Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Royal Netherlands
Institute for Sea Research
Phone number
+31 (0)222 369 351
Location
Texel
Department
Ocean Systems (OCS)
Function
PhD student
University
Universiteit Utrecht
Promotor
Gert-Jan Reichart

Sofia Ledin

PhD student

Expertise

  • Deep sea biology
  • Deep sea ecology
  • Benthic Communities

CV

2017-2021 PhD - “The unknown role of Submarine canyons – Pathways or sinks for Organic Carbon? (BYPASS?)”
  • NIOZ- Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
2013-2016 Master of Science in Marine biology
  • Stockholm University/The Scottish Association of Marine Sciences (SAMS)
2010-2016 Bachelor of Science in Marine biology
  • Stockholm University

 

Linked blogs

Tuesday 18 June 2019
NIOZ@Sea | The mysteries and secrets of Whittard Canyon
Canyons might form important pathways for carbon transport to the deep-sea. How does that work? Follow the blogs of NIOZ researchers aboard R.V. Pelagia as they cruise the Whittard Canyon complex situated in the Bay of Biscay.
Wednesday 24 April 2019
DEEP SEARCH 2019 on cold-water coral reefs
How Benthic Landers Help Us Understand Why Corals Thrive in the Deep-sea. Read the blog by Furu Mienis, NIOZ Research Scientist. She joined the DEEP SEARCH 2019 expedition together with PhD student Sofia Ledin.