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Fiamma Straneo

Fiamma Straneo

Senior Scientist

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2914


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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 21

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


Laurea, Universita Statale, Milano, Italy 1992, Physics
Ph.D. University of Washington, Seattle, 1999, Physical Oceanography

Research Interests

Dense water formation and convection, poleward heat transport, overturning circulation, freshwater fluxes, climate variability, arctic and sub-arctic regions, air-sea interaction, eddy dynamics, straits, western boundary currents and ice.