Atmosphere-Ocean Science Days

a conference for young scientists

June 20-22, 2011
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA



Conference Schedule:


Sunday 19 June 2011

7:00-9:00 pm: Welcome reception in the Green building (Building 54) room 915


Monday 20 June 2011

8:00-8:15 am: Registration in the Green building (Building 54) room 915

8:15-8:30 am: Introductory remarks

8:30-10:30 am: Session A: Ocean Dynamics

10:30-11:00 am: Refreshments

11:00-12:30 pm: Session B: Atmospheric Dynamics

12:30-2:00 pm: Lunch

2:00-4:00 pm: Session C: Biological and Chemical Interactions

4:00-4:30 pm: Refreshments

4:30-6:00 pm: Keynote Speaker: Kerry Emanuel (MIT)

6:30-8:30 pm: Conference dinner at Elephant Walk Restaurant, 2067 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge.


Tuesday 21 June 2011

8:15-8:30 am: Announcements

8:30-10:30 am: Session D: Ice and Polar Oceanography

10:30-11:00 am: Refreshments

11:00-12:30 pm: Session E: Climate Dynamics

12:30-2:00 pm: Lunch

2:00-4:00 pm: Session D: Waves and Turbulence

4:00-4:15 pm: Concluding remarks

Afternoon free


Wednesday 22 June 2011

Day trip to Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
(Meet at 8:30am at Ames St in front of building E15 (MIT Media Lab) to catch the bus to WHOI.)