About MEL

Established in March 2005, the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science (Xiamen University) (MEL) is sponsored by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST). It was categorized as an excellent state key laboratory during a nation-wide review sponsored by the MOST in 2010.

MEL is dedicated to cutting-edge research on global change. Emphasizing fundamental and interdisciplinary research, and utilizing technological innovation, MEL’s focus is on marine biogeochemistry and its interactions with the marine ecosystem. The ultimate goal of MEL is to be an internationally recognized institution in advanced marine environmental science and a platform for talents fostering and academic cooperation.


News & Events
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Dr. Minhan Dai become a Member of t... [ Apr. 30 ]
MEL signed MOU with Campus do Mar [ June 11 ]
International Workshop on Climate C... [ Apr. 21 ]
University of Delaware-Xiamen Unive... [ Oct. 26 ]
Australian Delegation Visited MEL on O... [ Oct. 18 ]
The First Anniversary Newsletter of Jo... [ July 1 ]
News Events
[Nov 12] Two seminars by Peter Brew... [ Nov. 8 ]
[Oct 28]Talk by Dr. Jun Yi from Uni... [ Oct. 26 ]
[Oct. 14] Seminar by Dr. Hill from ... [ Oct. 11 ]
[April 9] Talks by scientists from ... [ Apr. 7 ]
[April 7] Recent progress in global... [ Apr. 5 ]
[April 6] Seminar by Prof. Peter J Sta... [ Apr. 1 ]

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Research Group
Group of Remote Sensing and Numerical Modeling
Group of Excellence-Processes and Machnesim...
Group of Marine Enviornmental Management
Marine Microbial Ecology Laboratory
Ocean Carbon Group
Taiwan Strait Information Center
Xiamen International Training Center for Co...
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