Center for Coastal & Ocean Mapping / NOAA Joint Hydrographic Center

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Research Snapshot: Offshore Survival

The engineering tank in Chase Ocean Engineering Lab is no match for the chilly offshore waters of the Gulf of Maine, but it stood in ably for a recent offshore marine survival class hosted by the Center for Acoustics Research and Education (CARE). UNH graduate students, faculty and staff joined... Read More

Recent Stories

  • Researcher Jennifer Miksis-Olds
    - Eavesdropping on the Ocean
    A new federal contract will help researchers like Jennifer Miksis-Olds eavesdrop on the ocean environment. The contract, worth up to $6.5 million, will support ongoing monitoring... Read More
  • Larry Mayer, director of the UNH School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering and the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping
    - Faculty Kudos
    Talk about making a good impression on your new coworkers: in late April, marine acoustician Jennifer Miksis-Olds joined the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering. Read More
  • Researchers Kevin Jerram and Evgenia Bazhenova at the North Pole, with American and Russian flags
    - Polar Explorers
    Halfway through their six-week research cruise of the Arctic Ocean, UNH researchers Kevin Jerram and Evgenia Bazhenova visited the North Pole. Read More
  • Research Vessel Gulf Surveyor
    - Shiny and New
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  • Larry Mayer sitting on a dock
    - Arctic Appointment
    President Obama named Larry Mayer to a four-year term on the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, an independent federal agency that advises the President and Congress. Read More
  • multicolored image of seafloor feature
    - A Hole in the Bottom of the Sea
    When Captain Andy Armstrong learned that a basin in the Gulf of Mexico would be named in his honor, he thought it was a mistake. Read More
  • UNH researcher Jennifer Miksis-Olds
    - Listening to the Ocean
    Asking for time off on your first day at a new job can be awkward. New research professor Jennifer Miksis-Olds received the prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for... Read More
  • New Hampshire students at UNH for SeaPerch Competition
    - At SeaPerch, Last-Minute Fixes Are Opportunities To Learn
    On April 2, the sixth annual Seacoast SeaPerch Regional Competition was held at UNH’s Swazey Pool. Read More
  • Chris Whitney
    - California Dreamin'
    The UNH booth, hosted here by Tara Hicks Johnson, outreach specialist at the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping, was a popular destination for would-be graduate students and... Read More
  • Mariana Trench
    - Research professor, paleoceanographer...Hollywood collaborator?
    James Gardner of the UNH Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping and the Joint Hydrographic Center added an unusual credential to his CV this summer when he signed over rights to... Read More