Karluk Collaboration Space - Leading innovation in ocean engineering, technology and science

The Karluk Collaboration Space in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, formalizes the collaboration between Memorial University of Newfoundland and the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) to lead innovation in ocean engineering, technology, and science. This collaboration will enable world leading research, spanning disciplines as varied as maritime technology, oceanography, and naval architecture engineering.


Areas of focus and research expertise

  • Next Generation Vessels - Vessel Decarbonization and Autonomy
  • Data Analytics & Machine Learning
  • Coastal Resilience
  • Safety and Performance in Harsh Environments
  • Numerical and Physical Modelling (for marine applications)
  • Digital Twinning (for marine applications)

Current collaborative projects in the Karluk space

Contact us

National Research Council of Canada
Dr. Jonathan Power, Research Council Officer,
Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Research Centre
Telephone: 709-685-0817
Email: Jonathan.Power@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Dr. Jennifer Smith, Assistant Research Officer,
Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Research Centre
Email: Jennifer.Smith@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Memorial University
Office of the Vice-President (Research)
Telephone: 709-864-3993
Email: vp.research@mun.ca


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