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Paula Fratantoni

Paula Fratantoni

Adjunct Scientist

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2631

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. Mary Washington College, 1992, Physics
Ph.D. Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, 1998, Physical Oceanography

Research Interests

Variability, forcing, and dynamics of shelfbreak currents and fronts and their impact on cross-shelf exchange; dynamic coupling between shelf and slope circulation; dynamics of frontal eddies and their influence on biological communities.