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Research Output 1993 2019

1993
18 Citations (Scopus)

Factors affecting solid-phase extraction of semi-volatile organic pollutants from acidic industrial effluent for analysis by gas chromatography

Deans, I. S., Davidson, C., Littlejohn, D. & Brown, I., Nov 1993, In : Analyst. 118, 11, p. 1375-1382 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic pollutants
Solid Phase Extraction
Chloroform
Sorbents
organic pollutant
1994
271 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a sequential extraction procedure for the speciation of heavy metals in sediments

Davidson, C., Thomas, R. P., McVey, S. E., Perala, R., Littlejohn, D. & Ure, A. M., 20 Jun 1994, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 291, 3, p. 277-286 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy Metals
Sediments
heavy metal
Atomic absorption spectrometry
spectrometry
19 Citations (Scopus)

Extraction of ergosterol from peaty soils and determination by high performance liquid chromatography

Anderson, P., Davidson, C., Littlejohn, D., Ure, A. M., Shand, C. A. & Cheshire, M. V., May 1994, In : Talanta. 41, 5, p. 711-720 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ergosterol
High performance liquid chromatography
Soil
High Pressure Liquid Chromatography
Soils
154 Citations (Scopus)

Three-stage sequential extraction procedure for the determination of metals in river sediments

Thomas, R. P., Ure, A. M., Davidson, C. M., Littlejohn, D., Rauret, G., Rubio, R. & López-Sánchez, J. F., 28 Feb 1994, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 286, 3, p. 423-429 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroxylamine
Rivers
Acetic Acid
fluvial deposit
Sediments
1995
42 Citations (Scopus)

Determination and speciation of heavy metals in sediments from the Cumbrian coast, NW England, UK

Belazi, A. U., Davisdon, C., Keating, G. E. & Littlejohn, D., Mar 1995, In : Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. 10, 3, p. 233-240 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vanadium
Chromium
Heavy Metals
Coastal zones
Manganese
50 Citations (Scopus)
Atomic absorption spectrometry
Chromium
Resins
Water
Complexation
14 Citations (Scopus)

Radiocaesium in an organic soil and the effect of treatment with the fungicide ‘Captan’

Shand, C. A., Cheshire, M. V., Smith, S., Campbell, C. D., Anderson, P., Davidson, C. M., Littlejohn, D. & Jamieson, N., Mar 1995, In : Plant and Soil. 170, 2, p. 315-322 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

captan
fungicide
organic soils
organic soil
fungicides
1996
14 Citations (Scopus)
Bivalvia
Radioisotopes
Coastal zones
radionuclide
Sediments
33 Citations (Scopus)

The determination of caesium and silver in soil and fungal fruiting bodies by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometry

Anderson, P., Davidson, C. M., Littlejohn, D., Ure, A. M., Shand, C. A. & Cheshire, M. V., 20 Jun 1996, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 327, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungal Fruiting Bodies
Atomic absorption spectrometry
Cesium
cesium
fruiting
1997
8 Citations (Scopus)

The translocation of caesium and silver by fungi in some Scottish soils

Anderson, P., Davidson, C. M., Littlejohn, D., Ure, A. M., Shand, C. A. & Cheshire, M. V., 1997, In : Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis . 28, 6-8, p. 635-650 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ergosterol
cesium
silver
translocation
fungus
1998
297 Citations (Scopus)
contaminated land
Heavy Metals
Toxicity
Metals
heavy metal
19 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of techniques for the analysis of industrial soils by atomic spectrometry

Anderson, P., Davidson, C. M., Littlejohn, D., Ure, A. M., Garden, L. M. & Marshall, J., 1998, In : International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry. 71, 1, p. 19-40 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectrometry
spectrometry
spectroscopy
Spectrum Analysis
Soil
3 Citations (Scopus)

Extraction of benzene, toluene, ethyl benzene, xylene and cumene from soil using methanol at elevated temperature and pressure

Meney, K. M., Davidson, C. M., Littlejohn, D., Cotton, N. J. & Fields, B., Jun 1998, In : Analytical Communications . 35, 6, p. 173-175 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xylenes
Ethylbenzene
Toluene
Solvent extraction
Benzene
18 Citations (Scopus)
Xylenes
Ethylbenzene
BTEX
Solid Phase Extraction
Toluene
1999
3 Citations (Scopus)

