Category: Events

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School – Past, Present and Future Sea Level Changes

Introduction As a follow-up action after successfully hosting a CLIVAR Early Career Scientists Symposium in September, 2016, back to back with the CLIVAR Open Science Conference, the First Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration (FIO/SOA) of China expressed its interest

Les Houches Summer School on Fundamental Aspects of Turbulent Flows in Climate Dynamics

ANNOUNCEMENT Climate is controlled by turbulent flows. Turbulent motions are responsible for the bulk of the transport of energy, momentum, and water vapor in the atmosphere, which determine the distribution of temperature, winds, and precipitation on Earth. Clouds, weather systems,

NextProf Science 2016 workshop

The NextProf Science 2016 workshop being offered at the University of Michigan on May 10-13, 2016. NextProf Science is aimed at future faculty—advanced doctoral students or postdoctoral fellows who are interested in an academic career in science at an exceptional academic

NASA MPOWIR Speaker Series Participant Reflections

Rym Msadek, GFDL NOAA/ Princeton University JPL visit April 18-21, 2011 I had the great pleasure to be invited this spring to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory to give a seminar and meet with Earth scientists who share my interest in

UNOLS Chief Scientist Training Cruise

New to planning oceanographic field work? Wondering how to request research vessel time? Or to use a submersible or ROV? Needing samples or wire-time to initiate a research project? If so, take part in a “UNOLS Chief Scientist Training Cruise.” 

FORWARD to Professorship Conference

FORWARD to Professorship conference May 23-25, 2011 FORWARD in SEM stands for: Focus on Reaching Women for Academics, Research and Development in Science, Engineering and Mathematics is a joint program of the George Washington and Gallaudet Universities funded by a


Physical Oceanography Dissertation Symposium Sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR) This symposium provides recent graduates, or soon to graduate, PhD-level physical oceanographers with an opportunity to present their dissertation research in front

MPOWIR at Ocean Sciences

MPOWIR is pleased to sponsor a town hall meeting at the 2010 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Portland, Oregon. The meeting, entitled “Where do all the oceanographers go? Career paths in oceanography,” will be on Tuesday, February 23 at 11:45 am

MPOWIR at Goddard

NASA MPOWIR Speaker SeriesGoddard Space Flight Center visit September 10-11, 2009 Colleen Mouw, University of Wisconsin-Madison This past fall, I was honored to be able to visit and speak at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. I was


NASA MPOWIR Speaker Series JPL visit November 10-11, 2009 Stephanie Downes, Princeton University I was recently fortunate to receive the opportunity to speak at JPL/NASA in Pasadena, California, hosted by the Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction group supervisor, Dr. Victor Zlotnicki. I visited