Open Science Symposium on Western Pacific Ocean Circulation and Climate (OSS-2012)
October 15-17, 2012 – Qingdao, China
Abstract submission deadline: July 15, 2012
Financial support application deadline: July 30, 2012
GEOTRACES Relevant Session:
Theme 5: Carbon cycling, biogeochemistry and ecosystem in the Western Pacific Ocean (WPO)
Theme Conveners： Minhan Dai (Xiamen University, China, firstname.lastname@example.org), Fei Chai (University of Maine, USA, email@example.com), James D. Murray (University of Washington, firstname.lastname@example.org), Francisco P. Chavez (Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, USA, email@example.com), Tukul Rameyo Adi (Agency for Marine and Fisheries Research, Indonesia, firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Open Science Symposium on Western Pacific Ocean Circulation and Climate (OSS-2012) is to be jointly organized by Northwestern Pacific Ocean Circulation and Climate Experiment (NPOCE) and Southwest Pacific Ocean Circulation and Climate Experiment (SPICE). The objectives of OSS-2012 is to provide a forum for oceanographers and meteorologists to exchange recent progresses and advances in their study of the Western Pacific Ocean (WPO) circulation and climate, marine biogeochemistry and ecosystem, their variability, change and impact, to explore opportunities for international collaboration, and to promote interdisciplinary study.