John Beardall

Emeritus Prof

1975 …2020
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Biography

John works in the School of Biological Sciences at Monash University as a Professor

John is an algal ecophysiologist and his primary research is on the impacts of global change on the algae that form the basis of most freshwater and marine food chains. He studies the effects of ocean acidification on primary productivity of algae and is also involved in studies of factors driving the growth and toxicity of cyanobacteria that cause problem blooms in inland waterways.

John's lab also has interests in more applied aspects of algal biology, such as using algae for bioremediation of heavy-metal-contaminated water, and growing algae for biofuels and other useful products.


Research area keywords

  • Algae
  • Photosynthesis
  • CO2 Sequestration
  • Climate Change

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2000 2020

Research Output 1975 2019

Bacterial fermentation and respiration processes are uncoupled in anoxic permeable sediments

Kessler, A. J., Chen, Y-J., Waite, D. W., Hutchinson, T. F., Koh, S., Popa, M. E., Beardall, J., Hugenholtz, P., Cook, P. & Greening, C. A., 11 Mar 2019, In : Nature Microbiology. 4, 6, p. 1014–1023 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Effects of ocean acidification on marine photosynthetic organisms under the concurrent influences of warming, UV radiation, and deoxygenation

Gao, K., Beardall, J., Hader, D-P., Hall-Spencer, J. M., Gao, G. & Hutchins, D. A., 18 Jun 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6, JUN, 18 p., 322.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Green algal molecular responses to temperature stress

Barati, B., Gan, S. Y., Lim, P. E., Beardall, J. & Phang, S. M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Acta Physiologiae Plantarum. 41, 2, 19 p., 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

High copper and UVR synergistically reduce the photochemical activity in the marine diatom Skeletonema costatum

Zhu, Z., Wu, Y., Xu, J. & Beardall, J., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology. 192, p. 97-102 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Intra-strain Variability in the Effects of Temperature on UV-B Sensitivity of Cyanobacteria

Islam, M. A., Beardall, J. & Cook, P., 2019, In : Photochemistry and Photobiology. 95, 1, p. 306-314 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review