• On-going Research Projects
  • Completed Research Projects

The Research Council Grants

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 RC/DVC/CEMB/13/01 Larval culture of the tropical spiny lobster,Panulirus homarus, a new candidate species for aquaculture in Oman Dr. Wenresti Gallardo

December 2013 (3 years)

(Extended for 1 year)

On-going
2 RC/AGR/FISH/16/01 Biofouling in Oman waters and prevention of microbial and algal fouling using novel nanorod photocatalytic coatings Dr. Sergey Dobretsov January 2016
(3 years)
On-going


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Internal Grant

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 IG/DVC/CEMB/17/01 Epizoic diatom community on marine turtles from Omani coasts: an ultrastructural and biogeographical analysis  Dr. Sergey Dobretsov January 2017 
(2 years)
On-going
2 IG/DVC/CEMB/18/01 A step toward commercial aquaculture of Cobia (Rachycentron canadum) in Oman Dr. Madjid Delghandi January 2018 
(3 years)
On-going

 

 

 

 

 

 

External Grant

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 CL/SQU-SA/18/01 Antifouling, photocatalytic track-etched nano-filter Dr. Sergey Dobretsov March 2018 
(2 years)
On-going

 

 

 

 

Consultancy Agreement

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 CR/DVC/CEMB/18/01 Investigation of the effect of environmental factors on harmful algal blooms in Majis Desalination Plant, Sohar Port Dr. Sergey Dobretsov April 2018
(1year)
On-going

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Trust Fund for Strategic Research 

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 SR/AGR/FOOD/05/01 Value-added marine raw materials and health Prof. Bassam Soussi

May 2005 (3 years & 1 year extension)

 

Completed

 

 

 

 

 

SQU/IIUM Research Fund

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 CL/SQU/IIUM/09/01 Heavy metal contamination in fish and shellfish Dr. Stephen Goddard

March 2009

(3 years)

 

Completed
 

 





 

 

Agriculture and Fisheries Development Fund

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 EG/DVC/MBIO/13/01 Design and testing of an aquaponics (fish/hydroponic plant) production system for use in a hot arid environment Dr. Stephen Goddard

March 2013

(2 years)

 

Completed
 

 

 

 

 

 

The Research Council Grant

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 RC/DVC/CEMB/14/01 Spatila genetic structure of tropical spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) Using novel methods to support a new era of fisheries management and regulation Dr. Madjid Delghandi

September 2014

(3 years and 6 months)

Completed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Internal Grants

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 IG/DVC/CEMB/14/01 Development and characterization of microsatellite markers in scalloped spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) Dr. Madjid Delghandi

January 2014

(2 years)

 

Completed
2 IG/DVC/CEMB/17/02 Spatial genetic structure of tropical spiny lobster (Panulirus homarus) -Using novel methods to support a new era of fisheries management and regulation- Dr. Madjid Delghandi

February 2017

(8 months)

Completed

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

External Grant

No. Project Code Title PI Date Granted Status
1 ONRG-CSP-N62909-17-1-2135 Second GCC Marine Biotechnology Conference Dr. Sergey Dobretsov

August 2017

(4 months)

 

Completed