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Alison M Macdonald

Alison M Macdonald

Senior Research Specialist

Physical Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3507

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WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 21

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


A.B. Bryn Mawr College, 1981, Astronomy
S.M. MIT/WHOI Joint Program, 1991, Physical Oceanography
Ph.D. MIT/WHOI Joint Program, 1995, Physical Oceanography

Research Interests

Ocean circulation and variability as it relates to the transport of mass, heat, freshwater, nutrients and carbon; heat and carbon cycles of the oceans and their role in predicting future atmospheric carbon levels.