From SoMAS’ fleet of well-equipped research vessels to the most up-to-date facilities for weather analysis, forecasting, and research, SoMAS has outstanding infrastructure to support both field and laboratory work. SoMAS’ facilities at the Stony Brook and Stony Brook Southampton campuses provide SoMAS students with convenient access to the diverse environments of the New York region.
- Analytical Laboratory
- Southampton Marine Station
- Flax Pond Marine Laboratory
- Nano-RAMAN Molecular Imaging Laboratory
- Marine Animal Disease Laboratory
- Mobile Atmospheric Research Trailer (SMART)
- Trace Gas Analysis Laboratory
- Geospatial Center
- Center for Clean Water Technology
- Research Vessels
- Vessel/Boat Charters — Educational Field Trips
- Instrument Laboratory (eShop)
- MASIC Library
- Weather and Tide Stations
- Meteorogical and Atmospheric Chemistry Facilities at ITPA
- Radar Observatory
- The Boathouse
SoMAS Facility Managers
Discovery Hall 141
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5000
15 Shore Drive
Old Field, NY 11733
News articles related to SoMAS facilities are listed below:
From Stony Brook Experts Featured on Kids’ Game Show on Stony Brook University News, June 3, 2020. Several of Stony Brook’s “know-it-alls” are being tested on their expertise — by kids. The Disney+ channel recently launched a streaming educational kids’ show, The Big...
From More than 180 Covid-19 Studies Launched at Stony Brook Since Start of Pandemic on Stony Brook University News, May 28, 2020 Investigations involve faculty from 45 academic departments and eight schools STONY BROOK, NY, May 28, 2020 – In just the two plus months...
Stephen Abrams. Curator at our Flax Pond Marine Laboratory has released the May 2020 Newsletter with updates on the facility. With the summer fast approaching, the interior phase of the Flax Pond Laboratory renovation is reaching its conclusion. The interior drain...
Photo above: Alan Alda, center, with Rachael Coccia, left, and her graduate advisor Kate Fullam. From Master’s Program Prepares Grad for Influencer Role by Glenn Jochum on Stony Brook University News, May 27, 2020. Helping to clear our shores of unsightly and...
From URECA’s 2020 Virtual Undergraduate Research Symposium on Stony Brook University News, May 6, 2020. URECA’s Celebration of Undergraduate Research & Creativity is an annual event organized by the URECA Program that showcases undergraduate research and is open...
From Long Island Scientist Wins EPA Advanced Septic System Nitrogen Sensor Challenge by Sonia Mohabir on EPA.gov, May 5, 2020. NEW YORK (May 5, 2020) Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that a scientist from Stony Brook University in Stony...
Stony Brook University Interim President Bernstein Pens Op-Ed Explaining Impact of Higher Ed on Communities
From Interim President Bernstein Pens Op-Ed Explaining Impact of Higher Ed on Communities on Stony Brook University News, December 23, 2019. In an op-ed published December 23 in University Business, Interim President Michael A. Bernstein explains how higher ed...
As 2019 draws to a close, so does another decade of Making Scientific Research Count. The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences accomplished much in the years between 2010 and 2019, recording $82 million in research expenditures, and over 1,300 degree...
Photo above: SBU’s Bassem Allam is the lead PI on a study of hard clams (photo by Bassem Allam); Inset photo: A worker at Norm Bloom & Son Oysters offloads shellfish harvested from the company’s beds in Norwalk, CT (photo by Judy Benson, Connecticut Sea Grant)....
Take a virtual tour of the Radar Observatory at South P Lot! Use your mouse to click-and-drag the photosphere around to view the image in 360 degrees, and then click on the arrows to move to the next scene.