OCB is pleased to announce the outcomes of the recent OCB proposal solicitation. With 11 proposals, the decision process was challenging this year. The proposals were scored based on scientific merit, relevance to OCB, potential benefits to the broader OCB community, and timeliness. The following new OCB activities have been selected for funding in 2019-2020. More information on these activities, including timelines, participation, and dedicated web pages on the OCB website will be announced soon.
- Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions: Scoping directions for U.S. research – PIs: Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction Committee
- Ocean Carbonate System Intercomparison Forum – PIs: Brendan Carter, Marta Álvarez, Andrew Dickson, Yui Takeshita, Nancy Williams, Akihiko Murata, Leticia Barbero, Robert Byrne, Andrea Fassbender, Melissa Chierici, Wei Jun Cai, Ryan Woosley, Regina Easley
- Ocean nucleic acids ‘omics intercalibration and standardization workshop – PIs: Bethany Jenkins, Andrew Allen, Paul Berube, Scott Gifford, Adrian Marchetti, Alyson Santoro