Associate Scientist w/ Tenure
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Ph.D., Physical Oceanography, 1999.
Thesis: Dynamics of Rotating Convection Including a Horizontal Stratification and Wind.
Advisor: Prof. M. Kawase.
Universita Statale di Milano, Italy
Laurea cum Laude (with honors) in Physics, 1992.
Thesis: Ring absorption in the Gulf Stream.
Adviser: Prof. N. Pinardi
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA
Associate Scientist with tenure, Physical Oceanography Department: 2009-present.
Associate Scientist, Physical Oceanography Department: 2006 - 2009.
Assistant Scientist, Physical Oceanography Department: 2002 - 2006.
Post-doctoral Scholar, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Ocean Research (CICOR): 1999 - 2002.
Educational Activities within MIT/WHOI Joint Program
Committees and Other:
Education Coordinator, Physical Oceanography, Seward Johnson Chair, 2013-present
Joint Committee for Physical Oceanography, 2004-2007; 2013-present
Joint Program Strategic Planning Commitee, 2012.
Climate Change: Science, Communication and Controversy
Introduction to Physical Oceanography
Modern and Classic Works in Physical Oceanography
Ph.D. Graduates (* indicates co-advised)