Items tagged with ‘ocean engineering’
An MIT staff member writes, "This oceanographic instrument simultaneously records temperature and depth. Although the instrument was designed for oceanographic ...
A selection of Nathanael Herreshoff's yacht designs, including plans and half hulls. Herreshoff (MIT 1870) dominated America's Cup sailboat design from 1893 to ...
The bathythermograph was invented by Althestan F. Spilhaus, of MIT's Metrology Dept. It was modified for WWII use in finding undersea sound corridors.  It is ...
Example of sidescan sonar device. Currently on exhibit in the MIT Museum Mark Epstein Innovation Gallery. Designed by Carl Rossby of MIT and his student ...