PhD defence Haiyang Yu
On 16 November 2023, METRO fellow Haiyang Yu successfully defended his PhD thesis with the title "Rethinking Environmental Salvage and Salvage Law: Towards an Efficient Mechanism for Environmental Emergency Response in Maritime Accidents?".
Many congratulations to Dr. Yu on behalf of the METRO community!
Dr. Haiyang Yu, paranymphs and assessment committee
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PhD thesis written by Andrés Horacio Cáceres-Solari
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