Prof. Dr. Laurie Carol Hofmann

Marine Biologist

Laurie Carol Hofmann
Division Shelf Sea System Ecology
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Email Laurie Carol Hofmann
Phone +49(471)4831-2739
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Address Alfred Wegener Institute

Bussestraße 27
27570 Bremerhaven
(Building ZMFE-Altbau | Room DA13)

Publications and more

Publications, Presentations and Reports: EPIC repository
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Team Leader Macroalgae Aquaculture - macroalgae cultivation, optimization, and scale-up to produce biomass for plastic-free fast food packaging within the Mak-Pak Scale-Up project, sustainable use of marine macroalgae

Research interests

My interests are in all things seaweed: ecophysiology, ocean acidification, global warming, cultivation, valorization, optimization of functionality, aquaculture, biofilters, and the beautiful rhodolith beds that occur all over the world.


Member of the EU Eklipse Expert Working Group: What is the state of knowledge regarding the potential of macro-algae culture in providing climate-related and other ecosystem services, focusing on knowledge gaps? (CfE.9/2020)