Selected recent publications

Liu, J., Pemberton, B., Scales, P. J., Martin, G.J.O. (2023). Ammonia tolerance of filamentous algae Oedogonium, Spirogyra, Tribonema and Cladophora, and its implications on wastewater treatment processes. Algal Research, 72:103126.

Muñoz-Tebar, N., Ong, L., Gamlath, C.J., Yatipanthalawa, B.S., Ashokkumar, M., Gras, S.L., Berruga, M.I., Martin, G.J.O. (2022). Nutrient enrichment of dairy curd by incorporation of whole and ruptured microalgal cells (Nannochloropsis salina). Innovative Food Science & Emerging Technologies, 82, 103211.

Poddar, N., Scofield, J., Shi, S., Prime, E.L., Kentish, S.E., Qiao, G.G., Martin, G.J.O. (2022). Evaporation reduction and salinity control in microalgae production ponds using chemical monolayers. Algal Research, 66, 102783.

Yatipanthalawa, B.S., Ashokkumar, M., Scales, P.J., Martin, G.J.O. (2022). Ultrasound-Assisted Extracellular Polymeric Substance Removal from the Diatom Navicula sp.: A Route to Functional Polysaccharides and More Efficient Algal Biorefineries. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 10(5), 1795-1804.

Xu, X., Kentish, S.E., Martin, G.J.O. (2021). Direct Air Capture of CO2 by Microalgae with Buoyant Beads Encapsulating Carbonic Anhydrase. ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 9(29), 9698-9706.

Yatipanthalawa, B., Li, W., Hill, D.R.A., Trifunovic, Z., Ashokkumar, M., Scales, P.J., Martin, G.J.O. (2021). Interplay between interfacial behaviour, cell structure and shear enables biphasic lipid extraction from whole diatom cells (Navicula sp.). Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 589, 65-76.

Poddar, N., Elahee Doomun, S.N., Callahan, D.L., Kowalski, G.M., Martin, G.J.O. (2020). The assimilation of glycerol into lipid acyl chains and associated carbon backbones of Nannochloropsis salina varies under nitrogen replete and deplete conditions. Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 117(11), 3299-3309.

Baroni, É., Cao, B., Webley, P.A., Scales, P.J., Martin, G.J.O. (10%) (2020). Nitrogen Availability and the Nature of Extracellular Organic Matter of Microalgae. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 59(15), 6795-6805.

Liu, J., Pemberton, B., Lewis, J., Scales, P.J., Martin, G.J.O. (2020). Wastewater treatment using filamentous algae - A review. Bioresource Technology, 298, 122556.

Poddar, N., Sen, R., Martin, G.J.O. (2019). Bacterial abundance and diversity in Microchloropsis salina (formerly Nannochloropsis salina) cultures in response to the presence of ammonium, nitrate and glycerol. Journal of Applied Phycology. 32:839-850.

Halim, R., Hill, D.R.A., Hanssen, E., Webley, P.A., Martin, G.J.O. (2019). Thermally coupled dark-anoxia incubation: A platform technology to induce auto-fermentation and thus cell-wall thinning in both nitrogen-replete and nitrogen-deplete Nannochloropsis slurries. Bioresource Technology, 290, 121769.

Halim, R., Hill, D.R.A., Hanssen, E., Webley, P.A., Blackburn, S., Grossman, A.R., Posten, C., Martin, G.J.O. (2019). Towards sustainable microalgal biomass processing: anaerobic induction of autolytic cell-wall self-ingestion in lipid-rich Nannochloropsis slurries. Green Chemistry, 21, 2967-2982.

Xu, X., Martin, G.J.O., Kentish, S.E. (2019). Enhanced CO2 bio-utilization with a liquid–liquid membrane contactor in a bench-scale microalgae raceway pond. Journal of CO2 Utilization, 34, 207-214.

Mettu, S., Yao, S., Law, S.Q.K., Sun, Z., Scales, P.J., Ashokkumar, M., Martin, G.J.O. (2019). Rheological properties of concentrated slurries of harvested, incubated and ruptured Nannochloropsis sp. cells. BMC Chemical Engineering, 1:8.

Baroni, É.G., Yap, K.Y., Webley, P.A., Scales, P.J., Martin, G.J.O. (2019). The effect of nitrogen depletion on the cell size, shape, density and gravitational settling of Nannochloropsis salina, Chlorella sp. (marine) and Haematococcus pluvialis. Algal Research, 39, 101454.

Zheng, Q., Martin, G.J.O., Kentish, S.E. (2019). The effects of medium salinity on the delivery of carbon dioxide to microalgae from capture solvents using a polymeric membrane system. Journal of Applied Phycology 31(3), 1615-1622.

Yao, S., Mettu, S., Law, S.K.Q., Ashokkumar, M., Martin, G.J.O. (2018). The effect of high-intensity ultrasound on cell disruption and lipid extraction from high-solids viscous slurries of Nannochloropsis sp. biomass. Algal Research 35, 341-348.

Zheng, Q., Xu, X., Martin, G.J.O., Kentish, S.E. (2018). Critical review of strategies for CO2 delivery to large-scale microalgae cultures. Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering 26(11), 2219-2228.

Poddar, N., Sen, R., Martin, G.J.O. (2018). Glycerol and nitrate utilization by marine microalgae Nannochloropsis salina and Chlorella sp. and associated bacteria during mixotrophic and heterotrophic growth. Algal Research, 33:298-309.

Law, S. Q. K., Halim, R., Scales, P. J., & Martin, G. J. O. (2018). Conversion and recovery of saponifiable lipids from microalgae using a nonpolar solvent via lipase-assisted extraction. Bioresource Technology, 260, 338-347.

