NameThesisAdvisorYearDegreeCurrent Activities
Jackie VeatchPhysical Drivers of Food Web Focusing in Marine EcosystemsKohut2024Ph.D
Michael ChenSpatial and Seasonal Controls on Eddy Subduction in the Southern OceanSchofield2024M.S.
Jake ZappalaDoes Prominent Coastal Upwelling along New Jersey Lead to Increases in Offshore Wind Turbine Power Production?Miles2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Yachen LiEstuarine Particle Simulations: The Connection Between Delaware Bay and Offshore Wind Lease AreasLopez2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Rhyan GretchImpacts of Oceanic Conditions on North Atlantic Right Whale Distribution on the Nantucket ShoalsKohut2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Bre DiRenziBiological Response of Spisula Solidissma (Atlantic Surfclams) to Varying Carbonate Chemistry in the Mid-Atlantic BightMunroe2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Emily BuschA Dip in the Pool: Analyzing the Stability Strength of the Mid-Atlantic Cold PoolMiles2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Leslie BirchDodging Ships: Is New Jersey Traffic a Threat to Underwater Gliders?Kohut2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Malarie O'BrienAction Argo: adapting the Argo network to collect actionable data and advance intensity forecasts of stormsLopez2023M.S. Operational Oceanography
Timothy StolarzUnderstanding Ocean Highways: Trends in Surface Current Divergence in Urbanized Coastal Margins for a Predictable OceanLopez2022M.S. Operational OceanographyRutgers University - RUCOOL - CODAR Technician
Casey JonesAbove and Below the Waves: Analysis of Coordinated Surface and Subsurface Autonomous Vehicle DataLopez2022M.S. Operational Oceanography
Courtney DreyfusAligning the seasonal migrations of North Atlantic Right Whales with oceanic featuresLopez2022M.S. Operational OceanographyJASCO - North Carolina
Samuel CoakleyThe evolution of a stratified upper ocean under tropical cyclone forcingMiles2022M.S.US Climate Variability and Predictability Program
Schuyler NardelliSeasonal dynamics of plankton ecology in coastal AntarcticaSchofield2022Ph.D.Knauss Fellowship
Liza Wright-FairbanksObserving seasonal cycles, drivers, and potential biological impacts of ocean acidification in the Mid-Atlantic BightSaba2021Ph.D.Knauss Fellowship
Emily SlesingerBlack sea bass physiology and life history in the context of seasonal and long-term climate changeSaba2021Ph.D.NOAA NMFS lab in Newport, Oregon
Ailey SheehanDeveloping an Open-Source Analysis Pipeline For a Glider-Based Acoustic Zooplankton Fish Profiler (AZFP)Beaird2021M.S. Operational OceanographyHaskins Shellfish Lab
Ted ThompsonBest Practices for Sea-Bird Scientific deep ISFET-based pH sensor integrated into a Slocum Webb GliderBeaird/Saba2021M.S. Operational OceanographyU.S. Geological Survey
Clifford WatkinsMixed Layer Dynamics: Exploring the Impacts of Storms in the Mid Atlantic Bight

Glenn2021Ph.D.Postdoctoral Researcher at U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Sarah MurphyCoastal Upwelling and the Offshore Wind EnvironmentMiles2021M.S.Project Scientist- JASCO Applied Sciences, North Carolina
Joe AnarumoAn Open-Source Software Application for Drifter Trajectory Prediction in the Mid-Atlantic BightBeaird2020M.S. Operational OceanographyEnvironmental Science Analyst at Sage Services
Julia EngdahlDeveloping an automated analysis of fish migration video using computer vision algorithmsBeaird2020M.S. Operational OceanographyRutgers University - RUCOOL - Laboratory Researcher
Michael BrownDrivers of phytoplankton dynamics, and corresponding impacts on biogeochemistry, along the West Antarctic PeninsulaSchofield2020Ph.D.Post-Doctoral Research Scientist at the Finger Lakes Institute of Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY
Nicole CoutoCirculation and Heat Transport on the West Antarctic Peninsula Continental ShelfSchofield2017Ph.D.Postdoctoral Scholar, Scripps Institute of Oceanography
Filipa CarvalhoCoupled physical and phytoplankton dynamics in coastal AntarcticaKohut & Schofield2017Ph.D.Post-Doctoral Researcher in Ocean Biogeochemistry and Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, National Oceanography Centre, Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems Group, Southampton, United Kingdom
