Bachelor projekter

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Abiotic stress in plants and climate changes
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Aerobic and anaerobic energy metabolism in the brown shrimp (Crangon crangon) during moderate hypoxia.
Vejleder: Bent Vismann

Aggressive but sustainable bioreactor conversion in ant fungus gardens
Vejleder: Jacobus J. Boomsma, Morten Schiøtt

Analysis of plant constituents with spectroscopical and chemical methods
Vejleder: Anders Michelsen and Riikka Rinnan

Aquatic re-established ecosystems
Vejleder: Kaj Sand-Jensen, Theis Kragh and Lars Båstrup-Spohr

Arbuskulær mykorrhiza i naturlige plantesamfund
Vejleder: Søren Rosendahl

Arctic soil volatiles - coupling to vegetation phenology and disturbance
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan and Christian Albers (GEUS)

Are eucalypt leaf volatiles inducible?
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan (BIO), Elizabeth Neilson (PLEN)

Bacterial composition, diversity and function in marine waters - molecular microbiology projects
Vejleder: Lasse Riemann

Bacterial cooperation in multispecies biofilms associated to food production devices
Vejleder: Søren J. Sørensen og Mette Burmølle

Bacteriophage control of microbial biofilms - Vibrio anguillarum in aquaculture settings
Vejleder: Mathias Middelboe

Bacteriophage therapy - a new method for controlling pathogenic bacteria in aquaculture
Vejleder: Mathias Middelboe

Behavioural indicators of emotions in cows
Vejleder: Elodie Mandel-Briefer

Biodiversity and food chain interactions in arctic lakes
Vejleder: Kirsten S. Christoffersen

Biogenic volatile organic compounds - release from plants, microbes and ecosystems
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan and others depending on the topic

Biogenic volatile release from decomposing plant leaves across ecosystems
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan and other relevant persons

Brownification of softwater lakes
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

CENPERM - Center for Permafrost
Vejleder: Anders Michelsen, Riikka Rinnan, Anders Prieme

Characterization of the unconventional E2 enzyme Ube2j2, involved in non-lysine ubiquitination
Vejleder: Lars Ellgaard

Chemical Ecology of the birch-moth interaction under climate change
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan (riikkar@bio.ku.dk) and Tao Li (tao.li@bio.ku.dk)

Chemical manipulation of ants by metalmark butterflies
Vejleder: David Nash

Climate change effects on moss-associated N fixation
Vejleder: Kathrin Rousk

Clonal evolution in mycorrhizal fungi
Vejleder: Søren Rosendahl

Comparing the brains of socially parasitic ants and their hosts
Vejleder: David Nash and Manuel Nagel

Cooperation in multispecies biofilm formation
Vejleder: Mette Burmølle og Søren Sørensen

Cryptobiosis and environmental stress tolerance in tardigrades
Vejleder: Nadja Møbjerg

Designing new enzyme activities de novo
Vejleder: Jakob Winther

Development of bacteriophage resistance in bacterial communities
Vejleder: Mathias Middelboe

Disease management in farming societies of ants
Vejleder: Jacobus J. Boomsma, Morten Schiøtt, postdocs

Disordered proteins in the ubiquitin-proteasome system
Vejleder: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

Do bacteria associated with fungus-growing termite guts depend on each other?
Vejleder: Mette Burmølle and Michael Thomas-Poulsen

Does air pollution affect trees in urban areas or do the trees affect air pollution?
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan

Dry under water
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Ecology of lobelia lakes
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Eco-physiology of aquatic rosette plants
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Ectomycorrhizal fungi – biodiversity and function
Vejleder: Rasmus Kjøller

Effects of environmental toxins on freshwater organisms
Vejleder: Kirsten S. Christoffersen

Enzyme design and evolution
Vejleder: Martin Willemoës

Fish ange and growth obtained from reading otolith growth rings
Vejleder: Kirsten S. Christoffersen

Flood tolerance of dryland crops
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Freeze-thaw effects on greenhouse gas emission, investigated by on-line concentration and isotope analyses
Vejleder: Anders Michelsen

Gene expression co-evolution between farming ants and farmed fungal crops
Vejleder: Jacobus J. Boomsma, Morten Schiøtt

Giraffe social organisation and behaviour
Vejleder: Elodie Mandel-Briefer

Grazing ecology and biodiversity in the forest-grassland ecotone
Vejleder: Hans Henrik Bruun

Heavy metal effects on moss-associated N fixation
Vejleder: Kathrin Rousk

Heavy metal tolerance in soil protozoa
Vejleder: Flemming Ekelund and Jesper Johansen

Horizontal gene transfer - Spread of antibiotic resistance
Vejleder: Søren J. Sørensen

Host specificity of moss-associated cyanobacteria
Vejleder: Kathrin Rousk

How do leafcutter ants select the best fertilizer to farm their domesticated fungal crops?
Vejleder: Jonathan Zvi Shik

How low can you go – activity of permafrost microorganisms at very low temperature
Vejleder: Anders Priemé

How widespread is cyanobacterial colonization of mosses?
Vejleder: Kathrin Rousk, Aya Permin

Improving urban gardens for wild bees
Vejleder: Henning Bang Madsen & Jes Søe Pedersen

Interaction networks of ectomycorrhizal fungi on host trees
Vejleder: Hans Henrik Bruun

Invasive species: A threat to nature or a cultural imagination?
Vejleder: Flemming Ekelund (Biology) Claus Emmeche (Center for Naturfilosofi og Videnskabsstudier)

Invasive zebra mussels in Danish lakes and streams: where are they and what do they do to lake biodiversity?
Vejleder: Kirsten S. Christoffersen

Is Bacillus a coevolved bacterium serving as a defensive symbiont in fungus-growing termites?
Vejleder: Michael Thomas-Poulsen

Lakes as islands: Do size matter?
Vejleder: Lars Båstrup-Spohr, Michael Krabbe Borregaard

Lepidurus - the arctic tadpole shrimp and a voracious crustacean
Vejleder: Kirsten S. Christoffersen

Luciferases - structure, function and biotechnology
Vejleder: Jakob Winther

Methane and carbon dioxide fluxes from arctic heath in Greenland
Vejleder: Anders Michelsen (BIO) and Bo Elberling (IGN)

Microbial communities in extreme environments
Vejleder: Niels-Ulrik Frigaard

Microbial production and uptake of volatile organic compounds
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan (BIO) and Christian Albers (GEUS)

Microbiology of thawing permafrost
Vejleder: Anders Priemé

Moss-associated nitrogen fixation as an important N input in terrestrial ecosystems
Vejleder: Anders Michelsen and Kathrin Rousk

Moss-cyanobacteria associations: are they mutualists or parasites?
Vejleder: Kathrin Rousk

MSc and BSc projects in the Microenvironmental Ecology Group / Marine Biology / Microbiology
Vejleder: Michael Kühl

N2 fixing bacteria in the sea – a combination of microbiology, molecular biology and marine biology
Vejleder: Lasse Riemann

Name a new parasite!
Vejleder: Rune Stensvold, Laboratory of Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut and Søren Sørensen, Section of Microbiology, UCPH

Nitrogen fixation and light utilization in a marine bacterium: a microbiological project
Vejleder: Lasse Riemann and PhD student Søren Hallstrøm

On the quest to waterproofing crops – submergence tolerance of wheat or rice
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Oxidative folding of disulfide-rich cone snail toxins
Vejleder: Lars Ellgaard

Oxygen consumption and oxygen debt in the common whelk (Buccinum undatum) during aerial storage.
Vejleder: Bent Vismann

Prophages - ticking time bombs or key genetic elements in bacterial hosts?
Vejleder: Mathias Middelboe

Protein sequence-function relationship studies by means of genetics and chemical biology
Vejleder: Jakob Winther

Re-colonization, diversity and ecophysiology of plants following experimental treatments in danish heath
Vejleder: Anders Michelsen and Helge Ro-Poulsen

Regulated intracellular protein degradation to counter disease
Vejleder: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

Restoration of natural forests
Vejleder: Hans Henrik Bruun

Salinity tolerance of the invasive Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas).
Vejleder: Bent Vismann

Sequence analyses reveal sulfide detoxification by organisms across the entire Tree of Life
Vejleder: Niels-Ulrik Frigaard

Soil gas profiles in Danish ecosystems
Vejleder: Riikka Rinnan (BIO) and Christian Albers (GEUS)

Structural destabilization as a trigger for hereditary disease
Vejleder: Rasmus Hartmann-Petersen

Submergence-tolerance of wheat (Triticum aestivum) - help it cope with future climate changes!
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Survey of the invasive Pacific oyster in Danish waters.
Vejleder: Bent Vismann

The contributions of the fungal symbiont to defence against pathogens in fungus-growing termites
Vejleder: Michael Thomas-Poulsen

The interconnection between biofilm formation and horizontal gene transfer
Vejleder: Søren J. Sørensen, Mette Burmølle og Jonas Stenløkke Madsen

The thermal window for aerobic scope in shallow water marine invertebrates.
Vejleder: Bent Vismann

Underwater photosynthesis of wheat or rice during submergence
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen

Virus-driven reprogramming of bacterial traits
Vejleder: Mathias Middelboe

Waterproofing crops
Vejleder: Ole Pedersen