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Claas Hiebenthal

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

Research area

  • Ocean Acidification


The Kiel Marine Organism Culture Centre (KIMOCC) provides a platform that develops, implements and publishes state-of-the-art marine organism culture methods. KIMOCC serves CAU and GEOMAR by supporting complex experiments in the framework of the main topics of the cluster of excellence "The Future Ocean". Main foci are the acclimatization and adaptation of organisms to climate change as well as the interaction of microbial communities and multicellular organisms.


Tel.: +49 431 600-4512

Research activities

Measuring and modeling the effect of calcification on seawater carbonate chemistry in Kiel mussel reefs