Adams E, Byrns S, Kumwenda S, Quilliam RS,  Mkandawire T, Price H. (2022). Water journeys: household water insecurity, health risks, and embodiment in slums and informal settlements. Social Science and Medicine (in press)

Robins PE, Dickson N, Kevill JL, Malham SK, Singer SC, Quilliam RS, Jones DL. (2022). Predicting the dispersal of SARS-CoV-2 RNA from the wastewater treatment plant to the coast. Heliyon (in press)

Boyd-Williams N, Quilliam RS, Campbell B, Raha D, Baruah DC, Clarke M, Sarma R, Haque C, Borah T, Dickie J. (2022) Challenging perceptions of socio-cultural rejection of a taboo technology: Narratives of imagined transitions to domestic toilet-linked biogas in India. Energy Research & Social Science 92, 102802

Afolabi EO, Quilliam RS, Oliver DM. (2022). Time since faecal deposition influences mobilisation of culturable E. coli and intestinal enterococci from deer, goose and dairy cow faeces. PLoS One (in press)

Whelan MJ, Linstead C, Worrall F, Ormerod SJ, Durance I, Johnson AC, Johnson D, Owen M, Wiik E, Howden NJK, Burt TP, Boxall A, Brown CD, Oliver DM, Tickner D (2022). Is water quality in British rivers “better than at any time since the end of the Industrial Revolution”? Science of the Total Environment 843, 157014. doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.157014

Xu G, Fan H, Oliver DM, Dai Y, Li H, Shi Y, Long Y, Xiong K, Zhao Z (2022). Decoding river pollution trends and their landscape determinants in an ecologically fragile karst basin using a machine learning model, Environmental Research 214, 113843. doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2022.113843

Moresco V, Charatzidou A, Oliver DM, Weidmann M, Mattalana-Surget S, Quilliam RS (2022). Binding, recovery, and infectiousness of enveloped and non-enveloped viruses associated with plastic pollution in surface water. Environmental Pollution 308, 119594. doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2022.119594

Omeyer LCM, et al. (2022) Priorities to inform research on marine plastic pollution in Southeast Asia.  Science of the Total Environment 841, 156704. doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.156704

Metcalf R, White H, Moresco V, Ormsby M, Oliver DM, Quilliam RS (2022). Sewage-associated plastic waste washed up on beaches can act as a reservoir for faecal bacteria, potential human pathogens, and genes for antimicrobial resistance. Marine Pollution Bulletin 180, 113766. doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2022.113766

McDougall CW, Foley R, Hanley N, Quilliam RS, Oliver DM (2022). Freshwater wild swimming, health and well-being: understanding the importance of place and risk. Sustainability 14, 6364. doi.org/10.3390/su14106364

McDougall CW, Hanley N, Quilliam RSOliver DM (2022). Blue space exposure, health and well-being: Does freshwater type matter? Landscape & Urban Planning 224, 104446. doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2022.104446

Fisher S, Bennett C, Hennessy D, Finès P, Jessri M, Bader Eddeen A, Frank J, Robertson T, Taljaard M, Rosella LC, Sanmartin C, Jha P, Leyland A, Manuel DG (2022) Comparison of mortality hazard ratios associated with health behaviours in Canada and the United States: a population-based linked health survey study. BMC Public Health, 22, 478. doi.org/10.1186/s12889-022-12849-y

Fletcher J, Willby N., Oliver DMQuilliam RS (2022). Resource recovery and freshwater ecosystem restoration – prospecting for phytoremediation potential in wild macrophyte stands. Resources, Environment and Sustainability 7, 100050. doi.org/10.1016/j.resenv.2022.100050

Stosch K, Quilliam RS, Bunnefeld N, Oliver DM (2022). Catchment-scale participatory mapping identifies stakeholder perceptions of land and water management conflicts. Land 11, 300. doi.org/10.3390/land11020300

Metcalf R, Moresco V, Oliver DMQuilliam RS (2022). Quantifying the importance of plastic pollution for the dissemination of human pathogens: the challenges of choosing an appropriate ‘control’ material. Science of the Total Environment 810, 152292. doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.152292