A preliminary investigation of the operational and isotopic speciation of uranium in sediments

Howe, S. E., Davidson, C. M. & McCartney, M., Mar 1999, In : Fresenius' Journal of Analytical Chemistry . 363, 5-6, p. 582-584 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uranium
Sediments
Ports and harbors
Weights and Measures
46 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of sample preparation on the operational speciation of cadmium and lead in a freshwater sediment

Davidson, C. M., Wilson, L. E. & Ure, A. M. ., 1 Jan 1999, In : Fresenius' Journal of Analytical Chemistry . 363, 1, p. 134-136 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ovens
Fresh Water
Cadmium
Sediments
Atomic absorption spectrometry
1327 Citations (Scopus)

Improvement of the BCR three step sequential extraction procedure prior to the certification of new sediment and soil reference materials

Rauret, G., Lopez-Sanchez, J. F., Sahuquillo, A., Rubio, R., Davidson, C., Ure, A. & Quevauviller, P., Feb 1999, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 1, 1, p. 57-61 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Certification
certification
Soil
sediment analysis
sediment
11 Citations (Scopus)
Uranium
Sediments
Phosphates
Nitric Acid
Hydroxylamine
81 Citations (Scopus)
Soil
Soils
Atomic absorption spectrometry
Manganese
Names
11 Citations (Scopus)

The nature of corrosion products in lead pipes used to supply drinking water to the City of Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Peters, N. J., Davidson, C. M., Britton, A. & Robertson, S. J., Mar 1999, In : Fresenius' Journal of Analytical Chemistry . 363, 5-6, p. 562-565 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corrosion
Scotland
Water supply
Drinking Water
Spectrometry
320 Citations (Scopus)

Use of a certified reference material for extractable trace metals to assess sources of uncertainty in the BCR three-stage sequential extraction procedure

Sahuquillo, A., Lopez-Sanchez, J. F., Rubio, R., Rauret, G., Thomas, R. P., Davidson, C. M. & Ure, A. M., 1 Mar 1999, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 382, 3, p. 317-327 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxalic Acid
Hydroxylamine
Uncertainty
trace metal
Metals
2000
310 Citations (Scopus)

Application of a modified BCR sequential extraction (three-step) procedure for the determination of extractable trace metal contents in a sewage sludge amended soil reference material (CRM 483), complemented by a three-year stability study of acetic acid and EDTA extractable metal content

Rauret, G., Lopez-Sanchez, J. F., Sahuquillo, A., Barahona, E., Lachica, M., Ure, A. M., Davidson, C., Gomez, A., Luck, D., Bacon, J., Yli-Halla, M., Muntau, H. & Quevauviller, P., 2000, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 2, 3, p. 228-233 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage
EDTA
Edetic Acid
Acetic Acid
acetic acid
28 Citations (Scopus)

Column leaching and sorption experiments to assess the mobility of potentially toxic elements in industrially contaminated land

Anderson, P., Davidson, C., Duncan, A. L., Littlejohn, D., Ure, A. M. & Garden, L. M., 2000, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 2, 3, p. 234-239 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

contaminated land
Poisons
sorption
Metals
leaching
92 Citations (Scopus)

Novel SERS-active optical fibers prepared by the immobilization of silver colloidal particles

Polwart, E., Keir, R. L., Davidson, C., Smith, W. E. & Sadler, D. A., 2000, In : Applied Spectroscopy. 54, 4, p. 522-527 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

immobilization
Raman scattering
Optical fibers
Silver
optical fibers
20 Citations (Scopus)
Phosphoric acid
Radioisotopes
Coastal zones
radionuclide
Sediments
2001
61 Citations (Scopus)
Manganese
Ultrasonics
Zinc
Copper
manganese
2002
22 Citations (Scopus)
Uranium
Sediments
Chemical analysis
Anion Exchange Resins
Nuclear fuels
2003
286 Citations (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Fractionation
Manganese
Hydroxylamine
Zinc
Copper
2004
38 Citations (Scopus)
863 Downloads (Pure)

Should acid ammonium oxalate replace hydroxylammonium chloride in step 2 of the revised BCR sequential extraction protocol for soil and sediment?

