CUSTARD

Carbon Uptake and Seasonal Traits in Antarctic Remineralisation Depth (CUSTARD) Principal Investigator: Dr Adrian Martin, National Oceanography Centre The CUSTARD project will examine how seasonal changes in food availability for phytoplankton at a key junction of the global ocean circulation…

PICCOLO

Processes Influencing Carbon Cycling: Observations of the Lower limb of the Antarctic Overturning (PICCOLO) Principal Investigator: Prof Karen Heywood, University of East Anglia This PICCOLO proposal has been prepared in response to the NERC Announcement of Opportunity issued on 7th…

SONATA

Southern OceaN optimal Approach To Assess the carbon state, variability and climatic drivers (SONATA) Principal Investigator: Prof. Corrine Le Quere, University of East Anglia The overriding objectives of SONATA are to design and implement an optimal approach to assess the…

News

Blog: “It’s not funny!”

Blog: “It’s not funny!” – Elise Droste The Southern Ocean was obviously not going to let us pass with only 2 metre high waves. The smoothness of the ocean made it difficult to imagine that it would ever turn into…

Blog: Tights and Mosquito Nets

Tights and Mosquito Nets – Elise Droste 18 Dec 2018 Three days into the PS117 expedition and I’ve finally managed to find some time to start this blog! I’ve just come from the Zimmertal, which may have helped the inspiration…

Vacancy: Research Fellow in Ocean Biogeochemistry

Research Fellow in Ocean Biogeochemistry – Marine Biogeochemistry Location:  National Oceanography Centre Southampton Salary:   £30,395 to £32,236  Full Time Fixed Term (until 30/04/2021) Closing Date:  Monday 28 January 2019 Reference:  1090018HN We are looking to recruit a highly skilled individual to…

About RoSES

The Southern Ocean is one of the most important and poorly understood components of the global carbon cycle that profoundly shapes Earth’s climate. It is the primary hot spot for the oceanic sink of anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2), having captured…

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