Maluk M, Ferrando-Molina F, Lopez del Egido L, Langarica-Fuentes A, Yohannes GG, Young MW, Martin P, Gantlett R, Kenicer G, Hawes C, Begg GS, Quilliam RS, Squire GR, Young JPW, Iannetta PMP, James EK. (2022). Fields with no recent legume cultivation have sufficient nitrogen-fixing rhizobia for crops of faba bean (Vicia faba L.). Plant and Soil 472, 345–368. doi.org/10.1007/s11104-021-05246-8

Boyd-Williams N, Quilliam RS, Campbell B, Ghatani R, Dickie J. (2022). Taboos, toilets and biogas: Socio-technical pathways to acceptance of a sustainable household technology. Energy Research & Social Science 86, 102448 doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2021.102448

Roxburgh H, Magombo C, Kaliwo T, Tilley EA, Hampshire K, Oliver DMQuilliam RS (2021). Blood flows: mapping journeys of menstrual waste in Blantyre, Malawi. Cities & Health (In press) doi.org/10.1080/23748834.2021.1916330


Robertson T, Jepson R, Lambe K, Olsen J & Thornton L (2021). Socio-economic patterning of food and drink advertising at public transport stops in Edinburgh, UK. Public Health Nutrition. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1368980021004766

Xu G, Xiao J, Oliver DM, Yang Z, Xiong K, Zhao Z, Zheng L, Fan H & Zhang F (2021). Spatio-temporal characteristics and determinants of anthropogenic nitrogen and phosphorus inputs in an ecologically fragile karst basin: Environmental responses and management strategies. Ecological Indicators, 133, 108453 doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2021.108453

Carrillo-Reche J, Newton AC, Ferrando-Molina F, Quilliam RS (2021). Can ‘on-farm’ seed priming and chitosan seed treatments induce host defences in winter barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) under field conditions? Crops 1, 68-87. doi.org/10.3390/crops1020008

Moresco V, Oliver DM, Weidmann M, Matallana-Surget S, Quilliam RS (2021). Survival of human enteric and respiratory viruses on plastics in soil, freshwater, and marine environments. Environmental Research 199, 111367 doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2021.111367

Tiwari A, Oliver DM, Bivins A, Sherchan SP, Pitkänen T (2021). Bathing water quality monitoring practices in Europe and the United States. International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health 18, 5513 doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18115513

McDougall CW, Hanley N, Quilliam RS, Bartie PJ, Robertson T, Griffiths M, Oliver DM (2021). Neighbourhood blue space and mental health: a nationwide ecological study of antidepressant medication prescribed to older adults. Landscape and Urban Planning 214, 104132 doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2021.104132

Carrillo-Reche J, Newton A, Quilliam RS (2021). Using seed respiration as a tool for calculating optimal soaking times for ‘on-farm’ seed priming of barley (Hordeum vulgare). Seed Science Research (In press) doi.org/10.1017/S0960258521000039

Price H, Adams E, Nkwanda P, Mkandawire T, Quilliam RS (2021). Daily changes in household water quality in slums undermine global safe water monitoring programmes. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health 231, 113632. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheh.2020.113632


Afolabi EQuilliam RS, Oliver DM. (2020). Impact of freeze-thaw cycles on die-off of E. coli and intestinal enterococci in deer and dairy faeces: implications for landscape contamination of water courses. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 17, 6999. DOI: doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17196999

Yue F-J, Li S-L, Waldron S, Wang Z-J, Oliver DM, Chen X & Liu C-Q (2020). Rainfall and conduit discharge combine to accelerate nitrate loss from a karst agroecosystem: insights from stable isotope tracing and high-frequency nitrate sensing, Water Research, 186, 116388.

