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March 16-20: International Indian Ocean Science Conference (Goa, India) Early registration by January 15  The Second International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2) was launched in December 2015 at the culmination of the Indian Ocean Conference at Goa to mark the completion of 50 years of first International Indian Ocean Expedition. The IIOE-2 is a multi-national, multi-institutional…

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Keep up to date on IIOE-2 happenings via three great newsletters. The US IIOE-2 Newsletter reports specifically on US contributions to IIOE-2 and the activities on of the US IIOE-2 Steering Committee whereas the Indian Ocean Bubble-2 and the International IIOE-2 Newsletter report more broadly on IIOE-2 research and capacity development activities.

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Deep-Sea Research II has recently published the first volume of a special issue series on the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition. View the volume (March 2019) — DSR-II special issues –  Two special issues on IIOE-2 are under development.  38 manuscripts have been submitted to date, of which 12 papers are in production and 16…

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First Announcement: International Indian Ocean Science Conference (IIOSC)-2020 The International Indian Ocean Science Conference 2020 (IIOSC-2020) sponsored by Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), Govt. of India, will be held during 16-20 March, 2020 at Goa India co-hosted by National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) Goa, National Centre for Polar Ocean Research (NCPOR) Goa, Goa University and…

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In this Issue: News from U.S. Committee for IIOE-2 U.S. Science Activities in the Indian Ocean NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown Establishes New Mooring Sites in the Arabian Sea Topographic Effects on Tropical Cyclone Formation over the Indian Ocean Upcoming Plans and Activities Read the full newsletter or download here. Please contact Raleigh Hood at…

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Potential IUSSTF-funded proposal for bilateral U.S.-Indian planning for joint research in the Indian Ocean—The U.S. IIOE-2 Steering Committee plans to submit a proposal to the Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) to convene a bilateral India–U.S. IIOE-2 proposal development workshop in fall 2020.  This meeting will be open to all interested U.S. investigators.

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Promotion of U.S. research on marine geology and geophysics in the Indian Ocean—The U.S. IIOE-2 Committee will enter discussions to follow up on the recent SCOR-InterRidge and IODP meetings focused on the Indian Ocean region to develop mechanisms for greater U.S. involvement in these activities.   BGC Sensors on RAMA moorings—Plans are underway for adding…

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Thanks to funding from the US Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) program, NOAA, the NASA Physical Oceanography Program, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum, a planning meeting was held at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography on September 11-13, 2017. Discussions at the meeting led to the development of a US…

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