M.Sc. Anh Tu Van (Lina)

Research Interests

  • Taxonomy of microalgae in biological soil crusts
  • Systematics of green algae and diatoms
  • Chemotaxonomy
  • eDNA metabarcoding

Publications

Jahn, R., Kusber, W.-H., Skibbe, O., Zimmermann, J., Van, A., Buczkó, K. and Abarca, N. (2019) “Gomphonella olivacea (Bacillariophyceae) – a new phylogenetic position for a well-known taxon, its typification, new species and combinations”, Plant Ecology and Evolution, 152(2), pp. 219-247. doi: 10.5091/plecevo.2019.1603.

 

Profile

Professional Experience      
since 2018 Scientist SPP 1991 – Taxon-OMICS: Biological soil crusts as unique microecosystem represent a suitable model system to address taxonomy and cryptic diversity of microalgal key players Applied Ecology & Phycology, University of Rostock
2016-2018 Student Assistant GBOL: German Barcode of Life Research Group Diatoms, Botanical Garden and Botanic Museum / Freie Universität Berlin
Education      
since 2018 PhD Student Biological soil crusts as unique microecosystem represent a suitable model system to address taxonomy and cryptic diversity of microalgal key players Applied Ecology & Phycology, University of Rostock
2015-2018 Studies Master of Science Biology: Biodiversity, Evolution, Ecology Freie Universität Berlin
2010-2014 Studies Bachelor of Science Biology Wesleyan University, CT, USA

Contact

Anh Tu Van
University of Rostock
Institute for Biological Sciences
Applied Ecology and Phycology
Albert-Einstein-Straße 3
18059 Rostock
Germany
Tel. +49 381 498 6095
Fax. +49 381 498 6072
anh.van(at)uni-rostock.de

(Lina) Anh Tu Van
Fresh water diatoms (Encyonema silesiacum var. gracile)