Hydrography Research Group, now part of the Faculty of Earth Sciences and Technology, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), was founded by Prof. Dr. Ing. Sjamsir Mira in the 1980s. Within the past years, we have been carrying out researches on coastal management and national maritime boundaries. We have also been actively supporting hydrography and oceanographic-related lectures…

Our vision is to manifest a properly-managed and well-protected Nusantara’s coasts and oceans in favour of prospering the nation.

Our mission related to hydrographic researches is: To encourage and actuate state-of-the-art hydrographic researches in the view of development of applied sciences, legal influence, and profession in generating knowledge and solution beneficial to the coastal and ocean management, protection of aquatic environment, navigation safety, state defence at sea, and maritime industry. Our mission related to…

As part of the Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering Program, we provide higher education in Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and an internationally recognized Category A Hydrographic Surveyor Profession Program.

Our ongoing researches are: (1) Water boundaries (2) Maritime reference point (3) Tsunami, extreme waves, and carrying capacity analyses (4) Hydrographic separation and soliton modelling .