Journal Papers

  • Koski M, Søndergaard J, Christensen A M, Nielsen T G (2021) Effect of environmentally relevant concentrations of potentially toxic microplastic on coastal copepods, Aquatic Toxicology, Volume 230,
  • Stamataki, N., Hatzonikolakis, Y., Tsiaras, K., Tsangaris, C., Petihakis, G., Sofianos, S., and Triantafyllou, G. (2020): Modelling mussel (Mytilus spp.) microplastic accumulation, Ocean Sci., 16, 927–949,
  • Bellou N, Garcia J A, Franciscus Colijn, Herndl G. (2020) Seasonality combined with the orientation of surfaces influences the microbial community structure of biofilms in the deep Mediterranean Sea, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volume 171.
  • Costa E, Piazza V, Lavorano S, Faimali M, Garaventa F and Gambardella C (2020) Trophic Transfer of Microplastics From Copepods to Jellyfish in the Marine Environment. Front. Environ. Sci. 8:571732. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2020.571732.
  • Hamd W., Dutta J. (2020) Heterogeneous photo-Fenton reaction and its enhancement upon addition of chelating agents, in Nanomaterials for the Detection and Removal of Wastewater Pollutants.
  • S. Kalaroni, K. Tsiaras, G. Petihakis, A. Economou-Amilli, G. Triantafyllou (2020) Modelling the mediterranean pelagic ecosystem using the POSEIDON ecological model. Part II: Biological dynamics. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography.
  • Vitor H. da Silva, Fionn Murphy, José M. Amigo, Colin Stedmon, and Jakob Strand (2020) Classification and Quantification of Microplastics (<100 μm) Using a Focal Plane Array–Fourier Transform Infrared Imaging System and Machine Learning. Analytical Chemistry 2020 92 (20), 13724-13733.
  • Uheida A., Mejía H.G., Abdel-Rehim M., Hamd W., Dutta J. (2020) Visible Light Photocatalytic Degradation of Polypropylene Microplastics in a Continuous Water Flow System. Journal of Hazardous Materials.
  • Rodriguez-Torres R., Almeda R., Kristiansen M., Rist S., Winding M.H.S., Nielsen T.G. (2020). Ingestion and impact of microplastics on arctic Calanus copepods, 228.
  • Almeda R., Rodriguez-Torres R., Rist S., Winding M.H.S., Stief P., Hansen B.H., Nielsen T.G. Microplastics do not increase bioaccumulation of petroleum hydrocarbons in Arctic zooplankton but trigger feeding suppression under co-exposure conditions. Science of the Total Environment, Volume 751, 2021
  • Rist, Sinja & Vianello, Alvise & Sichlau Winding, Mie & Nielsen, Torkel & Almeda, Rodrigo & Torres, Rocío & Vollertsen, Jes. (2020). Quantification of plankton-sized microplastics in a productive coastal Arctic marine ecosystem. Environmental Pollution. 266. 115248.
  • Dijkstra H, van Beukering P, Brouwer R (2020) Business models and sustainable plastic management: A systematic review of the literature.
  • Kalaroni, Sofia & Tsiaras, Kostas & Petihakis, G. & Economou-Amilli, Athena & Triantafyllou, George. (2020). Modelling the Mediterranean pelagic ecosystem using the POSEIDON ecological model. Part I: Nutrients and chlorophyll-a dynamics. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography. 104647.
  • Falfushynska H, Wu F, Ye F, Kasianchuk N, Dutta J, Dobretsov S, Sokolova I (2019) The effects of ZnO nanostructures of different morphology on bioenergetics and stress response biomarkers of the blue mussels Mytilus edulis.
  • Tofa, T.S.; Ye, F.; Kunjali, K.L.; Dutta, J. (2019) Enhanced Visible Light Photodegradation of Microplastic Fragments with Plasmonic Platinum/Zinc Oxide Nanorod Photocatalysts. Catalysts 2019, 9, 819.
  • T. S. Tofa, K. L. Kunjali, S. Paul, J. Dutta (2019) Visible light photocatalytic degradation of microplastic residues with zinc oxide nanorods. Environmental Chemistry Letters 17, 1341–1346.
  • Kalaroni S, Hatzonikolakis Y, Tsiaras K, Gkanasos A, Triantafyllou G. Modelling the Marine Microplastic Distribution from Municipal Wastewater in Saronikos Gulf (E. Mediterranean). Oceanogr Fish Open Access J. 2019; 9(1): 555752. DOI:10.19080/OFOAJ.2019.09.555752
  • Daher E, Francis C, Hamd W (2019) Photocatalytic degradation of phenolic effluents in petroleum refineries. The International Journal of E-Learning and Educational Technologies in the Digital Media (IJEETDM).
  • Triantafyllou G, Triantaphyllidis G, Pollani A (2019) Modelling Hazards in Fisheries and Aquaculture Activities in the Mediterranean Sea and the Risk of their Transmission and Dispersion. Is it Feasible?. Oceanogr Fish Open Access J.
  • Triantafyllou G, Tsiaras K, Triantaphyllidis G (2019) Climatic and Eutrophication Effects on the North Aegean Sea Productivity and Anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) Stock. Oceanogr Fish Open Access J.
  • Kalaroni S, Hatzonikolakis Y, Tsiaras K, Gkanasos A, Triantafyllou G (2019) Modelling the Marine Microplastic Distribution from Municipal Wastewater in Saronikos Gulf (E. Mediterranean). Oceanogr Fish Open Access J.

