Prof. Dr. Karen Helen Wiltshire

Karen Helen Wiltshire
Division Biosciences | Shelf Sea System Ecology | Coastal Ecology
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Email Karen Helen Wiltshire
Phone +49(4651)956-4112
Fax +49(4651)956-200
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Hafenstraße 43,
D-25992 List/Sylt
(Room A-304)

Research program

PACES II 2: Fragile coasts and shelf sea
PACES II 2.1: Coastal shifts and long-term trends
PACES II 2.2: Species interactions in changing and exploited coastal seas
PACES II 2.3: Evolution and adaptation to climate change and anthropogenic stress in coastal and shelf systems
PACES II 2.4: Biogeochemical provinces of sea floors in the German North Sea sector


Director;Biologische Anstalt Helgoland;and Wadden Sea Station Sylt;Deputy Director of;Alfred-Wegener-Insitute;Head of Coastal Programme Paces;Deputy Head of Shelf Seas Ecology;Responsible for;Longterm Data Sets Helgoland Roads;Co-Responsible for;The Helgoland Foodweb Project;

Research interests

Induction of microalgal;morphological variation;Interactions of algae;and their predators;Pigments in microlagae;Multispectral fluorescence;detection of microalgae;Microphytobenthos;Helgoland Foodweb Project;

Latest Publications

Impact of wind and tides on the Lena River freshwater plume dynamics in the summer season (2015)
Fofonova, Vera; Danilov, Sergey; Androsov, Alexey; Janout, Markus; Bauer, Martin; Overduin, Paul; Itkin, Polona; Wiltshire, Karen Helen
hdl: 10013/epic.45627

Conference Item
Modelling of coastal long-wave dynamics on unstructured mixed meshes under strong nonlinearity and pronounced baroclinity (2015)
Androsov, Alexey; Danilov, Sergey; Fofonova, Vera; Rakowsky, Natalja; Wiltshire, Karen Helen; Harig, Sven
hdl: 10013/epic.45626

Analysis of phytoplankton distribution and community structure in the German Bight with respect to the different size classes (2015)
Wollschläger, Jochen; Wiltshire, Karen Helen; Petersen, Wilhelm; Metfies, Katja
hdl: 10013/epic.45386

Long-term change in the copepod community in the southern German Bight (2015)
Boersma, Maarten; Wiltshire, Karen H.; Kong, Sopha-Mith; Greve, Wulf; Renz, Jasmin
hdl: 10013/epic.45640

Diversity and seasonality of Pseudo-nitzschia (Peragallo) at two North Sea time series monitoring sites (2015)
Bresnan, E.; Kraberg, Alexandra; Fraser, S.; Amorim, A. L.; Peters, Silvia; Wiltshire, Karen Helen
hdl: 10013/epic.45191