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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

  • 2015 OS Honorees

    Posted 07/14/15

    Hearty congratulations to all 2015 honorees from the OS Section! All of our honorees will […]

  • 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 Early registration deadline 12 November. See […]

  • 2015 Joint Assembly

    Posted 12/24/14

    2015 Joint Assembly Montreal, 3-7 May Meeting Website  

Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Younjoo J. Lee, Patricia A. Matrai, Marjorie A. M. Friedrichs, Vincent S. Saba, David Antoine, Mathieu Ardyna, Ichio Asanuma, Marcel Babin, Simon Bélanger, Maxime Benoît-Gagné, Emmanuel Devred, Mar Fernández-Méndez, Bernard Gentili, Toru Hirawake, Sung-Ho Kang, Takahiko Kameda, Christian Katlein, Sang H. Lee, Zhongping Lee, Frédéric Mélin, Michele Scardi, Tim J. Smyth, Shilin Tang, Kevin R. Turpie, Kirk J. Waters, Toby K. Westberry

We investigated 32 net primary productivity (NPP) models by assessing skills to reproduce integrated NPP in the Arc [...]

- Kristine S. Madsen, Jacob L. Høyer, Weiwei Fu, Craig Donlon

Coastal storm surge forecasts are typically derived from dedicated hydrodynamic model systems, relying on Numerical [...]

- Maria V. Luneva, Yevgeny Aksenov, James D. Harle, Jason T. Holt

In this study we use a novel pan-Arctic sea ice-ocean coupled model to examine the effects of tides on sea ice and [...]