POMOR presents the first talk in the frame of KÖPPEN International Seminar Series at the Saint Petersburg State University

POMOR presents the first talk in the frame of KÖPPEN* International Seminar Series** at the Saint Petersburg State University.

The first talk

“Iron Fertilization in the Southern Ocean: Scientific Experiment or Climate engineering?“

will be given by Professor Dr. Ulrich Bathmann , Director of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemuende

on Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:00 at the Faculty of Geography and Geoecology.

Professor Bathmann coordinates Module 3 Polar and Marine Ecosystem: Structure, Functioning and Vulnerability at the POMOR and will teach the courses on Biodiversity in marine and polar ecosystems and Biological oceanography of pelagic ecosystems, principles, examples, future scenarios and modeling. Please find the courses timetable here (week 44).


 *Vladimir Peter Köppen was a world famous meteorologist, climatologist and botanist who was exemplary for the highly successful scientific and academic exchange between Russia and Western Europe

** The “KÖPPEN International Seminar Series” will engage foreign scholars visiting the Saint Petersburg State University (SPbSU)  in the wider fields of geosciences and biology and offer a forum of scientific exchange between senior students and staff of SPbSU and the visiting scholars.