The Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology
  • 6.jpg
  • 5.jpg

Latest News

CALL FOR PAPERS: 1ST INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON WAVES, STORM SURGES AND COASTAL HAZARDS

NOC Logo

The 1st International Workshop on Waves, Storm Surges and Coastal Hazards, to be held in Liverpool, UK, September 10 to 15, 2017, marks the incorporation of 3 events:


• 15TH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON WAVE HINDCASTING AND FORECASTING
• 6TH COASTAL HAZARDS SYMPOSIUM, and
• 3RD JCOMM SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL SYMPOSIUM ON STORM SURGES


Sponsorship is by the Liverpool Institute for Sustainable Coasts and Oceans (LISCO), the UK National Oceanography Centre, the Taylor Engineering Research Institute at the University of North Florida, Environment and Climate Change Canada and the WMO-IOC Joint Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM).


Key Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 30th March 2017

Full papers (optional) deadline: 30th August 2017


Further Information is here and and registration details will be available soon on the website: www.waveworkshop.org

 

 

 

Special session on real-time Quality Control of oceanographic data, OCEANS16 Monterey, CA, USA

A special session addressing the real-time quality control of oceanographic data will be arranged at the MTS/IEEE OCEANS’16 Monterey Bay, CA (see http://www.oceans16mtsieeemonterey.org). 

Specific topics sought include:

  1. Data management of QC information
  2. Emerging QC at cabled observatories
  3. Implementation of QARTOD tests
  4. Quality assurance standards
  5. Regional test thresholds
  6. Application of QC information to real-world solutions
  7. Case studies of challenging QC problems

Abstracts are due by April 22nd and should be identified as being submitted for the Real-Time QC special session. Full papers are due by July 15th.

 

 

 

Vacancy Notice for WMO Post on Marine & Ocean Observations and Data Management

WMO is recuiting Scientific Officer (P4) to support WMO-IOC Joint Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM) and the Commission for Basic Systems (CBS) activities related to marine meteorological and oceanographic observations and data management. Details can be found at WMO e-recruitment VN:1957.

Deadline for applications: 15 March 2016 

 

 

 

Call for abstracts: Fourth International Workshop on the Advances in the Use of Historical Marine Climate Data (MARCDAT-IV)

The Fourth International Workshop on the Advances in the Use of Historical Marine Climate Data (MARCDAT-IV) will be held at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK between the 18th and 22nd July 2016. Please see MARCDAT-IV for more details.

The workshop will be arranged around the following themes:

  1.     Data homogenization (benchmarking, bias adjustments, step change analysis, metadata)
  2.     Quantification and estimation of uncertainty
  3.     Data recovery and reprocessing (digitisation efforts and reprocessing of previously digitised data)
  4.     Reconstructing past climates
  5.     Integrating In-situ / satellite data sources
  6.     Consistency of the climate across domain (land, ocean, surface, subsurface, atmosphere) boundaries
  7.     The role of marine climate data in biological and ecosystem studies
  8.     Review of the 10-year action plan

Key Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 18th March 2016

Registration closes: 31st May 2016

 

 

 

     

Master Programme in Ocean Physics and Technology

The University of Naples Parthenope and University of Bologna organize a second level Master degree in

Ocean Physics and Technology

Please visit the web site for information: http://master.sincem.unibo.it/

Pre-registration is now open and it will close at the end of January 2016

 

 

Hosted by
UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE Oostende, Belgium