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Tenth MONGOOS Workshop and General Assembly 2021 - 26-28 October Digital event

The OBJECTIVE OF THE WORKSHOP is to integrate science-based knowledge and to promote solution-oriented research in the Mediterranean Sea. Established in 2012, this year's workshop marks the 10th anniversary of MONGOOS.   PROGRAMME - The workshop is a 2-day online event, organised around oral presentations, poster exhibitions and informal discussions. The workshop language is English. Registration and further information will be available from the 1st of September. ...

2 PhD positions in Environmental Life Sciences co-sponsored by OGS and UniTS

The National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics - OGS and the University of Trieste are issuing a call for applications to 2 PhD positions in Environmental Life Sciences (Cycle XXXVII - Academic year 2021-2022). Both positions come with scholarship and will be carried out at the Division of Oceanography of the OGS. Applications close on June 7th, 2021 at 13.00 CET. More information on deadlines and admissions at ...

PhD position in EARTH SCIENCE, FLUID-MECHANICS AND MATHEMATICS. INTERACTION AND METHODS

The National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics - OGS and the University of Trieste are issuing a call for applications to 1 PhD positions in EARTH SCIENCE, FLUID-MECHANICS AND MATHEMATICS. INTERACTION AND METHODS  (Cycle XXXVII - Academic year 2021-2022). The positions come with scholarship and will be carried out at the Division of Oceanography of the OGS.    Applications close on  June 7th, 2021 at 13.00 CET .  More...

Understanding the benefits and Implementing Operational Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting Systems

Mercator Ocean international, the Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) and the Expert Team on Operational Ocean Forecasting Systems  (ETOOFS) under the auspices of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO) and the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), are hosting a high-level event on ‘ Understanding the benefits and Implementing Operational Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting Systems ' in June 2021. Amidst the publication of an ETOOFS guide on...

Open position of Marine Autonomous Vehicles Project Director (H2020 GROOM II project)

H2020 GROOM II project for a European Research Infrastructure for Marine Autonomous Vehicles (AUVs) is offering a job position as Project Director .  Application deadline : 15th March 2021 Job location : Paris (flexible) Job duration : 2 years (could be extended) Employing organisation : Armines, Paris  https://www.armines.net/europe/ Short description about the role Project Director for a European Research...

Open position for research fellowship 'Study of the evolution of chlorophyll fronts through high resolution models, HF radars and data assimilation” at LAMMA-CNR and OGS.

An open position for a research fellowship on the topic " Study of the evolution of chlorophyll fronts through high resolution models, HF radars and data assimilation" is available at LAMMA-CNR Consortium (Florence, Italy), in collaboration with OGS (National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics). To assess the impact of anthropogenic pollutants on marine and coastal ecosystems (including HNS, plastic marine litter, organic micropollutants, etc.) a large number of...

Ninth MONGOOS meeting & Workshop, November 24-26, 2020 Virtual

The General Assembly of the Mediterranean Operational Network for the Global Ocean Observing System (MONGOOS), will take place online on 26 November. A two-day workshop will be organized prior to the assembly on 24-25 November to discuss new ocean observing approaches. This year 2020 the workshop is organized by Laurent Coppola and the MONGOOS Observation Working Group Team.

Eighth MonGOOS Meeting & Workshop December 3-5, 2019 Trieste

The Annual General Assembly of MonGOOS will take place in Trieste, Italy. A one-day workshop will be organized prior to the General meeting (afernoon of 3 December and morning of 4 December) to discuss 'Modelling and observations in the coastal Mediterraneal Sea: Physical and Biogeochemical Process'. Register here:  https://forms.gle/2LzHpm9wv12VT9TP8

MonGOOS Workshop 2018

MonGOOS Workshop 4th-5th December 2018. Genoa, Italy " Operational Oceanography Downstream Services " Download Brochure      Download Agenda Understanding marine dynamics and its impact in several socioeconomic sectors is a key element for the development of Blue economy at the Mediterranean. To achieve this goal, obtaining high quality data is mandatory, but not sufficient. Downstream services convert this data into useful information and...

VII MonGOOS Annual Meeting (Genoa, Italy. 5-6 December 2018)

VII MonGOOS Annual Assembly  Genoa, Italy. 5th-6th December 2018 2018 Annual Assembly will take place at the Aquarium site, in Genoa, from 4th to 6th of December. On this ocassion the meeting will be co-organized  with EMODNET Physics and co-sponsored by GEO Blue Planet and CMEMS The afternoon of the first day (4th) and the morning of the second day (5th) will be dedicated to a " Workshop on Operational Oceanography Downstream Services and Applications ...

