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OES Electronic Newsletter Vol. 10, No. 7

OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 10, Number 7

OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 10, Number 7

  • OCEANS '13 MTS/IEEE San Diego

  • 3DTV-CON "Vision Beyond Depth", Aberdeen, 7-8 Oct., advance regi '13 MTS/IEEstration by Sept. 14th

  • In Memoriam, Dr. Raymond Carl Highsmith

  • In Memoriam, Stanley L. Ehrlich

  • In Memoriam, Richard Stern

  • OES Election Results


  • OCEANS '13 MTS/IEEE San Diego

    The Tuesday though Thursday Technical Program will feature 23 Special Sessions, including Ships-to-Reefs, Ultra-deep Exploration, International Business, San Diego Maritime History, and Technology Transfer. Monday’s Tutorials are available to the general public at a nominal cost, but without having to register for the full conference. The conference will close on a musical note, San Diego style!“An Ocean in Common.”

    Free admission to: more than 200 exhibit booths fill the two Exhibit Halls, the plenary session featureing: UCSD Chancellor Dr. Pradeep Khosla, Oceans Advocate Dr. Sylvia Earle, and Dr. Greg Kusinski, DeepStar® Director, Chevron Energy Technology Company, and for military personnel in uniform who register for the free exhibits there will also be admittance to all technical programs. The San Diego Underwater Film Festival is open to the general public at a nominal cost.
    Details at: http://www.oceans13mtsieeesandiego.org/.

    3DTV-CON "Vision Beyond Depth", Aberdeen, 7-8 Oct., advance registration by Sept. 14th

    The 3DTV-CON series aims to bring together researchers and developers from academia and industry with diverse experience and activity in distinct yet complementary areas to discuss the development of next generation 3D broadcast technologies, 3D imaging and measurement, and associated applications. Because of its location in Aberdeen, this is an ideal opportunity to widen the traditional remit of 3DTV-CON into 3D imaging, vision and measurement in the offshore energy community and to showcase the significant activity being undertaken in this sector.
    Details at: http://www.3dtv-con.org/registration_3dtv_con_2013.html

    In Memoriam, Dr. Raymond Carl Highsmith

    Dr. Highsmith was born in Estate Center, Iowa, to the late Lewis Carl and Ruth Mary Collins Highsmith. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in zoology from the University of Iowa and a Ph.D. in marine biology from the University of Washington. He was a former professor of marine biology and a researcher at the University of Alaska Fairbanks for 20 years; executive director, National Institute for Undersea Science and Technology; director, University of Mississippi Field Station and Center for Water and Wetlands Resources; and consortium director, Ecosystem Impacts of Oil and Gas Inputs to the Gulf of Mexico (ECOGIG). He was also a member of the Iowa Hawkeyes in Memphis, Tenn.
    Details at: http://www.wallerfuneralhome.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=1032655

    In Memoriam, Stanley L. Ehrlich

    From 1948 to 1953 he was a Physicist at the USN Underwater Sound Laboratory, now the Naval Underwater Systems Center, New London, CT. From 1953 until his retirement in 1992 he was at Raytheon Company’s submarine Signal Division in Portsmouth, RI where he was a consulting engineer. During his career, he was awarded twelve patents on innovations in sonar components, many of which are still in use today. Mr. Ehrlich was an active member of the IEEE, chairing and serving on several committees. He was the Associate Editor of the IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering from 1975 to 1981 and the Editor of that Journal from 1982 to 1987. Mr. Ehrlich became a member of the Acoustical Society of America (ACA) in 1949 and was elected a Fellow in 1968. He served as President of the ACA from 1996 to 1997.
    Details at: http://www.newportri.com/obituaries/stanley-l-ehrlich/article_68097c7a-f52c-11e2-8b3f-0019bb2963f4.html

    In Memoriam, Richard Stern

    A brief announcement was printed in the Acoustics Today, April, 2013 issue, that Dick Stern passed away June 19, 2013, and that further details would be in the next issue. He was founding editor of Acoustics Today, and an OES member. He served as Associate Editor of the Journal of Oceanic Engineering for many years.

    OES Election Results

    Congratualtions to the newest elected members of the OES Administrative Committee, who will serve from 2014 through 2106: Elizabeth Creed, James Gant, Jean-Pierre Hermand, Malcom Heron, Marinna Martini, Christophe Sintes.


    Other deadlines:

  • OES Scholarship competition - Sept. 1, 2013
  • 3DTV-CON "Vision Beyond Depth", Aberdeen, advance registration deadline Sept. 14th
  • OES Scholarship competition - Sept. 1, 2013
  • OES logo competition - Dec. 1, 2013
  • OES motto competition - Dec. 1, 2013
  • Upcoming OES Event Calendar Items

  • Did you know? See the full calendar online here: http://www.ieeeoes.org/calendar/
  • OCEANS' 13 MTS/IEEE San Diego, CA, 23-26 Sept., 2013
  • 3DTV-CON "Vision Beyond Depth", Aberdeen, Scotland, 7-8 Oct., 2013
  • IEEE UASP Workshop, at U. of Rhode Island, West Greenwich, RI 16-18 Oct, 2013
  • SYMPOL, Cochin, India, 23-25 Oct., 2013
  • 166th Meeting of the Acostical Society of America, San Francisco, California, 2-6 Dec., 2013
  • INCHOE2014, Goa, India, 5-7 Feb., 2014
  • 10th ONR/MTS Buoy Workshop, 4-6 Mar., 2014
  • OTCAsia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25-28 Mar., 2014
  • OCEANS' 14 MTS/IEEE Taipei, Taiwan, 7-10 Apr., 2014
  • 167th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Providence, Rhode Island, 5-9 May, 2014
  • Baltic Symposium, Tallinn, Estonia, 20-22 May, 2014
  • OCEANS' 14 MTS/IEEE St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, 14-19 Sept,, 2014
  • 168th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Indianapolis, Indiana, 27-31 Oct., 2014
  • OCEANS' 14 MTS/IEEE Genova, Italy, 18-21 May, 2015
  • 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 18-22 May, 2015
  • 170th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Jacksonville, Florida, 2-6 Nov., 2015

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