CCMAR | Centro de Ciências do Mar
  • Oceanos mais ácidos provocam perda de olfacto nos peixes
    Uma equipa de investigadores, que integra membros do CCMAR, acaba de publicar um estudo onde se conclui que os peixes estão a perder capacidade olfactiva devido à acidificação dos oceanos.
  • ATT: Ecopath with Ecosim Courses
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sardinha europeia (credits: Jose Antonio Martinez)
Bruno Louro, Gianluca De Moro and Adelino Canário decoded the sardine genome and made it available on the Internet for free use.
A new organization will bring together CCMAR and 5 other leading partners in the Portuguese algal biotechnology sector.
Raquel Gaião Silva, estudante de Mestrado da UAlg, acaba de ser distinguida com o Prémio Jovens Investigadores 2018, como resultado da sua participação no projeto do Centro de Ciências do Mar: Marine Forests.

Next Events

During this seminar, Shirley Ellis will talk about how to master simplicity and clarity in scientific writing and attendees will learn the importance of planning to ensure good narrative flow.
Effective scientific writing is a two-day programme designed to help young researchers write papers, PhD theses, conference abstracts and reports.
Ecopath with Ecosim (EwE) is a free ecosystem modelling software suite widely used in marine ecology. EwE includes three main components: Ecopath – a static, mass-balanced snapshot of the system;...
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CCMAR is, during these days, in Galway (Ireland) promoting a Workshop about user communities engagement. This workshop is part of the work package that CCMAR leads in the Assemble Plus project.
Lucas Martinez Ramirez is joining the Minouw Project team during next months. Welcome Lucas!
Maria Scheel has just finished her MSc Degree and is going to work at the Biogeographical Ecology and Evolution Group. Welcome Maria!


Application open from
October 22, 2018 to November 7, 2018
Application open from
October 8, 2018 to October 22, 2018


by C. Fazenda; G. Martins; P.J. Gavaia; M.L. Cancela; N. Conceição
by V.P. Roberto; G. Martins; A. Pereira; S. Rodrigues; A. Grenha; W. Pinto; M.L. Cancela; J. Dias; P.J. Gavaia
by R. Rodríguez-Solana; J.Dias Carlier; M.Clara Costa; A. Romano