Technology, Equipment & Tools


Ocean Technology & Equipment
  • Facilities & Equipment
  • Machine Shop
  • CMS Ocean Technology Group - an in-house engineering team that provides development engineering expertise and at-sea support (e.g., sensor development, underwater pressure vessel fabrication, custom software applications, marine acoustics, RF systems, networking, and real-time control systems).
  • Glider Fleet
  • Electron Microscope Laboratory – currently operating a Hitachi S-3500N variable pressure scanning electron microscope (SEM) with a resolution of 3 nm.
  • CMPS – a cross-departmental center at USF whose mission is to promote workforce development for the maritime transportation industry, conduct research to foster resilient maritime and port infrastructure and operations, and provide independent testing and evaluation of maritime sensor technologies.
  • Matlab Resources
  • Research Vessels