PD Dr. Barbara Niehoff

Senior Scientist

Barbara Niehoff
Division Biosciences | Polar Biological Oceanography
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Email Barbara Niehoff
Phone +49(471)4831-1371
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Am Handelshafen 12,
D-27570 Bremerhaven
(Room E-2310)

Research program

PACES II 1: Changes and regional feedbacks in Arctic and Antarctic
PACES II 2: Fragile coasts and shelf sea
PACES II 1.4: Arctic sea ice and its interaction with ocean and ecosystems
PACES II 2.2: Species interactions in changing and exploited coastal seas


Responsibilities

Working Group Leader Arctic Zooplankton

 

Deputy Head of the Section Polar Biological Oceanography


Research interests

Life cylces and life history traits of key species, their adaptive capacities and their trophic interactions The response of zooplankton to climate change

Latest Publications

Conference Item
Interannual zooplankton distribution in the HAUSGARTEN area (eastern Fram Strait) in relation to environmental conditions (2016)
Hildebrandt, Nicole; Niehoff, Barbara; Bauerfeind, Eduard
hdl: 10013/epic.47909


Article
Temperature driven changes in the diet preference of omnivorous copepods: no more meat when it's hot? (2016)
Boersma, Maarten; Mathew, K. Avarachen; Niehoff, Barbara; Schoo, Katherina L.; Franco-Santos, Rita M.; Meunier, Cédric L.
hdl: 10013/epic.46662


Article
Summertime plankton ecology in Fram Strait - a compilation of long- and short-term observations (2015)
Nöthig, Eva-Maria; Bracher, Astrid; Engel, Anja; Metfies, Katja; Niehoff, Barbara; Peeken, Ilka; Bauerfeind, Eduard; Cherkasheva, Alexandra; Gäbler-Schwarz, Steffi; Hardge, Kristin; Kilias, Estelle; Kraft, Angelina; Mebrahtom Kidane , Yohannes; Lalande, C
hdl: 10013/epic.46457


Conference Item
Indication for the timing of diapause – Seasonal development of metabolic activity in the Arctic copepod Calanus glacialis (2015)
Freese, Daniela; Soreide, Janne; Sartoris, Franz-Josef; Niehoff, Barbara
hdl: 10013/epic.45325


Conference Item
Mesozooplankton abundance and distribution in Fram Strait in comparison between a cold and a warm year (2015)
Hildebrandt, Nicole; Thomisch, Karolin; Niehoff, Barbara
hdl: 10013/epic.45122


Latest Datasets


Grazing rates and body mass of Calanus finmarchicus and Calanus glacialis incubated under elevated pCO2 (2016)
Hildebrandt, Nicole; Sartoris, Franz-Josef; Schulz, Kai Georg; Riebesell, Ulf; Niehoff, Barbara


Calanus finmarchicus and Calanus glacialis incubated under elevated pCO2 during ARK-XXVII/1+2 and KOSMOS 2011 mesocosm experiments: grazing rates (2016)
Hildebrandt, Nicole; Sartoris, Franz-Josef; Schulz, Kai Georg; Riebesell, Ulf; Niehoff, Barbara


Calanus finmarchicus and Calanus glacialis incubated under elevated pCO2 during ARK-XXVII/1+2 and KOSMOS 2011 mesocosm experiments: nitrogen and carbon content (2016)
Hildebrandt, Nicole; Sartoris, Franz-Josef; Schulz, Kai Georg; Riebesell, Ulf; Niehoff, Barbara


Calanus finmarchicus and Calanus glacialis incubated under elevated pCO2 during ARK-XXVII/1+2 and KOSMOS 2011 mesocosm experiments: environmental parameter (2016)
Hildebrandt, Nicole; Sartoris, Franz-Josef; Schulz, Kai Georg; Riebesell, Ulf; Niehoff, Barbara


Chlorophyll a in Arctic Ocean, Fram Strait, and Greenland Sea, 1991-2012 (2015)
Nöthig, Eva-Maria; Bracher, Astrid; Engel, Anja; Metfies, Katja; Niehoff, Barbara; Peeken, Ilka; Bauerfeind, Eduard; Cherkasheva, Alexandra; Gäbler-Schwarz, Stefanie; Hardge, Kristin; Kilias, Estelle; Kraft, Angelina; Mebrahtom Kidane, Yohannes; Lalande,