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Refereed Journal Articles: *Corresponding author

Articles under review/ in submission:

  • Wu, R.B., Sin, E.Y.Y., Cai, L., Wang, Y.J., Hu, M.H., Liu, X.S., Xu, W.Z., Kwan, K.Y., Goncalves, D., Chan, B.K.K., Zhang, K., Chua, S.L., Chan, L.L., Fang, J.K.H.*, Leung, K.M.Y.* (in preparation). Chiral pharmaceutical residues in edible oysters along the Chinese coastline and associated risks to human health and wildlife. Environmental Science & Technology

  • Zhao, Z., Bradford, T.E.*, Yung, M.N.N., Lau, E.T.C., Liu, P., Lo, C.C., Astudillo, J.C., Leung, K.M.Y.* (in preparation). Marine restoration through biofiltration: Selection of suitable bivalves under different salinities and microalgal food sources. Regional Studies in Marine Science

  • Huang, Q, Li, L.-G., Deng, Yu, Leung, K.M.Y., Zhang, T.* (in preparation). Community-based quantitative microbial source tracking across diverse environments using machine-learning classification. Environmental Science & Technology.

  • Lai, N.L.S., Zhang, X.-H., Sham, R.C.-T., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.*, Lam, J.C.W.* (in preparation). Assessment of organophosphorus flame retardants and plasticizers in a coastal marine food web. Journal of Hazardous Materials.   

  • Wang, L., Li, Y.-A., Leung, K.M.Y., Sheng, G.-P.* (in preparation). Facet-dependent photodegradation of extracellular antibiotic resistance genes by hematite nanoparticles in river water under visible light. Environmental Science & Technology

  • Zhao, L.-H., Teng, M.-M.*, Zhao, X.-L., Li, Y.X., Sun, J.-Q., Zhao, W.-T., Ruan Y.-F., Leung, K.M.Y. , Wu, F.-C. (under review). Insight into the binding model of per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances to proteins and membranes. Environment International.

  • Wang, Q., Ruan, Y.-F.*, Jin, L.-J., Kot, B.C.W., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (under review). Temporal trends and suspect screening of halogenated flame retardants and their metabolites in blubbers of cetaceans stranded in Hong Kong waters during 2013−2020. Environmental Science & Technology

  • Zhou, G.J.*, Lai, R.W.S., Kim, M.S., Kim, M.S., Lee, Y.H., Lee, J.S., Leung, K.M.Y.* (under review). Retinoic acids can hinder molting and development of the marine copepod Tigriopus japonicus as revealed by transcriptomics.  Environmental Science & Technology

  • Han, J.-R., Li, W.-X., Bao, S.-Y., Yang, Y., Zhang, X.-W.*, Zhang, X.-R.*, Zhang, T., Leung, K.M.Y. (under review). UV-based advanced oxidation processes in antibiotic resistance control: Efficiencies, influencing factors, and energy consumption. Engineering

  • Wang, Q., Ruan, Y.-F.*, Jin, L.-J., Tao, L.S.R., Lai, H., Li, G.-F., Yeung, L.W.Y., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (under review). Legacy and emerging per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in a subtropical marine food web: Suspect screening, isomer profile, and identification of analytical interference. Environmental Science & Technology

  • Liu, M.-Y., Zheng, H.-W., Cai, M.-G.*, Leung, K.M.Y., Yan, M., Zhang, Z.-F., Zhang, K., Chen, M., Ke, H.-W. (under review). Ocean stratification impacts on dissolved polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs): From global observation to deep learning. Environmental Science & Technology

  • Sun, J., Rene, E.R., Tao, D.-Y., Lu, Y.-C., Jin, Q.-Q., Lam, J.C.H., Leung, K.M.Y., He, Y.-H.* (under review). A review on the degradation mechanisms of organic UV filters in the water environment. Water Research.

  • Lai, R.W.S.*, Zhou, G.J., Yung, M.M.N., Djurišić, A.B., Leung, K.M.Y.* (under review). Interactive effects of temperature and salinity on toxicity of zinc oxide nanoparticles towards the marine mussel Xenostrobus securis. Science of the Total Environment.

  • Cheung, C.Y., Leung, R.K.L., Law, C.S.W., Cheng, M.C.F., Leung, P.T.Y., Astudillo, J.C.*, Leung, K.M.Y.* (under review). Juvenile fish communities in coastal soft-bottom and shallow water habitats at the Tolo Harbour and Channel in Hong Kong, South China. Regional Studies in Marine Science

  • Shen, M.-C., Liu, G.-J.*, Zhou, L., Liu, R.-J., Yin, H., Hu, Y.-Y., Arifa, M., Leung, K.M.Y. (under review). A comprehensive risk assessment of general residents’ indoor and outdoor exposure to non-dioxin-like and dioxin-like PCBs in Hefei, an industrial city in China. Journal of Hazardous Materials

  • Song, F.-H., Li, T.-T., Wu, F.-C.*, Leung, K.M.Y., Hur, J., Zho, L.-F., Bai, Y.-C., Zhao, X.-L., He, W., Ruan, M.-Q. (major revision). Molecular-level insights into the temperature-dependent evolution of biochar-derived dissolved black carbon and its interaction mechanisms with polyvinyl chloride microplastics. Environmental Science & Technology

  • Li, A.J., Lai, R.W.S.*, Zhou, G.-J., Leung, P.T.Y., Zeng, E.Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (minor revision). Joint effects of temperature and copper exposure on developmental and gene-expression responses of the marine copepod Tigriopus japonicus. Ecotoxicology

Published journal articles:

2023/ in press

  • [269] Hu, C.G., Yue, F.G., Zhan, H.C., Leung, K.M.Y., Zhang, R.Q., Gu, W.H., Liu, H.W., Chen, A.F., Cao, Y., Wang, X.M.*, Xie, Z.Q.* (2023). Homologous series of n-alkanes and fatty acids in the summer atmosphere from the Bering Sea to the western North Pacific. Atmospheric Research, 106633. [IF: 5.965]

  • [268] Sun, J.-Q., Teng, M.-M., Zhu, W.-T., Leung, K.M.Y., Wu, F.-C.* (2023). Paternal inheritance is an important, but overlooked, factor affecting the adverse effects of microplastics and nanoplastics on subsequent generations. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 71: 991–993 [IF: 5.895]

