The following is a list of projects (showing the project title and the lead PI and institution) funded under the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) in FY2006. Discussions on the contractual details of each award were initiated at the appropriate funding agency.
For abstracts of each project and the partners involved, click on the project title.
Topic 2A. Promote Lifelong Education
Funding for this award was provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Office of Naval Research (ONR), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the Minerals Management Service (MMS).
- Understanding and Predicting Changes in the Workforce for Ocean Sciences, Technology, and Operations
Lead PI: Dr. Deidre Sullivan, Marine Advanced Technology Education Center
Topic 3A. Modernize ocean infrastructure and enhance technology development
Funding for this award was provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
- The ARGO Project: Global Ocean Observations for Understanding and Prediction of Climate Variability
Lead PI: Dr. Dean Roemmich, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Topic 4A. An Open-Source Community Model for Coastal Sediment Transport
Funding for this award was provided by the Office of Naval Research (ONR), the National Science Foundation (NSF), the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), and the US Geological Survey (USGS).
- Community Sediment Transport Model
Lead PI: Dr. W. Rockwell Geyer, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution