Center for Marine Science

CMS Research :: Cooperative Institute for Ocean Exploration, Research & Technology (CIOERT)

The Cooperative Institute for Ocean Exploration, Research and Technology (CIOERT) explores and studies the nation's ocean frontiers using innovation and cutting edge technologies. CIOERT is sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, and headquartered at Harbor Branch at Florida Atlantic University in Fort Pierce, Fla. CIOERT explorers and technologists address NOAA priorities within the following research themes: developing advanced underwater technologies, exploring and researching the frontier regions of the eastern U.S. Continental Shelf and Slope, and vulnerable deep and shallow coral ecosystems.

Program contacts

Dr. Daniel G. Baden
Managing Director