Roland Rogers

Group: 
Research Ship Operations
Email: 
rxr@noc.ac.uk
Location: 
Southampton
Telephone: 
+44 (0)23 8059 6314

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Marine Law in particular Parts XIII and XIV of UNCLOS, establishment of ABNJs, Polar Code

Marine Policy  - Transfer of Marine Technology, use of marine autonomy, governance of the oceans, UNIPCLOS process, role of the IOC

Operational Oceanography the policy and legal regimes governing operational oceanography

Defense Marine Science -marine science as it applies to all aspects underwater warfare and GEOINT

Underwater Sound - the legal regime governing underwater sound

Underwater Cultural Heritage - marine archeological research as an equivalent of marine scientific research, all aspects of the underwater cultural heritage convention

Arctic Geo-Politics - the militaristic of the Arctic

Operational Management of Marine Autonomous Systems - Establishment of procedures for the safe operations of marine autonomous systems in delivering marine scientific research

Marine Autonomy - Legal regime of marine autonomy, codes of practice, codes of conduct, use of marine autonomy for delivering capacity building in UK OT and SIDS

 

SPECIALISM

Marine Law

Marine Policy

Operational Oceanography

Defense Marine Science

Underwater Sound

Underwater Cultural Heritage

Arctic Geo-Politics

Operational Management Marine Autonomous Systems

Marine Autonomy

 

PROJECTS

SBRI

NEPTUNE

MASSMO

UK MASRWG

 

 

 

 

Committee and Board Memberships: 

 

Member of IMarEST Technical Leadership Board

Member of the UK Marine Autonomous Systems Regulatory Working Group

UK Alternate Head of Delegation to the International Oceanographic Commission

Member of the Marine Scien

Publications

Article

Bell, M.J.; Guymer, T.H.; Turton, J.D.; MacKenzie, B.A.; Rogers, R.; Hall, S.P.. 2013 Setting the course for UK operational oceanography. Journal of Operational Oceanography, 6 (2). 1-15.

Book section

Rogers, R.. 2012 The legal regime governing AUV operations how far and how wide. In:2012 IEEE/OES Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV). Piscataway, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 1-7.