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Details of Dr. Andrew Richard Brand   


Gender male
Job title Honorary Senior Research Fellow
University of Liverpool, School of Biological Sciences (
Biosciences Building Crown Street Liverpool L69 7ZB
Isle of Man
Regions Sea of Azov
Nationality United Kingdom
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Degree Ph.D.,B.Sc.
Job type Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Environmental quality. Fish stocks. Invertebrates. Shellfisheries. 1. Biology, ecology, commercial fisheries and cultivation of bivalve molluscs, especially scallops (Pecten maximus and Eequipecten opercularis. 2). Ecosystem effects of shell fish dredging.
Skills/Expertise 40 years experience in marine biological research, teaching postgraduate training and consultancy
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Andrew BRAND)

Brand, A, R. (2006). The European scallop fisheries for Pecten maximus, Aequipecten opercularis and Mimachlamys varia. In, Scallops: Biology, Ecology and Aquaculture. 2nd Edition. Eds. S. E. Shumway and G.J. Parsons. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 991-1058.
Beukers-Stewart, B. D., Vause, B. J., Mosley, M. W. J., Rossetti, H. L. and Brand, A. R. (2005). Benefits of closed area protection for a population of scallops. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 298, 189-204.
Beukers-Stewart, B. D., Mosley, M. W. J. and Brand, A. R. (2003). Population dynamics and predictions in the Isle of Man fishery for the great scallop, Pecten maximus (L.) ICES Journal of Marine Science, 60, 224-242.
Katherine A. Ross, John P. Thorpe, Andrew R. Brand (2003). Biological control of fouling in suspended scallop cultivation. Aquaculture, 229, 99-116
Brand, A. R., Allison, E. H. & Murphy. E. J. (1991). North Irish Sea scallop fisheries: a review of changes. In, An International Compendium of Scallop Biology and Culture. Eds S. E. Shumway & P.A. Sandifer. World Aquaculture Workshops Number 1, World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, 204-218.

Group(s): UKDIR
Created: 1999-04-21 Last Updated: 2016-06-29 by Andrew BRAND