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…

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PhD studentship @ueaenv for #RoSES_PICCOLO – 8th Jan 2018

The role of sea ice in the Southern Ocean carbon sink using novel biogeochemical sensors. Project supervisor: Dorothee Bakker. Secondary supervisors: 1. Dr Martin Johnson (UEA) 2. Dr Bastien Queste (UEA) 3. Dr Hugh Venables (British Antarctic Survey) 4. Dr…

PhD position @ueaenv #RoSES_PICCOLO – 16th Jan 2018

Observing the Antarctic Slope Undercurrent using ocean gliders. Physical processes on the continental shelf and slope around Antarctica are crucially important for determining future sea level rise, for setting the properties and volume of dense bottom water exported globally, and…

PhD position #2 – University of Exeter – 7th Jan 2018 #RoSES_PICCOLO

From Marine Aerosol Emissions to Global Climate Change. About the award: This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the NERC Great Western Four+ Doctoral Training Partnership (GW4+ DTP). The GW4+ DTP consists of…

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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