COAWST Workshop 2019 At NCSU

COAWST workshop

Dr. Roy He, head of OOMG, and Dr. John Warner of the U.S. Geological Survey will co-host a workshop on the Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere-Wave-Sediment Transport (COAWST) numerical model in February 2019. The workshop will be four days of intensive instruction in the capabilities, applications, and operations of the COAWST coupled modeling system. Instructors include the developers of the modeling components as well as expert…

OOMG Attends MABPOM Conference

Members of OOMG attended the Middle Atlantic Bight Physical Oceanography and Meteorology (MABPOM) conference at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in October 2018. This annual meeting discusses science of the U. S. east coast from the Gulf of Maine to the continental shelf south of Cape Hatteras, NC. OOMG members contributed to the conference this year with four presentations: Impact of Hurricane Florence…

OOMG at Ocean Sciences Meeting 2018

Members of OOMG attended the Ocean Sciences meeting in Portland, OR in February 2018. The professional conference was hosted by the American Geophysical Union, the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography, and The Oceanography Society. OOMG members were active at the conference, giving presentations, displaying posters, and serving on a town hall panel: Town Hall Panel: Ocean Observatories Initiative Facility Board…

Gordon Research Seminar and Conference

OOMG director Dr. Roy He and grad student Laura McGee attended the Gordon Research Seminar and Conference at the University of New England from June 9 – 16, 2017. Dr. He served as the co-chair of the conference this year, along with Dr. Jack Barth. Vice-chair was Dr. Erica McPhee-Shaw. Laura McGee presented a poster titled “Physical Mechanisms Behind Asymmetric Cooling and…

OOMG Hosts SECOORA 2016 Annual Meeting

SECOORA meeting attendees in Hunt Library

OOMG hosted the three-day annual meeting of the Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association (SECOORA) in May 2016. Over 60 attendees, representing federal and state agencies, academia, industry/private sector, and the public, discussed SECOORA board business, big data, ecological interactions in the southeast U.S., and opportunities for collaboration. Board members Mitch Roffer, Rick DeVoe, Lisa Adams, Quinton White, and Michael Crosby were elected….

Gordon Research Conference 2015

The Gordon Research Conference on Coastal Ocean Modeling in June 2015 was chaired by John Wilkin (Rutgers University), with Roy He as vice-chair. Attendees from OOMG included Xiangming Zeng, Roy He, Joe Zambon, and Ping Zhai. The University of New England (Biddeford, ME) provided a scenic backdrop.