Dr. Anu Gopinath, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Oceanography, KUFOS gave the second Dr.(Sr.) Bertille Lecture series for the year 2017-18. Dr. Anu Gopinath was also a former faculty of the department. She was a part of the team which was selected for the Indian Arctic Expedition in the years 2014, 2016 and 2017. Her research interests include biochemistry of coral reefs, marine nanoparticles-synthesis and applications. The title of the lecture was “Exploring the Arctic-Indian and Global Research initiatives at a glance”.