The Oceanological Observatory of Banyuls-sur-Mer is a Research Federation (FR 3724) which groups together 4 research units, allowing them to coordinate their scientific activities and to pool part of their resources.

Direction of the FR 3724

Director : Yves Desdevises

Deputy Director : Franck Lartaud

Executive Assistant : Sophie Sanchez

Administrative and Financial Manager : Patricia Bouzonnie

Research units

Research activities at the OOB are carried out within 4 research units Sorbonne University / CNRS.

Integrative Biology of Marine Organisms (BIOM)

Director : Hector Escriva

Laboratory of Microbial Biodiversity and Biotechnology (LBBM)

Director : Marcelino Suzuki

Benthic Ecogeochemistry Laboratory (LECOB)

Director : Katell Guizien

Microbial Oceanography Laboratory (LOMIC)

Director : Fabien Joux

Observatoire Océanologique
de Banyuls-sur-Mer
1 avenue Pierre Fabre
66650 Banyuls-sur-Mer
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