Dr Ragu G Murtugudde

Dr Ragu G Murtugudde
University of Maryland
CSS Bldg, Room 2201
College Park
Fields of interest
Ocean's role in climate, air-sea interactions, physical-biological feedbacks, earth system interactions, climate and fisheries, global carbon cycle, tropical climate variability, ENSO/monsoon interactions, satellite data applications and assimilation
Description of scientific projects
Oceanic carbon cycle, Indian Ocean climate variability, role of salinity in the coupled ENSO prediction, Intraseasonal Oscillations and Indo-Pacific climate variability, Vector winds and applications of ocean and carbon modeling, altimetry for low frequency heat and mass variability in the tropics, data assimilation for physical/biological modeling, biological feedbacks at seasonal to decadal time-scales.