Hans Ramm is a Marine Research Engineer for SCOPE. His primary responsibility is the maintenance and operation of the group’s autonomous ocean vehicles. Previously, he developed atmospheric and oceanographic research instrumentation and supported research efforts while working at NOAA, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Lockheed Martin, and Science Applications International Corporation. Most of those efforts were focussed on applying acoustic techniques to study fluid flow and and to characterize underwater acoustic signals. His academic background includes undergraduate degrees in Physics and Electrical Engineering/Computer Science as well as an MS in Oceanography from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.