Victor Smetacek

International Scientific Committee

Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany.

Professor of Marine Ecology at the University of Bremen and Emeritus Professor of Oceanography at the Alfred Wegener Institute.

His research focuses on the ecology and evolution of phytoplankton and metazooplankton, biochemical processes and the vertical flow of particles, the role of plankton and harmful algal blooms.