News and events — 2015

Thanks to our Science Day Convener — December 2015 Update to the IHO-IOC GEBCO Cook Book — December 2015
Paul Elmore at Science Day 2015 The GEBCO community would like to express its thanks and gratitude to Dr. Paul Elmore for his contribution to GEBCO by organising and convening GEBCO Science Day since 2012. [more] IHO-IOC GEBCO Cook Book

The IHO-IOC GEBCO Cook Book is a technical reference manual on how to build a bathymetric grid. Access the latest release. [more]

Patricio Carrasco receives 2015 Alexander Dalrymple Award — November 2015 Presentations and posters from Science Day — November 2015
Patricio Carrasco receives 2015 Alexander Dalrymple Award The GEBCO community would like to congratulate Rear Admiral Patricio Carrasco on being awarded the 2015 Alexander Dalrymple Award by the UK Hydrographic Office. [more] A selection of imagery from posters and presentations given at Science Day

Presentations and posters from this year's GEBCO Science Day are now available. [more]

A new bathymetry of the northeast Greenland continental shelf — November 2015 Release of a printable version of the IBCAO — November 2015
Bathymetry of the Northeast Greenland continental shelf

A new digital bathymetric model for the Northeast Greenland continental shelf has been released. Find how to access the data set and more information from its accompanying release paper. [more]

Printable version of v3 of the IBCAO

A printable version of the International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO) v3 is now available to download. [more]

Surveys with the R/V Skidbladner — November 2015 Welcome to the new Nippon Foundation/GEBCO Training Programme students (class of 2015 - 2016) — September 2015
Surveys with the R/V Skidbladner A team of scientists have recently returned from the Petermann Glacier 2015 expedition to the waters off North West Greenland. Watch a video as they map the seafloor close to the margins of the Petermann Glacier. [more] Nippon Foundation/GEBCO students class of 2015-2016

GEBCO welcomes the new students just beginning the Nippon Foundation/GEBCO Training Programme at the University of New Hampshire, USA. [more]

Remembering Desmond Scott — celebrating Desmond's contribution to GEBCO Nippon Foundation/GEBCO students attend NOAA Chart Adequacy Workshop — July 2015
Desmond Scott Desmond Scott passed away in May 2015 at the age of 92. The GEBCO community would like to express its sadness at this news and also to celebrate and record Desmond's contribution to GEBCO. [more] Nippon Foundation/GEBCO students attend NOAA Nautical Chart Adequacy Workshop The Nippon Foundation / GEBCO class have recently attended a NOAA Nautical Chart Adequacy Workshop and visited the offices of the NOAA NESDIS STAR Lab. [more]
Science Day 2015 — call for papers Training programme (2015) — February 2015
Posters and presentations from Science Day The next Science Day will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 5th October 2015. Contributions are welcomed on a range of topics relating to bathymetric mapping. Call for Papers Adobe PDF version of the GEBCO Science Day Call for Papers (2015) (144 KB) [more] GEBCO_2014 Grid

Applications sought for entry onto the GEBCO/ Nippon Foundation Training Programme in 2015 (closing date 31st March 2015). [more]

Additional grid export formats now available — February 2015 Presentations from Science Day at AGU — February 2015
GEBCO_2014 Grid

Additional grid export formats now available — February 2015

GEBCO's grids can now be exported via the internet in Esri ASCII raster format and GeoTiff formats [more]

A selection of imagery from posters and presentations given at Science Day In 2014 GEBCO's annual Science Day was held as a session of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting. Access poster and oral presentations given. [more]
Nippon Foundation/GEBCO students visit the US NGDC — January 2015
Nippon Foundation/GEBCO training programme students visit the US NGDC

The Year 11 Nippon Foundation / GEBCO class have recently returned from a fact-finding visit to the Marine Geology and Geophysics Division at the US National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC). [more]

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