Parviz Tavakoli-Kolour

Parviz Tavakoli-Kolour

Tropical Biosphere Research Center
University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa  (Japan)

 +81 80 6488 7660

Research interests

I research on Coral reef ecology and Molecular Biology. my current project is 'Acclimation potential of shallow corals to mesophotic environment' My longer-term goals will be focused on the ​connectivity of mesophotic and shallow water coral reefs, deep reef refugia, evolutionary biology studies on mesophotic coral reef ecosystem and modeling​.

Research platform experience
  SCUBA (open-circuit or unspecified)
  Surface-deployed sensors and samplers