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Professor Kirk Semple

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  1. 2021
  2. Forthcoming

    Chemical pollution: a growing peril and potential catastrophic risk to humanity

    Naidu, R., Biswas, B., Willett, I., Cribb, J., Kumar Sing, B., Nathanail, P., Coulon, F., Semple, K., Jones, K., Barclay, A. & Aitken, R., 2/05/2021, (Accepted/In press) In: Environment International.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    Phosphorus solubility changes following additions of bioenergy wastes to an agricultural soil: implications for crop availability and environmental mobility  

    Richards, S., Marshall, R., Lag Brotons, A., Semple, K. & Stutter, M., 1/11/2021, In: Geoderma. 401, 11 p., 115150.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  4. Published

    Changes in microbial utilization and fate of soil carbon following the addition of different fractions of anaerobic digestate to soils

    Cattin, M., Semple, K., Stutter, M., Romano, G., Lag Brotons, A., Parry, C. & Surridge, B., 23/04/2021, In: European Journal of Soil Science. 81, p. 567–590 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  5. Published

    Local and global trace plutonium contributions in fast breeder legacy soils

    Tighe, C., Castrillejo, M., Christl, M., Degueldre, C., Andrew, J., Semple, K. T. & Joyce, M. J., 19/03/2021, In: Nature Communications. 12, 1, 10 p., 1381.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  6. E-pub ahead of print

    Counting the cost of the Niger Delta's largest oil spills: Satellite remote sensing reveals extensive environmental damage with >1million people in the impact zone

    Obida, C. B., Blackburn, G. A., Whyatt, J. D. & Semple, K. T., 25/06/2021, In: Science of the Total Environment. 775, 11 p., 145854.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  7. Published

    Impact of sulphuric, hydrochloric, nitric, and lactic acids in the preparation of a blend of agro-industrial digestate and wood ash to produce a novel fertiliser

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Lag Brotons, A., Aggidis, G., Herbert, B. & Aiouache, F., 1/02/2021, In: Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 9, 1, 9 p., 105021.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  8. Published

    Biodegradation of fluorene by the newly isolated marine-derived fungus, Mucor irregularis strain bpo1 using response surface methodology

    Bankole, P. O., Semple, K. T., Jeon, B-H. & Govindwar, S. P., 15/01/2021, In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 208, 11 p., 111619.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  9. Published

    Impact of redox-mediators in the degradation of olsalazine by marine-derived fungus, Aspergillus aculeatus strain bpo2: Response surface methodology, laccase stability and kinetics

    Bankole, P. O., Semple, K. T., Jeon, B-H. & Govindwar, S. P., 15/01/2021, In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 208, 12 p., 111742.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  10. 2020
  11. Published

    Quantitative assessment data of PAHs and N-PAHs in core sediments from the Niger Delta, Nigeria

    Anyanwu, I. N., Sikoki, F. D. & Semple, K. T., 1/12/2020, In: Data in Brief. 33, 11 p., 106484.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  12. Published

    Quantitative biomonitoring of polycyclic aromatic compounds (PACs) using the Sydney rock oyster (Saccostrea glomerata)

    Idowu, O., Kim Anh Tran, T., Webster, G., Chapman, I., Baker, P., Farrel, H., Zammit, A., Semple, K., Hansbro, P., O'Connor, W. & Thavamani, P., 10/11/2020, In: Science of the Total Environment. 742, 9 p., 140497.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  13. Published

    The Impact of Enhanced and Non-Enhanced Biochars on the Catabolism of 14C-Phenanthrene in Soil

    Omoni, V., Baidoo, P. K., Fagbohungbe, M. & Semple, K., 1/11/2020, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 20, 12 p., 101146.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  14. Published

    Bioavailability of polycyclic aromatic compounds

    Idowu, O., Kim Anh Tran, T., Baker, P., Farell, H., Zammit, A., Semple, K., O'Connor, W. & Thavamani, P., 1/09/2020, In: Science of the Total Environment. 736, 10 p., 139574.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  15. E-pub ahead of print
  16. Published

    Bioavailability and Bioaccessibility of Hydrophobic Organic Contaminants in Soil and Associated Desorption-Based Measurements

    Umeh, A. C., Naidu, R., Owojori, O. J. & Semple, K. T., 14/07/2020, Bioavailability of Organic Chemicals in Soil and Sediment. Ortega-Calvo, J. J. & Parsons, J. R. (eds.). Cham: Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH, p. 293-350 58 p. (Handbook of Environmental Chemistry; vol. 100).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  17. Published

    Assessment of the Oral Bioavailability of Organic Contaminants in Humans

    Wijayawardena, M. A. A., Liu, Y., Yan, K., Duan, L., Umeh, A. C., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 9/07/2020, Bioavailability of Organic Chemicals in Soil and Sediment . Ortega-Calvo, J. J. & Parsons, J. R. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 191-218 28 p. (Handbook of Environmental Chemistry; vol. 100).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  18. Published

    Impact of organic amendments on the development of 14C-phenanthrene catabolism in soil

    Omoni, V. T., Lag-Brotons, A. J. & Semple, K. T., 1/07/2020, In: International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 151, 11 p., 104991.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  19. Published

    Why Biodegradable Chemicals Persist in the Environment? A Look at Bioavailability

    Ortega-Calvo, J. J., Stibany, F., Semple, K. T., Schaeffer, A., Parsons, J. R. & Smith, K. E. C., 22/06/2020, Bioavailability of Organic Chemicals in Soil and Sediment. Ortega-Calvo, J. J. & Parsons, J. R. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 243-265 23 p. (Handbook of Environmental Chemistry; vol. 100).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  20. Published

    Impact of digestate and its fractions on mineralization of 14C-phenanthrene in aged soil

    Ibeto, C., Omoni, V., Fagbohungbe, M. & Semple, K., 1/06/2020, In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 195, 8 p., 110482.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  21. Published

    The Nutritional Effects of Digested and Undigested Organic Wastes Combined with Wood Ash Amendments on Carrot Plants

    Ibeto, C. N., Lag-Brotons, A. J., Marshall, R. & Semple, K. T., 1/06/2020, In: Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition . 20, 2, p. 460-472 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  22. Published

    The effect of organic acids on the behaviour and biodegradation of 14C-phenanthrene in contaminated soil

    Vázquez-Cuevas, G. M., Lag-Brotons, A. J., Ortega-Calvo, J. J., Stevens, C. J. & Semple, K. T., 30/04/2020, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 143, 8 p., 107722.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  23. Published

    Editorial: Resource Recovery From Waste

    Lag-Brotons, A. J., Velenturf, A. P. M., Crane, R., Head, I. M., Purnell, P. & Semple, K. T., 3/04/2020, In: Frontiers in Environmental Science. 8, 3 p., 35.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  24. Published

    Analysis of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and their polar derivatives in soils of an industrial heritage city of Australia

    Idowu, O., Semple, K. T., Ramadass, K., O'Connor, W., Hansbro, P. & Thavamani, P., 10/01/2020, In: Science of the Total Environment. 699, 12 p., 134303.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  25. Published

    Adding Value to Digestate and Ash (the AVAnD project): elucidating the role and the value of alternative fertilisers on the soil-plant system

    Lag Brotons, A., Marshall, R., Herbert, B., Hurst, L., Inam, E. J. & Semple, K., 2020, Resource Recovery from Wastes: Towards a Circular Economy. Macaskie, L. E., Sapsford, D. J. & Mayes, W. M. (eds.). London: Royal Society of Chemistry, 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  26. 2019
  27. Published

    In vitro gastrointestinal mobilization and oral bioaccessibility of PAHs in contrasting soils and associated cancer risks: Focus on PAH nonextractable residues

    Umeh, A. C., Duan, L., Naidu, R., Esposito, M. & Semple, K. T., 31/12/2019, In: Environment International. 133, 14 p., 105186.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  28. Published

    Soil contamination in China: Current priorities, defining background levels and standards for heavy metals

    Sun, Y., Li, H., Guo, G., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K. C., 1/12/2019, In: Journal of Environmental Management. 251, 7 p., 109512.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  29. Published

    Influence of pH, electrical conductivity and ageing on the extractability of benzo[a]pyrene in two contrasting soils

