Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Albrecht Daniel Thaer-Institute of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences


Current Graduates


Master's theses


Mara Beck: Food web of Kleiner Döllnsee


Johannes Radtke: Attitudes of the German public towards fish welfare


Nick Bremer: Pike stocks in gravel pits


Tonio Pieterek: Behavioural determinants of angling vulnerability




Bachelor's theses

John Briege: Behaviour of perch in the wild


Martin Friedrichs: The use of light traps to sample young pike


Finished Graduates

Master's theses & Diplomas


18. Stefan Linzmaier: Comparing the foraging niches of Eurasian and yellow perch


17. Robert Hagemann: Reproduction fitness of stocked pike


16. Kay Lübcke: Additive fish stocking effects in pike


15. Petr Zaijzek: Testing the performance of a 3-D telemetry system


14. David Sutter: Differential fitness of largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) selected for high and low angling vulnerability


13. Martin Bork: Sustainability criteria in commercial river and lake fisheries and their tests in a case study in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern


12. Philip Rebensburg: Boldness and personalities in carp (Cyprinus carpio)


11. Jan Hallermann: The impact of retention of carp (Cyprinus carpio) in carp sacks on physiology stress responses at two water temperatures


10. Thilo Pagel: Reproductive success of pike (Esox lucius) in their natural environment


9. Philipp Freudenberg: Importance of angling for people with disabilities


8. Tobias Rapp: The impact of retention in carp sacks on the physiology and behaviour of carp (Cyprinus carpio): a field study


7. Tara Redpath: Comparison of physiology and behaviour of largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) selected for high and low vulnerability to angling


6. Wolfgang Kalweit: Involvement of recreational fishing stakeholders in the implementation of the Water Framework Directive in Nordrhein-Westfalen


5. Alexander Kobler: Habitat choice and behaviour of pike (Esox lucius): a radiotelemetry study


4. Thomas Klefoth: Impact of catch-and-release on pike (Esox lucius)


3. Christian Kuck: Angler catches in the Nationalpark Unteres Odertal


2. Jan Timmermanns: Evaluation of German inland fisheries using the concept „Institutions of Sustainability“


1. Michael Niesar: Impact of angling feedstuffs on carp (Cyprinus carpio)


Bachelor's theses

13. Svenja Schälicke: Fish population structure in gravel pits


12. Andrea Frauenstein: Size-dependent maternal effects in pike (Esox lucius)


11. Stefan Pohlmeier: The relation of spawning time and growth in pike (Esox lucius)


10. Patrick Tschegeli: Size-dependent sexual harassment in zebrafish (Danio rerio)


9. Inge Bucholz: Homing in pike (Esox lucius)


8. Tonio Pieterek: Food preferences of scaled and common carp (Cyprinus carpio)


7. Linda Böckenhoff: Differential allocation versus reproductive compensation in zebrafish (Danio rerio)


6. Martin Schwabe: Impact of different handling practices on rainbow trout (Onchorhynchus mykiss)


5. Robert Tillner: A comparative analysis of angling participation in industrialized societies 


4. Jan Hallermann: Impact of air exposure on pikeperch (Sander lucioperca)


3. Daniel Hühn: A meta-analysis about the lethal consequences of catch-and-release 


2. Philipp Freudenberg: Differences between organized and non-organized anglers in Berlin


1. Tobias Rapp: Impact of preservative chemicals in angling feedstuffs on eggs of zebrafish (Danio rerio)