ARTlab Technology in the News

November, 2018: Sara Tewksbury's interview of Hank Statscewich on Fairbanks's Channel 11 (Fairbanks): UAF has automated underwater vehicles called "gliders" for collecting data

August, 2018: Investigator Dr. Peter Winsor has moved to the World Wildlife Fund: Welcome to Peter Winsor, new WWF Arctic Programme director

July, 2018: Northern Sounding's interview of Hank Statscewich on Fairbanks' NPR radio station, KUAC: Autonomous Submersions

October, 2017: A fun little story about the recover of a sick glider in the Chukchi Sea: Sikuliaq rescues $200,000 glider with makeshift scoop

July, 2017: An Oregon State University press release about krill in Antarctica:
Krill hotspot fuels incredible biodiversity in Antarctic region

September, 2015: An SFOS news article on development of the RPM-Lite, a smaller version of the RPM:
Wind powered radars make remote data collection possible

Summer, 2015: AOOS's summer newletter features our projects prominently:
AOOS increases observing activities in the Arctic

January, 2015: Alaska Public Media talked to Dr. Winsor about the ARCTREX experiment:
ARCTREX Tests Arctic Oil Spill Tracking Techniques

July, 2014: Environmental Monitor reports on our deployment of drifters in western Greenland:
Drifting sensors detail meltwater around Greenland ice sheet's tricky research conditions

May, 2014: An article on the CONVERGE project in Antarctica, provided by the United States Antarctic Program:
Converging factors: New project to use radar array to determine how ocean currents affect food web

January 2014: CODAR Ocean Sensors Newsletter describes High Frequency Radar in Antarctica:
Antarctica, The Last Frontier Now Conquered: SeaSondes Deployed on Every Continent

September, 2012: CODAR Ocean Sensors Newsletter that summarizes our fieldwork in the Chukchi Sea during the summer of 2012:
University of Alaska Fairbanks Summer 2012 Roundup: "We threw everything at the ocean this year, including the kitchen sink!"

February, 2012: AOOS decribes our use of gliders in the Chukchi Sea, Summer 2011:
Chukchi glider explores Arctic waters

September 2010: CODAR Ocean Sensors Newsletter discussing our HFR deployments in Barrow, Wainwright, and Point Lay in Summer, 2010:
University of Alaska at Fairbanks, Part 1: HF Radar Data Benefitting Alaska Oil Industry & Native Communities

September 2010: Another CODAR Ocean Sensors Newsletter article about UAF's logistical challenges and set-up of the RPM:
University of Alaska at Fairbanks, Part 2: Just Another Day at The Office?? Read this and you'll never complain about your daily commute again!

June, 2010: Peter Winsor talked to Steven Cherry in an IEEE Robotics podcast:
Underwater Robots Track Oil and Ocean Life

Links to More Information

Commercial Sites

Remote Power Inc.

CODAR Ocean Sensors

Webb research Corporation




Other Glider Sites

Glider Research Group, Oregon State University

Glider Mission Control, RU-COOL, Rutgers University