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Dr. Christian Stolle

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Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Research
Seestrasse 15
D-18119 Rostock
Germany
Phone:
+49 381 5197 243
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+49 381 5197 440
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CURRICULUM VITAE

2016 - present  Postdoctoral research position (MarParCloud project, PI for WP3a), Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Reserach Warnemünde, Germany

2015 - present  Postdoctoral research position (PASSME project), Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment, University of Oldenburg,

2010 - 2015       Postdoctoral research position (SOPRAN project), Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Reserach Warnemünde, Germany

2006 - 2009       PhD thesis (FILGAS project), Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Reserach Warnemünde, Germany (Prof. Klaus Jürgens)

2005                 Diploma thesis, University of Kassel, Germany (Prof. Markus Maniak)

1999 - 2005       Studies of Biology, University of Kassel, Germany

 

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS

Organic matter production and transformation and its influence on organic aerosols and maritime clouds - MarParCloud project

→ Possibilities to join MarParCloud: Bachelor-/Masterthesis Project:  Aquatic microorganisms in the atmosphere

Microbiology and biogeochemistry of trace gases (especially halocarbons) - SOPRAN project

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Impact of microbial communities in the sea-surface microlayer on ocean-atmosphere exchange processes - FILGAS project

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PUBLICATIONS (peer-review)

Mariana Ribas Ribas, Nur Ili Hamizah Mustaffa, Janina Rahlff, Christian Stolle, Oliver Wurl; Sea Surface Scanner (S3): A catamaran for high-resolution measurements of biogeochemical properties of the sea surface microlayer; JOURNAL OF ATMOSPHERIC AND OCEANIC TECHNOLOGY; DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0017.1 (2017)

Janina Rahlff, Christian Stolle, Helge-Ansgar Giebel, Thorsten Brinkhoff, Mariana Ribas-Ribas, Dorothee Hodapp, Oliver Wurl; High wind speeds prevent formation of a distinct bacterioneuston community in the sea-surface microlayer; FEMS MICROBIOLOGY ECOLOGY; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/femsec/fix041 (2017)

Anja Engel, Hermann W. Bange, Michael Cunliffe, Susannah M. Burrows, Gernot Friedrichs, Luisa Galgani, Hartmut Herrmann, Norbert Hertkorn, Martin Johnson, Peter Liss, Patricia Quinn, Markus Schartau, Alexander Soloviev, Christian Stolle, Robert Upstill-Goddard, Manuela van Pinxteren, Birthe Zaencker; The ocean’s vital skin: Towards an integrated understanding of the sea surface microlayer; FRONTIERS IN MARINE SCIENCE; DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00165 (2017)

Oliver Wurl, Christian Stolle, Chu Van Thuoc, Pham The Thu, Xavier Mari; Biofilm-like properties of the sea surface and predicted effects on air-sea CO2 exchange; PROGRESS IN OCEANOGRAPHY; DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2016.03.002 (2016)

Enno Bahlmann, Christian Stolle, Ingo Weinberg, Richard Seifert, Detlef Schulz-Bull, Walter Michaelis; Isotopic composition of polyhalomethanes from marine macrophytes - Systematic effects of the halogen substituents on the isotopic composition; ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY; DOI: 10.1071/EN14210 (2015)

Anna Orlikowska, Christian Stolle, Falk Pollehne, Klaus Jürgens, Detlef Schulz-Bull; Dynamics of halocarbons in coastal surface waters during short term mesocosm experiments; ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY; DOI: 10.1071/EN14204 (2015)

Oliver Schmale, Ira Leifer, Jens Schneider v. Deimling, Christian Stolle, Stefan Krause, Katrin Kießlich, Andreas Frahm, Tina Treude; Bubble Transport Mechanism: Indications for a gas bubble-mediated inoculation of benthic methanotrophs into the water column; CONTINENTAL SHELF RESEARCH; DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2015.04.022 (2015)

Luisa Galgani, Christian Stolle, Sonja Endres, Kai G. Schulz, Anja Engel; Effects of ocean acidification on the biogenic composition of the sea-surface microlayer: Results from a mesocosm study; JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH: OCEANS; DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010188 (2014)

Michael Cunliffe, Anja Engel, Sanja Frka, Blaženka Gašparović, Carlos Guitart, J Colin Murrell, Matthew Salter, Christian Stolle, Robert Upstill-Goddard, Oliver Wurl; Sea surface microlayers: a unified physicochemical and biological perspective of the air-ocean interface; PROGRESS IN OCEANOGRAPHY; DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2012.08.004 (2013)

Manuela van Pinxteren, Conny Müller, Yoshiteru Iinuma, Christian Stolle, Hartmut Herrmann; Chemical characterization of dissolved organic compounds from coastal sea surface microlayers (Baltic Sea, Germany); ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; DOI: 10.1021/es204492b (2012)

Christian Stolle, Matthias Labrenz, Christian Meeske, Klaus Jürgens; Bacterioneuston community structure in the southern Baltic Sea and its dependence on meteorological conditions; APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY; DOI: 10.1128/AEM.00042-11 (2011)

Christian Stolle, Klaus Nagel, Matthias Labrenz, Klaus Jürgens; Succession of the sea-surface microlayer in the coastal Baltic Sea under natural and experimentally induced low-wind conditions; BIOGEOSCIENCES; DOI: 10.5194/bg-7-2975-2010 (2010)

Christian Stolle, Klaus Nagel, Matthias Labrenz, Klaus Jürgens; Bacterial activity in the sea-surface microlayer: in situ investigations in the Baltic Sea and the influence of sampling devices; AQUATIC MICROBIAL ECOLOGY; DOI: 10.3354/ame01351 (2009)

 

PUBLICATIONS (others)

Report of the discussion session "Microbial life at the air-sea interface"; held at the SOLAS Open Science Conference in Kiel, Germany, 2015; conveners: Christian Stolle and Mariana Ribas-Ribas

Contribution to SOPRAN brochure "Retrospect and Quintessence"- "Air-sea exchange and the sea surface microlayer" (page 15 ff) (2015)

Contribution to report of the SCOR working group #141 ("Sea-surface microlayers"): Guide to best practices to study the ocean’s surface; Editors: Michael Cunliffe, Oliver Wurl (2014) - free pdf

 

TALKS (first author only)

Christian Stolle; Interaction of organic material and bacteria at the air-sea interface; Final SOPRAN Meeting; Kiel, Germany (2015)

Christian Stolle; The role of the sea-surface microlayer in ocean-atmosphere interaction – a microbiological perspective; Future Ocean Microlayer Workshop; Kiel, Germany (2015)

Christian Stolle, Anna Orlikowska, Falk Pollehne, Detlef Schulz-Bull and Klaus Jürgens; Biological regulation of volatile halogenated organic compounds (VHOCs) in Baltic Sea surface waters; 5th Annual SOPRAN Meeting; Kiel, Germany (2012)

Christian Stolle; Microbial communities in the sea surface microlayer; COST Action workshop; Plymouth, U.K. (2011)

Christian Stolle, Klaus Nagel, Matthias Labrenz and Klaus Jürgens; Bacterial Community Structure and Activity at the Air-Water Interface: Studies from the Baltic Sea; VAAM annual conference – Association of General and Applied Microbiology, Hannover, Germany (2010)

Christian Stolle, Klaus Nagel, Matthias Labrenz and Klaus Jürgens; Patterns of microbial community structure and activity in Baltic Sea sea-surface microlayers; SAME 11 – Symposium on Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Piran, Slovenia (2009)

 

POSTERS (first author only)

Christian Stolle,Chu Van Thuoc, Pham The Thu, Xavier Mari, Oliver Wurl; Bacterial life in biofilm-like habitats at the top of the oceans; VAAM annual conference – Association of General and Applied Microbiology; Jena, Germany (2016)

Christian Stolle, Enno Bahlmann, Anna Orlikowska, Johanna Hessel, Lisa Neu, Falk Pollehne, Detlef Schulz-Bull and Klaus Jürgens; Bacterial degradation of monohalomethanes in the Baltic Sea; SOLAS Open Science Conference; Kiel, Germany (2015)

Christian Stolle, Chu Van Thuoc, Pham The Thu, Xavier Mari, Oliver Wurl; Biofilm-like properties of the sea surface; SCOR working group meeting; Qingdao, China (2014)

Christian Stolle, Luisa Galgani, Sonja Endres, Kai G. Schulz, Anja Engel and Klaus Jürgens; Interplay of bacteria and organic gel particles at the air-sea interface: Effects on ocean carbon dynamics in a changing climate; SAME 13 – Symposium on Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Stresa, Italy (2013)

Christian Stolle, Anna Orlikowska, Falk Pollehne, Detlef Schulz-Bull and Klaus Jürgens; Bacterial turnover of iodomethane - a climate-relevant trace gas - in Baltic and North Sea surface waters; VAAM annual conference – Association of General and Applied Microbiology; Bremen, Germany (2013)

Christian Stolle, Anna Orlikowska, Falk Pollehne, Detlef Schulz-Bull and Klaus Jürgens; Photoautotrophic production and heterotrophic decomposition of climate-relevant halocarbons in Baltic and North Sea surface waters; ISME 14 - International Symposium of Microbial Ecology; Kopenhagen, Denmark (2012)

Christian Stolle, Matthias Labrenz, Klaus Nagel and Klaus Jürgens; Bacterial life at the air-water interface: Studies from the coastal Baltic Sea; Future Ocean Symposium, Kiel, Germany (2010)

Christian Stolle, Matthias Labrenz, Klaus Nagel and Klaus Jürgens; Life at the interface: Bacterial community composition and activity within the sea-surface microlayer of the Baltic Sea; ASLO meeting – American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, Nice, France (2009)

Christian Stolle and Klaus Jürgens; Bacterial abundance and activity in the sea-surface microlayer of the Baltic Sea; VAAM annual conference – Association of General and Applied Microbiology, Frankfurt, Germany (2008)

Christian Stolle, Matthias Labrenz, Klaus Nagel and Klaus Jürgens; Microbial characterisation of the sea-surface layer of the Baltic Sea and the problem of sampling devices; BSSC - Baltic Sea Science Conference, Rostock, Germany (2007)