The 8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces

Tuesday 19 May 2020 - Friday 22 May 2020

Plymouth Marine Laboratory


Three images showing photos of the sea with the centre image showing a man and a drone flying

Bringing together the scientific community investigating theory and applications of Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces.

Topics include: field observations, laboratory and numerical studies, near-surface processes, biological effects including surfactants, the micro-layer, remote sensing, global scale processes and many more.

The event will take place between 19th - 22nd May 2020 at Plymouth Marine Laboratory.

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Keynote Presentations

Christa Marandino (GEOMAR, Kiel) Air-sea gas exchange in the oceans 
Lucy Carpenter (University of York) The role of chemistry in air-sea gas exchange 
David Woolf (Heriot Watt University) A theoretical understanding of air-sea gas transfer 
Sally McIntyre (University of California) Gas transfer in low wind environments 

Invited Early Career Presentations

TBC

Draft Programme

Tuesday 19th May
Morning: Plenary talk / presentations
Afternoon: Presentations / discussion
Evening: Ice breaker

Wednesday 20th May
Morning: Plenary talk / presentations
Afternoon: Poster session / presentations
Evening: Boat trip

Thursday 21st May
Morning: Plenary talk / presentations / discussion
Afternoon: Poster session / presentations
Evening: Conference dinner

Friday 22nd May
Morning: Plenary talk / presentations / discussion
Lunch: Meeting ends

Contact

Please email GTWS@pml.ac.uk for any enquiries

Local Organising Committee

Phil Nightingale (Chair) - Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Tom Bell (co-Chair) - Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Jamie Shutler - University of Exeter
Andy Watson - University of Exeter
Geri Browne - Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Frances Hopkins - Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Thecla Keizer - Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Scientific Committee

Phil Nightingale (Chair) - Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK)
Tom Bell (co-Chair) - Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK)
Bill Asher - University of Washington (USA)
Jacqueline Boutin - CNRS UPMC (France)
Craig Donlon - European Space Agency
Tzung-May Fu - Peking University (China)
John Gulliver - University of Minnesota (USA)
Herlina Herlina - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)
David Ho - University of Hawaii (USA)
Frances Hopkins - Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK)
Andy Jessup - University of Washington (USA)
Christa Marindino - GEOMAR (Germany)
Lisa Miller - Institute of Ocean Sciences (Canada)
Wade McGillis - Columbia University (USA)
Anna Rutgersson - Uppsala University (Sweden)
Jamie Shutler - University of Exeter (UK)
Rachel Stanley - Wellesley College (USA)
Hiroshi Tanimoto - NIES (Japan)
Rik Wanninkhof - NOAA AOML (USA)
Brian Ward - National University of Ireland
Ming-Xi Yang - Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK)
Chris Zappa - Columbia University (USA)

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