• Publishes original research articles, letters, case reports, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to marine sciences. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

About The Section

Marine Science

Editor(s)

Qiong Shi
BGI Academy of Marine Sciences
Shenzhen
China

View Editorial Board

Aims and Scope

Current Chinese Science: Marine Sciences publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to marine science. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China.


This is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub fields in marine science. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:


  • Aquaculture
  • Chemical oceanography
  • Fisheries
  • Marine ecosystem
  • Marine & freshwater biology
  • Marine habitats
  • Marine geology
  • Marine genomics
  • Marine metagenomics
  • Marine medicine
  • Marine pollution
  • General oceanography
  • Operational oceanography
  • Physical oceanography
  • Shellfish research