Kent Berntsson

Publications:

  1. Berntsson, K. M., Jonsson, P. R., Wängberg, S. Å. and Carlsson, A. S. 1997. Effects of broodstock diets on fatty acid composition, survival and growth rates in larvae of Ostrea edulis (Linnaeus). Aquaculture, 154: 139-153.
  2. Andersson, M., Berntsson, K.M., Jonsson, P.R. and Gatenholm, P. 1999. Microtextured surfaces &endash; Towards macrofouling resistant coatings. Biofouling, 14; 167-178.
  3. Jonsson, P. R., Berntsson, K. M., André, C. and Wängberg, S. Å. 1999. Larval growth and settlement of the European oyster (Ostrea edulis) as a function of food quality measured as fatty acid composition. Mar. Biol., 134: 559-570.
  4. Berntsson, K.M., Jonsson, P.R., Lejhall, M. and Gatenholm, P. 2000. Analysis of behavioural rejection of micro-textured surfaces and implications for recruitment by the barnacle Balanus improvisus. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol., 251: 59-83.
  5. Berntsson, K.M., Andreasson, H., Jonsson, P. R., Larsson, L., Ring, K., Petronis S. and Gatenholm, P. 2000. Reduction of barnacle recruitment on micro-textured surfaces: analysis of effective topographic characteristics and evaluation of skin friction. Biofouling, 16 (2-4): 245-261.
  6. Petronis, S., Berntsson, K., Gold, J. and Gatenholm, P. 2000. Design and microstructuring of PDMS surfaces for improved marine biofouling resistance. J. Biomater. Sci. Polymer Edn., 11 (10): 1051-1072.
  7. Berntsson, K.M. 2001. Larval behaviour of the barnacle Balanus improvisus with implications for recruitment and biofouling control. Ph. D. Thesis. University of Göteborg.
  8. Berntsson, K.M., Jonsson, P.R. 2003. Temporal and spatial patterns in recruitment and succession of a temperate marine fouling assemblage: a comparison between static panels and boat hulls during the boating season. Biofouling, 19(3): 187-195.
  9. Jonsson PR, Berntsson KM, Larsson AI. Linking larval supply to recruitment: Flow-mediated control of initial adhesion of barnacle larvae. (Ecology in press)
  10. Berntsson KM, Jonsson PR, Larsson AI, Holdt S. 2004. Rejection of unsuitable substrata a potential driver of aggregated settlement in the barnacle Balanus improvisus. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 275: 199-210.
  11. Head RM, Berntsson KM, Dahlström M, Overbeke K, Thomason JC. 2004. Gregarious settlement in cypris larvae : the effects of cyprid age and assay duration. Biofouling, 20 (2): 123-128.
  12. Dahlström M, Lindgren F, Berntsson KM, Sjögren M, Mårtensson LGE, Jonsson PR, Elwing H. Evidence for different pharmacological targets for imidazoline compounds inhibiting settlement of the barnacle Balanus improvisus. (Manuscript)

Reports:

  1. Berntsson, K. 1994. Studies of growth rate in cultured juvenile abalone (Haliotis discus hannai and H. tuberculata) and juvenile sea-urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) feeding on different species of macroalgae. Report Aqua TT, Dublin, Ireland.
  2. Jonsson P., Berntsson, K. och Gladh, P. 1999. Test av mindre giftiga båtbottenfärger - Rapport över provtagning och dokumentation 1999.Tjärnö Marinbiologiska laboratorium, Göteborgs Universitet. Underlag till rapporten: Ahlbom, J. Duus, U 1999. Mindre gift på drift. Länsstyrelsen Västra Götaland Rapport 1999:37.
  3. Berntsson, K. Jonsson, P. 2001. Biologisk utvärdering av påväxt inom ”Projekt båtbottenfärger” Västkusten: sommaren 2001. Tjärnö Marinbiologiska laboratorium, Göteborgs Universitet. Underlag till rapporten: Utvärdering av bottenfärger för fritidsbåtar år 2000 &endash; 2001. Sjöfartsverket 2002.