Roxburgh H, Hampshire K, Tilley EA, Oliver DM, Quilliam RS (2020). Being shown samples of composted, granulated faecal sludge strongly influences acceptability of its use in peri-urban subsistence agriculture. Resources, Conservation & Recycling 7, 100041. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.rcrx.2020.100041

Buckerfield SJQuilliam RS, Bussiere L, Waldron S, Naylor LA, Siliang L, Oliver DM (2020). Chronic urban hotspots and agricultural cycles drive microbial pollution of karst water resources in rural developing regions. Science of the Total Environment 744, 140898. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.140898

Roxburgh H, Hampshire K, Kaliwo T, Tilley EA, Oliver DMQuilliam RS (2020) Power, danger, and secrecy – a socio-cultural examination of menstrual waste management in urban Malawi. PLOS ONE 15: e0235339. DOI: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0235339

McDougall CWQuilliam RS, Hanley N, Oliver DM (2020). Freshwater blue space and population health: An emerging research agenda. Science of the Total Environment 737, 140196. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.140196

McDougall CW, Brown C, Thomson C, Hanley N, Tulley MA, Quilliam RS, Bartie PJ, Gibson L, Oliver DM (2020). From one pandemic to another: emerging lessons from COVID-19 for tackling physical inactivity in cities. Cities & Health (In press) DOI: doi.org/10.1080/23748834.2020.1785165

Swinscoe I, Oliver DM, Ørnsrud R, Quilliam RS (2020). Microbial safety of seaweed as feed for black soldier fly larvae. Food Microbiology 91, 103535. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.fm.2020.103535

Gao Q, Wang S, Peng T, Peng H & Oliver DM (2020). Evaluating the structure characteristics of epikarst at a typical peak cluster depression in Guizhou plateau area using ground penetrating radar attributes. Geomorphology, 364, 107015. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2019.107015

Quilliam RS, Weidmann M, Moresco V, Purshouse H, O’Hara Z, Oliver D (2020). COVID-19: The environmental implications of shedding SARS-CoV-2 in human faeces. Environment International, 140, 105790. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2020.105790

Quilliam RS, Nuku-Adeku C, Maquart P, Little D, Newton R, Murray F (2020). Integrating insect frass biofertilisers into sustainable peri-urban agro-food systems. Journal of Insects as Food and Feed, 6, 315-322. DOI: 10.3920/JIFF2019.0049

Zhang Z, Chen X, Cheng Q, Li S-L, Yue F, Peng T, Waldron S, Oliver DM, Soulsby C (2020). Coupled hydrological and biogeochemical modelling of nitrogen transport in the karst critical zone, Science of the Total Environment, 732, 138902. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.138902

Oliver DM,  Zheng Y, Naylor L, Murtagh M, Waldron S & Peng T (2020). How does smallholder farming practice and environmental awareness vary across village communities in the karst terrain of southwest China? Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 288, 106715. DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2019.106715

McDougall C, Hanley N, Quilliam RS, Needham K, Oliver DM (2020). Valuing inland blue space: A contingent valuation study of two large freshwater lakes. Science of the Total Environment, 715, 136921 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.136921

Fletcher J, Willby NJ, Oliver DM, Quilliam RS (2020). “Phytoremediation using Aquatic Plants” in Shmaefsky, BR. (Ed), Phytoremediation – In-Situ Applications (Advanced Concepts & Strategies in Plant Sciences), Springer Nature. ISBN: 978-3-030-00099-8.


Buckerfield SJ, Quilliam RS, Waldron S, Naylor LA, Li S, Oliver DM. Rainfall-driven E. coli transfer to the stream-conduit network observed through increasing spatial scales in mixed land-use paddy farming karst terrain. Water Research X, 5, 100038. DOI: 10.1016/j.wroa.2019.100038

Yue F-J, Waldron S, Li S-L, Wang Z-J, Zeng J, Xu S, Zhang Z-C, Oliver DM (2019). Land use interacts with changes in catchment hydrology to generate chronic nitrate pollution in karst waters and strong seasonality in excess nitrate export, Science of the Total Environment, 696, 134062. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134062

Price, H., Adams, E., Quilliam, R. (2019). The difference a day can make: the temporal dynamics of drinking water access and quality in urban slums. Science of the Total Environment, 671, 818-826. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.03.355

Jackson O, Quilliam RS, Stott A, Grant H, Subke J-A. (2019). Rhizosphere carbon supply accelerates soil organic matter decomposition in the presence of fresh organic substrates. Plant and soil. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-019-04072-3

Quilliam RS, Taylor J, Oliver DM (2019). The disparity between regulatory measurements of E. coli in public bathing waters and the public expectation of bathing water quality, Journal of Environmental Management, 232, 868-874. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.11.138

