Ocean Sciences Section Committees Page
The Ocean Sciences Section maintains a number of standing committees. Click on any one for more information.  In addition, a number of members of the ocean sciences section serve on Union-wide committees.

Executive Committee
Honors and Recognition
Meeting Representatives

Executive Committee Membership

James Murray - President
Lynne Talley – President-elect
Peter Schlosser – past-President
Robin Muench – Secretary, Physical Oceanography
Margaret R. Mulholland - Secretary, Biological Oceanography
Adina Paytan – Secretary, Marine Geochemistry
Deborah Hutchinson – Secretary, Marine Geology and Geophysics
Frederick Bingham – OS Webmaster
Danica Williams – AGU Headquarters Liaison
Rana Fine
Eric Itsweire
Des Barton
Martin Visbeck
Minhan Dai
Karen Casciotti – Early career member
Paige Martin – Student member

Honors and Recognition Committee, Peter Schlosser (Chair), Robin Muench, Margaret R. Mulholland, Deborah Hutchinson, Minhan Dai, Martin Visbeck

Meetings Committee, President and Section Secretaries

Meeting representatives: Fall meeting, Deborah Hutchinson (lead) and Robin Muensch; Ocean Sciences meeting, Eric Itsweire (lead) and Karen Casciotti

Fellows CommitteeLynne Talley (Chair), James Murray, Ken Johnson, Peter Huybers,
Robbie Toggweiler, Alice Alldredge, Harry Bryden

Latest JGR-Oceans pubs

- Jianyu Chen, Xiaobo Ni, Mingliang Liu, Jianfang Chen, Zhihua Mao, Haiyan Jin, Delu Pan

Bottom water hypoxia occurs frequently during the summer off the Changjiang Estuary. To estimate its spatial extent [...]

- Hugh J. Venables, Michael P. Meredith

A multiyear, all-season time series of water column physical properties and sea ice conditions in Ryder Bay, at the [...]

- E. Darelius, K. Makinson, K. Daae, I. Fer, P. R. Holland, K. W. Nicholls

Cold and dense Ice Shelf Water (ISW) emerging from the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf cavity in the southwestern Weddell [...]