Oceanography Seminar Course Fall 2014

 

Instructors:  Liz Sikes (room 114C ext 2-3257)

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 Course theme: The tropical and sub tropical (mostly) Western Pacific Ocean

Syllabus as of September 15, 2014

Class meets Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30   in the Ocean Modeling room

 

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Week 1 September 3   Organizational meeting

 

Week 2 September 9 Resource faculty member: John Wilkin - Student presenter: Christien Laber

 

Reading:A. Gordon, Oceanography of the Indonesian Seas and their throughflow, Oceanography, 18(4), 14-27, 2005

 

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Week 3 September 16  Resource faculty member:  Liz Sikes - Student presenter: Lauren Weisel  

 

Reading: Sachs, J. P., D. Sachse, R. H. Smittenberg, Z. Zhang, D. S. Battisti, and S. Golubic (2009), Southward movement of the Pacific intertropical convergence zone AD 1400–1850, Nature Geoscience, 2(7), 519-525.

 

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Week 4 September 23 Resource faculty member: Malin Pinsky- Student presenter: TBA CLASS Special TIME 11:30

CLASS Special TIME 11:30

Reading: Eric A. Treml, Jason J. Roberts, Yi Chao, Patrick N. Halpin, Hugh P. Possingham and Cynthia Riginos, Reproductive Output and Duration of the Pelagic Larval StageDetermine Seascape-Wide Connectivity of Marine Populations, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol 52:4, pp. 525–537, (2012)

 

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IMG_7140Week 5 September 30 Resource faculty member: Ben Horton - Student presenter: TBA

 

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Week 6 October 7 Resource faculty member: TBA- Student presenter: TBA

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Week 7 October 14  Resource faculty member: TBA- Student presenter: TBA

 

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Week 8 October 21 Resource faculty member: Olaf Jensen “sittin’ in”- Student presenter: TBA

 

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Week 9 October 28  Resource faculty member: TBA- Student presenter: TBA

 

 

Week 10 November 4 Resource faculty member: Yair Rosenthal - Student presenter: TBA

 

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Week 11 November 11  Resource faculty member: Diane Adams- Student presenter: TBA

 

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Week 12 November 18  Resource faculty member: TBA- Student presenter: TBA 

 

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Week 13 November 25  Resource faculty member: TBA- Student presenter: TBA

 

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Week 14 December 2 Resource faculty member: TBA- Student presenter: TBA

 

 

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