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Nanoenergetics: Small Particles Yielding a Large Impact!

March 3, 2015 - Thinking small can often have a big impact. This is definitely the case in nanoenergetics, a field of materials engineering using tiny particles that enables super-efficient combustion on a nano-scale. When scaled and combined, the greater surface area has better contact with oxidizing chemicals – allowing the delivery of a very, very efficient combustion.

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Remembering John Pina Craven

February 27, 2015 - The Oceanit community was deeply saddened to hear that John Pina Craven, one of the country’s premier ocean engineers, passed away on 12 February in Honolulu, at age 90. As the man dubbed the “mad genius from the bottom of the sea” by Wired Magazine, Dr. Craven inspired Oceanit Founder and Chairman Dr. Patrick Sullivan to think outside the box. “Dr. Craven was on my PhD committee,” recalls Dr. Sullivan, “and would fire strange and intriguing questions to force me to think outside traditional approaches to solving problems.

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Thinking Outside the Box with Oceanit’s Business Transformation Services

February 25, 2015 - Oceanit’s “mind-to-market” business practice consistently engages complex problems that produce disruptive results and technology. However, unless this disruptive technology can be delivered into the marketplace to be adopted by humans or society, it’s like “one hand clapping.” This realization led Oceanit to build a human-centered approach to technology adoption, ultimately embracing Design Thinking as developed and taught at Stanford University.

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Oceanit Eyes Expansion to Silicon Valley

February 10, 2015 - Oceanit is bringing its flavor of disruptive innovation to Silicon Valley, the hub of high-tech revolution and development. A recent Pacific Business News article announced that Oceanit is strategically considering expanding its footprint into Silicon Valley, home to many of the world’s largest high tech corporations. The firm has met with corporate partners, including big name players like Google and Facebook, to rapidly move its cutting-edge work in advanced technology research and development into the marketplace.

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