Dr. Michael S. McCartney

Emeritus Research Scholar
Physical Oceanography

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Contact Information:
mmccartney@whoi.edu
Clark Lab

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

Research Interests

Descriptive physical oceanography: distribution and circulation paths and intensities of water masses, particularly those originating in the polar and subpolar zones;the potential effects of carbon dioxide-induced atmospheric warming on oceanic circulation and water mass formation; paleoceanography.

 

Education

Ph.D., 1973, Fluid Dynamics, Case Western Reserve University.  Thesis: An experimental and theoretical investigation of the edgetone phenomenon.

WHOI Summer Study Program, 1972

M.S., 1972, Fluid Dynamics, Case Western Reserve University.  Thesis: An experimental investigation of the edgetone phenomenon.

B.S., 1970, Mechanical Engineering, Case Institute of Technology