Large-scale oceanic phenomena are complicated and often involve many natural processes. Tropical instability wave (TIW) is one of these phenomena.
Southwest Research Institute has developed computer-based techniques to accurately detect crude oil on water using inexpensive thermal and visible cameras.
The new SeaBee project, funded by a NOK 60 million grant from the Research Council of Norway, is poised to help map the Norwegian coastline at a much more detailed level than ever before, while putting Norway at the forefront of drone research and monitoring infrastructure.
Maintaining control of the spread of sea ice is crucial for vessels that voyage into the polar seas. This implies that huge resources are used to gather data and identify future developments to offer reliable sea ice warnings.
The Swedish PSAP SOS Alarm and the Danish company Corti has started a collaboration to investigate the possibility to create overviews, so called hotspots, of Covid-19.
At the University of Toronto, Faculty of Engineering and Carnegie Mellon University, scientists are making use of artificial intelligence (AI) to speed up the progress in converting waste carbon into a commercially useful product with efficiency like never before.
A consortium of five universities, working with 35 industrial and innovation partners, has unveiled the latest results from its multimillion-pound research collaboration.
A bio-inspired robot launches itself from the surface of water by using water from the environment to produce a gas.
A computational simulation suggests that insects may be capable of using the properties of light from the sky to determine their compass direction with an error of less than two degrees.
In recent years, the models used by hurricane forecasters to predict the paths of storms have gained considerable accuracy.