Davidson, C. M., Hursthouse, A. S., Tognarelli, D. M., Ure, A. M. & Urquhart, G. J., 22 Apr 2004, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 508, 2, p. 193-199 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxalic Acid
Hydroxylamine
Oxalates
oxalate
Sediments
20 Citations (Scopus)
42 Downloads (Pure)

Surface analysis and depth profiling of corrosion products formed in lead pipes used to supply low alkalinity drinking water

Davidson, C. M., Peters, N. J., Britton, A., Brady, L., Gardiner, P. H. E. & Lewis, B. D., Feb 2004, In : Water Science and Technology. 49, 2, p. 49-54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Depth profiling
Surface analysis
Alkalinity
Potable water
alkalinity
2005
18 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

The long-term environmental behaviour of strontium and barium released from former mine workings in the granites of the Sunart region of Scotland, UK

Davidson, C. M., Gibson, M. D., Hamilton, E., MacGillivary, B. H., Reglinski, J. & Rezabal, E., Feb 2005, In : Chemosphere. 58, 6, p. 793-798 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strontium
barium
Barium
strontium
Rivers
2006
105 Citations (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)

Fractionation of potentially toxic elements in urban soils from five European cities by means of a harmonised sequential extraction procedure

Davidson, C. M., Urquhart, G. J., Ajmone-Marsan, F., Biasioli, M., da Costa Duarte, A., Díaz-Barrientos, E., Grčman, H., Hossack, I., Hursthouse, A. S., Madrid, L., Rodrigues, S. & Zupan, M., Feb 2006, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 565, 1, p. 63-72 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Poisons
Fractionation
Manganese
Zinc
Copper
51 Citations (Scopus)

Mercury in urban soils: a comparison of local spatial variability in six European cities

Rodrigues, S., Pereira, M. E., Duarte, A. C., Ajmone-Marsan, F., Davidson, C. M., Grčman, H., Hossack, I., Hursthouse, A. S., Ljung, K., Martini, C., Otabbong, E., Reinoso, R., Ruiz-Cortés, E., Urquhart, G. J. & Vrscaj, B., 5 Jun 2006, In : Science of the Total Environment. 368, 2-3, p. 926-936 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
Soils
soil
Sampling
Atomic absorption spectrometry
59 Citations (Scopus)
426 Downloads (Pure)

Variability in concentrations of potentially toxic elements in urban parks from six European cities

Madrid, L., Diaz-Barrientos, E., Ruiz-Cortes, E., Reinoso, R., Biasioli, M., Davidson, C., Duarte, A. C., Grcman, H., Hossack, I., Hursthouse, A. S., Kralj, T., Ljung, K., Otabbong, E., Rodrigues, S., Urquhart, G. J. & Ajmone-Marsanb, F., 26 Sep 2006, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 8, 11, p. 1158-1165 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Poisons
Soil
Chromium
Nickel
chromium
2007
43 Citations (Scopus)
Poisons
Soil
Metals
Edetic Acid
Soils
4 Citations (Scopus)

Quality and comparability of measurement of potentially toxic elements in urban soils by a group of European laboratories

Davidson, C. M., Nordon, A., Urquhart, G. J., Ajmone-Marsan, F., Biasioli, M., Duarte, A. C., Diaz-Barrientos, E., Grcman, H., Hodnik, A., Hossack, I., Hursthouse, A. S., Ljung, K., Madrid, F., Otabbong, E. & Rodrigues, S., 2007, In : International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry. 87, 8, p. 589-601 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban soils
Poisons
quality control
chromium
nickel
129 Citations (Scopus)

Soil pollution by PAHs in urban soils: a comparison of three European cities

Morillo, E., Romero, A. S., Maqueda, C., Madrid, L., Ajmone-Marsan, F., Grcman, H., Davidson, C., Hursthouse, A. S. & Villaverde, J., 2007, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 9, 9, p. 1001-1008 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Pollution
soil pollution
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
PAH
Soil
2008
12 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a low-cost method of analysis for the qualitative and quantitative analysis of butyltins in environmental samples.

Bangkedphol, S., Keenan, H. E., Davidson, C. M., Sakultantimetha, A. & Songsasen, A., Dec 2008, In : Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part A. 43, 14, p. 1744-1551 193 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

High performance liquid chromatography
Hexane
Sediments
Chemical analysis
Costs
403 Citations (Scopus)

Is there a future for sequential chemical extraction?

