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

  • 2015 Fall Meeting

    Posted 10/16/15

    AGU Fall Meeting, 14-18 December 2015. San Francisco, CA Early registration and housing deadline 12 […]

  • Ocean Sciences Meeting

    Posted 10/15/15

    Ocean Sciences Meeting 2016. 21-26 Feb 2016, New Orleans. Deadline for external function requests (workshops, […]

  • 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 April 2015 December 2014 October 2014 August 2014

  • 2015 Joint Assembly

    Posted 12/24/14

    2015 Joint Assembly Montreal, 3-7 May Meeting Website  

Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Michael Schwendeman, Jim Thomson

Shipboard measurements of whitecap coverage are presented from two cruises in the North Pacific, and compared with [...]

- Jianhong Xue, Wei-Jun Cai, Xinping Hu, Wei-Jen Huang, Steven E. Lohrenz, Kjell Gundersen

An improved extended optimum multi-parameter (eOMP) analysis was applied to hydrographic (temperature and salinity) [...]

- Mark E. Inall, Frank Nilsen, Finlo R. Cottier, Ragnhild Daae

In this article we show that the class of low frequency (sub-inertial) waves known as coastal-trapped waves (CTWs) [...]