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Dr Forster, Rodney
orcid.org/0000-0001-6990-1673, orcid

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    Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science; Lowesoft Laboratory, more
    Function: Ecosystem Interactions

    Direct contact at institute:
    Tel.: +44-(0)1502-52 77 48
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Expertise:
Thesaurus terms: Research: Applied sciences; Research: Ecology; Research: Environment; Research: Remote sensing; Research: Water quality

Projects (5)  Top | Institute | Publications | Projects 
  • Assessing the biological and physical dynamics of intertidal sediment systems; a remote sensing approach, more
  • Hierarchical Monitoring Methods for Tidal Flats, more
  • Large scale and long term Networking on the observation of Global Change and its impact on Marine Biodiversity, more
  • Quantifying PSII electron transport in microphytobenthos, more
  • Remote sensing for characterization of intertidal sediments and microphytobenthic algae, more

Publications (22)  Top | Institute | Publications | Projects 
    ( 9 peer reviewed ) split up
  • Apostolaki, P.; Pilling, G.M.; Armstrong, M.J.; Metcalfe, J.D.; Forster, R. (2008). Accumulation of new knowledge and advances in fishery management: two complementary processes?, in: Payne, A. et al. (Ed.) Advances in fisheries science: 50 years on from Beverton and Holt. pp. 229-254, more
  • Brockmann, C.; Consalvey, M.; Forster, R.; Jesus, B.; Casey, D.; Van Leeuwe, M.; van Bernem, C.; Like, G.-J. (2004). A system of hierarchical monitoring methods for assessing changes in the biological and physical state of intertidal area (HIMOM), in: European Conference on Marine Science and Ocean Technology. Celebrating European marine science: building the European research area: communicating marine science, 10th - 13th May 2004, Galway, Ireland: abstract book. pp. 120-121, more
  • Brockmann, C.; Consalvey, M.; Forster, R.; Jesus, B.; Casey, D.; Van Leeuwe, M.; van Bernem, C.; Like, G.-J. (2007). A system of hierarchical monitoring methods for assessing changes in the biological and physical state of intertidal area (HIMOM), in: Cieslikiewicz, W. et al. (Ed.) Proceedings of the EurOCEAN 2004: European Conference on Marine Science & Ocean Technology: Celebrating European marine science; building the European research area; communicating marine science, Galway, Ireland, 10-13 May 2004. pp. 284-285, more
  • Peer reviewed article Deronde, B.; Kempeneers, P.; Forster, R.M. (2006). Imaging spectroscopy as a tool to study sediment characteristics on a tidal sandbank in the Westerschelde. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 69(3-4): 580-590. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2006.05.048, more
  • Forster, R. (2014). Eutrophication monitoring in situ. Presentation at the ISECA Final Event, Boulogne-sur-Mer, 30 June-1July 2014. CEFAS: Lowestoft. 19 pp., more
  • Forster, R.M.; Rossi, F.; Bonnie, K.; Heip, C.H.R.; Herman, P.M.J. (2006). Alternatieve stortstrategie voor de Westerschelde. Ecologisch monitoringsprogramma proefstorting Walsoorden: rapport lot 2 deel 11 van 11. NIOO Rapporten, 2006-2. NIOO/KNAW: Yerseke. 125 + cd-rom (figures) pp., more
  • Peer reviewed article Forster, R.M.; Créach, V.; Sabbe, K.; Vyverman, W.; Stal, L.J. (2006). Biodiversity-ecosystem function relationship in microphytobenthic diatoms of the Westerschelde estuary. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 311: 191-201. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps311191, more
  • Forster, R.M.; Kromkamp, J. (2006). Estimating benthic primary production: scaling up from point measurements to the whole estuary, in: Kromkamp, J. et al. (Ed.) Functioning of microphytobenthos in estuaries: Proceedings of the Colloquium, Amsterdam, 21-23 August 2003. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks, 103: pp. 109-120, more
  • Peer reviewed article Forster, R.M.; Kromkamp, J.C. (2004). Modelling the effects of chlorophyll fluorescence from subsurface layers on photosynthetic efficiency measurements in microphytobenthic algae. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 284: 9-22, more
  • Peer reviewed article Ibrahim, E.; Adam, S.; van der Wal, D.; De Wever, A.; Sabbe, K.; Forster, R.M.; Monbaliu, J. (2009). Assessment of unsupervised classification techniques for intertidal sediments. EARSeL eProc. 8(2): 158-179, more
