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Tomas O Höök

Forestry and Natural Resources 

  • Associate Professor of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences/IISG-Director
765.496.6799
765.496.2422
FORS Room 209
Forestry Building
195 Marsteller Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Dr. Tomas Höök's Lab

Dr. Höök is particularly interested in environmental questions at the interface between applied and basic ecology. To address such questions, he uses an adaptive research approach and employs a variety of research methods (e.g., field sampling, controlled experiments, statistical analysis, and simulation modeling). The focus of his research is fish and fisheries ecology in the Laurentian Great Lakes. He also studies lower trophic level organisms and both smaller freshwater and larger marine ecosystems.

Research Group - Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

Facilities - Aquatic Molecular Biology and Analytical Lab, Aquatic Ecology Research Lab, Fish Ecology Lab, Aquaculture Research Lab

Program - Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant (IISG)

Awards & Honors

(2017) Purdue Faculty Scholar. Purdue University.

Selected Publications

Goto, D., Roberts, J. J., Pothoven, S. A., Ludsin, S. A., Vanderploeg, H. A., Brandt, S. B., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Size-mediated control of perch–midge coupling in Lake Erie transient dead zones. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 100(12), 1587-1600. doi:10.1007/s10641-017-0683-1

Scavia, S., & H__k, T. (2014). Assessing and addressing the re-eutrophication of Lake Erie: Central Basin hypoxia. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 40, 226-246.

Zischke, M. T., Bunnell, D. B., Troy, C. D., Berglund, E. K., Caroffino, D. C., Ebener, M. P., . . . Hook, T. O. (2017). Asynchrony in the inter-annual recruitment of lake whitefish Coregonus clupeaformis in the Great Lakes region. JOURNAL OF GREAT LAKES RESEARCH, 43(2), 359-369. doi:10.1016/j.jglr.2017.01.007

Collingsworth, P. D., Bunnell, D. B., Murray, M. W., Kao, Y., Feiner, Z. S., Claramunt, R. M., . . . Ludsin, S. A. (2017). Climate change as a long-term stressor for the fisheries of the Laurentian Great Lakes of North America. REVIEWS IN FISH BIOLOGY AND FISHERIES, 27(2), 363-391. doi:10.1007/s11160-017-9480-3

Coulter, D. P., Bowen, G. J., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Influence of diet and ambient water on hydrogen and oxygen stable isotope ratios in fish tissue: patterns within and among tissues and relationships with growth rates. HYDROBIOLOGIA, 799(1), 111-121. doi:10.1007/s10750-017-3200-9

Feiner, Z. S., DeWoody, J., Breck, J. E., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Influences of multilocus heterozygosity on size during early life. ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION, 7(7), 2142-2154. doi:10.1002/ece3.2781

Almeida, L. Z., Guffey, S. C., Sepulveda, M. S., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Behavioral and physiological responses of yellow perch (Perca flavescens) to moderate hypoxia. COMPARATIVE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY A-MOLECULAR & INTEGRATIVE PHYSIOLOGY, 209, 47-55. doi:10.1016/j.cbpa.2017.04.009

Stein, S. R., Roswell, C. R., Pothoven, S. A., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Diets and growth of age-0 walleye in a recently recovered population. JOURNAL OF GREAT LAKES RESEARCH, 43(3), 100-107. doi:10.1016/j.jglr.2017.03.019

Pothoven, S. A., Madenjian, C. P., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Feeding ecology of the walleye (Percidae, Sander vitreus), a resurgent piscivore in Lake Huron (Laurentian Great Lakes) after shifts in the prey community. ECOLOGY OF FRESHWATER FISH, 26(4), 676-685. doi:10.1111/eff.12315

Almeida, L. Z., Guffey, S. C., Krieg, T. A., & Hook, T. O. (2017). Predators reject Yellow Perch egg skeins. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 146(1), 173-180. doi:10.1080/00028487.2016.1249294

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