Monthly Archives: August 2017

MOSAiC – Announcement of Opportunity

Proposals are invited under a new research programme which will provide the opportunity for participation in the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) initiative. This opportunity is in partnership with the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), and is expected to support up to six two-month berths on the […]

Arctic Office Bulletin – July and August 2017

The latest NERC Arctic Office bulletin is now available here. Included in this edition: news on the results of the MOSAiC initiative workshop; the deadline for registration for the UK Arctic Conference; further details of a new event to boost research engagement with Russia in the Arctic and details of some new funding opportunities.

Summary note from the MOSAiC Workshop: Opportunities, Funding and Next Steps

The NERC Arctic Office hosted a full day workshop on MOSAIC, the International Arctic Drift Expedition on the 17th July at the Aurora Innovation Centre in Cambridge. MOSAiC is a year-round international expedition into the central Arctic Ocean to explore the Arctic climate system. It has been designed by a consortium under the umbrella of […]