Head of South African coastal observation visits IMOS office during Antarctic circumnavigation
IMOS hosted a visit by Dr Tommy Bornman from the South African Environmental Observation Network (SAEON). He is on the Cape Town to Hobart leg of the Swiss Polar Institute Antarctic circumpolar expedition (ACE) which arrived in...
NSW-IMOS announces leadership change
Following a meeting on 11 January, the New South Wales node of IMOS (NSW-IMOS) announced that Justin Seymour, from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) will take over leadership of the node. Tim Ingleton from the NSW Office...
Industry collaboration doubles the data collection capacity of Australia’s Slocum glider fleet
A successful partnership between IMOS Ocean gliders facility in Perth and local company ‘Master Instruments’ has significantly improved the efficiency of Slocum glider missions – at no extra cost.
IMOS OceanCurrent predicts speed for Sydney to Hobart yacht race
Ocean currents (on present indications) are favourable for a quick race, especially at first, when a tail current associated with a large anti-clockwise (warm-core) eddy off Sydney will add a few knots to the fleet's speed over...
Marine Matters issue 25 now available
The latest issue of the IMOS newsletter, Marine Matters, is available to download via the website.
The IMOS Annual Highlights Document 2015-16 is available now
It was a big year for IMOS, being the tenth year of operation for our national collaboration.