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Kolarevic J, Karlsen CR, Sveen L, Nilsen TO, Sundh H, Aerts J, Sundell K, Ebbesson L, Handeland S, Jørgensen SM, Takle H, Terjesen BF (2016) Welfare and performance and barrier function of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) post-smolts during exposure to mild chronic stress in closed-containment systems.
European Aquaculture Society, Edinburgh, Scotland,
September 22nd 2016.

Colpaert B, De Kegel B, Scheerlinck J, Metz J, Flik G, Van Landschoot A, Adriaens D, Aerts J (2016) Outline based shape analysis of fish scales: a procedure to quantify skeletal effects of chronic stress.
Zoology Congress, Antwerp,
December 16th 2016.

Stadig LM, Rodenburg TB, Ampe B, Reubens B, Duquenne B, Aerts J, Tuyttens FAM (2017) Benefits of and barriers for combining free-range chickens with production of short rotation coppice.
Poultry Welfare Symposium, Ploufragan, France,
June 20th 2017.

Declercq A, Cai Naranjo E, Thongda W, Arias C, De La Fuente L, Beck B, Lange M, Peatman E, Aerts J, Decostere A (2017) The stress hormone cortisol: a (co-)regulator of biofilm formation in Flavobacterium columnare.
European Association of Fish Pathologists, Belfast, Northern Ireland,
September 6th 2017.

Vercauteren M, Decostere A, Devriese L, De Swaef E, Gulla S, Romalde JL, Aerts J, Chiers K (2017) Skin ulcerations in wild flatfish: a mystery to be resolved.
European Association of Fish Pathologists, Belfast, Northern Ireland,
September 6th 2017.

Zeytin S, Aerts J, Hörterer C, Slater MJ (2018) Chronic stress effect of high levels of lupin meal inclusion in diets revealed by scale cortisol in European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). European Aquaculture Society, Dubrovnic, Croatia,
October 20th 2018.

Hanke I, Ampe B, Kunzmann A, Gärdes A, Aerts J (2018) Effect of environmental conditions and management strategies in commercial aquaculture systems on juvenile milkfish (Chanos chanos) quantified by scale cortisol.
International Meeting on Marine Research, Peniche,
Portugal, July 6th 2018.

Vercauteren M, De Swaef E, Devriese L, Decostere A, Chiers K, Aerts J (2019) Let’s talk about stress: can we quantify the chronic stress level of a flatfish to assess the impact of anthropogenic activities on wild fish populations?
VLIZ Symposium 2019.

Vercauteren M, De Swaef E, Devriese L, Decostere A, Chiers K, Aerts J (2019) Let’s talk about stress: how to quantify the chronic stress level of the fish and its impact.
European Association of Fish Pathologists 2019.

Petereit J, Hörterer C, Buck B, Aerts J (2019) The effect of alternative feed ingredients on growth and stress response in juvenile turbot (Scopthalmus maximus) kept in recirculating aquaculture systems.
European Aquaculture Society 2019.

Weirup L, Aerts J, Schulz C, Seibel H (2019) Assessment of chronic stress and welfare status in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) at different stocking densities in commercial flow through systems in Germany.
European Aquaculture Society 2019.


Aerts J, Bos E-J, Van Poucke C, Tuyttens F, Sonck B, De Saeger S (2015):
Applicability of cortisol in hair of pigs as a long-term indicator of stress for on-site evaluation of animal welfare on pig farms. Scientific report.

Aerts J. Affecting the stress response in fish:
The increasing usage of alternative fish meal sources. Int. Aquafeed January 2018, article.

Van Waeyenberge J, Aerts J, Hellebuyck T, Pasmans F, Martel A.:
Stress in wild and captive snakes: quantification, effects and the importance of management. Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift 2018; 87:59-65, article.

Valgaeren B, Maryns D, Meulemans G, Van Nuffel A, Aerts J (2019) RUMIN_AAI: Optimization of small ruminant welfare in petting zoos and care farms. UFAW International Symposium, July 3rd 2019. Poster.