Craig Pooley

Craig Pooley

Craig's MRes project (joint funded by Swansea University and Marine Harvest Scotland) examined methods for improving the survival of juvenile lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus) from egg to weaned fry.

Supervisors: Professor Carlos Garcia de Leaniz and Professor Sonia Consuegra

Hannah Cole

Hannah Cole

Hannah looked at improving the captive breeding of the endangered freshwater pearl mussel for her MSc research project. The optimal diet for rearing juvenile freshwater pearl mussels in captivity is unknown, so Hannah was investigating the best diet for growth and survival of juveniles. 

Supervisor: Dr Gethin Thomas

Georgia Williams

Georgia Williams

Georgia investigated the metabolite profile of red algae, Porphyridium purpureum. The aim was to use different metabolomic techniques to determine the change in metabolite production under UVA/UVB stress conditions and identify potential useful products that can be utilised in industrial biotechnology.

Supervisors: Dr Carole LlewellynDr Claudio Fuentes Grunewald and Dr Alla Silkina

Myo Naung

Myo Naung

Myo developed a rapid molecular screening method for the detection of microsporidia in cleaner fish as part of his MRes.

Supervisors: Professor Sonia Consuegra and Professor Carlos Garcia de Leaniz