  • [267] Lao, J.Y., Huang, G.L., Zhang, K., Wang, Q., Xu, S.P., Ruan, Y.F.*, Wu, J.X., Leung, K.M.Y., Zeng, E.Y., Huang, B.S., Lam, P.K.S.* (2023). Anthropogenic impacts on organophosphate ester loads to an urban estuary in South China. ACS ES&T Water 3: 203-212. [IF: Not yet available as a new journal]

  • [266] Yan, Z.-F., Feng, C.-L.*, Leung, K.M.Y., Lui, Y., Wang, J.D., Jin, X.W., Wu, F.-C.* (2023). Insights into the geographical distribution, bioaccumulation characteristics and ecological risks of organophosphate esters. Journal of Hazardous Materials 445: 130517. [IF: 14.224]

  • [265] Hu, C.-G., Zhan, H., Gu, W., Liu, H., Zhang, R., Chen, A., Yue, F., Leung, K.M.Y., Wang, X., Xie, Z.-Q.* (2023). Spatiotemporal distribution and influencing factors of secondary organic aerosols in the summer atmosphere from the Bering Sea to the western North Pacific. Science of the Total Environment 859: 160138. [IF: 10.753]

  • [264] Au, M.F.F., Au, H.M., Chu, W.K.V., Kwok, C.K., Cheung, S.G., Leung, K.M.Y., Qiu, J.W.* (2023). Spatial distribution, abundance, seasonality and environmental relationship of amphioxus in subtropical Hong Kong waters. Regional Studies in Marine Science 57: 102726. [IF: 2.166]


  • [263] Lai, R.W.S., Zhou, G.J.*, Kang, H.-M., Jeong, C.-B., Djurišić, A.B., Lee, J.-S., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Contrasting toxicity of polystyrene nanoplastics to the rotifer Brachionus koreanus in the presence of zinc oxide nanoparticles and zinc ions. Aquatic Toxicology 253: 106332. [IF: 5.202]

  • [262] Sun, J.-Q., Teng, M.-M., Wu, F.-C.*, Zhao, X.-L., Li, Y.-X., Zhou, L.-H., Zhao, W.-T., Lai, K.P., Leung, K.M.Y., Giesy, J.P. (2022). Adverse health effects and stresses on offspring due to paternal exposure to harmful substances. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, [IF: 11.75]

  • [261] Hu, C.-G., Wei, Z.-X., Zhan, H.-C., Gu, W.-H., Liu, H.-W., Chen, A., Jiang, B., Zhang, R.-Q., He, P.-Z., Fan, S.D., Yue, F.-G., Leung, K.M.Y., Wang, X.-M., Xie, Z.-Q.* (2022). Molecular characteristics, sources and influencing factors of isoprene and monoterpenes secondary organic aerosol tracers in the marine atmosphere over the Arctic Ocean. Science of the Total Environment 158645. [IF: 10.753]

  • [260] Yeung, K.W.Y., Zhou, G.-J., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Degradation and transformation of all-trans-retinoic acid in seawater: Implications on its fate and risk in the marine environment. Environmental Chemistry 19: 228-235. [IF: 4.240]

  • [259] Zhang, K., Xu, S.-P., Zhang, Y., Lo, Y.K., Liu, M.-Y., Ma, Y., Chau, H.S., Cao, Y.-R., Wu, R.-B., Lin, H.-J., Lao, J.-Y., Tao, D.-Y., Lau, F.T.K., Chiu, S.C., Wong, G.T.N., Hui, K.W.K., Lee, K., Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). A systematic study of microplastic occurrence in the urban water networks of a metropolis. Water Research 223: 118992. [IF: 13.400] News Reports on this Research: SCMP1/ SCMP2RTHK/ ON.CC/ Singtao/ Wenweipo1/ Wenweipo2/ Takungpao/ Mingpao

  • [258] Ho, P.W.L.*, Chang, E.E.-S., Leung, C.-T., Liu, H.-F., Malki, Y., Pang, S.Y.Y., Choi, Z.Y.K., Liang, Y.-M., Lai, R.W.S., Ruan, Y.-F., Leung, K.M.Y., Yung, S., Mak, J.C.W., Kung, M.H.W., Ramsden, D.B., Ho, S.L.* (2022). Long-term inhibition of mutant LRRK2 hyper-kinase activity reduced brain α-synuclein oligomers without peripheral adverse effects. npj Parkinson's Disease 8: 115. [IF: 9.304]

  • [257] Shen, M.-C., Liu, G.-J.*, Zhou, L., Yin, H., Arifa, M., Leung, K.M.Y. (2022). Spatial distribution, driving factors and health risks of fine particle-bound polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) from indoors and outdoors in Hefei, China. Science of the Total Environment 851: 158148. [IF: 10.753]

  • [256] Cao, Y.-R., Lin, H.-J., Wang, Q., Li, J., Liu, M.-Y., Zhang, K.*, Xu, S.-P., Huang, G.-L., Ruan, Y.-F., Wu, J.-X., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Significant riverine inputs of typical plastic additive-phthalate esters from the Pearl River Delta to the northern South China Sea. Science of the Total Environment 849: 157744. [Open Access] [IF: 10.753] 

  • [255] Lin, H.-J., Lao, J.-Y., Wang, Q., Ruan, Y.-F.*, He, Y.-H., Lee, P.K.H., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances in the atmosphere of waste management infrastructures: Uncovering secondary fluorotelomer alcohols, particle size distribution, and human inhalation exposure. Environment International 167, 107434. [Open Access] [IF: 13.352]

  • [254] Lao, J.-Y., Lin, H., Ruan, Y.-F.*, Leung, K.M.Y., Zeng, E.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Insights into the atmospheric persistence, transformation, and health implications of organophosphate esters in urban ambient air. Environmental Science & Technology 56: 12003–12013. [Open Access] [IF: 11.357]

  • [253] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Khim, J.S., Staneva, J. (2022). A time for rejuvenation of the journal after the first seven years. Regional Studies in Marine Science 55: 102577. [Editorial] [IF: 2.166] 

  • [252] Cao, Y.-R., Xu, S.-P., Zhang, K.*, Lin, H.-J., Wu, R.-B., Lao, J.Y., Tao, D.-Y., Liu, M.-Y., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Spatiotemporal occurrence of phthalate esters in stormwater drains of Hong Kong, China: Mass loading and source identification. Environmental Pollution 308: 119683. [IF: 9.988]  News Reports on this Research: ON.CC/ SKY/ MingpaoHK01/

