Information and History

Milestone Assemblies and Executive Committee members

(1951 - 1983)

1951

August - Brussels, Belgium

IX IUGG General Assembly

President

Prof. J. Proudman

UK

Vice-Presidents

 

Dr. C. O'D. Iselin

USA

Capt. J. Rouch

France

Secretary

Prof. H. Mosby

Norway

Deputy Secretary

Dr. R. H. Fleming

USA

Members

   

Dr. J. N. Carruthers

UK

Prof. H. Pettersson

Sweden

Prof. H. Groen

Netherlands

Prof. H. U. Sverdrup

Norway

1954

September - Rome, Italy

X IUGG General Assembly

President

Prof. H. Mosby

Norway

Vice-Presidents

 

Dr. J. N. Carruthers

UK

Capt. J. Rouch

France

Secretary

Dr. R. H. Fleming*

USA                           * replaced by Dr. Kullenberg 1 November 1956

Deputy Secretary

Dr. B. Kullenberg

Sweden

Members

   

Prof. H. Groen

Netherlands

Prof. H. U. Sverdrup**

Norway                               ** died in 1957

Dr. G. Böhnecke

Germany

Prof. J. Proudman

UK

1957

September - Toronto, Canada

XI IUGG General Assembly

President

Prof. H. Mosby

Norway

Vice-Presidents

 

Dr. J. N. Carruthers

UK

Prof. V. G. Kort

USSR

Secretary

Dr. B. Kullenberg

Sweden

Deputy Secretary

Ing. M. Eyriès

France

Members

   

 

 

Dr. G. Böhnecke

Germany

Prof. J. Proudman

UK

Prof. K. Hidaka

Japan

Dr. H. B. Hachey

Canada

1960

July/August - Helsinki, Finland

XII IUGG General Assembly

President

Dr. G. Deacon

UK

Vice-Presidents

 

Prof. V. G. Kort

USSR

Prof. I. Hela

Finland

Secretary

Dr. B. Kullenberg

Sweden

Deputy Secretary

Ing. M. Eyriès

France

Members

   

Prof. K. Hidaka

Japan

Prof. G. Dietrich

Germany

Dr. H. B. Hachey

Canada

Dr. J. Lyman

USA

1963

August - Berkeley, U.S.A.

XIII IUGG General Assembly

President

Prof. R. Revelle

USA

Vice-Presidents

 

Dr. B. Kullenberg

Sweden

Prof. K. Hidaka

Japan

Secretary

Prof. I. Hela

Finland

Deputy Secretary

Ing. M. Eyriès

France

Members

   

Prof. L. M. Brekhovskikh

USSR

Capt. L. R. A. Capurro

Argentina

Prof. G. Dietrich

Germany

Mr. D. J. Rochford

Australia

1967

September - Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

XIV IAPO General Assembly

Statutes and ByLaws of the Association

The International Association of Physical Oceanography (IAPO) became the International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Ocean (IAPSO)

President

Prof. G. Dietrich

Germany

Vice-Presidents

 

Prof. A. S. Monin

USSR

Prof. M. Uda

Japan

Secretary

Dr. A. E. Maxwell

USA

Deputy Secretary

Ing. M. Eyriès

France

Members

   

Capt. L. R. A. Capurro

Argentina

Dr. D. Lal

India

Mr. D. J. Rochford

Australia

Dr. J. R. Rossiter

UK

1970

August/September - Tokyo, Japan

XV IAPSO General Assembly

President

Prof. H. Lacombe

USA

Vice-Presidents

 

Prof. A. S. Monin

USSR

Prof. K. Yoshida

Japan

Secretary

Dr. E. C. LaFond

USA

Deputy Secretary

Dr. J. R. Rossiter*

Dr. B. L. K. Somayajulu**

UK                                  * Died May 1972

India                            ** Appointed 1972

Members

   

Dr. H. L. Grant

Canada

Prof. K. Grasshoff

Germany

Prof. E. S. W. Simpson

South Africa

Adm. P. Moreira da Silva***

Brazil                         *** Appointed 1972

1975

August/September - Grenoble, France

XVI IUGG General Assembly

President

Prof. R. W. Stewart

Canada

Vice-Presidents

 

Prof. J. S. Turner

Australia

Prof. G. Siedler

Germany

Secretary

Dr. E. C. LaFond

USA

Deputy Secretary

Dr. J. M. Gieskes

USA

Members

   

Adm. P. Moreira da Silva

Brazil

Prof. E. S. W. Simpson

South Africa

Dr. B. L. K. Somayajulu

India

Dr. S. Uyeda

Japan

1979

December - Camberra, Australia

XVII IUGG General Assembly

Statutes and ByLaws of the Association

The office of Secretary has been changed to Secretary General

President

Prof. D. Lal

India

Vice-Presidents

 

Prof. W. Krauss

Germany

Akad. B. A. Nelepo

UkSSR

Secretary General

Dr. E. C. LaFond

USA

Deputy Secretary General

Dr. J. M. Gieskes

USA

Members

   

Mr. J. Crease

UK

Prof. G. B. Kullenberg

Denmark

Dr. A. Morel

France

Prof. S. H. Sharaf-el-Din

Egypt