Research Interests

  • The energy cascade in the ocean
  • The space-time geography of ocean mixing
  • Oceanic internal waves, wave generation and wave breaking
  • Arctic oceanography
  • Tropical oceanography
  • Ocean observation techniques, instrumentation, sensors
  • Zooplankton interaction with the physical environment


  • B.A., University of Michigan, 1968
  • Ph.D., UCSD, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 1974