  • [251] Lao, J.-Y., Wu, R.-B., Cui, Y.-S., Zhou, S.-W., Ruan, Y.-F.,*, Leung, K.M.Y., Wu, J.-X., Zeng, E.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Significant input of organophosphate esters through particle-mediated transport into the Pearl River Estuary, China. Journal of Hazardous Materials 438: 129486. [IF: 14.224] 

  • [250] Yeung, K.W.Y., Ho, K.K.Y., Zhou, G.J.*, Ruan, Y.F., Lam, P.K.S., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Spatiotemporal variations of retinoic acids and their metabolites in the marine environment of Hong Kong. Marine Pollution Bulletin 181: 113878. [IF: 7.001]

  • [249] Xu, Z., Wang, Y.*, Wu, F.-C.*, Feng, C.-L., Cheng, Y.-H., Dong, Z.-M., Kidd, K.A., Brooks, B.W., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Sturgeons are biodiversity priorities needing special protection from chemicals and waste.  Environmental Science and Technology 56: 9847-9850. [Viewpoint] [IF: 11.357]

  • [248] Zhao, X.-L.*, Wang, J.-Y., Leung, K.M.Y., Wu, F.-C.* (2022). Color: An important but overlooked factor for plastic photoaging and microplastic formation. Environmental Science & Technology 56: 9161–9163. [Viewpoint] [IF: 11.357]

  • [247] Li, A.J., Zhou, G.-J.*, Lai, R.W.S., Leung, P.T.Y., Wu, C.C., Zeng, E.Y., Lui, G.C.S., Leung, K.M.Y.(2022). Extreme cold or warm events can potentially exacerbate chemical toxicity to the marine medaka fish Oryzias melastigma. Aquatic Toxicology 249: 106226. [IF: 5.202]

  • [246] Tao, D.-Y., Jin, Q.-Q., Ruan, Y.-F., Zhang, K., Zhan, Y.-T., Wu, J.-X., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S., He, Y.-H.* (2022). Widespread occurrence of emerging e-waste contaminants - liquid crystal monomers in sediments of the Pearl River Estuary, China. Journal of Hazardous Materials 437: 129377. [Open Access] [IF: 14.224]

  • [245] Lao, J.-Y., Ruan, Y.-F.*, Leung, K.M.Y., Zeng, E.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Review on age-specific exposure to organophosphate esters: Multiple exposure pathways and microenvironments. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, [IF: 11.75] 

  • [244] Strain, E.M.A., Lai, R.W.S., White, C., Piarulli, S., Leung, K.M.Y., Airoldi, L., O'Brien, A. (2022). Marine pollution: emerging issues and challenges. Frontiers in Marine Science 9: 918984. [Open Access] [Editorial] [IF: 5.247]

  • [243] Wang, Q., Ruan, Y.-F., Jin, L.-J., Lin, H.-J., Yan, M., Gu, J.R., Yuen, C., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Tissue-specific uptake, depuration kinetics, and suspected metabolites of four emerging per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in marine medaka. Environmental Science & Technology 56: 6182–6191 [IF: 11.357]

  • [242] Song, F.-H., Li, T.-T., Wu, F.-C.*, Leung, K.M.Y., Bai, Y.-C., Zhao, X.-L. (2022). Dynamic evolution and covariant response mechanism of volatile organic compounds and residual functional groups during the real-time pyrolysis of coal and biomass fuels. Environmental Science & Technology 56: 5409–5420. [IF: 11.357]

  • [241] Hong, P., Zhang, K., Dai, Y., Yuen, C.N.T., Gao, Y.-X., Gu, Y.-L., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Application of aerobic denitrifier for simultaneous removal of nitrogen, zinc, and bisphenol A from wastewater. Bioresource Technology 354: 127192. [IF: 11.889]

  • [240] Yeung, K.W.Y., Lai, R.W.S., Zhou, G.J.*, Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Concentration-response of six marine species to all-trans retinoic acids and its ecological risk to the marine environment. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 235: 113455. [Open Access] [IF: 7.129]

  • [239] Chen, C.-Z., Chen, L., Huang, Q.-H.*, Zhang, W., Leung, K.M.Y. (2022). Pulsed distribution of organotin in the turbidity maximum zone of the Yangtze Estuary throughout a tidal cycle. Marine Pollution Bulletin 178: 113600. [IF: 7.001]

  • [238] Cao, Y.-R., Lin, H.-J., Zhang, K.*, Xu, S.-P., Yan, M., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Microplastics: A major source of phthalate esters in aquatic environments. Journal of Hazardous Materials 432: 128731. [IF: 14.224]

  • [237] Wilkinson, J.L.*, Boxall, A.B.A., Kolpin, D., Leung, K.M.Y., Lai, R.W.S. et al. (127 authors in total) (2022). Pharmaceutical pollution of the world’s rivers. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 19(8): e2113947119 [Open Access] [IF: 12.779] News Reports on this Research in Hong Kong: SCMP/ HK01/ On CC/ Sky Post/ WenweipoRTHK Backchat/ SCMP Editorial; New Reports Worldwide (Examples): The Guardian/ BBC 

  • [236] Tao, D.-Y., Zhang, K.*, Xu, S.-P., Lin, H.-J., Liu, Y., Kang, J.-L., Yim, T.W., Giesy, J.P., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2022). Microfibers released into the air from a household tumble dryer. Environmental Science & Technology Letters 9: 120-126 [Open Access] [IF: 11.558] News Reports on this Research: The Guardian/ Daily Mail/ The Independent/ iNews/ Channel News/ CBC Radio/ News Hub/ SciTech Daily/ Techzle/ EcoWatch/ ZME Science/ Technology Networks/ Techno Trenz/ The Stars/ COSMOS/ Korean DAUM/ Japan COURRIERScientias/ E&T Magazine/ EcotextileBrinkwire/ Nation of Change/ Russia Lenta/ Die Presses/ Elespectador/ / Science News for Students/ News in Hong Kong: On CC/ Sky Post/ HK01

  • [235] Yang, Y., Zhang, X.-R.*, Jiang, J.-Y., Han, J.-R., Li, W.-X., Li, X.-Y., Leung, K.M.Y., Snyder, S.A., Alvarez, P.J.J. (2022). Which micropollutants in water environments deserve more attention globally? Environmental Science & Technology 56: 13-29 [IF: 11.357]

  • [234] Wang, L., Yuan, L., Li, Z.-H., Zhang, X., Leung, K.M.Y., Sheng, G.-P.* (2022). Extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) associated antibiotic resistance genes in activated sludge along the AAO process: Distribution and microbial secretors. Science of the Total Environment 816: 151575 [IF: 10.753]

