Sub-thermocline ocean circulation
Bottom boundary layers
Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico
Deep currents & polar circulation
Movement of fluids within the ocean & its relationship to the atmosphere above
Dyanmics of the ocean at scales from 100 km to 10,000 km, or from the deformation scale to the basin scale.
The role of the ocean in climate variability from the complementary perspectives of coupled ocean-atmosphere modeling and observations.
Emphasis on the study of thermohaline circulation, western boundary currents, associated eddies and their impact on the world ocean circulation.
El Niño Predictions
Equatorial & Shelf Water Dynamics
Sea Level Rise