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Recently defended

Defense Anneke Heins
Geschafft: Anneke trägt den Hut! (v.l.n.r.: Prof. Dr. Thomas Schweder, Prof. Dr. Uwe Bornscheuer, Anneke Heins, Prof. Dr. Jens Harder, Prof. Dr. Rudolf Amann © Saskia Kalenborn)

Anneke Heins

Department: Molecular Ecology

Exam Date: Monday, August 30, 2021

Topic of the dissertation:

"Identification and isolation of heterotrophic marine particle-associated bacteria" 

Dolma Michellod
Congratulations: Dolma got her hat! (from left to right: Dr. Elizabeth Hambleton, Prof. Dr. Nicole Dubilier, Prof. Dr. Marcel Kuypers, Dolma Michellod, Dr. Manuel Liebeke) © Max Franke

Dolma Michellod

Department: Symbiosis 

Exam Date: Thursday, July 29, 2021

Topic of the dissertation:

"Investigating the lipid profile of animal-microbe symbioses"

 

Defense_Chiara_Vanni
Congratulations! Chiara Vanni got her hat. (© David Benito)

Chiara Vanni

 

Exam Date: Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Topic of the dissertation:

"A computational framework to study microbial genes of unknown function"

Congratulations: Sina Schorn got her hat. (© S. Schorn)
Congratulations: Sina Schorn got her hat. (© S. Schorn)

Sina Schorn

Research Group: Greenhouse Gases

Exam Date: Monday, July 12, 2021

Topic of the dissertation:

"Microbial methane metabolism in freshwater and marine environments"

 

Recently defended: Merle Ücker. ©Tina Enders
Congratulations: Merle Ücker got her hat. (© T. Enders)

Merle Ücker

Department: Symbiosis

Exam Date: Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Topic of the dissertation:

"Metagenomic analyses of a deep-sea mussel symbiosis"

 

Recently defended: Målin Tietjen. ©Tina Enders
Congratulations: Målin Tietjen got her hat! (© T. Enders)

Målin Tietjen

Department: Symbiosis

Exam Date: Thursday, January 28, 2021

Topic of dissertation:

"Physiology and ecology of deep-sea Bathymodiolus symbioses"

Recently defended: Mi­guel Ángel Gon­zá­lez Por­ras
Congratulations: Miguel got his hat! (© N. Leisch)

Mi­guel Ángel Gon­zá­lez Por­ras

Department: Symbiosis 

Exam Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Topic of dissertation:

"Molecular biology of the bacterial intranuclear parasite Ca. Endonucleobacter"

Recently defended: Nadine Gerlach
Congratulations: Julia got her hat! (© K. Kitzinger)

Julia Dürschlag

Department: Biogeochemistry

Exam Date: Friday, November 20, 2020

Topic of dissertation:

"Highly adapted microbial communities drive dinitrogen fixation and export production in the South Pacific Gyre"

Recently defended: Nadine Gerlach
Congratulations: Nadine got her hat! (from left to right: Jan-Hendrik Hehemann, Dennis Jakob, Nadine Gerlach, Prof. Dr. Michal Kucera (Marum), Bernhard Fuchs (© Jaagni Parnami))

Nadine Gerlach 

Research Group: HGF MPG Research Group for Deep-Sea Ecology and Technology

Exam Date: Thursday, October 8, 2020

Topic of dissertation:

"Macroalgal polysaccharides  - a bittersweet feast for marine bacteria"

Recently defended: Nina Bartlau (née Heinzmann)
Congratulations: Nina got her hat! (from left to right: Andreas Dotzauer (University of Bremen), Georg Krohne (Biocenter of the university of Würzburg), Anneke Heins, Rudolf Amann, Cedric Hahn, Nina Bartlau, Antje Wichels (AWI - BA Helgoland), Bernhard Fuchs, Lisa Bauer und Cristina Moraru (University Oldenburg) (© Greta Giljan))

Nina Bartlau, née Heinzmann

Department: Molecular Ecology

Exam Date: Monday, October 5, 2020

Topic of dissertation: 

"Diversity and function of phages modulating North Sea bacteria"

Recently defended: Thomas Ben Francis
Congratulations: Ben Francis got his hat! (from left to right: Prof. Dr. Katharina Riedel (Uni Greifswald), Dr. Ben Francis (MPI), Prof. Dr. Thomas Schweder (Uni Greifswald), Prof. Dr. Rudi Amann (MPI), (© Anneke Heins))