  • [233] Cao, Y.-R., Li, J., Wu, R.-B., Lin, H.-J., Lao, J.-Y., Zhang, K.*, Ruan, Y.-F., Wu, J.-X., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2022). Phthalate esters in seawater and sediment of the Northern South China Sea: Occurrence, distribution and ecological risks. Science of the Total Environment 811: 151412 [IF: 10.753]

  • [232] Wang, X.-L., Wu, F.-C.*, Zhao, X.L.*, Zhang, X., Wang, J.Y., Niu, L., Liang, W-Q., Leung, K.M.Y., Giesy, J.P. (2022). Enlightenment of COVID-19 pandemic: Roles of environmental factors in the future public health emergency response. Engineering 8: 108-115. [Open Access] [IF: 12.834]


  • [231] Sun, J., Yang, S., Zhou, G.J., Zhang, K., Lu, Y., Jin, Q., Lam, P.K.S., Leung, K.M.Y., He, Y.* (2021). Release of microplastics from disposal surgical masks and their adverse impacts on the marine copepod Tigriopus japonicus. Environmental Science & Technology Letters 12: 1065–1070 [Open Access] [IF: 11.558] SCMP News Report/ Report 1/ Report 2/ Report 3/ Report 4/ Report 5/ Report 6/ Report 7/ CityU Press Release

  • [230] Zhou, G.J.*, Ho, K.K.Y., Ip, J.C.H., Liu, S., Hu, J.Y., Giesy, J.P., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Insights into the possible influence of natural retinoic acids on imposex induction in female marine gastropod. Environmental Science & Technology Letters 8: 1002-1008. [Open Access] [IF: 11.558]

  • [229] Wong, K.J.H.*, Tao, L.S.R., Leung, K.M.Y. (2021). Subtidal crabs of Hong Kong: Brachyuran (Crustacea: Decapoda) from benthic trawl surveys conducted by the University of Hong Kong, 2012 to 2018. Regional Studies in Marine Science 48: 102013. [Open Access] [IF: 2.166] News Report 1/ Report 2/ Report 3/ Report 4

  • [228] Mak, Y.K.Y., Tao, L.S.R.*, Ho, V.C.M., Dudgeon, D., Cheung, W.W.L., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Initial recovery of demersal fish communities in coastal waters of Hong Kong, South China, following a trawl ban. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 32: 989-2007. [Open Access] [IF: 6.845] SCMP News Report / CityU Press Release 

  • [227] Sun, F.-H., Mu, Y.-S.,  Leung, K.M.Y., Su, H.-L., Wu, F.-C.*, Chang, H. (2021). China is establishing its water quality standards for enhancing protection of aquatic life in freshwater ecosystems. Environmental Science and Policy 124: 413-422. [IF: 6.424]

  • [226] Li, J., Ruan, Y.F.*, Mak, Y.L., Zhang, X.H., Lam, J.C.W., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S.* (2021). Occurrence and trophodynamics of marine lipophilic phycotoxins in a subtropical marine food web. Environmental Science & Technology 55: 6917–6925. [IF: 11.357]

  • [225] Tao, L.S.R., Ho, V.C.M., Mak, Y.K.Y., Sham, R.C.T., Yau, J.K.C., Hui, T.T.Y., Lau, D.C.P., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Improvements of population fitness and trophic status of a benthic predatory fish following a trawling ban. Frontiers in Marine Science 8: 614219. [Open Access] [IF: 5.247SCMP News Report / CityU Press Release

  • [224] Mu, Y.-S.*, Shao, M.-C., Zhong, B.-Q., Zhao, Y.-Q., Leung, K.M.Y., Giesy, J.P., Ma, J., Wu, F.-C.*, Zeng, F.-G. (2021). Transmission of SARS−CoV−2 virus and ambient temperature: A critical review. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 28: 37051–37059. [Open Access] [IF: 5.19]  

  • [223] Ip, J.C.H., Leung, P.T.Y., Qiu, J.W., Lam, P.K.S., Wong, C.K.C., Chan, L.L., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Transcriptomics reveal triphenyltin-induced molecular toxicity in the marine mussel Perna viridis. Science of the Total Environment  790: 148040. [Open Access] [IF: 10.753]  

  • [222] Wu, R.S.S., Leung, S.F., Lee, S.Y., Leung, K.F., Shin, P.K.S., Chan, L., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Tearful at the falling of a star: In memory of Professor Brian Morton (10th August 1942 – 28th March 2021). Marine Pollution Bulletin 172: 112481. (Editorial) [Open Access] [IF: 7.001]

  • [221] Lai, R.W.S., Kang, H.-M., Zhou, G.J.*, Yung, M.N.M., He, Y.L., Ng, A.M.C., Li, X.Y., Djurišić, A.B., Lee, J.S., Leung, K.M.Y.*  (2021). Hydrophobic surface coating can reduce toxicity of zinc oxide nanoparticles to the marine copepod Tigriopus japonicus. Environmental Science & Technology 55: 6917-6925. [IF: 11.357]

  • [220] Yeung, K.W.Y., Zhou, G.J.*, Ruan, Y.F., Lam, P.K.S., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Occurrence of retinoic acids and their metabolites in sewage treatment plants and their removal efficiencies by chemically enhanced primary treatment and secondary biological treatment. Chemosphere 280: 130745 [IF: 8.942]

  • [219] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lam, P.K.S., Chan, K.M., Lam, J.C.W., Richardson, B.J. (2021). Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ICMPE. Marine Pollution Bulletin 167: 112353. (Editorial) [IF: 7.001]

  • [218] Wu, R.S.S., Giesy, J.P., Richardson B.J., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). In memory of Dr Doris Au (29 April 1965 - 7 February 2020). Marine Pollution Bulletin 167: 112278. (Editorial) [IF: 7.001]

  • [217] Wang, Z., Leung, K.M.Y.*, Sung, Y.H., Dudgeon, D., Qiu, J.W.* (2021). Recovery of tropical marine benthos after a trawl ban demonstrates linkage between abiotic and biotic changes. Communications Biology 4: 212. [Open Access [IF: 6.548] SCMP News Report / CityU Press Release

  • [216] Svavarsson, J., Guls, H.D.*, Sham, R.C.T., Leung, K.M.Y., Halldórsson, H.P. (2021). Pollutants from shipping - New environmental challenges in the subarctic and the Arctic Ocean. Marine Pollution Bulletin 164: 112004. [IF: 7.001]