Zheng Y, Naylor LA, Waldron S, Oliver DM (2019). Knowledge management across the environment-policy interface in China: what knowledge is exchanged, why, and how is this undertaken? Environmental Science & Policy, 92, 66-75. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2018.09.021

Stosch KC, Quilliam RS, Bunnefeld N, Oliver DM (2019). Quantifying stakeholder understanding of an ecosystem service trade-off, Science of the Total Environment, 651, 2524-2534. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.090

Swinscoe I, Oliver DM, Gilburn AS, Lunestan B, Lock E, Ørnsrud R, Quilliam RS (2019). Seaweed-fed black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens) larvae as feed for salmon aquaculture – assessing the risks of pathogen transfer, Journal of Insects as Food & Feed, 5, 15-27. DOI: 10.3920/JIFF2017.0067

Adams, E., Price, H., Stoler, J. (2019) Urban slums, drinking water and health: trends and lessons from sub-Saharan Africa. In: In Handbook of Global Urban Health (pp. 533-552). Taylor and Francis. DOI: 10.4324/9781315465456-34

Bahaj, A., Blunden, L., Kanani, C., James, P., Kiva, I., Matthews, Z., Price, H., Essendi, H., Falkingham, J., George, G. (2019). The Impact of an Electrical Mini-grid on the development of a rural community in Kenya. Energies. 12(5): 778. DOI: 10.3390/en12050778

Porter K, Quilliam RS, Reaney S, Oliver DM (2019). High resolution characterisation of E. coli proliferation profiles in livestock faeces. Waste Management 87, 537-545. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2019.02.037

Rodrigues A, Oliver DM,  McCarron A, Quilliam RS (2019). Colonisation of plastic pellets (nurdles) by E. coli at public bathing beaches. Marine Pollution Bulletin 139, 376-380. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.01.011

Buckerfield SJ, Waldron S, Quilliam RS, Naylor LA, Li S, Oliver DM (2019). How can we improve understanding of faecal indicator dynamics in karst systems under changing climatic, population, and land use stressors? – Research opportunities in SW China. Science of the Total Environment 646, 438-447. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.07.292

Hill P, Broughton R, Bougoure J, Havelange W, Newsham KK, Grant H, Murphy D, Clode P, Ramayah S, Marsden K, Quilliam RS, Roberts P, Brown C, Read D, DeLuca T, Bardgett R, Hopkins D, Jones DL (2019). Angiosperm symbioses with non-mycorrhizal fungal partners enhance N acquisition from ancient organic matter in a warming maritime Antarctic. Ecology Letters 22, 2111–2119. DOI: doi.org/10.1111/ele.13399


Carrillo-Reche J, Vallejo-Marin M, Quilliam RS (2018) Quantifying the potential of ‘on-farm’ seed priming for increased crop performance in developing countries. A meta-analysis. Agronomy for Sustainable Development 38, 64. DOI: doi.org/10.1007/s13593-018-0536-0

Price, H., Okotto, L.G., Okotto-Okotto, J., Pedley, S., Wright, J. (2018). A participatory methodology for future scenario analysis of sub-national water and sanitation access: case study of Kisumu, Kenya. Water Int. 43(5): 591-602. DOI: 10.1080/02508060.2018.1500343

Maina, E.G., Gachanja, A.N., Gatari, M.J., Price, H. (2018). Demonstrating PM2.5 and road-side dust pollution by heavy metals along Thika superhighway in Kenya, sub-Saharan Africa. Environ. Monit. Assess. 190:251. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-018-6629-z

Oliver DM, Bartie PJ, Heathwaite AL, Reaney SM., Parnell JAQ & Quilliam RS (2018). A catchment-scale model to predict spatial and temporal burden of E. coli on pasture from grazing livestock. Science of the Total Environment,  616-617, 678-687. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.10.263

Swinscoe I, Oliver DM, Gilburn AS & Quilliam RS (2018). The seaweed fly (Coelopidae) can facilitate environmental survival and transmission of E. coli O157 at sandy beaches. Journal of Environmental Management, 223, 275-285. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.06.045


Stosch KC, Quilliam RS, Bunnefeld N & Oliver DM (2017). Managing multiple catchment demands for sustainable water use and ecosystem service provision, WATER, 9, 677. Available here

