2004 Ocean Sciences Meeting Themes

Biogeochemistry | Climate Influences | Coastal Ocean Processes | Ecosystem Observations and Modeling | Observing Systems and Technology | Ocean Physics | Paleoclimatology and Paleoceanography

Biogeochemistry

  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations I (OS12C)
  • Biogeochemical Cycling and Ecosystem Dynamics in Tropical Oceans: Models and Observations (OS12D)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • Diurnal Cycling in the Ocean: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology I Posters (OS21C)
  • Quantifying Biogeochemical Sources in Coastal Environments Posters (OS21D)
  • Biogeochemical Cycles, Chemical Tracers, Plankton, and Population Dynamics Posters (OS21E)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations II (OS21H)
  • Dynamics of River Plume Systems I (OS21K)
  • Biogeochemical Cycling and Ecosystem Dynamics in Tropical Oceans Posters (OS22A)
  • Oceanographic Processes of the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait, and Puget Sound I Posters (OS22B)
  • River-Dominated Ocean Margins (RiOMar): Biogeochemical Cycles (OS22F)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations III (OS22H)
  • Chemistry of Biogenic Carbonates I (OS22I)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Diurnal Cycling in the Ocean: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology II (OS31I)
  • Biogeochemical Cycles, Plankton, and Population Dynamics (OS31M)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Regional Variation in Ocean Physical and Biological Structure Posters (OS32B)
  • NSF Ocean Observations Initiative: Acoustics/Biological/Chemical/Physical Observations I Posters (OS32E)
  • Oceanographic Processes of the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait, and Puget Sound II (OS32G)
  • Diurnal Cycling in the Ocean: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology III (OS32H)
  • Biogeochemical Cycles and Chemical Tracers (OS32L)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • Isotopic Signatures of Biogeochemical Processes in Contaminated Aquatic Systems Posters (OS41C)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Chemical Controls in the Coastal Gulf of Alaska (OS41J)
  • Hydrodynamics and Ecology of Coastal Lagoons and Estuaries I Posters (OS42A)
  • Chemistry of Biogenic Carbonates II Posters (OS42C)
  • Modern and Paleoapplications of Trace Elements and Isotopes in Oceanography III Posters (OS42F)
  • Air-Sea Exchange III (OS42I)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations III (OS42M)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations IV (OS51L)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations V (OS52I)

    Climate Influences

      Monday, Janaury 26

  • Opening Plenary Session (OS11A)
  • Quantifying the Sources of Interannual to Decadal SST Anomalies I (OS12B)
  • High Latitude Physical Processes (OS12H)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • Quantifying the Sources of Interannual to Decadal SST Anomalies II Posters (OS21A)
  • Global Change (OS21N)
  • Upper Ocean Processes Posters (OS22E)
  • North Atlantic Physical Processes (OS22M)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Air-Sea Exchange I Posters (OS31A)
  • Deep-Ocean Physical Processes Posters (OS31E)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Climate Forcing of Ocean Systems (OS31H)
  • The 1998-2002 Climate Shift in the North Pacific: An Extended La Ni\~{n}a or the Beginning of a Cool Regime? (OS31K)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System I (OS41M)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System II (OS42L)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • The Mediterranean Sea: Forcings and Dynamics I Posters (OS51B)
  • Climate and Fisheries (OS51F)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System III (OS51K)
  • Observations and Models of Dense Overflows and Gravity Currents III Posters (OS52A)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System IV Posters (OS52D)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System V (OS52K)