  • [215] Garman, E.R.*, Schlekat, C.E., Middleton, E., Merrington, G., Peters, A., Smith, R., Stauber, J.L., Gissi, F., Binet, M., Leung, K.M.Y., Gilmore, M., Golding, L., Jolley, D., Wang, Z., Reichelt-Brushett, A. (2021). Development of a bioavailability-based risk assessment framework for nickel in Southeast Asia and Melanesia. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, 17: 802-813. [Open Access] [IF: 3.084]

  • [214] Sun, B., Liu, J., Zhang, Y.-Q., Leung, K.M.Y., Zeng, E.Y.* (2021). Leaching of polybrominated diphenyl ethers from microplastics in fish oil: Kinetics and bioaccumulation. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 406: 124726. [IF: 14.224]

  • [213] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Sheng, J.-Y., Khim, J.S. (2021). Changing for improvement and advancement. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 41: 101596. (Editorial) [IF: 2.166]

  • [212] Sham, R.C.T., Ho, K.K.Y., Hui, T.T.Y., Zhou, G.J., Chan, J.K.Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Tissue distribution of triphenyltin compounds in marine teleost fishes. Journal of Hazardous Materials 401, 123426. [IF: 14.224]

  • [211] Strain, E.M., Steinberg, P.D., Vozzo, M., Johnston, E.L., Abbiati, M., Aguilera, M., Airoldi, L., Augirre, D., Ashton, G., Bernardi, M., Brooks, P., Chan, B.K.K., Chee, S.Y., Coutinhosa, R., Crowe, T., Davey, A, Firth, L., Fraser, C., Hanley, M., Hawkins, S., Knick, K., Lau, E.T.C., Leung, K.M.Y., McKenzie, C., MacLeod, C., Mafanya, S., Mancuso, F., Messano, L.V.R., Ng, T.P.T., O'Shannessy, K., Pattrick, P., Perkins, M.J., Perkol-Finkel, S., Porri, F., Ross, D., Ruiz, G., Sella, I., Seitz, R., Shirazi, R., Thiel, M., Thompson, R., Yee, J., Zabin, C., Bishop, M.J. (2021). A global analysis of complexity–biodiversity relationships on marine artificial structures. Global Ecology and Biogeography 30: 140-153. [Open Access] [IF: 6.909] - CityU Press Release

  • [210] Tao, L.S.R., Lui, G.C.S., Wong, K.J.H., Hui, T.T.Y., Mak, Y.K.Y., Sham, R.C.T., Yau, J.K.C., Cheung, W.W.L., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2021). Does trawl ban policy benefit commercially important Decapoda and Stomatopoda in Hong Kong? Ecosystems 24: 1157-1170. [Open Access] [IF: 4.345]

  • [209] Chan, K.H.*, Ng, R.C.L.*, Jian, M., Bunting, M., Ma, O.K.F., Kwan, J.S.C., Zhou, G.J., Senthilkumar, K., Lyaswamy, A., Li, M., Leung, K.M.Y., Durairajan, S.S.K., Lam, K.S.L., Chung, S.K., Festenstein, R. (2021). Chronic oral administration of AdipoRon reverses cognitive impairments and ameliorates neuropathology in an Alzheimer's disease mouse model. Molecular Psychiatry 26: 5669–5689. [IF: 13.437]


  • [208] Lee, J.H.W.*, Guo, J.H., Chan, T.S.N., Choi, D.K.W., Wang, W.P., Leung, K.M.Y. (2020). Real time forecasting and automatic species classification of harmful algal blooms (HAB) for fisheries management. Hydrolink 4: 109-113. [Open Access] [Non-SCI publication]

  • [207] Farzana, S., Ruan, Y., Wang, Q., Wu, R., Kai, Z., Meng, Y., Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lam, P.K.S.* (2020). Developing interim water quality criteria for emerging chemicals of concern for protecting marine life in the Greater Bay Area of South China. Marine Pollution Bulletin 161: 111792. [IF: 5.553]

  • [206] Huang, Q., Sham, R.C.T., Deng, Y., Mao, Y.-P., Wang, C.-X., Zhang, T.*, Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Diversity of gut microbiomes in marine fishes is shaped by host-related factors. Molecular Ecology 29: 5019-5034. [Open Access] [IF: 6.185]

  • [205] Gissi, F.*, Wang, Z., Batley, G., Leung, K.M.Y., Schlekat, C.E., Garman, E.R., Stauber, J.L. (2020). Deriving a guideline value for nickel in tropical and temperate marine waters. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 39: 2540-2551. [Open Access] [IF: 3.742]

  • [204] Wang, Z.*, Yeung, K.W.Y., Zhou, G.J., Yung, M.M.N., Schlekat, C.E., Garman, E.R., Gissi, F., Stauber, J.L., Middleton, E.T., Wang, Y.Y.L., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Acute and chronic toxicity of nickel on freshwater and marine tropical aquatic organisms. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 206: 111373. [IF: 6.291]

  • [203] Lai, R.W.S., Yung, M.M.N., Zhou, G.J., He, Y.L., Ng, A.M.C., Djurišić, A.B., Shih, K.M., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Temperature and salinity jointly drive the toxicity of zinc oxide nanoparticles: A challenge to environmental risk assessment under global climate change. Environmental Science: Nano 7: 2995-3006. [IF: 8.131] - [Selected as a Hot Paper by Editors]

  • [202] Bradford, T.E., Astudillo, J.C.*, Lau, E.T.C., Perkins, M.J., Lo, C.C., Li, T.C.H., Ng, T.P.T., Strain, E.M.A., Steinberg, P.D., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Provision of refugia and seeding with native bivalves can enhance biodiversity on vertical seawalls. Marine Pollution Bulletin 160: 111578.  [IF: 5.553] - CityU Press Release  [This work was reported by European Commission's Environmental News - Science for Environment Policy]

  • [201] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Yeung, K.W.Y., You, J., Choi, K.H., Zhang, X.W., Smith, R., Zhou, G.J., Yung, M.M.N., Arias-Barreiro, C., An, Y.J., Burket, S.R., Dwyer, R., Goodkin, N., Hii, Y.S., Hoang, T., Humphrey, C., Iwai, C.B., Jeong, S.W., Juhel, G., Karami, A., Kyriazi-Huber, K., Lee, K.C., Lin, B.L., Lu, B., Martin, P., Nillos, M.G., Oginawati, K., Rathnayake, I.V.N., Risjani, Y., Shoeb, M., Tan, C.H., Tsuchiya, M.C., Ankley, G.T., Boxall, A.B.A., Rudd, M.A., Brooks, B.W. (2020). Towards sustainable environmental quality: Priority research questions for Asia. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 39: 1485–1505. [Open Access] [IF: 3.742]