Porter KDH, Reaney SM, Quilliam RS, Burgess C & Oliver DM (2017). Predicting diffuse microbial pollution risk across catchments: the performance of SCIMAP and recommendations for future development, Science of the Total Environment, 609, 456-465. Available here

Oliver DM, Bartie PJ, Heathwaite AL, Pschetz L & Quilliam RS (2017). Design of a decision support tool for visualising E. coli risks on agricultural land using a stakeholder-driven approach. Land Use Policy, 66, 227-234. Available here


Oliver DM & Page T (2016). Effects of seasonal meteorological variables on E. coli persistence in livestock faeces and implications for environmental and human health, Scientific Reports, 6, 37101 Available here

Hodgson CJ, Oliver DM, Fish RD, Bulmer NM, Heathwaite AL, Winter M & Chadwick DR (2016). Seasonal persistence of faecal indicator organisms in soil following dairy slurry application to land by surface broadcasting and shallow injection, Journal of Environmental Management, 183, 325-332 Available here

Oliver DM, Bird C, Burd E & Wyman M (2016). Quantitative PCR profiling of E. coli in livestock faeces reveals increased population resilience relative to culturable counts under temperature extremes, Environmental Science & Technology, 50, 9497-9505 Available here

Payne CLR, Dobermann D, Forkes A, House J, Josephs J, McBride A, Müller A, Quilliam RS, Soares S. (2016). Insects as food and feed: European perspectives on recent research and future priorities. Journal of Insects as Food & Feed 2,269-276

Arif M, Ali K, Jan MT, Shah Z, Jones DL, Quilliam RS (2016). Integration of biochar with animal manure and nitrogen for improving maize yields and soil properties in calcareous semi-arid agroecosystems. Field Crops Research 195, 28-35

Chapman DV, Bradley C, Gettel GM, Hatvani IG, Hein T, Kovács J, Liska I, Oliver DM, Tanos P, Trásy B, Várbíró G (2016). Developments in water quality monitoring and management in large river catchments using the Danube River as an example, Environmental Science & Policy, 64, 141-154

Cho KH, Pachepsky YA, Oliver DM, Muirhead RW, Park Y, Quilliam RS & Shelton D (2016). Modeling fate and transport of fecally-derived microorganisms at the watershed scale: state of the science and future opportunities. Water Research 100, 38-56  Available here

Keswani A, Oliver DM, Gutierrez T, Quilliam RS. (2016). Microbial hitchhikers on marine plastic debris: human exposure risks at bathing waters and beach environments. Marine Environmental Research 118, 10-19

Sizmur T, Quilliam RS, Peregrina-Puga A, Moreno-Jiménez E, Beesley L, Gomez-Eyles JL. (2016) “Application of Biochar for Soil Remediation” in: Guo, M., He, Z. and Uchimiya, S. (Eds), Agricultural and Environmental Applications of Biochar: Advances and Barriers. Soil Science Society of America, 63, 296-325

Oliver DM, Porter KDH, Pachepsky YA, Muirhead RW, Reaney SM, et al. Quilliam RS. (2016). Predicting microbial water quality with models: overarching questions for managing risk in agricultural catchments. Science of the Total Environment 544, 39-47 Available here

Oliver DM, Hanley ND, van Niekerk M, Kay D, Heathwaite AL, Rabinovici SJM, Kinzelman JL, Fleming LE, Porter J, Shaikh S, Fish R, Chilton S, Hewitt J, Connolly E, Cummins A, Glenk K, McPhail C, McRory E, McVittie A, Giles A, Roberts S, Simpson K, Tinch D, Thairs T, Avery LM, Vinten AJA, Watts B & Quilliam RS (2016). Molecular tools for bathing water assessment in Europe: balancing social science research with a rapidly developing environmental science evidence-base, AMBIO, 45, 52-62. Available here

Tyler AN, Hunter PD, Spyrakos E, Groom S, Constantinescu AM, Kitchen J.(2016). Developments in Earth observation for the assessment and monitoring of inland, transitional, coastal and shelf-sea waters. Science of the Total Environment 572, 1307-1321


Okotto, L., Okotto-Okotto, J., Price, H, Pedley, S. And Wright, J. (2015) Socio-economic aspects of domestic groundwater consumption, vending and use in Kisumu, Kenya. Appl. Geog. 58: 189-197.

