• Conference
  • Symposium
  • Workshops
  • Seminar
  • Invited speakers
  • Trainings
  • Poster presentations

Organized Conference

  1. Second GCC Marine Biotechnology Conference: Emerging opportunities and future perspectives, Muscat, Oman, 31 October - 1 November 2017.

 

Co-Organized Conferences

  1. International Conference Sustainable Aquaculture Development in the Sultanate of Oman Investment Opportunities, Muscat, Oman, 10-11 December 2011.

  2. The International Conference on the Economic Importance of Fisheries and their Impact on Public Health, Muscat, Oman, 8-10 March 2008.

Organized Symposium

  1. Marine Biotechnology Symposium Emerging opportunities and future perspectives, Muscat, Oman, 12-13 November 2013.

Organized Workshops

  1. Workshop on Advanced Scanning Electron Microscopy, Muscat, Oman, 9-11 January 2018.
  2. Workshop on advanced molecular genetics and bioinformatics tools ‘Implementation of microsatellite markers for phylogenetic studies of spiny lobsters (Panulirus homarus)’, Sultan Qaboos University, 12-23 November 2017.
  3. Workshop on Standard Scanning Electron Microscopy (sSEM), Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, 2 November 2017.
  4. Workshop on Advanced Scanning Electron Microscopy, Muscat, Oman, 7 December 2016.
  5. Workshop on Standard Scanning Electron Microscopy (sSEM), Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, 16 November 2016.
  6. Workshop for the Final Year of the HM Project Supported by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Trust Fund for Strategic Research "Value Added Marine Raw Materials and Health", Muscat, Oman, April 2009.
  7. Workshop on "Value-Added Marine Raw Materials and Health", Muscat, Oman, September 2006.
  8. UNESCO Workshop and Consultative Meeting on Marine Biotechnology, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, 27-28 February 2006.
  9. A kick-off meeting and workshop of the HM Project " Value-Added Marine Raw Materials and Health", Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, 11 September 2005.

Co-Organized Seminar

  1. The main trends in the development of track membranes for medicine and biotechnology as a successful example of ion-track technologies application, Muscat, Oman, 20 December 2016.

Invited speakers

  1. Dobretsov S. 2017. Research at the Marine Science and Fisheries department and the Centre of Excellence in Marine Biotechnology. Invited speaker at the University of Concepcion, Chile, 7 August 2017.
  2. Dobretsov S. 2015. Combating biofilms using zinc oxide nanorod photocatalytic coatings. Invited keynote speaker at the Meeting of the Society of European Marine Biotechnology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 30 September 2015.
  3. Dobretsov S. 2015. Combating marine biofouling. Invited keynote speaker at the LEAF, EU FP7 project meeting, Gothenburg, Sweden, 29 September 2015.
  4. Dobretsov S. 2015. New frontiers in Marine Biotechnology. Invited keynote speaker at the XI Biofouling, Benthic Ecology and Marine Biotechnology –BIOINC, Arraial Do Cabo, RJ, Brazil 27/07-21/07/2015, p.2.
  5. Soussi B. 2013. Building a marine biotechnology research and business cluster in Oman. Invited speaker at the Marine Biotechnology Symposium Emerging opportunities and future perspectives, Muscat, Oman, 12-13 November 2013.
  6. Goddard J.S. 2012. Tilapia Farming Developments and Opportunities. Invited speaker at the Workshop on Sustainable Water Use for Food Security, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, 20-21 March 2012.
  7. Soussi B. 2011. Research and collaboration strategy of the Marine Biotechnology Centre of Excellence Oman. Invited speaker at the National Field Centre for Environmental Conservation: Strategy Workshop, Muscat, Oman, 10-12 December 2011.
  8. Soussi B. 2010. Marine Biotechnology Park in Oman for Research & Business. UPMC, University of Paris, June 2010.
  9. Soussi B. 2010. Building a Cluster in Marine Biotechnology in Oman. Invited speaker at Sustaining Agricultural and Marine Environments Seminar Series, Muscat, Oman, February 2010.
  10. Soussi B. 2008. Center of Excellence in Marine Biotechnology Vision. Invited speaker at VC’s presentation. September 2008.
  11. Soussi B. 2008. Concept of Marine Biotechnology Center for Oman.  Invited speaker at Investor Meeting with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Paris, France, September 2008.
  12. Soussi B. 2007. Marine Biotechnology for Oman. Invited seminar held at The Research Council, Muscat, Oman, 19 May 2007.
  13. Soussi B. 2007. Clusters in marine biotechnology and biodiversity. Invited speaker and Chairman of session at International Conference on Biodiversity in the Indian-Ocean. Muscat, Oman, February 2007.
  14. Soussi B. 2006. Antioxidants from marine raw materials and health. Invited speaker at University Day at Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, 2 May 2006.
  15. Soussi B. 2005. Marine raw materials and health. Invited speaker at University Day at Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, 19 May 2005.

