HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Stevens professor to speak during Princeton lecture series

Michael S. Bruno, Director of the Center for Maritime Systems and Professor of Ocean Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology, will present the talk, "Advances in Coastal Ocean Observation Technologies," Saturday February 11, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. at Princeton University's MBG Auditorium. The presentation is part of Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory's Science on Saturday Lecture Series 2006, a series of talks geared toward high school students but open to all. Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory is a U.S. Department of Energy Facility.

Since 1998, Stevens has been developing a network of operational coastal ocean and estuary sensors that provide real-time observations of weather and ocean conditions throughout the region. As the network has expanded, and experience has been gained in the operation of the sensors and in the specialized needs of the array of data users, the system has evolved significantly. A forecasting component has been added, and 48-hour forecasts of weather and ocean conditions throughout the region are provided via the Internet, at http://hudson.dl.stevens-tech.edu/NYHOPS/. The Stevens system is now an important tool for the navigation, fishing, emergency management, and first responder communities. It also serves as a test-bed for new ocean observing technologies.

Bruno's presentation will address the technical details of the system, the essential partnering with the user community and the unique challenges associated with constructing an operational ocean observing and forecasting system in an urbanized coastal ocean region. He will also discuss future applications of coastal ocean observing systems to the array of short- and long-term issues confronting our society.

Bruno's research and teaching interests include ocean observation systems, coastal ocean dynamics, maritime security and estuary and ocean water quality. He is the author of more than 80 technical publicat
'"/>

Contact: Stephanie Mannino
smannino@stevens.edu
201-216-5602
Stevens Institute of Technology
10-Feb-2006


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Stevens and Connecticut Innovations agree to investment of $500,000 in SPOC Inc.
2. Stevens Center for Science Writings honors Edward O. Wilson with Green Book Award
3. Stevens, N.J. Sea Grant to host coastal management workshop
4. Stevens Davidson Laboratory acquires new research vessel
5. Stevens professor named an Early Career Principal Investigator
6. Stevens Disruptive Technologies Roundtable Series discusses SPOC
7. Stevens CSW begins list of 100 Greatest Science Books
8. Stevens and Monmouth Presidents to co-chair ASBPA National Scientific Shore and Beach Conference
9. Lee M. Silver to discuss new book, Challenging Nature, at Stevens
10. Journalists to discuss scientific challenges in Stevens lecture
11. Stevens Professor Alan Blumberg to speak at New York Public Library

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/5/2017)... 5, 2017  The Allen Institute for Cell Science ... a one-of-a-kind portal and dynamic digital window into the ... the first application of deep learning to create predictive ... lines and a growing suite of powerful tools. The ... and future publicly available resources created and shared by ...
(Date:4/3/2017)... April 3, 2017  Data captured by ... platform, detected a statistically significant association between ... to treatment and objective response of cancer ... to predict whether cancer patients will respond ... as well as to improve both pre-infusion potency ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... 2017  higi, the health IT company that operates ... America , today announced a Series B investment ... EveryMove. The new investment and acquisition accelerates higi,s strategy ... transform population health activities through the collection and workflow ... higi collects and secures data today on behalf of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... We are proud to ... inspection at our Dilworth, MN site. The inspection took place Monday, July 31st ... as part of a routine Bioresearch Monitoring Program (BIMO) with the USFDA wherein ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... OXFORD, England , Aug. 16, 2017  Kingfisher ... executive search and leadership development, and Virdis Group, global executive ... an exclusive alliance that enables clients to leverage the expertise ... "For our clients here in the Boston ... a diverse population of leadership talent throughout the US, ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... ... 15, 2017 , ... Kapstone Medical is proud to announce that ... technology companies and inventors develop and safeguard their latest innovations. The company has ... a portfolio of clients in the United States and around the world. , ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... ... August 15, 2017 , ... Pittcon ... exhibitions for analytical and scientific instruments. This year’s symposium, organized by the Pittcon ... Mass Spectrometry for Bioanalytical Applications.” This dynamic presentation will discuss novel ionization processes, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: