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Heidi M. Sosik

Heidi M. Sosik

Senior Scientist


Office Phone: +1 508 289 2311

Fax: +1 508 457 2134



WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 32

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


S.B. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987, Civil Engineering
S.M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988, Civil Engineering
Ph.D. University of California, San Diego, 1993, Oceanography

Research Interests

Phytoplankton ecology and photophysiology; bio-optical oceanography; modeling of marine primary production; physical forcing and regulation of phytoplankton biomass and production; relationships between phytoplankton and water column optical properties; remote sensing of phytoplankton.