Larry Mayer stands on stage delivering lecture.

CCOM director Larry Mayer was recently in Stockholm to give the Open Academy Lecture, "Ocean Mapping: Exploring the Secrets of the Deep," to the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Photo of Val Schmidt with visitors in front of the C-Worker 4 ASV.

NOAA's Hydrographic Services Review Panel visited CCOM during their biannual meeting and got a first hand look at our autonomous systems research.

12 new students in a group shot in front of green trees.

Twelve new students have begun their coursework at the Center, including six scholars from the Nippon Foundation/ GEBCO program. It's going to be a great year!

Kristen Mello, swimming in her dive gear, holds up a plastic bag with a sample of the red scrubby seaweed.

The Gulf of Maine is the latest in a growing list of global hotspots losing their kelp. Jenn Dijkstra and her team are studying the effects of this change to the ecosystem.

An aerial view of the RVGS and the C-Worker 4 drone cruising side by side.

U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire have announced that NOAA is awarding the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping/Joint Hydrographic Center a $6.4 grant to continue the Center's work.

CCOM/JHC in the News

Concord Monitor
Aug. 23, 2017

Jenn Dijkstra and her team investigate the changes in the ecosystem of the Gulf of Maine, the latest in a growing list of global hotspots losing their kelp,

The New England Council
Aug. 25, 2017

NEC member UNH—in partnership with the NOAA—is expanding its Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping and Joint Hydrographic Center by adding nine additional labs, offices, and an amphitheater. 

NH1 News
Aug. 14, 2017

Directory Larry Mayer gives an overview of the Center's work in this video.

Upcoming and Recent Seminars

Karin Bryan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Coastal Marine Group
University of Waikato
New Zealand

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, 3:00pm
Ricardo Ramos Freire
Ph.D. Candidate in Ocean Engineering

University of New Hampshire

Thursday, Jul. 20, 2017, 11:00am
David Shea
Vice President of Engineering

Kraken Sonar, Inc.

Friday, Apr. 28, 2017, 3:00pm

Spotlight on...

Sound Speed Manager streamlines the use of sound speed profiles in survey acquisition and data processing. The app provides support for commonly-used formats, model-based profile enhancement, and database management with built-in functionalities for analysis and visualization. Sound Speed Manager is an open-source project jointly developed by CCOM and NOAA Coast Survey Development Laboratory.