international research organisations

National Oceanography Centre to work with the Vietnam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and the Vietnam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources (VIGMR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), on 26 September, which will develop joint training and technical programmes for knowledge transfer and research collaboration around areas of marine science affecting local and global communities.

UK ocean science and robotics to help address Western Indian Ocean food security

Tanzanian fishing market

A new project focusing on Sustainable Oceans, Livelihoods and food Security Through Increased Capacity in Ecosystem research (SOLSTICE), aims to strengthen the ability of the nine Western Indian Ocean nations to address the challenges of sustainable management of marine resources.

NOC to play key role in major European marine science project

National Oceanography Centre

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is to play a leading role in the largest marine science project that the European Commission has ever funded.

Science from space – NOC wins international contract to analyse ocean satellite data

Sea-level detail from CryoSat (© ESA/CNES/CLS)

Scientists at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) have secured a three-year contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to carry out ‘quality control’ checks on ocean data captured by one of its satellites.

NOC to partner with the IMarEST

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is pleased to announce a two-year partnership with the Institute of Marine Engineering Science and Technology (IMarEST).

Engaging with the global marine industry topped NOC’s reasons for partnering the Institute – which counts 15,000 maritime professionals from more than 100 countries among its members.