Thomas Ben Francis

Department: Molecular Ecology 

Exam Date: Thursday, September 3, 2020 (at University of Greifswald)

Topic of dissertation: 

"Proteogenomics of Marine Polysaccharide Utilisation"

Recently defended: Greta Giljan
Congratulations: Greta Giljan got her hat! (from left to right: Bernhard Fuchs, Carol Arnosti, Dennis Jakob, Greta Giljan, Michael Friedrich, Andreas Dotzauer, NIna Bartlau (© Dennis Jakob))

Greta Giljan 

Department: Molecular Ecology

Exam Date: Monday, July 13, 2020

Topic of dissertation: 

"Flow sorting of marine bacteria for targeted metabolic studies"

Recently defended: Benedikt Geier
Recently defended: Benedikt Geier (© Max Planck Institut for Marine Microbiologie)

Benedikt Geier 

Department: Symbiosis

Exam Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Topic of dissertation: 

"Correlative mass-spectrometry imaging of animal-microbe symbiosis"

Recently defended: Nadine Lehnen & Alexander Khachikyan
Recently defended: Nadine Lehnen & Alexander Khachikyan (© Max Planck Institut for Marine Microbiologie, Sina Schorn)

Nadine Lehnen &
Alexander Khachikyan

Department: Biogeochemistry 

Exam Date: Friday, March 13, 2020

Topic of dissertation of Nadine Lehnen:

"Symbiotic N2 fixation in the Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica"

Topic of dissertation of Alexander Khachikyan:

"Physical and chemical properties of single microbial cells"

Andreas Sichert
Andreas Sichert (© Max Planck Institut for Marine Microbiologie, A. Esken)

Andreas Sichert

 

Exam Date: Friday, January 31, 2020

Topic of dissertation:

"Degradation of recalcitrant algal polysaccharides by marine microbes"

PdD thesis defense of Katharina Kitzinger
PdD thesis defense of Katharina Kitzinger (© Katharina Kitzinger)

Katharina Kitzinger

Department: Biogeochemistry

Exam Date: Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Topic of dissertation:

"In situ growth and organic nitrogen utilization by the main nitrifiers in the ocean"

PhD thesis defense of Philipp Hach
PhD thesis defense of Philipp Hach (© Philipp Hach)

Philipp Hach

 

Exam Date: Thursday, 1st of August 2019

Topic of dissertation: 

"Fast non-redfieldian dissolved organic matter turnover matters"

PhD thesis defense of Agata Mystkowska
PhD thesis defense of Agata Mystkowska (© Agata Mystkowska)

Agata Mystkowska

 

Exam Date: Friday, July 5, 2019

Topic of dissertation: 

"Carbohydrate-binding proteins from marine bacteria"

PhD theses defense Anissa Grieb
PhD thesis defense of Anissa Grieb in the Big Lecture Hall of the Max Planck Institut of Marine Microbiology (© Anissa Grieb)

Anissa Grieb

Research Group: Flow Cyto­metry

Exam Date: Friday, June 26, 2019

Topic of Dissertation: 

"Study of diversity and function of the marine key group Vis6 with cultivation-independent methods"

PhD theses defense of Rebecca Ansorge
PhD thesis defense of Rebecca Ansorge in the Big Lecture Hall of the Max Planck Institut of Marine Microbiology (© Stefano Romano)

Rebecca Ansorge

Department: Symbiosis

Exam: Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Topic of dissertation:

"Strain diversity and evolution in endosymbionts of Bathymodiolus mussels" 

PhD thesis defense of Jennifer Bachmann
PhD thesis defense of Jennifer Bachmann in the Big Lecture Hall of the Max Planck Institut of Marine Microbiology (© R. Ansorge, Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie)

Jennifer Bachmann

 

Exam Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Topic of dissertation: 

"Particles in the spotlight: A measure of aquaculture impact"

PhD theses defense of Karen Krüger
PhD thesis defense of Karen Krüger in the Big Lecture Hall of the Max Planck Institut of Marine Microbiology (© J. Palovaara)

Karen Krüger

Department: Molecular Ecology

Exam Date: Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Topic of dissertation:

"Polysaccharide utilization loci and associated genes in marine Bacteroidetes- compositional diversity and ecological relevance" 

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