National Institute of Aquatic Resources

  • Kemitorvet, Bygning 202

    2800 Kgs. Lyngby


Organization profile

Organisation profile

National Institute of Aquatic Resources (DTU Aqua) conducts research, provides advice, educates at university level and contributes to innovation in sustainable exploitation and management of aquatic resources. We investigate the biology and population ecology of aquatic organisms, aquatic physical and chemical processes and ecosystem structure and dynamics, taking account of all relevant natural and anthropogenic drivers.

Head of Institute Fritz W. Köster,
Deputy Head of Institute Anders Koed,

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Research Output

Activated sludge denitrification in marine recirculating aquaculture system effluent using external and internal carbon sources

Letelier-Gordo, C. O., Huang, X., Aalto, S. L. & Pedersen, P. B., 2020, In : Aquacultural Engineering. 90, 7 p., 102096.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Advancing Our Functional Understanding of Host–Microbiota Interactions: A Need for New Types of Studies

He, J., Lange, J., Marinos, G., Bathia, J., Harris, D., Soluch, R., Vaibhvi, V., Deines, P., Hassani, M. A., Wagner, K. S., Zapien-Campos, R., Jaspers, C. & Sommer, F., 2020, In : BioEssays. 42, 2, 1900211.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Aerobic swimming in intensive finfish aquaculture: applications for production, mitigation and selection

McKenzie, D. J., Palstra, A. P., Planas, J., MacKenzie, S., Bégout, M-L., Thorarensen, H., Vandeputte, M., Mes, D., Rey, S., De Boeck, G., Domenici, P. & Skov, P. V., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Reviews in Aquaculture (Print). 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review



ICES - Herring Assessment Working Group for the Area South of 62ºN - HAWG

Ole Henriksen (Consultant)


Activity: Public and private sector consultancyPublic sector consultancy

Phylogeny of Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus (VHSV) based on full genome sequences.

Argelia Cuenca (Other), & Niels Jørgen Olesen (Other)


Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations


Science without Borders - Brazil

Evandro Malanski (Recipient), 1 Dec 2012

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Press / Media

Mads Christoffersen Sortmundet kutling smager fantastisk!

Mads Christoffersen


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Havstrømme afgørende for mængden af tobis

Ole Henriksen


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Ekstreme tobisår når vandet vender

Helle Falborg, Ole Henriksen & Mikael van Deurs


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media