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Karl Michael Attard

Fellow of Science
Department of Biology


Dr Karl Attard is Assistant Professor in Marine Sciences at the Department of Biology at SDU.

Karl received his Ph.D. from SDU in collaboration with the Greenland Climate Research Centre and performed Postdoctoral training at the University of Helsinki.   His research interests include metabolic processes of photosynthesis and respiration, biogeochemical cycles of climate-relevant gases such as CO2, macroecology, Polar ecosystems, and ecosystem impacts of climate change and extreme weather. A key part of his research focuses on using new sensor technologies to understand how ecosystems function. Karl has participated in > 30 international expeditions that include the Arctic, the Antarctic, and remote islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.

For more information about dr. Karl Michael Attard, please refer to the SDU Research Portal.

Karl Attard