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    Theodore (Ted) Durland

    Theodore Durland photo
    Assistant Professor (Senior Research)
    Discipline: Physics of Oceans and Atmospheres
    Office: Burt 440
    Phone: 541-737-5058
    Fax: 541-737-2064
    Email: tdurland@coas.oregonstate.edu

    Research Interests

    I am interested in all aspects of Geophysical Fluid Dynamics. My most recent work has involved the dynamics of oceanic equatorial waves: their generation, decay and interactions with strong equatorial currents. I am also interested in the interactions of coastal Kelvin waves with narrow straits, including the scattering of baroclinic modes by sills within the straits.

    Education

    B.S.  University of Hawaii (Mech. Engineering), 1983
    M.S.  University of Hawaii (Oceanography), 2002
    Ph.D. University of Hawaii (Oceanography), 2006 

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