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n°53 - July 2012

IMBER news

  • MedSeA's mesocosm experiment in Corsica
    The Stareso Mesocosm Experiment (part of the IMBER-endorsed project MedSeA (Mediterranean Sea Acidification in a Changing Climate) is underway (4 June - 22 July 2012) at the Stareso Station located near Calvi in Corsica. Rad the blog to follow the experiement.
  • Don't miss IMBER IMBIZO lll (28-31 January 2013, Goa, India). Deadline for abstract submission is 15 July 2012.
    Keynote speakers are: Prof. Farooq Azam (SCRIPPS, USA), Dr. Denise Breitburg (Smithsonian Environmental Research Centre, USA), Dr. Curtis Deutsch (University of California, USA), Dr. John Kurien (Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, India)

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  IMBER meetings/special sessions

  • IMBER Needs assessment workshop for capacity development in the Asia-Pacific region (31 July - 4 August 2012, Shanghai, China)
     
     
    The State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research (SKLEC) at the East China Normal University (ECNU) will host a Capacity Development Needs Assessment workshop from 31 July to 4 August 2012. The workshop is organized by the IMBER Capacity Building Task Team (CBTT) and Regional Project Office (RPO), and is co-sponsored by IMBER, the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) and SKLEC.
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IMBER relevant meetings

  • ASLO 2012 Summer Meeting (8-13 July 2012, Lake Biwa, Japan). More info...
  • 21st International Radiocarbon Conference (9-13 July 2012, Paris, France). More info...
  • 12th International Coral Reef Symposium (9-13 July 2012, Cairns, Australia). More info…
  • XXXII SCAR Open Science Conference - Natural and anthropogenic forcing on the Antarctic and Southern Ocean climate system (13-25 July 2012, Portland, OR, USA). More info…
  • 2012 OCB Summer Workshop (16-19 July 2012, Woods Hole, MA, USA). More info…
  • International Institute for Fisheries Economics and Trade - IIFET's 16th biennial conference (16-20 July 2012, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania). More info…
  • Asia Oceania Geosciences Society AOGS - AGU (WPGM) Joint Assembly Meeting (13-17 August 2012, Sentosa Island, Singapore). More info…
  • 2nd International Workshop on Marine Aggregates (15-17 August 2012, Bremen, Germany). Registration deadline: 15 July 2012. More info…
  • Bjerknes Centre's Open Science Conference Climate Change in High Latitudes (3-6 September 2012, Bergen, Norway). More info...
  • Challenger Conference - Ocean Challenges in the 21st Century (3-6 September 2012, Norwich, UK). More info...
  • Time-series analysis in marine science and applications for industry (17-21 September 2012, Brest, France). More info…
  • Environmental Sensors 2012 (23-28 September 2012, Anglet, France). More info…
  • 3rd International Symposium on the Ocean in a High-COWorld (24-27 September 2012, Monterey, California, USA). More info…
  • AGU Chapman Conference The Agulhas System and its Role in Changing Ocean Circulation, Climate, and Marine Ecosystems (8-12 October 2012, Stellenbosch, South Africa). More info...
  • DISCCRS VII Symposium (13-20 October 2012, Colorado Springs, CO, USA). More info…
  • Open Science Symposium on Western Pacific Ocean Circulation and Climate (15-17 October 2012, Qingdao, China). Call for abstracts for Theme 5: Carbon cycling, biogeochemistry and ecosystem in the Western Pacific Ocean (WPO). More info…
  • MESOAQUA International Symposium Recent Achievements and Future Directions in Aquatic Mesocosm Research (16-19 October 2012, Heraklion, Crete). More info...
  • 2012 SCOR General Meeting (21-23 October 2012, Halifax, Canada). More info…
  • Joint ART-APECS Science Workshop (23-26 October 2012, Sopot, Poland). More info…
  • Pan Oceanic Remote Sensing Conference (5-9 November, 2012, Kerala, India). More info…
  • Annual International Conference on Geological & Earth Sciences (GEOS 2012) (3-4 December 2012, Singapore). More info…
  • AGU Fall Meeting (3-12 December 2012, San Francisco, CA, USA). More info…
  • Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference (21-23 January 2013, New Orleans, LA, USA). Abstract submission and registration is open! More info…
  • 4th North American Carbon Program All-Investigators Meeting (4-7 February 2013, Albuquerque, NM). Call for abstracts. More info… 
  • 4th PAGES Open Science Meeting (11-16 February 2013, Goa, India). Deadline for abstract submission: 8 September 2012. More info…
  • 2nd PAGES Young Scientists Meeting (11-12 February 2013, Goa, India). Deadline for abstract submission: 7 July 2012. More info…
  • 45th International Liege Colloquium on Ocean DynamicsThe variability of primary production in the ocean : from the synoptic to the global scale (13-17 May 2013, Liège, University Campus) Deadline for abstract submission: 15 January 2013. More info…
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IMBER publications

