Professor
bill.smyth@oregonstate.edu

Office: 541-737-3029

Burt Hall

Burt Hall 414A

2651 SW Orchard Avenue

2651 SW Orchard Avenue
Corvallis, OR 97331

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At OSU
Brief Research Interests: 

Turbulence in geophysical flows, thermohaline processes, nonlinear waves

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Research Interests

Turbulence in geophysical flows, thermohaline processes, nonlinear waves.

Current Research

Marginal instability, self-organized criticality, efficiency of ocean mixing, proxies for turbulence over the El Nino-Southern Oscillation cycle, turbulence over forest canopies.

Education

BS, University of Alberta (Honors Physics), 1984
MS, University of Toronto (Physics), 1986
PhD, University of Toronto (Atmospheric Physics), 1990