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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Environmental Sciences H-index 102 Citations 33,497 336 World Ranking 88 National Ranking 3
Chemistry H-index 93 Citations 32,611 293 World Ranking 696 National Ranking 17

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Oxygen

His scientific interests lie mostly in Environmental chemistry, Pollutant, Fugacity, Partition coefficient and Bioconcentration. His Environmental chemistry study combines topics in areas such as Sorption, Atmosphere and Pollution. His Pollution research includes themes of Contamination, Environmental engineering and Biosphere.

His research in Pollutant intersects with topics in Hydrology and Scale. His Fugacity research incorporates themes from Multimedia, Volatilisation and Advection. His Partition coefficient course of study focuses on Solubility and Inorganic chemistry.

His most cited work include:

  • Multimedia Environmental Models: The Fugacity Approach (1034 citations)
  • Peer reviewed: tracking the distribution of persistent organic pollutants. (863 citations)
  • Correlation of bioconcentration factors. (702 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Donald Mackay mostly deals with Environmental chemistry, Environmental engineering, Partition coefficient, Fugacity and Solubility. His Environmental chemistry research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Contamination and Pollutant. His Environmental engineering research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Chemical fate, Water pollution and Pollution.

His Partition coefficient study incorporates themes from Sorption, Analytical chemistry and Vapor pressure, Thermodynamics. As part of the same scientific family, Donald Mackay usually focuses on Solubility, concentrating on Aqueous solution and intersecting with Chromatography. His Bioaccumulation study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Food web and Food chain.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Environmental chemistry (36.45%)
  • Environmental engineering (14.95%)
  • Partition coefficient (13.83%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2005-2020)?

  • Environmental chemistry (36.45%)
  • Bioaccumulation (8.97%)
  • Fugacity (13.46%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include Environmental chemistry, Bioaccumulation, Fugacity, Organic chemicals and Partition coefficient. He is involved in the study of Environmental chemistry that focuses on Bioconcentration in particular. His research in the fields of Biomagnification overlaps with other disciplines such as Metabolic Biotransformation.

His studies deal with areas such as Molecule and Environmental engineering as well as Fugacity. The Environmental engineering study combines topics in areas such as Chemical fate, Advection, Hydrology and Biochemical engineering. The study incorporates disciplines such as Air water and Analytical chemistry in addition to Partition coefficient.

Between 2005 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Multimedia Environmental Models: The Fugacity Approach (1034 citations)
  • Handbook of Physical-Chemical Properties and Environmental Fate for Organic Chemicals (342 citations)
  • Biologically mediated transport of contaminants to aquatic systems. (169 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Oxygen

Donald Mackay mainly focuses on Environmental chemistry, Bioaccumulation, Partition coefficient, Bioconcentration and Organic chemicals. The various areas that Donald Mackay examines in his Environmental chemistry study include Molecular size and Contamination. As a part of the same scientific family, Donald Mackay mostly works in the field of Contamination, focusing on Soil water and, on occasion, Fugacity.

His Bioaccumulation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Quantitative structure–activity relationship, Statistics, Food chain and Chemical hazard. His Partition coefficient research includes elements of Volatilisation, Henry's law, Hydrocarbon and Analytical chemistry. He has included themes like Uncertainty analysis, Chlorinated Dibenzofurans, Sewage treatment, Chemical fate and Waste disposal in his Organic chemicals study.

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Top Publications

Peer reviewed: tracking the distribution of persistent organic pollutants.

Frank Wania;Donald MacKay.
Environmental Science & Technology (1996)

1827 Citations

Multimedia Environmental Models: The Fugacity Approach

Donald Mackay.
(2020)

1628 Citations

Correlation of bioconcentration factors.

Donald. Mackay.
Environmental Science & Technology (1982)

1107 Citations

A critical review of Henry’s law constants for chemicals of environmental interest

Donald Mackay;Wan Ying Shiu.
Journal of Physical and Chemical Reference Data (1981)

930 Citations

Bioaccumulation of persistent organic chemicals: mechanisms and models

D. Mackay;A. Fraser.
Environmental Pollution (2000)

846 Citations

Contaminants in the Canadian Arctic: 5 years of progress in understanding sources, occurrence and pathways.

R.W. Macdonald;L.A. Barrie;T.F. Bidleman;M.L. Diamond.
Science of The Total Environment (2000)

727 Citations

Octanol-air partition coefficient as a predictor of partitioning of semi-volatile organic chemicals to aerosols

Antonio Finizio;Donald Mackay;Terry Bidleman;Tom Harner.
Atmospheric Environment (1997)

605 Citations

Enhancing ecotoxicological modeling and assessment. Body Residues and Modes Of Toxic Action

Lynn S. McCarty;Donald Mackay.
Environmental Science & Technology (1993)

599 Citations

Lipid-containing semipermeable membrane devices for monitoring organic contaminants in water

James N. Huckins;Gamini K. Manuweera;Jimmie D. Petty;Donald Mackay.
Environmental Science & Technology (1993)

598 Citations

ENHANCING ECOTOXICOLOGICAL MODELING AND ASSESSMENT

L. S. Mccarty;D. Mackay.
Environmental Science & Technology (1993)

585 Citations

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