The primary area of research is air-sea interaction, including the topics of surface wave dynamics, air-sea fluxes, upper ocean turbulence, including Langmuir circulations, and the remote sensing of ocean surface phenomena using electromagnetic and acoustic techniques.
Oceans and Atmosphere
Nonlinear and Surface Waves
Propagation and dynamics of waves in the ocean, including the effects of stratification, rotation, topography, wind, and nonlinearity. (Drake Passage wave photo: Maria Stenzel)
Oceans and Atmosphere News
Scripps scientists theorize why snowpack in coastal regions, the Arcti...