- A. Foldvik (Norway)
- Other Full Members
- K, Aagaard (USA), P.D. Killworth (UK), J. Meincke (FRG), E.L. Lewis (Canada), C.A. Paulson (USA), and Eddy C. Carmack (Canada)
- Terms of Reference
To assess the present state of knowledge of the Arctic Ocean heat budget and the physical processes which control it.
To recommend a coordinated and international research effort to significantly improve the understanding of the heat budget and the controlling processes, taking into account the plans for the polar sub-programme of the World Climate Research Programme.
- Financial Sponsors
- Affiliated Organization
- IAPSO, IAMAP
- 7-19 October 1977 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
- 5-7 September 1978 in Bergen, Norway