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Details of Professor Charles Yarish   


Gender male
Job title Professor in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and a joint appoin
Department Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and a joint appointment in the Dept
University of Connecticut ( UCONN)
1084 Shennecossett Road 06340-6097 Groton CT
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 203-251-8432 / 1
Fax 203-251-8592
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Degree Ph.D.- Rutgers University (1976) M.A. - University of Texas (Austin)(1972) B.S. - Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (1970)
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Fisheries, Aquaculture , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities I am interested in the ecology, genetics and phytogeography of economically important marine macroalgae and marine angiosperms, including eutrophication, primary productivity, nutrient relationships, autecology, physiology, and biochemistry. I am particularly interested in the aquaculture of marine plants (ei.g. Gracilaria; Porphyra=nori; and Laminaria=kelp)and the development of new technologies for the nutrient removal from aquaculture systems (IMTA, nutrient bioextraction). I am a certified SCUBA diver (NAUI and PADI) with over 40 years of experience.
Research Region Atlantic Ocean and into the Pacific (eastern primarily)
Skills/Expertise Ecophysiology and Aquaculture of Seaweeds; Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture (IMTA) systems; and nutrient bioextraction
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Created: 1999-07-14 Last Updated: 2014-07-09 by Charles YARISH