Okotto-Okotto, J., Okotto, L., Price, H., Pedley, S., Wright, J. (2015). A longitudinal study of longterm change in contamination hazards and shallow well quality in two neighbourhoods of Kisumu, Kenya. Int. J. Environ. Res. Publ. Health 12:4275-4291.

Quilliam RS, Kinzelman J, Brunner J & Oliver DM (2015). Resolving conflicts in public health protection and ecosystem service provision at designated bathing waters, Journal of Environmental Management, 161, 237-242.

Oliver DM, Porter KDH, Heathwaite AL, Zhang T & Quilliam RS (2015). Impact of low intensity summer rainfall on E. coli-discharge event dynamics with reference to sample acquisition and storage, Environmental Monitoring & Assessment, 187, 426

Quilliam RS, van Niekerk MA, Chadwick DR, Cross P, Hanley N, Jones DL, Vinten AJA, Willby N & Oliver DM (2015). Can macrophyte harvesting from eutrophic water close the loop on nutrient loss from agricultural land? Journal of Environmental Management, 152, 210-217 Available here

Clements K, Quilliam RS, Jones DL, Wilson J, Malham SK. (2015). Spatial and temporal heterogeneity of bacteria across an intertidal shellfish bed: implications for regulatory monitoring of faecal indicator organisms. Science of the Total Environment 506–507, 1-9

Arif M, Jalal F, Jan MT, Muhammad D, Quilliam RS. (2015). Incorporation of biochar and legumes into the summer gap: improving productivity of cereal-based cropping systems in Pakistan. Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems 39, 391-398


Price, H.D., Jones, T.P., Bérubé, K.A. (2014). Resolution of the mediators of ROS-driven bioreactivity in size-segregated fractions that may be masked in the urban PM10 cocktail. Sci.Total Env. 485-486: 588-595.

Price, H.D., Arthur, R., Bérubé, K.A., Jones, T.P. (2014). Linking Particle Number Concentration(PNC), meteorology and traffic variables in a UK street canyon. Atmos. Res. 147-148: 133-144.

Price, H.D., Stahlmecke, B., Arthur, R.A., Kaminski, H., Lindermann, J., Däuber, E., Asbach, C.,Kuhlbusch, T.A.J., Bérubé, K.A., Jones, T.P. (2014). Comparison of instruments for particle number size distribution measurements in air quality monitoring. J.Aerosol Sci. 76:48-55.

Jones DL, Quilliam RS. (2014). Metal contaminated biochar and wood ash negatively affect plant growth and soil quality after land application. Journal of Hazardous Materials 276, 362-370

Quilliam RS, Jamieson J & Oliver DM (2014). Seaweeds and plastic debris can influence the survival of faecal indicator organisms in beach environments, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 84, 201-207

Oliver DM (2014). Seasonal and within-herd variability of E. coli concentrations in fresh dairy faeces, Letters in Applied Microbiology, 59, 86-92

Lucchini P, Quilliam RS, DeLuca TH, Vamerali T, Jones DL. (2014). Increased bioavailability of metals in two contrasting agricultural soils treated with waste wood-derived biochar and ash. Environmental Science & Pollution Research 21, 3230–3240

Oliver DM, van Niekerk M, Kay D, Heathwaite AL, Porter J, Fleming LE, Kinzelman JL, Connolly E, Cummins A, McPhail C, Rahman A, Thairs T, de Roda Husman AM, Hanley N, Dunhill I, Globevnik L, Harwood VJ, Hodgson CJ, Lees DN, Nichols G, Nocker A, Schets C & Quilliam RS (2014). Opportunities and limitations of molecular methods for quantifying microbial compliance parameters in EU bathing waters, Environment International, 64, 124-128

Fish R, Winter M, Oliver DM, Chadwick DR, Hodgson CJ & Heathwaite AL (2014). Employing the citizens’ jury technique to elicit reasoned public judgments about environmental risk: Insights  from an inquiry into the governance of microbial water pollution, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 57, 233-253

Lucchini P, Quilliam RS, DeLuca TH, Vamerali T, Jones DL. (2014). Does biochar application alter heavy metal dynamics in agricultural soil? Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 184: 149-157