    Coastal Ocean Processes

      Monday, Janaury 26

  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes I (OS12E)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Zooplankton Physiology, Dynamics, and Distribution I Posters (OS21B)
  • Quantifying Biogeochemical Sources in Coastal Environments Posters (OS21D)
  • Coastal and Bathymetric Impacts on the Ocean Posters (OS21F)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes II (OS21I)
  • Dynamics of River Plume Systems I (OS21K)
  • Oceanographic and Meteorological Processes in the Gulf of California I (OS21L)
  • Oceanographic Processes of the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait, and Puget Sound I Posters (OS22B)
  • Gulf of Mexico Processes I Posters (OS22C)
  • River-Dominated Ocean Margins (RiOMar): Biogeochemical Cycles (OS22F)
  • Coastal Internal Waves: Dynamics and Acoustics Implications I (OS22G)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes III (OS22J)
  • California and Canary Currents: Compare and Contrast I (OS22L)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Dynamics of River Plume Systems II Posters (OS31B)
  • California and Canary Currents: Compare and Contrast II Posters (OS31C)
  • Oceanographic and Meteorological Processes in the Gulf of California II Posters (OS31D)
  • Gulf of Mexico Processes II (OS31F)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes IV (OS31G)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Regional Variation in Ocean Physical and Biological Structure Posters (OS32B)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Observations and Modeling of Coastal Circulation Processes Posters (OS32C)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations I Posters (OS32D)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes V (OS32F)
  • Oceanographic Processes of the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait, and Puget Sound II (OS32G)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations II Posters (OS41E)
  • Coastal and Shelf Circulation Dynamics and Forecasts I (OS41K)
  • Heterogeneous Sedimentary Coasts: Coupled Hydrodynamic and Sedimentary Processes I (OS41L)
  • Hydrodynamics and Ecology of Coastal Lagoons and Estuaries I Posters (OS42A)
  • Coastal Internal Waves: Dynamics and Acoustics Implications II Posters (OS42D)
  • Canada to Mexico: Physical-Biological Fluctuations in the California Current During the Last 5 Years Posters (OS42E)
  • Coastal and Shelf Circulation Dynamics and Forecasts II (OS42H)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical Transports in Coastal Ecosystems (OS42K)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations III (OS42M)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • Coastal and Shelf Circulation Dynamics and Forecasts III Posters (OS51C)
  • Hydrodynamics and Ecology of Coastal Lagoons and Estuaries II (OS51H)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations IV (OS51L)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes: Sediment Transport Posters (OS52B)
  • Heterogeneous Sedimentary Coasts: Coupled Hydrodynamic and Sedimentary Processes II Posters (OS52C)
  • Hydrodynamics and Ecology of Coastal Lagoons and Estuaries III (OS52F)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Biological Processes in Shelf Ecosystems (OS52H)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations V (OS52I)

    Ecosystem Observations and Modeling

      Monday, Janaury 26

  • Opening Plenary Session (OS11A)
  • Biogeochemical Cycling and Ecosystem Dynamics in Tropical Oceans: Models and Observations (OS12D)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Euphausiids and Their Predators (OS12F)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Zooplankton Physiology, Dynamics, and Distribution I Posters (OS21B)
  • Biogeochemical Cycles, Chemical Tracers, Plankton, and Population Dynamics Posters (OS21E)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Higher Trophic Levels in the Northeastern Pacific (OS21J)
  • Biogeochemical Cycling and Ecosystem Dynamics in Tropical Oceans Posters (OS22A)
  • Gulf of Mexico Processes I Posters (OS22C)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Zooplankton Physiology, Dynamics, and Distributions II (OS22K)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Climate Forcing of Ocean Systems (OS31H)
  • The 1998-2002 Climate Shift in the North Pacific: An Extended La Ni\~{n}a or the Beginning of a Cool Regime? (OS31K)
  • Biogeochemical Cycles, Plankton, and Population Dynamics (OS31M)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Regional Variation in Ocean Physical and Biological Structure Posters (OS32B)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Observations and Modeling of Coastal Circulation Processes Posters (OS32C)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations I Posters (OS32D)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations II Posters (OS41E)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Chemical Controls in the Coastal Gulf of Alaska (OS41J)
  • Hydrodynamics and Ecology of Coastal Lagoons and Estuaries I Posters (OS42A)
  • Canada to Mexico: Physical-Biological Fluctuations in the California Current During the Last 5 Years Posters (OS42E)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical Transports in Coastal Ecosystems (OS42K)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Biological Processes in the Upper Ocean (OS51J)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Biological Processes in Shelf Ecosystems (OS52H)

