Ocean Sciences

Abstract submission deadline: 2 August 23:59 EDT/03:59 +1 GMT.


OS001. Altimetry in the Coastal Zone: Techniques, Applications and Synergies with Models


Jerome Benveniste, European Space Agency/ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, Cheinway Hwang, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, Villy Kourafalou, U. Miami, RSMAS, Miami, United States and Stefano Vignudelli, Consiglio Nazionale Delle Ricerca, Pisa, Italy
OS002. Carbon and Nutrient Cycling and Transport at the Land-Ocean interface: Current understanding and future research directions

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Wei-Jun Cai, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, United States, Hanqin Tian, Auburn University at Montgomery, Montgomery, AL, United States, Marjorie A. M. Friedrichs, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA, United States and Pierre A. G. Regnier, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Department of Geosciences, Environment, and Society, Brussel, Belgium
OS003. Current Perspectives on Biogeochemistry and Socioeconomics of Groundwater–Surface Water Interactions in the Gulf Coast Region

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Natasha T Dimova, University of Alabama, Geological Sciences, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States and Daniel Montiel, University of Alabama, Geological Sciences, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States
OS004. Flood Resilience - End-To-End Predictive Model Architectures, Morphing from Research to Operations to Applications and Services.


Alan F Blumberg, Stevens Institute of Technology, Davidson Laboratory, Deptartment of Civil, Environmental and Ocean Engineering, Union City, NJ, United States and Leonard Pietrafesa, Coastal Carolina University, School of Coastal and Marine Systems Science, Conway, SC, United States
OS005. Gas hydrate environments: genesis, stability, and influence on seafloor morphology and the biosphere.

(Possible Alternate Format)


Glen Tritch Snyder1, Saulwood Lin2, Nabil Sultan3 and Ryo Matsumoto1, (1)Meiji University, Gas Hydrate Laboratory, Kawasaki, Japan(2)NTU National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan(3)IFREMER, Geosciences Marines, Plouzané, France
OS006. General Biological and Chemical Oceanography


Victoria Coles, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Horn Point Laboratory, Cambridge, MD, United States and Heidi M Sosik, Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System, Sarasota, FL, United States
OS007. General Oceanography


Charles Nittrouer, University of Washington, School of Oceanography, Seattle, WA, United States and Aaron T Fricke, University of Washington, School of Oceanography, Seattle, WA, United States
OS008. Geological, Oceanographic, and Biological Processes of the Western Pacific Convergent Margins and Trenches


Jian Lin, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Woods Hole, MA, United States, Robert J Stern, Univ Texas Dallas, Richardson, TX, United States, Yasuhiko Ohara, Hydrographic and Oceanographic Department of Japan, Tokyo, Japan and Chuanlun Zhang, Southern University of Science & Technology, Shenzhen, China
OS009. High-Resolution Coupled and Uncoupled Atmosphere-Ice-Ocean Modeling for Short-Range to Seasonal Forecasting


James G Richman, Florida State University, COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Carolyn A. Reynolds, Naval Research Lab Monterey, Marine Meteorology, Monterey, CA, United States, James L Kinter, George Mason University Fairfax, Fairfax, VA, United States and Eric Chassignet, Florida State University, Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Tallahassee, FL, United States
OS010. Hydrocarbon Transport in the Geo-, Hydro-, and Atmo- spheres


Alex Barnard, University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States, Hiroshi Fukuoka, Niigata University, Research Institute for Natural Hazards and Disaster Recovery, Niigata, Japan, Ira Leifer, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States and Martin Scherwath, Ocean Networks Canada, Victoria, BC, Canada
OS011. Linking laboratory experiments and numerical models of gas hydrates with field-scale observations


Kristopher Darnell, University of Texas at Austin, Institute for Geophysics, Austin, TX, United States; University of Texas at Austin, Department of Geological Sciences, Austin, TX, United States, Kehua You, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, United States, Sheng Dai, Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Atlanta, GA, United States and David Goldberg, Lamont-Doherty Earth Obs, Palisades, NY, United States
OS012. Munitions in underwater environments


Joe Calantoni, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, Jack Anthony Puleo, Univ of DE-Civil & Envir Engrg, Newark, DE, United States; University of Delaware, Center for Applied Coastal Research, Newark, DE, United States, Brian Todd Hefner, Applied Physics Laboratory University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States and Shawn F. Johnson, Applied Research Laboratory, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, United States
OS013. Naturally occuring gas hydrates


Seth S Haines, US Geological Survey, Denver, CO, United States, Warren T Wood, John C. Stennis Space Center, Geology and Geophysics, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, Jess Irene Tsahai Hillman, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany and Timothy S Collett, USGS Central Region Offices Denver, Denver, CO, United States
OS014. New Perspectives on Seafloor Morphology and Geophysical Properties


Paul A Elmore, John C. Stennis Space Center, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, Vicki Lynn Ferrini, Lamont -Doherty Earth Observatory, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Palisades, NY, United States, Rochelle Anne Wigley, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Durham, NH, United States and Warren T Wood, John C. Stennis Space Center, Geology and Geophysics, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States
OS015. Numerical Model Performance Metrics


James D Dykes1, Andrea C Mask2, Maria K. Flatau1 and Charles E Skupniewicz3, (1)US Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, United States(2)Naval Oceanographic Office, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States(3)Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center, Monterey, CA, United States
OS016. Ocean salinity and its role in ocean dynamics and the water cycle


Paul James Durack, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States, Kyla Drushka, Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States, Gary S E Lagerloef, Earth and Space Research, Seattle, WA, United States and Tong Lee, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States
OS017. Rachel Carson Lecture


Eileen E Hofmann, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, United States and Lynne D Talley, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States
OS018. Real-Time Quality Control of Oceanographic Data


Mark Bushnell, CoastalObsTechServices, Virginia Beach, VA, United States, Eugene F Burger, NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States and Jay Pearlman, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
OS019. Relationship between the Upper Ocean Processes and Air-sea Interactions between Maritime Continent and the South China Sea at Multi-timescale


Dongxiao Wang1, Xin Wang1, Wen Zhou2 and Lei Yang1, (1)SCSIO South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China(2)City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
OS020. Seafloor Mapping - Progress, Discoveries, Applications, and Collaborations


Kim Picard, Geoscience Australia, Canberra, ACT, Australia, Maria T Judge, Geological Survey of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, Samuel Y Johnson, USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, United States and Vaughn Barrie, Geological Survey of Canada Sidney, Sidney, BC, Canada
OS021. Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flooding


Benjamin Hamlington, Old Dominion University, Ocean, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, Norfolk, VA, United States, Philip R Thompson, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, United States, Emily A. Smith, NOAA Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States and Felix W Landerer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States
OS022. Serpentinite Materials: From Mantle to Microbes and Everything In Between


Jeffrey G Ryan, University of South Florida Tampa, Tampa, FL, United States, Brandi Kiel Reese, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX, United States, Catriona Dorothy Menzies, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO14, United Kingdom and Charles Geoffrey Wheat, University of Alaska Fairbanks, IMS, Fairbanks, AK, United States
OS023. The contribution of ocean drilling to understanding the Cenozoic tectonics and climate history of the Indian Ocean and environs


Kevin T Pickering, University College London, London, United Kingdom and Peter Dominic Clift, Louisiana State University, Geology and Geophysics, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
OS024. The Contribution of Scientific Drilling on the Study of Methane Hydrates


Timothy S Collett, US Geological Survey, Denver, CO, United States, Ray Boswell, U.S. Department of Energy - National Energy Technology Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA, United States, Pushpendra Kumar, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd., Navi Mumbai, India and Yasuhiro Yamada, JAMSTEC Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Kanagawa, Japan
OS025. Translating Arctic Ocean Science to Policy: Exploring the value of Ocean Observations for Policy and Decision Making

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Monique Baskin, NOAA Climate Program Office, Silver Spring, MD, United States and Henry Huntington, Self Employed, Washington, DC, United States
A031. Coupled processes of environmental prediction models


Sue Chen1, Neil P Barton1, Richard Allard2 and E. Joseph Metzger3, (1)Naval Research Lab Monterey, Marine Meteorology, Monterey, CA, United States(2)Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States(3)John C. Stennis Space Center, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States
A042. Extratropical and High-latitude Storms, Teleconnections, Extreme Weather, and the Changing Polar Climate


Xiangdong Zhang, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, United States, Kent Moore, University of Toronto, Physics, Toronto, ON, Canada and James E Overland, NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States
A072. North Atlantic Climate Variability: Mechanisms, Predictability and Impacts


Katinka Bellomo, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Melissa Gervais, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, Lisa Murphy Goes, University of Miami, Miami, FL, United States and Jian Zhao, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, United States
A078. Ocean-Atmosphere Coupling Over the North Atlantic: Processes, Global Teleconnections and Predictability


Thomas Reichler, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, Yannick Peings, University of California Irvine, Earth System Science, Irvine, CA, United States, Rym Msadek, GFDL/NOAA Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States and Nour-Eddine Omrani, University of Bergen and Bjerknes Centre, Geophysical Institute, Bergen, Norway
C004. Altimetry of the polar regions


