A team of expert scientists solving the world's most critical oceanographic problems

Applied Ocean Sciences specializes in ocean acoustics. We bring cutting edge ocean technology to the people who need it to do good things.

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Who are we?

How Applied Ocean Sciences was founded.

Applied Ocean Sciences is an employee-owned company, a collective of ocean consultants, powered by our passion to do the highest caliber science and push the boundaries of technology and innovation.

Our mission

Getting the best science into the hands of people solving the ocean's hardest problems.

Applied Ocean Sciences collaborates with academic, government, and nonprofit partners, all for the overarching goal of making the ocean safer, cleaner, and more resilient. Join us in doing big things for the ocean planet we call home.

Funding Sources

Funding breakdown: 71% Navy; 24% Government Agencies;
3% NGOs; 2% Private Industry


5 Contracts
1 SBIR Phase I


14 Contracts
2 SBIR Phrase Is
1 SBIR Phase II

Applied Research and Modeling

10 contracts
6 SBIR Phase Is

Noise Propagation

3 contracts

Conservation and Climate Change

6 contracts


1 contract
1 SBIR Phase I

Applied Ocean Sciences Team

The amazing team
behind AOS

See how we work

Take a look at a quick video about our work