May 14, 2018 our Center Advisory Board met at NOAA HQ in Silver Spring. Overview of our activities here>>
April 17, 2018 brought a delegation from South Asia to UNH to learn more about disaster response. Nancy Kinner shared these insights on oil and environmental hazards here>>
On April 11, 2018, Center Director, Nancy Kinner updated the Spills Advisory Group on CRRC activities. Presentation here>>.
The 2018 Alaska Oil Spill Technology Symposium (AOSTS) was held on March 28 - 30, 2018 in Anchorage, AK. Nancy Kinner led a panel of scientists on the State-of-the-Science for Dispersant Use in Arctic Waters.
On March 12 - 16, 2018, CRRC supported NOAA's Marine Debris Division in the 6th International Marine Debris Conference, held in San Diego, CA with over 700 participants.
AAAS 2018 Feb. 16, 2018 Scientific Session: "Will DWH Research Impact Future Use of Chemical Dispersants in Oil Spill Response?". Dr. Nancy E. Kinner's presentation here>>
CRRC participated in 2018 GoMOSES Conference. Graduate student Jesse Ross gave an oral presentation on The Detection and Monitoring of Oil by Snare. Jesse was also honored to be one of the recipients of the 2018 James D. Watkins Student Award for Excellence in Research!
- Nancy Kinner was a panel faciliator at the Marine Technology Society's TechSurge Conference.
- Nancy Kinner presented on "Oil Spills Science Gaps and Priorities" in the OSR 201: Oil Spill Preparedness & Response for Scientists and Responders, a pre-conference workshop.
- CRRC also hosted ancillary meetings: Long-Term Data Management working group and Leveraging Science and Academic Engagement During Incidents and Update on the State-of-the-Science Arctic DDO.
'Tuzzy Talks' - online course on crude oil basics and oil spill response
Crude Oil and Water Do Not Mix... or do they? Dr. Nancy Kinner teaches a course on this topic via Barrow, Alaska and sponsored by the Tuzzy Library.
Session 1: Characteristics of crude oil (3/2/2013) Presentation Video class