Secretary of State visits Institute of Aquaculture

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove MP, had the opportunity to see first-hand how University of Stirling research is positioning the UK at the forefront of the global aquaculture industry, during a visit to the University’s Institute of Aquaculture on Friday 2 February.
6 Feb 2018

EU award for Stirling-led aquaculture project

A research project coordinated by the University of Stirling’s Institute of Aquaculture has received a prestigious award in recognition of its work in the Atlantic Ocean.
6 Dec 2017

Aquaculture Careers 2017 event

DATE: Tuesday 18 April 2017 TIME: 11:00 – 16:00 VENUE: Pathfoot Lecture Theatre, Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling Hear direct from industry Make important connections Explore different career paths
7 Mar 2017

Innovation & Excellence: New Advanced Robotics and Robotic Fish in Marine Biology

Join us on Wednesday 8 February for the second lecture in our Innovation and Excellence series marking the University's fiftieth year. During this public lecture, Prof Ikuo Yamamoto from Nagasaki University, Japan, will give highlights of his research career in Marine Robotics in Japan, including his service with Mitsubishi Engineering.
2 Feb 2017

Dr Graeme H Gordon OBE

It is with sadness that we record the recent death of Dr Graeme Gordon OBE.
10 Jan 2017

How smart are fish?

A commonly-held view sees fish as robot-like animals with no intelligence and a 30 second memory, but as we will show, this is very far from the truth. Besides having a well-developed capacity for learning and a good memory when this is needed, fish perform many complex behaviours that in mammals would be deemed intelligent or “smart”.
6 Oct 2016

Stirling Salmon Science Symposium

THE development of sea lice and AGD vaccines, unlocking the potential of triploids, and discovering alternative feed ingredients were among the highlights of the Stirling Salmon Science Symposium, organised by the Institute of Aquaculture (IoA) last Friday (August 12).
22 Aug 2016

Institute partner project wins innovation award

Scottish Sea Farms was crowned winner of the Scottish Food & Drink Excellence Award for Innovation for a ground-breaking cleaner fish project – work co-funded by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre and undertaken in partnership with the Institute of Aquaculture.
7 Jun 2016