More than 3,550 dissertations have been registered with the disccrs and dialog programs since their inception in 2002 and 1993 respectively the combined registry is international in scope, with citizens of more than 85 countries participating to date and nearly 50% of phds registered outside the us demographic information is collected with abstracts, and statistical information is. Biological oceanography is concerned with the interactions of populations of marine organisms with one another and with their physical and chemical environment because these interactions are frequently complex, and because the concepts and techniques used are drawn from many fields, biological oceanography is, of necessity, interdisciplinary. Chemical oceanography investigates the complex chemistry, distribution, and cycling of dissolved substances, nutrients, and gases in seawater, the mechanisms controlling them, and their origins and fates.
The phd (doctorate) program requires a minimum of 54 credit hours each phd (doctoral) student must complete 4 core courses, one in each of 4 core areas: biological oceanography, chemical oceanography, physical oceanography, and the marine policy and/or management areas (including law and economics. (chemical oceanography), 2 hours of ocng 681 (seminar) and at least 12 hours of ocng 691 (research) all doctoral students will also be required to meet a residence requirement . This year, the dissertations symposium in chemical oceanography (disco) - the archetype of the oceanography dissertation symposia — will be meeting in hawaii as usual but there will be a couple of innovations this time for disco xviii.
Environmental chemistry, chemical oceanography, low-temperature aqueous geochemistry, mercury cycling in the environment, atmospheric chemistry and deposition (1) biogeochemistry of trace elements in marine and fresh waters with emphasis on the effects of biological and. The dissertations symposium in chemical oceanography provides recent graduates, or soon to graduate, phd-level chemical oceanographers with an opportunity to present their dissertation research in front of their professional peers and to forge professional relationships that will facilitate their future research and academic careers. For specialization in biological or chemical oceanography, ocg 501, 521, 540, and 561 for specialization in geological oceanography, ocg 540 and any two of ocg 501, 521, and 561 for specialization in physical oceanography, ocg 501, 530, 610 and 613 and any six credits of 500- and 600-level ocg courses outside the physical oceanography. Chemical oceanography jump to: bachelor thesis a chemical oceanographer's view of nitrous oxide in the ocean (professorial dissertation), christian-albrechts.
Oceanography 2 2011 plumeri award for faculty excellence, the college of william & mary 1993 selected participant in the dissertations symposium on chemical. Chemical oceanography is the study of physical properties of seawater, including salt and other mineral content and determining the presence of any contaminants or pollutants chemical oceanographers might work with engineers to develop techniques to extract chemicals from seawater, or study the impact of pollutants on the oceans. Dissertations in chemical oceanography symposium (sponsored by nsf) 2010 university of south carolina, marine science program publication award 2009. A continuing concern of the national science foundation (nsf) and the office of naval research (onr) is the effective utilization of young scientists who gain their degrees through federally. Phd(s): phd louisiana state university 2015 (oceanography and coastal sciences - chemical oceanography) dissertation: polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon dynamics in the northern gulf of mexico research interests.
The seventh session of dissertations in chemical oceanography (disco vii) was convened february 8-13, 1987, at the east-west center at the manoa campus of the university of hawaii under joint support from the national science foundation, office of naval research, and national oceanographic and atmospheric administration sea grant program. Kevin s dillon, phd awards 2001 outstanding graduate student of the year award, dept of oceanography, fsu 2003 dissertations symposium on chemical oceanography invited participant (disco xix. The oceanography (oce) graduate program has a diverse set of faculty, staff, and students who examine ocean processes in broad fields of physical, biological, chemical, and geological oceanography and geophysics basic and applied research of an experimental, numerical, and analytical nature is conducted in oceanic settings that range from. Search the history of over 339 billion web pages on the internet. An abstract of the dissertation of yuval cohen for the degree of doctor of philosophy in chemical oceanography presented on january 12 1978 studies on the marine chemistry of nitrous oxide.
Robert nick tuttle will defend his doctoral dissertation entitled, the chemical ecology of marine sediments and the bacteria that inhabit them in sumner auditorium, at 1:00 pm the public is invited. Oceanography publications lists up to date journal publications (section i) are grouped by oceanography disciplines: biological, chemical, marine geology, physical, and. Pods: purpose the physical oceanography dissertations symposium had its first meeting in june 2002 (breckenridge, colorado)by 2016, nine meetings had been conducted, and they are now convened on a biennial basis, with an upcoming meeting in october 2018.
The significance of endocrine-disrupting compounds (edcs) in the environment has only recently come to the forefront of scientific research, policy debates, water utilities management and public awareness. The second is a three-year grant, for $466,135 from the nsf ocean section - chemical oceanography it is titled us geotraces pmt: quantification of atmospheric deposition and trace element fractional solubility and will focus on atmospheric deposition to the pacific ocean. This dissertation describes three research projects on the glacial history of antarctica using measurements of cosmogenic-nuclides in glacial deposits and bedrock surfaces. Chemical oceanography chemical oceanographers seek to understand the ways in which various chemical forms are cycled within the oceans, and the reactions that influence biogeochemical cycles ocean chemists improve our understanding of the basic conditions under which ocean life thrives in seawater, and help predict the effects of.