Oceanography Expert 435314 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the field of Physical Oceanography. My areas of expertise include ocean circulation, ocean-atmosphere interaction, ocean-atmosphere interaction on continental shelves, ocean-atmosphere interaction in estuaries, West Florida Continental Shelf (WFS), deep ocean and continental shelf interaction, water properties, measurement, analysis, and numerical circulation models, algal blooms, fisheries, hurricane storm surge, waves, 3D water properties, oil spill, and Deepwater Horizon well. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences


B.S.Materials Science and EngineeringCornell University
M.S.Physical OceanographyUniversity of Rhode Island
Ph.D.Physical OceanographyUniversity of Rhode Island

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and USF Chapter Scholar of the Year
USF Distinguished University Professor
NOPP Excellence in Partnering Award
USF President's Award for Excellence
USF Professional Excellence Award

Primary Affiliation


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases