Category: Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory

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Acoustic Mapping of Methane Gas Seeps
Bubbles of methane gas can be found escaping the seabed throughout the worlds oceans. Methane is a key greenhouse gas, and any gas escaping the seabed that reaches the atmosphere has the potential to affect climate.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Copper Alloy Netting in Aquaculture Cage Systems
Researchers at the Center for Ocean Engineering, in collaboration with Canakkale University, Turkey, and the International Copper Association, are working to better understand the fouling resistance, hydrodynamics and volumetric integrity of aquaculture cage systems utilizing copper alloy net chambers.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Dynamics of Marine Barriers
​​​​​​​Protection of sensitive marine installations and infrastructure is critical in today's geo-political climate. The Center for Ocean Engineering worked with HALO Maritime Defense Systems to analyze the response of the floating barrier to high velocity vessel impacts.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Field Deployment of a Wave Energy Convertor
In fall 2012, the Center for Ocean Engineering worked with Neptune Wave Power of Dallas, Texas to analyze their wave energy converter and perform a series of field tests.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Geomorphology and Processes on Continental Margins and the Deep Seafloor
Use U.S. Law of the Sea (Extended Continental Shelf) multibeam bathymetry and acoustic backscatter data to quantitatively describe the morphology of the seafloor and interpret the processes that formed and modified the seafloor.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Hydrokinetic Turbine Testing
In July 2012, the University of New Hampshire Center for Ocean Renewable Energy (UNH-CORE) tested an industry developed hydrokinetic turbine at Muskeget Channel in Massachusetts on the Center’s 35 foot Tidal Energy Test Platform.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Mooring Loads and Deformation of Closed Flexible Fish Cages
Researchers at the Center for Ocean Engineering are working with SINTEF Aquaculture and Fisheries, Norway, and the United States Naval Academy to better understand the external loadings and response of closed contained fish cages.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Seafloor Mapping Using Towed Underwater Video
We use custom-made underwater videography systems to map the seafloor for a variety of purposes.
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory, Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource