Ivar Lund

Ivar Lund

Senior Research Scientist

Nordsøen Forskerpark, Postboks 101

Building: Nordsøen Forskerpark, null

9850 Hirtshals


Phone: 35883205

Mobile: 24893963



2004 - 2008 PhD - Roskilde University
1987 - 1994 M.Sc. biology - University of Copenhagen

Academic grades

PhD, Msc

Professional experience

2008 - Research scientist (DTU-Aqua) - Technical University of Denmark, National Institute of Aquatic Resources (Section for Aquaculture)
2004 - 2008 PhD Scholarship (DIFRES) - Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, section for Aquaculture
2000 - 2003 Manager, director - Danish Trout Breeding (Commercial fund, founded by The Association of Danish trout Farmers
1994 - 2000 Consultant (DIFTA) - Danish Institute for Fisheries Technology and Aquaculture, Section for aquaculture


danish - mother tongue, english - excellent

International experience

Dr. Ivar Lund (IL) has specific knowledge of larval fish physiology and lipid nutrition as well as of nutritional requirements for various freshwater and marine fish species. In his PhD IL has characterised the importance and influence of dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) in relation to quality parameters of sole eggs, larval composition and larval requirements with a specific focus on pigmentation. IL has extensive experience with management of recirculation fish farms and hatching / ongrowing of marine and freshwater fish species both abroad and in Denmark. In Danish Trout breeding IL was responsible for the genetic breeding and selection of families of rainbow trout for the benefit of the Danish trout farmers. During his years in DIFTA he was responsible for planning,- practical implementation and reporting research studies and trials for fish feed producers in Europe.

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  • Aquaculture

    ISSNs: 0044-8486, 00448486

    ISSNs (Electronic): 1873-5622

    Elsevier BV, Netherlands

    BFI (2015): BFI-level 2, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes

    Central database


  • Ferskvandsfiskeribladet

    ISSNs: 0015-0223


    ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed no

    Central database


  • Aquacultural Engineering

    ISSNs: 0144-8609

    ISSNs (Electronic): 1873-5614

    Elsevier BV, Netherlands

    BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes

    Central database


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