Dr. Magnús Örn Stefánsson

PUBLICATIONS, PRESENTATIONS, & POSTERS

Stefánsson, M. Ö. (1996).  The effect of different photoperiod regimes on the growth of turbot (Scophthalmus maximus).  Turbot farming in Ireland – Future Prospects. Cork, Ireland, December 1996.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. (1996). Diet of eels in culture. Technical report submitted to the Marine Institute of Ireland.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. (1998).  Rearing and stripping of turbot broodstock. Technical report submitted to the Marine Institute of Ireland.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. (1998). Hatchery rearing of turbot larvae.  Technical report submitted to the Marine Institute of Ireland.

Coughlan, J. P., Stefánsson, M. Ö., Cross, T. F., Imsland, A. K. and FitzGerald, R. (1998).  Turbot broodstock selection and larval production: Genetic variability of farmed and wild turbot.  Poster session at the Marine Institute of Ireland, of projects funded by the Marine OP for Ireland.

Stefánsson M. O., Imsland A. K., Jenssen M. D., Jonassen T. M., Stefansson S. O. and FitzGerald R. (2000) The effect of different initial size distribution on the growth of Atlantic halibut. Journal of Fish Biology 56, 826-836.

Jonassen, T. M., Imsland, A. K., FitzGerald, R., Bonga, S. W, Ham, E. V. Nævdal, G., Stefánsson, M. Ö. and Stefansson, S. O. (2000).  Geographic variation in growth and food conversion efficiency of juvenile Atlantic halibut related to latitude. Journal of Fish Biology 56, 279-294.

Coughlan, J. P., Stefánsson, M. Ö., Galvin, P., Dillane, E. and Cross, T. F. (2000). Isolation and characterisation of microsatellite loci for Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.  Molecular Ecology 9, 822-824.

Stefánsson, M.Ö. (2001).  Aspects of culture performance and molecular genetics of turbot (Scopthalmus maximus) and halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus). PhD Thesis. National University of Ireland, Cork.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Coughlan, J., FitzGerald, R. D. and Cross, T. F. (2001). Microsatellite DNA variation in reared strains of turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) and Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) compared with wild samples. ICES CM 2001/L:16, 26pp.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Coughlan, J., FitzGerald, R. D. and Cross, T. F. (2001). Microsatellite DNA variation in reared strains of turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) and Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) compared with wild samples. Annual Science Conference of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Oslo, Norway, 26 – 29 September 2001.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., FitzGerald, R. D. and Cross, T. F. (2002). Growth, feed utilisation and resolution of hierarchies of juvenile turbot under different photoperiod regimes. Aquaculture Research 33, 177-187.

Langston, A. L. Hoare, R. Stefánsson, M. Ö., FitzGerald and Mulcahy, M. (2002). The effect of temperature on non-specific defense parameters of three strains of juvenile Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Fish & Shellfish Immunology 12, 61-76.

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Stefánsson, M.Ö. and Pampoulie, C. (2002). Kynning á verkefnum rannsóknastofu Hafrannsóknastofnunarinnar í stofnerfðafræði (E. Introduction of the research projects being carried out at the Population Genetics Laboratory of the Marine Research Institute). Poster presented at the Conference on European Union projects hosted by the Icelandic Research Council, 23 – 24 November 2002, Reykjavík, Iceland (In Icelandic).

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Þorgilsson, B., Ragnarsdóttir, A., Jörundsdóttir, Th.D. and Pampoulie, C. (2003). The genetic structure of North Atlantic Sebastes species complex (“Vigo samples”) based on microsatellite markers. Paper presented at the genetics group meeting of the EU-REDFISH project, 19 – 22 May 2003, Hamburg, Germany, 23 pp.

Gíslason, D., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Þorgilsson, B., Ragnarsdóttir, A., Joensen, H., Reinert, J. and. Daníelsdóttir, A.K. (2003). Microsatellite analysis of S. mentella samples from the Faroe Islands and adjacent areas. Paper presented at a annual project meeting of the EU-REDFISH project 25 – 29 November 2003, Reykjavík, Iceland. WD13, 8 pp.

Pampoulie, C., Chosson, V., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Þorgilsson, B., Ragnarsdóttir A. and Daníelsdóttir, A.K. (2003). Genetic structure of Sebastes mentella and S. marinus based on microsatellite loci. Paper presented at a annual project meeting of the EU-REDFISH project 25 – 29 November 2003, Reykjavík, Iceland. WD14, 15 pp.

