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

  • Section Newsletters

    Posted 09/22/16

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

  • 2016 Fall Meeting

    Posted 03/08/16

    Meeting website Ocean Sciences sessions Wednesday 14-Dec, 11:20 AM, MW 2022/2024:Emiliani Lecture, Bette Otto-Bliesner, “Resolving […]

  • Ocean Sciences Meeting

    Posted 12/23/15

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

  • 2015 OS Honorees

    Posted 07/14/15

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

  • AGU Elections

    Posted 10/15/14

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

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Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- L. de Steur, R. S. Pickart, A. Macrander, K. Våge, B. Harden, S. Jónsson, S. Østerhus, H. Valdimarsson

Liquid freshwater transports of the shelfbreak East Greenland Current (EGC) and the separated EGC are determined fr [...]

- Matias Duran-Matute, Theo Gerkema, Maximiliano G. Sassi

In multiple-inlet coastal systems like the western Dutch Wadden Sea, the tides (and their interaction with the bath [...]

- M. Olfateh, David P. Callaghan, Peter Nielsen, Tom E. Baldock

A new parametric model is developed to describe the asymmetry commonly observed in Tropical Cyclones or Hurricanes. [...]

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