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US GO-SHIP seeks 6 students to participate in 2023 reoccupation of I05 (July-Sept. 2023)

January 22, 2023

US GO-SHIP is seeking 6 students to participate in the 2023 reoccupation  of I05 (32°S in the Indian Ocean) (55 Days, July-September 2023). Details and information on how to apply can be found under News and Job Postings on the US GO-SHIP website ( here: Inquiries can be directed to Alison Macdonald (US GO-SHIP project manager,…

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US GO-SHIP seeking co-chief scientist for Indian Ocean line

December 21, 2022

US GO-SHIP Seagoing opportunity: Need co-chief scientist for IO5 (32°S in the Indian Ocean, July-September 2023) LEARN MORE Apply by January 16!

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KUDOS – Korean RV opportunity

July 6, 2022

The South Korean Research vessel R.V. Isabu is carrying annual research cruises to the Seychelles-Chagos Thermocline Ridge in the Indian Ocean.  The cruises on this state-of-the-art vessel will run until at least 2026. The potential exists for US PIs to participate in these cruises. See the Science Plan for the Korea-US inDian Ocean Scientific (KUDOS)…

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International Indian Ocean Science Conference March 14-18, 2022 – abstracts due 22 Nov 21

November 1, 2021

Dear Colleagues,As you are kindly aware that International Indian Ocean Science Conference (IIOSC) 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic situation. We are happy to inform that the conference is now rescheduled to March 14-18, 2022 as IIOSC-2022 conference. We are hoping to have an in-person conference in Goa, India (with an option to join…

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Event Report on the SOLAS Indian Ocean meeting released

April 12, 2021

The SOLAS Event Report Issue 18 reports on the SOLAS event focusing on the Indian Ocean, which was held on 30 September 2020 online. The aim of the workshop was to present and discuss current, on-going, and planned SOLAS research and initiatives taking place in the Indian Ocean and help forge collaborations. In addition, the workshop…

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POS Panel Webinar: IndOOS-2: A roadmap to better observations of the rapidly warming Indian Ocean

May 21, 2020

POS Panel Webinar Series: Lisa Beal (University of Miami) gave a talk on June 4 entitled “IndOOS-2: A roadmap to better observations of the rapidly warming Indian Ocean.” View recording here Learn more about this series:

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US and International Newsletters

September 27, 2019

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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EGU 2022 Indian Ocean Session: Understanding the Indian Ocean’s past, present, and future

August 18, 2019

Submit your abstracts to the following session at the EGU 2022 General Assembly, April 3-8, 2022. OS1.9 Understanding the Indian Ocean’s past, present, and future (co-organized) Conveners: Caroline Ummenhofer, Yan Du, Alejandra Sanchez-Franks, Peter Sheehan The Indian Ocean is unique among the other tropical ocean basins due to the seasonal reversal of monsoon winds…

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DSR-II special issues

June 3, 2019

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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International Indian Ocean Science Conference (IIOSC)-2020

May 3, 2019

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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