Filip Meysman

Professor Biogeochemistry

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About Filip Meysman

Prof. dr. ir Filip Meysman is full professor within the Department of Biology at University of Antwerp (Belgium). Within the Global Change Ecology Excellence Centre, his research focuses on biogeochemical cycling, the large-scale interactions between biology, chemistry and geology. Amongst other topics, his research focuses on how marine ecossytemes can be used to extract CO2 from the atmosphere (negative CO2 emissions) and he investigates the intriguing and exciting phenomenon of microbial electricity in the ocean floor. As part of scientific outreach activities, he is coordinator of the citizen science project CurieuzeNeuzen.

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Campus Drie Eiken
Universiteitsplein 1
2610 Wilrijk
Tel. +3232658931