Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Royal Netherlands
Institute for Sea Research

Tim de Groot

PhD student
Phone number
+31 (0)222 36 9465
PhD student
Universiteit Utrecht
Jaap Sinninghe Damste

Linked news

Wednesday 11 January 2023
Sunlight pulps the plastic soup
UV light from the sun slowly breaks down plastics on the ocean’s surfaces. Floating microplastic is broken down into ever smaller, invisible nanoplastic particles that spread across the entire water column, but also to compounds that can then be…

Linked blogs

Wednesday 10 June 2020
Wadden Sea research on interactions between microorganisms and their environment
After 3 months of lock down, RV Navicula set sail from Texel again on June 10th. On board are NIOZ scientist Julia Engelmann, post-doc Pierre Ramond and PhD student Tim de Groot. By this blog they will try to keep us informed about their experiences:…

NIOZ publications

  • 2023
    Delre, A.; Goudriaan, M.; Hernando-Morales, V.; Vaksmaa, A.; Ndhlovu, R.T.; Baas, M.; Keijzer, E.; de Groot, T.; Zeghal, E.; Egger, M.; Röckmann, T.; Niemann, H. (2023). Plastic photodegradation under simulated marine conditions. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 187: 114544.
  • 2021
    Lippmann, T.J.R.; in 't Zandt, M.H.; Van der Putten, N.; Busschers, F.S.; Hijma, M.P.; van der Velden, P.; de Groot, T.; van Aalderen, Z.; Meisel, O.H.; Slomp, C.P.; Niemann, H.; Jetten, M.S.M.; Dolman, H.A.J.; Welte, C.U. (2021). Microbial activity, methane production, and carbon storage in Early Holocene North Sea peats. Biogeosciences 18(19): 5491-5511.