Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

REU Mentor Profile
Jian Zhao, Ph.D.

Horn Point Laboratory

Research Topics: 
Modeling and Analysis, Physical Oceanography

Research Interests: 

I am a physical oceanographer seeking to understand multi-scale oceanic processes and their roles in the global climate system. My approach is observational, using both traditional and modern innovative instrument platforms – such as autonomous underwater vehicle– coupled with numerical modeling, to explore fundamental physical processes. 

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