The Data Systems Committee (DSC) is soliciting applications to fill one membership position. Scientists with experience using scientific observing systems such as OOI, as well as those with experience in successfully delivering data from large-scale multi-sensor observing systems to scientific users are encouraged to apply. Click here to learn more.
Do you need funding support to present your OOI research? The Larry P. Atkinson Travel Fellowship helps early career scientists and graduate students who are actively involved in research and/or education programs using Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) data. The Fellowship provides funding support for the recipient to participate in and present a paper or poster on… Read more Apply now for the Larry P. Atkinson Travel Fellowship for Students and Early Career Scientists
Larry P. Atkinson1941 – 2020 Dr. Larry Atkinson, the inaugural Chair of the OOI Facility Board (OOIFB), died on December 22, 2020. Larry served as the OOIFB Chair from May 2017 until November 2019 and Past-Chair since that time. He worked to expand scientific and public awareness of OOI. Larry promoted inclusiveness and was an advocate for… Read more Larry P. Atkinson 1941 – 2020
Applications open: Participate in online working group to develop guidelines and best practices for using OOI biogeochemical sensor data We would like to thank everyone who responded to our survey last fall on the planned OOI Biogeochemical Sensor workshop. The feedback we received from the community was incredibly helpful and we have used it to guide our… Read more Applications open for OOI BGC Sensor Working Group
The Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) Science Plan: Exciting Opportunities Using OOI Data is now available. This OOI Science Plan articulates the exciting research, educational opportunities, and pathways to advancing the understanding of high-priority science questions using OOI data. Specifically, the Plan is intended to inspire and enable the research endeavors of ocean scientists and educators, encourage collaborations,… Read more 2021 OOI Science Plan is now available
The OOIFB and the NSF are launching a process to consider whether to move the Pioneer Array from its current location, 75 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard, to a new location. Selection of the next OOI Pioneer Array location, or decision to maintain the Array at its current location, will be driven by community input on… Read more NEW FOR 2021: Learn how you can participate in the selection of the next Pioneer Array location.
On May 14, 2020, the OOI Facility Board established the Larry P. Atkinson Travel Fellowship for Students and Early Career Scientists and virtually presented Larry with a plaque recognizing the occasion. The Larry P. Atkinson Travel Fellowship helps early career scientists and graduate students who are actively involved in research and/or education programs using Ocean… Read more OOIFB establishes the “Larry P. Atkinson Travel Fellowship for Students and Early Career Scientists”
The Ocean Observatories Initiative Facility Board (OOIFB) will host a workshop focusing on current and future science addressed by the OOI infrastructure in the Northeast Pacific. The workshop will take place on June 23-25, 2020 in Portland, OR. For details, click here.