    Observing Systems and Technology

      Monday, Janaury 26

  • Opening Plenary Session (OS11A)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations I (OS12C)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations II (OS21H)
  • New Programs, Instruments, and Techniques Posters (OS22D)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations III (OS22H)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Air-Sea Exchange I Posters (OS31A)
  • NSF Ocean Observations Initiative: Acoustics/Biological/Chemical/Physical Observations I Posters (OS32E)
  • Applications of Acoustics to Oceanography I (OS32I)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations IV Posters (OS41B)
  • High-Wave-Number and High-Frequency Wind Forcing of the Ocean III Posters (OS41D)
  • Integrated Ocean Observing Systems: Status and Science I (OS41G)
  • NSF Ocean Observations Initiative: Acoustics/Biological/Chemical/Physical Observations II (OS42J)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • Integrated Ocean Observing Systems: Status and Science II Posters (OS51A)
  • Applications of Acoustics to Oceanography II Posters (OS51E)

    Ocean Physics

      Monday, Janaury 26

  • Quantifying the Sources of Interannual to Decadal SST Anomalies I (OS12B)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations I (OS12C)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes I (OS12E)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Euphausiids and Their Predators (OS12F)
  • Internal Tides and Deep Ocean Mixing I (OS12G)
  • High Latitude Physical Processes (OS12H)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • Quantifying the Sources of Interannual to Decadal SST Anomalies II Posters (OS21A)
  • Diurnal Cycling in the Ocean: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology I Posters (OS21C)
  • Coastal and Bathymetric Impacts on the Ocean Posters (OS21F)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations II (OS21H)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes II (OS21I)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Higher Trophic Levels in the Northeastern Pacific (OS21J)
  • Dynamics of River Plume Systems I (OS21K)
  • Oceanographic and Meteorological Processes in the Gulf of California I (OS21L)
  • Internal Tides and Deep Ocean Mixing II (OS21M)
  • Oceanographic Processes of the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait, and Puget Sound I Posters (OS22B)
  • Gulf of Mexico Processes I Posters (OS22C)
  • Upper Ocean Processes Posters (OS22E)
  • Coastal Internal Waves: Dynamics and Acoustics Implications I (OS22G)
  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations III (OS22H)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes III (OS22J)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Zooplankton Physiology, Dynamics, and Distributions II (OS22K)
  • California and Canary Currents: Compare and Contrast I (OS22L)
  • North Atlantic Physical Processes (OS22M)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Air-Sea Exchange I Posters (OS31A)
  • Dynamics of River Plume Systems II Posters (OS31B)
  • California and Canary Currents: Compare and Contrast II Posters (OS31C)
  • Oceanographic and Meteorological Processes in the Gulf of California II Posters (OS31D)
  • Deep-Ocean Physical Processes Posters (OS31E)
  • Gulf of Mexico Processes II (OS31F)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes IV (OS31G)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Climate Forcing of Ocean Systems (OS31H)
  • Diurnal Cycling in the Ocean: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology II (OS31I)
  • High-Wave-Number and High-Frequency Wind Forcing of the Ocean I (OS31J)
  • The 1998-2002 Climate Shift in the North Pacific: An Extended La Ni\~{n}a or the Beginning of a Cool Regime? (OS31K)
  • Observational and Modeling Studies During the Coupled Boundary Layers and Air-Sea Transfer (CBLAST) Program I Posters (OS32A)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Observations and Modeling of Coastal Circulation Processes Posters (OS32C)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations I Posters (OS32D)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes V (OS32F)
  • Oceanographic Processes of the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait, and Puget Sound II (OS32G)
  • Diurnal Cycling in the Ocean: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology III (OS32H)
