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Marine Scotland Science Exchange

Luke Holman is visiting the Marine Scotland Science in Aberdeen for an 8-week placement. During this time Luke will work with Dr Iveta Matejusova on exploring the implementation of DNA based monitoring in monitoring programs for non-native marine species across...

H2020 project funded

H2020 project funded

The H2020-LC-CLA-2018-2019-2020 grant entitled ‘Climate Change and Future Marine Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity‘ has been funded!  

Marc Rius research stay at SERC

Marc Rius research stay at SERC

Marc Rius spent time this summer at the @SmithsonianEnv working with @SERCinvasions. An inspiring place to think about current and future #MarineBioinvasions projects  

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 ( and external - @kjfverhoeven. And the 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...