Professor of Oceanography

Research Interests:

  • Solution of Laplace's tidal equations for deep-sea tides including solid Earth loading
  • Mean circulation of the Adriatic Sea
  • Continental-shelf circulation
  • Two-dimensional and quasi-geostrophic turbulence
  • Internal waves and fine structure
  • Tides and ocean normal modes
  • Large-scale ocean circulation


  • B.S., University of Wyoming
  • M.S., Harvard University
  • Ph.D., Harvard University