  • [200] Tao, L.S.R., Lau, D.C.P., Perkins, M.J., Hui, T.T.Y., Yau, J.K.C., Mak, Y.K.Y., Lau, E.T.C., Dudgeon, D., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Stable-isotope based trophic metrics reveal early recovery of tropical crustacean assemblages following a trawl ban. Ecological Indicators 117: 106610. [IF: 4.958] 

  • [199] Yeung, K.W.Y., Giesy, J.P., Zhou, G.J., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Occurrence, toxicity and ecological risk of larvicidal oil in the coastal marine ecosystem of Hong Kong. Marine Pollution Bulletin 156: 111178. [IF: 5.553] - Press Release

  • [198] Birch, G.F.*, Lee, J.-H., Tanner, E., Fortune, J., Munksgaard, N., Whitehead, J., Coughanowr, C., Agius, J., Chrispijn, J., Taylor, U., Wells, F., Bellas, J., Besada, V., Viñas, L., Soares-Gomes, A., Cordeiro, R. C., Machado, W., Santelli, R.E., Vaughan, M., Cameron, M., Brooks, P., Crowe, T., Ponti, M., Airoldi, L., Guerra, R., Puente, A., Gómez, A.G., Zhou, G.J., Leung, K.M.Y., Steinberg, P.D. (2020). Sediment metal enrichment and ecological risk assessment of ten ports and estuaries in the World Harbour Project. Marine Pollution Bulletin 155: 111129. [IF: 5.553]

  • [197] Ruan, Y.F., Lin, H.J., Zhang, X.H., Wu, R.B., Zhang, K., Qiu, J.W., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, J.C.W.*, Lam, P.K.S.* (2020). Enantiomer-specific bioaccumulation and distribution of chiral pharmaceuticals in a subtropical marine food web. Journal of Hazardous Materials 3940: 122589. [IF: 10.588]

  • [196] Sham, R.C.T., Ho, K.K.Y., Zhou, G.J., Li, Y., Wang, X.H., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Occurrence and ecological risks of phenyltin compounds in the marine environment of Hong Kong. Marine Pollution Bulletin 154: 111093. [IF: 5.553]

  • [195] Wong, S.W.Y., Zhou, G.J.*, Leung, P.T.Y., Han, J.H., Lee, J.S., Kwok, K.W.H., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Sunscreens containing zinc oxide nanoparticles can trigger oxidative stress and toxicity to the marine copepod Tigriopus japonicus. Marine Pollution Bulletin 154: 111078. [IF: 5.553]

  • [194] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lauenstein, G.G., Sheng, J.-Y. (2020). The fifth anniversary of Regional Studies in Marine Science. Regional Studies in Marine Sciences 35: 101257. (Editorial) [IF: 1.624]

  • [193] Zhou, G.J.*, Lin, L., Li, X.Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Removal of emerging contaminants during chemically enhanced primary sedimentation of sewage and acidogenic fermentation of sludge. Water Research 175: 115646. [IF: 11.236] - Press Release

  • [192] Wong, S.W.Y., Zhou, G.J.*, Kwok, K.W.H., Djurisic, A.B., Han, J.H., Lee, J.S., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). In vivo toxicities of nine engineered nano metal oxides to the marine diatom Skeletonema costatum and rotifer Brachionus koreanus. Marine Pollution Bulletin 153: 110973. [IF: 5.553]

  • [191] Sham, R.C.T., Tao, L.S.R., Mak, Y.K.Y., Yau, J.K.C., Wai, T.C., Ho, K.K.Y., Zhou, G.J., Li, Y.Y., Wang, X.H., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Occurrence and trophic magnification profile of triphenyltin compounds in marine mammals and their corresponding food webs. Environment International 137: 105567. [Open Access] [IF: 9.621] - Press Release

  • [190] Yeung, K.W.Y., Zhou, G.J.*, Hilscherova, K., Giesy, J.P., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Current understanding on potential ecological risks of retinoic acids in aquatic environments. Environment International 136: 105464. [Open Access] [IF: 9.621]

  • [189] Tanner, E.L.*, Steinberg, P.D., Soares-Gomes, A., Leung, K.M.Y. (2020). Introduction to the World Harbour Project Special Issue Part II - Global harbours and ports: Different locations, similar problems? Regional Studies in Marine Science 33: 100904. (Editorial) [IF: 1.624]



  • [188] Zhou, G.J.*, Lai, R.W.S., Sham, R.C.T., Lam, C.S., Yeung, K.W.Y., Astudillo, J.C., Ho, K.K.Y., Yung, M.M.N., Yau, J.K.C., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Accidental spill of palm stearin poses relatively short-term ecological risks to a tropical coastal marine ecosystem. Environmental Science & Technology 53: 12269-12277. [IF: 9.028] - Press Release

  • [187] Yan, W.T.*, Lau, C.P., Leung, K.M.Y., Davies, S.N.G. (2019). Problems and prospects of revitalizing marine pearl cultivation in highly urbanized coasts: A case from Tolo Harbour in Hong Kong. Regional Studies in Marine Science 31: 100756. [IF: 1.624]

  • [186] Zhang, A.Q., Zhou, G.J.*, Lam, M.H.W., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Toxicities of Irgarol 1051 derivatives, M2 and M3, to two marine diatom species. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 182: 109455. [IF: 6.291]

  • [185] Wang, Z.*, Kwok, K.W.H., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Comparison of temperate and tropical freshwater species’ acute sensitivities to chemicals: An update. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 15: 352-363. [IF: 2.992]

  • [184] Perkins, M.J.*, Mak, Y.K.Y.,  Law, C.S.W., Tao, L.S.R., Yau, J.K.C., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Length-weight relationships of 79 marine fish species from the coastal waters of Hong Kong. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 35: 779-788. [IF: 0.892]

  • [183] Morris, R.L., Heery, E.C., Loke, L.H.L., Lau, E.T.C., Strain, E.M., Airoldi, L., Alexanders, K.A., Bishop, M.J., Coleman, R.A., Cordell, J.R., Dong, Y.W., Firth, L.B., Hawkins, S.J., Heath, T., Kokora, M., Lee, S.Y., Miller, J.K., Perkol-Finkel, S., Rella, A., Steinberg, P.D., Takeuchi, I., Thompson, R.C., Todd, P., Toft, J.D., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Design options, implementation issues and evaluating success of ecologically-engineered shorelines.  Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review 57: 169-228. [Open Access] [IF: 8.000]

