Monthly program update for the NOPP
The NOPP Office is pleased to announce a new funding opportunity in partnership with the DOE, EERE, WWPTO, and BOEM, titled Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Effects Assessment and Monitoring.
The National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) Office is pleased to announce a new funding opportunity in partnership with the Office of Naval Research (ONR) titled: Advancing Air-Ocean-Land-Ice Global Coupled Predication on Emerging Computational Architectures.
The Ocean Research Advisory Panel (ORAP), supported by the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP), held their winter meeting at Ocean Leadership on January 14-16.
The National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) Office staff attended and hosted an exhibit booth at the MTS/IEEE Oceans ’12 Conference in Virginia Beach, Virginia from October 15-18.
NOPP-funded PIs Takemasa Miyoshi, Masaru Kunii, Eugenia Kalnay, and Hong Li published their seventh and eighth articles on Improving Tropical Cyclone Intensity Forecasting titled “Using AIRS retrievals in the WRF-LETKF system to improve regional numerical weather predication” in Tellus, and “Estimating and including observation error correlations in data assimilation” in Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering this month.
The NOPP Office was excited to announce the 2011 NOPP Excellence in Partnering Award winners in mid-August. Dr. Charles Fisher from Pennsylvania State University and Dr. James Brooks from TDI International, Inc. were recognized for their FY 2008 NOPP-funded project titled Exploration and Research of Northern Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Natural and Artificial Hard Bottom Habitats with Emphasis on Coral Communities: Reefs, Rigs, and Wrecks (also known as Lophelia II).
The NOPP Office is excited to announce that the Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 NOPP Report to Congress has been released and is now available on the NOPP website.
The Interagency Working Group on Ocean Partnerships (IWG-OP) held their May 8 meeting at the Department in the Interior (DOI) Main Building.
Members of the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) Office staff attended the Office of Naval Research (ONR) Marine Mammal Program Review Poster Session and Reception on April 17 in Arlington, Virginia.