Conference Abstracts

  • Dijkstra, Hanna. (2020). Upscaling of circular business models to reduce plastic pollution.


  • Pili A (2020) Microplastic analysis and characterization in the Gulf of Lyon and in the Saronikos Gulf
  • Ferrari M (2020) Monitoring of microplastics in biota
  • Haverkort M (2020) Barriers in raising capital: Circular startups in a linear world. Download
  • Elkina E (2020) Circular Cities: analyzing bottom-up initiatives for making Amsterdam more circular. Download
  • Khouri A (2020) Willingness to pay for recycled plastic: Measuring the Influence of Intergenerational Differences and Product Category Perceptions
    on the stated Value for Products made from Recycled and Ocean Plastic. Download
  • Kloosterboer N (2020) Plastic Management and Development on Islands. Download
  • Al-Ghorabi M (2020) Enhancing the degradation rate of microplastics and organizing a study visit about sustainability
  • Minetti R (2019) Monitoring of microplastics in marine ecosystem
  • Younes A (2019) Microplastics in the marine environment, presence in water and interaction with marine organisms. Download
  • Alvarez S (2019) Biobased plastics: A sustainable alternative towards a circular economy? Download
  • Cuadros Cruz CI (2019) Factors that affect the circular economy: A qualitative study of the supply chain of food and beverage plastic packaging in the Netherlands. Download
  • Hammoud Y (2019) Degradation of Toxic Microplastics in the Lebanese Water by Developing and Applying an Innovative Photocatalytic Method. Download
  • De Taxis Du Poët F (2018) Marine litter: How to monitor, reduce and prevent ocean debris. Download
  • Kessler L J (2018) Fighting the plastic soup by using citizen science approaches. Download
  • Tofa T S (2018) Degradation of Microplastic Residuals in Water by Visible Light Photocatalysis. Download
  • Daher E, Dutta J, Hamd W (2018) Solar photocatalysis as a solution for tackling Microplastics in Waste water
  • Al Rifai B, Dutta J, Hamd W (2018) Photocatalytic degradation of microplastics by ZnO nanorods
  • Hobeika N (2018) The Who’s Who in Plastic Marine Pollution
  • Pedone S (2018) Evaluation of microplastics presence along Italian coasts through two different sampling techniques.
  • Stamataki N (2019) Modeling of Microplastics accumulation by mussels (Mytilus spp.) based on a Dynamic Energy Budget (DEB) model