Programme Groups

OS – Ocean Sciences

OS1 – Ocean General Circulation and Climate
OS2 – Coastal Oceans, Semi-enclosed and Marginal Seas
OS3 – Ocean biogeochemistry, biology, biodiversity and physical coupling
OS4 – Ocean Modelling, Observing, Forecasting and Societal Applications
OS5 – Theory and Dynamical Processes

Fridtjof Nansen Medal Lecture by Bert Rudels
Convener: Bernard Barnier 
OS1 –  Ocean General Circulation and Climate
Open Session on Ocean Circulation
The North Atlantic and climate (co-organized)
Convener: Monika Rhein 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD71 
Changes in Arctic sea ice and ocean: observations, models and perspectives (including Fridtjof Nansen Medal Lecture)
Convener: Ursula Schauer  | Co-Conveners: Takashi Kikuchi , Yevgeny Aksenov 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD72 
The Southern Ocean and its Role in the Global Climate System
Convener: Young Hyang Park  | Co-Convener: Ralph Timmermann 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD56 
Global and regional sea level rise and variability (co-organized)
Convener: Svetlana Jevrejeva  | Co-Conveners: Anny Cazenave , Aslak Grinsted 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD27 
Air-sea interactions from meso to regional scales within the tropics (co-organized)
Convener: Alban Lazar  | Co-Conveners: Marcus Dengler , Steve Woolnough 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD74 
Ocean climate viewed through deep-sea corals
Convener: Norbert Frank  | Co-Convener: Tina van de Flierdt 
Sea Ice and Sea Ice-Climate Interactions
Convener: Daniel Feltham 
ENSO: Dynamics, Predictability and Modelling
Convener: Eric Guilyardi  | Co-Convener: Andrew Wittenberg 
Tropical Climate Variability and Teleconnections: past, present and future
Convener: Fred Kucharski  | Co-Conveners: Belen Rodríguez de Fonseca , Nerilie Abram , Teresa Losada , Javier Garcia-Serrano , Elsa Mohino , Irene Polo , Erin McClymont , Erica Hendy 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD23 
OS2 –  Coastal Oceans, Semi-enclosed and Marginal Seas
Open Session on Coastal and Shelf Seas
Conveners: Johan van der Molen , Huib E. de Swart , Georgy Shapiro 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD75 
Advances in understanding of the multi-disciplinary dynamics of the Southern European Seas (Mediterranean and Black Sea) (co-organized)
Convener: Nadia Pinardi  | Co-Conveners: Samuel Somot , Emin Özsoy , Marilaure Grégoire 
Lakes and inland seas (co-organized)
Convener: Peter Zavialov  | Co-Conveners: Jana Friedrich , Elena Roget 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD109 
Nonlinear Dynamics of the Coastal Zone (co-organized)
Convener: Ira Didenkulova  | Co-Convener: Efim Pelinovsky 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD116 
Recent Developments in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics (co-organized)
Convener: Uwe Harlander  | Co-Conveners: Andreas Will , Michael Kurgansky , Wolf-Gerrit Fruh , Jose M. Redondo , Allen Bateman , Luis Cana , Vanda Grubišić , Alexandre Stegner 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD89 
Coasts, Estuaries and Deltas
Convener: Hubert H.G. Savenije  | Co-Conveners: Andreas Baas , Marco Toffolon , Liviu Giosan , Stefan Constantinescu , Carles Ibañez 
OS3 –  Ocean biogeochemistry, biology, biodiversity and physical coupling
IMBER/SOLAS special session. Sensitivity of marine ecosystems and biogeochemical cycles to global change
Convener: Baris Salihoglu  | Co-Conveners: Christoph Garbe , Emilie Brévière 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD65 
From physical to biogeochemical processes: ocean mesoscale and sub-mesoscale impact on marine ecosystem and climate variability
Co-Conveners: John Allen , Bruno Buongiorno Nardelli , Anthony Kettle , Emma Young 
