30 Nov 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Alison Kohout
Dr. Alison Kohout is a hydrodynamic scientist at NIWA (National Institute of water and Atmospheric Research) in New Zealand. After graduating with degrees in Mathematics and Antarctic studies in Australia, Alison completed a PhD on ocean wave and sea ice interaction at Auckland University in...
Periodic Fluctuations in deep water formation due to sea ice - Wednesday, January 21st/28th
16 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Raj Saha
A simple dynamical model is used to demonstrate the possibility of stable and periodic variability in oceanic convection on a millennial timescale. Sea ice could act as a heat valve over the region of deep water formation in the North Atlantic, particularly during the last glacial period when sea...
Don Perovich Seminar
16 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Don Perovich
Dr. Don Perovich is a Research Geophysicist at the Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory in Hanover, NH and is an Adjunct Professor in the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College. His primary research interest is understanding the role of sea ice in the global climate system,...
16 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Ian Eisenman
Dr. Ian Eisenman has been an assistant professor since 2012 at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego. He received a PhD in Earth and Planetary Sciences from Harvard University, a masters degree in Applied Mathematics from Harvard University, a masters degree in Physics from UC Santa...
NSF's Science Nation Video on David Holland's field work in Greenland
18 Mar 2015 |
MCRN member and founding principal investigator David Holland was featured in the NSF's Science Nation video, titled, "Mathematician uses skills to study Greenland's retreating glaciers," on September 9,...