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Hereafter is the programme of the Final JGOFS Open Science Conference,
including all plenary oral presentations. (October 2003)

An alternate version is available in pdf format.

(click on the title to see a pdf version of a presentation)


 

 Sunday 4 May, 17:30-19:30
JGOFS Reception and Early Registration
US National Academy of Sciences
 
 Monday 5 May 2003, 08:30-09:00
WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
Hugh Ducklow Introductory remarks on behalf of the OSC Organizing Committee
Mark Abbott Introductory remarks on behalf of the U.S. JGOFS Steering Committee
 
Monday 5 May 2003, 09:00-12:00
Plenary Session I OCEAN COLOR TO OCEAN DYNAMICS
(Chair: Trevor Platt)
Mark Abbott Reenvisioning the Ocean: The View from Space
Dave Siegel Commentary
Rik Wanninkhof Constraining Fluxes at the Top: Advances in Quantifying Air-Sea Carbon Dioxide Fluxes during the JGOFS Decade
Dick Feely Commentary
Nicolas Gruber Storage of Carbon in the Oceans: Observational Constraints
Nick Bates Commentary
 
Monday 5 May 2003, 13:00-15:00
Plenary Session II JGOFS CONNECTIONS
(Chair: Robert Anderson)
Carl Wunsch WOCE - Links to JGOFS Biogeochemistry
Roger Harris GLOBEC - Links to JGOFS Biogeochemistry
Peter Liss SOLAS - Links to JGOFS Biogeochemistry
 
Poster Session I Monday 5 May 2003, 15:30-17:30
Theme 1: Carbon Dioxide - Chair: Bronte Tilbrook
Theme 2: Ocean Color - Chair: Mary-Elena Carr
Region 1: North Atlantic - Chair: Véronique Garçon
Region 2: Equatorial Pacific - Chair: Robert Le Borgne
Region 3: North Pacific - Chair: Toshiro Saino
 
Tuesday 6 May 2003, 08:30-13:00
Plenary Session III ECOSYSTEM STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS
(Chair: Bernt Zeitzschel)
Tony Michaels Does Biological Community Structure Influence Biogeochemical Fluxes? JGOFS Says Yes! (aka. YO!)
Deborah Steinberg Commentary
Hein de Baar Co-limitation of Major Phytoplankton Groups by Light and Multiple Nutrients as Control of the Marine Carbon Cycle
Ed Laws Commentary
Richard Lampitt Linking Surface Ocean and the Deep Sea
Susanne Neuer Commentary
Corinne Le Quéré Climate Sensitivity: What Observations Tell Us about Model Predictions
Jorge Sarmiento Commentary
 
Tuesday 6 May 2003, 14:30-16:00
Plenary Session IV OCEAN MARGINS AND BENTHIC PROCESSES
(Chair: Kon-Kee Liu)
Liana Talaue-McManus Examining Human Impacts on Global Biogeochemical Cycling Via the Coastal Zone and Ocean Margins
Rick Jahnke Benthic Processes
Thomas Pedersen Seeing the Past through JGOFS Spectacles
 
Poster Session II Tuesday 6 May 2003, 16:30-18:30
Theme 1: Plankton Community Structure - Chair: Renato Quiñones
Theme 2: Euphotic Zone Production/Export - Chair: Patrick Monfray
Theme 3: Time-Series Studies - Chair: Tony Knap
Region 1: Ocean Margins - Chair: Huasheng Hong
 
Wednesday 7 May 2003, 08:30-10:30
Plenary Session V DATA ASSIMILATION AND MODELLING
(Chair: John Steele)
Andreas Oschlies Modelling Biogeochemical Fluxes in the Ocean - How Far Have We Gotten?
Dennis McGillicuddy The Internal Weather of the Sea and its Influences on Ocean Biogeochemistry: Findings from JGOFS Studies
Reiner Schlitzer Using Inverse Models to Estimate Biogeochemical Fluxes Achievements and Limitations
 