Stefánsson M.Ö., Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Daníelsdóttir A.K. and Sigurðsson Þ. (2004). Population structure of S. mentella within and around the Irminger Sea. ICES Study Group on Stock Identity and Management Units of Redfish, Bergen, 30 August – 3 September 2004. ICES / WD7, 28 pp.

Stefánsson M.Ö., Gíslason D., Sigurðsson Þ., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttir A. and Daníelsdóttir A.K. (2004). Final Report of the Genetic Subworkpackage 1.3 of the EU-REDFISH project contract number QLK5-CT1999-01222. 83 pp.

Stefánsson, M.Ö, Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Daníelsdóttir A.K and Sigurðsson Þ (2004). Stofngerð karfa, S.mentella, á norðurhveli jarðar (E. Population structure of the redfish species S. mentella within the Northern hemisphere). Symposium at the Institute for Experimental Pathology of the University of Iceland, Keldur, Reykjavik, December 2004 (in Icelandic).

Stefánsson M.Ö., Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttir A., Pampoulie, C., Chosson, V., Jörundsdóttir, Þ.D., Daníelsdóttir A.K. og Sigurđsson Þ. (2004). Stofngerð karfa, Sebastes mentella, á norðurhveli jarðar: Grænlandshaf og Íslandskanturinn (E. Population structure of the redfish species S. mentella within the Northern hemisphere: Irminger Sea and the Icelandic slope). Symposium of the Biological Society of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland, 19 – 20. November 2004 (in Icelandic).

Pampoulie C., Jörunsdóttir Þ. D., Stefánsson M. Ö. and Daníelsdóttir A. K. (2004). History and genetic structure of cod in North-East Atlantic. Ecological and Evolutionary Ethology of Fishes, Sauðárkrókur, Iceland, 17 21 August 2004.

Pampoulie C., Jörundsdóttir Þ. D., Stefánsson M. Ö. and Daníelsdóttir A. K. (2004). Genetic structure and traceability of cod in Northeast Atlantic. Symposium at the Marine Research Institute, Reykjavík, Iceland, 12  March 2004.

Stefánsson M. Ö., Gíslason D., Sigurðsson Þ., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttir A. & Daníelsdóttir A. K. (2004). Population structure of the redfish species S. mentella within the Northern hemisphere. Ecological and Evolutionary Ethology of Fishes, Sauðárkrókur, Iceland, 17 – 21 August 2004.

Víkingsson, G.A., Ólafsdóttir, D., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Halldórsson, S.D., Galan, A., Svansson, V., Jörundsson, E., Kjeld, M., Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Gíslason, D., Auðunsson, G.A., Thorgilsson, B. and Stefánsson, M. (2004). Research programme on common minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) in Icelandic waters - A progress report presented at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) Scientific Meeting, 29 June – 10 July 2004, Sorrento, Italy. IWC/SC/56/O10, 14 pp.

Stefánsson M. Ö, Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Pampoulie C., Chosson V., Jörundsdóttir Þ., Daníelsdóttir A.K and Sigurðsson Þ. (2005). Population structure of the redfish species S. mentella within the Northern Hemisphere: Irminger Sea and the Icelandic slope.  Forth International Symposium on “Ecological Genetics”, University of Antwerp, Belgium, 2 – 4 February 2005.

Stefánsson M. Ö, Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Pampoulie C., Chosson V., Jörundsdóttir Þ., Daníelsdóttir A.K and Sigurðsson Þ. (2005). Population structure of Sebastes mentella within the Northern Hemisphere: The three major zones. Annual Science Conference of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Aberdeen, Scotland, 20 – 24 September 2005, ICES CM 2005/T:17.

Pampoulie C., Jörundsdóttir Þ. D., Stefánsson M. Ö., Danilowicz B. and Danielsdóttir A. K. (2005). Genetic variability of the Northeast Atlantic cod: past, present and future. Annual Science Conference of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Aberdeen, Scotland, 20 – 24 September 2005. ICES CM 2005 / T:20.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Gíslason, D., Þorgilsson, B., Ragnarsdóttrir, A., Pampoulie, C., Chosson, V., Jörundsdóttir, Þ., Daníelsdóttir, A. K. and Sigurðsson, Þ. (2005). Depth as a barrier to gene-flow in S. mentella within the Irminger Sea. North-Western Working Group meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, 26 April – 5 May 2005. ICES / WD27, 16pp.

