Hydraulics Laboratory

 
 

The Hydraulics Laboratory is located at Scripps Institution of Oceanography on the campus of the University of California San Diego. The function of the Hydraulics Laboratory is to provide expertise, space, facilities, and equipment for physical and biological oceanographic research. 


Technology Application Group
The staff of the laboratory is available to assist in the design, fabrication, and calibration of laboratory and field instruments, oceanographic and biological research devices, and other engineering projects including those which utilize the Laboratory's unique suite of facilities.  (more)

Facilities

The Hydraulics Laboratory offers many testing facilities including a wind-wave channel, two flow channels, three pressure testing vessels, a deep tank, and a temperature/pressure calibration facility.  Fresh and salt water are available throughout the laboratory and can be chilled or filtered as needs require.  An on-site machine shop, welding equipment, fabrication tools, and the in house expertise to use them greatly enhance the capability of the laboratory to serve a wide variety of scientific projects and research. (more)

Welcome to the Hydraulics Laboratory

CONTACTS
Facility Director
 
Grant Deane
       (858) 534-0536    
gdeane@ucsd.edu

Facility Manager
 
Paul Harvey

      (858) 534-4540     pharvey@ucsd.edu

General Inquiries / Facility Use Requests
  Dave Aglietti
       (858) 534-0935    
daglietti@ucsd.edu


Technology Application Group
Research Project Inquiries

  Douglas Alden

      (858) 534-8997     dalden@ucsd.edu
  Paul Harvey

      (858) 534-4540     pharvey@ucsd.edu


Laboratory Floor
 
(858) 534-4303

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      the laboratory and service yard


Fax

  (858) 534-8299


Street Address (map):
  Scripps Institution of Oceanography

   8825 Biological Grade
   La Jolla, CA 92037


Mailing Address:
  UCSD
   Hydraulics Laboratory
   9500 Gilman Drive 0222
   La Jolla, CA 92093-0222