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Marine Scotland Science: directory

Published: 23 Nov 2019
Last updated: 12 May 2021 - see all updates

Details of specialists working for Marine Scotland Science.

Marine Scotland Science: directory
Dr Hannah Millar

Dr Hannah Millar 

Renewables and Energy Programme
Renewable Energy Environmental Advice Group
Marine Bioacoustician 


Marine Scotland Science, Marine Laboratory, 375 Victoria Road, Aberdeen, AB11 9DB, UK

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Details of specialism

I am interested in the potential impacts of underwater noise to various receptors. I have expertise in underwater noise modelling and environmental impact assessments. 

Within the broad topic area my particular focuses currently include:

  • providing advice to MS-LOT and policy on underwater noise issues
  • contributing to on-going acoustic projects such as the East Coast Marine Mammal Acoustic Study (ECOMMAS) 
  • quantifying potential interactions of migrating salmon with marine renewable resources

Main policy links

  • marine renewables licencing
  • marine conservation (science advice) 
  • finfish aquaculture

External committees and responsibilities



Marine Scotland Science
Scottish Government
Marine Laboratory
PO Box 101
375 Victoria Road
AB11 9DB


+44 (0)131 244 2500


First published: 23 Nov 2019 Last updated: 12 May 2021 -