  • [182] Zhou, G.J.*, Li, X.Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Retinoids and oestrogenic endocrine disrupting chemicals in saline sewage treatment plants: Removal efficiencies and ecological risks to marine organisms. Environment International 127: 103-113. [Open Access] [IF: 9.621] - Press Release

  • [181] Wang, Z., Ho, K.K.Y., Zhou, G.J., Yeung, K.W.Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Effects of silver and zinc on tropical freshwater organisms: Implications on water quality guidelines and ecological risk assessment. Chemosphere 225: 897-905. [IF: 7.086]

  • [180] Zhang, A.Q., Zhou, G.J.*, Lam, M.H.W., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Toxicities of the degraded mixture of Irgarol 1051 to marine organisms. Chemosphere 225: 565-573. [IF: 7.086]

  • [179] Lai, N.L.S., Kwok, K.Y., Wang, X.H., Yamashita, N., Liu, G.J., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, P.K.S., Lam, J.C.W.* (2019). Assessment of organophosphorus flame retardants and plasticizers in aquatic environments of China (Pearl River Delta, South China Sea, Yellow River Estuary) and Japan (Tokyo Bay). Journal of Hazardous Materials 371: 288-294.[IF: 10.588]

  • [178] Lau, E.T.C., Leung, K.M.Y.*, Karraker, N.E. (2019). Native amphibian larvae exhibit higher thermal tolerance but lower performance than their introduced predator Gambusia affinis. Journal of Thermal Biology 81: 154-161. [IF: 2.902]

  • [177] Wang, Z.*, Lui, G.C.S., Burton, G.A., Jr., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2019). Thermal extremes driven by climate change can intensify chemical toxicity to freshwater organisms and hence impact their communities. Chemosphere 224: 256-264. [IF: 7.086]


  • [176] Tao, L.S.R., Lui, K.K.Y., Lau, E.T.C., Ho, K.K.Y., Mak, Y.K.Y., Sadovy de Mitcheson Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2018). Trawl ban in a heavily exploited marine environment: Responses in population dynamics of four stomatopod species. Scientific Reports, 8: 17876.

  • [175] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lauenstein, G.G., Sheng, J.Y. (2018). Regional Studies in Marine Science is growing healthily and stronger.  Regional Studies in Marine Science, 24: 411-412. (Editorial)

  • [174] Ruan, Y., Zhang X., Qiu, J.W., Leung, K.M.Y., Lam, J.C.W.*, Lam, P.K.S.* (2018). Stereoisomer-specific trophodynamics of the chiral brominated flame retardants HBCD and TBECH in a marine food web, with implications for human exposure. Environmental Science & Technology 52(15): 8183-8193

  • [173] Perkins, M.J.*, Mak, Y.K.Y., Tao, L.S.R., Wong, A.T.L., Yau, J.K.C., Baker, D.M., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2018). Short-term tissue degradation alters stable isotope values and C/N ratio but does not change relationships between lipid content, C/N ratio, and Δδ13C in marine animals. PLoS One 13(7): e0199680. [Open Access]

  • [172] Astudillo, J.C.*, Bonebrake, T.C., Leung, K.M.Y. (2018). Deterred but not preferred: Predation by native whelk Reishia clavigera on invasive bivalves. PLoS One 13(5): e0196578. [Open Access]

  • [171] Mu, Y.-S., Wang, Z., Wu, F.-C.*, Zong, B.Q., Yang, M.R., Sun, F.H., Feng, C.L., Jin, X.W., Leung, K.M.Y.*, Giesy, J.P. ( 2018). Model for predicting toxicities of metals and metalloids in coastal marine environments worldwide.  Environmental Science & Technology 52: 4199-4206. Press Release

  • [170] Carusi, A.*, Davies, M.R., De Grandis, G., Escher, B.I., Hodges, G., Leung, K.M.Y., Whelan, M., Willett, C., Ankley, G.T. (2018). Harvesting the promise of AOP: An assessment and recommendations. Science of the Total Environment 628: 1542-1556.

  • [169] Leung, K.M.Y.* (2018). Joining the dots between omics and environmental management. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 14(2): 169-173. [This work was reported by European Commission's Environmental News - Science for Environment Policy]

  • [168] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Merrington, G., Warne, M.St.J., Wenning, R.J., Wu, F.C. (2018). The good, the bad, and the ugly of environmental quality benchmarks: EQSPAE-2016 dedicated to Dr. Peter Michael Chapman (1951–2017).  Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25(4): 3038-3042.

  • [167] Sun, P.Y., Foley, H.B., Wu, L., Nguyen, C. Chaudhry, S., Bao, V.W.W., Leung, K.M.Y., Edmands, S.* (2018). Long-term laboratory culture causes contrasting shifts in tolerance to two marine pollutants in copepods of the genus Tigriopus. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25(4): 3183-3192.

  • [166] Lai, R.W.S., Yeung, K.W.Y., Yung, M.M.N., Djurišić, A.B., Giesy, J.P., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2018). Regulation of engineered nanomaterials: current challenges, insights and future directions. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25(4): 3170-3182.

  • [165] Bao, V.W.W., Ho, K.K.Y., Lai, K.K.Y., Mak, Y.K.Y., Mak, E.P.Y., Zhou, G.J., Giesy, J.P., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2018). Water-effect ratio of copper and its application on setting site-specific water quality criteria for protecting marine ecosystems of Hong Kong. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 25(4): 3060-3077.

  • [164] Diamond, J.*, Altenburger, R., Coors, A., Dyer, S., Focazio, M., Kidd, K., Koelmans, B., Leung, K.M.Y., Servos, M., Snape, J., Tolls, J., Zhang, X.W. (2018). Use of prospective and retrospective risk assessment methods that simplify chemical mixtures associated with treated domestic wastewater discharges. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 37(3): 690-702.

  • [163] Xu, E.G.B.*, Chan, S.N., Choi, K.W., Lee, J.H.W., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2018). Tracking major endocrine disruptors in coastal waters using an integrative approach coupling field-based study and hydrodynamic modelling. Environmental Pollution 233: 387-394.

Book Chapters

Refereed Book-Chapters:

  • [B13] Liu, M.-Y., Qadeer, A.*, Kirsten, K., Ajmal, Z., Leung, K.M.Y. (2022). Occurrence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS): A special reference to their monitoring, distribution, and environmental fate. In: Emerging Aquatic Contaminants: One Health Framework for Risk Assessment and Remediation in the Post COVID-19 Anthropocene, Mohapatra, S. (eds), Elsevier, London.  

