FISH magazine recently interviewed the IMOS Director, Tim Moltmann, the Argo Facility and Bluewater and Climate Node co-leader, Susan Wijffels, and IMOS Scientific Officer, Katy Hill about what IMOS is.
The article provides a description of IMOS, the need for an ocean observing system in Australia, and the potential users of IMOS data.
It also outlines the five research themes: multi-decade ocean change, climate variability, major boundary currents, continental shelf processes and biological response. Giving an example of how the different data streams from the various IMOS facilities are used to answer science questions in a research theme.
To read the FISH article please download it here.
IMOS would like to acknowledge the FISH magazine, http://www.frdc.com.au/index.htm, for allowing us to post it on the website for download.