International Training Workshop for Nutrient Analysis

Sunday 5 November 2017 - Thursday 9 November 2017


Sponsored by POGO and SCOR. Organised by NIOZ and PML for SCOR Working Group #147 (COMPONUT): towards comparability of global oceanic nutrient data.

Application Deadline: 1st August 2017

Applications are welcomed for up to 10 scientists or technicians from developing countries to attend this training course (for eligibility, see here). Applicants should have some prior experience of carrying out nutrient analysis.

Aim of the Course:

This training course will provide a combination of lab work and lectures, guided by experienced nutrient chemists. This will provide invaluable experience and knowledge in all aspects of nutrient analysis, including basic analytical information, sample handling, pipeing, reagent make-up, calibrations, GO-SHIP protocols, the use of CRM’s etc.

What is covered:

Air fare from home country to The Netherlands, internal travel between Amsterdam airport and hotel on day of arrival, and between hotel and NIOZ daily. Bed, breakfast and evening meals.

What is not covered: 

​Domestic travel in home country, visa costs, insurance, salary. 

Trainers / Lecturers:
Jan van Ooijen (NIOZ)
Karel Bakker (NIOZ)
Sharyn Ossebaar (NIOZ)
Malcolm Woodward (PML)
Susan Becker (Scripps)
Claire Mahaffey (Liverpool University)
Michio Aoyama (JAMSTEC)

What is needed to apply?

• Application form
• Letter of recommendation from supervisor
• CV

For information on how to apply, please click here. For the workshop flyer please click here.  

Event type: Workshop
Event location: Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Texel, The Netherlands

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