  • [B12] Ho, K.K.Y., Cheung, M.S., Leung, H.Y.M., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2020). Vignette 8.2: The use of neogastropods as indicator of tributyltin contamination along the South China coast. In: Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, 5th Edition, Newman, M.C. (eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton. pp, 240-243. [Invited article]

  • [B11] Zhou, G.J.*, Leung, K.M.Y. (2018). The genetic makeup of marine organisms to determine who is a winner or a loser under global climate change. In: 1000 Selected Problems in Sciences: Ocean Since, Science Press. pp. 1162-1165. [in Chinese]. [Invited article]

  • [B10] Ho, K.K.Y.*, Leung, K.M.Y. (2017). Current status of organotin contamination and imposex in neogastropods along coastal marine environments of Southeast Asia and China. In: Biological Effects of Organotins, Horiguchi, T. (eds), Springer. pp 123-147. [Invited article]

  • [B9] Yung, M.M.N., Mouneyrac, C., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2015). Ecotoxicity of zinc oxide nanoparticles in the marine environment. In: Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, Bhushan, B. (eds), Springer. pp 1-17, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-6178-0_100970-1. [Invited article]

  • [B8] Newman, M.C.*, Leung, K.M.Y. (2011). Mercury by the numbers. In: Mercury Pollution: A Transdisciplinary Treatment, Zuber, S.L., Newman, M.C. (eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton. pp. 51-69. [Invited article]

  • [B7] Berthet, B*, Leung, K.M.Y., Amiard-Triquet, C. (2011). Inter- and intraspecific variability of tolerance: Implications for bioassays and biomonitoring. In: Tolerance to Environmental Contaminants, Amiard-Triquet, C., Rainbow, P.S., Romeo, M. (eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton. pp. 49-84. [Invited article]

  • [B6] Mouneyrac, C.*, Leung, P.T.Y., Leung, K.M.Y. (2011). Cost of tolerance. In: Tolerance to Environmental Contaminants, Amiard-Triquet, C., Rainbow, P.S., Romeo, M. (eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton. pp. 265-297. [Invited article]

  • [B5] Cheung, M.S., Leung, H.Y.M., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2010/2014). Vignette 8.2: The use of neogastropods as indicator of tributyltin contamination along the South China coast. In: Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, 3rd/4th Edition, Newman, M.C. (eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton. pp.222-226. [Invited article]

  • [B4] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Dudgeon, D. (2008). Ecological risk assessment and management of exotic organisms associated with aquaculture activities. In: Understanding and Applying Risk Analysis in Aquaculture, FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Technical Paper No. 519, Bondad-Reantaso, M.G.; Arthur, J.R. & Subasinghe, R.P. (eds), FAO, Rome. pp. 67-100. [Invited article]

  • [B3] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Chu, J.C.W., Wu, R.S.S. (2003). Reducing nitrogen pollution loading from fish farming by changing feeding practices: An example from Hong Kong. In: Perspectives on Marine Environmental Change in Hong Kong and Southern China, 1977-2001: Proceedings of an International Workshops Reunion Conference, 22-26 October 2001, Morton, B. (eds), Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. pp. 545-556.

  • [B2] Lai, C.H., Tsui, J.C.Y., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2003). Distribution and demography of Stomatopoda in the subtidal marine environment of Hong Kong. In: Turning the Tides - A Festschrift in Honour of Professor Brian Morton, Shin, P.K.S. (eds), The Marine Biological Association of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. pp. 159-183.

  • [B1] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Wheeler, J.R., Morritt, D., Crane, M. (2001). Endocrine disruption in fishes and invertebrates: Issues for saltwater ecological risk assessment. In: Coastal and Estuarine Risk Assessment, Newman, M.C., Roberts, Jr., M.H. & Hale, R.C. (eds.), Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton. pp. 189-216.



Other Publications:

  • [O9] Chan, J.K.Y.*, Cheng, I.N.Y., Kong, S.S.Y., Leung, K.M.Y. (2018). Use of online platform for student learning in higher education: The use of YouTube and Facebook as assessment tools. Conference paper No. AE454-2B-3 (Session 2, pp. 92-101) presented at the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) Conference 2018, March 2018, Soka University, Tokyo, Japan.

  • [O8] Leung, P.T.Y., Mak, S.S.T., Ip, J.C.H., Yau, C., Lai, V.C.S., Leung, K.M.Y.* (2014). Survey of Juvenile Fish Resources at the Three Marine Parks at Northeast Hong Kong. Final Report to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD/SQ/99/12), the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, P.R. China.

  • [O7] Leung, K.M.Y.* (2012). Teamwork will move mountains: A tale from SETAC Asia/Pacific. SETAC Globe 13(6):Article 1.

  • [O6] 方超,王新红*,谢卫,梁美仪,洪华生 (2009). TBT在疣荔枝螺(Thais clavigera)“汤”暴露方式下的代谢动力学过程研究。 持久性有机污染物论坛2009暨第四届持久性有机污染物全国学术研讨会论文集。

  • [O5] Close, J.*, Ip, J., Leung, K.M.Y., Bao, V.W.W., Lam, K.H. * (2006). PV-powered biological wastewater treatment for urban & rural applications. Conference Record of the 2006 IEEE 4th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion 1-2: 2339-2342.

  • [O4] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lui, K.K.Y., Wai, T.C., Cheung, A.Y.T., Chan, B.K.K., Yau, C. (2006). Study on the Soft Shore in Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park. Final Report to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD/SQ/2/05), the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, P.R. China.

  • [O3] Leung, K.M.Y.*, Lam, P.K.S. (2004). Marine ecological risk assessments are not straightforward! SETAC Globe 5(1):35-36.

  • [O2] Leung, K.M.Y.* (2003). A book review for "Waters in Peril", by Bendell-Young, L. & P. Gallaugher (eds) (2001). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, 248 pp. Hydrobiologia 493:204-206.

  • [O1] Wheeler, J.R., Sorokin, N., Leung, K.M.Y., Morritt, D., Crane, M.*, Cole, S., Mitchell, R., Holmes, D., Pugh, M., Whitehouse, P. (2001). Marine Risk Assessment and Ecosystem Dynamics: Comparison of Marine and Freshwater Data and Test Methods. Final Report for the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC), Report No. CEFIC LRI ECO 1b.

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