Stefánsson M. Ö. , Davíð Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Pampoulie C., Chosson V., Jörundsdóttir Þ., Daníelsdóttir A. K and Sigurðsson Þ (2005). Depth as a barrier to gene-flow in S. mentella within the Irminger Sea. Annual Science Conference of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Aberdeen, Scotland, 20 – 24 September 2005. ICES CM 2005 / T:11, 14pp.

Cross TF, Coughlan J, Burnell G, Cross MC, Dillane E, Stefansson MO, Wilkins NP (2005). Utility of microsatellite loci for detecting reduction of variation in reared aquaculture strains compared with wild progenitors and also as genetic "tags" in breeding programmes: evidence from abalone, halibut and salmon. Aquaculture 247, 1-4.

Víkingsson, G.A., Ólafsdóttir, D., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Halldórsson, S.D., Galan, A., Svansson, V. , Jörundsson, E., Kjeld, M., Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Gíslason, D., Auðunsson, G.A., Þorgilsson, B., Stefánsson, M., Hjartardottir, S. Þórðarson, G., and Pike, D. (2005). Research programme on common minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) in Icelandic waters. A progress report May 2005 presented at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) Scientific Meeting, 30 May – 8 June 2005, Ulsan, Republic of Korea. IWC 2005 SC/57/O14, 19pp.

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Thorgilsson, B., Jörundsdóttir, Th.D. Ragnarsdóttir, A., Árnason, A., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Víkingsson, G.A. Ólafsdóttir, D., Bérubé, M., Palsbøll, P.J., Øien, N., Witting, L. and Pampoulie, C. (2005). Genetic analysis of North Atlantic fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus): Is there more than one breeding unit at the feeding ground west off Iceland? Paper presented at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) Scientific Meeting, 30th May – 8th June 2005, Ulsan, Republic of Korea. IWC SC/57/PFI4, 12pp.

Dr. Magnús Örn Stefánsson (2005). Þrír megnin stofnar karfa (E. Three main stocks of redfish). Fiskifréttir 23(5), 9 (in Icelandic).

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Thorgilsson, B., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Ragnarsdóttir, A., Jörundsdóttir, T.D., Pampoulie, C. (2005). The Norwegian/Icelandic DNA Register. Paper presented at the International Whaling Commission meeting of the specialist group on the DNA register/market sampling scheme approach (IWC SGDNA), the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, La Jolla, California, USA, 7th –9th March 2005. IWC/N05/RMSWG/SGDNA04 3pp.

Stefánsson M.Ö., Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Pampoulie C., Chosson V., Jörundsdóttir Þ., Daníelsdóttir A.K and Sigurðsson Þ. (2005). Stofngerð karfa, S. mentella, á norðurhveli jarðar: Irmingerhaf og Íslandskanturinn (E. Population structure of the redfish species S. mentella within the Northern hemisphere: Irminger Sea and the Icelandic slope). Symposium at the Marine Research Institute, January 2005 (in Icelandic).

Pampoulie C., Jörundsdóttir Þ. D., Steinarsson A., Pétursdóttir G., Stefánsson M. Ö and Daníelsdóttir A. K. (2005). Loss of genetic variability in the first generation of reared Icelandic cod. 2nd Cod farming conference in Nordic countries in Reykjavík, Iceland, 6 – 8 September 2005.

Pampoulie C., Jörundsdóttir Þ. D., Stefánsson M. Ö, Danilowicz B. S. and Daníelsdóttir A. K. (2005). Is there an Icelandic reservoir for the genetic diversity of cod in Northeast Atlantic? Fourth Symposium on “Ecological Genetics” in Antwerp (Belgium), 2 – 5 February 2005.

Dr. Magnús Örn Stefánsson (2006). Úthafskarfinn: Rannsókn á arfgerð sýnir eindregið tvo stofna (E. Oceanic redfish: Genotypes show two different populations). Fiskifréttir 24(18), 8 (in Icelandic).

