MIT Center for Ocean Engineering in the Department of Mechanical Engineering
Acoustics Group

Henrik Schmidt

Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering

Director of the Laboratory for Autonomous Marine Sensing Systems

Contact Info:

Deaprtment: Mechanical Engineering
Center for Ocean Engineering
Office: MIT rm 5-206
77 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: (617) 253-5727
Fax: (617) 253-2350

Proposed program to assimilate oceanographic and acoustic data into acoustic and oceanographic models to obtain nowcasts and forecasts of the ocean environment.

Professional Information

Curriculum Vitae

Laboratory Affiliations

Laboratory for Autonomous Marine Sensing Systems
MIT Ocean Acoustics Group
Ocean Seismo-Acoustics Laboratory
MIT Sea Grant AUV Laboratory


Real-Time Oceanography
Sea Ice Mechanics (SIMI)
Transarctic Acoustic Propagation (TAP)
Acoustic Thermometry of Ocean Climate (ATOC)
Multistatic Bottom Reverberation Modeling
Generic Oceanographic Array Technology Systems (GOATS)
Shallow Water Autonomous Mine Sensing Initiative (SWAMSI)
Focused Acoustic Fields 2004 experiment (FAF'04)
Acoustic Rapid Environmental Assessment (MURI)
Persistent Littoral Undersea Surveillance Network (PlusNet)
Ocean Observatories Initiative - Cyber Infrastructure (OOI-CI)
Deep Sea Operations Program (DSOP)




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