First Name   Chris
     
Last Name   Edwards
     
University or Association   University of California, Santa Cruz
     
City, State   Santa Cruz , CA
   
Position Associate Professor of Ocean Sciences
   
Insitution of Highest Degree Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Ph.D.
   
Email
   
Phone   work 831.459.3734
   
Expertise Sector Climate Change and Natural Hazards
   
Area of Expertise Ocean Circulation Dynamics
   
Other Expertise
   
Language Fluency (Other than English)
   
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Expertise Profile

 Dr. Edwards uses ocean models to investigate dynamics of the coastal ocean, including the physical circulation, ocean ecosystem processes, and mechanisms for larval transport with implications for marine population connectivity.  He is also interested in ocean state estimation and data assimilation methods and their applications in the coastal ocean.


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