AOP&E at WHOI: This site describes my home department, Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering, at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.
Environmental Fluid Mechanics: This site describes research interests within the broad area of Environmental Fluid Mechanics at WHOI.
Dr. Gareth Lawson, WHOI: This site describes the work of collaborator Dr. Gareth Lawson, who is in the Biology department at WHOI.
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Lab, WHOI: This site describes the collaborative efforts of PIs in Physical Oceanography at WHOI, including collaborator Dr. Claudia Cenedese, to elucidate geophysical fluid dynamics processes.
AGU: American Geophysical Union
APS: American Physical Society
APS DFD: American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics
ASLO: Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography
NGS: National Geographic Society
SICB: Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology
Croatia: University of Dubrovnik Institute for Marine and Coastal Research
Friday Harbor, WA: Friday Harbor Labs
Panama: Liquid Jungle Lab
Palau: Coral Reef Research Foundation
Woods Hole, MA: Marine Biological Laboratory
AAUS: American Academy of Underwater Sciences
DAN: Divers Alert Network. Every diver should have this insurance coverage! On each field trip I've ever been on, all divers are required to have this protection.
PADI: Professional Association of Diving Instructors. Consumer-based dive training program.
Sharky's Eco Dive Center: The dive shop out of La Verne, CA where I used to volunteer and divemaster introductory diving classes.
WHOI's Diving Program
Useful Tutorials and Downloads
Jifeng Peng's LCS MATLAB code: The LCS MATLAB kit, version 2.0, is a MATLAB software package that can be used to compute finite-time Lyapunov exponents (FTLE). The software package includes a user-friendly GUI.
Shawn Shadden's LCS Tutorial: This tutorial explains the application of finite-time Lyapunov exponents (FTLE) for studying time-dependent dynamical systems. A software package called MANGEN is used to compute the FTLE fields in Shawn's website.