People Directory : Alan D. Chave
Alan D. Chave
Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering
Office Phone: +1 508 289 2833
Fax: +1 508 457 2191
WHOI Mailing Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
266 Woods Hole Rd.
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050
B.S. Harvey Mudd College, 1975, Physics
Ph.D. MIT/WHOI Joint Program, 1980, Oceanography
Development of permanent seafloor observatories; the use of electromagnetic methods to study the structure and evolution of the oceanic and continental lithosphere; the use of electromagnetic measurements to directly measure the barotropic flow; development of new processing and modeling algorithms for electromagnetic data; development of instrumentation to measure electromagnetic fields in the ocean; the use of abandoned submarine cables for long term seafloor data telemetry and passive measurements of the geoelectric field.