Wednesday 7 May 2003, 11:00-13:00
Plenary Session VI HIGHLIGHTS OF THE JGOFS ERA
(Chair: John Field)
Phil Boyd Iron Limitation
Ken Buesseler The Life and Times of Marine Particles: the JGOFS Story
Tommy Dickey New Technologies and their Roles in Advancing Biogeochemical Science during the JGOFS Era
 
Wednesday 7 May 2003, 14:30-15:30
Plenary Session VII FUTURE PROGRAMS
(Chair: Peter Burkill)
Julie Hall Ocean Futures in Biogeochemistry
Larry Atkinson Role of Ocean Observing Systems in Ocean Research
Will Steffen Oceans in the Earth System: Sailing into the Sea of Excitement
 
Poster Session III Wednesday 7 May 2003, 15:30-17:30
Theme 1: Mesopelagic - Chair: Richard Lampitt
Theme 2: Deep Ocean/Benthos/Paleoceanography - Chair: Anitra Ingalls
Theme 3: Global Synthesis/Ecosystem Modeling - Chair: Scott Doney
Region 1: Arabian Sea - Chair: Sharon Smith
Region 2: Southern Ocean - Chair: Paul Tréguer
 
Wednesday 7 May 2003, 18:00-19:30
Keynote Lecture Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Baird Auditorium
Global Climate Policy: Where is the World Headed?
Speaker: Carol M. Browner
 
Wednesday 7 May 2003, 19:30-21:00
Reception Museum Rotunda
 
Thursday 8 May 2003, 8:30-12:15
Plenary Session VIII OCEAN DYNAMICS IN EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE
(Chair: Hugh Ducklow)
Peter Brewer Why and How We Created JGOFS and the Lessons Learned
James McCarthy Why and How We Created JGOFS and the Lessons Learned
Berrien Moore III Ocean Biogeochemistry in the Earth System
David Karl JGOFS Accomplishments and New Challenges
Mark Abbott Commentary
Margaret Leinen Epilogue

 


 

The plenary talks are now on line on the U.S. JGOFS web site. (June 2003)

 


 

Second Announcement (October 2002) 

OSC banner - USJGOFS

New webpages have been set up on the the US-JGOFS website including:
- the complete OSC programme
- all details for the OSC registration
- all details for hotel registration
- an electronic version (pdf format) of the invitation brochure
- and all additional information you might need.

Please do not hesitate to register as soon as possible and to contact either the JGOFS IPO or the U.S. JGOFS Office.

 


 

First Announcement (June 2002

Final JGOFS Open Science Conference
"A Sea of Change: JGOFS Accomplishments and the Future of Ocean Biogeochemistry"

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Programme will be announced soon.
Check this page or the US-JGOFS website for further information as it becomes available.

 


 

Preliminary Announcement (January 2002)

Final JGOFS Open Science Conference
"A Sea of Change: JGOFS Accomplishments and the Future of Ocean Biogeochemistry"

May 5-8, 2003, U.S. National Academy of Sciences, Washington DC, USA

Scientific Programme Committee
Véronique Garçon, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
Peter Haugan, Universitetet i Bergen, Norway
David Karl, University of Hawaii, USA
Kon-Kee Liu, National Taiwan University, R.o.China - Taiwan
Deborah Steinberg (Chair) , Virginia Institute of Marine Science, USA
Bronte Tilbrook, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research, Australia

Local Organizing Committee
Mark Abbott, U.S. JGOFS SSC Chair
Mardi Bowles, U.S. JGOFS Planning Office
Ken Buesseler, U.S. JGOFS Planning Office
Hugh Ducklow, International JGOFS SSC Chair
Elizabeth Gross, Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research
Roger Hanson, JGOFS International Project Office
Mary Zawoysky, U.S. JGOFS Planning Office

 

Programme will be announced soon.
Check again this page or the US-JGOFS website for further information as it becomes available.

 


last updated 16.10.2003


 

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