Research & Development Programs

B. Completed Projects

Coordination of Projects

Title: Passive acoustic localization in the sea based on multipath (2014 - 2015)

Funding Framework: GSRT - ARISTEIA II

Description: Passive localization of broadband underwater sound sources, using minimal hydrophone sets by taking into account refraction effects and exploiting multipath propagation.



Title: Behavior and sensitivity of phase arrival times (2013 - 2014)

Funding Framework: ONR

Description: Study of the behavior and sensitivity of ocean acoustic phase and phase arrival times. Read more


Title: Travel-time sensitivity kernels in long-range propagation (2006 - 2008)

Funding Framework: ONR - NICOP

Description: Study of the sensitivity of travel-time observables to sound-speed perturbations in low-frequency long-range acoustic propagation in the ocean and associated tomography experiments. Read more


Title: Performance analysis of underwater acoustic detection systems (2001 - 2004)

Funding Framework: Ministry of Defence, Hellas

Description: Development of an integrated computer environment for the analysis of underwater acoustic detection systems in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Read more

Participation in Projects

Title: Αrctic Ocean ESONET mission (2009 - 2010)

Funding Framework: EU/FP6 – Esonet DM

Description: Development of scientific understanding and technological infrastructure for the establishment and analysis of real-time environmental data streams in the Fram Strait area (Hausgarten) to enhance monitoring of Arctic Ocean climate change. Read more



Title: European Seas Observatory NETwork (2008 - 2011)

Funding Framework: EU/FP6 - ΝοΕ

Description: Networking of institutions, tools and know-how on deep sea observatories, to promote the implementation and the management of a network of long-term multidisciplinary ocean observatories in deep waters around Europe



Title: Developing Arctic Modeling and Observing Capabilities for Long-term Environmental Studies (2005 - 2010)

Funding Framework: EU/FP6 - IP

Description: Development of an integrated ice-atmosphere-ocean monitoring and forecasting system designed for observing, understanding and quantifying climate changes in the Arctic.



Title: Climate of the Arctic and its role for Europe - A European component of the International Polar Year. (2005 - 2006)

Funding Framework: EU/FP6 - SSA

Description: Creation, co-ordination and preparation of a Pan-European science and implementation plan for Arctic climate change and ecosystems research as contribution to the International Polar Year.



Title: Ocean tomography operational package and utilization support (1998 - 2001)

Funding Framework: EU/MAST-3

Description: Development of an integrated tomography capability consisting of i) a user-friendly software package (TOMOLAB), ii) standard formats iii) European tomography data bank, and iv) an SME-based capability for servicing tomography instruments and for tomographic processing.