Research

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The Kuepper Group

Biochemistry and biodiversity of marine algae and associated microbes.

Prof Frithjof Kuepper's. group focuses on the biochemistry and biodiversity of marine plants and microbes, especially in the context of pathologies, defence and stress.

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The Pierce Group

Marine biology, ecology and fisheries.

Prof Graham Pierce's group works on the biology and ecology of a range of marine animals, particularly cephalopods, cetaceans and fish, including studies on life history, parasites, habitat requirements, environmental relationships and trophic interactions.

The Witte Group

The Witte Group

Benthic ecosystem functioning, anthropogenic impacts and climate change.

Prof Ursula Witte's group investigates the functioning of benthic marine ecosystems and benthic-pelagic coupling from the deep ocean floor to the intertidal, with a current focus on consequences of both anthropogenic activities and climate change.