 
  • Comeau S., Gattuso J.-P., Jeffree R. and Gazeau F., 2012. Effect of carbonate chemistry manipulations on calcification, respiration, and excretion of a Mediterranean pteropod. Biogeosciences Discussions 9: 6169-6189. Article.
  • Friedland K D, Stock C, Drinkwater K F, Link J, Leaf R, Shank B,  Rose J, Pilskaln C H, and Fogarty M, 2012. Pathways between primary production and fisheries yields of Large Marine Ecosystems. PlosOne 7: e28945. doi:1371/journal.pone.0028945.
  • Gruber N, Hauri C, Lachkar Z, Loher D, Frölicher T, Plattner G-K. 2012. Rapid progression of ocean acidification in the California Current System. Science. Article.
  • Hardy K, Follett C, Burnett L, & Lema S, 2012. Gene transcripts encoding hypoxia-inducible factor (HIF) exhibit tissue- and muscle fiber type-dependent responses to hypoxia and hypercapnic hypoxia in the Atlantic blue crab, Callinectes sapidus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyArticle (subscription required).
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Funding and collaborative opportunities

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Early career scientist opportunities

  • OceanTeacher Academy Training Course: Marine and Coastal Atlas Development 2012 (5-9 November 2012, Oostende, Belgium)
    Application deadline: 20 July 2012
    More info… 
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  • The 3rd open call for research proposals for the European Space Agency's Changing Earth Network to fund nine 2-year postdoctoral researchers.
    Closing date: 24 August 2012.
    More info…
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  • MSC and PhD scholarships available for Southern Ocean Carbon and Climate Research.
    More info...
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  • The EuroMarine Training Catalogue - a database of degree programmes and training courses in marine sciences.
    More info...
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  • Marie Curie mobility calls for experienced researchers
    Deadline: 16 August 2012 at 17:00 (Brussels local time)
    More info…
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  • InterRidge Cruise Travel Bursaries - up to $2 000 to facilitate cruise participation
    Application deadline: 31 December 2012
    More info…
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Jobs

 

France

  • Postdoc - Modelling fish movements in response to environmental and physiological conditions, Ifremer, France
    Application deadline: 6 July 2012
    More info…

Germany

  • Postdoc - Fish ecology / ecophysiology, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), Germany
    Application deadline: 25 July 2012
    More info…
  • Postdoc - Early life stages / ecophysiology, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), Germany
    Application deadline: 25 July 2012
    More info…

USA

  • Postdoc - The impacts of climate change on ocean circulation, biogeochemistry and ecology, Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University
    More info…
  • Postdoc - Climate modeling and fisheries, Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University
    More info…
  • Postdoc - integrated natural/social science modelling, WHOI, Woods Hole, MA, USA
    More info…

Australia

  • Postdoc - Ocean circulation and global biogeochemical cycles, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales
    More info…
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Publications / Web resources

  • The report from the MED-SHIP workshop on designing a program for repeated oceanographic surveys in the Mediterranean Sea, Read the report.
  • EuroMarine Webinairs on a range of topics from short modules (5 min) to full lectures (45 min). More info...
  • National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC) NetCDF templates (Version 1). More info…
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Useful links

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Meetings / Conferences / Workshops

 
ClimECO3

Lectures will be broadcast online - registration information will be provided soon.

  • ClimECO3 (23-28 July 2012, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey)
 
IMBIZO III website

 

Register and submit your abstract before 15 July 2012. Only 120 participants will be accepted, so register now to avoid disappointment!