University of Guam and Scripps Institution of Oceanography Ink MoU

The University of Guam and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography pen a memorandum of understanding for cooperation to further the development of fundamental scientific and applied research with objectives of advancing research in ocean technology, attaining a more fundamental understanding of the oceans and benefiting society at large, the Guampdn reported.

Dr. Doug Bartlett, deputy director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and UOG President Robert A. signed MoU, which is valid for a period of five years.

According to Guampdn the memorandum of understanding will allow for: the exchange of researchers, scientists, faculty members and graduate students; scientific information in fields of mutual interest; exchanging scholars for lectures, talks, conferences, colloquia, symposia and sharing of experiences; cooperative research programs; and making facilities and equipment of one party available to researchers from the other party.

Subsea World News Staff , April 09, 2012