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 12/23/15

    Ocean Sciences Meeting 2016. 21-26 Feb 2016, New Orleans. Events of note Sunday 6-7:30 PM, […]

  • 2015 OS Honorees

    Posted 07/14/15

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

  • Section Newsletters

    Posted 04/13/15

    Read the OS Section President’s newsletters January 2016 April 2015 December 2014 October 2014 August […]

  • AGU Elections

    Posted 10/15/14

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

  • Taiwan Research Vessel Statement

    Posted 10/14/14

    Dear Ocean Science Section members, I am writing to you with a heavy heart. Taiwan’s […]

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Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Adrien C. H. Martin, Christine Gommenginger, Jose Marquez, Sam Doody, Victor Navarro, Chris Buck

Conventional and along-track interferometric (ATI) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) sense the motion of the ocean sur [...]

- Sophia E. Brumer, Christopher J. Zappa, Steven P. Anderson, John P. Dugan

Both surface and subsurface processes modulate the surface thermal skin and as such the skin temperature may serve [...]

- Kim I. Martini, Phyllis J. Stabeno, Carol Ladd, Peter Winsor, Tom J. Weingartner, Calvin W. Mordy, Lisa B. Eisner

During the late summer, phytoplankton in the northeastern Chukchi Sea are typically found in subsurface layers. The [...]