Mr Richard Webb

Senior Research Officer

Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis
Faculty of Science
r.webb@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 63959

Overview

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Fuerst, John A., Webb, Richard I. and Sagulenko, Evgeny (2013). Cell compartmentalization and endocytosis in planctomycetes: structure and function in complex bacteria. In John A. Fuerst (Ed.), Planctomycetes: Cell Structure, Origins and Biology (pp. 39-75) New York, NY, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-62703-502-6_2

  • Paungfoo-Lonhienne, Chanyarat, Schmidt, Susanne, Webb, Richard I. and Lonhienne, Thierry G. A. (2013). Rhizophagy-a new dimension of plant-microbe interactions. In Frans J. de Bruijn (Ed.), Molecular Microbial Ecology of the Rhizosphere (pp. 1199-1207) Hoboken, NJ United States: Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781118297674.ch115

  • McDonald, Kent, Schwarz, Heinz, Müller-Reichert, Thomas, Webb, Rick, Buser, Christopher and Morphew, Mary (2010). "Tips and tricks" for high-pressure freezing of model systems. In (pp. 671-693) : . doi:10.1016/S0091-679X(10)96028-7

  • Schieber, Nicole L., Nixon, Susan J., Webb, Richard I., Oorschot, Viola M. J. and Parton, Robert G. (2010). Modern approaches for ultrastructural analysis of the zebrafish embryo. In Thomas Müller-Reichert, Leslie Wilson and Paul Matsudaira (Ed.), Electron microscopy of model systems (pp. 425-442) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Academic Press. doi:10.1016/S0091-679X(10)96018-4

  • Fuerst, J A, Webb, R I, van Niftrik, L., Jetten, M. S. and Strous, M. (2006). Anammoxosomes of anaerobic ammonium-oxidizing planctomycetes. In JM Shively (Ed.), Complex Intracellular Structures in Prokaryotes 1st ed. (pp. 259-283) Germany: Springer.

  • Sorokin, D.Y., Rainey, F.A., Webb, R. I. and Fuerst, J. A. (2005). Genus XXV: Sulfitobacter. In Brenner, D. J, Krieg, N.R. and Staley and J.T. (Ed.), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology 2 ed. (pp. 224-228) New York, USA: Springer Science & Business Media, Inc..

  • Uwins, P. J., Taylor, A. and Webb, R. I. (2000). Nannobacteria, fiction or fact?. In M. Glikson and M. Masterlerz (Ed.), Organic Matter and Mineralisation: Thermal Alternation, Hydrocarbon Generation and Role in Metallogenesis (pp. 421-444) Lancaster, UK: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • San, A. T., Webb, R. I., Joyce, D. C., Hofman, P. J., Macnish, A. J. and Smyth, H. E. (2017). Anatomy of skin disorders afflicting Australian mangoes. In: I. Bally, L. Tran-Nguyen and D. Hall, Proceedings of the XI International Mango Symposium. XI International Mango Symposium, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia , (331-335). 28th September- 3rd. October 2015. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2017.1183.48

  • San, A. T., Smyth, H. E., Joyce, D. C., Webb, R., Li, G. Q., Hofman, P. J. and Macnish, A. J. (2016). γ-Irradiation effects on appearance and aroma of 'Kensington Pride' mango fruit. In: R. Drew, M. Fitch and J. Zhu, XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes. Proceedings of the IV International Symposium on Papaya, VIII International Pineapple Symposium, and International Symposium on Mango. XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014), Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (393-398). 17-22 August 2014. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2016.1111.56

  • Ratnayake, K., Joyce, D. C. and Webb, R. I. (2015). Xylem plugging and postharvest longevity of cut Acacia holosericea. In: R.A. Criley , XXIX International Horticultural Congress on Horticulture: Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC2014): XVII International Symposium on Horticultural Economics and Management and V International Symposium on Improving the Performance of Supply Chains in the Transitional Economies. 29th Int Horticultural Congress on Horticulture - Sustaining Lives, Livelihoods and Landscapes (IHC) / 17th Int Symposium on Horticultural Econ and Management / 5th Int Symposium on Improving the Performance of Supply Chains in the Transit Economies, Brisbane, Australia, (287-293). 17-22 August 2015. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2015.1104.44

  • Ng,Yi Kai, Hewavitharana, Amitha, Shaw, Paul N., Webb, Richard, Hooper, John and Fuerst, John A. (2011). Developmental cycle and antibiotic production of Salinispora arenicola isolated from Great Barrier Reef Marine sponges. In: Society for General Microbiology Autumn Conference 2011. Society for General Microbiology Autumn Conference 2011, York, United Kingdom, (). 5-7 September 2011.