  • Kromkamp, J.; de Brouwer, J.; Blanchard, G.; Forster, R.M.; Créach, V. (2006). Preface and acknowledgements, in: Kromkamp, J. et al. (Ed.) Functioning of microphytobenthos in estuaries: Proceedings of the Colloquium, Amsterdam, 21-23 August 2003. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks, 103: pp. VII-X, more
  • Kromkamp, J.; de Brouwer, J.F.C.; Blanchard, G.; Forster, R.M.; Créach, V. (Ed.) (2006). Functioning of microphytobenthos in estuaries: Proceedings of the Colloquium, Amsterdam, 21-23 August 2003. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks, 103. [S.n.]: Amsterdam. ISBN 90-6984-453-2. X, 262 pp., more
  • Kromkamp, J.; Forster, R.M. (2006). Developments in microphytobenthos primary productivity studies, in: Kromkamp, J. et al. (Ed.) Functioning of microphytobenthos in estuaries: Proceedings of the Colloquium, Amsterdam, 21-23 August 2003. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks, 103: pp. 9-30, more
  • Peer reviewed article Kromkamp, J.C.; Forster, R.M. (2003). The use of variable fluorescence measurements in aquatic ecosystems: differences between multiple and single turnover measuring protocols and suggested terminology. Eur. J. Phycol. 38: 103-112, more
  • Peer reviewed article Morris, E.P.; Forster, R.M.; Peene, J.; Kromkamp, J.C. (2008). Coupling between Photosystem II electron transport and carbon fixation in microphytobenthos. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 50(3): 301-311, more
  • Neukermans, G.; Forster, R.; Greenwood, N.; Ruddick, K. (2010). Diurnal variability of suspended matter from the SEVIRI geostationary sensor. MUMM: Brussel. 1 poster pp., more
  • Peer reviewed article Rossi, F.; Forster, R.M.; Montserrat, F.; Ponti, M.; Terlizzi, A.; Ysebaert, T.J.; Middelburg, J.J. (2007). Human trampling as short-term disturbance on intertidal mudflats: effects on macrofauna biodiversity and population dynamics of bivalves. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 151(6): 2077-2090. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-007-0641-0, more
  • Peer reviewed article Silsbe, G.M.; Oxborough, K.; Suggett, D.J.; Forster, R.M.; Ihnken, S.; Komárek, O.; Lawrenz, E.; Prášil, O.; Röttgers, R.; Šicner, M.; Simis, S.G.H.; Van Dijk, M.A.; Kromkamp, J.C. (2015). Toward autonomous measurements of photosynthetic electron transport rates: An evaluation of active fluorescence-based measurements of photochemistry. Limnol. Oceanogr., Methods 13(3): 138–155. dx.doi.org/10.1002/lom3.10014, more
  • van der Wal, D.; Ysebaert, T.; Forster, R.M.; Rossi, F.; Bouma, T.J.; Herman, P.M.J.; Plancke, Y.M.G. (2008). Synoptic techniques for monitoring the response of intertidal benthic biota to an alternative dredging strategy, in: Dohmen-Janssen, C.M. et al. (Ed.) River, coastal and estuarine morphodynamics: RCEM 2007. Proceedings of the 5th IAHR symposium on river, coastal and estuarine morphodynamics, Enschede, The Netherlands, 17-21 september 2007. pp. 307-311, more
  • Peer reviewed article van der Wal, D.; Forster, R.M.; Rossi, F.; Hummel, H.; Ysebaert, T.; Roose, F.; Herman, P.M.J. (2011). Ecological evaluation of an experimental beneficial use scheme for dredged sediment disposal in shallow tidal waters. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 62(1): 99-108. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.09.005, more
  • Vitse, I.; Adam, S.; De Backer, A.; Degraer, S.; Deronde, B.; Forster, R.; Monbaliu, J.; Sabbe, K.; Sterckx, S. (2005). TIDESED: Intertidal sediment characterization using hymap imagery, in: Mees, J. et al. (Ed.) VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Brugge, Belgium 25 February 2005: book of abstracts. VLIZ Special Publication, 20: pp. 68, more
  • Vitse, I.; Adam, S.; De Backer, A.; Degraer, S.; Deronde, B.; Forster, R.; Johannsen, C.; Monbaliu, J.; Sabbe, K.; Sterckx, S.; van der Wal, D.; Vincx, M. (2005). TideSed: intertidal sediment characterization using HyMap imagery, in: Herrier, J.-L. et al. (Ed.) Proceedings 'Dunes and Estuaries 2005': International Conference on nature restoration practices in European coastal habitats, Koksijde, Belgium 19-23 September 2005. VLIZ Special Publication, 19: pp. 679-680, more

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