Written by Johan Rodhe, IAPSO Secretary General
May 10, 2012
Dear IAPSO National Correspondents,
Dear IAPSO EC Members,
The SCOR/WCRP/IAPSO Working Group 136 on Climatic importance of the Greater Agulhas System is one of the present IAPSO activities, see the website http://iapso.iugg.org/working-groups29.html
This WG now organises a conference on The Agulhas System and its Role in Changing Ocean Circulation. I forward the announcement by the Conference convenors, hoping that those of you interested in the Agulhas current system will have the possibility to participate in the conference.
Invitation from the Conference convenors:
Will de Ruijter, Rainer Zahn, Arne Biastoch, Lisa Beal:
We are pleased to announce:
A Chapman Conference on The Agulhas System and its Role in Changing Ocean Circulation, Climate, and Marine Ecosystems organised by SCOR/IAPSO/WCRP Working Group 136 On the Climatic Importance of the Greater Agulhas System, with the support of AGU.
Dates, venue: October 8-12, 2012, Spier Wine Estate, Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa.
Deadline for abstract submission: June 1, 2012. For further details and abstract submission: http://www.agu.org/meetings/chapman/2012/ecall/index.php
Please forward to interested colleagues and students!
I will also take the opportunity to remind you of the next IAPSO Assembly which will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden, July 22–26 2013. This is a Joint IAHS/IAPSO/IAPSEI Assembly, see http://iahs-iapso-iaspei2013.com/
Professor of Oceanography (Emeritus)
The International Association for
the Physical Sciences of the Oceans, IAPSO