Members

Bente Edvardsen
Principal Investigator (PI), Professor

Microalgal ecology and systematics (molecular phylogeny and taxonomy), protist diversity and distribution, metabarcoding, bioinformatics, reference databases, cultures

Wenche Eikrem
Associate professor, PhD

Microalgal taxonomy, electron microscopy, protist diversity and distribution, flora production, isolate cultures

Luka Supraha
Post-Doc

Microalgal taxonomy, ecology, diversity and distribution, evolution, biogeochemistry, electron microscopy, cultures, culture experiments

Norbert Roos
Professor

Electron microscopy and techniques

Antje Hofgaard
Head engineer

Electron microscopy and techniques

Rita Amundsen
Head engineer

Plankton field and labwork, microalgal culturing

Nina Lundholm
Associate professor, PhD

Microalgal ecology and systematics (molecular phylogeny and taxonomy), protist diversity and distribution

Daniel Vaulot
Senior scientist, PhD

Microalgal isolation and culturing, metabarcoding, databases, protist biogeography, keeping the RCC culture collection, flow cytometry

Aud Larsen
Senior scientist, PhD

Microbial ecology, protist abundance, distribution and dynamics, flow cytometry

Philipp Assmy
Research scientist, PhD

Polar marine ecosystems and biogeochemistry, protist ecology and diversity, phytoplankton and ice algae.

Cecilie von Quillfeldt
Research scientist, PhD

Microalgal taxonomy, distribution, identification, monitoring

Uwe John
Research scientist, PhD

Metabarcoding, metagenomics, protist diversity, field work

Naustvoll Lars-Johan
Research scientist, PhD

Microalgal ecology, diversity distribution. Identification, field work, monitoring.

Michel Poulin
Research associate

Microalgal taxonomy, distribution, identification, monitoring

Tove Margrethe Gabrielsen
Associate professor, PhD

Protist metabarcoding, ecology, diversity and dynamics, field work

Marina Montresor
Senior scientist, PhD

Microalgal ecology and systematics (molecular phylogeny and taxonomy), protist diversity and distribution, metabarcoding, bioinformatics, reference databases, cultures

Jozef Wiktor
Associate professor

Microalgal taxonomy, diversity and distribution, identification and quantification

Fabien Jouenne
Lead developer, PhD

Web page design, database management, microalgal taxonomy, microscopy