Master students

Congratulations to the master students who finished their degrees under the supervision of members of the BRIDGE research group!


Nicolas Kotowych - Rising temperatures in a subarctic lake lead to increased somatic growth rates for Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus, (L.))

Viktoriia Kuz - Labour in fisheries: Task analysis of fishing operations on a Norwegian trawler


Nadine Jacques - Modelling the bycatch reduction of a shrimp trawl with a combined Nordmøre grid and sieve panel configuration in the north east Atlantic deep-water shrimp (Pandalus borealis) fishery

Lovasoa Cédrique Augustave - The European Union's Fisheries Agreements with third countries. Moving from FPA to SFPA: the case study of Seychelles

Cody Schrader - Bigeye and Yellowfin tuna Fishery and Management Description (Pacific Ocean): Emphasizing discard mortality and management strategy evaluation.


George Dosu - Perceptions of socio-cultural beliefs and taboos among the Ghanaian fishers and fisheries authorities. A case study of the Jamestown fishing community in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana

Helene M. Gjesteland - Beskrivelse av skadeomfanget på snøkrabbe (Chionoecetes opilio) ved interaksjon med bunntrål i Barentshavet

Gareth Jordan - Shark catches and discard practices in the pelagic longline fisheries in South Africa. In colaboration with the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

Md Moniruzzaman Khan- Suggested ways for improving the management of the Bay of Bengal shrimp trawl fisheries:  A literature study on challenges and bycatch mitigation in shrimp trawl fisheries around the world and examples on how it is implemented in the management regimes in various nations

Tomas Araya Schmidt - Developing a profitable, sustainable, and efficient snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio) fishery in the Barents Sea. In colaboration with the Marine Institute, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

Kevin Ochoa Zubiri - Diving behavior of humpack whales feeding on overwintering herring in North Norwegian fjords


Boris Tuktarov - Drivers for compliance with fisheries rules. A systematic literature review

Petter Starbatty - Gear selectivity and bycatch reduction in the Norwegian Red King Crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus) fishery. A study on size-selective performances of different escape openings


Jesse M. Brinkhof - A study on the escape rate of Northeast Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) under the fishing line with two different ground ropes in the Barents Sea bottom trawl fishery and the influence of some biotic and abiotic factors on the efficiency during bottom trawling

Allison Luttel - Snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio) interactions with bottom trawls and possible conflicts between trawl fleets and pot fisheries in the Northeast Barents Sea

Torgeir Norheim - Roundhauler – The potential for efficient new fishing gear for the Norwegian coastal fleet

Anna Pyzhova - Cultural characteristics of the Russian-Norwegian business relationship in the seafood industry



Damilare Ibukun Ogundiwin - Survey of artisanal fishing gear and craft. A case study of Kainji Lake lower basin, Nigeria

Leonore Olsen - Baited pots as an alternative fishing gear in the Norwegian fishery for Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua)

Fredrik Olsen - Line som fangstmetode og en studie av effekten av krok med svivel

Ixai Salvo - Approach to the 2014 discard ban in the EU Common Fisheries Policy and trials with bycatch reducing trawl techniques

Nicholas Turyaheebwa - Perception on fishery trends in Lake Victoria

Charlotte Weber - Shape matters: Ecomorphology relates to the functional roles of Barents Sea fish



Ermis Angelogiannos - Description of the demersal trawl fishery in Greece, with a focus on codend selectivity and current regulations

Xoel Chamorro Garcia - Results based management as applied to fisheries in the reform of the European common fishery policy

Jon Ruiz - Pilot study of an electronic monitoring system on a tropical tuna purse seine vessel in the Atlantic Ocean

Aleksandra Shrestneva - Snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio) in the Barents Sea. Possibility of harvesting a new species by the Russian Fleet

Ricardo Torres Coll - Research and management of competing small-scale and industrial fisheries: a modeling study of the shrimp fisheries in Mozambique