Andrew Shepherd, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2, United Kingdom, Helen Amanda Fricker, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States, Sinéad Louise Farrell, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States and Walter H F Smith, NOAA College Park, College Park, MD, United States
C025. Polar Climate: Processes & Predictability


Hansi Alice Singh, University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA, United States, Cecilia M Bitz, Univ of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States, Sarah Purkey, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States and Jeremy Garmeson Fyke, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States
C030. Records of Post-LGM Antarctic Ice Sheet Contraction


Philip J Bart, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States, Slawek M Tulaczyk, University of California Santa Cruz, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Santa Cruz, CA, United States and Julia S Wellner, University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States
C039. The Looming Gap in Microwave Radiometer Coverage and its Potential Impact on Climate Records


David W Gallaher, National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, CO, United States and Stan Wilson, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
EP048. The Interplay of Cohesive Sediment Dynamics and Hydrodynamics in the Coastal Riverine Zone to the Outer Reaches of the Continental Shelf


Allen H Reed, Naval Research Lab Stennis Space Center, Seafloor Sciences Branch, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, Jason Jolliff, US Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, United States, Andrew James Manning, HR Wallingford Ltd, Coasts & Estuaries Group, Wallingford, United Kingdom and Daniel R Parsons, University of Hull, Hull, HU6, United Kingdom
G008. Glacial Isostasy, Sea Level and Earth System Evolution


Ben Horton, Nanyang Technological University, Asian School of the Environment, Singapore, Singapore; Rutgers University, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ, United States and W Richard Peltier, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
GC011. Carbon feedbacks in Earth’s climate system: using ocean and land variability to diagnose critical carbon cycle processes


Ashley Ballantyne, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, United States, Tatiana Ilyina, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany, Benjamin Poulter, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, United States and Ana Bastos, LSCE Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement, Gif-Sur-Yvette Cedex, France
GC028. Earth’s energy imbalance and energy flows through the climate system


Seiji Kato, NASA Langley Research Ctr, Hampton, VA, United States, Karina von Schuckmann, Mercator Océan, Ramonville-Saint-Agne, France, Tristan L'Ecuyer, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, United States and Kevin E Trenberth, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
GC029. Environmental research infrastructures as tools to address global challenges


Francisco Bonet-García, University of Granada, Granada, Spain, Tina Andrea Dohna, MARUM - University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany, Philippe Ciais, LSCE Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement, Gif-Sur-Yvette Cedex, France and Michael Mirtl, Austrian Environment Agency, Vienna, Austria
GC049. Mechanisms and Impacts of Natural and Anthropogenic Tropical Pacific Decadal Variations and Trends


Matthew Newman, University of Colorado/CIRES and NOAA/ESRL/PSD, Boulder, CO, United States, Kristopher B Karnauskas, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, Kim M Cobb, Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Atlanta, GA, United States and Andrew Thorne Wittenberg, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States
GC054. Observation and Modeling of Processes and Feedbacks Contributing to Arctic Amplification and Its Global Linkages


Wieslaw Maslowski1, Scott Harper2, Renu Joseph3 and Timothy P Stanton1, (1)Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, United States(2)Office Naval Research, Arlington, VA, United States(3)Department of Energy Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States
GC078. The 2nd State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR-2): A Special Assessment of the Last Decade of Carbon Cycle Science in North America and Adjoining Oceans

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Gyami Shrestha, US Carbon Cycle Science Program, Washington, DC, United States, Nancy Cavallaro, USDA Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States, Zhiliang Zhu, USGS, Reston, VA, United States and Karina V Schafer, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States
H029. Characterization, Modeling, and Remediation of Carbonate and Karst Systems in a Changing Environment


Zexuan Xu, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Climate and Ecosystem Science Division, Berkeley, CA, United States, Nicolas Massei, University of Rouen-Normandy, Continental and Coastal Morphodynamics Laboratory, Mont Saint Aignan, France, Ingrid Yamill Padilla, University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, Mayaguez, PR, United States and Bill Xiaolong Hu, Jinan University, Institute of Groundwater and Earth Sciences, Guangzhou, China
IN050. Quality and Trustworthiness of Earth Science Data

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Yaxing Wei, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, Steven J Worley, National Center for Atmospheric Research, CISL/DSS, Boulder, CO, United States and Ge Peng, NC State University and NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, North Carolina (CICS-NC), Asheville, NC, United States
IN054. Space Weather and Earth Informatics


Alemayehu Mengesha Cherkos II, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Atalay Ayele, Addis Ababa University, Institute of Geophysics, Space Science, and Astronomy, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
NG007. Geophysical Fluid Dynamics


