OceanScience Asia Pacific (OAP)

OceanScience Asia Pacific (OAP) provides international forums for marine scientists & industrialists to exchange knowhow encompassing a broad spectrum of applications

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OceanTech Program (OT 2019)
An International Showcase of the Latest Know-how & Live Demos Conceived and Realized by China’s Ocean Community




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Corrosion is a costly, centuries-old global problem. Current anticorrosion technologies are often costly and detrimental to the environment. Scientists at Shanghai Maritime University and The South China Sea Institute of Oceanology propose a “novel and green approach”….
Marine Bacteria Provide Lasting Anticorrosion Activity 
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The water in the deep ocean can provide insight and help unlock the earth's mysteries....
The long memory of the Pacific Ocean
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Beyond oil….Norway scans the seabed for minerals... ...
Norway Finds Deepsea Mineral Deposits
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Some of the most advanced AUVs and ROVs in the making may appear to be very familiar to you...
Octopus-Inspired Robots Can Grasp, Crawl, and Swim
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Three different approaches to enhancing robotic functionality
Three creepy, yet useful robots for rescue missions and deep space travel
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New Strands for Seismologists?

The seafloor cables that ferry internet
traffic across oceans 
could be used to collect data.
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A high precision airborne magnetic survey in September 2017 transformed into a mission for Fang Li, CEO of oceanographic systems provider Laurel Technologies.  Using a Flying-Cam SARAH 4.0 UAV platform integrated with Scintrex CS-VL Cesium-Vapor Magnetic sensor and the AARC51 adaptive aeromagnetic real-time compensator from RMS Instruments, a survey was performed over open-ocean near Zhoushan.   It located a shipwreck, subsequently identified as the Lisbon Maru, a WW2 Japanese freighter sunk on October 1, 1942. The survey led to Fang's quest to unfold 1834 untold stories belonging to 828 forgotten soldiers behind this ship that sank 76 years ago.
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Chinese Community Launches International OceanTech Program in the Nation's Leading Marine Cluster. Click for FULL STORY