APCRS 2018

Mitarai Unit members present at the Asia Pacific Coral Reef Symposium (APCRS2018).

Our very own Patricia Wepfer, a final year PhD student of OIST, and Po-Shun Chuang (Bob), a third year PhD student in the Mitarai Unit, present their research at ACPRS2018.

Patricia's research is focused on the speciation of corals, specifically in the genus Galaxea. For more on Patricia's research please follow this link to an example of her contributions to coral population genetics.

Bob presents his starting reserach on coral polyp bail-out induced by environmental stressors.