    Meng, F., Yang, X., Duan, L., Naidu, R., Nuruzzaman, M. & Semple, K., 10/11/2019, In: Science of the Total Environment. 690, p. 647-653 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  30. Published

    River network delineation from Sentinel 1 SAR data

    Obida, C. B., Blackburn, A., Whyatt, D. & Semple, K., 1/11/2019, In: International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 83, 12 p., 101910.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  31. Published

    From bioenergy by-products to alternative fertilisers: pursuing circular economy

    Marshall, R., Lag Brotons, A., Inam, E. J., Herbert, B., Hurst, L. & Semple, K., 30/10/2019, Resource Recovery from Wastes: Towards a Circular Economy. Macaskie, L. E., Sapsford, D. J. & Mayes, W. M. (eds.). London: Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 287-314 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  32. Published

    Co-fermentation of whey permeates and cattle slurry using a partitioned up-flow anaerobic digestion tank

    Fagbohungbe, M. O., Onyeri, C. A. & Semple, K. T., 15/10/2019, In: Energy. 185, p. 567-572 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  33. Published

    A Comparison of γ-ray Spectroscopy with Accelerator Mass Spectrometry for the Environmental Assay of Plutonium

    Joyce, M. J., Tighe, C., Campbell, I., Christl, M., Degueldre, C., Iridoy, M. C., Semple, K. T. & Andrew, J., 5/09/2019, 2018 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2018 - Proceedings. IEEE, 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paperpeer-review

  34. E-pub ahead of print

    Bioaccumulation of Benzo[a]pyrene Nonextractable Residues in Soil by Eisenia fetida and Associated Background-level Sublethal Genotoxicity (DNA Single-strand Breaks)

    Umeh, A. C., Panneerselvan, L., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K., 4/07/2019, In: Science of the Total Environment.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  35. Published

    The effect of acidogenic and methanogenic conditions on the availability and stability of carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus in a digestate

    Fagbohungbe, M. O., Onyeri, C., Adewale, C. & Semple, K. T., 1/06/2019, In: Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 7, 3, 6 p., 103138.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  36. Published

    Extremely small amounts of B[a]P residues remobilised in long-term contaminated soils: A strong case for greater focus on readily available and not total-extractable fractions in risk assessment

    Umeh, A. C., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 15/04/2019, In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 368, p. 72-80 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  37. Published

    Beyond the obvious: Environmental health implications of polar polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

    Idowu, O., Semple, K. T., Ramadass, K., O'Connor, W., Hansbro, P. & Thavamani, P., 02/2019, In: Environment International. 123, p. 543-557 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  38. 2018
  39. Published

    Case study on Resource Recovery: linking renewable energy, waste management and sustainable agriculture

    Semple, K., Marshall, R., Lag Brotons, A., Herbert, B. & Hurst, L., 12/2018, From waste to resource productivity: Evidence and case studies. p. 39-50 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  40. Published

    Enhanced Recovery of Nonextractable Benzo[a]pyrene Residues in Contrasting Soils Using Exhaustive Methanolic and Nonmethanolic Alkaline Treatments

    Umeh, A. C., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 6/11/2018, In: Analytical Chemistry. 90, 21, p. 13104-13111 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  41. Published

    Time-Dependent Remobilization of Nonextractable Benzo[a]pyrene Residues in Contrasting Soils: Effects of Aging, Spiked Concentration, and Soil Properties

    Umeh, A. C., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 6/11/2018, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 21, p. 12295–12305 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  42. Published

    Comparison of Single- and Sequential-Solvent Extractions of Total Extractable Benzo[ a]pyrene Fractions in Contrasting Soils

    Umeh, A. C., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 2/10/2018, In: Analytical Chemistry. 90, 19, p. 11703-11709 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  43. Correlation between solvent extractability and bioavailability of benzo(a) pyrene in 19 soils measured in juvenile swine

    Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K., 19/08/2018, In: Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 256, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractpeer-review

  44. Published

    Effects of coal tar as source material on the desorption kinetics of benzo(a)pyrene from contaminated soils

    Yu, L., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K., 19/08/2018, In: Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 256, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractpeer-review

  45. Published

    Remobilisation of 'non-extractable' Benzo[a]pyrene residues in contrasting Australian soils

    Umeh, A., Duan, L., Semple, K. & Naidu, R., 19/08/2018, In: Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 256, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractpeer-review

  46. Published

    Impact of single and binary mixtures of phenanthrene and N-PAHs on microbial utilization of 14C-glucose in soil

    Anyanwu, I. N. & Semple, K. T., 05/2018, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 120, p. 222-229 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  47. Published

    Spectrochemical determination of unique bacterial responses following long-term low-level exposure to antimicrobials

    Jin, N., Semple, K. T., Jiang, L., Luo, C., Martin, F. & Zhang, D., 14/04/2018, In: Analytical Methods. 10, 14, p. 1602-1611 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  48. Published

    Mineralisation of 14C-phenanthrene in PAH-diesel contaminated soil: Impact of Sorghum bicolor and Medicago sativa mono- or mixed culture

    Umeh, A. C., Vazquez Cuevas, G. & Semple, K. T., 04/2018, In: Applied Soil Ecology. 125, p. 46-55 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  49. Published

    Spectrochemical analyses of growth phase-related bacterial responses to low (environmentally-relevant) concentrations of tetracycline and nanoparticulate silver

    Jin, N., Semple, K. T., Jiang, L., Luo, C., Zhang, D. & Martin, F. L., 7/02/2018, In: The Analyst. 143, 3, p. 768-776 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  50. Published

    Abiotic factors controlling bioavailability and bioaccessibility of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil: Putting together a bigger picture

    Yu, L., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 02/2018, In: Science of the Total Environment. 613–614, p. 1140-1153 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  51. Published

    Optimisation of XAD extraction methodology for the assessment of biodegradation potential of 14C-phenanthene in soil

    Adedigba, B. M., Ogbonnaya, U. O., Vázquez-Cuevas, G. M. & Semple, K. T., 02/2018, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 9, p. 140-150 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  52. Published

    Quantifying the exposure of humans and the environment to oil pollution in the Niger Delta using advanced geostatistical techniques

    Obida B., C., Blackburn, G. A., Whyatt, J. D. & Semple, K. T., 02/2018, In: Environment International. 111, p. 32-42 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  53. Published

    Enhancement of 14C-phenanthrene mineralisation in the presence of plant-root biomass in PAH-NAPL amended soil

    Vázquez-Cuevas, G. M., Stevens, C. J. & Semple, K. T., 01/2018, In: International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 126, p. 78-85 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  54. Published

    Impact of nitrogen-polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on phenanthrene and benzo[a]pyrene mineralisation in soil

    Anyanwu, I. N., Clifford, O. I. & Semple, K. T., 01/2018, In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 147, p. 594-601 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  55. 2017
  56. Published

    Thermal stability of biochar and its effects on cadmium sorption capacity

    Qi, F., Yan, Y., Lamb, D., Naidu, R., Bolan, N. S., Liu, Y., Ok, Y. S., Donne, S. W. & Semple, K. T., 12/2017, In: Bioresource Technology. 246, p. 48-56 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  57. Published

    Assessment of PAH contaminated land: implementing a risk-based approach

    Ogbonnaya, U. O., Oyelami, A. O., Umego, M. O., Okere, U. V., David Oluwadare, A., Fasina, S. A. & Semple, K. T., 11/2017, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 8, p. 84-95 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  58. Published

    Effects of pre-exposure on the indigenous biodegradation of 14C-phenanthrene in Antarctic soils

    Okere, U. V., Cabrerizo, A., Dachs, J., Ogbonnaya, U. O., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 11/2017, In: International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 125, p. 189-199 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  59. E-pub ahead of print

    Indigenous 14C-phenanthrene biodegradation in “pristine” woodland and grassland soils from Norway and United Kingdom

    Okere, U., Schuster, J., Ogbonnaya, U., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 4/10/2017, In: Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts. 19, 11, p. 1437-1444 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  60. Published

    Infrared spectroscopy coupled with a dispersion model for quantifying the real-time dynamics of kanamycin resistance in artificial microbiota