Michael Le Bars, CNRS, Paris Cedex 16, France, Claudia Cenedese, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, United States and Michael A Calkins, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
NG011. Stochastic Modelling in Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Dynamics


Paul Williams, University of Reading, Meteorology, Reading, United Kingdom, Cecile Penland, NOAA Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, Juan M Restrepo, Oregon State University, Mathematics, Corvallis, OR, United States and Aneesh Subramanian, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
NH013. Global Navigation and Constellation Satellite Systems for Geocience and Natural Hazards

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Y Tony Song, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Tonie M van Dam, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Shuanggen Jin, Shanghai Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China and Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University, Orange, CA, United States
P014. From the Earth to the Moons: Ice-ocean systems on Earth and Ocean Worlds


Catherine C Walker, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Britney E Schmidt, Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus, Atlanta, GA, United States, Kelly M Brunt, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States and Justin C Burton, Emory University, Physics, Atlanta, GA, United States
P019. Investigating mineral-organic interactions relevant to astrobiological systems on Mars and other planetary bodies


David S Holmes1,2, Scott M Perl3,4, Jorge Valdés5 and Laura M Barge4, (1)Fundación Ciencia & Vida, Center for Bioinformatics and Genome Biology, Santiago, Chile(2)Andres Bello National University, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Las Condes, Region Metropolitana, Chile(3)University of Southern California, Department of Earth Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, United States(4)NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States(5)Universidad Mayor, Centro de Genómica y Bioinformática, Santiago, Chile
PA032. Science to Decision-Making: Using the Environmental Intelligence Framework to Constrain the Arctic Carbon Budget


Emily Osborne, NOAA Climate Program Office, Silver Spring, MD, United States, Jeremy T Mathis, NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States and Anjuli S Bamzai, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States
PP013. Development and Application of Coral Proxies for Ocean Change


Anne M Gothmann, University of Washington Seattle Campus, Oceanography, Seattle, WA, United States, Xingchen Tony Wang, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States and Anne L Cohen, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, United States
PP017. Emiliani Lecture


Figen Mekik, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI, United States, Petra Dekens, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, United States and Matthew Kirby, California State University Fullerton, Geological Sciences, Fullerton, CA, United States
PP031. Paleoceanography Insights Using the Carbonate System


Christian Betzler, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, Gregor Paul Eberli, University of Miami, Miami, FL, United States and Peter K Swart, University of Miami, Department of Marine Geosciences - RSMAS, Miami, FL, United States
PP040. The Climatic and Oceanic Interactions of the Tropical–Subtropical Atlantic Region: A Paleoclimate Perspective


Kristine L DeLong, Louisiana State University, Geography & Anthropology, Baton Rouge, LA, United States, Phoebe Chan, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Dept. of Chemical & Physical Sciences, Mississauga, ON, Canada, Grant L. Harley, University of Southern Mississippi, Geography and Geology, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States and Jason Polk, Western Kentucky University, Department of Geography and Geology, Bowling Green, KY, United States
S013. Fiber-Optic Distributed Acoustic Sensor (DAS) for Geophysical and Industrial Applications


Yingping Li, Shell Houston, Houston, TX, United States, Biondo C. Biondi, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States, Martin Horst Karrenbach, Organization Not Listed, Washington, DC, United States and Mahmoud Farhadiroushan, Silixa Ltd., Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
T022. Integrated view of the Gulf of California and adjacent western Mexico and U.S.A. plate boundary: Tectonics, geophysics, structure, volcanology, petrology, stratigraphy and sedimentology, paleontology, geomorphology, geochronology, ore deposits and hydrothermal vents, and marine geology


Cathy Busby, University of California Davis, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Davis, CA, United States, Raquel Negrete-Aranda, CICESE National Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education of Mexico, Geology, Ensenada, Mexico, Joann M Stock, California Institute of Technology, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, Pasadena, CA, United States and Paul J Umhoefer, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, United States
T037. Subduction Top to Bottom 2, with a Caribbean Flavor


Gray E Bebout, Lehigh University, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Bethlehem, PA, United States, David W Scholl, USGS Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States, Robert J Stern, Univ Texas Dallas, Richardson, TX, United States and Philippe Agard, University Pierre and Marie Curie Paris VI, ISTeP, Paris, France
V019. Melt generation, transport, and extraction in the on- and off-axis mid-ocean ridge environment


Patricia M Gregg, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, United States, V. Dorsey Wanless, Boise State University, Dept. of Geosciences, Boise, ID, United States, Michael R Perfit, University of Florida, Department of Geological Sciences, Ft Walton Beach, FL, United States and Meghan Jones, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States