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“Tony Tonina: Aletas en acción”: La propuesta del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía para difundir las Ciencias del Mar en los más pequeños

Basada e inspirada en la serie, el Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO), estrenará el próximo jueves 17 de agosto la obra de títeres “Tony Tonina: Aletas en Acción”. La cita es en la comuna de Penco.

Investigación del IMO logra publicación en prestigiosa revista científica

Se trata de la investigación titulada “Cryptic oxygen cycling in anoxic marine zones”, a cargo del director del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO); Dr. Osvaldo Ulloa, junto a la estudiante de Doctorado en Oceanografía y estudiante IMO, Montserrat Aldunate.

Estudiantes y profesionales del IMO se capacitan en Informática y Comunicación Efectiva

Desde este 2017, los estudiantes y profesionales del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía han recibido distintas capacitaciones. Las primeras, están vinculadas al mundo de la informática y de la Comunicación.

Estudiante IMO de Geofísica emprende fanpage con pronósticos del tiempo

Se trata del egresado de Geofísica UdeC, Daniel Veloso, quién además realizó su tesis junto a los profesores Aldo Montecinos y Óscar Pizarro; y fue acreedor de la Beca IMO para estudiantes de pregrado.

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía inaugura nueva sede en Concepción

El pasado viernes 4 de agosto, el Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO), realizó un acto formal para celebrar las nuevas oficinas ubicadas en calle Los Tilos 1134, en pleno corazón del Barrio Universitario de la ciudad de Concepción.

Ciclo críptico del oxígeno en las Zonas Marinas Anóxicas

Las Zonas de Mínimo Oxígeno (ZMOs) del océano Pacífico Nor y Sur Oriental Tropical (PNOT y PSOT respectivamente) y del Mar Arábigo están sujetas a bajas de oxígeno tan intensas que han sido re-definidas como Zonas Marinas Anóxicas (ZMAs; Ulloa et al., 2012).

Profesional del IMO gana Beca Chile para estudiar Microbiología en Dinamarca

La bióloga marina UdeC Belén Franco, también magister en Ciencias, mención Oceanografía y encargada de la Muestra Audiovisual Científica Itinernante (MACI) del área de Extensión del IMO, fue favorecida con la Beca Chile para estudiar en el extranjero.

Estudiantes del IMO organizan seminarios de investigación para fortalecer el trabajo colaborativo

Desde el primer semestre de este año 2017, los estudiantes de doctorado, magíster, pregrado, investigadores de postdoc y asociados del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO), se reúnen cada dos semanas para llevar a cabo los denominados seminarios de investigación.

Estudiante de pregrado del IMO recibe importantes reconocimientos en titulación de Biología Marina

Se trata de la estudiante Francisca Olivares, hoy bióloga marina de la Universidad de Concepción. Durante toda su carrera, Francisca se caracterizó por ser una alumna motivada y comprometida, esfuerzos que rindieron sus primeros frutos

Postdoc del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía participa en Congreso en España

Paulina Aguayo, postdoc del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO) se encuentra participando del 7th. Congress of European Microbiologists (7mo Congreso de Microbiólogos Europeos) realizado en Valencia, España.

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía maravilla a niños y niñas de Penco con muestra audiovisual

Se trata de la Muestra Audiovisual Científica Itinerante (MACI) que nuevamente encanta a grandes y chicos con su propuesta. Esta vez, el IMO y su área de Extensión llegaron a la comuna de Penco, específicamente a la Escuela Eduardo Campbell Saavedra

Juan Carlos Castilla cerró ciclo de charlas organizada por el Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO) y la Academia Chilena de Ciencias

“Miércoles en la Academia” es un ciclo de charlas que se desarrolló en Santiago, con el objetivo de difundir el denominado “Año de los Océanos 2017”. El IMO junto a la Academia Chilena de Ciencias llevó a cabo esta instancia

Estudiante secundario apoyado por el IMO gana Feria Antártica Escolar

El proyecto llamado “Nueva Amenaza en el Océano Austral: Estudio de Microplásticos en Zooplancton Antártico”, contó con la participación de estudiantes del Colegio de Puerto Varas junto al Colegio San Agustín, formando el equipo llamado “Impacto Antártico”.

