Dr. Kriste Makareviciute - Fichtner

Post-doctoral researcher

Research division 3: Marine Ecology
Research Unit: Ocean EcoSystems Biology

Room: DW-227
Phone: +49 431 600-4404
Email: kmakareviciute(at)geomar.de

Address: Düsternbrooker Weg 20 D-24105 Kiel


Education and employment

2016-2021 Doctorate in Biological Oceanography, Christian-Albrecht University in Kiel, Germany. Dissertation title: Declining silicon to nitrogen ratios: effects on phytoplankton and plankton food webs
Advisors: Ulrich Sommer, Birte Matthiessen, Heike Lotze

2013-2015: International Master in Applied Ecology, University of Poitiers, France and Christian-Albrecht University in Kiel, Germany. Master thesis: Spatial Heterogeneity of Phytoplankton Functional Groups in the Treene Catchment

2009-2012: Bachelor studies in Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Vilnius University, Lithuania. Bachelor thesis: Biodiversity of Odonates in Small Seepage Lakes


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Strauss, J. , Choi, C. J., Grone, J., Wittmers, F., Jimenez-Thamm, V., Makareviciute-Fichtner, K. , Bachy, C. , Jaeger, G. S., Poirier, C., Eckmann, C., Spezzano, R., Löscher, C. R., Sarma, V. V. S. S., Mahadevan, A. and Worden, A. Z. (2023) The Bay of Bengal exposes abundant photosynthetic picoplankton and newfound diversity along salinity‐driven gradients. Open Access Environmental Microbiology, 25 (11). pp. 2118-2141. DOI 10.1111/1462-2920.16431.

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Eckmann, C. A., Eberle, J. S., Wittmers, F., Wilken, S., Bergauer, K., Poirier, C., Blum, M., Makareviciute-Fichtner, K. , Jimenez-Thamm, V., Bachy, C. , Vermeij, M. J. A. and Worden, A. Z. (2023) Eukaryotic algal community composition in tropical environments from solar salterns to the open sea. Open Access Frontiers in Marine Science, 10 . Art.Nr. 1131351. DOI 10.3389/fmars.2023.1131351.

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Makareviciute-Fichtner, K. , Matthiessen, B., Lotze, H. K. and Sommer, U. (2021) Phytoplankton nutritional quality is altered by shifting Si:N ratios and selective grazing. Journal of Plankton Research, 43 (3). pp. 325-337. DOI 10.1093/plankt/fbab034.

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Makareviciute-Fichtner, K. (2021) Declining silicon to nitrogen ratios : effects on phytoplankton and plankton food webs. Open Access (PhD/ Doctoral thesis), Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany, 129 pp.

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Makareviciute, K. , Matthiessen, B., Lotze, H. K. and Sommer, U. (2020) Decrease in diatom dominance at lower Si:N ratios alters plankton food webs. Journal of Plankton Research, 42 (4). pp. 411-424. DOI 10.1093/plankt/fbaa032.

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Makareviciute-Fichtner, K. , Matthiessen, B., Lotze, H. K. and Sommer, U. (2020) Declining silica availability – a challenge in the North Atlantic region?. Open Access [Poster] In: EGU General Assembly 2020. , 03.05.-08.05.2020, Online . DOI 10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-4793.

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Qu, Y. , Wu, N. , Guse, B., Makareviciute, K., Sun, X. and Fohrer, N. (2019) Riverine phytoplankton functional groups response to multiple stressors variously depending on hydrological periods. Open Access Ecological Indicators, 101 . pp. 41-49. DOI 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.12.049.

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Qu, Y., Wu, N., Makareviciute, K. , Guse, B. and Fohrer, N. (2018) Effects of land-use pattern and physiochemical conditions on phytoplankton communities in a German lowland catchment. Fundamental and Applied Limnology : Archiv für Hydrobiologie, 191 (3). pp. 175-187. DOI 10.1127/fal/2018/1125.

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Wu, N., Qu, Y., Guse, B., Makareviciute, K. , To, S., Riis, T. and Fohrer, N. (2018) Hydrological and environmental variables outperform spatial factors in structuring species, trait composition, and beta diversity of pelagic algae. Open Access Ecology and Evolution, 8 (5). pp. 2947-2961. DOI 10.1002/ece3.3903.

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