Dr. Matthias Hundt

Postdoctoral researcher
Contact
Building G; Room 124

Research Interests

  • Fish Biology: foodweb ecology, migration-behaviour, conservation biology, ...
  • Aquaculture: behavioural aspects of aquaculture, aquaculture for restocking, larval feeding, integrated multitrophic aquaculture, aquaculture technology, ...

Current Research Projects

  • Polyculture of Coregonus sp. with Astacus astacus in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems.
  • Studies on the reestablishment of populations of the anadromous alice shad (Alosa alosa) in River Rhine. more Info
  • Conservation program for threatend freshwater fish species, crayfish and mussels (more Info)

Academic History

    • 07/2015 - current
      Postdoctoral researcher: University Koblenz-Landau, Germany
      Polyculture of Coregonus sp. with Astacus astacus in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems.
    • 05/2011 - 07/2015
      Ph.D. Student: University Koblenz-Landau, Germany
      Working Title: Studies on the re-establishment of populations of the anadromous allis shad in river Rhine
      Advisors: Prof. Dr. Ralf Schulz, Dr. René Gergs, Prof. Dr. Bela Buck
    • 08/2010 – 04/2011
      Junior scientist: IMARE Bremerhaven topic: Biological considerations of Open Ocean Aquaculture within windfarms in the North Sea
    • 04/2009 – 04/2010
      Substitute Technician at the University of Bergen in the „behavioural aquatic ecology“ research group of the University of Bergen.
    • 04/2008 – 04/2009
      MSc Thesis at the University of Bergen: Diel feeding behavior of Sufflogobius bibarbatus under hypoxic conditions in the northern Benguela region

    Publications

    peer-reviewed articles

      • Hundt, M., Schreiber, B., Eckmann, R., Lunestad, B.T., Wünneman, H., Schulz, R. 2015. The Effect of Water Hardness on Mortality of Zebrafish (Danio rerio) During Exposure to Oxytetracycline. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. doi:10.1007/s00128-015-1699-x
      • Hundt M, Schiffer M, Weiss M, Schreiber B, Eckmann R, Kreiss CM, Schulz R, Gergs R. 2015. Effect of temperature on growth, survival and respiratory rate of larval Allis shad Alosa alosa Accepted by Knowledge and Management of aquatic ecosystems.
      • Hundt M, Scharbert A, Weibel U, Kuhn G, Metzner K, Jatteau P, Pies A, Schulz R, Gergs R. 2015. First evidence of natural reproduction of the Allis shad Alosa alosa (L. 1758) in River Rhine following reintroduction measures. Journal of Fish Biology 87: 487-493.
      • Münze R, Orlinskiy P, Gunold R, Paschke A, Kaske O, Hundt M, Bauer C, Schüürmann G, Möder M, Liess M, Beketov MA. 2015. Pesticide impact on non-target aquatic invertebrates identified with Chemcatcher® passive samplers and the SPEARpesticides index. Science of the Total Environment 537:69-80.
      • Buck BH, Brüggemann J, Hundt M, Bischoff AA, Hagen, W. 2015. Improving nematode culture techniques and their effects on amino acid profile with considerations on production costs. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 31,1-9.
      • Hundt M, Brügemann J, Bischoff AA, Marti-Creuzburg D, Gergs R, Buck BH. 2014. Fatty acid composition of Turbatrix aceti and its use in feeding regimes of Coregonus maraena (Bloch, 1779): is it really a suitable alternative to Artemia nauplii? Journal of Applied Ichthyology 31: 343-348.
      • Hundt M, Gibbons MJ and Utne-Palm AC. 2011. Cross-shelf observations of diet and diel feeding behaviour of the bearded goby, Sufflogobius bibarbatus, off Namibia. African Journal of Marine Science. 33(1): 119-126.
      • Utne-Palm AC, Salvanes AGV, Currie B, Kaartvedt S, Nilsson GE, Braithwaite VA, Stecyk JAW, Hundt M, van der Bank M, Flynn B, Sandvik GK, Klevjer TA, Sweetman AK, Brüchert V, Pittman K, Peard KR, Lunde IG, Strandabø RAU, Gibbons MJ. 2010. Trophic Structure and Community Stability in an Overfished Ecosystem. Science. 329: 333- 336.

      reports

      • Hundt M, Schreiber B, Schulz R, Gergs R (2013). Untersuchungen zur Wiederansiedlung des Maifisches (Alosa alosa) in Rheinland-Pfalz. Projektbericht erstellt im Auftrag des Landes Rheinland-Pfalz vertreten durch die Struktur- und Genehmigungsdirektion Süd als Obere Fischereibehörde.

          Conference Contributions

          • Schreiber, B., Monka, J., Hundt, M., Weiss, M.,Gergs, R., Schulz, R.: The effects of Temperature on Growth, Survival, and Aerobic Scope of European Weatherfish Larvae (Misgurnus fossilis). 39th Annual Larval Fish Conference (Vienna, Austria), 2015, poster presentation
          • Hundt M, Goseberg N, Wever L, Ebeling M, Schlurmann T, Dubois J, Schaumann P, Buck BH. 2010. Multiple Nutzung und Co-Management von Offshore-Strukturen: Marine Aquakultur und Offshore Windparks. Tagungsband, 8. FZK-Kolloquium. Maritimer Wasserbau und Küsteningenieurwesen. Forschungszentrum Küste (FZK), Gemeinsame Einrichtung der Leibniz Universität Hannover und der technischen Universität Braunschweig .
          • Gunold R, Kaske, O, Münze R, Möder M, Bauer C, Hundt M, Beketov M, Liess M, Paschke A, Schüürmann G. 2011. Konzentrationen ausgewählter Pflanzenschutzmittel und deren Einfluß auf aquatische Ökosysteme in der TERENO-Modellregion. Poster zur SETAC GLB Jahreskonferenz 2011 „Ökotoxikologie und Umweltchemie: Grenzen überwinden“ in Landau
          • Münze R, Kaske, O, Hundt M, Gunold R, Bauer C, Möder M, Beketov M. A., Liess M. 2011. Nachweis von Pestizidauswirkungen auf aquatische Lebensgemeinschaften mittels Passivsammlern. Poster zur SETAC GLB Jahreskonferenz 2011 „Ökotoxikologie und Umweltchemie: Grenzen überwinden“ in Landau