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Prof. Dr Herman, Peter
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Leading scientist in benthic ecology with a large number of publications in international peer reviewed scientific journals. He has extended knowledge on hydrodynamics and different types of modelling.

Institutes (2)  Top | Institutes | Publications | Projects | Datasets 
  • Delft University of Technology; Hydraulic Engineering, more
  • Function: Professor of Ecological Hydraulic Engineering
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  • Deltares; Unit Marine and Coastal Systems (DELTARES-ZKS), more

Projects (17)  Top | Institutes | Publications | Projects | Datasets 
  • Animal-sediment relations on tidal flats
  • Biogeochemistry of the maximum turbidity zone in estuaries
  • Biophysical feedbacks between seagrasses and hydrodynamics in relation to grazing, water quality and spatial heterogeneity: consequences for sediment stability and seston trapping
  • Eco-morphology of estuaries and tidal lagoons
  • European Marine Observation and Data Network - Biology Lot
  • Food, oxygen and bioturbation: an experimental study of meiofauna community structure, more
  • Het ontwikkelen van een software voor berekening van de BEQI index (Benthos Ecosystem Quality Index)
  • Macrophytes in Estuarine Gradients
  • Mahakam Seagrass systems under nutrient loads and grazing; Interactive effects and feedbacks
  • Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning - EU Network of Excellence, more
  • Marine Propagation Along the Coasts of Europe
  • Modelling key aspects of marine biodiversity
  • Possibilities and consequences of nitrogen removal from the Scheldt river by emergent macrophytes
  • Remote sensing of estuarine intertidal flats for mapping and modelling benthic ecology
  • Research on the environmental effects of the SIGMA plan, more
  • The role of native and/or invasive ecosystem engineers in explaining biodiversity
  • Tidal freshwater marshes as processors and sinks of nitrogen in estuaries: a whole ecosystem 15N-labeling study, more

Datasets (37)  Top | Institutes | Publications | Projects | Datasets 
  • Benthos Molenplaat 1995
  • Benthos on the Molenplaat as part of ECOFLAT
  • Blimp pictures from diatom biofilms at the Kapellebank 2006 (NIOO-CEME)
  • Blimp pictures of mussel beds in the Menai strait near Bangor (NIOO-CEME)
  • Blimp pictures oysterbanks Eastern Scheldt 2005 (NIOO-CEME)
  • Data product numerical abundance of benthic macroinvertebrates in North Sea and Baltic Sea
  • ECOFLAT PH: Molenplaat delta C13 experiment
  • Effect of a small-scale hydrodynamic perturbation on the benthic macrofauna in the Western scheldt in 2002-2006
  • Epibenthic fauna along the salinity gradient in the Westerschelde area in 1990
  • Gridded abundance map of the invasive Polychaete Marenzelleria in the Baltic Sea
  • Gridded abundance map of the loggerhead sea turtle Caretta Caretta around the Azores
  • Gridded abundance maps of chlorophyll a around the Dutch coast
  • Gridded abundance maps of commercial fish species from the North Sea
  • Gridded abundance maps of diatoms and dinoflagellates from the North Atlantic and North Sea
  • Gridded abundance maps of marine birds around the Azores
  • Gridded abundance maps of marine birds from the North Sea
  • Gridded abundance maps of marine mammals from the North Sea
  • Gridded abundance maps of microorganisms from the North Sea
  • Gridded abundance maps of phytoplankton diversity and toxicity around the French coast
  • Gridded abundance maps of the benthic species from the North Sea
  • Historical coverage seagrasses in Veerse meer and Grevelingen meer
  • Lab image tracking dataset on the distribution of mussels 2007 (NIOO-CEME)
  • Long term zooplankton time series analysis from Villefranche, Western Mediterranean
  • LumiTech
  • Neural network modelling of Baltic zooplankton abundances
  • OOPS - Copepods: ICES Operational Oceanographic Products and Services - Gridded Copepod abundance data
  • Organic matter quality in North Sea sediments
  • Physico-chemical and commercial shellfish species data to illustrate potential vulnerability to ocean acidification
  • Phytoplankton community analysis in the Middle Adriatic
  • Phytoplankton community analysis in the Northern Adriatic
  • Phytoplankton in the Oosterschelde before, during and after the storm-surge barrier (1982-1990)
  • Probability maps for different benthos species in the North Sea
  • Spatial distribution of meiobenthos in the Voordelta (October 1988)
  • Summary presence/absence maps of macro-endobenthos in the greater North Sea, based on nearly 100,000 samples from 65 assembled monitoring data sets.
  • The significance of salinity and silicon levels for growth of a formerly estuarine eelgrass (Zostera marina L.) population (Lake Grevelingen, The Netherlands)
  • Use of EMODNET Biology Data for invasive species policies. What can we learn?
  • Vegetation surveys of salt marsh vegetation of the south-west of the Netherlands

Publications (378)  Top | Institutes | Publications | Projects | Datasets 
A1 Publications (197) [show]
Peer reviewed publications (14) [show]
Books (8) [show]
Book chapters (61) [show]
Theses (3) [show]
Abstracts (14) [show]
Reports (43) [show]
Other publications (18) [show]
Thesis supervised as (co-)promotor (20) [show]

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