Irene Ruiz

Researcher. Operational Oceanography

Observation and data


Herrera Kaia, Portualdea z/g, 20110 Pasaia, Gipuzkoa


Civil Engineer with a master in Coasts and Ports Engineering and a PhD in Marine and Environmental resources at AZTI. Her research aimed at improving the knowledge on the abundance, composition, distribution, and fate of floating marine litter in the Bay of Biscay. She has experience in numerical modelling techniques, observations provided by drifters and videometry systems developed by AZTI, and field campaigns for sampling floating marine litter.