conference

Measuring the Oceans from Space

Professor Ian Robinson

TODAY – 12 January – Celebrating the career and achievements of Professor Ian S Robinson

This afternoon’s Retirement Celebration for Prof Ian Robinson can be watched via live streaming at: https://v-scene.ja.net/jsp/cs/cs000.jsp?STREAM_URL_PATH=JA00138243

Marine Autonomous and Robotic Systems (MARS) showcase and workshops

National Oceanography Centre with RRS Discovery

24–27 February 2015 – Recent capital investment, as part of the UK Government ‘Eight Great Technologies’ initiative, means that the NERC MARS facility now comprises the largest and most diverse research fleet of marine autonomous systems in Europe.

NOC hosting Greenhouse gas town hall meeting

Greenhouse gas meeting, 7–8 January 2015

7 and 8 January 2015 – The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is hosting an event to co-ordinate future greenhouse gas research in the UK, on behalf of the UK Greenhouse Gas Scientific community.

TechDemoSat-1 User Consultation Meeting

National Oceanography Centre in Southampton

Thursday 5 March 2015 – Ocean winds and waves monitoring with GNSS-Reflectometry

A one-day workshop on new spaceborne capability for improved ocean surface wind and wave monitoring with reflected signals from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (e.g., GPS, Galileo...)

American Geophysical Union Fall meeting

15 – 19 December 2014, San Francisco

Ocean Salinity Science and Salinity Remote Sensing Workshop

SMOS Salinity Workshop

26–28 November 2014 – Met Office, Exeter, UK

Ocean Salinity Science and Salinity Remote Sensing Workshop

Marine experts highlight the importance of marine science to Blue Growth in Europe

Prof Ed Hill addresses the conference

EurOCEAN 2014 – 7–9 October 2014, Rome, Italy

The head of the National Oceanography Centre, Professor Ed Hill, will be one of the keynote speakers at the eighth international EurOCEAN 2014 conference, which will be setting a sea and ocean research agenda for Europe.

Professor Ed Hill

Two Royal Society Arctic Sea Ice Meetings

An ice drifter being deployed in the Greenland Sea, March 2000

Next week there will be two meetings entitled ‘Arctic sea ice reduction: the evidence, models, and global impacts’, held under the auspices of the Royal Society, organised by Prof Daniel Feltham (U Reading), with Dr Sheldon Bacon (NOC), Dr Mark Brandon (Open University) and Professor (Emeritus) Julian Hunt FRS.

Early Career Researcher workshop: Marine Science and Technology: promoting UK-Colombian interdisciplinary research collaboration and career opportunities

Early Career Researcher Workshop 18–21 November 2014

18–21 November 2014 – Early Career Researcher participants workshop on: Marine Science and Technology – promoting UK-Colombian interdisciplinary research collaboration and career opportunities

Under the British Council Researcher Links scheme we will be holding a 4-day workshop on the above theme in Santa Marta, Colombia over 18–21 November 2014.