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Biography: Sture Hansson, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Ecology, Environment, and Plant Sciences at Stockholm University

Sture HanssonDr. Sture Hansson is a Professor Emeritus of Systems Ecology, Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences, Stockholm University. He earned his BSc at Uppsala University and received his Ph.D. at Stockholm University. He is a member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry. In his research he mixes basic and applied issues with a general focus on aquatic environments, in particular the Baltic Sea. His research studies are oriented around trophic interactions, predator-prey relationships, and competition and food web structures. He studies the impacts of large scale human interferences in the food webs (applied science) and how discharges of nutrients (nitrogen and phospuorus) influence food webs bottom-up, while fisheries causes top-down impacts.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013: A 100-Year Perspective On The Baltic Sea - A Fishy Story

Tuesday, October 22, 2013: Humans, Seals And Cormorants - Competition For Common Fish Resources

Monday, March 16, 2015: Baltic Sea Footprints In Swedish Literature

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