Prof. Dr. Gerhard Kattner

Gerhard Kattner
Division Biosciences | Ecological Chemistry
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Email Gerhard Kattner
Phone +49(471)4831-1346
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Am Handelshafen 12,
D-27570 Bremerhaven
(Room C-221)

Research program

PACES II 1: Changes and regional feedbacks in Arctic and Antarctic
PACES II 1.3: Degrading permafrost landscapes; carbon, energy and water fluxes
PACES II 1.4: Arctic sea ice and its interaction with ocean and ecosystems
PACES II 1.5: Southern Ocean physics, biodiversity, and biogeochemical fluxes in a changing climate


Strahlenschutzbeauftragter Institut;Ausbilder für Chemielaboranten;

Research interests

Nutrient dynamics;Chemical characterization of dissolved and particulate organic matter (DOM);Lipid biochemistry;

Latest Publications

Lipid and fatty acid/alcohol compositions of the subarctic copepods Neocalanus cristatus and Eucalanus bungii from various depths in the Oyashio region, western North Pacific (2016)
Yamada, Yuichiro; Nishida, Shuhei; Graeve, Martin; Kattner, Gerhard
hdl: 10013/epic.47923

The impact of dissolved organic carbon and bacterial respiration on pCO2 in experimental sea ice (2016)
Zhou, J.; Kotovitch, M.; Kaartokallio, H.; Moreau, S.; Tison, J.-L.; Kattner, Gerhard; Dieckmann, Gerhard; Thomas, D. N.; Delille, B.
hdl: 10013/epic.47965

Conference Item
Pelagic and sea ice biota in the Central Arctic - 2011-2012- Two contrasting years (2015)
Peeken, Ilka; Bakker, Karel; Kattner, Gerhard; Krumpen, Thomas; Fernández, M.; le Guitton , Marie; Uhlig, Christiane
hdl: 10013/epic.46172

Temporal variability of particulate organic carbon in the lower Changjiang (Yangtze River) in the post-Three Gorges Dam period: Links to anthropogenic and climate impacts (2015)
Wu, Ying; Bao, Hongyan; Yu, Hao; Zhang, Jing; Kattner, Gerhard
hdl: 10013/epic.46554

Phytoplankton and pigment patterns across frontal zones in the Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean (2015)
van Leeuwe, Maria A.; Kattner, Gerhard; van Oijen, Tim; de Jong, Jeroen T.M.; de Baar, Hein J. W.
hdl: 10013/epic.47986