Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology

UMCES@IMET Lobby

Researchers from the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science at the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (UMCES@IMET) are developing biotech-based solutions to protecting marine ecosystems.

The Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET) capitalizes on the strengths of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and the University of Maryland, Baltimore to conduct marine and environmental research and create technologies designed to foster the protection and restoration of coastal marine systems and their watersheds.

By focusing on the sustainable use of natural resources and improving of human health, IMET brings the research, training and technology transfer capabilities of the partner institutions to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor.

IN THE NEWS

10th International Marine Biology Conference

IMET hosts Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center Board of Visitors

An evening with Jean-Michel Cousteau - October 9

Living Marine Summer Program ~ 2013

Ammar Hanif succesfully defends master's research

Repairing Aquaculture's Achilles' Heel (Baltimore Sun, August 19, 2012)

Key Masters to Scientific Breakthrough (What's Up magazine - July 2012)

Food for Thought (Saltwater Sportsman - August/September 2012)