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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.

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Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- C. Vic, G. Roullet, X. Carton, X. Capet

The Great Whirl (GW) is a persistent anticyclonic mesoscale eddy that is observed seasonally in the Arabian Sea dur [...]

- Ewa Jarosz, Hemantha W. Wijesekera, William J. Teague, Diane B. Fribance, Mark A. Moline

In June 2011, a 9 day oceanographic survey was conducted over the East Flower Garden Bank, a coral reef, located on [...]

- Ramiro Ferrari, Christine Provost, Young-Hyang Park, Nathalie Sennéchael, Zoé Koenig, Hela Sekma, Gilles Garric, Romain Bourdallé-Badie

In contrast to a long-standing belief, observations in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (ACC) show that mean veloc [...]