Raffaele Ferrari - Climate@MIT Symposium, Feb 2015

Surface Ocean Currents - MIT and NASA



Density in the upper ocean - Spice Experiment 1997

Walter Munk and Raffaele Ferrari

About Me

I am an oceanographer interested in the dynamics of the ocean and climate with active research efforts in the areas of atmospheric and oceanic turbulence, air-sea interactions, the energetics of the ocean circulation, the impact of ocean physics on biology, and questions of paleoclimate. In my research I use a combination of theoretical fluid dynamics, numerical modeling, and analysis of observations.

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Raffaele Ferrari
Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Oceanography
Director of the Program in Atmospheres, Oceans, and Climate

Dept. of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences
Bldg 54-1620 (The Green Building)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139

Email: rferrari at mit.edu