Professor Ian Hawes


Qualifications: PhD

Research Interests

Antarctic Aquatic Ecosystems

NZ Lakes

Teaching Commitments


Biology; Oceanography

Geobiology, microbial ecology, plant physiology, limnology.

Recent Publications

  • Ha, N. T., Manley-Harris, M., Pham, T. D., & Hawes, I. (2020). A Comparative Assessment of Ensemble-Based Machine Learning and Maximum Likelihood Methods for Mapping Seagrass Using Sentinel-2 Imagery in Tauranga Harbor, New Zealand. Remote Sensing, 12(3), 355. doi:10.3390/rs12030355

  • Biessy, L., Smith, K. F., Harwood, D. T., Boundy, M. J., Hawes, I., & Wood, S. A. (2019). Spatial variability and depuration of tetrodotoxin in the bivalve Paphies australis from New Zealand. Toxicon: X, 2. doi:10.1016/j.toxcx.2019.100008

  • Matys, E. D., Mackey, T., Grettenberger, C., Mueller, E., Sumner, D. Y., Hawes, I., & Summons, R. E. (2019). Bacteriohopanepolyols across environmental gradients in Lake Vanda, Antarctica. Geobiology. doi:10.1111/gbi.12335

  • Biessy, L., Boundy, M. J., Smith, K. F., Harwood, D. T., Hawes, I., & Wood, S. A. (2019). Tetrodotoxin in marine bivalves and edible gastropods: A mini-review. Chemosphere, 236, 10 pages. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.124404

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Contact Details

Phone: +64 7 5785927
Cellphone: +64 21 02281494