Ocean Dynamic Processes and Climate Change
Marine Life Processes and Resource Utilization
Benthic Processes and Petroleum/Gas Resources
Extreme Environments and Resources in Deep Sea and Polar Regions
Marine Technologies and Equipment
Evolution and Protection of Marine Ecological Environments
Research Areas

Based on the local strength of marine science and technology in Qingdao, QNLM focuses on the following areas in its research work according to the strategies of Maritime Development and in line with the latest world development in marine science and technology.