Ocean Engineering Ph.D.


  • Our students gain expertise in hydrodynamics, underwater acoustics, underwater robotics and instrumentation, offshore structures, ocean renewable energy, or marine geotechnical engineering.
  • Our students conduct research that is nationally and internationally recognized.
  • Our students are effective communicators (both written and orally) of technical subjects within ocean engineering.
  • The ocean engineering department recruits and retains top graduate students both nationally and internationally.