Professor Peter Burkill

Peter Burkill
Peter Burkill is Professor of Ocean Science at Plymouth University, UK and Adjunct Visiting Scientist at National Institute of Oceanography Goa, India. His background is in biological oceanography and his research has been on the role of microzooplankton in marine food-webs. He has published 140 peer-reviewed papers and accumulated an h-index of 47. He was a member of HEFCE’s Earth Sciences RAE2007 and REF2014 panels. He served as SCOR’s President 2014-2016 and continues on SCOR’s Executive until 2020. His main activity is the development of international ocean sciences, particularly in the Indian Ocean.    

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Offshore Survey 2019 Announces Keynote Speakers


Offshore Survey, which takes place alongside Ocean Business at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton UK, from 10-11 April 2019
, is delighted to confirm two high profile speakers to deliver keynote presentations on each day of the conference. 

Cheri Arvonio, Offshore Survey’s Event Manager commented, “We’re excited to announce that Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE, who is the Acting Chief Executive of the UK Hydrographic Office, will be delivering one of the keynote presentations and John Pinder, who recently retired from his position as Port Hydrographer at the Port of London Authority will also be presenting a keynote. Both offer a vast resource of knowledge working at the forefront of the industry.”

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Associate Editor Positions - Journal of Operational Oceanography

Jounrnal of Operational Oceanagraphy is seeking to appoint Associate Editors.

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Coastal Ocean Processes - UEA - April 1st and 2nd 2019

Please go to the Coastal Processes SIG page for detail of the meeting....

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