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PEACETIME Data Meeting: first results underway

Over 40 scientists met in Marseille on the 6th and 7th November to share and discuss the results obtained during the recent PEACETIME oceanographic cruise (May-June 2017). The meeting, held at the Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography (MIO), gathered both the scientists that were onboard the R/V and those who were on land, and allowed the …

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Regionalisation of the Mediterranean basin (new MERMEX publication)

With the support of the MERMEX / MISTRALS program, an international team has just reviewed and synthesized the different regionalizations proposed so far for the Mediterranean Sea. This synthesis constitutes a reference step for management actions and spatial planning, such as the application of the European Marine Strategy Framework Directive, and for future biogeochemical and …

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PEACETIME Data Meeting, 6-7 November 2017, Marseille

Less than 5 months after the PEACETIME cruise ended, embarking and non-embarking scientists involved in the project will meet to discuss the many results achieved during the cruise and since. This 2 day-meeting will take place at M I O on the 6 and 7 of November. 40 scientists from 14 labs will attend. The …

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PEACETIME Implementation Plan updated

New information on the PEACETIME Implementation Plan is currently available in the MerMex website. Go to Science > Implementation > Phase 2 (2016-2020) to read about the advancements of the PEACETIME action. The updated document includes data on the experiments and the sea samplings that were carried out during the recent PEACETIME cruise. Check them out!

Updates on the PERLE Implementation Plan

Updated information on the PERLE Implementation Plan is currently available in the MerMex website, under the tab Science > Implementation > Phase 2 (2016-2020). The report includes a thorough description of the cruises that will take place in the 2018-2019 period, including the tracks, the specific aims of each survey and the tasks on board. Have a look!

PEACETIME: mission accomplished!

The 40 scientists who embarked the PEACETIME cruise all did an amazing work during that month at sea. The campaign departed on May 10 and ended on June 11 at the La Seyne harbor. All the work envisaged upstream has been achieved, including 90 CTD-profiles, 27 ultra-clean CTD profiles to collect samples in « ultra-trace » conditions, …

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Post-doc in contaminants transport modelling in coastal area

A 18-months post-doc position is open at the University of Toulon (France) to work on ocean circulation and transport of contaminants in coastal areas. This research is funded by the Interreg Marittime EU projet IMPACT. For more informations

PEACETIME : News from the Pourquoi Pas?

The ongoing PEACETIME oceanographic cruise onboard the R/V ‘Pourquoi Pas? will provide the understanding necessary to accurately represent chemical exchanges at the air-sea interface after dust deposition and their impacts on marine ecosystems Twitter : https://twitter.com/peacetimecruise Videos : https://vimeo.com/channels/peacetime:

PEACETIME, 9th May 2017, Departure of the cruise in the Mediterranean

The PEACETIME* cruise is about to depart from La Seyne (France) for a 33 days cruise. Onboard the French oceanographic research vessel Pourquoi Pas ?, a team of 40 scientists will study the impact of atmospheric deposition on the ocean. This international and multidisciplinary scientific team will travel the central and western Mediterranean in search …

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The METMAR-MERMEX project has been accepted by the PHC Tassili program

The Partnership Hubert Curien (PHC) Tassili supports the Franco-Algerian scientific cooperation. The PHC Tassili aims particularly at training young researchers. It is directly supported and funded by: France through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development (MAEDI) and the Ministry for National Education, Higher Education and Research (MENESR) And Algeria, through the Ministry of …

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