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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

  • Fall Meeting

    Posted 01/03/17

    Fall Meeting 2017 in New Orleans 11-15 December. Session proposal deadline, 19-April. Abstract submission deadline […]

  • 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

- M. Roughan, S. R. Keating, A. Schaeffer, P. Cetina Heredia, C. Rocha, D. Griffin, R. Robertson, I.M. Suthers

Mesoscale cyclonic eddies are known to be highly productive. Less well-known are the dynamics and productivity of s [...]

- Xiao-Hua Zhu, Hirohiko Nakamura, Menghong Dong, Ayako Nishina, Toru Yamashiro

From 2003 through 2011, current surveys, using an acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP) mounted on the Ferry Nam [...]

- Aurélien L. Ponte, Patrice Klein, Michael Dunphy, Sylvie Le Gentil

The performance of a tentative method that disentangles the contributions of a low-mode internal tide on sea level [...]