Boetius, Antje

Director, Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research

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Special fields of expertise:

  • Marine microbial ecology
  • Polar Sea ecology; Effects of sea-ice retreat
  • Seafloor biogeochemistry
  • Chemosynthetic and extreme environments
  • Ocean carbon cycle
  • Microbial processes of early diagenesis in deep-sea sediments
  • Deep Sea environmental impacts

Additional fields of interest:

  • Biodiversity
  • General Microbial Ecology
  • Microbial symbiosis
  • Deep-sea ecology
  • Marine carbon cycle