Physical Oceanography Division
4301 Rickenbacker Causeway
Fields of interest
Physical oceanography, tropical Atlantic variability, equatorial currents, tropical instability waves, ocean contributions (mixing and advection) to SST budgets, meridional overturning circulation and heat transport
Description of scientific projects
Examining the interannual-decadal variability of equatorial currents and tropical instability waves in the tropical Atlantic, and the impact of that variability on sea surface temperature and climate.