Lab News

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Steve’s Viva

Congratulations Steve Bourne for passing the PhD viva today! @CUCsoton & @M_Rius_ proud of you! Thanks so much to the examiners: internal - Orly Razgour (http://www.globalchangegenetics.org) and external - @kjfverhoeven. And the http://www.riuslab.com/people for...

Welcome Robyn

Robyn Samuel has started her PhD project entitled 'Autonomous monitoring of marine organisms using novel technologies'. This project aims to investigate how autonomous environmental DNA sampling can be used to improve the monitoring of important marine organisms. This...

Jamie in Sweden

Jamie in Sweden

During the summer of 2018 Jamie Hudson spent 3 months at the The Lovén Centre Tjärnö, Sweden as part of Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (KVA) funding under the supervision of Prof Kerstin Johannesson. Here he collected specimens of the ascidian Ciona intestinalis,...

Lab’s book chapter published

The lab has written a book chapter in a special series on Population Genomics! Marine Invasion Genomics: Revealing Ecological and Evolutionary Consequences of Biological Invasions

Luke’s coast-to-coast field trip

Luke Holman is currently in South Africa on an exchange program with the South African Environmental Observation Network and Nelson Mandela University. He is supervised in country by Dr. Shirley Parker-Nance, a benthic ecologist and taxonomist with an in-depth...