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Jim Partan

Jim Partan

Research Engineer

Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3356

Fax: +1 508 457 2195


WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 18

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.A. Williams College, 1994, Astrophysics
B.A. University of Cambridge, 1996, Mathematics
M.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000, Electrical Engineering
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2013, Computer Science

Research Interests

Underwater acoustic communication, navigation, and networks; marine mammal acoustics and behavioral sensing; autonomous vehicles; software engineering for real-time embedded systems; electronics hardware design; signal processing.