AOP&E Research Highlights


From Oceanus Magazine

Seal Whiskers Inspire Marine Technology

By observing nature, biomimetic engineer designs new sensor

Epiphany Among the Manta Rays

Can we mobilize a navy of scuba divers as citizen scientists?


Exploring the secret life of endangered leatherback turtles

The Riddle of Rip Currents

Scientists investigate how and where these dire beach hazards occur

A Smarter Undersea Robot

Engineers seek to correct a curious deficiency

The Jetyak

WHOI engineers develop a new type of ocean robot

From Lab to Sea

New course gives students hands-on training in the field

High-tech Dives on an Ancient Wreck

Archaeologists return to Antikythera with advanced ocean technology

The Exosuit Comes Aboard

Cutting-edge diving apparatus gets first archaeological mission


News Releases

New AUV Plankton Sampling System Deployed

’SUPR-REMUS,’ coupled with genetic analysis, reveals larval distributions

Carbon Dioxide Pools Discovered in Aegean Sea

’Kallisti Limnes’ Get Their Distinctive Color from Opal Particles

REMUS SharkCam Captures Upclose Encounters with Great Whites

Footage from SharkCam featured on Discovery Channel "Shark Week"