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Ocean Ridge Initiative

The Ocean Ridge Initiative, created in 2008 by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution’s Deep Ocean Exploration Institute, is a focused research program dedicated to gaining a holistic understanding of the global Mid-Ocean Ridge system and unraveling its geological, chemical and biological mysteries.

2013 Ocean Ridge Initiative (ORI) Projects

Development of a Modular Deep Sea In situ Dissolved Gas Extractor System

Anna Michel, Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering
Scott Wankel, Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry