Navigation Links
Office of Naval Research engages international partners at OCEANS 2011
Date:6/9/2011

ARLINGTON, Va.The Office of Naval Research's Global (ONR Global) department joined the international scientific community at OCEANS 11 IEEE Santander Conference from June 6-9 in Spain to exchange ideas and support student participation to develop future experts in marine technology.

"The topics covered in technical sessions and the commercial technologies on display directly relate to three naval science and technology strategic plan focus areas," said Dr. Ellen Livingston, an ONR Global associate director, who shared information with visitors at the conference.

In her role, Livingston promotes collaboration with international scientists, serving as a chief of naval research science ambassador. With offices in Washington, D.C., London, Prague, Tokyo, Singapore and Santiago, Chile, ONR Global pursues international partnerships with organizations conducting basic and early applied research.

Sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers' (IEEE) Oceanic Engineering Society, the annual conference promotes scientific and technical advances in marine technology, ocean sciences and engineering. The conference theme, "Oceans of Energy for a Sustainable Future," covers a wide range of marine-related topics, including underwater acoustics and signal processing; air/ocean surface remote sensing; marine environment, oceanography and meteorology; marine and coastal law policy, management and education; and ocean vehicles and floating structures.

Beyond international collaboration, the event is an avenue for ONR to encourage students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. ONR Global co-sponsored approximately 15 university and graduate students to attend the conference and compete in a poster presentation. Winners were selected at the conference.

"Being at OCEANS in Spain is important to ONR because it provides us with opportunities to identify good ideas, develop and grow international partnerships and collaborate with the best and brightest in academia and industry," Livingston said. "Student participation is particularly valuable for the Navy in these scientific disciplinesthe ocean sciences and engineeringbecause the students who are successful in these areas will provide the future Navy expertise."


'/>"/>

Contact: Peter Vietti
onrcsc@onr.navy.mil
703-696-5031
Office of Naval Research
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Aware, Inc. Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer
2. Aware, Inc. Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer
3. Office of Naval Research Supports Exercise at Arctic Test Range
4. Hoyos Group Appoints Anthony Antolino as Chief Marketing Officer
5. Winners to share $1 million prize in Office of Naval Research challenge
6. Theres a new officer in the infection control army
7. Autism Speaks chief science officer Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D., named Rock Star of Science
8. Global Rainmakers Appoints James M. Demitrieus as Chief Operating Officer
9. Global Rainmakers Appoints James M. Demitrieus as Chief Operating Officer
10. Met Office and NOC enhance ocean observatory
11. Telestone Technologies Corporation Opens Four New Branch Offices
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/26/2017)... , Feb. 25, 2017  Securus Technologies, ... technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and ... Recidivism and Reentry. "Too often, too ... prisons and county jails are trying to tackle ... inmates and friends and family members. While significant steps ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... 21, 2017 Der weltweite Biobanking-Sektor ... Nach einem Gespräch mit mehr als 50 Vertretern aus verschiedenen ... überwinden gilt, um diese Prognose zu realisieren. ... Zu ... der finanziellen Mittel für die Biobank, die Implementierung Zeit ...
(Date:2/13/2017)... , Feb. 13, 2017 Former 9/11 Commission ... Judiciary Committee, Janice Kephart of Identity Strategy ... Donald Trump,s "Executive Order: Protecting the Nation ... 27, 2017):  "As President Trump,s ,Travel Ban, ... has now essentially banned the travel ban, it is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:3/27/2017)... , March 27, 2017 Infectex Ltd., a Russian portfolio ... 2b-3 clinical study of SQ109 added to the standard drug therapy regimen in patients ... scientists at Sequella, Inc. ( USA ) and the US National Institutes ... ... Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund Logo ...
(Date:3/27/2017)... , ... March 27, 2017 , ... ... to engineer scalable and customizable vascular grafts in JoVE’s Video Journal, the world’s ... to new and improved ways of treating coronary artery disease (CAD). Lam is ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... ROCKVILLE, Md. , March 24, 2017 ... Biotech Venture Fund (MBVF), today announced positive results of ... the standard drug therapy regimen in patients with multidrug-resistant ... drug discovered by scientists at Sequella, Inc. ( ... Health. A total of 140 patients ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... Mass. , March 24, 2017 Agenus ... of immune checkpoint antibodies and cancer vaccines, today announced ... The 7 th  Annual William Blair and Maidstone Life ... Space Alexandria Center in New York, NY ... March 29 at 9:40 am: Robert ...
Breaking Biology Technology: