Organization profile

Organisation profile

The UWA Oceans Institute brings together the strength of UWA's researchers into a multidisciplinary, integrated research focus. The goal is to capitalise on UWA's existing research strengths – in areas such as oceanography, ecology, engineering, resource management, and governance – and utilise them to deliver Ocean Solutions for Humanity's Grand Challenges.

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Soils Engineering & Materials Science
Clay Engineering & Materials Science
Centrifuges Engineering & Materials Science
reefs Agriculture & Biology
reef Earth & Environmental Sciences
Anchors Engineering & Materials Science
clay Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sand Engineering & Materials Science

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Zach Aman

Person: Teaching & Research


Projects 1999 2021

Research Output 1992 2018

A database of chlorophyll a in Australian waters

Davies, C. H. , Ajani, P. , Armbrecht, L. , Atkins, N. , Baird, M. E. , Beard, J. , Bonham, P. , Burford, M. , Clementson, L. , Coad, P. , Crawford, C. , Dela-Cruz, J. , Doblin, M. A. , Edgar, S. , Eriksen, R. , Everett, J. D. , Furnas, M. , Harrison, D. P. , Hassler, C. , Henschke, N. & 29 others Hoenner, X., Ingleton, T., Jameson, I., Keesing, J., Leterme, S. C., James McLaughlin, M., Miller, M., Moffatt, D., Moss, A., Nayar, S., Patten, N. L., Patten, R., Pausina, S. A., Proctor, R., Raes, E., Robb, M., Rothlisberg, P., Saeck, E. A., Scanes, P., Suthers, I. M., Swadling, K. M., Talbot, S., Thompson, P., Thomson, P. G., Uribe-Palomino, J., Van Ruth, P., Waite, A. M., Wright, S. & Richardson, A. J. 20 Feb 2018 In : Scientific Data. 5, 180018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chlorophyll a
1 Citations

A decade of the World Register of Marine Species – General insights and experiences from the Data Management Team: Where are we, what have we learned and how can we continue?

Vandepitte, L., Vanhoorne, B., Decock, W., Vranken, S., Lanssens, T., Dekeyzer, S., Verfaille, K., Horton, T., Kroh, A., Hernandez, F. & Mees, J. 1 Apr 2018 In : PLoS ONE. 13, 4, e0194599

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Information management
Anniversaries and Special Events

Adriatic storm surges and related cross-basin sea-level slope

Međugorac, I., Orlić, M., Janeković, I., Pasarić, Z. & Pasarić, M. 1 May 2018 In : Journal of Marine Systems. 181, p. 79-90 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

storm surge
sea level


Bioturbation by bandicoots facilitates seedling growth by altering soil properties: dataset

Valentine, L. (Creator), Ruthrof, K. X. (Creator), Fisher, R. (Creator), Hardy, G. (Creator), Hobbs, R. (Creator), Fleming, P. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 2018



Effects of Tabu Harvest Duration and Intensity on the Protection of Fijian Fish Populations; UVC

Bond, T. (Creator), Birt, M. (Creator), Saunders, B. (Creator), Driessen, D. (Creator), Fullwood, L. (Creator), Harvey, E. (Creator), The University of Western Australia, 28 Feb 2013



2014 Best Publication Awards

Wenhua Zhao (Recipient), 1 Dec 2014

Prize/award: Prize

2015 Best PhD Thesis Awards

Wenhua Zhao (Recipient), 1 Jun 2015

Prize/award: Prize

Activities 1986 2018

  • 9 Membership of professional association
  • 6 Oral presentation
  • 2 Visiting an external academic institution
  • 1 Consultancy


Environmental Systems (ENSC3013)

Charitha Pattiaratchi

23/02/15 → …

Teaching unit (UWA): Course

Offshore Geomechanics

Britta Bienen, Sam Stanier & Yinghui Tian


Teaching unit (UWA): Course

Press / Media

Pearl farming

Marie-Lise Schlappy


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media