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3e campagne hivernale de mesures
28/10/2019

Launch of the 3rd winter measurement campaign

Essais hydrodynamiques en bassin
18/10/2019

Latest progress of the OMDYN2 project

DUNES R&D project
15/10/2019

DUNES R&D project: information meeting in Dunkirk on 15 October

Pose plaques PVC sur la bouée du site MISTRAL pour étude du biofouling
29/08/2019

Last August, several PVC plates were installed on the keel of two special mark buoys in the Mediterranean Sea.

Atelier thématique TROPHIK
14/06/2019

Thematic and scientific workshop in Caen on 14 June.

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ORE and lobster

28/02/2019

Is lobster sensitive to the electromagnetic field of underwater power cables?

Among the potential impacts of offshore renewable energies, one question frequently arises: what can be the effect of the electromagnetic field, produced by the export cable, on organisms living on the seabed?
  
To clarify this question, an extremely innovative experiment, with a device designed by MAPPEM Geophysics, has just been carried out by France Energies Marines and Ifremer, in collaboration with the Institute of Marine Research of Norway. It is one of the world's first in this field.