The University of Concepcion (Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences y Faculty of Natural and Oceanographic Sciences), the Millennium Institute of Oceanography (IMO) and the Study Group for Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction of the National Oceanographic Committee, Chile – (CONA), are pleased to invite the scientific community of Chile and Latin America to participate in the V Congress of Physical Oceanography, Meteorology and Climate of the Eastern South Pacific to be held at the Main Campus of the University of Concepcion, in Concepcion Chile, on on 6 – 10 November 2017.
The main objective of the Congress is to announce the latest research advances in physical oceanography, meteorology and climate of the eastern South Pacific and boost the discussion and the exchange of ideas between researchers and students interested in these disciplines. The Congress was founded in 2007 within the Study Group for Ocean-Atmosphere Dynamics of the National Oceanographic Committee, Chile – CONA, and has been held every two years ever since with the sponsorship of the main institutions of higher education, research centers and enterprises.
The V Congress OFMC-PSO includes a diverse program comprised of invited lectures, oral presentations and posters within the following thematic areas:
- Climate variability and global change
- Physical regional oceanography
- Regional meteorology
- Ocean-Atmosphere interaction
- Estuarine oceanography and coastal areas
- Waves and Tsunamis
- Non-conventional renewable energies