Gabi Laske

3. Your affiliation Scripps Institution of Oceanography 4. Your discipline seismology 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. 1) how does the deep-ocean heat conveyor work and what is its role to transfer heat to the surface? 2) How does the solid Earth […]

Merrick Haller

3. Your affiliation Oregon State University 4. Your discipline Coastal Engineering 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. How will coastal storm activity be affected by climate change? What are the limitations on forecasting natural hazards and potential hazard damage? What are the […]

Caitlin Whalen

3. Your affiliation Scripps Institution of Oceanography 4. Your discipline Physical Oceanography 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. Across all disciplines…. 1) How is climate change affecting the ocean on both global, regional scales? 2) What processes are driving these changes? 3) […]

Sam Kelly

3. Your affiliation University of Minnesota Duluth 4. Your discipline Physical Oceanography 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. (1) What are the cumulative local and global effects of intermittent, high-frequency, and small-scale processes?  (2) In which ways and to what extent are […]

Oliver Sun

3. Your affiliation Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 4. Your discipline Physical Oceanography 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. 1) Ocean and coupled atmosphere-ocean processes span a huge range of time and space scales. How well do we understand the interactions, e.g., between […]

Jack Barth

3. Your affiliation Oregon State University 4. Your discipline physical oceanography 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. What changes will occur in Arctic ocean circulation and marine ecosystems due to a warming climate? What are the physical mechanisms for exchange between the […]

J. Evan Ward

3. Your affiliation University of Connecticut, Dept. of Marine Sciences 4. Your discipline Marine Biology 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. 1. What are the impacts (other than climate change) of anthropogenic inputs on marine organisms?  2. How will climate change impacts […]

Malin Pinsky

3. Your affiliation Rutgers University 4. Your discipline marine ecology 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. 1) How will climate change and ocean acidification affect marine ecosystems, from physics to top predators? 2) How does larval dispersal influence the dynamics and evolution […]

Douglas Luther

3. Your affiliation University of Hawaii 4. Your discipline Physical Oceanography 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. 1. What are the processes that alter and re-distribute water properties by advection, diffusion, chemical interaction, biological activity and surface fluxes (top and bottom)? Which […]

Edward Dever

3. Your affiliation Oregon State Univ. 4. Your discipline physical oceanography 5. Across all ocean science disciplines, please list 3 important scientific questions that you believe will drive ocean research over the decade. What are ocean ecosystem responses to ocean acidification likely to look like? What are combined ecosystem responses to climate change (including wind forcing, ocean temperature, […]