QAEHS researchers publish more than 100 peer-reviewed papers in 2017

2 Apr 2018

QAEHS Theme Leaders and their research teams were highly productive throughout 2017, publishing a combined total of 106 peer-reviewed articles, with over 3,000 citations of their work. For Professors Thomas and Mueller, >80% of their (total) publications are in the top quartile of journals.

Some example publications from 2017 are listed below:

Bade, R., Bijlsma, L., Sancho, J.V., Baz-Lomba, J.A., Castiglioni, S., Castrignano, E., Causanilles, A., Gracia-Lor, E., Kasprzyk-Hordern, B., Kinyua, J., McCall, A-K., van Nuijs, A.L.N., Ort, C., Plosz, B.G., Ramin, P., Rousis, N.I., Ryu, Y., Thomas, K.V., de Voogt, P., Zuccato, E. and Hernandez, F. (2017) Liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry determination of synthetic cathinones and phenethylamines in influent wastewater of eight European cities. Chemosphere, 168 1032-1041.

Tousova, Z., Oswald, P., Slobodnik, J., Blaha, L., Muz, Melis, H., Meng, B., Werner, K., Martin, D., Paolo, C., Tarcai, Z., Seiler, T-B., Hollert, H., Koprivica, S., Ahel, M., Schollee, J.E., Hollender, J., Suter, M.J-F., Hidasi, A.O., Schirmer, K., Sonavane, M., Ait-Aissa, S., Creusot, N., Brion, F., Froment, J., Almeida, A.C., Thomas, K., Tollefsen, K.E., Tufi, S., Ouyang, X., Leonards, P., Lamoree, M., Torrens, V.O., Kolkman, A., Schriks, M., Spirhanzlova, P., Tindall, A. and Schulze, T. (2017) European demonstration program on the effect-based and chemical identification and monitoring of organic pollutants in European surface waters. Science of the Total Environment, 601-602 1849- 1868.

O'Brien, J.W., Banks, A.P.W., Novic, A.J., Mueller, J.F., Jiang, G., Ort, C., Eaglesham, G., Yuan, Z. and Thai, P.K. (2017) Impact of in-sewer degradation of pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) population markers on a population model. Environmental Science and Technology, 51 7: 3816- 3823.

Lohmann, R., Muir, D., Zeng, E.Y., Bao, L-J., Allan, I.J., Arinaitwe, K., Booij, K., Helrn, P., Kaserzon, S., Mueller, J.F., Shibata, Y., Smedes, F., Tsapakis, M., Wong, C.S. and You, J. (2017) Aquatic global passive sampling (AQUAGAPS) revisited: first steps toward a network of networks for monitoring organic contaminants in the aquatic environment. Environmental Science and Technology, 51 3: 1060-1067.

Du, Z-j., Cui, G-q., Zhang, J., Liu, X-m., Zhang, Z-h., Jia, Q., Ng, J.C., Peng, C., Bo, C-x. and Shao, H. (2017) Inhibition of gap junction intercellular communication is involved in silica nanoparticles-induced H9c2 cardiomyocytes apoptosis via the mitochondrial pathway. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 12 2179-2188.

Guo, J, Li, J., Chen, H., Bond, Philip L. and Yuan, Z. (2017) Metagenomic analysis reveals wastewater treatment plants as hotspots of antibiotic resistance genes and mobile genetic elements. Water Research, 123 468-478.

Kneebone, S., Smith, L. and Fielding, K. (2017) The impact-likelihood matrix: a policy tool for behaviour prioritisation. Environmental Science and Policy, 70 9-20.

Wigginton, B., Morphett, K., Gartner, C (2017) Is it the nicotine? Australian smokers’ accounts of nicotine addiction. Addiction Research and Theory, 25 293-301.

Deirdre A. Collins, Linda A. Selvey, Antonio Celenza and Thomas V. Riley (2017) Community-associated Clostridium difficile infection in emergency department patients in Western Australia, Anaerobe, 48 121-125.

Morley, Katherine I., Ferris, Jason A., Winstock, Adam R. and Lynskey, Michael T. (2017) Polysubstance use and misuse or abuse of prescription opioid analgesics: a multi-level analysis of international data. Pain, 158 1138-1144.