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Gender male
Job title Research professor
Department Marine Biology and Oceanography
Institut de Ciències del Mar - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas ( ICM (CSIC))
Pg. Marítim de la Barceloneta 37-49 Barcelona 08003
P. Marítim de la Barceloneta 37-49
Tel [34] (93) 2309500
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Website http://www.icm.csic.es/bio, http://www.pictorica.wordpress.com
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Degree Ph.D.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Marine plankton, Ecology, Physical-biological interactions, Zooplankton, Copepods, Feeding, Metabolism, Behaviour
Research Region 2
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Miquel ALCARAZ)

7. Alcaraz M., Almeda R., Calbet A., Saiz E., Duarte CM, Lasternas S., Agustí S., Santiago R., Movilla J., Alonso A. (2010). The role of Arctic zooplankton in biogeochemical cycles. Respiration and excretion of ammonia and phosphate during summer. Polar Biology 33: 1719-1731.
Alcaraz M., Saiz E., Calbet A., Trepat I., Broglio I. (2003) Estimating zooplankton biomass through image analysis. Marine biology 143: 307-315.
Alcaraz M., Marrasé C., Peters F., Arin L., Malits A. (2002) Effects of turbulence conditions on the blaance between production and respiration in marine planktonic communities. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 242: 63-71.
4. Alcaraz, M., Saiz, E., Calbet, A. (1994). Small-scale turbulence and zooplankton metabolism: Effects of turbulence on heartbeat rates of planktonic crustaceans. Limnol. Oceanogr. 39: 1465-1470.
3. Alcaraz, M., Strickler, J.R. (1988). Locomotion in copepods: Pattern of movements and energetics of Cyclops. Hydrobiologia. 167/168: 409-414.
2. Alcaraz, M., Paffenhofer, G.H., Strickler, J.R. (1980). Catching the algae: a first account of visual observations on filter feeding calanoids. In: Evolution and ecology of zooplankton communities. Edit. by W.C. KERFOOT, Univ. Press of New England,: 241-248.
1. Alcaraz, M. (1976). Description of Acartia mergalefi, a new species of pelagic Copepod, and its relationship with A.clausi.Inv. Pesq., 40 (1): 59-74.

Created: 2001-10-15 Last Updated: 2015-05-18 by Miquel ALCARAZ