Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research

The CIIMAR - Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research - is a research and advanced training institution of the University of Porto. Its mission is to develop high-quality research, promote technological development and support public policies in the area of Marine and Environmental Sciences.

News & Highlights


BYT-CIIMAR Calls are now open!

The Blue Young Talent (BTY) programme aims to provide a pre-graduation training for the best students of UP. Please click on this news to submit your application.


The Ocean Sampling Day (OSD), a Global Event for Sequencing the Oceans for Marine Microbial Diversity

CIIMAR is actively participating in this event with two OSD registered sites through the coordination of Sandra Ramos and Catarina Magalhães


1st International Marine Science Communication Conference

IMSCC 2014 will be helded at Hotel Ipanema Porto on September 8-9, 2014.

Highlighted Publication

CIIMAR developed the first database on HNS

This database contains information regarding the 120 largest spills around the world from 1947 to 2011.

Upcoming Events

21 Jul 2014

Advanced Course

Introductory statistics and programming with R for biological sciences II

This course will focus on fundamental statistical techniques and it is open to students and researchers. The course will be held at CIIMAR between 16 an 20 of June, 2014

Date: 2014-07-21 to 2014-07-25  ·  Location: CIIMAR
6 Jun 2014


Reflectir o processo de Extensão da Plataforma Continental Portuguesa

This conference will be held on June 6, Friday, at 14:30 in the Main Hall of the Faculty of Law of the University of Porto.

Date: 2014-06-06  ·  Location: FDUP

Ocean Forecast

Ocean forecast products for the NW Iberian Margin, as well as access to historical oceanographic data are currently available through the CIIMAR's Coastal & Ocean Dynamics Laboratory webpage

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