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Bérubé, M., Palsbøll, P.J., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Thorgilsson, B., Jörundsdóttir, Th.D. Ragnarsdóttir, A., Árnason, A., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Ólafsdóttir, D., Øien, N., Witting, L., Pampoulie C. and Víkingsson, G.A. (2006). Genetic stock delineation of fin whales. Paper presented at the joint North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission (NAMMCO) and International Whaling Commission (IWC) Scientific workshop on the catch history, stock structure and abundance of North Atlantic fin whales, 23– 26 March 2006, Reykjavík, Iceland. SC/14/FW/3 – SC/M06/FW5, 25pp.

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Berube, M., Palsboll, P.J., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Þorgilsson, B, Ragnarsdóttir, A., Árnason, A., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Ólafsdóttir., D., Oien, N., Witting, L., Pampoulie. C.,and Víkingsson, G.A.. (2006). Genetic stock structure of North Atlantic fin whales based on further analyses of microsatellite data. Paper presented at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) Scientific Meeting, 26 May – 6 June 2006, St. Kitts and Nevis, Caribbean Sea. IWC SC/58/PFI7, 15pp.

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Árnason, A., Pampoulie, C., Stefánsson, M.Ö. and Víkingsson, G.A. (2006). Reanalysis of North Atlantic fin whale allozyme and carbonic anhydrase data. Paper presented at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) Scientific Meeting, 26 May – 6 June 2006, St. Kitts and Nevis, Caribbean Sea. IWC SC/58/PFI8, 19pp.

Víkingsson, G.A., Ólafsdóttir, D., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Halldórsson, S.D., Galan, A., Svansson, V. , Jörundsson, E., Kjeld, M., Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Gíslason, D., Auðunsson, G.A., Pálmadóttir, H., Gunnlaugsdóttir, H., Þorgilsson, B., Stefánsson, M., Hjartardottir, S., and Pike, D.G. (2006). Research programme on common minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) in Icelandic waters - A progress report, May 2006. IWC/SC/58/O20, 18 pp.

Stefánsson M. Ö. and Pampoulie C. (2006). The influence of depth in fishery management: evidence from redlish (Sebastes mentella) and cod (Gadus morhua).  Journal of Fish Biology 69, 256-256 Suppl. C.

Stefánsson M. Ö. (2006). Tegundamyndun: Karfi í Irmingerhafi (E. Speciation: Redfish in the Irminger Sea). Symposium at the Marine Research Institute, May 2006 (in Icelandic).

Stefánsson M. Ö., Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttir A., Pampoulie C, Danielsdóttir A. K. and Sigurðsson Þ. (2006). Natural selection and adaptation of the deep-sea redfish Sebastes mentella. Journal of Fish Biology 69, 235-235 Suppl. C.

Pampoulie, C., Jörunsdóttir, Þ. D., Steinarssona, A., Pétursdóttir, G., Stefánsson, M.Ö., and Daníelsdóttir, A.K. (2006). Genetic comparisons of experimental farmed strains and wild Icelandic populations of Atlantic Cod (Gadus morhua L.). Aquaculture 261, 556 - 564.

Dr. Magnús Örn Stefánsson (2007). Leitin að uppruna karfastofnanna (E. The search for the origin of the redfish stocks). RANNÍS blaðið 4(1), 20 (in Icelandic).

Stefánsson, M.Ö, Reinert, J., Sigurðsson, Þ., Kristinsson, K. & Nedreaas K. (2007). Population structure of S. mentella in the North Atlantic with regard to international waters in the Norwegian Sea. Arctic Fisheries Working Group and North-Western Working Group. ICES AFWG / WD19, 18pp.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Reinert, J., Sigurðsson, Þ.,  Kristinsson, K. & Nedreaas K. (2007). Population structure of S. mentella in the North Atlantic with regard to international Norwegian waters in the Norwegian Sea: Spatial and temporal dimensions. Stock Identification Methods Working Group August 2007. ICES SIMWG / WD1, 19pp.

Víkingsson, G.A.., Ólafsdóttir, D., Gunnlaugsson, Th., Halldórsson, S.D., Galan, A., Svansson, V., Kjeld, M., Pampoulie, C., Gíslason, D., Auðunsson, G.A., Pálmadóttir, H., Gunnlaugsdóttir, H., Stefánsson, M.Ö., and Hjartarsdóttir, S. (2007). Research programme on common minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) in Icelandic waters - A progress report May 2007. IWC SC/59/O16, 18pp.

