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FOO 2019 Resources

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General Information

For conference specific information (e.g. venue etc) please visit the Conference Designs page: https://www.conferences.com.au/2019foo/

FOO Handbook (Program and Abstracts): https://www.conferences.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019-foo-handbook.pdf

FOO Online Program: https://www.conferences.com.au/2019foo/program/

Please contact Indi Hodgson-Johnston (indiah.hodgsonjohnston@utas.edu.au) if you have any comments or questions about the event.

Resources from Talks

Theme 1: The Australian Forum for Operational Oceanography

Surface Waves Working Group

Information on the FOO Surface Waves Working Group and membership: https://www.foo.org.au/priorities/surfacewaves/

Paper: Greenslade et al 15 priorities for wind-waves research: An Australian perspective: https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0262.1

Surface Currents Working Group

Information on the FOO Surface Currents Working Group and membership: https://www.foo.org.au/priorities/surfacecurrents/

Theme 2: Opportunities for operational oceanography to drive the development of Australian marine industries

John Siddorn - The UK ocean prediction community

National Partnership for Ocean Prediction: http://oceanprediction.org/

Tim Duff - NERA's oceanography products

National Energy Resources Australia (NERA) Website: https://www.nera.org.au/

Qingxiang Liu - The Wave Climate of the Southern Ocean

Bababin et al Waves and Swells in High Wind and Extreme Fetches, Measurements in the Southern Ocean: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmars.2019.00361/full

Shane Keating - The Surface Water Ocean Topography (SWOT) mission: Opportunities and challenges

AuSWOT website: https://auswot.org/

MANTAS (MApping oceaN Topography at Submesoscales) Consultation Paper information (open for consultation): https://auswot.org/activities/

Madeleine Cahill - IMOS OceanCurrent: New opportunities in satellite SST

IMOS OceanCurrent website: http://oceancurrent.imos.org.au/

Anna Riddell - Precise positioning for the maritime sector

Positioning Australia website: https://www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/positioning-navigation/positioning-australia

Irene Penesis - University of Tasmania

Blue Economy CRC website: https://blueeconomycrc.com.au/

The Australian Tidal Energy (AUSTEn) project - http://www.austen.org.au

Theme 3: Risks to Australian marine industries and the role of operational oceanography in helping to manage them

Jim Stear - Chevron/ International Association of Oil and Gas Producers

IOGP - Our Future Climate -  https://www.iogp.org/our-future-climate/

Joanne Haynes - Department of Defence; and the Bluelink Team

Bluelink - https://wp.csiro.au/bluelink/

Joao Marcos Azevedo Correia de Souza - MetOcean Solutions (NZ)

O'Callaghan et al Developing an Integrated Ocean Observing System for New Zealand

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmars.2019.00143/full

New Zealand Ocean Data Network - https://nzodn.nz/

David Karoly - NESP Earth Systems and Climate Change Hub

IPCC Special Report on Oceans and Cryosphere - https://www.ipcc.ch/srocc/home/

Overview

The third Forum for Operational Oceanography was held on the 15-16 October 2019, at the Pullman Albert Park Melbourne.

The program had two major themes, with the following topic areas:

  1. Opportunities for operational oceanography to drive the development of Australian marine industries
    • Next generation ocean remote sensing
    • In situ ocean observing, especially near real time
    • Ocean modelling and forecasting
    • Big ocean data
    • Marine renewable energy
  2. Risks to Australian marine industries and the role of operational oceanography in helping to manage them
    • Climate risks
    • Operational uncertainties (e.g. swell, wind waves, internal waves, surface currents)

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