    Jin, N., Paraskevaidi, M., Semple, K. T., Martin, F. L. & Zhang, D., 19/09/2017, In: Analytical Chemistry. 89, 18, p. 9814-9821 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  61. Published

    Effects of acidic and neutral biochars on properties and cadmium retention of soils

    Qi, F., Dong, Z., Naidu, R., Bolan, N. S., Lamb, D., Ok, Y. S., Liu, C., Khan, N., Johir, M. A. H. & Semple, K. T., 08/2017, In: Chemosphere. 180, p. 564-573 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  62. E-pub ahead of print

    Measurement of soil lead bioavailability and influence of soil types and properties: a review

    Yan, K., Dong, Z., Wijayawardena, A., Liu, Y., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 24/05/2017, In: Chemosphere.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  63. Published

    Pyrogenic carbon in Australian soils

    Qi, F., Naidu, R., Bolan, N. S., Dong, Z., Yan, Y., Lamb, D., Bucheli, T. D., Choppala, G., Duan, L. & Semple, K. T., 15/05/2017, In: Science of the Total Environment. 586, p. 849-857 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  64. Published

    Residual hydrophobic organic contaminants in soil: are they a barrier to risk-based approaches for managing contaminated land?

    Umeh, A. C., Duan, L., Naidu, R. & Semple, K. T., 01/2017, In: Environment International. 98, p. 18-34 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  65. 2016
  66. E-pub ahead of print

    The challenges of anaerobic digestion and the role of biochar in optimizing anaerobic digestion

    Fagbohungbe, M. O., Herbert, B. M. J., Hurst, L., Ibeto, C. N., Li, H., Usmani, S. Q. & Semple, K. T., 5/12/2016, In: Waste Management.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  67. Published

    Buffered cyclodextrin extraction of -phenanthrene from black carbon amended soil

    Yu, L., Vázquez-Cuevas, G., Duan, L. & Semple, K. T., 11/2016, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 6, p. 177-184 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  68. Published

    Impact of two contrasting biochars on the bioaccessibility of 14C-naphthalene in soil

    Ogbonnaya, U., Thomas, J., Fasina, S. A. & Semple, K. T., 11/2016, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 6, p. 80-93 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  69. Published

    Insights into the biodegradation of weathered hydrocarbons in contaminated soils by bioaugmentation and nutrient stimulation

    Jiang, Y., Brassington, K. J., Prpich, G., Paton, G. I., Semple, K. T., Pollard, S. J. T. & Coulon, F., 10/2016, In: Chemosphere. 161, p. 300-307 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  70. Published

    An assessment of the impacts of pesticide use on the environment and health of rice farmers in Sierra Leone

    Sankoh, A. I., Whittle, R. K., Semple, K. T., Jones, K. C. & Sweetman, A. J., 09/2016, In: Environment International. 94, p. 458-466 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  71. Published

    Comparison of oral bioavailability of benzo[a]pyrene in soils using rat and swine and the implications for human health risk assessment

    Duan, L., Naidu, R., Liu, Y., Dong, Z., Mallavarapu, M., Herde, P., Kuchel, T. & Semple, K. T., 09/2016, In: Environment International. 94, p. 95-102 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  72. Published

    Effects of phenanthrene and its nitrogen-heterocyclic analogues aged in soil on the earthworm Eisenia fetida

    Anyanwu, I. & Semple, K. T., 09/2016, In: Applied Soil Ecology. 105, p. 151-159 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  73. Published

    Impact of biochar on the anaerobic digestion of citrus peel waste

    Fagohungbe, M. O., Herbert, B. M. J., Hurst, L., Li, H., Usmani, S. Q. & Semple, K. T., 09/2016, In: Bioresource Technology. 216, p. 142-149 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  74. Published

    A meta-analysis to correlate lead bioavailability and bioaccessibility and predict lead bioavailability

    Dong, Z., Yan, K., Liu, Y., Naidu, R., Duan, L., Wijayawardena, A., Semple, K. T. & Rahman, M. M., 07/2016, In: Environment International. 92-93, p. 139-145 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  75. Published

    Using publicly available data, a physiologically-based pharmacokinetic model and Bayesian simulation to improve arsenic non-cancer dose-response

    Dong, Z., Liu, C., Liu, Y., Yan, K., Semple, K. T. & Naidu, R., 07/2016, In: Environment International. 92-93, p. 239-246 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  76. Published

    Assessment of the effects of phenanthrene and its nitrogen heterocyclic analogues on microbial activity in soil

    Anyanwu, I. & Semple, K. T., 5/03/2016, In: SpringerPlus. 5, 14 p., 279.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  77. 2015
  78. Published

    Effect of ageing on benzo[a]pyrene extractability in contrasting soils

    Duan, L., Naidu, R., Liu, Y., Palanisami, T., Dong, Z., Mallavarapu, M. & Semple, K. T., 15/10/2015, In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 296, p. 175-184 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  79. Published

    High solid anaerobic digestion: operational challenges and possibilities

    Fagbohungbe, M., Dodd, I. C., Herbert, B. M. J., Li, H., Ricketts, L. J. & Semple, K. T., 10/2015, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 4, p. 268-284 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  80. Published

    Phytotoxicity of phenanthrene and its nitrogen polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon analogues in ageing soil

    Anyanwu, I. & Semple, K. T., 10/2015, In: Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 226, 12 p., 347.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  81. Published

    From bioavailability science to regulation of organic chemicals

    Ortega-Calvo, J-J., Harmsen, J., Parsons, J. R., Semple, K. T., Aitken, M. D., Ajao, C., Eadsforth, C., Galay-Burgos, M., Naidu, R., Oliver, R., Peijnenburg, W. J. G. M., Roembke, J., Streck, G. & Versonnen, B., 1/09/2015, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 17, p. 10255-10264 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  82. Published

    Biodegradation of Phenanthrene-Nitrogen-Containing Analogues in Soil

    Anyanwu, I. & Semple, K. T., 08/2015, In: Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 226, 10 p., 252.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  83. Published

    The impact of carbon nanomaterials on the development of phenanthrene catabolism in soil

    Oyelami, A. O. & Semple, K. T., 8/07/2015, In: Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts. 17, 7, p. 1302-1310 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  84. Published

    Impact of carbon nanomaterials on microbial activity in soil

    Oyelami, A. O. & Semple, K. T., 07/2015, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 86, p. 172-180 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  85. Published

    Impact of activated carbon on the catabolism of (14)C-phenanthrene in soil

    Oyelami, A. O., Ogbonnaya, U., Muotoh, C. & Semple, K. T., 10/06/2015, In: Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts. 17, 6, p. 1173-1181 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  86. Published

    Towards bioavailability-based soil criteria: past, present and future perspectives

    Naidu, R., Channey, R., McConnell, S., Johnston, N., Semple, K. T., McGrath, S., Dries, V., Nathanail, P., Harmsen, J., Pruszinski, A., Macmillan, J. & Palanisami, T., 06/2015, In: Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 22, 12, p. 8779-8785 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  87. Published

    Fate and behaviour of nitrogen-containing polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil

    Anyanwu, I. & Semple, K. T., 04/2015, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 3, p. 108-120 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  88. Published

    The effect of substrate to inoculum ratios on the anaerobic digestion of human faecal material

    Fagbohungbe, M. O., Herbert, B. M. J., Li, H., Ricketts, L. & Semple, K. T., 04/2015, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 3, p. 121-129 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  89. Published

    Harmonising conflicts between science, regulation, perception and environmental impact: the case of soil conditioners from bioenergy

    Riding, M. J., Herbert, B. M. J., Ricketts, L., Dodd, I., Ostle, N. & Semple, K. T., 02/2015, In: Environment International. 75, p. 52-67 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  90. Published

    Carbon nanomaterials in clean and contaminated soils: environmental implications and applications

    Riding, M. J., Martin, F. L., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 5/01/2015, In: SOIL. 1, 1, p. 1-21 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  91. Published

    Interactions of multiwalled carbon nanotubes with algal cells: quantification of association, visualization of uptake, and measurement of alterations in the composition of cells

