Argentine Antarctic researcher visits Shanghai Ocean University
Doctor Maria Mercedes Santos from the Argentine Antarctic Institute attended an academic symposium on Aug 29 at the invitation of the Polar Research Center at Shanghai Ocean University.
Santos, vice president of the Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation Committee, delivered a report on the ecosystem program of the Argentine Antarctic Institute and exchanged ideas with researchers at the Laboratory for Sustainable Development of Oceanic Fisheries Resources of Shanghai Ocean University.
Santos' introduction gave teachers and students at Shanghai Ocean University a better understanding of the ocean preservation and monitoring work going on in Antarctica.
The two sides also agreed to cooperate in the future and discussed a number of possible scientific research projects.