Research interests in our research group

The main research themes over last few years include:

    • Salmonid smolting
    • compensatory growth
    • use of fish farm effluent nutrients
    • anaesthesia in fish
    • stable isotopes as a tool for nutritional research in cultivated fishes 

Recent publications

Gerile, S. and Pirhonen, J. 2017. Aquaculture 479: 616-618.

Replacement of fishmeal with corn gluten meal in feeds for juvenile rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) does not affect oxygen consumption during forced swimming. .

Enyidi, U.D., Pirhonen, J., Kettunen, J. and Vielma, J. 2017. Fishes 2: 1

Effect of feed protein:lipid ratio on growth parameters of African catfish Clarias gariepinus after fish meal substitution in the diet with bambaranut (Voandzeia subterranea) meal and soybean (Glycine max) meal. 

Pirhonen J. and Rasi P. 2017. Journal of Biological Education 51: 215-227

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