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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Claudia Cenedese
Claudia Cenedese's photoClaudia Cenedese
Associate Scientist w/ Tenure
Physical Oceanography

Contact Information:
Work: 508 289 2696
Fax: +1 508 457 2181
ccenedese@whoi.edu
Building: Clark 359

Mailing Address:
Mailstop 21
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Research Interests

The focus of my research is to improve our understanding of how mesoscale and submesoscale processes such as buoyant plumes generated by melting glaciers, buoyancy driven surface and bottom currents, turbulent mixing and entrainment, river plumes and mesoscale vortices influence and modify the general circulation of the ocean. My principal goal is to improve our understanding of the underlying dynamics, leading to a more reliable and accurate representation of these processes in ocean and climate models.

Laboratory and theoretical model for geophysical fluid dynamics.

I am an active member of the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory and a faculty member at the GFD Summer School Program.



Education

1995 Laurea  University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy, Environmental Engineering

1998 Ph.D.    Cambridge University, UK, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Fluid Dynamics Laboratory




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