Bacon, J. R. & Davidson, C. M., 2008, In : Analyst. 133, 1, p. 25-46 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Arsenic
Selenium
Microwaves
Mercury
111 Citations (Scopus)

Metals in particle-size fractions of the soils of five European cities

Ajmone-Marsan, F., Biasioli, M., Kralj, T., Grcman, H., Davidson, C. M., Hursthouse, A. S., Madrid, L. & Rodrigues, S., Mar 2008, In : Environmental Pollution. 152, 1, p. 73-81 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particle Size
Soil
Metals
Particle size
Soils
2009
41 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic spectrometry update. Environmental analysis

Butler, O. T., Cook, J. M., Davidson, C. M., Harrington, C. F. & Miles, D. L., 2009, In : Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. 24, 2, p. 131-177 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectrometry
Metalloids
Electronic mail
Laser ablation
Air

Development and application of an analytical method for the determination of partition coefficients of tributyltin in the Forth and Clyde canal, Glasgow, Scotland

Bangkedphol, S., Keenan, H. E., Davidson, C. M., Dyer, M., Sakultantimetha, A. & Songsasen, A., 13 Jul 2009, In : Journal of ASTM International. 6, 7, p. 1-13 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scotland
Canals
Hexanes
Hexane
Water
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of EDTA on the fractionation and uptake by Taraxacum officinale of potentially toxic elements in soil from former chemical manufacturing sites

Mossop, K. F., Davidson, C. M., Ure, A. M., Shand, C. A. & Hillier, S. J., Jul 2009, In : Plant and Soil. 320, 1-2, p. 117-129 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taraxacum officinale
EDTA (chelating agent)
EDTA
fractionation
manufacturing
18 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of anthropogenic and natural geochemical factors on urban soil quality variability: a comparison between Glasgow, UK and Aveiro, Portugal

Rodrigues, S., Urquhart, G. J., Hossack, I., Pereira, M. E., Duarte, A. C., Davidson, C. M., Hursthouse, A. S. & Tucker, P., Jun 2009, In : Environmental Chemistry Letters. 7, 2, p. 141-148 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil quality
Soils
Metals
metal
soil property
28 Citations (Scopus)

The partition behavior of tributyltin and prediction of environmental fate, persistence and toxicity in aquatic environments

Bangkedphol, S., Keenan, H. E., Davidson, C. M., Sakultantimetha, A. & Songsasen, A., Nov 2009, In : Chemosphere. 77, 10, p. 1326-1332 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental fate
tributyltin
Salinity
partition coefficient
aquatic environment
70 Citations (Scopus)

The variability of polychlorinated biphenyls levels in urban soils from five European cities

Cachada, A., Lopes, L. V., Hursthouse, A. S., Biasioli, M., Grcman, H., Otabbong, E., Davidson, C. M. & Duarte, A. C., Feb 2009, In : Environmental Pollution. 157, 2, p. 511-518 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polychlorinated Biphenyls
Polychlorinated biphenyls
Soil
Soils
Volatilization
2010
31 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic spectrometry update. environmental analysis

Butler, O. T., Cairns, W., Cook, J. M. & Davidson, C., 2010, In : Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. 25, p. 103-141 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectrometry
Soils
Poisons
Electronic mail
Laser ablation

Case study for sustainable management of Tributyltin contamination in the environment

Bangkedphol, S., Keenan, H., Davidson, C. & Songsasen, A., Jan 2010, p. 545-545. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

tributyltin
contamination
51 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancement of tributyltin degradation under natural light by N-doped TiO2 photocatalyst

Bangkedphol, S., Keenan, H., Davidson, C., Sakultantimetha, A., Sirisaksoontorn, W. & Songsasen, A., 15 Dec 2010, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 184, 1-3, p. 533-537 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tributyltin
Photocatalysts
Nitrogen
Light
Degradation
64 Citations (Scopus)
533 Downloads (Pure)

Extractability and mobility of mercury from agricultural soils surrounding industrial and mining contaminated areas

Reis, A. T., Rodrigues, S. M., Davidson, C. M., Pereira, E. & Duarte, A. C., Dec 2010, In : Chemosphere. 81, 11, p. 1369-1377 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Mercury
agricultural soil
Soil
Soils
Fractionation