InterRidge promotes interdisciplinary, international studies of oceanic spreading centers by creating a global research community, planning and coordinating new science programs that no single nation can achieve alone, exchanging scientific information, and sharing new technologies and facilities. InterRidge is dedicated to reaching out to the public, scientists and governments, and to providing a unified voice for ocean ridge researchers worldwide.

2nd InterRidge International Workshop Circum-Antarctic Ridge

10/12/2015 01:17
10/15/2015 01:17
Asia/Shanghai

We are pleased to announce the 2nd InterRidge International Workshop on Circum-Antarctic
Ridge will be held at the Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI) in Songdo, Incheon,
Republic of Korea during October 12-15, 2015.

Please see attachment for details.
International convener:
Sung-Hyun PARK(shpark314@kopri.re.kr), Seung-Sep Kim, Anne Briais, Jian Lin, Charles Langmuir
Nobukazu Seama and Chunchui Tao

2015 SCOR Annual Meeting

12/07/2015 08:56
12/09/2015 18:56
Asia/Shanghai

7-9 December 2015
National Institute of Oceanography
Dona Paula, Goa, India

SCOR is focusing some activities on the Indian Ocean region in the period of 2015-2020, as part of the Second Indian Ocean Experiment. SCOR is co-sponsoring, with the International Oceanographic Commission and the government of India, a symposium in Goa during the week before the annual SCOR meeting (see http://www.IO50.incois.gov.in/).

Please refer to http://scor-int.org/SCOR_EC_2015.html for detail information.

MOR session at the Goldschmidt conference

08/16/2015 08:00
08/21/2015 20:00
Europe/Sarajevo

A MOR session 20c at Goldschmidt 2015 is orginized in Prague (August
16-21) entitled “Fluxed and Stretched – Making New Crust” (part of Theme
20: Mantle to Crust). The session covers crustal formation at mid-ocean
ridges, continental rifts and arcs, and aims to examine the differences
and commonalities between crust-forming processes in these different
tectonic settings; the full session description is pasted below. We hope
to see you there as contributors and/or in the audience.

Keynote: Mike Perfit
Invited Speakers: Tyrone Rooney (on Afar), Julian Pearce (on Izu Bonin -

Postdoctoral position in oceanography at the University of Bremen, Germany

The Research Center / Cluster of Excellence MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences at the University of Bremen, Germany, is looking to fill a postdoctoral position in small scale ocean and sediment modelling in the framework of the EU Joint Programming Initiative Healthy and Productive Seas and Oceans (JPI Oceans) Joint Action: Ecological Aspects of Deep-Sea Mining, Work Package Sediment plume dilution and dispersion Details can be found under reference number A7/15 at http://www.marum.de/Stellenangebote.html or http://www.uni-bremen.de/universitaet/die-uni-als-arbeitgeber/offene-

Two students are awarded Cruise Bursaries to participate the VESPA cruise

Two students, Mederic Amman (University of Strasbourg, France) and Nina Jordan (University of Leicester, UK), are awarded the InterRidge Cruise Bursaries to participate the VESPAN Cruise in May-June 2015. The interRidge office would like to thank the PIs  Nick Mortimer and Martin Patriat for providing opportunity to students to gain first-hand experience on board. 

POGO-SCOR Visiting Fellowship 2015 Programme

The Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans (POGO) is pleased to announce that the POGO-SCOR Visiting Fellowship programme for 2015 is now open for applications. The deadline for applications is 31 March 2015.

2015 Student and Postdoc fellowship

The InterRidge Office is calling proposals for 2015 fellowships. Please visit http://www.interridge.org/fellowship/2015 for details.

2015 International Ocean Colour Science Meeting: 2nd Announcement

06/15/2015 02:03
06/18/2015 02:03
Asia/Shanghai

Abstract submission for the 2015 International Ocean Colour Science meeting is now open. The meeting will take place in San Francisco, California from 15 - 18 June 2015, and will be convened by the International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG) in partnership with, and thanks to sponsorship from NASA and NOAA, with additional sponsorship from EUMETSAT, ESA and CNES. On behalf of the Scientific Planning Committee, we encourage you to register, and to submit an abstract for a poster presentation (see http://iocs.ioccg.org/).

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015 Vienna | Austria | 12 – 17 April 2015

The EGU General Assembly 2015 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience.

Please refer to http://www.egu2015.eu/home.html for details