Events Archive

Posted: 12 November 2013
The first Discovery Gwyn Griffiths, former chief technologist at the National Oceanography Centre, presented a webinar on A Century of Discovery: How Three Research Ships Named Discovery Unveiled the Ocean’s...
Wednesday 23 October 2013 - 00:00 to Thursday 24 October 2013 - 00:00
The dynamics of shelf seas – a workshop marking the retirement of Professor John Huthnance MBE Following a distinguished 35-year career working for NERC at IOS Liverpool, later to be re-branded the Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory and from April 2009, the National Oceanography Centre, John...
Thursday 3 October 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Remains of U-boat abandoned on the Kentish Marshes in 1921 3 October 2013 – Shipwrecks: the English climate and the English landscape – Climate change and recycling are nothing new, and both played their part in destroying ships and revealing or...
Thursday 5 September 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Launching Isis ROV 5 September 2013 – Robots in the Ocean: How technology is changing the way we measure our oceans by Maaten Furlong The world’s oceans are vast, and the difficulty in measuring them...
Posted: 3 September 2013
The Challenger Society for Marine Science A vision for sustained observations of the marine environment is the subject of an open meeting later this month. On Tuesday 17 September the Challenger Society for Marine Science, in...
Posted: 14 August 2013
UK Integrated Marine Observing Network Workshop 10–12 September at the National Oceanography Centre – NOC is hosting a UK Integrated Marine Observing Network (UK-IMON) workshop on from Tuesday to Thursday, 10–12 September, looking at new...
Posted: 5 August 2013
The National Oceanography Centre NOC is hosting the second biennial International Workshop on Rock Physics at Southampton this week with about 80 delegates attending. Rock Physics is a multi-discipline subject area that seeks...
Thursday 1 August 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Marine life of the Gorringe Bank 1 August 2013 – Marine life of the Gorringe Bank: uncovering secrets at abyssal depths by Rui Vieira – Seamounts are underwater mountains rising more than 1000m from the abyssal...
Posted: 26 July 2013
The Geological Society The Postgraduate Research in Marine and Earth Sciences Conference is an opportunity to present projects and make new contacts in their own peer-group. Wednesday 6 – Thursday 7 November 2013...
Posted: 23 July 2013
Dr Russell Wynn Emerging technologies for marine mapping - Tuesday 23 July at 7.00pm The 2013 RGS-IBG/NOC lecture will be given by Dr Russell Wynn, Head of Marine Geoscience at the National Oceanography...
Thursday 4 July 2013 - 18:30 to 20:30
On Gaia: A critical investigation of the relationship between Life and Earth Life and environment: An evaluation of the Gaia Hypothesis by Professor Toby Tyrrell – Toby will be signing copies of his book from 6.30pm In 1972 James Lovelock made an interesting...
Posted: 25 June 2013
PSMSL 1933–2013 The Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) will host a workshop on major research topics in sea level science in order to commemorate its 80th anniversary. The workshop will be held at the...
Thursday 6 June 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
Diving survey team at work in the Galapagos Galapagos marine invaders – by Dr Ken Collins – Increasing tourism and the spread of marine invasive non-native species is threatening the unique plant and marine life around the Galapagos...
Posted: 29 May 2013
NOC working with business On 16 July 2013 the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (NOC) will be hosting the next in its series of Marine Manufacturer’s ‘Breakfast Club’ meetings. At this Breakfast Club meeting...
Thursday 2 May 2013 - 19:15 to 20:30
The onion with water Engineering for measurement and sampling of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth, Antarctica: Trials and tribulations – by Dr Matt Mowlem – Antarctic subglacial lakes are thought to be extreme...