Abstract Deadline for OCEANS '17 Aberdeen Approaching
OCEANS '17 Aberdeen, to be held in Aberdeen, Scotland June 19-22, is still accepting abstracts for technical presentations at the conference. The deadline for submissions is January 20. For additional conference information please visit here and for abstract submission guidelines read here.
New MTS Board of Directors takes control for 2017
Marine Technology Society announced today changes to the Board of Directors effective January 1. Donna Kocak, an MTS member since 1998, assumes the position of President, after a 2 year term as President elect. Craig McLean joins the MTS board for the first time as VP of Government and Public Affairs and Dr. Rick Spinrad returns to the board as President Elect. For more information please read here.
Register now for Underwater Intervention 2017
Underwater Intervention announced that registration is now open for the annual 3 day conference taking place this year from February 21-23, in New Orleans. For more information or to register please visit here.
Discounted Exhibit Space at UI Available for MTS Member Companies
Floor space is still available for Underwater Intervention 2017 taking place in New Orleans on February 21-23. MTS member companies receive discounted opportunities on exhibiting, at this annual show sponsored by the MTS ROV Committee and the Association of Diving Contractors International. For additional information on the conference or exhibiting details please click here.
Available now: Volume 50, Number 5, September/October 2016: Bioinspiration for Marine Technologies
The newest themed issue of the MTS Journal, guest edited by Jason Geder of the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, focuses on the latest developments in marine technologies inspired by biological organisms. Research topics include understanding flow structures in oscillating propulsion systems, exploiting the benefits of an array of artificial muscles, and designing unique vehicle systems inspired by water striders, stingrays, crabs, and jellyfish. Contributors to this issue come from China, Iran, Korea and the United States. To view the journal online, click here.