Lasse H. Pettersson

Job Position: 
Research Coordinator/Senior Researcher
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Research interests

Physical oceanographer with main research expertise within monitoring of harmful algae blooms, waters quality and marine ecosystem studies. Has lead the initiation and development of the operational research and applications of ocean colour satellite EO data for monitoring of algae blooms and water quality in coastal and marine waters.

Interest in capacity building through supervision of international students and organizing international research schools in Norway and abroad for PhD and Post-docs.

Chairman of the board of Nansen Environmental Research Centre India (NERCI) in Cochin, India.


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Peer Review Publications and Books

60 total publications.


  1. Ranith R, Menon NN, Joseph KA, Jayram C, Pettersson LH. Water Quality Assessment from Medium Resolution Satellite Data Using Machine Learning Methods. I: Geospatial Technologies for Resources Planning and Management. Water Science and Tecnology. 2022.

Other Publications