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Istanbul University, Institute of Marine Sciences and Management

Type Government
Muskile Sokak, 1
Tel +90-212-528 2539
Fax +90-212-526 8433
Website http://www.istanbul.edu.tr/english/inst_maritime.php
SeaDataNet-EDMO Record ID 802
Activities The institute was founded in 1982 and the fields it covers are marine biology, chemical oceanography, physical oceanography, marine geology and geophysics, coastal engineering, management of coastal areas, marine and coastal defence, and marine economics and policies. The institute carries out research projects on the seas surrounding Turkey and offers M.A. and doctorate programmes in the fields mentioned.
The institute pursues oceanographic field work on the Research vessel ARAR which is equipped with the necessary instruments. The chemistry, biology, sedimentology, distance sendetection and GIS laboratories affiliated to the institute carry out work on standard specimen production, data operating, and experiments.

Created: 2010-12-02 Last Updated: 2013-07-04

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