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Fredrik T. Thwaites

Fredrik T. Thwaites

Research Engineer

Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3351

Fax: +1 508 457 2107


WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 18

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1981, Mechanical Engineering
M.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986, Mechanical Engineering
Ph.D. MIT/WHOI Joint Program, 1995, Oceanographic Engineering

Research Interests

Mechanical design; prototype development; fluid mechanics; fluid-induced vibration; instrumentation; signal processing; estimation and removal of platform motion from measurements.