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Otto Kinne (August 30, 1923 – March 3, 2015) was a German marine biologist. He was director of Germany's Biologische Anstalt Helgoland from 1962 to 1984. Since 1967 he has been a Professor at the University of Kiel. He established the Inter-Research Science Center (IRSC) in 1979 and is its Director, and the International Ecology Institute in 1984, of which he is the President. The IRSC publishes eight international journals of which Kinne is the founder, including Marine Ecology Progress Series and Climate Research . He established the Otto Kinne Foundation in 1992 to provide grants to ecologists in Russia and Eastern Europe. [1] [2]

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  1. Kas’yanov, Morya (2004). "On the 80th Birthday of Professor Otto Kinne" (PDF). Russian Journal of Marine Biology. 30 (1): 73. doi:10.1023/b:rumb.0000020574.34051.a0.[ dead link ]
  2. "Inter Research Announcement". Retrieved 4 April 2015.