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A Photo of  Mette Kaufman

Contact Information

Institute of Marine Science
& Geophysical Institute
University of Alaska Fairbanks
PO Box 757320
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7320
Phone: (907) 474-5431

Mette Kaufman

Biological Oceanography • Marine Biology


  • Geophysical Institute Sea Ice Group


  • B.S. 1994 Oregon State University (Marine Biology)
  • M.S. 2006 University of Alaska Fairbanks (Marine Biology)


Gradinger, RR, Kaufman, MR, Bluhm, BA. (2009) Pivotal role of sea ice sediments in the seasonal development of near-shore Arctic fast ice biota. Marine Ecology Progress Series, vol 394 DOI:10.3354/meps08320

Kaufman Mette R, Gradinger Rolf R, Bluhm Bodil A, Woller Mat, O’Brian Diane (2008) Using stable isotopes to assess carbon and nitrogen turnover in the Arctic sympagic amphipod Onisimus litoralis. OECOLOGIA 158:1 DOI: 10.1007/s00442‑008‑1122‑y.

Bluhm B. A.; Nielson M. R.; Gradinger R. (2002) Cryo‑benthic coupling in coastal sea ice off barrow, Alaska: Concept and preliminary results. 53rd Arctic Science Conference, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA September 18‑21, 2002, Arctic Science Conference Abstracts, vol. 53.