Ylva Olsen

PhD Boston University, Ms, BSc MSc Plym.

  • The University of Western Australia (M470), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • The University of Western Australia (M500), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 2078 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • Oceans
  • Environmental
  • Marine macrophyte ecology
  • Marine food webs and stable isotopes
  • Seagrass disease interactions
  • Seagrasses and climate change warming and ocean acidification

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seagrass Earth & Environmental Sciences
macroalgae Agriculture & Biology
nutrient enrichment Earth & Environmental Sciences
seaweed Earth & Environmental Sciences
warming Earth & Environmental Sciences
Seaweed Medicine & Life Sciences
eutrophication Agriculture & Biology
grazing Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 2078 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 28 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article
2 Citations (Scopus)

Cast adrift: Physiology and dispersal of benthic Sargassum spinuligerum in surface rafts

van Hees, D. H., Olsen, Y. S., Mattio, L., Ruiz-Montoya, L., Wernberg, T. & Kendrick, G. A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Limnology and Oceanography. 64, 2, p. 526-540 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Drivers of species richness and abundance of marine macrophytes on shallow tropical reefs of north-western Australia

Olsen, Y. S., Mattio, L., Perez, A. Z., Babcock, R. C., Thompson, D., Haywood, M. D. E., Keesing, J. & Kendrick, G. A., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Biogeography. 46, 1, p. 170-184 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Global Warming and Ocean Acidification: Effects on Australian Seagrass Ecosystems

Olsen, Y., Collier, C., Ow, Y. X. & Kendrick, G., 2018, Seagrasses of Australia : Structure, Ecology and Conservation. Larkum, A., Kendrick, G. & Ralph, P. (eds.). Netheralnds: Springer, p. 705-742

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)


Data from: Sensitivity and acclimation of three canopy-forming seaweeds to UVB radiation and warming

Xiao, X. (Creator), de Bettignies, T. (Creator), Olsen, Y. (Creator), Agustí, S. (Creator), Duarte Quesada, C. (Creator), Wernberg, T. (Creator), Dryad Digital Repository, 23 Dec 2015


Projects 2014 2017