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Nina Blöcher

Senior Research Scientist

Nina Blöcher

Senior Research Scientist

Nina Blöcher
Phone: 920 84 858
Department: Seafood Technology
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1775160

Biofouling is a challenge in global sea-based salmon farming. Norway's salmon-growing industry relies primarily on copper-based antifouling coatings. However, copper is an increasingly recognised environmental hazard, and there is a need to develop alternative antifouling products to prevent biofoul...

Authors Bloecher Nina Floerl Oliver
Year 2020
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1775146

Biofouling is one of the challenges that can strongly affect the finfish farm economy. Although several studies on biofouling in aquaculture have been conducted in the Mediterranean Sea, they focused on specific taxa or were limited to a particular period of sampling. The present study investigated ...

Authors Pica Daniela Bloecher Nina Dell’Anno Antonio Bellucci Alessandra Pinto Tommaso Pola Lisa Puce Stefania
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1746449

Biofouling in marine aquaculture is one of the main barriers to efficient and sustainable production. Owing to the growth of aquaculture globally, it is pertinent to update previous reviews to inform management and guide future research. Here, the authors highlight recent research and developments o...

Authors Bannister Jana Sievers Michael Bush Flora Bloecher Nina
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1738739

To avoid the negative impacts caused by biofouling development, aquaculture nets around the world are periodically cleaned using high-pressure washers. Net cleaning is labour-intense and costly, can damage antifouling coatings on the nets, and pose contamination as well as fish health and welfare ri...

Authors Bloecher Nina Frank Kevin Bondø Morten Steen Ribicic Deni Endresen Per Christian Su Biao Floerl Oliver
Year 2019
Type Journal publication