Professor, Associate Vice President for Research Administration & Development
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Burt Hall

Burt Hall 294

2651 SW Orchard Avenue

2651 SW Orchard Avenue
Corvallis, OR 97331

Research Interests

Near-shore circulation modeling; data assimilation in the near-shore region, time-series analysis techniques, water-wave propagation, sediment suspension and transport, evolution of the near-shore morphology.

Current Research

Prediction of low-frequency motions in the near-shore zone; development of a community model for physical processes in the near-shore ocean; shear instabilities of the surf-zone long-shore current.


BS, Bogazici University, Turkey (Civil Engineering), 1991
MCE, University of Delaware (Civil Engineering), 1994
PhD, University of Delaware (Civil Engineering), 1998