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fishery scientist

Werner Ludwig Steffens, German fishery scientist. Achievements include research in fish nutrition and fish culture. Member Inland Fisheries Association of East Germany (president 1990-1994), German Fisheries Association (committee member), International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, German Anglers Association (vice president).

Background

Steffens, Werner Ludwig was born on April 20, 1931 in Bautzen, Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Marie-Luise (Senger) Steffens.

Education

Diplomfischwirt, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1954. Doctor agriculture, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1958. Doctor agriculture habilitatus, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1964.

Career

Scientist Institute of Inland Fishery, Berlin, 1954-1966, head department pond culture and fish diseases, 1966-1991. Head department fish culture and fish pathology Institute Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, 1992-1996. Professor fish culture and fish nutrition Humboldt University, 1984-1999.

Member advisory board International Review of Hydrobiology, Berlin, 1994-2000, Aquaculture Nutrition, since 1995. Visiting professor fish nutrition University Philippines Miag-ao, Iloilo, 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in fish nutrition and fish culture.

Membership

Member Inland Fisheries Association of East Germany (president 1990-1994), German Fisheries Association (committee member), International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, German Anglers Association (vice president).

Connections

Married Andrea Eleonore Keienburg, May 4, 1963. Children: Dirk, Ulf.

father:
Wilhelm Steffens

mother:
Marie-Luise (Senger) Steffens

spouse:
Andrea Eleonore Keienburg

children:
Ulf Steffens

Dirk Steffens