Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

REU Mentor Profile
Robert Ulanowicz, Ph.D.

Location: 
Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Research Topics: 
Modeling and Analysis

Research Interests: 

Earlier at CBL, Prof. Ulanowicz pursued research into the estuarine hydrography of Chesapeake Bay and on methods for inverse modeling of ecological systems. His current interests include network analysis of trophic exchanges in ecosystems, information theory as applied to ecological systems, the thermodynamics of living systems, causality in living systems, and modeling subtropical wetland ecosystems in Florida (ATLSS) and in Belize. He has applied ecological principles to economic systems and participated in the ongoing dialog between science and religion.

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