David M Paterson

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Affiliation: University of St Andrews
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Light-dependant biostabilisation of sediments by stromatolite assemblages
    David M Paterson
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Gatty Marine Laboratory, School of Biology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 3:e3176. 2008
  2. pmc The stabilisation potential of individual and mixed assemblages of natural bacteria and microalgae
    Helen V Lubarsky
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Scottish Oceans Institute, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e13794. 2010
  3. pmc Impact of biodiversity-climate futures on primary production and metabolism in a model benthic estuarine system
    Natalie Hicks
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Scottish Oceans Institute, University of St Andrews, East Sands, Fife, UK
    BMC Ecol 11:7. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint The engineering potential of natural benthic bacterial assemblages in terms of the erosion resistance of sediments
    Sabine Ulrike Gerbersdorf
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Gatty Marine Laboratory, University of St Andrews, Scotland, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:282-94. 2008
  5. pmc Influence of macrofaunal assemblages and environmental heterogeneity on microphytobenthic production in experimental systems
    Kirstie E Dyson
    Gatty Marine Laboratory, University of St Andrews, Fife KY16 8LB, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2547-54. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of organic pollution on the macrobenthic fauna of Dubai Creek (UAE)
    James E Saunders
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Gatty Marine Laboratory, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, UK
    Mar Pollut Bull 54:1715-23. 2007

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Publications6

  1. pmc Light-dependant biostabilisation of sediments by stromatolite assemblages
    David M Paterson
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Gatty Marine Laboratory, School of Biology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 3:e3176. 2008
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  2. pmc The stabilisation potential of individual and mixed assemblages of natural bacteria and microalgae
    Helen V Lubarsky
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Scottish Oceans Institute, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e13794. 2010
    ..This information contributes to the conceptual understanding of the microbial sediment engineering that represents an important ecosystem function and service in aquatic habitats...
  3. pmc Impact of biodiversity-climate futures on primary production and metabolism in a model benthic estuarine system
    Natalie Hicks
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Scottish Oceans Institute, University of St Andrews, East Sands, Fife, UK
    BMC Ecol 11:7. 2011
    ..This experimental design specifically addresses interactions between the selected climate change variables and any ecological consequences caused by changes in species composition or richness...
  4. ncbi request reprint The engineering potential of natural benthic bacterial assemblages in terms of the erosion resistance of sediments
    Sabine Ulrike Gerbersdorf
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Gatty Marine Laboratory, University of St Andrews, Scotland, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:282-94. 2008
    ..The data show both the importance of bacterial assemblages for microbial sediment stabilization and that a change in abiotic conditions can significantly affect sediment stabilization...
  5. pmc Influence of macrofaunal assemblages and environmental heterogeneity on microphytobenthic production in experimental systems
    Kirstie E Dyson
    Gatty Marine Laboratory, University of St Andrews, Fife KY16 8LB, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2547-54. 2007
    ..Our findings demonstrate that organic enrichment can cause the development of heterogeneity which influences infaunal bioturbation and consequent nutrient generation, a driver of microphytobenthic production...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of organic pollution on the macrobenthic fauna of Dubai Creek (UAE)
    James E Saunders
    Sediment Ecology Research Group, Gatty Marine Laboratory, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, UK
    Mar Pollut Bull 54:1715-23. 2007
    ..However, some evidence of the pollution effect moving into the lower creek was found. The results are considered in light of current and historic organic loading within the creek and future developments in the area...