  • Applications of Acoustics to Oceanography I (OS32I)
  • High-Wave-Number and High-Frequency Wind Forcing of the Ocean II (OS32J)
  • Eddies and Mesoscale Processes I (OS32M)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • Operational Applications of Ocean Satellite Observations IV Posters (OS41B)
  • High-Wave-Number and High-Frequency Wind Forcing of the Ocean III Posters (OS41D)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations II Posters (OS41E)
  • Internal Tides and Deep Ocean Mixing III Posters (OS41F)
  • Observations and Models of Dense Overflows and Gravity Currents I (OS41H)
  • Air-Sea Exchange II (OS41I)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Chemical Controls in the Coastal Gulf of Alaska (OS41J)
  • Coastal and Shelf Circulation Dynamics and Forecasts I (OS41K)
  • Heterogeneous Sedimentary Coasts: Coupled Hydrodynamic and Sedimentary Processes I (OS41L)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System I (OS41M)
  • Eddies and Mesoscale Processes II (OS41N)
  • Coastal Internal Waves: Dynamics and Acoustics Implications II Posters (OS42D)
  • Observations and Models of Dense Overflows and Gravity Currents II (OS42G)
  • Coastal and Shelf Circulation Dynamics and Forecasts II (OS42H)
  • Air-Sea Exchange III (OS42I)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical Transports in Coastal Ecosystems (OS42K)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System II (OS42L)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations III (OS42M)
  • Field Experiments, Laboratory Investigations, and Numerical Simulations of Turbulent Mixing in Stratified and Rotating Fluids I (OS42N)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • The Mediterranean Sea: Forcings and Dynamics I Posters (OS51B)
  • Coastal and Shelf Circulation Dynamics and Forecasts III Posters (OS51C)
  • Applications of Acoustics to Oceanography II Posters (OS51E)
  • Observational and Modeling Studies During the Coupled Boundary Layers and Air-Sea Transfer (CBLAST) Program II (OS51G)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Biological Processes in the Upper Ocean (OS51J)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System III (OS51K)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations IV (OS51L)
  • Field Experiments, Laboratory Investigations, and Numerical Simulations of Turbulent Mixing in Stratified and Rotating Fluids II (OS51M)
  • Observations and Models of Dense Overflows and Gravity Currents III Posters (OS52A)
  • Nearshore and Continental Shelf Processes: Sediment Transport Posters (OS52B)
  • Heterogeneous Sedimentary Coasts: Coupled Hydrodynamic and Sedimentary Processes II Posters (OS52C)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System IV Posters (OS52D)
  • The Mediterranean Sea: Forcings and Dynamics II (OS52E)
  • Observational and Modeling Studies During the Coupled Boundary Layers and Air-Sea Transfer (CBLAST) Program III (OS52G)
  • Understanding the Physical and Biological Coupling of Marine Population Dynamics: Physical and Biological Processes in Shelf Ecosystems (OS52H)
  • Coastal Ocean Processes off the North American West Coast: Physical Dynamics and Biogeochemical Transformations V (OS52I)
  • Equatorial Oceanography and Tropical/Subtropical Interactions of the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere System V (OS52K)
  • Thermohaline Circulation (OS52L)

    Paleoclimatology and Paleoceanography

      Monday, Janaury 26

  • Opening Plenary Session (OS11A)
  • The Truth About Paleoceanographic Proxies: What Are They Really Telling Us? I (OS12A)

      Tuesday, Janaury 27

  • The Truth About Paleoceanographic Proxies: What Are They Really Telling Us? II (OS21G)
  • Chemistry of Biogenic Carbonates I (OS22I)

      Wednesday, Janaury 28

  • Modern and Paleoapplications of Trace Elements and Isotopes in Oceanography I (OS31L)
  • Modern and Paleoapplications of Trace Elements and Isotopes in Oceanography II (OS32K)

      Thursday, Janaury 29

  • The Truth About Paleoceanographic Proxies: What Are They Really Telling Us? III Posters (OS41A)
  • High-Resolution Paleoenvironmental Reconstructions Using Accretionary Skeletons I Posters (OS42B)
  • Chemistry of Biogenic Carbonates II Posters (OS42C)
  • Modern and Paleoapplications of Trace Elements and Isotopes in Oceanography III Posters (OS42F)

      Friday, Janaury 30

  • High-Resolution Paleoenvironmental Reconstructions Using Accretionary Skeletons II (OS51I)