Research projects

Title Start End
Ecology and taxonomy of the meiobenthos, mainly free-living nematodes, of the Magellan Strait and Beagle Channel, Chili
Spatio-temporal variability in benthic-pelagic coupling and the role of macrobenthos
Meiofauna (Nematoda) in Antarctica
IBOY-DIVERSITAS: LITUS: Interactions of biodiversity, productivity and tourism on European sandy beaches
Impact of climate induced glacial melting on marone coastal systems in the Western Antarctic Peninsula region
UGent Aquaculture R&D Consortium
Effects of Belgian Offshore wind farms on the soft-sediment macrobenthic communities
Understanding the mechanisms of recovery and resilience in marine soft-bottom assemblages
Structure and functioning of macrobenthic communities in permeable subtidal sediments
Understanding and predicting spatio-temporal, structural and functional biodiversity dynamics of zooplankton in Belgian coastal waters under climate, nutrient and pollutant stress
Structure of the meiofauna from OMEX-samples
Sub-seabed CO2 Storage: Impact on Marine Ecosystems
Monitoring Hard substrates (windmills)
Systematics and biogeography of <i>Siphonocladales-Cladophorales</i> (Chlorophyta, Algae) in the Indian Ocean
Studie macrobenthos van de Belgische Kustzone i.f.v. kustverdedigingswerken Den Haan December, 1996
Influence of benthic biodiversity on carbon and nitrogen cycling
Nekton of mature and developing marshes in the Westerschelde (Belgium)
Spatial and temporal migrations of Atlantic cod (<i>Gadus morhua</i>) in the Belgian part of the North Sea and the Western Scheldt
Epibenthos and nekton of tropical shallow coastal habitats
Sustainable management of the marine environment: what measures can legally be taken?
Taxonomy of free-living marine nematods (Invertebrata)
Taxonomy of Mysidacea (Crustacea), taxonomical databases
Coördinatiepunt voor geïntegreerd kustzonebeheer - fase 1
The development and realisation of the third phase of the ScheldeMonitor information system in the framework of "Research and Monitoring long-term planning Scheldt estuary" (LTV O&M)
Verzamelen van de nodige attributen, het opstellen van de benodigde teksten en scenario’s voor de museologische inrichting van het Vlaams Bezoekerscentrum De Nachtegaal
Coördinatiepunt voor geïntegreerd kustzonebeheer - fase 2
Marine macrobenthic communities associated to Peruvian scallop Argopecten purpuratus culture: structural and functional diversity, feeding ecology and contaminant exposure
Creating a long term infrastructure for marine biodiversity research in the European Economic Area and the Newly Associated States
Microphytobenthic primary production in intertidal sediments: does meiofauna matter?
CSA Healthy and Productive Seas and Oceans
Understanding causes and consequences of increased levels of biodiversity. A case study based on nematodes from different bathyal habitats under contrasting productivity regimes
CSA in Marine Biotechnology
Identifying relationships between ecosystem attributes (diversity, functioning and services) and human pressures in salt marshes
De Zee van Toen
Gather and promote Surface Ocean - Lower Atmosphere related belgian efforts
Development of an Integrated Database for the Management of Accidental Spills
Integrated Study of Southern Ocean Biogeochemistry and Climate Interactions in the Anthropocene
Effects of dredgings and harbour expansion on the environment
Darwin's laatste idee in getallen uitgedrukt: onderzoek naar de invloed van bioturbatie op de biogeochemie van de zeebodem en de impact op de globale koolstofkringloop
Eu-duurzaamheidsindicatoren voor kustgebieden in Nederland
Hardwiring the ocean floor: the impact of microbial electrical circuitry on biogeochemical cycling in marine sediments
European Marine Biodiversity Observatory System
Modellering van fijnschalige ecologische processen in estuaria
Evaluation and update of the OMES database, concerning the data of the Flemish part of the Scheldt estuary
The development of early diagenetic models
Expeditie Zeeleeuw
The modelling of bioturbation
Flemish contribution to
Advanced modelling and research on eutrophication: linking eutrophication and biological resources
Indicators of sustainable development for the Scheldt estuary