Structure within ICOS

The following table shows how the tasks are divided among the institutes within the OTC. A large "X" means main responsible, while a small "x" means contributing.

  NOC UoE PML UNI and UiB GEOMAR
Leadership  
x
 
X
 
Voluntary Observing Ships
x
X
x
x
 
Fixed Ocean Stations
x
x
x
X
 
Repeat Ocean Stations
x
x
x
X
 
Liaison with shipping industry
X
   
x
 
Technological development (sensors)
X
x
x
x
x
New platforms (floats, gliders etc.)
X
x
x
x
 
Data Centre      
X
 
Flux Calculations  
X
x
x
 

 

 

Institutes:

NOC: National Oceanography Centre

UoE: University of Exeter

PML: Plymouth Marine Laboratory

UNI: Uni Research

UiB: University of Bergen

GEOMAR: GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research

 

Leadership and Coordination:

Director: Prof. Dr. Truls Johannessen, UNI

Deputy Director: Prof. Dr. Andrew Watson, UoE

Scientific Manager: Dr. Abdirahman M. Omar, UNI

 

OTC Data Centre:

Senior Engineer: Benjamin Pfeil, UiB

Software Architect: Dr. Steve Jones, UiB

Data Manager/Webmaster: Camilla S. Landa, UiB


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Engineer Team:

Senior Engineer: Tor de Lange, UiB

Staff Engineer: Kristin Jackson, UiB

 

PIs for Subdomains:

VOS: Dr. Ute Schuster, UoE

FOS: Dr. Ingunn Skjelvan, UNI

FOS: Dr. Vassilis Kitidis, PML

ROS: Dr. Emil Jeansson, UNI

Liaison with shipping industry: Dr. Richard Sanders, NOC; Charlie Morgan, NOC

Carbon flux maps: Dr. Philip Nightingale, PML

OTC ATLANTOS contact person: Dr. Siv Lauvset, UiB

Technological development: Prof. Dr. Arne Körtzinger, GEOMAR

New platforms and technological development: NN, NOC