NA&OE students and faculty are active in numerous research activities, and the diversity of the projects illustrate the breadth and depth of the fields of naval architecture and ocean engineering.
Student research projects include independent research projects (EN49X) and Trident Projects. In general, students must work with a faculty adviser.
NA&OE faculty and students have performed sponsored research for numerous government agencies and institutions, including:
Additional sponsorship from private and commercial agencies has also supported several research projects performed by our faculty and students.