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Dr. Kenneth H. Brink

Emeritus Research Scholar
Department of Physical Oceanography


Contact Information:
Work: 508-289-2535
Building: Clark 301

Mailing Address:
266 Woods Hole Road, MS #21
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Recently published

Physical Oceanography of Continental Shelves

Princeton University Press
September 2023

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Research Interests

Shelf dynamics including coastal trapped waves, coastal upwelling, and the coupling between shelf and ocean circulation; dynamics of wind-driven ocean currents; influence of abrupt topography on low-frequency currents.


Ph.D., Yale University, 1977

M. Phil., Yale University, 1973

B.S., Cornell University, 1971

(Photo by Savery Moore)