M.Sc. (2010) in Biology, University of Oslo
B.Sc. (2008) in Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Areas of expertise and interest
I am a marine ecologist working mostly on wrasse. I’m interested in the population dynamics of wild stocks and have studied this using field investigations, mark-recapture studies and age reading (otoliths and scales).
- Population dynamics of wild wrasse populations along the Norwegian coast (led by Anne Berit Skiftesvik)
Halvorsen, K.T., T. Knutsen Sørdalen, T. Larsen, H.I. Browman, T. Rafoss, J. Albretson & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2020. Mind the depth: The vertical dimension of a small-scale fishery shapes selection on species, size and sex. Marine and Coastal Fisheries. In press.
Skiftesvik, A.B., K. Halvorsen & T. Larsen. 2019. Kunnskapsinnhenting Leppefisk – biologi og fiskeri 2013-2018. Rapport fra Havforskningen 2019-18. ISSN:1893-4536
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Olsen, E., K. Halvorsen, T. Larsen & A. Kuparinen. 2019. Potential for managing life history diversity in a commercially exploited intermediate predator, the goldsinny wrasse (Ctenolabrus rupestris). ICES Journal of Marine Science. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsy183
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Halvorsen, K.T., T. Larsen, T. K.Sørdalen, L.A. Vøllestad, H. Knutsen & E.M. Olsen. 2017. Impact of harvesting cleaner fish for salmonid aquaculture assessed from replicated coastal marine protected areas. Marine Biology Research 13: 359-369.
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