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Marine Technology News
Nov. 30, 2018
The first Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project regional mapping meeting for the Atlantic and Indian Oceans took place this month at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University.
Fox News
Nov. 15, 2018
Jenn Dijkstra is quoted in an article about the prevalence of sea squirts in the Gulf of Maine.
Offshore Engineer
Nov. 5, 2018
Dr. Larry Mayer was co-chair of the first regional mapping meeting for The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project. The meeting covered the Arctic, Antarctic and North Pacific regions.
Science
Oct. 31, 2018
XPRIZE, a nonprofit based in Culver City, California, runs competitions to spur innovation, and in 2015, it turned to the problem of mapping the ocean floor. Next week, eight teams will participate in the final challenge for the $7million prize.
WRAL
Oct. 29, 2018
Scientists will explore new sites in deep waters surrounding Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to learn more about coral and fish habitats as part of a 22-day mission.
NOAA Coast Survey Biweekly Newsletter
Oct. 10, 2018
Ocean Discovery Day is featured in this week's Coast Survey newsletter.  
BBC
Oct. 9, 2018
The final of the ocean XPRIZE, which will see fleets of robots compete to map the largest area of seafloor inside 24 hours, will take place in deep waters off the coast of Greece. 
Robotics Business Review
Oct. 9, 2018
XPRIZE has announced that the deep sea off Kalamata, Greece, has been chosen as the field testing location for finalist teams competing in the $7 million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE. 
Position
Oct. 1, 2018
Prof. Tom Weber and grad students Liz Weidner and Erin Heffron were aboard New Zealand's R/V Tangaroa in the Calypso Hydrothermal Vent Field in the Bay of Plenty. They worked with an international team whose aim was to use echocounders to quanitify the amount of gases coming up form the ocean floor and find a way to measure the size and rates of the bubbles.
NOAA Coast Survey Biweekly Newsletter
Sep. 26, 2018
The GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team successfully completed its first 24-hour sea-trials in preparation for the final round of the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE.
Union Leader
Sep. 26, 2018
Visitors to the Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory on the UNH campus can explore the wonders of the sea through interactive exhibits and demonstrations from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Marine Technology News
Sep. 25, 2018
Marine Technology Reporter catches up with Dr. Rochelle Wigley, director of CCOM's GEBCO-NF Training Program, as the conclusion to the $7 Million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE fast approaches.
UNH Today
Sep. 25, 2018
CCOM Ph.D. student Alex Padilla has received a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP) fellowship to study how much gas is in the ocean.
Union Leader
Sep. 23, 2018
Ocean Discovery Day will provide visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the sea through interactive exhibits and demonstrations at the Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory on the UNH campus in Durham, NH.
Seacoast Online
Sep. 23, 2018
Ocean Discovery Day will provide visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the sea through interactive exhibits and demonstrations.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Sep. 20, 2018
Ocean Discovery Day provides visitors with an opportunity to explore the wonders of the sea through interactive exhibits and demonstrations at the Chase Ocean Engineering Lab at UNH in Durham. The event is free to the public and runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29.
Marine Technology News
Sep. 19, 2018
CCOM/JHC has added 3D forward-looking sonar technology expert FarSounder as a partner in its Industrial Associates Program.
Ship Technology
Sep. 17, 2018
GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team has successfully completed the first 24-hour sea trials of its new concept that aims to ‘map the gaps’ of the world’s ocean floor.
WMUR
Sep. 13, 2018
Interview with Lara Gengarelly from UNH Cooperative Extension about the upcoming Ocean Discovery Day at UNH.
BBC
Sep. 13, 2018
The NF-GEBCO XPrize team is a favorite to win! The competition's final challenge will be held by the end of the year in a yet to be disclosed location, but the team is confident they can handle anything that comes their way.  
Marine Technology News
Sep. 13, 2018
One of the finalists chasing the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE has confirmed the successful completion of its first 24-hour sea trials in preparation for the final round of competition. The GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team’s sea-trials assessed various operating protocols and procedures.
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Sep. 13, 2018
The GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team confirms the successful completion of its first 24-hour sea-trials in preparation for the final round of the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE.
Marine Technology News
Sep. 1, 2018
Marine Technology reporter catches up with Dr. Jyotika Virmani, Ph.D., Senior Director, Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, and members of the GEBCO-NF Alumni Team as the conclusion to the $7 Million Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE fast approaches.
The Shephard News Team
Aug. 14, 2018
A team of UNH research engineers is using the Bathymetric Explorer and Navigator, a C-Worker 4 autonomous surface vessel (ASV), to explore the use of autonomy for charting surveys in Arctic regions. The tests will enable the group to explore how autonomous technology can integrate with traditional survey methods. The team is collaborating with the NOAA Ship Fairweathr to collect data to contribute to the Point Hope survey project. This project will fulfill part of the US Arctic Nautical Charting Plan, conducting hydrographic surveys in areas that have never previously been surveyed.  
WOKQ
Aug. 10, 2018
A team of engineers and students from the UNH Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping recently deployed a robotic vessel above the Arctic Circle.

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