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Details of Dr. Rolf Koppelmann   


Gender male
Job title Scientist
Department Institute for Hydrobiology and Fisheries Science
Nationality Germany
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Degree Doctoral (PhD, ScD)
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Working languages English,German
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Rolf KOPPELMANN)

Robinson, C., Steinberg, D.K., Anderson, T.R., Aristegui, J., Carlson, C.A., Frost, J.R., Ghiglione, J.-F., Hernandez-Leon, S., Jackson, G.A., Koppelmann, R., Queguiner, B., Ragueneau, O., Rassoulzadegan, F., Robison, B.H., Tamburine, C., Tanaka, T., Wishner, K.F. and Zhang, J. (2010): Mesopelagic zone ecology and biogeochemistry - a synthesis. Deep-Sea Research II, DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.02.018
Burd, A., Hansell, D.A., Steinberg, D.K., Anderson, T.R., Aristegui, J., Baltar, F., Beaupre, S.R., Buesseler, K.O., deHairs, F., Jackson, G.A., Kadko, D.C., Koppelmann, R., Lampitt, R.S., Nagata, T., Reinthaler, T., Robinson, C., Robison, B.H., Tamburine, C., and Tanaka, T. (2010): Assessing the apparent imbalance between geochemical and biochemical indicators of meso- and bathypelagic biological activity: What the @$#! is wrong with present calculations of carbon budgets? Deep-Sea Research II, DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.02.022.
Koppelmann, R., Böttger-Schnack, R., Möbius, J. and Weikert, H. (2009) Trophic relationships of zooplankton in the eastern Mediterranean. Journal of Plankton Research, 31, 669-686
Koppelmann R. and Martin B. (2009). History of Oceanographic Research in the Indian Ocean. From the Early Years Until Now. In: Atlantic and Indian Oceans: New Oceanographic Research, Askew, E.S. and Bromley, J.P. (eds.). Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 159-167
Koppelmann R. and Frost J. (2008) The ecological role of zooplankton in the twilight and dark zones of the ocean. Book contribution: Biological Oceanography Research Trends, Léa P. Mertens (Ed.), Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 67-130
Koppelmann, R. and H. Weikert (2007) Spatial and temporal distribution patterns of deep-sea mesozooplankton in the eastern Mediterranean - indications of a climatically induced shift? Marine Ecology, 28, 259-275
Cornejo, R. and Koppelmann, R. (2006) Distribution patterns of mesopelagic fishes with special reference to Vinciguerria lucetia Garman 1899 (Phosichthyidae: Pisces) in the Humboldt Current Region off Peru. Marine Biology, 149, 1519-1537
Koppelmann, R. and H. Weikert (2005): Temporal and vertical distribution of two ecologically different calanoid copepods (Calanoides carinatus KRØYER 1849 and Lucicutia grandis GIESBRECHT 1895) in the deep waters of the central Arabian Sea. Marine Biology 147: 1173-1178
Koppelmann, R., H. Zimmermann-Timm and H. Weikert (2005): Bacterial and zooplankton distribution in deep waters of the Arabian Sea. Deep-Sea Research I 52: 2184-2192
Fabian, H., R. Koppelmann and H. Weikert (2005): Full-depths zooplankton composition at two deep sites in the western and central Arabian Sea. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 34: 163-173
Koppelmann, R., Weikert, H., Halsband-Lenk, C. and Jennerjahn, T. (2004) Mesozooplankton community respiration and its relation to particle flux in the oligotrophic Eastern Mediterranean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 18, doi:10.1029/2003GB02121.
Koppelmann, R., Fabian, H. and Weikert, H. (2003) Temporal variability of deep-sea zooplankton in the Arabian Sea. Marine Biology, 142, 959-970.
Koppelmann, R., C. Halsband-Lenk and H. Weikert (2003): The stable isotope signature of mesozooplankton in the Levantine Sea (Eastern Mediterranean). In: A. Yilmaz (ed.) Oceanography of Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea, TUBITAK, Ankara, pp. 814-820
Halsband-Lenk, C., R. Koppelmann and H. Weikert (2003): Carbon requirements of deep sea zooplankton estimated from ETS measurements in relation to size fraction and taxonomic composition. In: A. Yilmaz (ed.) Oceanography of Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea, TUBITAK, Ankara, pp. 805-813
Briand, F., J. Batista, J. Moranta, B. Galil, C. Gambi, R. Koppelmann, A. Tselepides, L. Giuliano, C. Tamburini, M. Yakimov, G. Herndl, D. Billett, D. Desbruyères, P. Snelgrove, A. Metaxas and A.F. Medioni (2003): Mare incogniticum? Exploring Mediterranean deep-sea biology. CIESM Workshop Monographs 23, Monaco, pp. 5-27
Koppelmann, R., Weikert, H. and Lahajnar, N. (2003) Vertical distribution of mesozooplankton and its d15N-signature in the deep Levantine Basin (Eastern Mediterranean) in April 1999. Journal of Geophysical Research, 108, No. C9, 8118, doi:10.1029/2002JC001351.
Koppelmann, R. and H. Weikert (2003): Deep-sea zooplankton ecology of the Eastern Mediterranean. State-of-the-art and perspectives. CIESM Workshop Monographs 23, Monaco, pp. 47-53
Bühring, S.I., Koppelmann, R., Christiansen, B. and Weikert, H. (2002) Are Rhodophyceae a dietary component for deep-sea holothurians? Journal of the Marine Biological Association U.K., 82, 347-348
Weikert, H., Koppelmann, R. and Wiegratz, S. [2001] Evidence of episodic changes in deep-sea zooplankton abundance and composition in the Levantine Sea (Eastern Mediterranean). Journal of marine Systems, 30, 221-239
Koppelmann, R. and Weikert, H. [2000] Transfer of organic matter in the deep Arabian Sea zooplankton community: insights from d15N analysis. Deep-Sea Research II, 47, 2653-2672
Koppelmann, R., Schäfer, P. and Schiebel, R. (2000) Organic carbon losses measured by heterotrophic activity of mesozooplankton and CaCO3 flux in the bathypelagic zone of the Arabian Sea. Deep-Sea Research II, 47, 169-187
Christiansen, B., Drüke, B., Koppelmann, R. and Weikert, H. (1999) The near-bottom zooplankton at the abyssal BIOTRANS-site, northeast Atlantic: Composition, abundance and variability. Journal of Plankton Research, 21, 1847-1863
Koppelmann, R. and Weikert, H. (1999) Temporal changes of deep-sea mesozooplankton abundance in the temperate NE Atlantic and estimates of the carbon budget. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 179, 27-40
Koppelmann, R. and Weikert, H. (1997) Deep-Arabian Sea zooplankton distribution. Intermonsoon, October 1995. Marine Biology, 129, 549-560
Weikert, H. and Koppelmann, R. (1996) Midwater zooplankton profiles from the temperate ocean and partially landlocked seas. A re-evaluation of interoceanic differences. Oceanologica Acta, 19, 657-664
Koppelmann, R. (1994) Distribution and composition of gelatinous detrital material from closing net hauls in the NE Atlantic. Marine Biology, 118, 755-759
Weikert, H. and Koppelmann, R. (1993) Vertical structural patterns of deep-living zooplankton in the NE Atlantic, the Levantine Sea and the Red Sea: a comparision. Oceanologica Acta, 16, 163-177
Koppelmann, R. and Weikert, H. (1992) Full-depth zooplankton profiles over the deep bathyal of the NE Atlantic. Marine Ecology Progress Series,86, 263-272

Created: 2004-08-26 Last Updated: 2016-06-16