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Day 1 - 9th October 2018
Lunch on arrival
Welcome/introduction/house keeping Presentation
Keynote: Multiscale flows in the Gulf of Mexico: from oil dispersion to coldwater coral evolution and carbon drawdown
Theme Geography Chair Emlyn Jones
The diverse nature of Australia’s ocean current environment
Revisiting the circulation of the East Australian Current: its path, separation, and eddy field
Observations and modelling of Boundary Currents around Western Australia
South Australian Current System structure, transport budget and seasonality based on a gridded hydrography and a high-resolution model
Ichthyoplankton time series track changing fish communities along the west coast of North America
Ana Lara-Lopez (on behalf of Jason Everett)
Mapping zooplankton observations at the national scale
ACCESS-OM2-01, a global 0.1-degree ocean-sea ice model for the next phase of Bluelink.
Progress towards ensemble estimates of Antarctic ice shelf basal melting and evaluation with observations
Modelling Diurnal Heating Episodes: A Regional Process Study
Using Himawari-8 geostationary satellite data for the investigation of highly dynamic oceanographic phenomena
Measuring coastal upwelling using IMOS Himawari-8 SST
Chief Scientist Alan Finkel
Day 2 - 10th October 2018
Theme Time/space Chair Richard Brinkman
Optimising the deployment of environmental interventions to reduce thermal stress on reefs: an application of the eReefs relocatable ocean model (RECOM).
Modelling the transition of cyanobacterial communities across the Tasman Front
COMPAS – a coastal version of MPAS-O
Theme Observations and models
Artificial Intelligence and Chaos Theory for long-term ocean data interpolation and prediction
Bringing information into the shore – Bureau forecasts for the coastal applications
The eReefs operational coastal ocean prediction systems
Forecasting from the Deep Ocean to the Coast: Predictability of shelf circulation impacted by a Western Boundary Current
What wind speed do satellites really measure?
Current Satellite Altimetry and SAR wave data streams in Australian region, and their validation plan
Higher resolution satellite altimetry for enhanced coastal applications.
Theme Observations and models (cont.) Chair Moninya Roughan
Observations and Modeling of Wave-driven Extreme Water Levels on Reef-Fringed Coastlines
New Wave Observations in the Southern Ocean
Modelling of Australia’s southern coastal region in support of the Albany Wave Energy Project
Effects of wave-current interactions on suspended-sediment dynamics during strong wave events
Model integrations for a real-time and forecasting estuary water quality management system: the Swan-Canning estuary virtual observatory
Toward an internal tide climatological atlas for Northern Australia
Coastal ocean forecasts for fisheries and marine management
Connecting sparse observations to biogeochemical and physical modelling: The New Zealand Central Zone
Coastal Data Assimilation: progress and challenges in state estimation for circulation and BGC models.
Use of Bayesian models to develop management focused coral bleaching indices and forecasts from in-situ observations for the 2015-16 bleaching event.
Assessing remote-sensing algorithms and biogeochemical models against observations of Trichodesmium (cyanobacteria)
The importance of Ocean – Atmosphere – Wave interactions for tropical cyclones – example of cyclone Olwyn at the North Shelf region of Western Australia
Investigating interannual-decadal variability of Indian Ocean temperature transport in an eddy-resolving model
6.30pm DINNER DAY 2 The Parlour - 16 Kendall Lane Acton ACT 2601
Day 3 - 11th October 2018
Theme Disciplines Chair TBA
Assessing the role of viruses on carbon export in a warming ocean
Integrating genomics, biogeochemistry, and modelling to inform management of Australian estuaries.
Mapping and Modelling the Oceans Unseen Biodiversity
Monitoring the pulse of intermediate trophic groups using bioacoustics.
Integrating long-term fish data with ocean observations and models over the Great Barrier Reef
Biogeochemical dynamics on the East Australian Current System
Integrating coastal and ocean modelling with risk in the maritime industry
A digital tool for visualising integrated environmental, economic and sociocultural models for Gladstone Harbour
MEASO The role of models in facilitating the first marine ecosystem assessment for the Southern Ocean.
Observations and models