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Jim Price

Jim Price

Emeritus Research Scholar

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2526

Fax: +1 508 457 2181

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WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 29

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. University of Oklahoma, 1970, Physics
M.S. University of Miami, 1972, Physics
Ph.D. University of Miami, 1977, Physical Oceanography

Research Interests

Dynamics of the upper ocean, especially modeling the surface mixed-layer and generation of inertial-internal motions; description of the North Atlantic general circulation and mesoscale eddies, using SOFAR float technology; development of surface meteorological instrumentation and SOFAR floats to study subduction density-tracking.