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09/09/2016
CALL FOR GRANTS

The Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza (IAMZ) announces 5 grants for Spanish and Latin American exemption of 50% of the amount of the entry fees to the Master in "Integrated planning for rural development and environmental management" (26th edition)

06/09/2016
DEFENSE OF DOCTORAL THESIS

Next Wednesday, September 7 will take place the defense of the thesis "Caracterización Hidrogeológica de los Acuíferos de Aspe y de la Horna (Aspe, Alicante)" defended by Ernesto García Sánchez
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 10:30 h

Boardroom of the Faculty of Sciences

08/06/2016
Prize Jaume I to Francis Mojica

Juan Francisco Martínez Mojica, researcher of the IMEM, has been awarded with the prize Jaume I by his path and findings in the CRISPR system .

30/05/2016
CONFERENCE INVITED

"Connectivity among populations: the never ending story", by Dr. Michael Kingsford.
Dr. Kingsford is a Distinguished Professor at the College of Marine and Environmental Sciences at James Cook University (JCU), Australia. The College is a recognized world leader in tropical marine science, aquaculture, ecology, environmental sciences, fisheries, planning, plant sciences and zoology.
His lecture will focus on the importance of connectivity between marine populations.

Place: "Sala de Juntas" of the Faculty of Sciences. Monday, June 6, 12:00 h.

28/04/2016
V DAYS OF INVESTIGATION OF THE INSTITUTE IMEM RAMON MARGALEF: InvestIMEM 5.0

We are pleased to announce a new edition of the Days of diffusion of the institute InvestIMEM 5.0 that will take place next Tuesday 10 May. There will be two blocks of presentations in the morning and a block in the afternoon.

The scientific program is attached, and we expect result you interesting to know the news in the research activities of the MIES, the lines of investigation that develop and interact in an amicable environment and distended with mates, professors and researchers. Even though, will exhibit posters of works of investigation realised by members of the MIES.

Free entrance

Place of the Days: Room of Boards of the Faculty of Sciences.

01/02/2016
COURSE ECOLOGICAL AGRICULTURE IN URBAN ORCHARDS

Taught Course from May 9 to 18  in the SSTT greenhouse of the University of Alicante. For more information visits the page of "Courses".

New!: The course will begin on May 10 

20/01/2016
The scientific community posits to the Nobel to the System CRISPR, based in the work of a researcher of the IMEM

The magazine Science has published an article in the consider to the System CRISPR, discovered by the microbiólogo of the IMEM, Juan Francisco Martínez Mojica, like the Scientific Advance of 2015. According to the prestigious publication, the international scientific community posits the finding and to his multiple applications to the Nobel prize.

15/12/2015
I Ecuadorian Congress of Restoration of the Landscape

Researchers of the IMEM will collaborate in the I Ecuadorian Congress of Restoration of the Landscape CERP2016, together with the Technical University Particular of Loja, the Consortium for the Sustainable Development of the Ecorregión Andean and the Ministry of the Environment of Ecuador. The congress will take place in Loja, of the 5 to 9 April 2016.

02/12/2015
Project in the process of consolidation of the UA with the Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo (Ecuador)

Agreement, in preparation, of scientific collaboration through the Institute and the Department of ecology of the University of Alicante with the Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo (Ecuador).

18/09/2015
First study of seismic risk for the major cities of Haiti

Sergio Molina, researcher of the Institute, along with members of the research group of the au "Sismologia-riesgo seismic and processing of the signal in natural phenomena" and in cooperation with several Spanish universities and institutions in Haiti, has completed and published the first study of seismic risk for the major cities of Haiti (Port-au-Prince and Cap-Haïtien).

27/07/2015
VI COURSE PRACTICAL MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR TECHNIQUES APPLIED TO ENVIRONMENT

NEW DATES. October 26 to November 6. You can register until September 25. Click here to see all the information about the course

29/06/2015
A researcher of the Institute begins the first global study of Parkinson's disease with human retinas

U.S. scientists involved in this project funded by the Michael J. Fox Foundation

05/06/2015
Traduciendo ...

Our researchers attend the V Spring Symposium on Forest Ecophysiology, in Isaba (Navarra), day 20 to May 22, 2015.

03/06/2015
A researcher of the MIES inspired the Princess of Asturias Award

The government knocked down in 2008, the project that inspired the Princess of Asturias prize in Dr. Francisco J. Martinez Mojica, researcher of MIES. Dr. Martinez Mojica was the first person that was fixed in some genetic fragments present in bacteria, important in its use in the human immune system.