Pampoulie, C., Stengrund, P., Stefánsson, M. Ö., and Daníelsdóttir, A.K. (2008). Genetic divergence among East Icelandic and Faroese populations of Atlantic cod provides evidence for historical imprints at neutral and non-neutral markers. ICES Journal of Marine Science 65, 65–71.

Pampoulie, C., Stefánsson, M. Ö., Jörunsdóttir, Danilowicz, B. S. and Daníelsdóttir, A. K. (2008). Recolonisation history and large scale dispersal in the open sea: the case study of the North Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua L. Biological Journal of the Linnaean Society. 94, 315-329.

Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Gíslason, D., Kristinsson, K., Stefánsson, M.Ö., Johansen, T. and Pampoulie, C. (2008). Population Structure of Deep-Sea and Oceanic Phenotypes of Deepwater Redfish in the Irminger Sea and Icelandic Continental Slope: Are They Cryptic Species. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 137, 1723–1740.

Stefánsson, M.Ö. (2008). Skráning þekkingarverðmæta á Landspítala Háskólasjúkrahúsi (E. Measuring and Managing Knowledge Assets at the University Hospital of Iceland). Symposium at the University of Akureyri, November 2008 (in Icelandic).

Stefánsson, M.Ö., Sigurðsson, Þ., Pampoulie, C., Daníelsdóttir, A.K., Þorgilsson, B., Ragnarsdóttir, A., Gíslason, D., Coughlan, J., Cross, T. and Bernatchez, L. (2009). Pleistocene genetic legacy suggests incipient species of Sebastes mentella in the Irminger Sea. Heredity 102, 514-524.

Stefánsson, M.Ö., Reinert, J., Sigurðsson, Þ., Kristinsson, K., Nedreaas K. and Pampoulie, C. (2009). Depth as a potential driver of genetic structure of Sebastes mentella across the North Atlantic Ocean. ICES Journal of Marine Science 66, 680-690.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. Novo-Perez, N., Díez-Caballero Arnau. (2009). Biosensor automatizado con partículas magnéticas como superficie activa renovable, para la detección y cuantificación en fase gaseosa de moléculas y microorganismos de aplicación para la Seguridad Ciudadana y Bioterrorismo (E. Automated biosensor based onmagnetic particle as renewable active surface for the detection and quantification of gas phase molecules and microorganisms: Application for citizen security and bioterrorism). Memoria Técnica, Ministerio de Defensa, España, 49 pp. (In Spanish).

Higgins, RM, Danilowicz, BS, Balbuena, J, Danielsdottir, AK, Geffen, A,  Meijer, W, Modin, J, Montero, F, Pampoulie, C, Perdiguero, D, Schreiber, A, Stefánsson, MÖ, Wilson, B. (2010). Multi-disciplinary fingerprints reveal the harvest location of cod (Gadus morhua) in the Northeast Atlantic. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 404:197-206.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Imsland A. K., Hoare, R., Coughlan, J., Jenssen M. D., Jonassen T. M., Langston, A. L., FitzGerald R., Mulcahy, M. Stefansson S. O. and Cross, T. F. Genetic and growth variation in reared Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus). In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. Hybridization between two parapatric depth-populations of redfish (Sebastes mentella) in the Irminger Sea. In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. and Sigurðsson, T. Relationship of Sebastes mentella on the Icelandic shelf and the pelagic components of the Irminger Sea. In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö.  and Pampoulie, C. Mutation vs. drift genetic estimates reveal historical patterns in the genetic divergence of redfish (Sebastes mentella) in the North Atlantic. In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. Gíslason D., Þorgilsson B., Ragnarsdóttrir A., Roques, S.,  Daníelsdóttir, A., and Bernatchez, L. MicrosatelliteDNA variation of the pelagic deep-sea and oceanic phenotypes of Sebastes mentella in the Irminger Sea. In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö. and Sigurðsson, T. Species and population origin of Sebastes spp. juveniles caught in Icelandic waters. In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö.  and Pampoulie, C. The influence of depth in fishery management: Evidence from redfish (Sebastes mentella) and cod (Gadus morhua). In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Coughlan, J. P., Galvin, P. and Cross, T. F. Microsatellite DNA variation in wild halibut throughout the geographical range and also in selected farmed strains.  In prep.

Stefánsson, M. Ö., Coughlan, J. P., Galvin, P. and Cross, T. F. Microsatellite DNA variation in wild turbot throughout the geographical range in the North Atlantic and also in selected farmed strains.  In prep. 


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