Researcher Discusses New Project on Effects of Oil Spills – (Video)

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Villy Kourafalou, UM research professor of ocean sciences, discusses her three-year study, titled “Influence of River Induced Fronts on Hydrocarbon Transport” in a newly released video. Kourafalou was awarded over $2 million from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Research … Continue reading

Professor Emeritus Receives Surprise Honor

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UM Rosenstiel School Professor Emeritus Joseph Prospero received a unique recognition at the 100th anniversary celebration of the Izana Observatory, a world-renowned atmospheric research station located in Tenerife, Canary Islands. “For the celebration they asked me to present a short lecture … Continue reading

Award-Winning Research Paper

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A paper authored by Cassandra Gaston, UM Rosenstiel School assistant professor of atmospheric sciences, on emissions of sulfur compounds from the ocean to the atmosphere has been selected as the top environmental science paper of 2015 from the journal Environmental … Continue reading

Faculty and Alumni News

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Professor Receives 2016 Provost Research Award UM Rosenstiel School Associate Professor Marjorie Oleksiak in the Department of Marine Biology and Ecology is a recipient of a 2016 Provost Research Award for her work on marine genomics. Oleksiak is using a new model organism … Continue reading

Faculty and Alumni News

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The Oceanography Society Honors Professor Fine UM Rosenstiel School Professor Rana Fine was elected a 2016 Fellow of The Oceanography Society (TOS) for her outstanding contributions to the field of oceanography. She will be honored along with other 2016 Fellows … Continue reading