  • Ratnayake, Kamani, Joyce, Daryl and Webb, Richard (2010). Microscopy studies of xylem occlusions in cut Acacia holosericea foliage stems. In: John Drennan, Acmm21: The 21st Australian Conference on Microscopy and Microanalysis. 21st Australian Conference on Microscopy and Microanalysis, Brisbane, Qld., Australia, (221-221). 11-15 July 2010.

  • Liebscher, Susan, Chappell, K. J., Stoermer, Martin J., Watterson, Daniel, Webb, Richard I., Khromykh, Alexander A., Fairlie, David P. and Young, Paul R. (2010). Sneaking up on West Nile Virus NS2B/NS3 protease subcellular activity utilising dye-quenched substrates. In: PlusStrand 2010: The Ninth International Symposium on Positive-Strand RNA Viruses, Atlanta, GA, U.S.A., (88-88). 17-21 May 2010.

  • Wright, J., Webb, R., O'Donoghue, P., Upcroft, P. and Upcroft, J. (2008). Hydrogenosomes of laboratory induced metronidazole-resistant Trichomonas vaginalis lines are down-sized; those from clinically metronidazole-resistant isolates are not.. In: Australian Society for Parasitology Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide Australia, (). 6-9 July.

  • Asher, C. J., Auchterlonie, G. J., Blamey, F. P. C., Kopittke, P. M., Menzies, N. W. and Webb, R. (2008). Speciation of Pb in roots of signal grass (Brachiaria decumbens) using analytical electron microscopy. In: SOILS 2008. 2008 ANZ Soils Conference, Palmerston North, New Zealand, (). 1-5 December, 2008.

  • Drennan, John, Webb, Rick, Nogita, Kaz, Knibbe, Ruth, Auchterlonie, Graeme, Tatenuma, K. and Hunter, Jane (2006). Analytical electron microscopy of proton exchange membrane fuel cells. In: E. Ivers-Tiffée, J. Maier and S. Singhal, Solid State Ionics 15: Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Solid State Ionics, Part I. International Conference on Solid State Ionics, Baden-Baden, Germany, (1649-1654). 17-22 July 2005. doi:10.1016/j.ssi.2006.07.016

  • Mabbett, A. N., Pioch, K. A., Webb, R. I. and McEwan, A. G. (2006). Heavy metal ions and nanobiotechnology. In: ASM 2006. ASM 2006, Gold Coast, (Abstract). 2-6 July, 2006.

  • Webb, R I and Giberson, T (2006). Nonthermal microwave processing of biological samples for microscopy. In: Proceedings of the 19th Australian Conference on Microscopy and Microanalysis. 19th Australian Conference on Microscopy and Microanalysis, Sydney, Australia, (). 5-9 February 2006.

  • Wood, E., Siddeque, A.M., Seviour, R. J., Glaisher, R., Trott, D. J., Webb, R. I., Crawford, S. and Marshall, A. (2005). Characterisation of spherical bodies by Brachyspira hyodysenteriae. In: Research Conference Proceedings 2005. Showcasing Faculty research through our postgraduates, Gatton, Queensland, (49-49). 8 December 2005.

  • Mikkelsen, D., Webb, R. I. and Rasch, R. (2004). Investigation of pyrite bioleaching by thermophilic microorganisms. In: Proceedings of the Australian Microbeam Analysis Society 8th Biennial Conference (AMAS 8). Australian Microbeam Analysis Society 8th Biennial Conference (AMAS 8), University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, (). February 2005.