Profesionales del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía participan en capacitación sobre gliders en Coquimbo

Nadín Ramírez y Darío Torres, ambos profesionales del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía participaron en una capacitación que se llevó a cabo en Coquimbo el 13 y 14 de junio. El objetivo, recibir el entrenamiento adecuado para la utilización de los gliders.

American private foundation supports new version of ECODIM course organized by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography

Between January 8 and 27 2018, it will be held the 10th version of the Ecology and Diversity of Marine Microorganisms course (ECODIM) at the Marine Biology Station of Universidad de Concepción in Dichato.

IMO y sus talleres impactan con las Ciencias del Mar en establecimientos de Coihueco

El Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO) y su área de Extensión visitó la comuna de Coihueco, con dos de sus actividades emblemáticas el pasado 31 de mayo y 1 de junio.

Polémico foro, divulgación científica e investigaciones: IMO concluye una exitosa participación en el Congreso de Ciencias del Mar 2017

Un nuevo Congreso de Ciencias del Mar organizado por la Sociedad Chilena de Ciencias del Mar tuvo lugar entre el 22 y el 26 de mayo pasado. La Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso fue la anfitriona en esta oportunidad.

IMO participates in fair "Wonders of the sea" held in Tirúa

The Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) traveled to Tirúa to disseminate the Marine Sciences within the framework of the group "Wonders of the sea". 2017 is the "Oceans Year" and the great challenge is to reach all Biobio communes.

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía en programa "Exploradores" de Canal 24 Horas

El programa, transmitido el miércoles 3 de mayo, tuvo la presencia del director del IMO, Osvaldo Ulloa. Se trataron temas como la investigación en el Océano Profundo, la acidificación del océano y la propuesta de Extensión del IMO, para difundir las Ciencias del Mar.

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía iniciará ciclo de charlas en la Academia Chilena de Ciencias

La invitación al público general para este ciclo 2017 es formulada por la Dra. María Teresa Ruiz, presidenta de la Academia Chilena de Ciencias y el Dr. Osvaldo Ulloa, director del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO).

Millennium Institute of Oceanography shows concern over possible iron fertilization project on the Chilean coast

On Monday, April 3, an article was published in El Mercurio entitled "Scientific experiment: Sowing the sea could help increase the amount of fish."

V CONGRESS ON PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY, METEOROLOGY AND CLIMATE OF THE EASTERN SOUTH PACIFIC

The V Congress on Physical Oceanography, Meteorology and Climate of the Eastern South Pacific, will be held on 6-10 November 2017 at the Main Campus of the University of Concepcion

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía launches second version of Virtual Aquarius "Sumérgete"

The proposal, which seeks to enchant students of primary, high school and general public, with the Sciences of the Sea, launched this week a new version with more interactive content on the curiosities of the Pacific Ocean.

IMO audiovisual show impresses students of San Pedro de la Paz with the curiosities of the ocean

Last March 22, San Pedro was the commune chosen to live the first Traveling Scientific Audiovisual Show (MACI) in 2017. The activity, organized by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography, continues to visit various establishments in the Biobío Region.

IMO student completes successful internship in France

The student of Masters in Sciences with Mention in Oceanography, of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO), Pamela Fierro; realice an internship in France from January 9 to February 10, 2017.

New postdoc comes from France to study physical ocean processes

Vera Oerder, physicist by profession, is the new postdoc of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO). From France, Vera studied at Pierre et Marie Curie University.

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía holds successful annual meeting in Salto de Laja

Between January 26 and 28, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography held its traditional annual meeting; An instance that seeks to publicize the work done by the different actors of the center.

Innovative Molecular Kitchen Workshop seeks to delight students with science

Workshop "Molecular Cooking for the classroom: teachers to the kitchen", is an initiative organized by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO), in collaboration with Par Explora Biobío and carried out by Imagina Ciencia y Fundación Ciencia y Vida.

IMO researchers attend important symposium in India

Between 2 and 5 December, the director of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography; Dr. Osvaldo Ulloa, along with the doctoral student of the IMO; Montserrat Aldunate, participated in the Symposium "Response of the microbial community to the deoxygenation of the ocean" held in Goa, India.

