Saturday Morning, March 25, 2017

Hubbs Hall, Rm 4500
scripps Institution of Oceanography

Marine Science Breakout Session

9:00 ‐ 10:30 Marine Science I (Chairman, Heechun Song, Scripps Institution of Oceanography)

  • Chau-Chang Wang, Professor, NSYSU
    “On the Development of CTD-Cable-Based Compact Deep-Tow Survey System and an Introduction of Dongsha Atoll Research Station”
  • Heechun Song, Research Scientist, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
    “Ocean Dynamics and Acoustic Variability in the East China Sea”
  • Linus Y.S. Chiu, Professor, NSYSU
    “Acoustic Propagation in South China Sea”
  • B. Greg Mitchell, Research Biologist, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego (Dongsha Atoll project)
    “Concepts for Research at Dongsha Atoll: from Coral Reef Ecology to Regional Oceanographic Forcing”
  • Yu-Huai Wang, Professor, NSYSU
    “The Westward Transport of Heat and Planktons by Internal Solitons in The Northern South China Sea”

10:30 ‐ 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 ‐ 12:30 Marine Science II (Chairman, Hsiu-Chin Lin, NSYSU)

  • Chih-Chuang Liaw, Professor, NSYSU
    “The Role of Metal Ions in the Biofunctional Natural Products”
  • Paul R. Jensen, Research Microbiologist, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
    “New Approaches to Marine Natural Product Discovery”
  • Dimitri Deheyn, Research Scientist, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
    “Light Production and Light Manipulation in Living Organisms: from Magical Displays Associated with Ecological Functions to Bioinspired Applications”
  • Hsiu-Chin Lin, Professor, NSYSU
    “Attachment and Detachment of Barnacles”
  • Mark Hildebrand, Research Scientist and Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
    “The Development of Diatoms for Biotechnological and Biofuels Applications”
  • Ralf Goericke, Research Scientist, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
    “Climate Change in the California Current System: CalCOFI & CCE-LTER Observations”