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Activities

    Practial and theoretical approaches to general nutrition with emphasis on aquaculture nutrition
    Aquatic production and food-web efficiency. Theory and practice around a mesocosm experiment
    Marine Bioacoustics: Anatomy and Physiology (Form and Function in Aquatic Bioacoustics)
    The challenge of pelagic feeding: from prey detection to secondary production in contrasting pelagic food webs
    The challenge of pelagic feeding: from prey detection to secondary production – The challenge of measuring: from bottles to open ocean
    Marine Ecotoxicology - From Gene to Ocean
    Biodiversity of northeast Atlantic macroalgae
    Recent developments in molecular systematics
    Application of microsatellite techniques in marine systems
    Marine microbial ecology in the Arctic: theory, facts and modelling
    Research Training of Aquatic Animals
    Advanced Courses - more information
    Comparative Immunology with focus on early vertebrates and with emphasis on marine species.
    Nursery ground ecology: methods of study and analysis
    Climate impacts on the Baltic Sea – from science to policy
    Phosphorous cycling in the aquatic environment
    Game Theory and Fisheries
    Towards ecosystem oceanography: Identification and modelling of marine ecosystem controls
    Marine spatial mapping and planning in the Baltic Sea
    Structured marine populations: ecology, genetics, oceanography and statistical modelling - the Skagerrak cod as a case study
    Coastal and estuarine morphodynamics
    Bridging molecular approaches and field research for nutrition and growth assessment in marine organisms
    Foraminifera - biodiversity and ecology
    Economics of Fisheries Management and Fish Markets
    Modeling marine populations from physics to evolution
    DELTA (DEscription Language for TAxonomy) - state of the art tool in taxonomical work
    Introduction to model-oriented design of experiments for marine sciences
           

 

Advanced courses

 
 

(LAST DEADLINE EXPIRED)

Since 2005 NMA has funded courses at different sites, mainly addressed to PhD students from the Nordic countries, in specific topics where courses were not offered at the national level, while there was a need at the regional level.




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COURSES OFFERED IN 2010

- BALTIC SEA PHYTOPLANKTON IDENTIFICATION COURSE Co-ordinated by Janne-Markus Rintala, to be
held at University of Helsinki, Finland, November 14-26, 2010.
Deadline for applying 31 August 2010. Learn more

- Can eutrophication in the Baltic Sea be counteracted? Co-ordinated by Sven Blomqvist, to be
held at Umeå Marine Sciences Centre, Umeå University, Hörnefors, Sweden, November 15-25, 2010.
Deadline for applying 18 October 2010. Learn more

- Contemporary Evolution: Humans as Agents of Selection Co-ordinated by Jennifer Devine, EvoFish, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, NORWAY, 4-9 October 2010.
Deadline for applying 20 August 2010.

- Advanced modeling techniques-
With emphasis on marine habitat and species distributions
Co-ordinated by Sonja Salovius-Laurén, Marine- and Environmental Biology, Åbo Akademi University, FINLAND 13-19 September 2010. Click here to learn more.
Deadline for applying 25 June 2010.
Download course poster.
Download course registration form.

- Strategic behaviour in fisheries: Applied coalition game modelling Co-ordinated by Prof. Marko Lindroos , Department of Economics and Management, University of Helsinki, FINLAND 6-10 September, 2010. Click here to learn more.
Deadline for applying 15 April 2010.

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COURSES OFFERED IN 2009

- Phosphorous cycling in the aquatic environment. Co-ordinated by Associate Professor Sven Blomqvist, Umeå Marine Sciences Centre, Umeå University. 16-26 March, 2009. Click here to learn more.

- Climate impacts on the Baltic Sea – from science to policy Co-ordinated by Brian MacKenzie, National Institute for Aquatic Resources at the Technical University of Denmark, 27 July - 7 August 2009.

- Nursery ground ecology: methods of study and analysis Co-ordinated by Richard Nash, Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, to be held at Espegren Marine Biological Station 1-10 August 2009.

- The challenge of pelagic feeding: from prey detection to secondary production – The challenge of measuring: from bottles to open ocean Co-ordinated by Marja Koski, National Institute for Aquatic Resources at the Technical University of Denmark, 10-20 August 2009. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

COURSES OFFERED IN 2008

- Research Training of Aquatic Animals. Co-ordinated by Ass. Professor Magnus Wahlberg, Fjord&Bælt, Unviersity of Southern Denmark, Kerteminde. 2-11 June 2008. Download the course report

- Marine microbial ecology in the Arctic: theory, facts and modelling. Co-ordinated by Kriss Rokkan Iversen, University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS). 21 - 30 July, 2008. Read course report.

