SUT Christmas Lectures at NOC Southampton

The Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) is hosting it’s annual Christmas Lecture event at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton on the 12 December 2016. This is a free programme of career presentations for KS4 and Post-16 which are bookable through the SUT and feature a range of themes including ‘Can a lobster be an archeologist?’

National Oceanography Centre Open Day 2016

National Oceanography Centre Open Day 2016

Saturday 21 May 2016
10.30 am - 4.00 pm (last entry 3.30 pm)

For one day of the year the centre opens it's doors to the public, giving a unique view into the ground breaking science and engineering undertaken on this special site.

OceanSITES 2016

OceanSITES 2016

25–29 April 2016

OceanSITES 2016: 11th Steering Committee and 8th Data Management Team Meeting

Sky’s not the limit for oceanographers

Dr Kathryn Sullivan at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton

US oceanographer and astronaut, Dr Kathryn Sullivan visited the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS) and met with young scientists starting out in their research careers.

Marine Autonomy and Technoloy Showcase 2016


Monday 14 – Friday 18 November 2016

With 2016 set to be a packed year for the MARS team and the Marine Robotics Innovation Centre, the 2016 showcase will move to 14 – 18 November 2016 giving the opportunity to cover all of the highlights of 2016.

20th Anniversary Henry Charnock Lecture

Prof. Bess B Ward

9 October 2015 – Nitrogen cycling in the oxygen minimum zone

Bess B Ward

Oxygen minimum zones form in a few special regions of the ocean due to the confluence of high productivity waters (usually fed by upwelling) and slow midwater ventilation. In these regions, depth intervals several hundred metres thick are completely devoid of oxygen.

TONIGHT! Marine Life Talk at NOC in Southampton

Centrophorus squamosus

2 July 2015 – The secret world of deep-sea sharks –
Christopher Bird

Harnessing Tidal Energy – How to meet the challenges faced by the tidal energy sector

Aerial view of the La Rance tidal barrage

15 May 2015 – Seminar Room National Oceanography Centre, Southampton

SOREC is delighted to announce a conference to provide guidance for SMEs engaged in the tidal energy sector. What are the challenges that face developers of tidal energy devices? How can these challenges be met? Who can assist you in your journey from concept to commercialisation?

Ocean Business at NOC

Ocean Business at NOC

Ocean Business 2015 is underway. Please come and see us on Stand W11

Workshop – Recent advances in Ocean Circulation Modelling

Tuesday, 14 April, 1000-12noon, NOC Seminar Room

TechDemoSat-1 User Consultation Meeting

National Oceanography Centre in Southampton

Thursday 5 March 2015 – Ocean winds and waves monitoring with GNSS-Reflectometry

A one-day workshop on new spaceborne capability for improved ocean surface wind and wave monitoring with reflected signals from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (e.g., GPS, Galileo...)