The Government knocked out in 2008 the project that inspired the Princess of Asturias Award

The Government knocked out in 2008 the project that inspired the Princess of Asturias Award

The Government knocked out in 2008 the project that inspired the Princess of Asturias Award

The Government knocked out in 2008 the project that inspired the Princess of Asturias Award

The Government knocked out in 2008 the project that inspired the Princess of Asturias Award

22/05/2015
CampusHabitat5U: Solar of San Anton, the Pla and Carolinas: an opportunity for social and ecological restoration

Panel discussion with people from different fields (cultural, experts, associations...), in order to discuss about the problems and opportunities of land plots abandoned, from a perspective of social and ecological restoration.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 (19:30-21:00 h)

Venue: headquarters of the AU in Alicante

More information: ivr5@alu.ua.es

15/05/2015
Campushabitat5u

Course of drones

New: UAV/RPA/Drones, new allies in the conservation and restoration course
of the natural environment that is it will produce next May 29 from 10 to 14 h.
Free registration to cover the number of places. The admission will take place in strict order of registration from 12 h of 18 may.
For more information click here

Application for registration

List of supported

Images of the course

25/03/2015
IV Conference of Research Institute IMEM RAMON MARGALEF: 4.0 InvestIMEM

We are pleased to announce a new edition of the diffusion day of the Institute InvestIMEM 4.0 that will take place the next day on March 31. There will be two blocks of presentations in the morning and in the afternoon.

Attached you can find the scientific programme, which we hope find you it interesting to learn about new developments in the research activities of the MIES, develop lines of research and interact in a friendly and relaxed environment with peers, teachers and researchers. Also, posters of research work done by members of the Institute will be exhibited.

It is very important that you send an email of confirmation of attendance simply responding to this email and putting in copy to imem@ua.es.

Place of sessions: "Sala de Juntas" of the Sciences Faculty.

Abstracts of the lectures

25/02/2015
DEFENSE OF DOCTORAL THESIS

Next Friday, February 27 will take place the defense of the thesis "Ecological restoration actions. Recovery of the Mediterranean ecosystem functional processes; subjected to disturbance" defended by Haroun Kribeche.

The defense will be held in the boardroom of the headquarters of the city of Alicante at 11:00

16/02/2015
Seminar "Ecological characteristics of the human species"

Rapporteur: Estanislao Luis Calabuig. Professor of ecology of the University of León.

Date: 16-02-2015

Place: Department of ecology, phase II seminar of Science (http://www.sigua.ua.es/index.html?id=0007P1033)

Time: 16.00 h

22/01/2015
Day TRANSFIERE 2015, 4th European forum for science, technology and innovation

It took place at the UA day transfers 2015, 4th European forum for science, technology and innovation (11-12 February 2015 in Malaga) to inform the researchers groups about a business opportunity to find potential technology partners in the scientific field and the business sector.

TRANSFIERE is the great professional and multi-sectoral Forum of the Spanish innovation, in which participants can:

-Establishing b2b contacts

-Transferring scientific knowledge and technological research

-To present their products and innovative services

-Meet the technological needs of the public administration

The IMEM research groups who are interested in attending the Forum (not assumes any expense for the Group), please contact the Secretariat of the IMEM or directly with the office of the OTRI.

02/12/2014
HOMAGE TO RAMÓN MARGALEF IN THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

A great ECOLOGIST: RAMON MARGALEF (1919-2004) and its influence on the University of Alicante.
HOMMAGE TO THE MASTER IN THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

By Joandomènec Ros i Aragonés, President of the Institute of Catalan Studies (IEC)

3 December 2014
Time: 13.30 - 14.30 h
Salón de Grados "Alfredo Orts", building of optics

17/11/2014
EXHIBITION RAMON MARGALEF
From November 17 to December 15,exhibition on Ramon Margalef, on the anniversary of the death of Professor X

Place: Faculty of Sciences phase II, 1st floor (tank)

Opening: Wednesday, November 19 at 13:00 o'clock, with the presence of professors of the Institute Ramon Margalef (MIES), the Dean of the Faculty of Sciences and the director of culture.

Traveling exhibition by the Universitat de Barcelona.
Classroom of science - UA. Instituto Universitario Ramon Margalef
27/10/2014
CALENDAR 2014 ELECTIONS

You can already consult the electoral calendar for the election of members not born that will form part of the Board of Institute.
On the Bulletin Board next to the Secretariat of the Imem, provisional census is published.
From October 28, check here census election final.

The deadline for nominations of members not born will be open from 4 to 8 November 2014 (printed in the following link: http://web.ua.es/en/secretaria-gral/documentos.html#institutos).

03/10/2014
INTRODUCTION TO EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN AND MULTIFACTOR ANOVA

Open preregistration period until October 23, 2014

This course is aimed at students, researchers and professionals that require knowledge for the development of pilot projects. It is preferable that students have prior knowledge about statistical inference and basic computer. It is not necessary that students have prior knowledge in the statistical software R.

15/07/2014
STUDY ON FLOODS, DROUGHTS AND FOREST FIRES

Researchers of the Interuniversity Institute of geography and of the MIES performed a study on floods, droughts and forest fires, which are detected as the main threats by natural phenomena in the population of the Mediterranean coast.

05/03/2014
I IMEMUA-company meeting on ecological intelligence

Venue: Room of boards of the Faculty of Sciences

on March 20, 2014, from 17.30 to 19.30

The main objective of this is to promote dialogue of knowledge between research groups and the business sector on multidisciplinary issues of the environment.
The activity will have the format of a round table involving a group of companies that have shown interest for the subject over the Permanent Commission of the IMEM and Professor Rosa Torres, an expert in communication, which act as moderator.

If you want to attend send an e-mail a: imem@ua.es

CONCLUSIONS OF THE DIALOGUE OF KNOWLEDGES

15/05/2014
WORKSHOP THEORY AND PRACTICE OF MYCOLOGY

ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SEA CC AND APPLIED BIOLOGY PHD PROGRAM ORGANIZED BY THE LABORATORY OF PHYTOPATHOLOGY (MAY 2014)

05/03/2014
III research of the multidisciplinary Institute for the study of the environment "RAMON MARGALEF" INVEST-IMEM 3.0

Venue: Room of boards of the Faculty of Sciences

on March 20, 2014, from 9.30 to 13.30

Directed to students of the University of Alicante


If you like to attend to find out what investigated in IMEM sends a mail to: imem@ua.es

Program

19/02/2014
COURSE "STRATEGIES AND TECHNIQUES OF EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT COMMUNICATION FOR RESEARCHERS"

Course that offers the opportunity to improve the different techniques of communication with the different stakeholders that can face in the world of research. The course is free and will be held on 20 and 21 February 2014, hours of morning in the ecology of the Faculty of Science II room, 1st floor, by Professor Rosa Torres.

03/02/2014
GRANTS TO STUDY MASTER'S OFFICERS AT THE UA

V CONVOCATION of scholarships to study masters official of the AU, to alumni, teachers and researchers belonging to public universities in Latin America or neighbouring ACP countries.

The grants represent a unique opportunity for alumni, teachers and researchers from institutions of higher education of Latin America and countries of Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) to pursue a Masters of one year duration and nature face to face, at the University of Alicante, during the academic year 2014 / 2015.

The deadline for submission of applications begins February 3 and ends March 3, both inclusive.

05/11/2013
San Alberto Magno 2013 Conference

Homage to Professor Brian Kerry: Biological Control of nematodes phytopathogens.

Day: November 28 at 11:15 o'clock

Venue: Room 8 of the Faculty of Sciences

By: Luis Vicente López Llorca

14/05/2013
"CLEAN UP THE MED"

Presentation of the cleansing of the Mediterranean campaign "Clean up the Med" Ecologistas en Acción

Francesca Abate, nurse, PhD student in "environment and health".
Title of talk "that strips the sea always returns".
Wednesday, May 15 11:00 h
Seminar of ecology. Phase 2 science.
18/04/2013
AEBA technology transfer day

"How access to public technology transfer?"
%u2026To"know" generated in our universities and research centres, 24 April at 17 h.

09/01/2013
Delivery of the II Prize Jane Goodall of conservation biology and environmental ethics

Today Wednesday january 9th the awards ceremony of the II Prize Jane Goodall of conservation biology and environmental ethics, will take place at 20 h. in the city of Alicante from the AU headquarters. The award-winning, Carmen Vidal, who develops its work in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, will give a lecture on his work, entitled "strategies for the conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development through education and training of communities: experiences in South Kivu (Democratic Republic of the Congo)"

25/03/2010
CAMPAIGN "Speak for the Jungle"

movilízate By the selvaThe IMEM working with the Goodall Institute in promoting the recycling of mobile phones to stop wars in the Congo. Recycle your old phone (Free Shipping to Madrid or bringing it directly to the Secretariat of Science IMEM-Phase II, 1st floor, so that it delivered us) and assists in:
-reuse terminals and reducing the unsustainable demand for its components,
-recycle useful items and properly dispose of toxic materials, avoiding the environmental pollution.
-raising funds for education and conservation programs in Congo as the Recovery Center Chimpanzees Jane Goodall Institute in Tchimpounga. There are caring for chimpanzees rescued more than 140, and carry out sustainable development programs with the local community.

 

 

  

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