Category Archives: News

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 […]

UK Arctic Science Conference

Abstract submission is now closed. However it is still possible to register for the event. Please see the Arctic Conference webpage for further information, including the link to the registration page – https://www.arctic.ac.uk/research/uk-arctic-science-conference-2017/

Arctic Office Bulletin – June 2017

The latest Arctic Office Bulletin is now available and can be downloaded from  here.  Included in this month’s bulletin is information about an upcoming workshop on the 17th July that will provide the opportunity to learn more about the MOSAiC programme, as well as a reminder and further information about the UK Arctic Science Conference […]

MOSAiC Workshop – Monday 17th July 2017

The NERC Arctic Office is hosting a full day workshop on MOSAiC, the International Arctic Drift Expedition, on Monday 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 […]

Arctic Office Bulletin – March 2017

The March Arctic Office bulletin is now available and can be downloaded from Publications and Reports page.

Arctic Office Bulletin – February 2017

The latest Arctic Office Bulletin is now available and can be downloaded from  here.  Topics include latest news from the UK Arctic Research Station, upcoming events at the ASSW and a science highlight from Dr Kate Hendry, PI for ICY-LAB: Isotope Cycling in the Labrador Sea project.  

Arctic Office Bulletin – January 2017

The January 2017 issue of the NERC Arctic Office Bulletin is now available and can be downloaded here: http://www.arctic.ac.uk/resources/publications-and-reports/

Call for UK representatives on IASC Working Groups

The NERC Arctic Office is seeking nominations for United Kingdom representatives on the International Arctic Science Committee’s Atmosphere, Terrestrial, Social and Human, Cryosphere and Marine Working Groups. Self-nominations are welcome. The deadline for nomination is 21 February 2017. Applications should be sent to arctic@bas.ac.uk. Further details about the call can be downloaded here.