    Rhiem, S., Riding, M. J., Baumgartner, W., Martin, F. L., Semple, K. T., Jones, K. C., Schäffer, A. & Maes, H. M., 01/2015, In: Environmental Pollution. 196, p. 431-439 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  92. Published

    Bioavailability of persistent organic pollutants in soils: concept, analytical tools, and application in the risk assessment

    Adedigba, B. & Semple, K. T., 2015, In: Comprehensive Analytical Chemistry. 67, p. 493-512 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  93. 2014
  94. Published

    The impact of biochar on the bioaccessibility of (14)C-phenanthrene in aged soil

    Ogbonnaya, O. U., Adebisi, O. O. & Semple, K. T., 11/2014, In: Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts. 16, 11, p. 2635-2643 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  95. Published

    Resistance and resilience responses of a range of soil eukaryote and bacterial taxa to fungicide application

    Howell, C. C., Hilton, S., Semple, K. T. & Bending, G. D., 10/2014, In: Chemosphere. 112, p. 194-202 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  96. Published

    Effects of ageing and soil properties on the oral bioavailability of benzo[a]pyrene using a swine model

    Duan, L., Palanisami, T., Liu, Y., Dong, Z., Mallavarapu, M., Kuchel, T., Semple, K. T. & Naidu, R., 09/2014, In: Environment International. 70, p. 192-202 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  97. Published

    The impact of soil organic matter and soil sterilisation on the bioaccessibility of (14)C-azoxystrobin determined by desorption kinetics

    Clegg, H., Riding, M. J., Oliver, R., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 15/08/2014, In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 278, p. 336-342 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  98. Published

    Mid-infrared spectroscopic assessment of nanotoxicity in gram-negative vs. gram-positive bacteria

    Heys, K. A., Riding, M. J., Strong, R. J., Shore, R. F., Pereira, M. G., Jones, K. C., Semple, K. T. & Martin, F. L., 7/03/2014, In: Analyst. 139, 5, p. 896-905 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  99. Published

    The variability of standard artificial soils: behaviour, extractability and bioavailability of organic pollutants

    Hofman, J., Hovorková, I. & Semple, K. T., 15/01/2014, In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 264, p. 514-520 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  100. Published

    Isolation and characterisation of azoxystrobin degrading bacteria from soil

    Howell, C. C., Semple, K. T. & Bending, G. D., 01/2014, In: Chemosphere. 95, p. 370-378 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  101. Published

    Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon degradation of phytoplankton-associated Arenibacter spp. and description of Arenibacter algicola sp. nov., an aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium

    Gutierrez, T., Rhodes, G., Mishamandani, S., Berry, D., Whitman, W. B., Nichols, P. D., Semple, K. T. & Aitken, M. D., 01/2014, In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80, 2, p. 618-628 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  102. 2013
  103. Published

    Impact of Zn and Cu on the development of phenanthrene catabolism in soil

    Obuekwe, I. S. & Semple, K. T., 12/2013, In: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 185, 12, p. 10039-10047 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  104. Published

    Impact of zinc-copper mixtures on the development of phenanthrene catabolism in soil

    Obuekwe, I. S. & Semple, K. T., 11/2013, In: International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 85, p. 228-236 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  105. Published

    Chemical measures of bioavailability/bioaccessibility of PAHs in soil: fundamentals to application

    Riding, M. J., Doick, K. J., Martin, F. L., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 15/10/2013, In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 261, p. 687–700 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  106. Published

    Impact of black carbon on the bioaccessibility of organic contaminants in soil

    Semple, K. T., Riding, M. J., McAllister, L. E., Sopena-Vazquez, F. & Bending, G. D., 15/10/2013, In: Journal of Hazardous Materials. 261, p. 808–816 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  107. Published

    Impact of Al and Fe on the development of phenanthrene catabolism in soil

    Obuekwe, I. S. & Semple, K. T., 10/2013, In: Journal of Soils and Sediments. 13, 9, p. 1589-1599 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  108. Published

    An NMR study of porous rock and biochar containing organic material

    Webber, J. B. W., Corbett, P., Semple, K. T., Ogbonnaya, U., Teel, W. S., Masiello, C. A., Fisher, Q. J., Valenza, J. J., Song, Y-Q. & Hu, Q., 15/09/2013, In: Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 178, p. 94-98 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  109. Published

    Impact of Zn, Cu, Al and Fe on the partitioning and bioaccessibility of (14)C-phenanthrene in soil

    Obuekwe, I. S. & Semple, K. T., 09/2013, In: Environmental Pollution. 180, p. 180-189 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  110. Published

    Effects of plant species identity, diversity and soil fertility on biodegradation of phenanthrene in soil

    Oyelami, A. O., Okere, U. V., Orwin, K. H., De Deyn, G. B., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 02/2013, In: Environmental Pollution. 173, p. 231-237 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  111. Published

    Polycyclovorans algicola gen. nov., sp nov., an Aromatic-Hydrocarbon-Degrading Marine Bacterium Found Associated with Laboratory Cultures of Marine Phytoplankton

    Gutierrez, T., Green, D. H., Nichols, P. D., Whitman, W. B., Semple, K. T. & Aitken, M. D., 01/2013, In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 79, 1, p. 205-214 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  112. 2012
  113. Published

    Mechanistic insights into nanotoxicity determined by synchrotron radiation-based Fourier-transform infrared imaging and multivariate analysis

    Riding, M. J., Trevisan, J., Hirschmugl, C. J., Jones, K. C., Semple, K. T. & Martin, F. L., 1/12/2012, In: Environment International. 50, p. 56-65 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  114. Published

    Fate and bioavailability of C-14-pyrene and C-14-lindane in sterile natural and artificial soils and the influence of aging

    Smidova, K., Hofman, J., Ite, A. E. & Semple, K. T., 12/2012, In: Environmental Pollution. 171, p. 93-98 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  115. Published

    Influence of Activated Charcoal on Desorption Kinetics and Biodegradation of Phenanthrene in Soil

    Rhodes, A. H., Riding, M. J., McAllister, L. E., Lee, K. & Semple, K. T., 20/11/2012, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 22, p. 12445-12451 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  116. Published

    Algiphilus aromaticivorans gen. nov., sp nov., an aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium isolated from a culture of the marine dinoflagellate Lingulodinium polyedrum, and proposal of Algiphilaceae fam. nov.

    Gutierrez, T., Green, D. H., Whitman, W. B., Nichols, P. D., Semple, K. T. & Aitken, M. D., 11/2012, In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 62, 11, p. 2743-2749 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  117. Published

    Effects of soil compaction, rain exposure and their interaction on soil carbon dioxide emission

    Novara, A., Armstrong, A., Gristina, L., Semple, K. T. & Quinton, J. N., 07/2012, In: Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 37, 9, p. 994-999 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  118. Published

    Assessing the chemical and biological accessibility of the herbicide isoproturon in soil amended with biochar

    Sopena, F., Semple, K., Sohi, S. & Bending, G., 06/2012, In: Chemosphere. 88, 1, p. 77-83 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  119. Published

    Mycelia Promote Active Transport and Spatial Dispersion of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

    Furuno, S., Foss, S., Wild, E., Jones, K. C., Semple, K. T., Harms, H. & Wick, L. Y., 15/05/2012, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 10, p. 5463-5470 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  120. Published

    Concentration-dependent effects of carbon nanoparticles in gram-negative bacteria determined by infrared spectroscopy with multivariate analysis

    Riding, M. J., Martin, F. L., Trevisan, J., Llabjani, V., Patel, I. I., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 04/2012, In: Environmental Pollution. 163, p. 226-234 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  121. Published

    Biodegradation of phenanthrene by indigenous microorganisms in soils from Livingstone Island, Antarctica

    Okere, U. V., Cabrerizo, A., Dachs, J., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 2012, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 329, 1, p. 69-77 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  122. 2011
  123. Published

    The biodegradation of cable oil components: impact of oil concentration, nutrient addition and bioaugmentation

    Towell, M. G., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 12/2011, In: Environmental Pollution. 159, 12, p. 3777-3783 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  124. Published

    Stable Isotope Probing of an Algal Bloom To Identify Uncultivated Members of the Rhodobacteraceae Associated with Low-Molecular-Weight Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Degradation

    Gutierrez, T., Singleton, D. R., Aitken, M. D. & Semple, K. T., 11/2011, In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 77, 21, p. 7856-7860 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  125. Published

    The formation of bound residues of diazinon in four UK soils: Implications for risk assessment

    Fenlon, K. A., Andreou, K., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 1/03/2011, In: Environmental Pollution. 159, 3, p. 776-781 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  126. Published

    Impact of carbon nanomaterials on the behaviour of C-14-phenanthrene and C-14-benzo-[a] pyrene in soil

    Towell, M. G., Browne, L. A., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 03/2011, In: Environmental Pollution. 159, 3, p. 706-715 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  127. Published

    Mineralisation of target hydrocarbons in three contaminated soils from former refinery facilities

    Towell, M., Bellarby, J., Paton, G. I., Coulon, F., Pollard, S. J. T. & Semple, K. T., 2/02/2011, In: Environmental Pollution. 159, 2, p. 515-523 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  128. Published

    The effect of soil:water ratios on the induction of isoproturon, cypermethrin and diazinon mineralisation

    Fenlon, K. A., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 1/01/2011, In: Chemosphere. 82, 2, p. 163-168 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  129. Published

    The extractability and mineralisation of cypermethrin aged in four UK soils

    Fenlon, K. A., Andreou, K., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 1/01/2011, In: Chemosphere. 82, 2, p. 187-192 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  130. 2010
  131. Published

    Multimedia fate of petroleum hydrocarbons in the soil: oil matrix of constructed biopiles

    Coulon, F., Whelan, M. J., Paton, G. I., Semple, K. T., Villa, R. & Pollard, S. J. T., 12/2010, In: Chemosphere. 81, 11, p. 1454-1462 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  132. Published

    Biodegradation of PAHs in soil : influence of chemical structure, concentration and multiple amendment.

    Couling, N. R., Towell, M. G. & Semple, K. T., 11/2010, In: Environmental Pollution. 158, 11, p. 3411-3420 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  133. Published

    When is a soil remediated? Comparison of biopiled and windrowed soils contaminated with bunker-fuel in a full-scale trial

    Coulon, F., Al Awadi, M., Cowie, W., Mardlin, D., Pollard, S., Cunningham, C., Risdon, G., Arthur, P., Semple, K. T. & Paton, G. I., 10/2010, In: Environmental Pollution. 158, 10, p. 3032-3040 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  134. Published

    Past, Present, and Future Controls on Levels of Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Global Environment

    Nizzetto, L., Macleod, M., Borga, K., Cabrerizo, A., Dachs, J., Di Guardo, A., Ghirardello, D., Hansen, K. M., Jarvis, A., Lindroth, A., Ludwig, B., Monteith, D., Perlinger, J. A., Scheringer, M., Schwendenmann, L., Semple, K. T., Wick, L. Y., Zhang, G. & Jones, K. C., 1/09/2010, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 44, 17, p. 6526-6531 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  135. Published

    Linking desorption kinetics to phenanthrene biodegradation in soil.

    Rhodes, A., McAllister, L. E. & Semple, K. T., 05/2010, In: Environmental Pollution. 158, 5, p. 1348-1353 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  136. Published

    Impact of activated charcoal on the mineralisation of C-14-phenanthrene in soils

    Rhodes, A. H., McAllister, L. E., Chen, R. & Semple, K. T., 04/2010, In: Chemosphere. 79, 4, p. 463-469 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  137. 2009
  138. Published

    As-resistance in Laboratory reared Fl, F2 and F3 generation offspring of the earthworm Lumbricus rubellus inhabiting an As-contaminated mine soil.

    Langdon, C. J., Morgan, A. J., Charnock, J. M., Semple, K. T. & Lowe, C. N., 11/2009, In: Environmental Pollution. 157, 11, p. 3114-3119 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  139. Published

    Influence of hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin on the biodegradation of C-14-phenanthrene and C-14-hexadecane in soil

    Stroud, J. L., Tzima, M., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 10/2009, In: Environmental Pollution. 157, 10, p. 2678-2683 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  140. Published

    The effect of agitation on the biodegradation of hydrocarbon contaminants in soil slurries

    Stroud, J. L., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 09/2009, In: Chemosphere. 77, 1, p. 123-128 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  141. Published

    Application of a luminescence-based biosensor for assessing naphthalene biodegradation in soils from a manufactured gas plant.

    Paton, G. I., Reid, B. J. & Semple, K. T., 05/2009, In: Environmental Pollution. 157, 5, p. 1643-1648 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  142. Published

    Biogenic volatile organic compounds as a potential stimulator for organic contaminant degradation by soil microorganisms.

    McLoughlin, E., Rhodes, A., Owen, S. M. & Semple, K. T., 01/2009, In: Environmental Pollution. 157, 1, p. 86-94 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  143. Published

    Predicting the biodegradation of target hydrocarbons in the presence of mixed contaminants in soil.

    Stroud, J. L., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 01/2009, In: Chemosphere. 74, 4, p. 563-567 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  144. 2008
  145. Published

    Assessing biodegradation potential of PAHs in complex multi-contaminant matrices.

    Hickman, Z. A., Swindell, A. L., Allan, I. J., Rhodes, A., Hare, R., Semple, K. T. & Reid, B. J., 12/2008, In: Environmental Pollution. 156, 3, p. 1041-1045 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  146. Published

    Using supercritical fluid extraction to measure the desorption and bioaccessibility of phenanthrene in soils.

    Stroud, J., Rhodes, A., Semple, K. T., Simek, Z. & Hofman, J., 12/2008, In: Environmental Pollution. 156, 3, p. 664-670 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  147. Published

    Linking chemical extraction to microbial degradation of C-14-hexadecane in soil.

    Stroud, J. L., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 11/2008, In: Environmental Pollution. 156, 2, p. 474-481 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  148. Published

    Development of an analytical procedure for weathered hydrocarbon contaminated soils within a UK risk-based framework.

    Risdon, G. C., Pollard, S. J. T., Brassington, K. J., McEwan, J. N., Paton, G. I., Semple, K. T. & Coulon, F., 15/09/2008, In: Analytical Chemistry. 80, 18, p. 7090-7096 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  149. Published

    Relationship between cyclodextrin extraction and biodegradation of phenanthrene in soil.

    Rhodes, A., Dew, N. M. & Semple, K. T., 07/2008, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 27, 7, p. 1488-1495 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  150. Published

    The impact of synthetic pyrethroid and organophosphate sheep dip formulations on microbial activity in soil.

    Boucard, T. K., McNeill, C., Bardgett, R. D., Paynter, C. D. & Semple, K. T., 05/2008, In: Environmental Pollution. 153, 1, p. 207-214 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  151. Published

    Fugacity modelling to predict the distribution of organic contaminants in the soil: oil matrix of constructed biopiles.

    Pollard, S. J. T., Hough, R. L., Kim, K-H., Bellarby, J., Paton, G., Semple, K. T. & Coulon, F., 04/2008, In: Chemosphere. 71, 8, p. 1432-1439 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  152. Published

    Development of phenanthrene catabolism in natural and artificial soils.

    Rhodes, A., Hofman, J. & Semple, K. T., 03/2008, In: Environmental Pollution. 152, 2, p. 424-430 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  153. Published

    Fate and behaviour of phenanthrene in the natural and artificial soils.

    Hofman, J., Rhodes, A. & Semple, K. T., 03/2008, In: Environmental Pollution. 152, 2, p. 468-475 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  154. Published

    Impact of black carbon in the extraction and mineralization of phenanthrene in soil.

    Rhodes, A., Carlin, A. & Semple, K. T., 02/2008, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 3, p. 740-745 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  155. Published

    Bioavailability : definition, assessment and implications for risk assessment.

    Naidu, R., Semple, K. T., Megharaj, M., Juhasz, A. L., Bolan, N. S., Gupta, S. K., Clothier, B. E. & Schulin, R., 2008, Chemical Bioavailability in Terrestrial Environment. Hartemink, A. E., McBratney, A. B. & Naidu, R. (eds.). 32 ed. London: Elsevier, Vol. 32. p. 39-51 13 p. (Developments in Soil Science).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  156. 2007
  157. Published

    Microbial interactions with organic contaminants in soil: Definitions, processes and measurement.

