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Michael S. McCartney

Michael S. McCartney

Emeritus Research Scholar

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2797

Fax: +1 508 457 2181


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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 21

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.S. Case Western Reserve University, 1970, Mechanical Engineering
M.S. Case Western Reserve University, 1972, Fluid Dynamics
Ph.D. Case Western Reserve University, 1973, Fluid Dynamics

Research Interests

Descriptive physical oceanography: distribution and circulation paths and intensities of water masses, particularly those originating in the polar and subpolar zones; paleoceanography; natural and anthropogenic climate change.