- Comparative Immunology with focus on early vertebrates and with emphasis on marine species. Co-ordinated by Kristina Sundell Sven Lovén Center of Marine Research, Kristineberg, Sweden. The web-based part of the course begins August 4th 2008, and the residential part will start August 19th.

- Practial and theoretical approaches to general nutrition with emphasis on aquaculture nutrition. Co-ordinated by Monica Sanden, National Institute of Nutrition and Seafood Research (NIFES), Bergen, Norway, 22-29 September, 2008. Read course report.

- Application of microsatellite techniques in marine systems Co-ordinated by Gunilla Rosenqvist and Kenyon Mobley at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway, 30 November - 7 December, 2008. Course flyer Read course report.



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COURSES OFFERED IN 2007

-Marine Bioacoustics: Anatomy and Physiology. Coordinated by Magnus Wahlberg, Danish Research Centre for Marine Mammals, University of Southern Denmark. February 28 - March 4, 2007. Aarhus and Kerteminde, Denmark. Link to course website
Download the course report

-Game Theory and Fisheries. Coordinated by Marko Lindroos, Department of Economics and Management, University of Helsinki, Finland. August 20 - 24, 2007 at the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Helsinki. Download the course report

-Marine Ecotoxicology - From Gene to Ocean. Coordinated by Göran Dave, Plant and Environmental Sciences, Göteborg University, Sweden. August 19 - 25, 2007 at Kristineberg Marine Research Station (KMRS) in Fiskebäckskil, Sweden. Download the course report

-The challenge of pelagic feeding: from prey detection to secondary production in contrasting pelagic food webs. Coordinated by Sigrún Huld Jónasdóttir, Department of Marine Ecology and Aquaculture, Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, Denmark. August 22 - 31, 2007 at the North Sea Centre in Hirtshals, Northern Jutland. Read course report.

-Biodiversity of northeast Atlantic macroalgae. Coordinated by Kjersti Sjøtun, University of Bergen, Norway. September 10 - 18, 2007 at Espeland Marine Biological Station, University of Bergen. Download the
course report

-Aquatic production and food-web efficiency. Theory and practice around a mesocosm experiment. Coordinated by Prof. Ulf Båmstedt, University of Umeå, Sweden. September 24 - October 5, 2007 at Umeå Marine Sciences Centre in Norrbyn, Sweden. Download the course report

Recent developments in molecular systematics. Coordinated by Per Sundberg, Göteborg University, Sweden. November 26 - December 5, 2007 at the Marine Biological Station at Espegrend, University of Bergen, Norway.Unfortunately, this course was cancelled.

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COURSES OFFERED IN 2006

- Towards ecosystem oceanography: Identification and modelling of marine ecosystem controls.
Coordinated by Henrik Gislason, Danish Insitute for Fisheries Research, Denmark. Søminestationen, Dragerup Field Station, Holbaek, Denmark.
Download the course report

- Marine spatial mapping and planning in the Baltic Sea. Coordinated by Johanna Mattila, Åbo Akademi University. Korpoström Archipelago Centre, Finland.
Download the course report

- Structured marine populations: ecology, genetics, oceanography and statistical modelling - the Skagerrak cod as a case study Coordinated by Nils Christian Stenseth, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, University of Oslo. Flødevigen Research Station, His, Norway.

- Coastal and estuarine morphodynamics. Coordinated by Aart Kroon, Institute of Geography, University of Copenhagen. Skallingen Laboratory, Blåvand, Denmark.

- Bridging molecular approaches and field research for nutrition and growth assessment in marine organisms. Coordinated by Elena Gorokhova, Dept. of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University.
Download the course report

- Foraminifera - biodiversity and ecology. Coordinated by Tomas Cedhagen, Dept. of Marine Ecology, Univ. of Aarhus. Espeland Marine Biological Station, Bergen, Norway.
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COURSES OFFERED IN 2005

- Economic analysis of fisheries management and fish markets. Coordinated by Prof. Rögnvaldur Hannesson, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration. Bergen, Norway.
Download the course report

- Modeling marine populations from physics to evolution . Coordinated by Ass. Prof. Øyvind Fiksen, University of Bergen. Bergen, Norway.
Read the course report

- DELTA – State of the art tool in taxonomical work. Coordinated by Prof. Jörundur Svavarsson, University of Iceland. Sandgerdi, Iceland
Read the course report

- Introduction to model-oriented design of experiments for marine sciences. Coordinated by Prof. Kari Ruohonen, Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute.
Read the course report


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