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Details of Dr. Geir Ottersen   


Gender male
Job title Principal scientist
Department Department of Oceanography
Institute of Marine Research, Bergen ( IMR)
Nordnesgaten 33 Postboks 1870 Nordnes Bergen 5817
Tel +47 22 85 72 88
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Website http://www.cees.uio.no/about/staff/homepage/geir-ottersen.html
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Degree Dr.scient (Physical ceanography, 1996)
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Physical Oceanography , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Physical Oceanography , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Fisheries oceanography. Climate influence on recruitment, growth and distribution of marine fish, particularly cod. Fish population dynamics. Marine management plans.
Research Region Barents sea, North sea, Nordic seas, North Atlantic
Comments Current work location: CEES, Department of Biology, Box 1066 Blindern N-0316 Oslo NORWAY
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Geir OTTERSEN)

Ottersen, G., Planque, B.,Belgrano, A.,Post, E.,Reid, P.C., and Stenseth, N.C. [2001]. Ecological effects of the North Atlantic Oscillation. Oecologia. 128: 1-14.
Helle, K., Bogstad, B., Marshall, C. T., Michalsen, K., Ottersen G., and Pennington, M. [2001]An evaluation of recruitment indices for Arcto-norwegian cod (Gadus morhua L.). Fisheries Research, 48: 55-67.
Ottersen, G. and Loeng H. [2000] Covariability in early growth and year-class strength of Barents Sea cod, haddock and herring: The environmental link. ICES J. mar. Sci., 57: 339-348.
Ottersen, G., √Ödlandsvik, B., and Loeng H. [2000] Predictability of Barents Sea temperature. Fisheries Oceanography, 9(2): 121-135.
Michalsen, K., Ottersen, G., and Nakken, O. [1998] Growth of north-east Arctic cod (Gadus morhua L.) in relation to ambient temperature. ICES J. mar. Sci., 55: 863-877.
Ottersen, G., Michalsen, K., and Nakken, O. [1998] Ambient temperature and distribution of north-east Arctic cod. ICES J. mar. Sci., 55: 67-85.
Ottersen, G., Stenseth, N.C.[in press]Atlantic climate governs oceanographic and ecological variability in the Barents Sea. Limnology and oceanography.

Group(s): NORDIR
Created: 1999-04-14 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Geir OTTERSEN