Influential personalities of Marine Research in Kiel

Marine Research in Kiel has been guided by different personalities. Leading researchers of different areas have obtained insights in the area around Kiel which are valid to the present day. 

Günter Dietrich (1911-1972)

Read more about the founder of the international ocean research in Kiel after WWII



Victor Hensen (1835-1924)

Read more about the "inventor" of plankton. 



Otto Krümmel (1854-1912)

Read more about the pioneer of modern oceanography .



Karl Möbius (1825-1908)

Read more about the founder of the term biocenosis.


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