Dr. Arjun Chennu

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Note, that I now lead a research group "Data Science and Technology" at the Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Research.

This page remains active while I continue collaborative projects at MPI as a guest scientist, but will not be updated.

Research Scientist

Microsensor Group

MPI for Marine Microbiology
Celsiusstr. 1
D-28359 Bremen




+49 421 2028-8320

Dr. Arjun Chennu

Research Interests

  • Underwater hyperspectral imaging and analysis
  • Habitat mapping and micro-landscapes
  • Benthic photosynthesis
  • Effect of macrofauna on microphytobenthos
  • Development of in-situ instruments & methods
  • Software tools for science
  • Machine learning & modeling
  • Scientific diving


The HyperSub system deployed at the Middle Island Sinkhole to study processes in an early Earth analog.
Phil Hartmeyer (NOAA)
HyperDiver used in mapping microbial mats in Middle Island Sinkhole
John Bright (NOAA)
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