Representatives of IMO participate in Mexico in Workshop on measurements of chemistry of the carbonate system in the framework of the LAOCA Network

Between December 3 and 11, a workshop named "Technical Workshop on Carbonate System Measurements" was developed in Ensenada, Mexico within the framework of the Latin American Ocean Acidification Network (LAOCA).

Students from San Nicolas visit Dichato with IMO sea workshops

As part of the completion of school activities in 2016, a delegation of 50 students from the Sergio Martín Álamos School in San Nicolas visited the Marine Biology Station located in Dichato.

IMO surprises with the curiosities of the sea to students of the Colegio Madres Domínicas de Concepción

On November 29, the students of fourth level of the Colegio Carmela Romero de Espinosa of Concepción Madres Domínicas, visited the Station of Marine Biology of the Universidad de Concepción in an activity that sought to link them to the Sciences of the Sea.

IMO and its audiovisual show travel to Yungay to enchant with the Sciences of the Sea

Yungay was the last destination of the Scientific Audiovisual Itinerant Exhibition (MACI) in 2016. The proposal organized by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography and supported by PAR Explora Biobío, visited the commune.

IMO young scientists participate in encounter "Jóvenes Consciencia"

On November 24 and 25, 150 students from the different research centers of the Millennium Initiative, met in Concón for the second year at the "Encuentro de Jóvenes Consciencia".

IMO participates in CIMAR 21 Expedition results workshop

On 22 November, an evaluation meeting on the CIMAR 21 Expedition took place in Valparaíso, which took place between October 12 and November 5, 2015.

IMO impresses with curiosities of the sea in Scientific Conference of Llico

With the objetive of bringing science to the students of Llico, province of Arauco, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) participated on Tuesday, November 22.

IMO members meet with scientists at CATA Astrophysics Center

On November 25, Osvaldo Ulloa; Director of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO), Atilio Morgado; Executive Director and Víctor Villagrán; Director of Transfer and Technological Development, visited the Center for Astrophysics and Related Technologies (CATA) at the Universidad de Chile.

IMO disseminates the Sciences of the Sea in Congress of the Future for Young People

With the objetive of encouraging basic and high school students with the sciences, was realized between the 17 and 18 of last November, "Futuristas"; the first Congress of the Future for Youth in dependencies of the ex National Congress of Santiago.

The winners of “Sumérgete a Explorar” met the Marine Biology Station of the Universidad de Concepción

The winners schools of the four challenges of this contest , went to Dichato to live a day where they learned about Sea Sciences.

IMO uses submarine gliders in expedition carried out in the coast of Valparaiso

Among the instruments that are revolutionizing Oceanography worldwide are underwater gliders. The Millennium Institute of Oceanography is already using this technology.

IMO audiovisual show surprises secondary students of Quillón

Always aiming to spread the science of the sea, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography visited the Liceo Polivalente Luis Cruz Martínez of Quillón.

Millenium Institute of Oceanography Bulletin N°2

Millenium Institute of Oceanography Bulletin N°2

IMO attends to the Science Fair organized by Scuola Italian of Concepción

On October 20, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) participated in the first version of the Science Diffusion Fair and Environmental in charge of the Scuola Italiana of Concepción.

IMO participated in the Fair of Sciences of Instituto de Humanidades

With the objective to diffuse the Marine Sciences, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography joined to the celebration of the Science month, this time participating in the fair prepared by the Instituto de Humanidades of Concepción.

Coihueco students visit Marine Biology Station of the UdeC

The activity was done on October 13, wich began with an introductory talk about global ocean: its immensity, depth and biogeography

MOPEX Expedition from the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) reaches measurements and samples at 5,000 meters deep in the trench against Chile

The project "First steps for uncovering the unknown of the Deep Ocean in the Eastern South Pacific: linking features habitats and biological communities" awarded CONICYT contest.

Millennium Institute of Oceanography travels to Curanilahue for spread marine science

In the context of the National Week of Science and Technology, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) participated in the celebration of the Science Day.

IMO participates in the "Science Day" developed at the Universidad de Concepción

Last Sunday October 2, the “Family Science Day” was celebrated. Children, parents and general public participated in the "Science Day".

Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show arrive to Mulchén

A new version of the Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show (MACI), developed by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography in collaboration with PAR Explora Biobío, took place in Mulchén.

IMO participates in Tara Pacific Seminary

The Millennium Institute of Oceanography represented by its director Osvaldo Ulloa and the postdoc Alejandro Murillo participated in the Seminary called Tara Expedition Pacific

Universidad de Concepción and Explora CONICYT launched a new cartoon series for children “La Receta Científica de Tony Tonina”

With more than 100 children from different schools of Concepción, and local authorities was held , the release of "La Receta Científica de Tony Tonina", last August 9.

Millennium Institute of Oceanography participates in Science Camp ChileVA! Tomé 2016

In context of Science Camp ChileVA! Tomé 2016, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) together with the Millennium Nucleus MUSELS presented about ocean acidification

The National Sciences Award 2015 Mario Hamuy visit Concepción

"A tour to an expanding Universe" was the talk given by Mario Hamuy which was held in the Auditorium Salvador Gálvez of the Universidad de Concepción.

IMO participated in "16th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, ISME 2016" in Canada

Between 21 and 26 August the "16th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, ISME 2016" in Montreal, Canada was performed.

IMO’s Audiovisual shows in Talcahuano

On 19 and 23 August, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography in collaboration with PAR Explora Biobío visited Talcahuano

IMO brings MACI to Coihueco

On August 25, Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show (MACI) Millennium Institute of Oceanography returns to Coihueco

IMO and MUSELS perform scientific activity for students of San Carlos

On Monday August 22, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography and the Millennium Nucleus MUSELS conducted an outreach activity for Liceo Politécnico Ignacio Carrera Pinto from San Carlos.

Applications to Graduate Program in Oceanography

Applications open programs PhD in Oceanography at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile until 23 September 2016.

Millenium Institute of Oceanography Bulletin N°1

Millenium Institute of Oceanography Bulletin N°1

Applications to Graduate Program in Oceanography

Applications open programs Magister and PhD in Oceanography at the University of Concepción until 30 September 2016.

IMO brought Oceanography to the Science Camp Chile Va! in Pinto

Under the new version of Science Camp Chile Va! 2016, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography participated in the instance, which was developed last August 10.

Millennium Institute of Oceanography and Millennium Nucleus MUSELS spread marine science in San Carlos

On August 3, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography with the Millennium Nucleus MUSELS visited the Liceo Politécnico Ignacio Carrera Pinto of San Carlos.

Postdoctoral positions in Oceanography at IMO

IMO and PAR Explora Biobio contest "Sumérgete a explorar" already has its first winners

The Millennium Institute of Oceanography with PAR Explora Biobío launched earlier this year the "Sumérgete a explorar" competition.

Oceanographic Bulletin N° 8

The eighth issue of the Bulletin Oceanographic

Undergraduate scholarship (2nd. Semester)

Call for undergraduate scholarship are open. Check here!

IMO researcher travels to France to study important species of phytoplankton

Between 3 and 8 July, Peter von Dassow, associate research at the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO), visit Roscoff, France.

MACI diffuses curiosities of the ocean in the commune of Quillón

On 29 June, Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show arrived to Quillón. About 150 children were able to live MACI experience organized by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography and in collaboration with PAR Explora Biobío.

IMO participated in scientific workshop of ANTARES Network

Between 11 and 18 June 2016, a scientific Workshop of the ANTARES Network (www.antares.ws) was held in Mar del Plata, Argentina.

Traveling around Biobío Region: MACI arrives to Coihueco

About 300 students from different schools of Coihueco, enjoyed Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show, which was successfully held on 14 June.

MACI took the stunning ocean depths to students of Cabrero

Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show took place during Thursday June 16, at Alto Cabrero School and was attended by 200 children from different establishments of Cabrero, where they could learn more about the organisms living in the ocean.

World Oceans Day was celebrated in “Plaza Tribunales”

Because of the celebration of World Oceans Day, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography joined the activities organized by the Research Centers of Marine Sciences of Universidad de Concepción.

"Biodiversity in the marine environment" at Mozart Schule School

In the context of "IMO at school", the Millennium Institute of Oceanography visited the Mozart School of Concepcion on 6 June. On the occasion, the monitors led the talk entitled "Biodiversity in the Marine Environment".

IMO and INCAR went to Concepción School with Outreach activities to the littlest ones

On the occasion of the Marine Sciences bring the school community, it is that the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) with the Interdisciplinary Center for Aquaculture Research (INCAR) visited last Thursday 2 June, Concepción School, from San Pedro.

A successful MACI was held in San José School, from San Carlos

On Tuesday May 31, the Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show (MACI) went to the San José School of San Carlos. The event was organized by Millennium Institute of Oceanography and PAR Explora Biobío.

IMO participated in the Heritage Day, celebrated in UdeC

On May 29 on the celebration of the Heritage Day, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography participated in an open sign for the whole community in the Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas at the Universidad de Concepción.

Rubén Escribano gave a lecture entitled "A tour through the deep ocean " to the general community

In the context of the series of talks "Chile more sea than land", on the occasion of the celebration of the Month of the Sea, the IMO deputy director presented the talk entitled "A tour through the deep ocean".

Officially begins IMOs journey to conquer the depths of the Pacific Ocean

A success was the opening of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) ceremony held in facilities of the Art Gallery (Pinacoteca) of the University of Concepcion, on 23 May.

Celebrating “Month of the Sea” in Talcahuano: IMO leads talks in two Schools

In order to celebrate the Month of the Sea, educating in an entertaining and dynamic way students, two talks were performed on 12 May in Escuela Cruz del Sur and Liceo Talcahuano A-21.

Celebrating the Month of the Sea: IMO and COPAS worked together with primary students in Dichato

On Thursday 19 May, they workshops linked to the Marine Sciences and organized by COPAS Sur Austral and the Millennium Institute of Oceanography were made.

MACI from IMO starts trip by Chile: MACI was performed in Valparaíso

Itinerant Scientific Audiovisual Show by Institute Millennium of Oceanography reached the fifth region, where professionals related to the area were trained.

IMO researcher Víctor Aguilera participates in 4th International Symposium on the Ocean in High CO2 World

In the context of 4th International Symposium on the Ocean in High CO2 World developed in Australia, between 4 and 6 May, the researcher Víctor Aguilera IMO presented the results of Fondecyt 11130495.

Oceanographic Bulletin N° 7

The seventh issue of the Bulletin Oceanographic

IMO launches the contest “Sumérgete a Explorar"

The Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) and the PAR Explora Biobio officially launched the "Sumérgete a Explorar"

Talk by IMO “Microbial world” was held in San Juan Bautista High School of Hualqui

On Thursday April 28, the Millennium Institute of Oceanography and the activity called "IMO at school" arrived at San Juan Bautista High School of Hualqui.

IMO supports new students with scholarship program

The Millennium Institute of Oceanography supports thesis projects with a scholarship program. This time, 7 master students and 5 undergraduate students will be supported by IMO for to develop their research.

IMO Researcher and her team of school students worked in projects wich were distinguished at national level

Four young students from Salesiano School in Concepción achieved important places in scientific research competititons; supported by the IMO researcher Pamela Hidalgo and her group of students.

Fulbright scholarship student is linked to the Millennium Institute of Oceanography

The Undergraduate student from MIT / WHOI Joined the Program in IMO, Mara Freilich (23 years old), arrives in Chile to work with the researcher Pablo Marquet since March.

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 6

Sixth issue of the Bulletin Oceanographic DGEO - IMO.

New French student performs internship at IMO

The student is working in the laboratory of Peter von Dassow in Santiago, doing an internship that remain in Chile until July this year

Successful IMO postdoctoral workshop was conducted in Concepción

On Thursday 17 and Friday 18 of March, was held the first post-doctoral annual workshop of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography.

French exchange student arrives at IMO

The magister student Laura Galezowski of the Pierre and Marie Curie School of Paris, is since January working in the laboratory researcher Peter von Dassow in Santiago.

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 5

Fifth issue of the Bulletin Oceanographic DGEO - IMO.

Impact of Climate Change in the Pacific Ocean was one of the emphases of Lowphox I

Aboard the Cruise Cape Horn, 26 researchers of the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) analyzed the oxygen minimum zone and the influence of climate change in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Iquique.

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 4

Fourth issue of the Bulletin Oceanographic DGEO - IMO.

Mini Symposium ECODIM 2016 "Exploring the deepest and most mysterious regions of the ocean"

Five international experts presented the latest research on the deep ocean

Ecology and Diversity of Marine Microorganisms ECODIM IX

ECODIM 2016 will be held at the Marine Biological Station of the Department of the University of Concepcion, in Dichato Chile, on 11-30 January 2015.

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 3

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 3

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 2

December 9, 2015

Investigador IMO es nombrado integrante del Comité Ejecutivo del International Ocean Carbon Coordination Project (IOCCP)

ECODIM obtiene Premio Anual de Innovación en Educación Científica 2015

Las distinciones las otorga anualmente la Fundación Ciencia Joven y UNESCO

Colegio los Acacios de Concepción participa en última jornada MACI 2015

945 alumnos de primero básico a cuarto medio tuvieron la oportunidad de aprender un poco más de las Ciencias del Mar a través de un día con actividades lúdicas y entretenidas, enfocadas en conocer más del océano y el trabajo de los científicos nacionales.

Primera Expedición del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía investigará aguas más ácidas y sin oxígeno del norte de Chile en medio de El Niño Godzilla

El Crucero zarpó desde el Puerto de Valparaiso en la tarde del viernes 20 de noviembre de 2015.

Oceanographic Bulletin Nº 1

November 6, 2015

Proyectos escolares apoyados por IMO destacan a nivel nacional

Alumnos pertenecientes al Colegio Salesiano, liderados por la docente Tamara Luna, fueron galardonados en distintos certámenes nacionales con proyectos relacionados a la investigación experimental con microorganismos. Trabajos que contaron con la colaboración de la Dra. Pamela Hidalgo y su equipo.

Estudiante de postgrado IMO descubre 8 especies de parásitos

Luis Ñacari, estudiante de Magister en Ecología Sistemas Acuáticos en la Universidad de Antofagasta, realiza el primer trabajo científico referido a parásitos monogeneos del mar profundo en Chile.

ECODIM finalista en Premio Anual Innovación Educación Científica

The course Ecology and Diversity of Marine Microorganisms has been selected as a finalist for the awards granted by Fundación Ciencia Joven and UNESCO. ECODIM is organized by IMO as part of the activities of the Austral Summer Institute of the University of Concepcion

10th Session of the CLIVAR Pacific Panel

The 10th Session of the CLIVAR Pacific Panel was held in Santiago, hosted by the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO)

IMO Director participates as an instructor at the 2nd African Research Discovery Camp

The 2nd African Research Discovery Camp on “Microbial and Geochemical Oceanography in Upwelling Ecosystems was held in May 2015

IMO Post Doctoral Researchers are awarded Fondecyt projects

Deborah Steele, Anthohy Bertagnolli and Ramiro Riquelme-Bugueño were awarded Fondecyt projects to continue their research at IMO

Postdoctoral positions at the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO), University of Concepcion, Chile

Deadline for application: November 30, 2015.

Entusiastas alumnos de San Fabián reciben MACI en su comuna

La comuna de San Fabián de Alico, a más de 160 km del mar, recibió en las dependencias del Liceo Jorge Alessandri Rodríguez al equipo de difusión IMO encargados de la Muestra Audiovisual Científica Itinerante (MACI).

MACI acerca el mar a los jóvenes en Penco

Estudiantes del colegio El Refugio de la comuna de Penco recibieron la Muestra Audiovisual Científica Itinerante (MACI) en marco del mes de la ciencia.

Montserrat Aldunate realiza pasantía en la Universidad de Princeton

The internship was carried out as part of her activities as a PhD Student of the Graduate Program in Oceanography of the University of Concepcion

IMO participa en múltiples actividades por motivo de la Semana de la Ciencia

Campamentos y ferias científicas, casa abierta y visitas educativas son algunas de las actividades desarrolladas por el Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía durante la semana de la Ciencia 2015 en diversas ciudades del país.

IMO realiza su primer seminario de Divulgación Científica en Concepción

Con destacados exponentes extranjeros y regionales, se llevó a cabo el primer seminario de esta índole organizado por el Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO).

Se lanza proyectos MACI y Sumérgete a la comunidad escolar

Posterior al trabajo realizado durante el año 2015 el pasado martes 13 de octubre se lanzó los proyectos de proyección al medio externo del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía, realizados gracias al apoyo de la Iniciativa Científica Mileno.

Con lanzamiento del Libro “Chile es Mar. Guía para aprender, conservar y cuidar nuestro océano”, finalizó Campamento Científico Nuestro Océano 2015

Con una ceremonia en el Regimiento Maipo de Playa Ancha, ciudad de Valparaíso, finalizó el Campamento Científico Nuestro Océano 2015, enmarcado en el Acuerdo de Cooperación Ambiental Chile – Estados Unidos.

Heraldo Muñoz, Ministro de Relaciones Exteriores, da inicio al Campamento Científico Nuestro Océano 2015

Heraldo Muñoz, Ministro de Relaciones Exteriores, encabezó la actividad inaugural del Campamento Científico Nuestro Océano. La iniciativa, enmarcada en el Acuerdo de Cooperación Ambiental Chile – Estados Unidos, se realiza desde hoy, domingo 4, al martes 6 de octubre en la Región de Valparaíso.

Students of Coliumo participated in Coastal Cleanup Day 2015

Six countries participate in this scientific project that brings science and young students together and creates awareness on the importance of the environment. Chile and Perú are the only countries in South America that participate in this initiative.

El Mercurio informa hallazgos de investigadores IMO en Crucero FIP

Edición impresa de El Mercurio en su sección Vida Ciencia y Tecnología presenta importantes descubrimientos realizados por investigadores del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía durante el Crucero FIP de Montes Submarinos

Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía fomenta el desarrollo tecnológico científico en el país

Con la incorporación del Sr. Víctor Villagrán en la Dirección de Desarrollo y Transferencia Tecnológica, el Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO) busca incentivar la innovación tecnológica orientada al quehacer científico en el área oceanográfica.

Pablo Rosenblatt receives international prize for the documental series "The Strength of the Sea"

Pablo Rosenblatt, Director of Outreach of IMO, receives a special prize for his documentary "The Strength of the Sea" at the Scientific Documentary Festival held in Paros, Greece

Escuela municipal de Penco participa en jornada de la Muestra Audiovisual Científica Itinerante

La escuela básica La Greda F-582 recibió en su establecimiento a los monitores del Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía (IMO) en la quinta jornada de la Muestra Audiovisual Científica Itinerante (MACI).

Pablo Rosenblatt receives an important recognition at the VII Prix Jeanesse Event in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Pablo Rosenblatt, Director of Outreach, received and important distinction at the VII Prix Jeanesse Event, held in Sao Paulo in Brasil.

IMO participó en el seminario de Ciencias Integradas

El Departamento de Extensión del IMO estuvo presente en la VIII versión del Salón Internacional de la Educación, organizado por Praxedis Eventos y la co-organización de EduGlobal, contando con el patrocinio del Ministerio de Educación, Fundación Chile y Plan Maestro.

Montserrat Aldunate participates in the course "Aquatic stable isotope ecology: theory & practice"

The course was held at the University of Antofagasta on 21-26 July 2015.

IMO researcher attends the Gordon Research Conference

Osvaldo Ulloa was an invited speaker for the Gordon Research Conference 'Applied & Enviromental Microbiology' held in Boston, United States on 13-17 July 2015.

Call for scholarship support for participation in international conferences - Graduate Students associated with the IMO

These scholarships are aimed at graduate students associated with the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO). Application deadline: August 15, 2015 (13:00).

Alejandro Murillo attends an international course in France

Alejandro Murillo, postdoc IMO, was one of the 18 participants of the 11th Summer Course 'Marine Ecological & Evolutionary Genomics' held in France.

Undergraduate scholarships in Oceanography II Semester 2015

Deadline for Applications: July 20, 2015.

Se realiza taller referente al sistema de carbonato en el océano

El Instituto Milenio de Oceanografía en conjunto con el Núcleo Milenio MUSELS dictaron un mini taller teórico-práctico para estudiantes de pregrado y postgrado de los programas en Oceanografía y Ciencias Ambientales de la UdeC.

