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National Center for Mariculture

Amir Neori

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Senior Scientist

Ph.D. 1986, University of California - Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA
At IOLR since 1986

Research interests:
Algae, water quality, biofilters, sustainable mariculture development; Integrated multi-trophic aquaculture (IMTA), greenwater and periphyton in aquaculture; drip irrigation culture of macroalgae and algal mats. 

Selected publications:

Baghel, R. S., Trivedi, N., Gupta, V., Neori, A. Reddy, C. R. K., Lali, A., & Jha, B. (2015). Biorefining of marine macroalgal biomass for production of biofuel and commodity chemicals. Green Chemistry 17:24362443.

Neori, A. (2013). 'Greenwater' aquaculture. World Aquaculture 44 (2):26-30.

Neori, A., Nobre, A.M. (2012). Relationship between trophic level and economics in aquaculture. Aquacult. Econ. Manag. 16:40-67

Neori, A., Mendola, D. (2012). An anaerobic slurry module for solids digestion and denitrification in recirculating, minimal discharge marine fish culture systems. J. World Aquacult. Soc. 43:859-868.

Msuya, F.E. and Neori, A. (2010). The performance and chemical composition of spray-irrigated seaweed Ulva lactuca as a crop and as a biofilter of fishpond effluents. J. Phycol . 46:813-817.

Neori, A., Krom, M.D. and van Rijn, J. (2007). Biogeochemical processes in intensive zero-effluent marine fish culture with recirculating aerobic and anaerobic biofilters. J. Exp.Mar.Biol. Ecol. 349:235-247.

Neori, A., Chopin, T., Troell, M., Buschmann, A.H., Kraemer, G.P., Halling, C., Shpigel, M. and Yarish, C. (2004). Integrated aquaculture: rationale, evolution and state of the art. Aquaculture 231:361-391.

Troell, M., Halling, C., Neori, A., Chopin, T., Buschmann, A.H., Kautsky, N. and Yarish, C. (2003). Integrated mariculture: asking the right questions. Aquaculture 226:69-90.

Neori, A., Shpigel, M. and Ben-Ezra, D. (2000). A sustainable integrated system for culture of fish, seaweed and abalone. Aquaculture 186:279-291.

Gordon, N., Angel, D. L., Neori, A. and Kimor, B. (1994). Heterotrophic dinoflagellates with symbiotic cyanobacteria and N-limitation in the Gulf of Aqaba. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 107:83-88.

Shpigel M., Neori, A., Popper, D.M. and Gordin, H. (1993). A proposed model for "environmentally clean" land-based culture of fish, bivalves and seaweed. Aquaculture 117; 115-128.

Cohen, I. and Neori, A. (1991). Ulva lactuca biofilters for marine fishpond effluents. I. Ammonia uptake kinetics and nitrogen content. Bot. Mar . 34; 475-482.

Neori, A., Vernet, M., Holm Hansen, O. and Haxo, F.T. (1988). Comparison of chlorophyll far red and red fluorescence excitation spectra with photosynthetic action spectra in algae. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser . 44:297-302.

Neori, A. and Holm Hansen, O. (1982). Effect of temperature on rate of photosynthesis in Antarctic phytoplankton. Polar Biol . 1:33-38. 
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