Forthcoming Cruises

Information about scheduled forthcoming GEOTRACES cruises is presented in the table below. If you are interested in berth or sample opportunities you may contact the GEOTRACES Scientist by clicking on the scientist name.

For a complete list of the GEOTRACES cruises, please visit the GEOTRACES International Data Management Centre website.

Cruise types: GEOTRACES Section cruises; In green: GEOTRACES Process Studies; In yellow: Compliant Data cruises.

TypeChief ScientistGEOTRACES
Process Study (GApr18)Angela Knapp
Tim Conway
Kristen Buck
Rene Boiteau
STINGLeg 1: 20 February – 6 March 2023
Leg 2: 29 June – 13 July 2023
Gulf of Mexico
Process Study (GApr19)Claire Mahaffey / Jo HopkinsMaeve LohanN-ARC (DY167)9 July – 18 August 2023Arctic Ocean
Cruise Section
(GP17 leg 2)
Peter Sedwick, Phoebe Lam, Robert Sherrell and others (multiple investigators)Peter SedwickGP17-ANT
24 November 2023 – 28 January 2024Southern Ocean (Amundsen Sea sector) 
Cruise Section
(GS05, MISO)
Steve RintoulAndrew BowieIN2024_V013 January 2024 – 2 March 2024Southern Ocean
Process Study (GPpr07)Andrew R.S. Ross / Marie RobertMaite MaldonadoLine-P3 cruises per year (February, May/June, August/September) starting in 2013North East Pacific
Process Study (GIpr09)Adi TorfsteinAdi Torfstein REDMASTSeveral cruises per yearStation A (29°28.95′ N, 34°56.22′ E), northern Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea
Process Study (GIpr08)Tom Trull / Elizabeth ShadwickPhil Boyd/ Zanna ChaseSOTS1 cruise per year (in 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022, 2023)
Southern Ocean (East Indian sector)