The Agouron Institute, a non-profit research organization, was formed in 1978 as a vehicle by which new research frontiers and technologies in biology and chemistry could be investigated.
The International Society for Microbial Ecology (ISME) ISME is a non-profit association and is owner of the International Symposia on Microbial Ecology and also owner of The ISME Journal which is published by Nature Publishing Group (NPG). The ISME Office is based at the Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW) in Wageningen, The Netherlands.
International Society for Microbial Ecology
MarCy™ is a world-wide collaboration of researchers with a focus on standardizing and improving flow cytometry for microbes and phyoplankton in the marine environment. The consortium works on new technological solutions that are evaluated in field trials across the globe. The group aims at standard protocols for the use of this technology and develops software that facilitates the comparison of data from different surveys. The group promotes this work by making it’s designs and protocols available to the marine research community.
IMO is a center of excellence created in December 2013 with the aim of studying the physical, biogeochemical and ecological processes of the open sea, as well as the exploration of the deep and abyssal ocean.
The Institute was created through the Millennium Scientific Initiative of the Ministry of Economy, Economic Promotion and Tourism of Chile.
Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía
The Millennium Scientific Initiative is a governmental organization, dependant on the Ministry of Economy, Development and Tourism of Chile. Its main objective is to promote the development of scientific and technological research in Chile.
Iniciativa Científica Milenio
The University of Concepcion was founded in 1919. The University currently enrolls over 20,000 students in its undergraduate and graduate programs.
The Main Campus is located in the University District, in Concepcion.
Universidad de Concepción
The Faculty of Natural and Oceanographic Sciences of the University of Concepcion is comprised by the Departaments of Zoology, Botany and Oceanography.
Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas - Universidad de Concepción
The Departament of Oceanography is part of the Faculty of Natural and Oceanographic Sciences of the University of Concepcion, Chile.
Departamento de Oceanografía - Universidad de Concepción
The Graduate School of the University of Concepcion, is the entity responsible for the management, administration and coordination of the activities related to the training of graduate students at doctoral and master's level.
Dirección de Postgrado - Universidad de Concepción
The School of Biological Sciences is the academic entity responsible for the development of the biological sciences at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile