OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 7, Number 6

  • IEEE Administrative Committee election voting - closes July 20th
  • WSS 2010 abstract deadline extended to June 15th
  • World's Largest Oceanography Library Goes Digital

    Details below.........

    IEEE Administrative Committee election voting

    The notice has gone out for this year's election. The voting period is expected to be 8 June - 20 July 2010. You will need your web account information to vote online. If you have any questions please contact ieee-oevote@ieee.org or +1 732 562 3904.

    WSS 2010 Organized by NURC (NATO Undersea Research Centre

    The WSS2010 conference brings together professionals from a variety of disciplines all with a common interest in waterside security. Protecting ports, harbours, coastal waters, and inland waters from the threats of terrorism and criminal activity requires innovative thinking in areas as diverse as technology, operations, policy, human factors, risk analysis, international law, and economics. Join us in the beautiful setting of Marina di Carrara, Italy, 3 - 5 November, for stimulating presentations and discussions in this rapidly expanding field.
    The DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO TUESDAY June 15 http://www.wss2010.org/abstracts.html

    World's Largest Oceanography Library Goes Digital:

    Holdings of UCSD's Scripps Institution of Oceanography Library digitized by Google

    Approximately 100,000 volumes from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Library, the world's largest oceanography library, have been digitized and are being made publically accessible as part of a partnership between Google, the University of California and the UC San Diego Libraries. For the complete article, please follow this link: http://ucsdnews.ucsd.edu/newsrel/general/05-20OceanographyLibrary.asp

    The IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society is now on Linked-In, come join us!

    For information on other OES activities, go to http://www.ieeeoes.org

    Send content for and comments regarding this newsletter to the editor: Marinna Martini, mmartini@ieee.org