Trainings

  1. Ms. Mansi H. Ved, 9 May - 3 July 2018
  2. Ms. Hamada Saoud Said Al-Mugheiri, 1-14 August 2016


 

Poster presentations

  • De Stefano M., Majewska R., Nasrolahi A. and Dobretsov S. 2018. Poster presentation at the 19th International Congress on Marine Corrosion and FoulingFlorida, USA, 24-29 June 2018.
  • Dobretsov S. 2018. Counting the uncountable: Reliability of quantitative analysis of bacteria using epiflourescent microscopy. Poster presentation at the 19th International Congress on Marine Corrosion and FoulingFlorida, USA, 24-29 June 2018.
  • Dobretsov S., Tamimi Y., Al-Kindi M. and Burney I. 2017. Anti-cancer compounds from Omani marine organisms. Poster presentation at the Second GCC Marine Biotechnology Conference: Emerging opportunities and future perspectives, Muscat, Oman, 31 October-1 November 2017.
  • Delghandi M., Al-Hinai M., Afzal H. and Al-Wahaibi M. 2017. Parentage analysis of tropical spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) by microsattelite markers. Poster presentation at the Second GCC Marine Biotechnology Conference: Emerging opportunities and future perspectives, Muscat, Oman, 31 October-1 November 2017.
  • Dobretsov S. and Muthukrishnan T. 2017. Microbial communities on commercial antifouling coatings. Poster presentation at the 2nd National Conference on Agriculture & Fisheries Research, Muscat, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Al-Fori M., Myint M.T.Z., Dobretsov S. and Dutta J. 2017. Antifouling properties of ZnO nanorod coatings. Poster presentation at the 2nd National Conference on Agriculture & Fisheries Research, Muscat, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Sathe P., Myint MTZ, Dobretsov S., Dutta J. 2017. Removal of microalgae using visible light photocatalysis with ZnO nanorods. Poster presentation at the 2nd National Conference on Agriculture and Fisheries Research, Muscat, Oman, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Dobretsov S., Muthukrishnan T. 2017. Microbial Biofouling on commercial antifouling coatings. Poster presentation at the 2nd National Conference on Agriculture and Fisheries Research, Muscat, Oman, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Dobretsov S. 2017. Second GCC Marine biotechnology conference. Poster presentation at the 2 National Conference on Agriculture and Fisheries Research, Muscat, Oman, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Delghandi M., Angel C., Al-Abri F., Al-Brashdi H., Al-Wahaibi M., Afzal H., Al-Hinai M., Al-Breiki R., Al-Jardani S., Al-Riyami S., Al-Alawi Y., Al-Rawahi M., Al-Belushi A., Claereboudt M., Yoon G.H. and Dobretsov S. 2017. Poster presentation at the 2nd National Conference on Agriculture & Fisheries Research, Muscat, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Dobretsov S. 2017. Prevention of biofouling by bio-inspired photocatalytic nanocoatings. Posted presentation at the International Symposium on Corrosion and Fouling Two Natural Curses for a Ship’s Hull, Antwerp, Belgium, 3 April 2017.
  • Dobretsov S. 2017. Second GCC Marine biotechnology conference. Poster presentation at the 2nd National Conference on Agriculture and Fisheries Research, Muscat, Oman, 3-4 April 2017.
  • Al-Abri F., Al-Abri W., Bose S. and Goddard JS. 2016. Design and testing of an aquaponic (Fish and hydroponic plant) production system for use in a hot arid environment. Poster presentation at the SQU Research Center’s Open House, Muscat, 13 October 2016.
  • Al-Wahaibi M., Al-Alawi Y., Al-Bawiqi B., Al-Marzouqi A., Malzahn A., Dobretsov S., Yoon G., Delghandi M. and Goddard S. 2016. Spiny lobster culture – new research in aquaculture biotechnology in Oman. Poster presentation at the SQU Research Center’s Open House, Muscat, 13 October 2016.
  • Delghandi M., Goddard J.S., Al-Marzouqi A., Al-Breiki R., Afzal H., Al-Hinai M., Al-Brashdi H., Al-Jardani S., Al-Riyami S., Al-Amry W., Jerry D. and Groeneveld J. 2016. Spatial genetic structure of tropical spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) –using novel methods to support a new era of fisheries management and regulation. Poster presentation at the Annual Researcher Forum, Muscat, October 2016.
  • Goddard J.S., Al-Abri Fatma and Al-Abri Waleed. 2014. Design and Testing of an Aquaponic (Fish/Hydroponic Plant) Production System for Use in a Hot Arid Environment. Poster presentation at The Annual Researcher Forum, Muscat, October 2014.
  • Al-Wahaibi A., AbbasKhan A., Dobtretsov S., Proksch P. and Soussi B. 2008. Antimicrobial Activity of Soft Coral Extracts from Bandar Al-Khayran in Sultanate of Oman. Poster presentation at the 1st Euro-Mediterranean Conference on Marine Natural Products (EMCMNP-I), Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, 31 October – 4 November 2008.

  • Workshop in Advanced SEM
  • Open House on 8th of November 2017
  • Workshop in Advanced Bioinformatics
  • Second GCC Marine Biotechnology Conference
  • Poster presentation at the Second GCC Marine Biotechnology Conference
  • Participants of the MB Symposium
  • Director's presentation in MB Symposium
  • Workshop on Standard Scanning Electron Microscopy in Lecture Hall 11
  • Prof. Aleksander Nechaev at SAME