Contributor Profile

James Bellingham

Job TitleDirector - Center for Marine Robotics

Company NameWoods Hole Oceanographic Institution


James G. Bellingham is a leader in the development of high performance marine robots and the creation of distributed marine robotic systems. He is the founding Director of the Center of Marine Robotics at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), founded the Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Laboratory at MIT (1988), and co-founded Bluefin Robotics (1997). He was Director of Engineering and Chief Technologist at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) before coming to Woods Hole. He has led numerous research expeditions including to the Arctic and Antarctic. Jim received an S.B., S.M., and Ph.D. in physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Conference Sessions

  • Catch the Next Wave

    Thursday09:00 - 17:0016 Feb 2017

    Conference Room 28A&B

    Book your tickets now!CELEBRATING THE PAST TO AWAKEN THE FUTURE* Organized in association with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography In this special edition...

    • Language: English
  • Frontiers of Technology Transfer Panel

    Wednesday16:00 - 17:3015 Feb 2017

    Conference Room 28A

    Organized by: U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) & Verrill Dana LLPThis panel aims to bring together OINA’s technologists and strategists to highlight th...

    • Language: English

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