People Directory : David S. Hosom

David S. Hosom

David S. Hosom

Oceanographer Emeritus

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2666

Fax: +1 508 457 2165

WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 30

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. University of Cincinnati, 1957, Electrical Engineering
M.S. Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, 1963, Electrical Engineering
M.S. Long Island University, 1971, Marine Science

Research Interests

Systems engineering, project management, and electrical design for ocean related instrumentation; electrical power systems for underwater vehicles, buoys, and ships; special interest is low power, high reliability, accuracy, flexibility, and modular designs for instrumentation.