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

  • Fall Meeting

    Posted 01/03/17

    The 2016 Fall Meeting is finished. See you in 2017 in New Orleans!  

  • Section Newsletters

    Posted 09/22/16

    Read the OS Section President’s newsletters January 2017 September 2016 January 2016 April 2015 December […]

  • Ocean Sciences Meeting

    Posted 12/23/15

    Ocean Sciences Meeting 2016. 21-26 Feb 2016, New Orleans – is finished. Make plans for […]

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Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Mischa Ungermann, L. Bruno Tremblay, Torge Martin, Martin Losch

The impact of a subgrid-scale ice thickness distribution (ITD) and two standard ice strength formulations on simula [...]

- Tomoya Shimura, Nobuhito Mori, Tetsuya Takemi, Ryo Mizuta

Ocean surface waves can play an active role in climate systems, but they are often ignored in Global Climate Models [...]

- Alfredo L. Aretxabaleta, Neil K. Ganju, Bradford Butman, Richard P. Signell

A system of barrier islands and back-barrier bays occurs along southern Long Island, New York and in many coastal a [...]

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