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University of Rhode Island – Ocean Engineering
Institution Website
Ocean Engineering
Department Website
Department Street Address
Sheets Building 15 Receiving Road
Rhode Island
Degrees Offered
ASA Chapter
Program Summary

Our Ocean Engineering Department is one of only a handful of Ocean Engineering programs in the United States. We offer special expertise in ocean robotics and instrumentation, underwater acoustics, wave and coastal processes, marine geomechanics, ocean structures and offshore renewable energy.

Our Location on picturesque Narragansett Bay offers a living laboratory for student learning. Our 100-foot-long wave tank, acoustics tank and research vessel further complement an experience found nowhere else.

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about why studying at the Ocean State’s flagship university will prepare you to shape the world in which we live.

Undergraduate Program Website
Departement Chair: Stephan Grilli
Graduate Program Website
Departement Chair: Stephan Grilli
  • University of Rhode Island – Ocean Engineering
  • University of Rhode Island – Ocean Engineering

Funding is available from the Acoustical Society of America through a program of fellowships, scholarships, prizes, grants, and student and young professional awards.

There are also funding opportunities that are offered in connection with meetings of the Society including Student Travel Grants, Best Paper Awards for Students and Young Presenters, Young Investigator Travel Grants and Dependent Care Subsidies.

The Committee on International Research and Education oversees the International Student Grants program as well as sponsorship of Specialty Symposia in Acoustics.

Click here for funding resources!