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Centers, Labs, and Projects

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Name Director / Principal Investigator Description Type
A.E. Allen Lab Allen, Andrew

Research at the intersection of biological and microbial oceanography and functional genomics.

California Sea Grant Oh, Shauna

Providing services on coastal and marine science and policy issues.

Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes (CW3E) Ralph, Marty

Provide water cycle science, technology and outreach to support effective policies and practices that address the impacts of extreme weather and water events on the environment, people and the economy of western North America.

Coastal Data Information Program (CDIP) Terrill, Eric

Measures, analyzes, archives, and disseminates coastal environment data for use by coastal engineers, planners, and managers, as well as scientists and mariners.

Data Center, Program
Coastal Observing Research and Development Center (CORDC) Terrill, Eric

Develops and implements coastal observatories, serves as a science and technical interface with local, state, and federal agencies, and manages various system components.

Giddings Lab Giddings, Sarah

Specializing in estuarine and coastal processes with an interest in interdisciplinary projects that address how physics impacts important biological and chemical processes in the coastal environment.

Innovative Marine Technology Laboratory Stokes, Dale

Our mission is to pursue scientific studies in underwater acoustics, small-scale physical oceanography (coastal processes, air-sea gas transfer) and biological oceanography.

Ocean Optics Research Laboratory Stramski, Dariusz
Reynolds, Rick

Focused on the development of an understanding of interaction of light with seawater constituents, variability in ocean optical properties, and propagation of light within the ocean and across the air-water boundary.