Susan Lozier

mslozier@duke.edu
NSOE; EOS, MSC

 

Location 1

Research Location
Global Ocean Basins

Research Objective
To understand the physical controls on marine productivity.

Collaborating Institution
University of Wisconsin

Funding Source/Sponsor
National Science Foundation, NASA

Students Involved
Apurva Dave (Post-Doc)

 

Location 2

Research Location
North Atlantic Ocean

Research Objective
To understand how the meridional overturning circulation impacts the climate system. To characterize the structure and variability of the meridional overturning circulation. To understand how the formation and spread of ocean mode waters impacts winter persistence. To understand how the ocean surface currents distribute heat from low to high latitudes. To understand the physical regulation of long-term ecosystem variability in the North Atlantic.

Collaborating Institution
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, University of Liverpool

Funding Source/Sponsor
National Science Foundation, NASA

Students Involved
Stefan Gary (Post-Doc), Andrew Barton (Post-Doc)

 

Location 3

Research Location
Pacific Ocean

Research Objective
To understand local stratification controls on marine productivity.

Collaborating Institution
None.

Funding Source/Sponsor
National Science Foundation, NASA

Students Involved
Apurva Dave (Post-Doc)

 

Location 4

Research Location
Southern Oceans

Research Objective
To understand how ocean physics control the timing and magnitude of Southern Oceans primary productivity.

Collaborating Institution
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Funding Source/Sponsor
National Science Foundation, NASA

Students Involved
Sarah Brody (Grad)

 

Website
https://nicholas.duke.edu/people/faculty/lozier

 

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