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Dr Hartl is an Associate Professor of Marine Biology, specializing in Marine Ecotoxicology in the Centre for Marine Biodiversity & Biotechnology (CMBB), Institute of Life and Earth Sciences, at Heriot-Watt University. He is also Director of the CMBB and Director of Studies for the MSc cluster in Marine, Environment and Climate Change (shttp://www.hw.ac.uk/marinemsc). Dr Hartl represents the Marine Alliance for Science & technology, Scotland (MASTS) on the Scottish Government’s Marine Litter Advisory Group Steering Committeere and leads the MASTS Stressors Forum (http://www.masts.ac.uk/research/research-forums/marine-stressors-forum/). He reeived an MSc from the University of Vienna (1996) in Biology (Zoology/Marine Ecology) and a PhD from the University of Southampton (2000). Following a Postdoctoral Fellowship at University College Cork (2001-2006), he took up a position as Lecturer in the School of Life Sciences at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. He was president of the Physiology Section of the American Fisheries Society (2010-2012) and served on the Environmental Pollution Review Panel for FORMAS (2011-2014).

 

 

Latest Papers:

the conversation logo Hartl, M. (2018) WhyClimate Change is Making Pollution Monitoring More Difficult

 

JEE

Connell, S., Fernandes, T. F., Hartl, M. G. J. (2017). Climate change: implications for ecotoxicological environmental impact assessment. JEE. 143.

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Blumenröder, J., Sechet, P., Kokonnen, J. and Hartl, M. G. J. (2017). Microplastic contamination of intertidal sediments of Scapa Flow, Orkney: a first assessment. Mar Pollut Bull 124: 112-120.

Latest Citations: h-index (Google Scholar): 16

04 January 2019

Davoren, M., Ni Shuilleabhain, S., O'Halloran, J., Hartl, M.G.J., Sheehan, D., O'Brien, N.M., Van Pelt, F.N.A.M., Mothersill, C., 2005. A Test Battery Approach for the Ecotoxicological Evaluation of Estuarine Sediments. Ecotoxicol. 14, 741-755.

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Vo, N.T.K., Seymour, C.B., Mothersill, C.E., 2018. The common field lampricide 3-trifluoromethyl-4-nitrophenol is a potential radiosensitizer in fish cells. Environ Res.

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Hartl, M.G.J., Hutchinson, S., Hawkins, L.E., 2001. Organotin and osmoregulation: quantifying the effects of sediment-associated TBT and TPhT on freshwater-adapted European flounders (Platichthys flesus L.). J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 256, 267-278.

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Sucitha, C., Muthukumaravel, K., Kumarasamy, P., Vasanthi, N., 2018. Impact of Monocrotophos on the Gill Ultrastructure of the Freshwater Fish Oreochromis Mossambicus. J Zool Res. 2, 17-20.

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17 December 2018

Blumenröder, J., Sechet, P., Kokkonen, J., Hartl, M.G.J., 2017. Microplastic contamination of intertidal sediments of Scapa Flow, Orkney: a first assessment. Mar Pollut Bull. 130, 293-302.

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Town, R.M., van Leeuwen, H.P., Blust, R., 2018. Biochemodynamic Features of Metal Ions Bound by Micro- and Nano-Plastics in Aquatic Media. Front Chem. 6.

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