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Ben Allen

Ben Allen

Oceanographer Emeritus

Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2930

Fax: +1 508 457 2104

» Lab/Group Site

WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 10

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1973, Mechanical Engineering
M.S. University of Rhode Island, 1980, Ocean Engineering

Research Interests

Hydrodynamic cable analysis; propeller and thruster design; corrosion of marine materials; finite element analysis of structures; underwater structure force, strain, and acceleration measurements; underwater vehicle and mechanical system design.