    Semple, K. T., Doick, K. J., Wick, L. Y. & Harms, H., 11/2007, In: Environmental Pollution. 150, 1, p. 166-176 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  158. Published

    Erratum: Enantioselective degradation of organochlorine pesticides in background soils: Variability in field and laboratory studies (Environmental Science and Technology (2007) 41, (4965-4971))

    Kurt-Karakus, P. B., Stroud, J. L., Bidleman, T., Semple, K. T., Jantunen, L. & Jones, K. C., 15/10/2007, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 41, 20, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  159. Published

    Bioavailability of pollutants and soil remediation.

    Ortega-Calvo, J-J., Ball, W. P., Schulin, R., Semple, K. T. & Wick, L. Y., 09/2007, In: Journal of Environmental Quality. 36, 5, p. 1383-1384 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  160. Published

    Prediction of microbial accessibility of carbon-14-phenanthrene in soil in the presence of pyrene or benzo[a]pyrene using an aqueous cyclodextrin extraction technique.

    Papadopoulos, A., Reid, B. J. & Semple, K. T., 09/2007, In: Journal of Environmental Quality. 36, 5, p. 1385-1391 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  161. Published

    Cyclodextrin enhanced biodegradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and phenols in contaminated soil slurries.

    Allan, I. J., Semple, K. T., Hare, R. & Reid, B. J., 08/2007, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 41, 15, p. 5498-5504 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  162. Published

    Enantioselective degradation of organochlorine pesticides in background soils: Variability in field and laboratory studies.

    Kurt-Karakus, P. B., Stroud, J. L., Bidleman, T., Semple, K. T., Jantunen, L. & Jones, K. C., 07/2007, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 41, 14, p. 4965-4971 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  163. Published

    Importance of chemical structure on the development of hydrocarbon catabolism in soil.

    Stroud, J. L., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 07/2007, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 272, 1, p. 120-126 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  164. Published

    Rapid quantification of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin (HPCD) soil extracts by synchronous fluorescence spectroscopy (SFS).

    Hua, G., Broderick, J., Semple, K. T., Killham, K. & Singleton, I., 07/2007, In: Environmental Pollution. 148, 1, p. 176-181 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  165. Published

    Microbe-aliphatic hydrocarbon interactions in soil: implications for biodegradation and bioremediation.

    Stroud, J. L., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 05/2007, In: Journal of Applied Microbiology. 102, 5, p. 1239-1253 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  166. Published

    Weathered Hydrocarbon Wastes: A Risk Management Primer.

    Brassington, K. J., Hough, R. L., Paton, G. I., Semple, K. T., Risdon, G. C., Crossley, J., Hay, I., Askari, K. & Pollard, S. J. T., 05/2007, In: Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. 37, 3, p. 199-232 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  167. Published

    Biodegradation of 2,4-dichlorophenol in the presence of volatile organic compounds in soils under different vegetation types.

    Rhodes, A., Owen, S. M. & Semple, K. T., 04/2007, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 269, 2, p. 323-330 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  168. Published

    Biogenic volatile organic compounds as potential carbon sources for microbial communities in soil from the rhizosphere of Populus tremula.

    Owen, S. M., Clark, S., Pompe, M. & Semple, K. T., 03/2007, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 268, 1, p. 34-39 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  169. Published

    Impact of electrokinetic remediation on microbial communities within PCP contaminated soil.

    Lear, G., Harbottle, M. J., Sills, G., Knowles, C. J., Semple, K. T. & Thompson, I. P., 03/2007, In: Environmental Pollution. 146, 1, p. 139-146 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  170. Published

    Development of microbial degradation of cypermethrin and diazinon in organically and conventionally managed soils.

    Fenlon, K. A., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 2007, In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 9, 6, p. 510-515 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  171. Published

    Prediction of PAH biodegradation in field contaminated soils using a cyclodextrin extraction technique.

    Papadopoulos, A., Paton, G. I., Reid, B. J. & Semple, K. T., 2007, In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 9, 6, p. 516-522 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  172. Published

    Sources, fate, behaviour and effects of organic chemicals at the regional and global scale.

    Jones, K. C., Halsall, C. J., Martin, F. L., Semple, K., Sweetman, A. J. & Thomas, G. O., 2007, In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 9, 6, p. 500

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  173. 2006
  174. Published

    Further validation of the HPCD-technique for the evaluation of PAH microbial availability in soil.

    Doick, K. J., Clasper, P. J., Urmann, K. & Semple, K. T., 11/2006, In: Environmental Pollution. 144, 1, p. 345-354 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  175. Published

    Prediction of mono- and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon degradation in spiked soils using cyclodextrin extraction.

    Allan, I. J., Semple, K. T., Hare, R. & Reid, B. J., 11/2006, In: Environmental Pollution. 144, 2, p. 562-571 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  176. Published

    Can microbial mineralization be used to estimate microbial availability of organic contaminants in soil?

    Semple, K. T., Dew, N. M., Doick, K. J. & Rhodes, A., 03/2006, In: Environmental Pollution. 140, 1, p. 164-172 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  177. Published

    The influence of single and multiple applications of pyrene on the evolution of pyrene catabolism in soil.

    Macleod, C. J. A. & Semple, K. T., 02/2006, In: Environmental Pollution. 139, 3, p. 455-460 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  178. 2005
  179. Published

    Behaviour and assessment of bioavailability of organic contaminants in soil: relevance for risk assessment and remediation.

    Stokes, J. D., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 12/2005, In: Soil Use and Management. 21, Suppl., p. 475-486 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  180. Published

    Biological tools for the assessment of contaminated land: applied soil ecotoxicology.

    Paton, G. I., Killham, K., Weitz, H. J. & Semple, K. T., 12/2005, In: Soil Use and Management. 21, Suppl., p. 487-499 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  181. Published

    A biomarker model of sublethal genotoxicity (DNA single-strand breaks and adducts) using the sentinel organism Aporrectodea longa in spiked soil.

    Martin, F. L., Piearce, T. G., Hewer, A., Phillips, D. H. & Semple, K. T., 11/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 138, 2, p. 307-315 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  182. Published

    Prediction of [3-C-14]phenyldodecane biodegradation in cable insulating oil-spiked soil using selected extraction techniques}.

    Dew, N. M., Paton, G. I. & Semple, K. T., 11/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 138, 2, p. 316-323 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  183. Published

    Effect of cyclodextrin and transformer oil amendments on the chemical extractability of aged [C-14]polychlorinated biphenyl and [C-14]polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon residues in soil.

    Doick, K. J., Burauel, P., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 09/2005, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 24, 9, p. 2138-2144 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  184. Published

    Prediction of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon biodegradation in contaminated soils using an aqueous hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin extraction technique.

    Stokes, J. D., Wilkinson, A., Reid, B. J., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 06/2005, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 24, 6, p. 1325-1330 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  185. Published

    Long-Term Fate of Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in an Agricultural Soil.

    Doick, K. J., Klingelmann, E., Burauel, P., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 15/05/2005, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 10, p. 3663-3670 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  186. Published

    Effects of sheep dip pesticides on biofilms involved in secondary sewage treatment.

    Jones, K., Dawson, C., Heaton, J., Mason, R. J., Waring, S. & SemplE, K. T., 04/2005.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  187. Published

    Formation and release of non-extractable C-14-Dicamba residues in soil under sterile and non-sterile regimes.

    Gevao, B., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 01/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 133, 1, p. 17-24 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  188. Published

    Formation of non-extractable pesticide residues: observations on compound differences, measurement and regulatory issues.

    Mordaunt, C. J., Gevao, B., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 01/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 133, 1, p. 25-34 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  189. Published

    Influence of plants on the chemical extractability and biodegradability of 2,4-dichlorophenol in soil.

    Boucard, T. K., Bardgett, R. D., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 01/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 133, 1, p. 53-62 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  190. Published

    Introductory remarks to the Special Issue.

