First Name   Tamay
     
Last Name   Ozgokmen
     
University or Association   University of Miami
     
City, State   Miami , Florida
   
Position Professor, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
   
Insitution of Highest Degree Dartmouth College, 1995 Ph.D.
   
Email
   
Phone   work 305.421.4053
   
Expertise Sector Climate Change and Natural Hazards
   
Area of Expertise Ocean Circulation Dynamics
   
Other Expertise Statistics and Modeling
   
Language Fluency (Other than English) Turkish
   
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Expertise Profile

Tamay OzgokmenTamay Ozgokmen’s research interest centers around the investigation of multi-scale oceanic flows using non-hydrostatic numerical models and Lagrangian methods. Ozgokmen has been working towards a better understanding and modeling the dynamics of deep and dense flows around complex bathymetry, surface mixed layers, submesoscale flows, as well as developing sampling strategies for ocean transport. Gaining a better insight about the nature of multi-scale transport and turbulence in the ocean is critical for improving ocean forecasting capabilities for practical problems such as transport of pollutants by ocean currents.


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