People Directory : James B. Edson
James B. Edson
Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering
Office Phone: +1 508 289 2935
Fax: +1 508 457 2194
WHOI Mailing Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
266 Woods Hole Rd.
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050
B.S. Dickinson College, 1984, Physics
Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University, 1989, Meteorology
Instrumentation and techniques to compute atmospheric fluxes within the marine boundary layer; systems to correct for motion contamination; modeling the influence of sea-spray on the surface layer energy budget; parameterization of fluxes; influence of waves on near surface flow; momentum and energy exchange across the coupled boundary layers; direct measurements of gas exchange; development of ocean observatories.