Within the Argo program, the BGC-Argo mission team acts as a scientific committee of BGC-Argo national representatives, which provide recommendation and guidance for the progressive development and implementation of a BGC- Argo program in the context of the larger global Argo array.

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Kenneth S. Johnson

Senior Scientist/Chemist

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
  • 7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA USA
  • johnson at mbari.org
  • Personal web page

Hervé Claustre

CNRS senior scientist

  • Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche / OMTAB
  • IMEV-SU-CNRS , Villefranche-sur-mer, France
  • herve.claustre at imev-mer.fr
  • Personal web page
  • Research Gate

Catherine Schmechtig

CNRS Research Engineer

  • OSU Ecce Terra, SU-CNRS
  • Paris, FRANCE
  • catherine.schmechtig at imev-mer.fr
  • Research Gate

Edouard Leymarie

Research Engineer

  • Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV)
    Team: OMTAB
  • IMEV-SU-CNRS , Villefranche-sur-mer, FRANCE
  • edouard.leymarie at imev-mer.fr
  • Personal web page
  • Research Gate

Fei Chai


  • Second Institute of Oceanography,
    State Oceanic Administration of China
  • Hangzhou, CHINA
  • fchai at sio.org.cn
  • Research Gate

Giorgio Dall’Olmo

Earth Observation Scientist

Henry Bittig

Research Scientist

Katja Fennel


Kjell Arne Mork

  • Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
  • Bergen, NORWAY
  • kjell.arne.mork at hi.no
  • Research Gate

Nathan Briggs

Research Scientist

Pete Strutton


  • Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania
  • Hobart, Tasmania, AUSTRALIA
  • peter.strutton at utas.edu.au
  • Personal web page

Stephen C. Riser

Professor - Physical Oceanography

  • University of Washington
    The School of Oceanography
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • riser at uw.edu
  • Personal web page

Tanya Maurer

Research Specialist

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
  • Moss Landing, CA, USA
  • tmaurer at mbari.org
  • Personal web page

Tetsuichi Fujiki

Senior Research Scientist

  • Marine Ecosystem Dynamics Research Group,
    Research and Development Center for Global Change (RCGC),
    Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
  • Yokosuka, JAPAN
  • tfujiki at jamstec.go.jp
  • Personal web page

Yuichiro Takeshita

Research Scientist

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
  • Moss Landing, CA, USA
  • yui at mbari.org
  • Personal web page

Udaya Bhaskar

Scientist 'F' and Head TPG

  • Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS)
  • MoES, Govt. of India, India
  • uday at incois.gov.in
  • Research Gate

Andrea Fassbender

Research Scientist

  • NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • andrea.j.fassbender at noaa.gov
  • Personal web page

Alison Gray

Assistant Professor

  • School of Oceanography, University of Washington
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • argray at uw.edu
  • Personal web page

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