Click on on the workshop dates for summaries of the presentations as well as a list of web-based resources.
Undersea earthquakes and seismic measurements in deep water.
HABCAM: Using advanced imaging technology to study New England seafloor ecology
Research on Ocean Sound: Marine mammals and squid
Oil Spill Science: What scientists and engineers from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution are working on in the Gulf of Mexico.
Studying and Seeing Volcanic Processes in the Ocean
Plastics in the ocean: science and potential student experiments and How animals defend themselves against pollutants: the chemical ‘defensome’
"Happy as a Clam? -- How do we Know?: The Secret Lives of Shellfish in Our Coastal Waters
"Suspended in Ice: Profiling the Arctic Ocean with New Technology"
"The Mystery of Animal Migrations: How geochemistry can help ecologists track fish"
Presented by Benjamin Walther and Simon Thorrold, Biology Department
"Rapid Change in the Arctic: New instruments and models to investigate a fragile system" Presented by Peter Winsor, Physical Oceanography Department
"The Life and Times of Toxic Algal Blooms in the Gulf of Maine: Two Pieces of the Puzzle"
"Understanding the Tectonics and History of Earth's Ocean Crust Formation Using Magnetic Measurements and High Resolution Surveys"
"Why Worry About Fresh Water in a Salty Ocean? Changes in Fresh Water in the North Atlantic and the Impact on Climate Change"
"How Volcanoes Make Life Possible (at the bottom of the ocean)"
"Monitoring Beach and Dune Dynamics"
»"Right Whale Ecology at the Intersection of Science, Technology, and Conservation"
»"Designing a New Vehicle for Deep Sea Exploration and Research"
»"Visualizing Flow and Drag on Fish and Squid"
»"The Lives of Jellies: Aliens of Inner Space"
»"Particle Flux, Coccolithophores, and Climate: Linking Tiny Cells to Global Climate"
»"High-Resolution Imaging with Underwater Vehicles"
» "Determining the Resistance of Marine Animals to Environmental Chemicals"
» "Marine Magnetotactic Bacteria"
» "Technology for Marine Exploration: ROVs and AUVs"
» "A New Look at an Old Oil Spill"
»"Engineering for an Extreme Environment: Open-Ocean Moorings"
»"A Window into the Private Lives of Dolphins"
»"The Alvin Submersible and Deep-Sea Technology"
»"Dive and Discover: A Look at Hydrothermal Vent Geology"