    Semple, K. T., Jones, K. C. & Craven, A., 01/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 133, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  191. Published

    Obituary - Dedication to the memory of Professor Allan Walker - 1994-2004.

    Semple, K. T., Jones, K. C. & Craven, A., 01/2005, In: Environmental Pollution. 133, 1, p. 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  192. Published

    Distribution of Aged 14C-PCB and 14C-PAH Residues in Particle-Size and Humic Fractions of an Agricultural Soil.

    Doick, K. J., Burauel, P., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 2005, In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 39, 17, p. 6575-6583 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  193. Published

    Ligand arsenic complexation and immunoperoxidase detection of metallothionein in the earthworm 'Lumbricus rubellus' inhabiting arsenic-rich soil.

    Langdon, C. J., Winters, C., Sturzenbaum, S. R., Morgan, A. J., Charnock, J. M., Meharg, A. A., Piearce, T. G., Lee, P. H. & Semple, K. T., 2005, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 7, p. 2042-2048 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  194. Published

    Linking Catabolism to Cyclodextrin Extractability: Determination of the Microbial Availability of PAHs in Soil.

    Doick, K. J., Dew, N. M. & Semple, K. T., 2005, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 22, p. 8858-8864 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  195. 2004
  196. Published

    Non-exhaustive extraction techniques (NEETs) for the prediction of naphthalene mineralisation in soil.

    Patterson, C. J., Semple, K. T. & Paton, G. I., 15/12/2004, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 241, 2, p. 215-220 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  197. Published

    Environmental health impacts : occurrence, explosure and significance : meeting report, held at University of Lancaster, UK in September 2003.

    Martin, F. L. & Semple, K. T., 09/2004, In: Mutagenesis. 19, 5, p. 423-429 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  198. Published

    Effects of a simulated synthetic pyrethoid sheep dip spill on microbiological interaction in secondary sewage treatment.

    Waring, S., Heaton, J., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K., 07/2004, Proceedings of the Society for Applied Microbiology summer conference on dairy and food microbiology : challenges and opportunities.. p. 46-47 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  199. Published

    Defining bioavailability and bioaccessibility of contaminated soil and sediment is complicated.

    Semple, K. T., Doick, K. J., Jones, K. C., Burauel, P., Craven, A. & Harms, H., 06/2004, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 38, 12, p. 228A-231A

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  200. Published

    Single-well reactive tracer test and stable isotope analysis for determination of microbial activity in a fast hydrocarbon-contaminated aquifer.

    Burbery, L., Cassiani, G., Andreotti, G., Ricchiuto, T. & Semple, K. T., 05/2004, In: Environmental Pollution. 129, 2, p. 321-330 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  201. Published

    Influence of hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin on the extraction and biodegradation of phenanthrene in soil.

    Reid, B. J., Stokes, J. D., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 03/2004, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 23, 3, p. 550-556 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  202. Published

    Effects of organophosphate and synthetic pyrethroid sheep dip formulations on protozoan survival and bacterial survival and growth.

    Boucard, T. K., Parry, J. D., Jones, K. & Semple, K. T., 15/01/2004, In: FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 47, 1, p. 121-127 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  203. Published

    Effects of a simulated organophosphate sheep dip spill on microbiological interactions in secondary sewage treatment.

    Dawson, C., Semple, K. & Jones, K., 2004, Society for Applied Microbiology Summer Conference on Dairy and Food Microbiology: Challenges and Opportunities.. p. 47

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  204. 2003
  205. Published

    Assessment of spiking procedures for the introduction of a phenanthrene-LNAPL mixture into field-wet soil.

    Doick, K. J., Lee, P. H. & Semple, K. T., 12/2003, In: Environmental Pollution. 126, 3, p. 399-406 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  206. Published

    Bioavailability of hydrophobic organic contaminants in soils: fundamental concepts and techniques for analysis.

    Semple, K. T., Morriss, A. W. J. & Paton, G. I., 12/2003, In: European Journal of Soil Science. 54, 4, p. 809-818 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  207. Published

    The development of phenanthrene catabolism in soil amended with transformer oil.

    Lee, P. H., Doick, K. J. & Semple, K. T., 21/11/2003, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 228, 2, p. 217-223 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  208. Published

    Sequential extraction of low concentrations of pyrene and formation of non-extractable residues in sterile and non-sterile soils.

    Macleod, C. J. A. & Semple, K. T., 11/2003, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 35, 11, p. 1443-1450 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  209. Published

    Temporal changes in the availability of pyrene in two soils under sterile and non-sterile conditions.

    Macleod, C. J. A. & Semple, K. T., 11/2003, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 35, 11, p. 1443-1450 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  210. Published

    Inherited resistance to arsenate toxicity in two populations of Lumbricus rubellus.

    Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G., Meharg, A. A. & Semple, K. T., 10/2003, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 22, 10, p. 2344-2348 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  211. Published

    Interactions between earthworms and arsenic in the soil environment : a review.

    Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G., Meharg, A. A. & Semple, K. T., 08/2003, In: Environmental Pollution. 124, 3, p. 361-373 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  212. Published

    Arsenic speciation in the earthworms Lumbricus rubellus and Dendrodrilus rubidus.

    Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G., Feldmann, J., Semple, K. T. & Meharg, A. A., 06/2003, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 22, 6, p. 1302-1308 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  213. Published

    Nonextractable pesticide residues in soil.

    Gevao, B., Jones, K. C., Semple, K. T., Craven, A. & Burauel, P., 1/04/2003, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 37, 7, p. 138A-144A

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  214. Published

    The effect of soil: water ratios on the mineralisation of phenanthrene: LNAPL mixtures in soil.

    Doick, K. J. & Semple, K. T., 14/03/2003, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 220, 1, p. 29-33 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  215. 2002
  216. Published

    Yellow earthworms : distinctive pigmentation associated with arsenic and copper tolerance in Lumbricus rubellus.

    Piearce, T. G., Langdon, C. J., Meharg, A. A. & Semple, K. T., 12/2002, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 34, 12, p. 1833-1838 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  217. Published

    The adaptation of two similar soils to pyrene catabolism.

    Macleod, C. J. A. & Semple, K. T., 10/2002, In: Environmental Pollution. 119, 3, p. 357-364 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  218. Published

    Temporal changes in earthworm availability and extractability of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil.

    Johnson, D. L., Jones, K. C., Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G. & Semple, K. T., 09/2002, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 34, 9, p. 1363-1370 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  219. Published

    Induction of PAH-catabolism in mushroom compost and its use in the biodegradation of soil-associated phenanthrene.

    Reid, B. J., Fermor, T. R. & Semple, K. T., 06/2002, In: Environmental Pollution. 118, 1, p. 65-73 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  220. Published

    Arsenic-speciation in arsenate-resistant and non-restistant populations of the earthworm Lumbricus rubellus.

    Langdon, C. J., Meharg, A. A., Feldmann, J., Balgar, T., Charnock, J., Farqhar, M., Piearce, T. G., Semple, K. T. & Cotter-Howells, J., 2002, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 4, 4, p. 603-608 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  221. Published

    Effect of a synthetic pyrethroid-based sheep dip on protozoa predating faecal coliforms and salmonellae in farm slurries.

    Owen, D., Brown, J., Cummings, B., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K., 2002, Proceedings of the Society for Applied Microbiology summer conference on pathogens in the environment and changing ecosystems.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  222. Published

    The potential for anaerobic mineralisation of hydrocarbon constituents of oily drill cuttings from the North Sea seabed.

    Artz, R. R. E., Semple, K. T., Killham, K., Prosser, J. I. & Paton, G. I., 2002, In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 4, 4, p. 553-557 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  223. 2001
  224. Published

    Resistance to copper toxicity in populations of the earthworms Lumbricus rubellus and Dendrodrilus rubidus from contaminated mine wastes.

    Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G., Meharg, A. A. & Semple, K. T., 10/2001, In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 20, 10, p. 2336-2341 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  225. Published

    Survival and behaviour of the earthworms Lumbricus rubellus and Dendrodrilus rubidus from arsenate-contaminated and non-contaminated sites.

    Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G., Meharg, A. A. & Semple, K. T., 07/2001, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 33, 9, p. 1239-1244 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  226. Published

    Impact of composting strategies on the treatment of soils contaminated with organic pollutants.

