John Hughes Clarke standing at the edge of a lake in a dry climate.

Professor John Hughes Clarke has been named the annual Wiesenburg lecturer in the Department of Marine Science at the University of Southern Mississippi.
 

Aluminum, dual-hauled vessel cruising through Florida waters with large house and palm trees in the background.

The Center's new research vessel, the Gulf Surveyor, is cruising up the intracoastal waterway toward New Hampshire. Follow along here>>

Screenshot of temperature gradients overlaid on US map.

The VisLab's experimental live stream of weather forecast visualization is now available on YouTube. Some features are disabled for streaming efficiency, but you can download the full-featured application here>>

Headshots of John Kelley and Andy Armstrong

Congratulations to Andy Armstrong and John Kelley! They are recipients of the 2016 Bronze Medal, the highest honor award granted by the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere.

GEBCO has released another video. This one focuses on the project and the strong international community that has developed, and features several of our GEBCO alumni.

Watch the video here >>

CCOM/JHC in the News

The Guam Daily Post
Apr. 20, 2016

The Okeanos Explorer embarks on a 69-day expedition to explore the deepwater environments in and around the Northern Mariana Islands and the Mariana Trench National Monument.

Southern Miss Now
Apr. 15, 2016

CCOM professor John Hughes Clarke has been named the annual Wiesenburg lecturer in the Department of Marine Science at the University of Southern Mississippi.

State of the Planet, Columbia University
Apr. 13, 2016

CCOM affiliate associate professor Vicki Ferrini is aboard the Schmidt Ocean Institute's R/V Falkor, exploring life around hydrothermal vent systems 2,400 meters beneath the surface of the South Pacific Ocean.
 

Upcoming and Recent Seminars

Dr. Gail Kineke
Associate Professor

Earth and Environmental Sciences
Boston College 

Friday, Apr. 29, 2016, 3:00pm
Dr. Nina Stark
Assistant Professor

Geotechnical Engineering Group
Virginia Tech

Friday, Apr. 22, 2016, 3:00pm
Thomas C. Lippmann
Associate Professor

CCOM/JHC

Friday, Apr. 15, 2016, 3:00pm

Recent Publications

Leland P. Snyder; John Nyberg; Shep M. Smith; S. Pe'eri; Brian Madore; James Rogers; John Lowell; Robert DeAngelis
Anthony Klemm; John Nyberg; S. Pe'eri; Rochelle Wigley; Limor Gur-Arieh; Y. Kamaruddin; Amon Kimeli; H. Kurita; Indra B. Prasetyawan; Jaya Roperez; Nilupa Samarakoon; M Vallee-Anziani; J-Y Roh; J. Sydenham
John Kidd; S. Pe'eri; Firat Eren; Andrew A. Armstrong

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