Ocean Engineering

Ocean Engineering

Students prepare an underwater ROV.

Sheets Building, 15 Receiving Road, Narragansett, RI 02882 – USA
nicole.larkin@uri.edu – Nicole Larkin

Programs

Undergraduate

Graduate



News

  • US Navy names future ship for URI alumnus, professor Robert Ballard - The U.S. Navy has announced that a future Pathfinder-class oceanography survey ship will be named in honor of University of Rhode Island alumnus and Professor of Oceanography Robert Ballard.
  • Frank White chalkboard Celebrating the Legacy of Frank M. White - A couple of months before the Frank M. White legacy panel was unveiled in Bliss Hall in November, the impact the former engineering professor had was represented in a collection of testimonials, some of which were published in the journal Physics of Fluids.

Events

Highlights

  • Brennan Phillips Using 3D Printing as a Way to Dive Deeper - Brennan Phillips and the students in his Undersea Robotics and Imaging Lab have produced parts using 3D printers, such as watertight camera enclosures, that enable them to explore thousands of meters below the ocean’s surface.
  • Shimadzu Wins URI Distinguish Achievement Award - Shimadzu Scientific Instruments is this year’s winner of the URI corporate Distinguish Achievement Award. Shimadzu’s instruments are used by URI College of Engineering faculty, students, and industry partners, as well as other researchers at URI.

Faculty

Professor and Department Chair

Sheets 111, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6540miller@uri.edu

Professor

Ocean Science and Exploration Center 103, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6480rballard@uri.edu

Professor

Sheets, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6575cbaxter@uri.edu

Associate Professor

Sheets 217, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6122jmdahl@uri.edu

Professor Research

Sheets 216, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6029annette_grilli@uri.edu

Distinguished Engineering Professor

215 Sheets, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6636grilli@uri.edu

Associate Professor

Sheets 212, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6217reza_hashemi@uri.edu

Professor

Sheets 220, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6688jameshu@uri.edu

Associate Professor and Graduate Director

Sheets 211, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6028slicht@uri.edu

Associate Professor

401.874.6676bloose@uri.edu

Assistant Professor

401.874.6610momand@uri.edu

Assistant Professor

Sheets 214, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6035brennanphillips@uri.edu

Professor Research

Middleton 115, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6591gpotty@uri.edu

Professor

Horn 111, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6115croman2@uri.edu

Assistant Professor

Sheets 213, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6879loravu@uri.edu

Assistant Professor

401.874.6633mzhou@uri.edu

President, University of Rhode Island, Professor, Mechanical, Ocean, and Civil Engineering

Green Hall

401.874.2222lharrison@uri.edu

Adjunct Faculty


Staff

Scientific Research Grant Assistant

FCAE 345

afearn@uri.edu

Scientific Research Grant Assistant

Sheets 110, Narragansett Bay Campus

401.874.6139gpaolino@uri.edu

Scientific Research Grant Assistant

nicole.larkin@uri.edu


Student Resources