    Semple, K. T., Reid, B. J. & Fermor, T. R., 04/2001, In: Environmental Pollution. 112, 2, p. 269-283 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  227. Published

    Serial extraction for radiolabelled dicamba and 2,4-DCP from soil.

    Brooking, R. & Semple, K. T., 04/2001, In: Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 221, Part 1, p. U172

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  228. Published

    A simple C-14-respirometric method for assessing microbial catabolic potential and contaminant bioavailability.

    Reid, B. J., MacLeod, C. J. A., Lee, P. H., Morriss, A. W. J., Stokes, J. D. & Semple, K. T., 15/03/2001, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 196, 2, p. 141-146 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  229. Published

    Bioavailability of nonextractable (bound) pesticide residues to earthworms.

    Gevao, B., Mordaunt, C., Semple, K. T., Piearce, T. G. & Jones, K. C., 1/02/2001, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 35, 3, p. 501-507 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  230. Published

    Effects of a pyrethroid-insecticide sheep dip on soil microbial activity.

    Boucard, T., Brookin, R., Jones, K. & Semple, K. T., 2001, Society of General Microbiology - 148th Meeting.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  231. Published

    The role of microorganisms in ecological risk assessment of hydrophobic organic contaminants in soils.

    MacLeod, C. J. A., Morriss, A. W. J. & Semple, K. T., 2001, Advances in Applied Microbiology. San Diego, Calif.: Academic Press, Vol. 48. p. 171-212 42 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  232. 2000
  233. Published

    Influence of contact time on extractability and degradation of pyrene in sons.

    Macleod, C. J. A. & Semple, K. T., 12/2000, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 34, 23, p. 4952-4957 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  234. Published

    Impact of synthetic pyrethroid-sheep dip on the microflora present in animal slurries.

    Semple, K. T., Hughes, P., Langdon, C. J. & Jones, K., 09/2000, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 190, 2, p. 255-260 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  235. Published

    Nonexhaustive cyclodextrin-based extraction technique for the evaluation of PAH bioavailability.

    Reid, B. J., Stokes, J. D., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 08/2000, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 34, 15, p. 3174-3179 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  236. Published

    Bioavailability of persistent organic pollutants in soils and sediments - a perspective on mechanisms, consequences and assessment.

    Reid, B. J., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 04/2000, In: Environmental Pollution. 108, 1, p. 103-112 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  237. Published

    Bound pesticide residues in soils: a review.

    Gevao, B., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K. C., 04/2000, In: Environmental Pollution. 108, 1, p. 3-14 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  238. Published

    Introductory remarks to the special issue.

    Jones, K. C., Gevao, B., Mordaunt, C., Northcott, G. & Semple, K. T., 04/2000, In: Environmental Pollution. 108, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  239. Published

    Impact of electrical cable insulating oil on the mineralisation of [l-C-14]glucose in soil.

    Reid, B. J., Lee, P. H., Macleod, C. J. A., Morriss, A. W. J., Patel, D. & Semple, K. T., 15/01/2000, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 182, 2, p. 367-373 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  240. 1999
  241. Published

    Resistance to arsenic-toxicity in a population of the earthworm Lumbricus rubellus.

    Langdon, C. J., Piearce, T. G., Black, S. & Semple, K. T., 12/1999, In: Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 31, 14, p. 1963-1967 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  242. Published

    Methods for the analysis of PCBs in human food, faeces and serum.

    Juan, C-Y., Thomas, G. O., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K. C., 10/1999, In: Chemosphere. 39, 9, p. 1467-1476 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  243. Published

    Biodegradation of aromatic compounds by microalgae.

    Semple, K. T., Cain, R. B. & Schmidt, S., 15/01/1999, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 170, 2, p. 291-300 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  244. Published

    A PCB input-output balance on a human.

    Juan, C-Y., Thomas, G. O., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K. C., 1999, In: Organohalogen Compounds. 44, p. 153-156 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  245. Published

    Assessment of acute PAH toxicity using prokaryote biosensors.

    Reid, B. J., MacLeod, C. J. A., Semple, K. T., Weitz, H. J., Paton, G. I., Leeson, A. (ed.) & Alleman, BC. (ed.), 1999, p. 217-222. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  246. Published

    Bioavailability of cable insulating oil to soil biota.

    MacLeod, C. J. A., Lee, P. H., Reid, B. J., Dzirasa, K., Semple, K. T., Patel, D., Swingler, S. G., Leeson, A. (ed.) & Alleman, BC. (ed.), 1999, p. 259-264. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  247. Published

    Bioremediation potential of PAHs in compost.

    Reid, B. J., Jones, K. C., Semple, K. T., Fermor, T. R., Leeson, A. (ed.) & Alleman, BC. (ed.), 1999, p. 25-30. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  248. Published

    Can bioavailability of PAHs be assessed by a chemical means?

    Reid, B. J., Jones, K. C., Semple, K. T., Leeson, A. (ed.) & Alleman, BC. (ed.), 1999, p. 253-258. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  249. Published

    Temporal chances in the bioavailability of PAHs in soils.

    Semple, K. T., Stokes, J., Reid, B. J., Leeson, A. (ed.) & Alleman, BC. (ed.), 1999, p. 247-252. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  250. Published

    The fate of chlorinated organic pollutants in a reed-bed system.

    MacLeod, C. J. A., Reid, B. J., Semple, K. T., Leeson, A. (ed.) & Alleman, BC. (ed.), 1999, p. 109-114. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  251. 1998
  252. Published

    Feasibility of using prokaryote biosensors to assess acute toxicity of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.

    Reid, B. J., Semple, K. T., Macleod, C. J., Weitz, H. J. & Paton, G. I., 15/12/1998, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 169, 2, p. 227-233 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  253. Published

    Evaluation of spiking procedures for the introduction of poorly water soluble contaminants into soil.

    Reid, B. J., Northcott, G. L., Jones, K. C. & Semple, K. T., 10/1998, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 32, 20, p. 3224-3227 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  254. Published

    Factors affecting the mineralization of [U-C-14]benzene in spent mushroom substrate}.

    Semple, K. T., Watts, N. U. & Fermor, T. R., 15/07/1998, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 164, 2, p. 317-321 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  255. Published

    Influence of temperature on the mineralisation of [UL-14C]benzene in spent mushroom compost.

    Semple, K. T., Watts, N. U. & Fermor, T. R., 07/1998, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 164, 2, p. 317-321 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  256. Published

    Heterotrophic growth on phenolic mixtures by Ochromonas danica.

    Semple, K. T., 01/1998, In: Research in Microbiology. 149, 1, p. 65-72 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  257. Published

    Prediction of bioavailability of persistent organic pollutants by a novel extraction technique.

    Reid, B. J., Semple, K. T. & Jones, K. C., 1998, p. 889-890. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  258. 1997
  259. Published

    Enhanced mineralization of UL-C-14-pentachlorophenol by mushroom composts.

    Semple, K. T. & Fermor, T. R., 12/1997, In: Research in Microbiology. 148, 9, p. 795-798 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  260. Published

    Degradation of phenol and its methylated homologues by Ochromonas danica.

    Semple, K. T. & Cain, R. B., 07/1997, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 152, 1, p. 133-139 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  261. Published

    Biodegradation of phenols by a eukaryotic alga.

    Semple, K. T., 05/1997, In: Research in Microbiology. 148, 4, p. 365-367 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  262. 1996
  263. Published

    Biodegradation of phenols by the alga Ochromonas danica.

    Semple, K. T. & Cain, R. B., 04/1996, In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 62, 4, p. 1265-1273 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  264. Published

    Organic chemicals in contaminated land : analysis, significance and research priorities.

    Jones, K. C., Alcock, R. E., Johnson, D. L., Semple, K. T. & Woolgar, P. J., 1996, In: Land Contamination and Reclamation. 4, 3, p. 189-198 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  265. 1995
  266. Published

    Metabolism of phenols by Ochromonas-danica.

    Semple, K. T. & Cain, R. B., 15/11/1995, In: FEMS Microbiology Letters. 133, 3, p. 253-257 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

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