Call for papers

The major themes for IMEMS 2006 are marine environmental risk analysis, and the development and application of software for support of decision-making by marine environmental managers. We welcome papers describing both pure and applied research topics.

Abstracts of 500 words or fewer are sought in the following areas:

  • Environmental Management Support Systems
  • Coupled Physical-Biological-Chemical Systems
  • Operational Met-Ocean Modelling
  • Modelling of Coastal Marine Releases
  • Integrated Environmental and Socio-Economic Assessments
  • Environmental Risk and Impact Assessment
  • Transport and Impacts of Pollutants
  • Dose - Response Modelling
  • Oil and Chemical Releases
  • Deepwater and Offshore Issues
  • Contaminated Sediments
  • Ecological and Food Web Models
  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Data Assimilation
  • Model Testing and Validation

Abstract deadline: 15 June, 2006
E-mail abstracts to May K. Ditlevsen, IMEMS Secretary: may.ditlevsen@sintef.no

Manuscripts will be printed in the proceedings as submitted, available at the start of the meeting as part of the registration package.

As with previous IMEMS meetings, manuscripts passing a peer-review process will be published in a scientific journal. Previous meetings have produced publications in Marine Pollution Bulletin, Environmental Modelling and Software, Spill Science and Technology Bulletin, Journal of Marine Systems., and Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science.

Published August 13, 2008