • Noora Al-Naimi, Perumal Balakrishnan & Ipek Goktepe (2015). Measurement and modeling of nitrogen dioxide emissions- A marker for traffic-related air pollution in Doha, Qatar. Annals of GIS, 21:3, 249-259, DOI:
    • Smyth, D.M., Al-Maslamani, I., Chatting, MGiraldes, B.W. (2016). Benthic surveys of the historic pearl oyster beds of Qatar reveal a dramatic ecological change. Marine Pollution Bulletin,
    • Giraldes, B.W., Al-Maslamani, I., Al-Ashwel, A., Chatting, M. and Smyth, D. (2016) Basic assessment of Portunus segnis (Forskål, 1775) - The baseline for stock management of important decapod resource in Western Arabian Gulf.  Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Research 42: 111-119.
    • Smyth, D.M., Al-Maslamani, I., Giraldes, B.W., Chatting, M., Al-Ansari, E., Le Vay, L. (2016) Anthropogenic related variations in the epibiotic biodiversity and age structure of the "Pearl Oyster" Pinctada radiata within the eulittoral zone of Qatar. Regional Studies in Marine Sciences, 5: 87-96.
    • Al-Maslamani, I., Al-Masdi, A., Smyth, D.M., Chatting, M., Obbard, J.P., & Giraldes, B.W. (2015) Baseline monitoring gastropods in the intertidal zone of Qatar - target species and bioindicators for hyper-thermic and hyper- saline Conditions. International Journal of Research Studies in Biosciences, 3(12):62-72.
    • E.M.S. Al-Ansari, G. Rowe, M.A.R. Abdel-Moati, O. Yigiterhan, I. Al-Maslamani, M.A. Al-Yafei, I. Al-Shaikh, and R. Upstill-Goddard (2015). Hypoxia In The Central Arabian Gulf Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Of Qatar During Summer Season. Journal of Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2015.03.022
    • Ilham Al-Qardawi, Mohamed Abdel-Moati, Mohsin Al-Ansi Al-Yafei, Ebrahim Al-Ansari, Ibrahim Al-Maslamani, Elis Holm, Ismail Al-Shaikh, Alexander Mauring, Primal V. Pinto, Dana Abdulmalik, Amina Amir, Mark Miller, Oguz Yigiterhan, Bertil Persson. (2015)  Radioactivity levels in the marine environment along the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Qatar. Marine Pollution Bulletin 90: 323-329
    • Walton M.E.M., I. Al-Maslamani, M.W. Skov, I. Al-Shaikh, I.S. Al-Ansari, H.A. Kennedy, L. Le Vay (2014). Outwelling from arid mangrove systems is sustained by inwelling of seagrass productivity. Marine Ecology Progress Series 507: 125-137.
    • Al-Maslamani I., M.E.M. Walton, H.A. Kennedy, M. Al-Mohannadi, L. Le Vay (2013) Are mangroves in arid environments isolated systems? Life-history and evidence of dietary contribution from inwelling in a mangrove-resident shrimp species. Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science 124: 56-63. 
    • Antonietta Quigg, Mohsin Al-Ansi, Nehad Nour Al Din, Chih-Lin Wei, Clifton C. Nunnally, Ibrahim S. Al-Ansari, Gilbert T. Rowe, Yousria Soliman, Ibrahim Al-Maslamani, Ismail Mahmoud, Nabiha Youssef, Mohamed A. Abdel-Moati (2013). Phytoplankton along the coastal shelf of an oligotrophic hypersaline environment in a semi-enclosed marginal sea:  Qatar (Arabian Gulf)., Continental Shelf Research 60: 1-16.
    • Al-Maslamani I., Kennedy H., Walton M.E.M.  & Le Vay L. (2012) Sources of benthic primary production supporting food webs in an arid coastal embayment. Marine Biology 159: 1753-1762.
    • Al-Maslamani I., Walton M.E.M., Kennedy H., Le Vay L. (2012). Sources of Primary Production Supporting Food webs in an Arid Coastal Embayment. Marine Biology 159:1753-1762.
    • Hajer A. Al-Naimi, Mohammad A. Al-Ghouti, Ismail Al-Shaikh, Mehsin Al-Yafe,, Saeed Al-Meer. Metal distribution in marine sediment along the Doha Bay, Qatar, Environmental Monitoring and Assessmen Journal, Volume: 187:130, February 2015,

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