Deep Sea Frontier - A European Challenge (co-organized)
Convener: Achim Kopf  | Co-Conveners: Timothy Ferdelman , Heiko Pälike , Antje Boetius 
Ship Plumes: Impacts on atmospheric chemistry, climate and nutrient supply to the oceans (co-organized)
Convener: Roland von Glasow (deceased) (deceased)  | Co-Convener: Adina Paytan 
Seafloor Expression of Tectonic and Geomorphic Processes (co-organized)
Convener: Sebastian Krastel  | Co-Conveners: John K. Hillier , Dina Vachtman 
Stabilization of organic matter in soils, sediments and marine dissolved organic matter (co-organized)
Convener: Samuel Abiven  | Co-Convener: Michael W. I. Schmidt 
Oxygen depletion in land-locked, coastal and open ocean systems of the present and past – driving mechanisms, impacts and recovery
Convener: Caroline P. Slomp  | Co-Conveners: Antje Boetius , Daniel Conley , Hiroshi Kitazato , Greg Cowie , Clare Woulds 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD66 
Biogeochemical function and diversity of chemosynthetic deep sea ecosystems
Convener: Nadine Le Bris  | Co-Conveners: Laurent Toffin , Janine Felden , Jozée Sarrazin , Dirk de Beer 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD69 
Remote Sensing in the Biogeosciences
Convener: Frank Veroustraete  | Co-Conveners: Willem Verstraeten , Klaus Scipal , Wolfgang Wagner , Inge Jonckheere 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD51 
OS4 –  Ocean Modelling, Observing, Forecasting and Societal Applications
Open session on Operational Oceanography (co-organized)
Convener: Richard Allard 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD77 
Ocean salinity applications based on SMOS data
Convener: Susanne Mecklenburg  | Co-Conveners: Nicolas Reul , Matthias Drusch 
Ocean Remote Sensing
Convener: Aida Alvera-Azcárate  | Co-Convener: Guoqi Han 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD68 
Physical and biogeochemical ocean modelling: development, assessment, and applications
Convener: David Ham  | Co-Conveners: Thierry Penduff , Sergey Danilov , Stephen M. Griffies 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD78 
Ocean Science in Support of Marine Renewable Energy
Convener: Daniel Conley 
Ocean Dynamics and Oil spills
Convener: Richard Camilli  | Co-Convener: Samuel Djavidnia 
Ocean Science Outreach and Education (co-organized)
Convener: Vinca Rosmorduc  | Co-Conveners: Danielle De Staerke , Margaret Srinivasan 
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD39 
Informatics in Oceanography
Convener: Giuseppe M.R. Manzella  | Co-Conveners: Dick M. A. Schaap , Athanasia Iona 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD92 PSD93 
SMOS Data Exploitation: Beyond soil moisture and ocean salinity
Convener: Susanne Mecklenburg  | Co-Conveners: Lars Kaleschke , Jouni Pulliainen , Matthias Drusch 
Instrumentation, measurement strategies and methods for ocean-based geoscience investigations
Convener: Christoph Waldmann  | Co-Conveners: Laura Beranzoli , Ingrid Puillat 
Earth System Modeling: Strategies and Software
Convener: Reinhard Budich  | Co-Convener: Dan Lunt 
OS5 –  Theory and Dynamical Processes
Internal Gravity Waves (co-organized)
Convener: Riwal Plougonven  | Co-Conveners: Ulrich Achatz , Erich Becker , Chantal Staquet 
Surface Waves and Wave-Coupled Effects in Lower Atmosphere and Upper Ocean
Convener: Alexander Babanin  | Co-Conveners: Miguel Onorato , Fangli Qiao 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD81 
Non linear waves, wind-wave-current interactions, internal waves in stratified media and ocean mixing and coastal hydromorphology (co-organized)
Convener: Vincent Rey  | Co-Conveners: M. Stive , Philippe Fraunie , Vincent Rey 
Extreme Sea Waves (co-organized)
Convener: Efim Pelinovsky  | Co-Conveners: Christian Kharif , Alexey Slunyaev 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD91