Prof. Dr. Bettina Meyer

Bettina Meyer
Division Biosciences | Polar Biological Oceanography
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Email Bettina Meyer
Phone +49(471)4831-1378
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Am Handelshafen 12
27570 Bremerhaven
( Room E-2340)

Publications and more

Publications, Presentations and Reports: EPIC repository
Data: PANGAEA repository


Responsibilities

Head of working group Ecophysiology of pelagic key species.

Head of the Helmholtz Virtual Institute PolarTime:
Biological rhythms and clocks in polar pelagic invertebrates


Research interests

Physiology and ecology of key invertebrates such as krill, calanoid copepods,amphipods, gelatinous plankton (e.g salps, jellyfish).
- The impact of endogenous clocks on their life
cycle.
- Their adaptability/performance to environmental
stressors due their physiological and genetic
traits.
- Their role in biogeochemical cycles.