• About Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (Fish Aquat Sci) is an open-access peer-reviewed journal dedicated to research, reviews in all field of fisheries and aquatic sciences. Topics of interest include but are not limited to; aquaculture, aquatic life, aquatic environment, fisheries, seafood sciences and marine biotechnology. Taxonomic contributions are welcome, however authors are encouraged to ensure they contain clear accounts of the ecological relevance and implications of the new description. Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences has been the official journal of the Korean Society of Fisheries and Aquatic Science since 1998, and welcomes international submissions. This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by the Korean Government.


    Sungchul C. Bai is a Professor in the Department of Marine Bio-materials and Aquaculture, and the Director of Feeds & Foods Nutrition Research Center at Pukyong National University (PKNU) in Busan, Korea. He has Masters in Animal Nutrition from California State University, and PhD in Nutrition /Physiological Chemistry from the School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis. Since joining PKNU in 1993, Prof. Bai has published over 500 abstracts and articles, 20 books or chapters as well as over 300 manuscripts and reports, several patents and has given a numerous special seminars and lectures internationally and domestically. He has previously served as President of World Aquaculture Society, Korean Society of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (KOSFAS) and Vision 21 Korean Aquaculture Forum. He has been the Editor-in-Chief for the Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences since 2014 as well as previously holding the position in 2009.

    You-Jin Jeon is a Professor in the Faculty of Marine Biomedical Science at Jeju National University in Korea. He has received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Pukyong National University and conducted his postdoctoral research studies at Department of Biochemistry, Memorial University of Newfoundland in Canada and at Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta in Canada. Prof. Jeon served as the director of Marine and Environmental Research Institute in Jeju National University, and currently a Technical Director of Aqua Green Tech Co. Ltd. and a member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technololgy. His main research interests include marine biomass to develop functional food materials for human and marine animals, biomedical materials and marine cosmeceutical materials. He has published more than 300 international manuscripts and has registered about 40 patents regarding those research areas.