Events

Observing Our Oceans: High tech solutions for a hostile environment | Launceston

Summary

Learn about the technologies used and challenges faced in observing the Southern Ocean and Antarctica, and what those measurements are revealing

Start Date

15th Aug 2018 6:00pm

End Date

15th Aug 2018 7:30pm

Venue

Sir Raymond Ferrall Centre, Newnham campus

Register NowAs part of National Science Week, the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS), Australian Marine Sciences Association (AMSA), the University of Tasmania and partners present this free public event.

Join our panel of experts to learn how we measure the ocean, the technologies used, and what those measurements are revealing. After the presentations there will be a discussion between the audience and the panel.

Speakers:
  • Dr Bea Peña-Molino, CSIRO and ACE-CRC
  • Dr Guy Williams, University of Tasmania and ACE-CRC
  • Dr Mark Curran, Australian Antarctic Division and ACE-CRC
  • with Dr Tony Press, ACE-CRC, as Master of Ceremonies

Refreshments from 5.30pm.

Presented with the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS), Australian Marine Sciences Association (AMSA) and partners.
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