Monitoring of Harmful Algal Blooms by Pettersson and Pozdnyakov, 2012.The book Monitoring of Harmful Algal Blooms has recently been published by Springer- Praxis. The book build on the experience the Nansen Centers have build up during the last 25 years in use of satellite remote sensing, airborne survey, field observations and ocean ecosystem modelling in detection and monitoring of harmful algal blooms in coastal and ocean waters.
Ola M. Johannessen (OMJ) is at present the Executive Chairman of the Board and the Founding Director of the Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC) (www.nersc.no). He is also Professor Emeritus at the Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen (UoB). He is the President of the Nansen Scientific Society, the President of the Norwegian Scientific Academy for Polar Research (http://www.polar-academy.com/), the Chairman of the Guardian Board of the Nansen International Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NIERSC) in St.