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Dr Elena Mente

Dr Elena Mente

Dr. Elena Mente 
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Dr. Elena Mente

 

 

 

Elena Mente is an Associate Professor of aquatic animal nutrition and physiology at the University of Thessaly in Greece as well as an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Aberdeen, where she was also awarded a European Training and Mobility Researchers Fellowship for research in crustacean physiology. Her research interests lie mainly in aquaculture and the nutrition of aquatic animals. Dr Mente is actively involved in several research projects supported by the European Commission and the aquaculture industry, cooperating in more than twenty international research teams through national, bi-lateral and EU-funded projects.

Dr Mente is a member of the EU sub-group for Technical Advice on Organic Production(EGTOP), and has also carried out duties as an expert at the European Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STCEF). She has served two terms as the European President of the Crustacean Society (2011-2015). She has been (from 2012-2016) and is currently (2016-2018) a Board Member of the European Aquaculture Society (EAS).

Dr Mente is Associate Editor of the Journal of Crustacean Biology while also serving in the Editorial team of five high-level scientific journals. Since 2000 her publications have included three books, one volume of Aquaculture International as Guest Editor, eleven chapters in books and over fifty research papers in peer-reviewed journals as author or co-author. She has cooperated in more than twenty international research teams through national, bi-lateral and EU-funded projects.