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PhD defence Freija Hauquier 27 May 2016 Environmental and spatial constrains on Antarctic marine nematode distribution: The distribution of organisms across the globe is not random, an observation that has stimulated the search for rules and explanations for the processes behind it. In general, there is a consensus that local species...
QuatdeceMBSS 26 Feb 2016 Program of the 14th Marine Biology Section Symposium (QuatdeceMBSS) Session 1: The freshman session 9.10: Xiaoyu Fang - Modelling benthos-mediated biogeochemical cycling in estuarine environments 9.15: Mohammed Alsebai - Long-term changes in benthic communities in the Belgian part of the...
PhD defence Bart De Smet 30 Oct 2015 The importance of Lanice conchilega reefs in trophic linkages in intertidal areas: This PhD thesis aims at improving our understanding of the structural and functional role of reefs constructed by the ecosystem engineer Lanice conchilega in natural soft substrate coastal ecosystems. This was...
PhD defence Lies Vansteenbrugge 15 Oct 2015 The non-indigenous ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi in the southern North Sea  
PhD defence Thibaud Mascart 10 Jun 2015 Seagrass macrophytodetritus: A copepod hub - Species diversity, dynamics and trophic ecology of the meiofauna community in Posidonia oceanica leaf litter accumulations: Macrophytodetritus is a heterogeneous mixture of detrital material that accumulates on submerged unvegetated sand patches amid...
Scientific cruise to the Clarion-Clipperton Fracture Zone 10 Mar 2015 On the 10th of March 2015, Prof. Ann Vanreusel and PhD candidate Lara Macheriotou boarded the new RV SONNE in Panama city. The vessel will take them to the Clarion-Clipperton Fracture Zone (CCFZ) in the central Pacific, currently the largest known reserve of polymetallic nodules which are rounded...
TrideceMBSS 6 Mar 2015 Program of the 13th Marine Biology Section Symposium (TrideceMBSS) Session 1: The Freshman session 9.40: Yana Deschutter - How to cope(pod) with a multistressor environment? 9.45: Pieterjan Verhelst - The importance of estuarine and coastal areas for the migration of fish and recovery of...
DuodeceMBSS 21 Feb 2014 Program of the 12th Marine Biology Section Symposium (DuodeceMBSS) Session 1: Young, wild and enthusiastic 9.05: Anna-Maria Vafeiadou - How do marine nematodes cope with extreme temperatures and fluctuations? 9.30: Christoph Mensens -Stressor-induced biodiversity and ecosystem functioning...
UndeceMBSS 8 Mar 2013 Program of the 11th Marine Biology Section Symposium (UndeceMBSS)   Session 1: Young, wild and enthusiastic 9.05: Lidia Lins Pereira - Understanding causes and consequences of increased levels of biodiversity. 9.25: Luana Monteiro - Using nematodes to evaluate real impacts of oil...
DeceMBSS 30 Mar 2012 Program of the 10th Marine Biology Section Symposium (DeceMBSS) Session 1: Young, wild and enthusiastic - 9.05-10.25 9.05 : Lies Van Steenbrugge - The impact of the invasive ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi in the Southern North Sea 9.25 : Arne Kinds - The Ghent University Sustainable Seafood...
NoveMBSS 1 Apr 2011 Program of the 9th Marine Biology Section Symposium (NoveMBSS) Session 1 : young, wild and enthusiastic: - 9.05 – 9.20 : Tania Campinas-Bezerra - Dynamics of predacious nematodes on an estuarine tidal flat 9.20 – 9.35 : Thibaud Mascart - Functional diversity of meiofauna in detritus...
OcteMBSS 26 Feb 2010 Program of the 8th Marine Biology Section Symposium (OcteMBSS) Session 1 : young, wild and enthusiastic: - 9.05 - 10.05 9.05-9.20 : Jan Reubens - The importance of artificial hard substrates for the ecology of the ichthyofauna: first results and future perspectives 9.20-9.35 : Annelies De...
SeveMBSS 13 Feb 2009 Program of the 7th Marine Biology Section Symposium (SeveMBSS) Session 1: Young, wild and enthusiastic - 9.05-10.05 9.05-9.20 : Ellen Pape - The structural and functional biodiversity of the meiofauna in relation to geochemical conditions on the Darwin Mud Volcano (Gulf of Cadiz) 9.20-9.35...
SiMBSS 22 Feb 2008 The 6th Marine Biology Section Symposium (SiMBSS) is the 2008 annual scientific conference hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific problems, what are the...
ViMBSS 23 Feb 2007 The 5th Marine Biology Section Symposium (ViMBSS) is the 2007 annual scientific conference hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific problems, what are the...
FoMBSS 10 Mar 2006 The 4th Marine Biology Section Symposium (FoMBSS) is the 2006 annual scientific conference hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific problems, what are the...
ThiMBSS 24 Feb 2005 The 3th Marine Biology Section Symposium (ThiMBSS) is the 2005 annual scientific conference hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific problems, what are the...
SeMBSS 30 Jan 2004 The 2nd Marine Biology Section Symposium (FiMBSS) is the 2004 annual scientific conference hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific problems, what are the...
FiMBSS 24 Mar 2003 The 1st Marine Biology Section Symposium (FiMBSS) is the 2003 start of an annual scientific conference tradition hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific...

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