Prof. Amit Tandon (UMass Dartmouth) hosted a series of collaborative meetings and scientific discussions with Prof Takeyoshi Nagai from Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology (TUMSAT) and Prof. Ilson Silveira from Oceanographic Institute of the University of São Paulo (IOUSP) on October 10, 2018.
(from L-R) Prof. Silveira, Prof. Nagai and Prof. Tandon
Doctoral student Jared Buckley and collaborator J. Sreelekha’s paper published “Subseasonal dispersal of freshwater in the northern Bay of Bengal in the 2013 summer monsoon season” has been published by JGR-Oceans. Congratulations Jared!
Prof. Tandon recently returned from a successful MISOBOB cruise. More details appear in the Nature article on Mysteries of Indian monsoon probed in Bay of Bengal!
Dr. Farid Karimpour recently completed his postdoctoral appointment. He has joined a CFD company in the region. His work in the Tandon lab has now been published as “Sustenance of phytoplankton in the subpolar North Atlantic during winter”, by Karimpour, F., Tandon, A. and Mahadevan, A., in Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans. Congratulations Farid!
Dr. Sanjiv Ramachandran, Prof. Amit Tandon and colleagues published an observational analysis of an intensive survey of a sub-mesoscale front from their 2013 Bay of Bengal cruise onboard R/V Revelle, “Submesoscale Processes at Shallow Salinity Fronts in the Bay of Bengal: Observations during the Winter Monsoon“. Congratulations Sanjiv!
Scripps Institution of Oceanography Explorations Article this week.
Mixing to Monsoons: Air-Sea Interactions in the Bay of Bengal
Cover story in this week’s Eos – weekly of the American Geophysical Union.
Last saturday September 30th 2012, Dr. Sanjiv Ramachandran and graduate student Rahul Kashyap were on hand to demonstrate rotating table experiments for the Working Waterfront Festival at New Bedford. Despite heavy rains on saturday, a large number of attendees came by to attend the demonstrations. They answered many questions. Congressman Barney Frank and U.S. Senate Candidate Elizabeth Warren also visited the display.
Dr. Sanjiv Ramachandran explains rotating table experiment during Waterfront Festival 2012.
Jason Olejarz, an alumni of our research group
Every year Boston University Physics department chooses ONE out of its roughly 100 students for a research performance award. For the academic year 2011-12, this award goes to JASON OLEJARZ, a UMass Dartmouth undergraduate alumni who worked with me on research projects as an undergraduate. Jason has published three articles on his research as a graduate student and more are in the works!