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2018
16 MAY

PhD defense about optimal rearing conditions in eel larval culture

What are the demands of European eel larvae on water temperature and salinity, and what are the nutritional requirements of larvae raised in culture? These are the focus...

Food production Aquaculture Fish and shellfish
26 FEB

PhD defense about microbial water quality in aquaculture

The reuse of water in recirculating aquaculture systems increases the risc of impaired water quality. PhD Student Paula Andrea Rojas Tirado has investigated new methods...

Aquaculture
2017
13 DEC

PhD defence about genetic interactions between domesticated and wild trout

PhD Student Thomas Frank-Gopolos has produced experimental trout families with different levels of domestic-wild genetic ‘mixing’ and compared their fitness after some...

Genes and genomes Climate adaption Fisheries and fish stocks Aquaculture
08 MAY

Overview of PhD projects at DTU Aqua

The publication “PhD projects at DTU Aqua” presents DTU Aquas PhD students and their projects

Marine research Ecosystems Polar research Fisheries and fish stocks Aquaculture
2016
22 DEC

Natural water purification with mussels

A new type of mussel farming may improve the aquatic environment in Danish coastal areas and at the same time deliver highly sought-after organic protein for livestock...

Fish and shellfish Aquaculture
20 SEP

Sick trout under the microscope in DTU’s ‘fish pen’

Over the coming years, 500 rainbow trout in DTU Vet’s fish pen will be helping researchers increase their knowledge of red blotch disease, which is a costly problem for...

Food, fish and agriculture Aquaculture
03 JUN

PhD defence about new approaches to waste water treatment in aquaculture

Mathis von Ahnen defends his PhD thesis 14 June 2016 in Hirtshals.

Aquaculture
Photo: Tao Lytzen
10 MAY

New research facility can put more eel on the table

On Monday, 9 May, a facility for the propagation of European eel was inaugurated at DTU in Hirtshals in North Jutland. Here, researchers and industry are working on developing...

Food, fish and agriculture Fish and shellfish Fisheries and fish stocks Aquaculture
2015
25 AUG

Peter Steen Mikkelsen

Water DTU: A center focusing on interdisciplinary research and innovation

Water supply Waste water and water discharge Climate adaption CO2 separation and CO2 storage Climate change Aquaculture
08 JUL

Catching crabs can benefit the Isefjord’s fish stocks

The catch of fish for human consumption in the Isefjord can be significantly boosted if a considerable part of the fjord’s abundance of shore crabs is caught. The crabs...

Food, fish and agriculture Aquaculture Fisheries and fish stocks