Quilliam RS, Cross P, Williams AP, Edwards-Jones G, Salmon RL, Rigby D, Chalmers RM, Thomas DRh, Jones DL. (2013). Subclinical infection and asymptomatic carriage of gastrointestinal zoonoses: occupational exposure, environmental pathways, and the anonymous spread of disease. Epidemiology & Infection 141: 2011-2021

Zhang T, Page T, Heathwaite AL, Beven K, Oliver DM & Haygarth PM (2013). Estimating phosphorus delivery with its mitigation measures from soil to stream using fuzzy rules, Soil Use & Management, 29, 187-198

Quilliam RS, Glanville HC, Wade S, Jones DL. (2013). Life in the ‘charosphere’ – does biochar in agricultural soil provide a significant habitat for microorganisms? Soil Biology & Biochemistry 65: 287-293

Quilliam RS, Rangecroft S, Emmett BA, DeLuca TH, Jones DL. (2013). Is biochar a source or sink for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) compounds in agricultural soils? Global Change Biology, Bioenergy 5: 96-103

Jones DL, Cross P, Withers PJA, DeLuca TH, Robinson DA, Quilliam RS, Harris I, Chadwick DR, Edwards-Jones G. (2013). Nutrient stripping: the global disparity between food security and soil nutrient stocks. Journal of Applied Ecology 50: 851-862

Quilliam RS, DeLuca TH, Jones DL. (2013). Biochar application rate reduces root nodulation in clover but increases nitrogenase activity in nodules Plant & Soil 366: 83-92


Hoogendoorn, B., Bérubé, K., Gregory, C., Jones, T., Sexton, K., Brennan, P., Brewis, M., Murison, A., Arthur, R., Price, H., Morgan, P., Matthews, I. (2012). Gene and protein responses of human lung tissue explants exposed to ambient particulate matter of different sizes. Inhal. Toxicol. 24(14): 966-975.

Quilliam RS, Marsden KA, Gertler C, Rousk J, DeLuca TH, Jones DL. (2012). Nutrient dynamics, microbial growth and weed emergence in biochar amended soil are influenced by time since application and reapplication rate. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 158, 192-199

Quilliam RS, Williams AP, Jones DL. (2012). Lettuce cultivar mediates both phyllosphere and rhizosphere activity of Escherichia coli O157:H7. PLoS ONE 7, e33842

Williams AP, Quilliam RS, Thorn C, Cooper D, Reynolds B, Jones DL. (2012). Influence of land use and nutrient flux on metabolic activity of Escherichia coli O157 in river water. Water, Air & Soil Pollution 223, 3077-3083

Gertler C, Näther DJ, Cappello S, Gerdts G, Quilliam RS, Yakimov MM, Golyshin PN. (2012). Composition and dynamics of biostimulated indigenous oil-degrading microbial consortia from the Irish, North and Mediterranean Seas: a mesocosm study. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 81, 520–536  

Quilliam RS, Jones DL. (2012). Evidence for host-specificity of culturable root fungal endophytes from the carnivorous plant Pinguicula vulgarisMycological Progress 11, 583-585

Quilliam RS, Chalmers RM, Williams AP, Chart H, Willshaw GA, Kench SM, Edwards-Jones G, Evans J, Thomas DRh, Salmon RL, Jones DL. (2012). Seroprevalence and risk factors associated with Escherichia coli O157 in a farming population. Zoonoses & Public Health 59, 83-88

Oliver DM & Young G. (2012). Evaluating a rapid method to determine faecal burden on pasture from grazing cattle, Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 223, 6051-6058.

Oliver DM, Fish R, Winter M, Hodgson CJ, Heathwaite AL & Chadwick DR (2012). Valuing local knowledge as a source of expert data: Farmer engagement and the design of decision support systems, Environmental Modelling and Software, 36, 76-85.

Austin Z, Alcock RE, Christley RM, Haygarth PM, Heathwaite AL, Latham SM, Mort M, Oliver DM, Pickup R, Wastling JM & Wynne B (2012). Policy, practice and decision making for zoonotic disease management: Water and Cryptosporidium, Environment International, 40, 70-78.

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