University of Gothenburg
Researcher Louise Biddle with ocean glider Semla in front of an iceberg.
Researcher Louise Biddle with ocean glider Semla before deployment in the ORCHESTRA project in Drake Passage, Southern Ocean.
Photo: Sebastiaan Swart

Innovation Projects

The Department of Marine Sciences participate in several innovation projects to develop better instruments and better platforms to understand and sustainably manage the global environment and our climate.


SCOOT is an infrastructure project which develops marine expertise and provides marine infrastructure to small and medium-sized businesses in West Sweden.


SMaRC is a cross-disciplinary industrial research centre with focus on the development of autonomous intelligent underwater systems.