IMO dicta charla sobre cuidado del océano en colegio de Penco

Bárbara Léniz, subdirectora de extensión del IMO, dictó una charla a alumnos de sexto básico del colegio El Refugio de la comuna de Penco. Iniciativa enmarcada dentro de las actividades del Mes del Medio Ambiente

IMO participa en la I Feria Investiga + Comparte UdeC

The Millennium Institute of Oceanograpy was one of the 9 centers from the University of Concepcion, that participate in the first exhibition organized by the Graduate School and the Doctoral Network Redoc.

IMO and TVN present "Science in TVN"

Sven Thatje lectures on the Deep Ocean

The Conference took place on June 3, 2015 at the Main Campus of the University of Concepcion.

Director of Research participates in RedPop Conference

Undergraduate students receive IMO scholarships

4 scholarships for undergraduate students were awarded during the first semester of 2015

Destacada participación en Simposio sobre El Mar Abierto en Chile, en el XXXV Congreso de Ciencias del Mar

The XXXV Congress of Marine Sciences was held in Coquimbo, Chile, in May 2015.

Lecture on microorganisms motivates young students in Penco

IMO participates in the activities of the "Month of the Sea" at CICAT

Workshop on Mesoscale Processes

The Workshop was held at the Main Campus of the University of Concepcion

Valentina Valdés visits the Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography in Marseille, France

Valentina Valdés is a PhD Student in Oceanography of the Graduate Program in Oceanography of the University of Concepcion, Chile.

Investigador José Riascos dicta charla en la UdeC

Graduate students present their projects

Dr. Pierre-Amael Auger opens cycle of postdoctoral lectures

New post doctoral fellows meet at UdeC

IV Congreso de Oceanografía Física, Meteorología y Clima

El IV Congreso de Oceanografía Física, Meteorología y Clima, se realizará en Valparaíso en noviembre de 2015

Fellowships for undergraduate students in Oceanography

Deadline for applications: April 15, 2015.

IMO welcomes its new post docs

The new post docs come from France, United Kingdom, United States, Spain and Chile

First course on Flow Cytometry

The first Advanced Course on Flow Cytometry was held at the Marine Station of the University of Concepcion, in Dichato.

Scientific Day Camp - ChileVA!

On January 7, another day of Oceanography was developed in the second version of the Science Camp ChileVA! This time it was held at the Marine Biological Station of the University of Concepcion in Dichato.

Successful Science Day Camp ChileVA! held in Dichato

The Scientific Camp was held on January 7, 2015 at the Marine Biological Station of the Department of Oceanography of the University of Concepción, in Dichato.

An organism of the deep sea is found in shallow waters off Concepcion, Chile

Bárbara Jacob attended COP 20 held in Lima, Peru

El Dr. Rubén Escribano participa en COP 20

Sex on the beach, but not in the open ocean

Desde esta semana se encuentra disponible en línea el artículo publicado por el equipo liderado por el Dr. Peter Von Dassow, investigador asociado del IMO y docente de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Dr. Juan Carlos Castilla participates in the inauguration of the Scientific Camp ChileVa!

Paula Ruz travels to Spain for an internship at the Spanish Institute of Oceanography

Belen Franco travels to Brasil for an internship at the University of Sao Paulo

Ocean Acidification: The new threat for marine ecosystems

International Course "Procesos de Mezcla en el Océano" - January 2015

IMO implements a microcosm/mesocosm for the manipulation of pH/CO2

Associate researcher at IMO is awarded a FONDEQUIP Project for the adquisition of a MOCNESS Net

Dr. Rubén Escribano is appointed as a member of the Scientific Steering Committee of IMBER

Researcher from the Peruvian Geophysical Institute visits IMO

Latin American Workshop on Ocean Acidification - LAOCA 2014 -

Graduate Fellowships in Oceanography

Undergraduate Fellowships in Oceanography

IMO researchers attended the IMBER Open Science Conference

Explorig the unknown world of the Oxygen Minium Zone of the North Pacific

Dr. Cristian Vargas integrates the Advisory Group on Climate Change of Subpesca

IMO researchers participate at the Congreso de Ciencias del Mar held in Osorno

"El Niño" projections in fisheries and acquaculture for 2014

The Chilean Pacific Ocean: The advantages of the largest natural laboratory in the world

The Millennium Institute of Oceanography visits 'Voices of Science' at Radio Universidad de Concepcion

Oceanographic science makes its debut on the radio

III Congreso del Futuro

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