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Vihtakari, Mikko



Arktisk og marin biologi


Telefon: 776 44490
Mobil jobb / Mobil privat: /
Epost : mikko.vihtakari@uit.no
Kontor/besøksadresse : NFH C 220 / Norges Fiskerihøgskole
Funksjon : Stipendiat

Stillingsbeskrivelse:

PhD student / Research fellow in Marine Ecology

Forskningsinteresser

  • Seabird feeding ecology
  • Bivalve community ecology, productivity under varying climate and the effect of predators on shallow water bivalve communities in the Arctic
  • Effect of ocean acidification on reproduction of bivalves
  • Population dynamics of scavenging amphipods

 

Forskningsprosjekter

  • Bivalve ecology. “Shallow water bivalves in a changing polar ecosystem” as a working title for the PhD project.
  • Diet and food item selectivity of common eiders
  • Diet variation of black-legged kittiwakes in Svalbard due to the climate

 

Verv

Student representative in ARCTOS SSC 2011