MonGOOS Science and Strategy Plan

MonGOOS Science and Strategy Plan The MonGOOS Science and Strategy Plan has been published.The document has the objective of reviewing the present status of the Mediterranean Sea Oceanographic system, analyzing the existing gaps and deficiencies, and proposing ways forward. It is the result of the contribution of the main institutions working in the area, coordinated within the framework of MonGOOS, the GOOS Regional Alliance of GOOS for the Mediterranean. The MonGOOS ...

MESCAT project on GOOS web site

The Mediterranean Sea-Level Change and Tsunamis (MESCAT) GRA pilot project is now referenced on GOOS web site: http://www.goosocean.org/index.php?option=com_oe&task=viewDocumentRecord&docID=20103 The presentation on the MESCAT project proposal is also available from this link.  

Measuring the sea: the start was in the Aegean, Marmara Sea and Bosporus

Measuring the Sea: Marsili's Oceanographic Cruise (1679–80) and the Roots of Oceanography Take your time to read this article on Count Luigi Ferdinando Marsili's Oceanoographic Cruise realized between 1679 and 1680. During this jurney the first in situ measurements of seawater density that referred to a geographical position at sea and time of the year were carried out in the Adriatic Sea, Aegean Sea, Marmara Sea, and the Bosporus. Not only was this the first investigation with...

VI MonGOOS Annual Meeting (Athens, Greece. 14,15, 16 November 2017)

VI MonGOOS Annual Assembly Athens, Greece. November 14th, 15th 16th, 2017 2017 MONGOOS Annual Assembly took place in Athens, Greece 14th, 15th and 16th of November 2016. The meeting was  hosted by the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR) . The first day (14th November) was dedicated to the workshop on  " Mediterranean Sea Observing System"   as agreed in the previous MONGOOS Assembly. Venue The Assembly was held at the ...

MonGOOS Workshop 2017

MonGOOS Workshop November 14 2017. Athens, Greece Mediterranean Sea Observing System Download Brochure Monitoring the Mediterranean Sea with in-situ instrumentation is a vital endeavour to face the challenges in the region: climate change, coastal erosion, water quality, etc... During the last decades, different institutions have implemented measuring networks and programmes, today integrated in the MONGOOS data center: http://www.mongoos.eu/data-center ...

OceanObs19

  Organizers of OceanObs'19 are seeking experts to join its Program Committee (PC), which will shape the agenda and outcomes of the conference set for September 16-20, 2019 at the Honolulu Convention Center, in Honolulu, HI, USA. Nominations or self-nominations are welcome for OceanObs'19 program committee members until October 15, 2017. Please fill out the linked form and submit a one-page CV of the nominee to   info@oceanobs19.net . Purpose and Time...

Eighth GOOS Regional Alliance Forum Meeting

 VIII GOOS Regional Forum Meeting 5 - 7 September 2017 National University of Singapore, Singapore The Eighth Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) Regional Alliances Forum will be held 5, 6, 7 September 2017 in Singapore. MonGOOS will be represented by Giovanni Coppini, MonGOOS  co-chair. The GRAs Forum will bring together the GOOS regions to discuss progress and further integration for the next biennium . GOOS Regional Alliances will exchange on...

Kostas Nittis Medal 2017

KOSTAS NITTIS MEDAL ANNOUNCEMENT The call for the third EuroGOOS Kostas Nittis Medal is now open. The medal is accompained by a  grant amounting to € 3,000 aim to support the participation of young researchers and marine professionals in relevant conferences and events. The awardee is given a chance to present their research or technology at relevant events, building a professional network, gaining real life experience and reaching out to potential partners and/or...

V MonGOOS Meeting (Split, Croatia. 15, 16, 17 November 2016)

V MonGOOS Annual Assemby Split, Croatia November 15, 16 and 17 2016 MONGOOS Annual Assembly took place in Split, Croatia 15th, 16th and 17th of November 2016. The meeting was  hosted by the Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries . The first day (15th November) was dedicated to the workshop on  " Advances in oceanographic modelling in the Mediterranean Sea"   as agreed in the last MONGOOS Assembly. MEETING AGENDA DOWNLOAD AGENDA...