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Bachelor and Mastertheses

The MGF-Baltic-Sea project provides the opportunity for young researchers to actively participate in ongoing research. Thus, the IOW, University of Rostock and University of Cologne frequently provide positions for Bachelors or Master theses:


Laura Maria Pülm (2023) „Einfluss einer Macoma balthica-Population auf die Partikelumlagerung im südlichen Arkona Becken (Ostsee)“, Master; University of Rostock, Marine Biology

Andreina Zey (2023) „Description of a New Species of the Family Rhizotrichidae Por, 1986 (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) of the Fehmarnbelt (Western Baltic Sea, Germany)“, Bachelor, University of Cologne, Department of Biology.

• Tabea Giese: "Diversity and composition of the prokaryotic community
in sediments of the Baltic Sea", Master.

Malte Kraus: "The vertical and horizontal abundance of protists in aerobic and
anaerobic sediments in the Baltic Sea", Bachelort.

Svenja Huth: "Investigations on the diversity of benthic ciliates in the southern
Baltic (Oderbank)", Bachelor.

Julian Wagenhofer: "Investigations on the diversity of benthic heterotrophic
flagellates of the Baltic Sea, with a particular focus on kinetoplastids and
chrysomonads", Master.

Jonas Rasim: „Einfluss der grundberührenden Fischerei auf die Migration benthischer Diatomeen“, Bachelor.

Thore Schmüser: Auswirkungen der Grundschleppnetzfischerei auf
benthische Makrofaunagemeinschaften in der südwestlichen Ostsee”, Master.

Laura Pülm: "Die Auswirkungen von mechanischen Störungen des
Meeresbodens durch simulierte Grundschleppnetzfischerei auf die Chlorophyll-Tiefenverteilung in einem unbesiedelten Sediment ein Mesokosmos-Experiment", Bachelor.

Josephin Lemke: "Der Einfluss von simulierter Grundschleppnetzfischerei und Bioturbation auf die Chlorophyll-Tiefenverteilung im Meeresboden ein Mesokosmos-
Experiment", Bachelor.

Ole Werner: "Charakterisierung des aktuellen Zustandes der Arctica islandica-Population im Meeresschutzgebiet Fehmarnbelt (Westliche Ostsee), einem von Grundschleppnetzfischerei beeinflussten schlickigen Meeresboden", Master.

Claudia Runkel: "Kombinierte Einflüsse von Arctica islandica und Grundschleppnetz-geschirren auf die Durchmischung sublitoraler Ostseesedimente", Master.