Internet Resources & Software

These are links to various locations on the web that might be useful to your team's ROV build.  Links will open in a new tab and please note that the opinions and information on these sites do not in any way belong to the MATE Center but are provided here for your use; please use caution and common sense.  If there's a link you think belongs on this list, please contact us and let us know!

Interactive Oceans - Important for the 2013 MATE ROV competition

SolidWorks Robotics Teams Sponsorship Application Page - Information about the SolidWorks sponsorship opportunity, providing each member of your team an educational license of SolidWorks CAD software

MATE Center Curriculum - A variety of classroom curriculum projects for all levels of ROV construction

Instructables (for the MATE Center's Instuctables profile, click here) - good for more than just ROVs.

Homebuilt ROVs - site is not frequently updated, but still has a lot of very good information

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution - the world's largest private, non-profit oceanographic research institution and a global leader in the study and exploration of the ocean.

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

SubmarineBoat.com

Diving Heritage

Ocean Innovations

Blogs that are no longer maintained, but still contain very useful information: 

SwimmyThang 

SeaHornet