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OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 7, Number 9

OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 7, Number 9

  • AdCom vote for OES resident, Vice President for Conference Operations and Secretary coming up
  • Congratulations to new AdCom members
  • GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) Workshop XXXVIII - Evolution of Ocean Observing Systems
  • Call for nominations for IEEE Fellows, class of 2012
  • OCEANS 2010 MTS/IEEE Seattle Early Registration deadline is August 15th
  • 10th Current, Waves and Turbulence Measurement Workshop (CWTM) Call for Papers
  • MARELEC 2011 San Diego, USA, June 20 - 23, 2011, Call for Papers
  • Congratulations to OCEANS '10 IEEE Sydney Student Poster Winners

Details below.........

AdCom vote for OES resident, Vice President for Conference Operations and Secretary coming up

On 24 September, 2010, at the OCEAN's '10 Seattle Conference ADCOM Meeting, we are voting for President, Vice President for Conference Operations and Secretary. However, although the President's term is up, he can be reelected, whereas the other two cannot. If you have any recommendations for possible prospective candidates, please send them to Jim Barbera at: jimbarbera@verizon.net

Congratulation to our new ADCOM members who where elected for a three year term starting in 2011:

Congratulations to: Robert Bannon, James Gant, Rene Garello, Edward Gough, Jr., Jean-Pierre Hermand, and Pamela Hurst. We had nine very well qualified candidates and we appreciate the interest of all of them in serving OES through our ADCOM.

GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) Workshop XXXVIII - Evolution of Ocean Observing Systems

Just prior to the start of the OCEANS 2010 MTS/IEEE Seattle Conference, from September 20-23, 2010, there will be held the GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) Workshop XXXVIII - Evolution of Ocean Observing Systems. This event will be held on Sunday, 19 September. This workshop, sponsored by OES, will have the same venue as the conference. It will start at 8:30 AM, September 19, and go until 6:00 PM. For further information, please go to the OCEANS 2010 MTS/IEEE Seattle web site at: http://www.oceans10mtsieeeseattle.org/index.cfm. Then, click on the left on "GEOSS Workshop" for full details, including the agenda.

Call for Nominations for IEEE Fellows, Class of 2012

Nominations for the IEEE Fellows Class of 2012 are now being accepted. Nominate a colleague, co-worker or friend whose career and body of work you consider eligible for elevation to the IEEE Fellow Grade. Online application is available as are all the forms you may need. Deadline date is 01 March 2011. See information under Fellows Menu at http://www.ieee.org/membership_services/membership/fellows/index.html.

OCEANS 2010 MTS/IEEE Seattle Registration deadline is August 15th

OCEANS 2010 MTS/IEEE Seattle being held at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center from September 20th through 23rd, 2010. Details at http://www.oceans10mtsieeeseattle.org

10th Current, Waves and Turbulence Measurement Workshop (CWTM) call for papers

To be held March 20-23, 2011, at The Monterey Plaza Hotel, Monterey, California Deadlines: Abstracts due on October 15, 2010, early exhibits January 17, 2011 and early registration February 11, 2011 Web site: http://www.cwtmc2011.org/

MARELEC 2011 San Diego, USA, June 20 - 23, 2011, Call for Papers is now open

MARELEC 2011 is the 7th International Marine Electromagnetics conference being held at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego from June 20 - 23, 2011. This will be the first Marelec to be held outside Europe and hosted by a non-defense institution, as a reflection of the changing nature of marine electromagnetic science. The conference technical committee is inviting paper and poster proposals in the broad areas of marine electromagnetics concerned with theoretical development and modelling, measurement and analysis, together with case histories where appropriate. Details at: http://www.marelec.co.uk

Congratulations to OCEANS '10 IEEE Sydney Student Poster Winners

First Place - Ariell Friedman, Australian Centre for Field Robotics, University of Sydney, Australia,

2nd Place - Francois-Xavier Socheleau, Telecom Bretagne, France
- Anuj Sehgal, Jacobs University, Germany

3rd Place - Gabrielle Inglis, University of Rhode Island, USA
- Lashika Medagoda, Australian Centre for Field Robotics, University of Sydney, Australia
- M. Azizur Rahman, University of the Ryukus, Japan

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Send content for and comments regarding this newsletter to the editor: Marinna Martini, mmartini@ieee.org