Combining coastal oceanographic, ecological, and engineering-based observational techniques, our work focuses on the main question of how individual experience in the plankton affects population dynamics.
LIFS, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Division of Life Science
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
New Publication on Interactive effects of temperature and salinity on early life stages of the sea urchin Heliocidaris crassispina
Congratulations to former Research Assistant Karen Mak for her recent publication in Marine Biology. A PDF of her article can be viewedhere.
Two new publications!
Congratulations to PhD student Abby and former lab member Julia for their recent publications. PDFs of the two journal articles can be viewed here(Abby) andhere(Julia).
Microplastics Cause Irreversible Effects on Marine Organisms
Recently our research on the adverse effects of microbeads on marine invertebrates has been publicized in the media. The research team consists of Julia Leung (former undergraduate), Abby Lo (current postgraduate), and Pui-Lam Ng (current postgraduate) led by Dr. Karen Chan. The official HKUST press release can be viewed here.
We are on TVB Pearl Report! Mar 2018
We are featured in the episode "Small Plastic, Big Problem". Watch the episode here.
Photos by Dr. Karen Chan. Last updated on Jul 4, 2018
Revisiting the larval dispersal black box in the Anthropocene