FEPS Delegate

Peter Kroth. Photo. private

Delegate of the Federation of European Phycological Societies (FEPS)

Peter Kroth is Professor for plant Ecophysiology at the University of Konstanz since 2001. His main interests are the physiology, metabolism, and molecular biology of algae, especially diatoms.  Peter received his PhD 1993 from the University of Düsseldorf, Germany, on his work on the distribution of ATPase genes in diatoms. From 1995-96, he spent his Post-Doc at the Carnegie Institution of Plant Biology at Stanford, USA, in the lab of Arthur Grossman. Back in Germany, he received his Habilitation in Plant Biology in 2000. Shortly after, he became Full Professor at the University of Konstanz. Peter has been the Speaker of the Phycology Section from 2007-2012, serves as Associate Editor of several phycological journals, and is member of the Federation of European Phycological Societies (FEPS). 


Prof. Dr. Peter G. Kroth
Plant Ecophysiology
Fachbereich Biologie
Universitaet Konstanz
78457 Konstanz
Phone: ++49 (0)7531-88-4816
Phone (Sekretariat): ++49 (0)7531-88-4027
Fax: ++49 (0)7531-88-4047
E-mail: Peter.Kroth[at]