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Numerical Modeling and Dynamic Analysis of a Wave-Powered Reverse-Osmosis System

A wave-to-water numerical model was developed to investigate the potential use of a wave-powered desalination system for water production.

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Enabling Power at Sea: Opportunities for Expanded Ocean Observations through Marine Renewable Energy Integration

This article discusses the potential for development of marine-energy-powered ocean sensing through analysis and reporting of information gathered from industry experts.

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