M.Sc. Lara Prelle

Research Interests

  • Microphytobenthos, specifically benthic diatoms
  • Ecophysiology
  • Terrestrial-marine interactions

Current project

DFG Research Training Group Baltic TRANSCOAST – Topic B2: Microphytobenthic function in a carbon cycling in terrestrial-marine gradient

Publications

Moorthi, S. D., Schmitt, J. A., Ryabov, A., Tsakalakis, I., Blasius, B., Prelle, L., Tiedemann, M., Hodapp, D. (2016). Unifying ecological stoichiometry and metabolic theroy to predict production and trophic transfer in a marine planktonic food web. Phylosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Science, Vol. 371 (1694): https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2015.027

 

Profile

Professional Experience      
since 2019 Scientist DFG Research Training Group Baltic TRANSCOAST Applied Ecology & Phycology, University of Rostock
2018 Student Assistant Microphytobenthic primary production in biofilms along terrestrial-marine gradients (Baltic TRANSCOAST) Applied Ecology & Phycology, University of Rostock
Education      
since 2019 PhD Student Mikrophytobenthic function in carbon cycling at terrestrial-marine gradients (Baltic TRANSCOAST) Applied Ecology & Phycology, University of Rostock
2018 Master Thesis "Ecophysiological responses of Baltic Sea benthic diatoms in connection to a peatland (Hütelmoor)" Applied Ecology & Phycology, University of Rostock
2015-2018 Studies in Marine Biology Master of Science University of Rostock
2015 Bachelor Thesis "Effects of temperature and nutrient stoichiometry on phytoplankton - zooplankton interaction" Planktology, Institute of Chemistry and Biology in the Marine Environment, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg
2012-2015 Studies in Biology Bachelor of Science Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

Contact

Lara Prelle
University of Rostock
Institute for Biological Sciences
Applied Ecology and Phycology
Albert-Einstein-Straße 3
D-18059 Rostock
Germany
Tel. +49 381 498 6095
Fax. +49 381 498 6072
lara.prelle(at)uni-rostock.de

Lara Prelle