Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves August 17, 2012


Tuesday, August 21, 3pm, Burt 193. Physics of Oceans and Atmospheres Seminar. Brian Dushaw, APL/Univ. of Washington: "On the Predictability of Mode-1 Internal Tides".

Thursday, August 23rd, 10am, Burt 193. Tony H. Grubesic, Ph.D., Associate Professor, College of Information Science and Technology at Drexel University and candidate for the position in Geospatial Intelligence & Planning:  "Critical Infrastructure Vulnerability:  A Geospatial Perspective"

Tuesday, August 28, 3pm, Burt 193. Physics of Oceans and Atmospheres Seminar. Dr. Dwi Susanto, Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University: "TBA".

2012 CEOAS REU Symposium #2


Funding Opportunities

NSF Earth Sciences: Critical Zone Observatory National Office This solicitation calls for proposals to establish a Critical Zone Observatory National Office (CZO-NO) to facilitate activities of the network of Critical Zone Observatories. The CZO-NO will facilitate coordination of research and educational programs of the CZO network and provide a centralized entity, which will represent the CZO network with the scientific community and the public. $350K per year for up to 4 years. Due 7/16/13. http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2012/nsf12595/nsf12595.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=click

NSF: Coastal SEES Coastal SEES is focused on the sustainability of coastal systems. A major challenge is to understand the dynamics of this coupled human-natural system in order to inform societal decisions about the uses of coastal systems, including for economic, aesthetic, recreational, research, and conservation purposes. Due 1/17/13. http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2012/nsf12594/nsf12594.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=click

2012 Oregon Sea Grant Scholars Day Symposium

October 8, 2012, Oregon State University, Memorial Union Joyce Powell Leadership Center Journey Room. Oregon Sea Grant will hold its inaugural Scholars Day Symposium on October 8th, 2012.  Join us for posters and presentations by students currently supported by Oregon Sea Grant’s marine and coastal science programs, which link research, education, extension, fellowship, and communications. This inter-departmental and inter-institutional event will enhance dialogue related to Oregon Sea Grant’s mission to develop and support an integrated program of research, public engagement and education that helps people understand, rationally use, and conserve marine and coastal resources.

Questions: seagrant.admin@oregonstate.edu

7th Annual BioResearch Product Faire coming to Oregon State University, Corvallis.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012, Women's Building Lobby, 10:00am-2:30pm. Free event, refreshments provided. For more details: http://www.biotech-calendar.com/showinfo/poster.php?showcode=OrStU12

CEOAS Coffee Service- REMINDER

Coffee service in the CEOAS Admin lounge is open to all CEOAS folks, and we encourage you to stop by, enjoy the lounge and use it as a gathering place to converse with colleagues or just sit and relax. Our coffee service is self supporting and we need to collect enough regularly to buy coffee, tea, hot chocolate, apple cider packets, cups, creamer, sweeteners, etc. Cups are a major expense, so bring your own mug when you can!

R/V Oceanus

Toomey, D/Oregon        Cascadia Initiative          

Dep: 13 Aug 12 Newport         NP09    45N/125W   Douglas R. Toomey    

Arr: 28 Aug 12 Newport         NP09    45N/125W

Dmo: 29 Aug 12

Toomey, D/Oregon        Cascadia Initiative         

Dep: 30 Aug 12 Newport         NP09    45N/125W   Douglas R. Toomey     

Arr: 07 Sep 12 Newport         NP09    45N/125W

Dmo: 08 Sep 12

Toomey, D/Oregon        Cascadia Initiative              

Dep: 09 Sep 12 Newport         NP09    45N/125W     Anne M. Trehu        

Arr: 22 Sep 12 Newport         NP09    45N/125W

Dmo: 23 Sep 12

Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

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Photo of the Week

photo of the week
Both photos were taken this past week as Oceanus and Elakha were dry, undergoing unscheduled repairs. Oceanus is expected to be in service on 8/20 and Elakha should be back in business on 8/17.

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