Dr Vladimir Laptikhovsky

Senior Research Fellow

Vlad has MSc and PhD from Kaliningrad State Technical University of Fisheries (Kaliningrad, Russia) and DSc from All-Russian State Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography. He works in the Falkland Islands Government Fisheries Department as a stock assessment scientist. He is currently a member of Cephalopod International Advisory Council (CIAC) http://www.abdn.ac.uk/CIAC/ and Associate Editor of Journal of Marine Biological Association of the U.K. http://www.mba.ac.uk/jmbaboard.php. His research interests include different aspects of population biology of cephalopods, fish and crustaceans with emphasize on reproduction and trophic relations, as well as he works on biological diversity and fauna in subtidal and deep –sea habitats of the Southwest Atlantic. He authored 140 scientific papers and the book “Ecology of cephalopod reproduction”