Blue Growth: science, society and innovation. A focus on the Mediterranean and Black Sea

Find out more about the European long term strategy to support sustainable growth in the marine and maritime sectors as a whole to foster tourism, navigation and maritime transport, off-shore activities, marine environment and coastal spatial planning and protection. Giovanni Coppini, CMCC OPA Division Director, presents several examples of Blue Growth related services developed in the framework of the CMCC Ocean Lab activities […]

Ocean: new insights to understand ocean and climate variability

A research that paves the way for the development of a new, more integrated and strengthened ocean forecast capability. A frontier-resolution representation of the global ocean circulation delivered by ROMEO, the new PRACE project coordinated by CMCC researcher Dorotea Iovino, will allow us to advance our knowledge on oceanic mesoscale dynamics and its role in climate evolution […]

Oil spill accident in the East China Sea: Ocean Pollution Bulletin

After the collision of two vessels off Xangai, China, CMCC and University of Bologna deliver a bulletin on the average surface currents and drift due to ocean waves for the forecasted period between the 06/01 and 22/01/2018, and the oil spill trajectory in the period of interest. The winds are from the NOAA NCEP GFS weather forecasts and the currents from the Global Ocean CMEMS forecasts. […]

Young professionals in the field of operational oceanography

The state, variability and dynamics of the ocean and marine ecosystems for the global ocean and the European regional seas: the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service CMEMS presented by CMCC researchers Gianandrea Mannarini, Rita Lecci and Ivan Federico […]

Copernicus Marine Week

A major event to present Copernicus Marine Service activities and achievements and discuss its future plans. The registration deadline is August 31, 2017 […]

Women of the oceans: Nadia Pinardi among the worldwide excellence

Twenty years ago a new branch of oceanography has been established, that is ocean weather forecasts. Today we can know daily changes in temperatures, currents, waves, sea level. How? With numerical models and field observations. Read the story of Nadia Pinardi, pioneer of current oceanography, in the reportage on D Repubblica […]

Second Level Master degree in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography

An advanced preparation in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography. A specific high level training required by environmental agencies, public and private institutions, forecasting and research centers, insurance companies, airport and maritime authorities. An opportunity to receive the certificate of meteorologist in accordance with the World Meteorological Organization […]

Master in Marine Sciences – Ocean Physics and Technology launched

An advanced preparation in Oceanography and Marine Technologies. A specific high level training focused on the science of ocean forecasting and the services that derive from it. The deadline for the Master registration is April 18, 2017 […]

Safe and efficient navigation in the Mediterranean Sea

How to find the best nautical routes to sail in the Mare Nostrum? The answer is VISIR, a system developed thanks to the collaboration between advanced research and users. Designed for various kinds of both motor- and sailboats, the system is now available online and as a mobile application on Google Play and Apple Store. Two studies recently published describe its features, functionalities and the science at its basis […]

Second Level Master in Marine Sciences: Ocean Physics and Technology

An advanced preparation in Oceanography and Marine Technologies. A specific high level training focused on the numerical methods of simulating the ocean environment, ocean monitoring and forecasting. Pre-registration is open, full registration at UNIBO will be open in September 2016 […]

Optimal ship routing for crossing the Atlantic

CMCC researcher G. Mannarini will give a seminar at MIT to illustrate the work to develop a numerical model that calculates the efficient and safe routes for a vessel to take across the Atlantic Ocean while presenting the preliminary results of the AtlantOS project […]

Discovering the Gulf of Taranto with MREA 2016

The campaign designed, planned and coordinated by the Italian Navy Hydrographic Institute in collaboration with CMCC Foundation, CNR, INGV, University of Bologna. On board of the hydro-oceanographic ship Aretusa, sophisticated tools and devices to collect information on environmental conditions that can be useful to plan and manage operations at sea […]

Quality research’s influence strong in America’s Cup return to roots

The CMCC Foundation and Stevens Institute of Technology contribute forecasting and modeling, yacht design expertise to the world’s premier racing event. The app NY SeaConditions developed at the Ocean-Lab featured on the American Fox 5. Watch the video […]

Innovation and forecast: a transatlantic collaboration at 35th America’s Cup

Cutting-edge Italian and USA research working together to provide key information about sea state and weather conditions at the next America’s cup in New York […]

Second Level Master in Marine Sciences: Ocean Physics and Technology

An advanced preparation in Oceanography and Marine Technologies. A specific high level training focused on the numerical methods of simulating the ocean environment, ocean monitoring and forecasting. The deadline for the Master registration has been postponed to February 20, 2016 […]