Institute of

Sea Fisheries




Herwigstraße 31

27572 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 94460 101

Fax: +49 471 94460 199

M.Sc. Miriam Püts

M.Sc. Miriam  Püts
Herwigstraße 31
27572 Bremerhaven
+49 471 94460 285
+49 471 94460 199

Research interests

  • Ecosystem modeling
  • Impacts of different management strategies on marine ecosystems
  • Marine spatial planning


  • Further development of an Ecospace model for the southern North Sea
  • Evaluation of spatially resolved management scenarios  

Educational background and employment

  • Since 2016: Scientist at the Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg
  • 2011-2014: Master of Science, Marine Ecosystem and Fisheries Science at the University of Hamburg. Master thesis: „Distribution of epibenthos in the German EEZ of the North Sea“
  • 2011-2013: Expeditions with different research vessels
  • 2007-2011: Bachelor of Science, Biology (Major) and Law (Minor) at the University of Bremen. Bachelor thesis: „ Metabolite level in the Antarctic eelpout Pachycara brachycephalum after short- and long-term temperature incubation”


  • Núñez-Riboni, I., Taylor, M.H., Kempf, A.J., Püts, A.K.M. & Mathis, M. (2019). Spatially resolved past and projected changes of the suitable thermal habitat of North Sea cod (Gadus morhua) under climate change. ICES Journal of Marine Science, doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsz132