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Marine Remote Sensing
Satellite products are a major part of ocean observation and is one of the core research areas. The department is also one of the major partners in the Marine Remote Sensing Unit which aims to provide for the operational and research remote sensing...
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Bridging the Atlantic - The world’s oceans are undergoing significant changes – seen in indicators such as temperature and salinity. Dr Isabelle Ansorge PI of SAMOC-SA explains how South African scientists and students from the Oceanography Dept....
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Wednesday, 1 October 2014
Neil Hart

Department of Oceanography is glad to announce that one of our recent graduates, Dr. Neil Hart, has won the Faculty of Science PhD. medal for 2013 for his thesis  Synoptic-scale rainfall patterns over southern Africa: Scale interactions with large-scale modes of variability. In addition to  this medal he will also receive the Joseph Arenow Prize. Dr. Hart is currently a postdoctoral research assistant in the Dept. of Meteorology at Reading University. Our warmest congratulations.

Publication Date:
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 14:30
IPCC WG1 report

The department of Oceanography featured well in the last IPCC Working Group 1 report. The Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) provide a clear view of the current state of scientific knowledge relevant to climate change. It comprises three Working Group reports and a Synthesis Report. Most of the sited works from the department stemmed from published papers coming from PhD thesis and Post-Doctoral studies.

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 10:15
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Bridging the Atlantic - The world’s oceans are undergoing significant changes – seen in indicators such as temperature and salinity. Dr Isabelle Ansorge PI of SAMOC-SA explains how South African scientists and students from the Oceanography Dept. and French technicians form IFREMER are involved in investigating the state of these changes.

Publication Date:
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 12:30
British Councel Research Links

“In collaboration with the UK Meteorological Office, the Department will be running a workshop entitled From Climate Science to Climate Services for Society  during March 3-6, 2014."

Publication Date:
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 10:15