Welcome to the home page of the Ocean Sciences Section of the AGU

The OS section welcomes members whose primary interests are marine related. We organize ourselves into four broad categories, biological oceanography, marine chemistry, marine geology and geophysics and physical oceanography. Read more.

News and announcements

  • Ocean Sciences Meeting

    Posted 04/22/15

    Ocean Sciences Meeting 2016. 21-26 Feb 2016, New Orleans. Abstract submission deadline 23 September.

  • Section Newsletters

    Posted 04/13/15

    Read the OS Section President’s newsletters April 2015 December 2014 October 2014 August 2014

  • 2015 Fall Meeting

    Posted 03/16/15

    AGU Fall Meeting, 14-18 December 2015. San Francisco, CA Abstract submission deadline: 5 August. See […]

  • 2015 Joint Assembly

    Posted 12/24/14

    2015 Joint Assembly Montreal, 3-7 May Meeting Website  

  • AGU Elections

    Posted 10/15/14

    AGU 2014 Election Election results for the OS Section (AGU Elections Page) President-elect: Eileen Hofmann […]

Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Y. Yan, A. Barth, J.M. Beckers, G. Candille, J.M. Brankart, P. Brasseur

Sea surface height, sea surface temperature and temperature profiles at depth collected between January and Decembe [...]

- Vigan Mensah, Sen Jan, Ming-Huei Chang, Yiing-Jang Yang

The variability of the intermediate water (IW) east of Luzon and Taiwan is investigated using data acquired from mo [...]

- Joanne Williams, Chris W. Hughes, Mark E. Tamisiea

Stable, accurate measurements of ocean bottom pressure would be valuable for a range of purposes, including ocean c [...]