Oceans and Atmosphere

Nearshore and Surf Zone Processes

The study of the interactions between the oceans and land and the processes that shape coastal features and transport sediment and other materials near coastlines.

Academics

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Centers, Labs, and Programs

The group focuses on observing and modeling coastal processes including beach evolution, cliff erosion, and nearshore waves.

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.

Oceans and Atmosphere News

SUNRISE in the Gulf of Mexico

SUNRISE in the Gulf of Mexico

Watching how water moves at a busy ocean intersection

More Evidence that California Weather Is Trending toward Extremes

More Evidence that California Weather Is Trending toward Extremes

Patterns associated with wildfires increasing in frequency, those link...

Scripps Student Spotlight: Sree Gopal

Scripps Student Spotlight: Sree Gopal

Recent MAS MBC graduate researched coastal management and policy withi...