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Amy Bower

Amy Bower

Department Chair

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2781

Fax: +1 508 457 2181

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WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 21

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. Tufts University, 1981, Physics
Ph.D. University of Rhode Island, 1988, Oceanography

Research Interests

Observation and analysis of large- and meso-scale ocean circulation; structure and dynamics of western boundary currents; inter-gyre exchange processes; structure and dynamics of isolated vortices and their role in the distribution of water properties; marginal sea circulation and overflows; pathways and fluxes of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation; Lagrangian methods.