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Transforming Seagoing Science 2015 Planning Workshop

September 01, 2015

Transforming Seagoing Science 2015 Planning Workshop

On August 25th and 26th, 2015 Schmidt Ocean Institute convened a focused group of international experts in ocean sciences, technologies, and scientific marine operations to discuss and identify critical opportunities for technologically advanced ship

The Small Things that Count

August 16, 2015

The Small Things that Count

And just like that, three weeks has come to an end. As the science team starts to pack up their equipment and explore the data collected, they get their first taste of the water profiles for this region.

Student Opportunities: The Voyage Home

August 15, 2015

Student Opportunities: The Voyage Home

As we begin our transit back to Honolulu, Student Opportunities participants Julianna Diehl and Jennifer Killinger have time to reflect on the cruise and their experience.

Schmidt Ocean Institute makes MTR100 Editor’s Choice top Five Stand Outs

August 15, 2015

Schmidt Ocean Institute makes MTR100 Editor’s Choice top Five Stand Outs

This year marks the 10th anniversary for Marine Technology Reporter’s annual Top 100. As a relative newcomer, Schmidt Ocean Institute is honored to be included in this list alongside with many recognized innovators in maritime industry. Not onl

Student Video #2: Waves of Change

August 13, 2015

Student Video #2: Waves of Change

Check out the second video from one of our Student Opportunities participants, Jennifer Killinger.

Message in a bottle…or a wave

August 12, 2015

Message in a bottle…or a wave

Before the advent of modern oceanographic instrumentation, scientists possessed only rudimentary ways of exploring our oceans. Surface currents could be inferred from their effect on ship’s tracks, and from the net drift of floating objects rel

Sacrificial Zincs

August 11, 2015

Sacrificial Zincs

Take a look at the process of galvanic corrosion and how research vessel Falkor is protected from this process.

When the ocean has a different plan for your science

August 10, 2015

When the ocean has a different plan for your science

How even ideal conditions at sea can be a challenge for a research vessel.

Making Time for the Time Series

August 09, 2015

Making Time for the Time Series

A Marine Technician (MT) ensures that all oceanographic instrumentation is functioning properly and that deployment and recovery operations remain on schedule.

Announcements

Opportunities for Students to Sail aboard Falkor

Schmidt Ocean Institute seeks to provide undergraduate and graduate students with a chance to take part in meaningful scientific research in coordination with our ogranization and the principal investigators leading research projects. Bert ...

Schmidt Ocean Institute makes MTR100 Editor’s Choic ...

This year marks the 10th anniversary for Marine Technology Reporter’s annual Top 100. As a relative newcomer, Schmidt Ocean Institute is honored to be included in this list alongside with many recognized innovators in maritime industry. Not onl ...

Perspectives on Ocean Exploration Documentary

SOI personnel and footage are featured in a new video documentary "Perspectives on Ocean Exploration." ...

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