Law, S. Q. K., Mettu, S., Ashokkumar, M., Scales, P. J., & Martin, G. J. O. (2018). Emulsifying properties of ruptured microalgae cells: Barriers to lipid extraction of promising biosurfactants? Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 170, 438-446.

Sun, Y., Huang, Y., Martin, G. J. O., Chen, R., & Ding, Y. (2018). Phototrophic microalgal cultivation and conversion. In Q. Laio, J.-s. Chang, C. Herrmann & A. Xia (Eds.), Bioreactors for microbial biomass and energy conversion. Singapore: Springer.

Chen, Y., Sun, L., Liu, Z.-h., Martin, G., & Sun, Z. (2017). Integration of waste valorization for sustainable production of chemicals and materials via algal cultivation. Topics in Current Chemistry, 375(6), 89.

Zheng, Q., Martin, G. J. O., Wu, Y., & Kentish, S. E. (2017). The use of monoethanolamine and potassium glycinate solvents for CO2 delivery to microalgae through a polymeric membrane system. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 128, 126-133.

S.Q.K. Law, B. Chen, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, Centrifugal recovery of solvent after biphasic wet extraction of lipids from a concentrated slurry of Nannochloropsis sp. biomass, Algal Research, 24 (2017) 299–308.

Q. Zheng, G.J.O. Martin, S.E. Kentish, Energy efficient transfer of carbon dioxide from flue gases to microalgal systems, Energy & Environmental Science, 9 (2016) 1074–1082.

G.J.O. Martin, Energy requirements for wet solvent extraction of lipids from microalgal biomass, Bioresource Technology, 205 (2016) 40–47.

R. Halim, P.A. Webley, G.J.O. Martin, The CIDES Process: fractionation of concentrated microalgal paste for co-production of biofuel, nutraceuticals, and high-grade protein feed, Algal Research, 19 (2016) 299–306.

B.H.J. Yap, S.A. Crawford, R.R. Dagastine, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, Nitrogen deprivation of microalgae: effect on cell size, cell wall thickness, cell strength, and resistance to mechanical rupture, Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology, 43 (2016) 1671–1680.

B.H.J. Yap, G.J.O. Martin, P.J. Scales, Rheological manipulation of flocculated algal slurries to achieve high solids processing, Algal Research, 14 (2016) 1–8.

B.H.J. Yap, G.J. Dumsday, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, Energy evaluation of algal cell disruption by high pressure homogenization, Bioresource Technology, 184 (2015) 280–285.

S.J. Takouridis, D.E. Tribe, S.L. Gras, G.J.O. Martin, The selective breeding of the freshwater microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii for growth in salinity, Bioresource Technology, 184 (2015) 18–22.

E.M. Spiden, P.J. Scales, B.H.J. Yap, S.E. Kentish, D.R.A. Hill, G.J.O. Martin, The effects of acidic and thermal pretreatment on thermochanical rupture of two industrially relevant microalgae: Chlorella sp. and Navicula sp., Algal Research, 7 (2015) 5–10.

D.L. Callahan, G.J.O. Martin, D.R.A. Hill, I.L.D. Olmstead, D.A. Dias, Analytical approaches for the detailed characterization of microalgal lipids extracts for the production of biodiesel, in: S.-K. Kim, K. Chojnacka (Eds.) Marine Algae Extracts: Processes, Products, and Applications, Wiley, 2015.

G.J.O. Martin, D.R.A. Hill, I.L.D. Olmstead, A. Bergamin, M.J. Shears, D.A. Dias, S.E. Kentish, P.J. Scales, C.Y. Botté, D.L. Callahan, Lipid profile remodeling in response to nitrogen deprivation in the microalgae Chlorella sp. (Trebouxiophyceae) and Nannochloropsis sp. (Eustigmatophyceae), PlosOne, 9 (2014) e103389.

B.H.J. Yap, S.A. Crawford, G.J. Dumsday, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, A mechanistic study of algal cell disruption and its effect on lipid recovery by solvent extraction, Algal Research, 5 (2014) 112–120.

I.L.D. Olmstead, S.E. Kentish, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, Low solvent, low temperature method for extracting biodiesel lipids from concentrated microalgal biomass, Bioresource Technology, 148 (2013) 615–619.

I.L.D. Olmstead, D.R.A. Hill, D.A. Dias, N.S. Jayasinghe, D.L. Callahan, S.E. Kentish, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, A quantitative analysis of microalgal lipids for optimization of biodiesel and omega-3 production, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 110 (2013) 2096–2104.

E.M. Spiden, B.H.J. Yap, D.R.A. Hill, S.E. Kentish, P.J. Scales, G.J.O. Martin, Quantitative evaluation of the ease of rupture of industrially promising microalgae by high pressure homogenization, Bioresource Technology, 140 (2013) 165–171.

E.M. Spiden, P.J. Scales, S.E. Kentish, G.J.O. Martin, Critical analysis of quantitative indicators of cell disruption applied to Saccharomyces cerevisiae processed with an industrial high pressure homogenizer, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 70 (2013) 120–126.

R. Halim, R. Harun, M.K. Danquah, P.A. Webley, Microalgal cell disruption for biofuel development, Applied Energy, 91 (2012) 116–121.

R. Halim, M.K. Danquah, P.A. Webley, Extraction of oil from microalgae for biodiesel production: A review, Biotechnology Advances, 30 (2012) 709–732.

R. Halim, B. Gladman, M.K. Danquah, P.A. Webley, Oil extraction from microalgae for biodiesel production, Bioresource Technology, 102 (2011) 178–185.