Research Grants and Awards
2023-2025: Internal waves in Angular Momentum Stratification (INTRINSIC), NSF, $480,694 (Co-PI with Dr. Christian Buckingham)
2022-2025: Collaborative Research: Lee Waves and Sheared Mean Flow: Interactions and Impacts of Topography, NSF, $76,551
2021-2023: Aurelia: Low- cost user-friendly depth changing vehicle for ocean sensors. Technology development Fund, Office of Technology Commercialization and Ventures (OTCV),UMass President’s Office, $22,000
2020-2023: UMassD MUST Multi-Investigator Team Grant: Acoustic Rainfall Measurement on Global Drifters, $1,253,847, ONR
2020-2023: UMassD MUST Multi-Investigator Team Grant: Regional Ocean Turbulence from Long-Duration, Autonomous Observations, $1,043,691, ONR (Co-PI with Prof. Mark Altabet)
2018-2022: Collaborative research: Internal lee-wave dissipation in oceanic flows with mean shear, NSF, $173,686
2017-2021: Understanding the ocean-atmosphere coupling in the Northern Indian Ocean, ONR, $753,841
2016-2019: Competition between mixed-layer instabilities in shallow fronts at subtropical latitudes in the ocean, NSF, $223,297.
2014-2018: Collaborative Research: Role of mixed layer eddies on phytoplankton productivity in seasonally variable regimes, NSF, $324,615.
2014-2018: Data serving for ASIRI participants, ONR, $149,988.00.
2013-2018: Coastal and Submesoscale Process Studies for ASIRI, ONR $647,173.
2012-2013: Interpreting the ocean’s interior from surface data, NASA, $129,318.
2010-2011: Interpreting the ocean’s interior from surface data, NASA, $155,538.
2009-2013:On the importance of submesoscale processes for ocean productivity, NSF, $328,384.
2008-2013: Submesoscale routes to lateral mixing in the ocean (LATMIX),ONR, $349,641.
2012: MOPE: Multi-scale Ocean Modeling in Support of the Pioneer Array, MGHPCC Seed Fund, UMass President’s Office. $20,000.
2008-2009: From Stirring to Mixing: Submesoscale Routes to Lateral Dispersal of Tracers in Upper Ocean. ONR, $21,369.
2006-2010: The effect of submesoscale processes on property fluxes and distributions in the upper ocean, NSF, $177,110.
2006-2010: Exploiting laboratory experiments in the teaching of Meteorology, Oceanography and Climate: Phase II (MIT), NSF, $31,745.
2006-2008: Interaction of Eddies with Mixed Layers, NSF, $32,800.
2003-2006: Interaction of Eddies with Mixed Layers, NSF, $47,446.
2002-2005: Diapycnal fluxes in the Southern Ocean, NSF, $173,782.
1999-2003: Large scale property fluxes in the North Atlantic, NSF, $140,000.
2001-2002: REU Supplement to Large Scale fluxes, NSF, $20,000.
1997-2001: The Significance of time dependence and entrainment fluxes to water mass formation, NSF, $168,713.
1992-1996: University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) Climate System Modeling Fellowship, UCAR Ocean Modeling Postdoctoral Fellowship. Only two fellowships were awarded, and mine was at the University of Victoria, Canada.