Affiliates, Partners, and Memberships
Several organizations have offices at GSO:
NOAA's Office of Ocean Exploration which manages the activities of NOAA's dedicated ocean exploration vessel, the Okeanos Explorer, homeported at Quonset Point, RI;
the Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center which has a small 2-megawatt research reactor on campus;
GSO is a member of the Consortium for Ocean Leadership, the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, the Partnership for Observation of Global Oceans, the Northeast Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems, and UNAVCO, an organization facilitating geoscience research and education using geodesy.