Prof. Dr. Allan Cembella

Head of Section

Allan Cembella
Division Biosciences | Ecological Chemistry
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Email Allan Cembella
Phone +49(471)4831-1494
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Am Handelshafen 12,
D-27570 Bremerhaven
(Room C-301)


Head of Section Ecological Chemistry &

AWI Deputy Speaker for PACES II COAST Theme Workpackage 3

Research interests

Phytoplankton ecophysiology;Chemical and Molecular Ecology of marine protists; Plankton species interactions in marine food webs; Harmful Algal Bloom research (SCOR-IOC GEOHAB Steering Committee, German Delegate to IOC Intergovernmental Panel on Harmful Algal Blooms; ICES WG on Harmful Algal Bloom Dynamics; Marine Microbial Biotechnology; & Marine Biotoxinology

Latest Publications

Toxigenic algae and associated phycotoxins in two coastal embayments in the Ebro Delta (NW Mediterranean) (2016)
Busch, Julia A.; Andrée, Karl; Diogène, Jorge; Fernández-Tejedor, Margarita; Töbe, Kerstin; John, Uwe; Krock, Bernd; Tillmann, Urban; Cembella, Allan
hdl: 10013/epic.47475

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“What’s in the bucket and what are they doing?” - Comparative analysis of biodiversity and metatranscriptome patterns of microeukaryotic plankton in three different marine ecosytems. (2016)
Wohlrab, Sylke; Westphal, Stephanie; Neuhaus, Stefan; Harms, Lars; Rohner, Gerrit; Cembella, Allan; John, Uwe
hdl: 10013/epic.46824

Bioactive compounds of marine dinoflagellate isolates from western Greenland and their phylogenetic association within the genus Alexandrium (2016)
Tillmann, Urban; Krock, Bernd; Alpermann, Tilman; Cembella, Allan
hdl: 10013/epic.46495

Trait changes induced by species interactions in two phenotypically distinct strains of a marine dinoflagellate (2016)
Wohlrab, Sylke; Tillmann, Urban; Cembella, Allan; John, Uwe
hdl: 10013/epic.47874

Distribution of Alexandrium fundyense (Dinophyceae) cysts in Greenland and Iceland, with an emphasis on viability and growth in the Arctic (2016)
Richlen, Mindy; Zielinski, Oliver; Hollinde, Lars; Tillmann, Urban; Cembella, Allan; Lyu, Yihua; Anderson, D. M.
hdl: 10013/epic.48129