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

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

Methane excess production in oxygen-rich polar water and a model of cellular conditions for this paradox (2015)
Damm, Ellen; Thoms, Silke; Beszczynska-Möller, Agnieszka; Nöthig, Eva-Maria; Kattner, Gerhard
hdl: 10013/epic.45817

Origin-specific molecular signatures of dissolved organic matter in the Lena Delta (2015)
Dubinenkov, Ivan; Flerus, Ruth; Schmitt-Kopplin, Philippe; Kattner, Gerhard; Koch, Boris
hdl: 10013/epic.45175

Physical and bacterial controls on inorganic nutrients and dissolved organic carbon during a sea ice growth and decay experiment (2014)
Zhou, J.; Delille, B.; Kaartokallio, H.; Kattner, Gerhard; Kuosa, H.; Tison, J.-L.; Autio, R.; Dieckmann, Gerhard; Evers, K. U.; Jørgensen, L.; Kennedy, H.; Kotovitch, M.; Luhtanen, A.-M.; Stedmon, C. A.; Thomas, D. N.
hdl: 10013/epic.44479

Late summer net community production in the central Arctic Ocean using multiple approaches (2014)
Ulfsbo, Adam; Cassar, Nicolas; Korhonen, Meri; van Heuven, Steven; Hoppema, Mario; Kattner, Gerhard; Anderson, Leif G.
hdl: 10013/epic.44383