Dr. Matthew James Slater

Head of Aquaculture Research Group

Matthew James Slater
Division Staff Units
Knowledge and Technology Transfer | Aquakulturforschung
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Email Matthew James Slater
Phone +49(471)4831-2727
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Bussestr. 27,
D-27570 Bremerhaven
(Room ZMFE-Altbau-OA 17)
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I lead a team of scientists conducting exciting applied aquaculture research togehter with industry partners.

Research interests

Integrated multitrophic aquaculture (IMTA) - temperate and tropical Holothurian feeding ecology and ecological function Aquaculture in economic development – interdisciplinary research

Latest Publications

Growth performance of the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra and the seaweed Eucheuma denticulatum: integrated mariculture and effects on sediment organic characteristics (2016)
Namukose , M; Msuya, Flower E.; Ferse, Sebastian C.A.; Slater, Matthew James; Kunzmann, A.
hdl: 10013/epic.47796

The effect of supplementation with polysaccharides, nucleotides, acidifiers and Bacillus strains in fish meal and soy bean based diets on growth performance in juvenile turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) (2015)
Fuchs (geb. Hemsing), Vanessa; Schmidt, Jan; Slater, Matthew James; Zentek, Jürgen; Buck, Bela H.; Steinhagen, Dieter
hdl: 10013/epic.45328

Growth performance of Noble Crayfish Astacus astacus in recirculating aquaculture systems (2015)
Seemann, Uli; Lorkowski, Kai; Slater, Matthew James; Buchholz, Friedrich; Buck, Bela H.
hdl: 10013/epic.45332

Book Chapter
Use and Exploitation of Sea Cucumbers (2015)
Slater, Matthew James
hdl: 10013/epic.47552

Survival of Early Stripped Eggs of the Noble Crayfish, Astacus astacus, and Effects of Saline Solution During Artificial Incubation (2014)
Seemann, Uli; Lorkowski, Kai; Schiffer, Melanie; Hörterer, Christina; Slater, Matthew James; Buck, Bela H.
hdl: 10013/epic.45329