  • Webb, R. I., Lindsay, M., Strous, M., Jetten, M. S., Lafi, F. F. and Fuerst, J. A. (2004). Novel compartmentalisation in bacteria. In: Proceedings of Microscopy and Microanalysis 2004. Microscopy and Microanalysis 2004, Savannah, U.S.A., (). August 2004.

  • Webb, R. I., Lindsay, M., Strous, M., Jetten, M. S. and Fuerst, J. A. (2004). Novel structural organisation of planctomycete bacteria. In: Proceedings of ACEM 18. ACEM 18, Geelong, Australia, (). 2-6 February 2004.

  • Webb, R. I., Gould, R. J. and Burja, A.M. (2004). Ultrastructural studies of the sponge Candidaspongia flabellate (Dictyoceratida) and its microbial symbionts. In: Proceedings of ACEM 18. ACEM 18, Geelong, Australia, (). 2-6 February, 2004.

  • Lafi, Feras F., Kim, Tae Kyung, Pearson, Darnley, Webb, Rick, Garson, Mary and Fuerst, John A. (2003). Molecular analysis of microbial biodiversity in three sponge species from the Great Barrier Reef. In: AMSA 2003 Marine Biocomplexity Keynote Abstracts. AMSA 2003, Brisbane, (104-104). 9-11 July 2003.

  • Fuerst, J. A., Lindsay, M. R., Strous, M., Jetten, M. S. and Webb, R. I. (2002). Novel structural organization for bacteria illustrated by planctomycetes Gemmata obscuriglobus and 'anammox' bacteria. In: 15th International Congress on Electron Microscopy. 15th International Congress on Electron Microscopy, Durban, ((Abstract)). 1-6 September, 2002.

  • Gould, R. J. and Webb, R. I. (2002). Polyethylenimine (PEI)- A novel electron microscopy adhesive. In: Proceedings of the 17th Australian Conference on Electron Microscopy, Adelaide, South Australia. 17th Australian Conference on Electron Microscopy, Adelaide, South Australia, (). February 4-8, 2002.

  • Webb, R. I. and Burja, A. M. (2002). Symbionts in the sponge Candidospongia Flabellata (Dictyoceratida). In: Proceedings of the 6th International Sponge Conference. 6th International Sponge Conference, Rapallo, Italy, (). September 29- October 5, 2002.

  • Butler, M. K., Webb, R. I. and Fuerst, J. A. (2001). Electron microscope-level in situ hybridisation localisation of ribosomal RNA in planctomycete bacteria. In: ASM 2001 Annual Scientific Meeting and Exhibition, Perth, WA, (A95 (Abstract)). 30 Sept - 5 Oct, 2001.

  • Moreau, J. W., Webb, R. I. and Banfield, J. (2001). The mineralogy and microstructure of sedimentary zinc sulfides formed by bacterial sulfate reduction. In: Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union Meeting. American Geophysical Union Meeting, San Francisco, USA, (). December 2001.

  • Batstone, D., Blackall, L. L., Keller, J. and Webb, R. I. (2000). Rapid analysis of anaerobic granule structure. In: Proceedings of the 15th Australian Conference for Electron Microscopy. 15th Australian Conference for Electron Microscopy, Canberra, (115). February 2000.

  • Ghoddusi, M., McDowall, A. W., Webb, R. I., Townsend, K. M. and Frost, A. J. (2000). Ultrastructure of Pasturella multicoda using conventional freeze-substitution and cryo-electron microscopy techniques.. In: Proceedings of the 15th Australian Conference for Electron Microscopy. 15th Australian Conference for Electron Microscopy, Canberra, Australia, (116-117). February 2000.

  • Garson, M. J., Clark, R., Webb, R. I., Field, K. L. and Charan, R. D. (1999). Ecological role of cytotoxic alkaloids: Haliclona n.sp., an unusual sponge/dinoflagellate association. In: Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 5th International Sponge Conference, Brisbane, (205-213). 27 June - 4 July 1999.

  • Keller, J., Batstone, D., Blackall, L. L. and Webb, R. I. (1999). Structural and phylogenetic characterisation of anaerobic biofilms and granules. In: Conference on Biofilm Systems. Conference on Biofilm Systems, New York City, USA, (). 17-21 Oct 1999.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision