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Ocean Discovery Research Coalition

Public Profile

About This Organization

Aggie Ocean Discovery, AOD
The Aggie Ocean Discovery team (AOD) is focused on bringing the strengths of academia and industry together to develop the most advanced sub sea vehicles. We are an all student led team that works on autonomous underwater vehicles and ocean exploration for the betterment of humanity.
Year Founded:
Membership Dues:
No dues
Admits Members:
On Application and Interview Basis
Meeting Locations:
Haynes Engineering Building

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Erick Zaruma
Public Contact E-mail Address:
Public Contact Phone Number:

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
Organization E-mail Address:

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
Dwight Look College of Engineering
Non-Academic Department:


Approximate membership of the organization:
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
5-10 Hours
Membership intake process:


Community Service Projects:
Once per year
Fundraising Events:
Once per year
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Once per semester
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per semester
New Member Orientation/Training:
Twice per semester
Events with Alcohol:
In-State Travel:
Three or more times per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per semester
International Travel:
Once per year