This fall, an integrated infrastructure of sensor systems will sprawl, swim, and anchor itself across our oceans as part of the Oceans Observatories Initiative, a project 10 years in the making.
When an underwater volcano erupted in April off the Oregon coast, researchers knew within minutes that something spectacular was happening more than 300 miles offshore.
The OOI Cabled Array was profiled in a PBS News Hour video July 7th. Check out the video here with interviews from OOI scientists and deep sea footage.
The OOI Endurance Array and the scientists from Oregon State University, in charge of its development and construction, were recently profiled in the Oregon-based Register Guard
Researchers from Oregon State University hit the Pacific waters Tuesday to drop the area’s final piece of a more than 10-year initiative.
OOI Endurance Array Project Manager, Ed Dever, and Project Scientist Jack Barth were interviewed on the Oregon Public Broadcasting program Think Out Loud last week.
OOI Arrays in the U.S. Pacific Northwest were featured in last weekends edition of the Skagit Valley Herald.
The OOI Cabled Array was featured in the March 2015 issue of Sea Technology Magazine. The article can be found online here.
Last week an article was published in The Economist highlighting Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) infrastructure and our path toward commissioning in June 2015.
The synchronized deployment is the first of its kind and marks a shift in oceanographic research toward large scale observing.