Prof. Dr. Bettina Meyer
Head of the group
Dr. Marvin Dörries
Project: Functioncal consequences of endogenous clocks in key species. The project is located at the Helmholtz-Institut für Funktionelle Marine Biodiversität (HIFMB).
Dr. Helena Herr
Projects: Concurrent assessment of baleen whale and krill distribution along the West Antarctic Peninsula using state-of-the art census techniques in a synchronised sampling effort.
Recovery status and ecology of Southern Hemisphere fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) at the West Antarctic Peninsula.
Both projects are located at the Centrum for Natural Sciences (CeNak) of the University of Hamburg.
Project: 'Seasonal, physiological and genetic functions in Antarctic krill, Euphausia superba, at different latitudes in the Southern Ocean' within the proect PolarTime
Scholarship provided by the Interdisciplinary approach to functional biodiversity research.
Dr. Katharina Michael
Project: Performance of Krill vs. Salps to withstand in a warming Southern Ocean (PEKRIS).
Svenja Julica Müller
50% position within the group
Project: 'The impact of krill and salps on the biological carbon pump in the Southern Ocean' within the project Population Shift and Ecosystem Response – Krill vs. Salps (POSER).