Greg SerokaStratified Coastal Ocean Interactions with Hurricanes and the Sea Breeze in the U.S. Mid-AtlanticGlenn2016Ph.D.Physical Scientist at NOAA/NOS Coast Survey Development Lab
Jacqueline McSweeneySediment Transport Dynamics in Delaware EstuaryChant2016Ph.D.Postdoctoral Scholar, Integrative Oceanography Division Scripps Institution of Oceanography UC San Diego
Nicole WaiteThe Role of Sediment Sulfide in Seagrass Decline in Barnegat Bay-Little Egg Harbor, NJSevermann2015M.Sc.Marine and Glider Technician, Rutgers University
Christina HaskinsGlider measurements of phytoplankton physiology in penguin foraging zones along the Western Antarctic PeninsulaSchofield2015M.Sc.Associate Director of Data and Science Operations at the National Deep Submergence Facility, WHOI
Travis MilesObservations and modeling of the coastal ocean beneath tropical and extra-tropical cyclonesGlenn2014Ph.D.Assistant Research Professor, Rutgers University
Maria AristizabalSalt dispersion in Delaware Bay EstuaryChant2013Ph.D.IMSG at NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC
Yi XuPhytoplankton dynamics studying using observation and bio-physical modelingSchofield2013Ph.D.Researcher, State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
Dove GuoThe effect of wind and momentum advection in the James River estuary from field observationsChant2012M.Sc.
Joe JurisaImpact of cross-shelf winds and estuarine/coastal ocean coupling on buoyant plume systemsChant2012Ph.D.Research Associate, Portland State University
Laura Palamara-NazzaroImproving models of covariation between marine communities and their habitats by incorporating pelagic features captured by coastal ocean observatoriesKohut2011M.Sc.Research Programmer, Rutgers University
Donglai GongMesoscale variability on the New Jersey shelfGlenn2010Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary
Rachel SiplerThe role of dissolved organic matter in structuring microbial community compositionSeitzinger & Schofield2009Ph.D.Research Scientist, Virginia Institute of Marine Science
L. Alex KahlPhytoplankton physiology and export fluxSchofield2008Ph.D.Policy Advisor at U.S. Dept. of State
Ramya RamaduraiWater mass classification using band ratiosGlenn2008M.Sc.Global Program Manager, CSM. Cleveland, OH
Matt OliverTowards a synthesis of continental shelf dynamics and eukaryotic phytoplankton evolutionFalkowski & Schofield2006Ph.D.Patricia & Charles Robertson Associate Professor of Marine Science and Policy, School of Marine Science and Policy and Department of Geography, College of Earth, Ocean and Environment, University of Delaware
Felisa Wolfe-SimonThe role and evolution of superoxide dismutases in algaeFalkowski & Schofield2006Ph.D.Chan-Norris Distinguished Visiting Professor, Dept. of Chemistry and Physics, Mills College
Zoe FinkelPhysiological bases for environmentally driven changes in phytoplankton community structureFalkowski & Schofield2005Ph.D.Tier I Canada Research Chair in Biological Oceanography at Dalhousie University in the Oceanography Department
Trisha BergmannThe physiological ecology and natural distribution patterns of cryptomonad algae in coastal aquatic ecosystemsFalkowski & Schofield2004Ph.D.International Policy & Diplomacy, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
Louis BowersThe effect of sea surface temperature on sea breeze dynamics along the coast of New JerseyGlenn2004M.Sc.Senior Wind Energy Meteorologist, Avangrid Renewables
Joe GrzymskiEcosystem, cellular and sub-cellular dynamics of the marine, diatom plastidSchofield2002Ph.D.Senior Director, Applied Innovation Center at DRI, Co-Director, Renown Institute for Health Innovation
Josh KohutSpatial current structure observed with a calibrated HF-Radar system: the influence of local forcing, stratification, and topography on the inner shelfGlenn2002Ph.D.Professor, Rutgers University
Hank StatscewichWind-Forced Upwelling Over High Latitute Submarine Canyons: A Numerical Modeling StudyGlenn2001M.Sc.Research Scientist, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Co-Founder AKKA LLC
Sasha TozziCompetition and succession of key marine phytoplankton functional groups in a variable environmentFalkowski & Schofield2001M.Sc.Algae Technical Manager at Alltech, Scientific Advisor, OMEGA
Hai PanA coupled lake-atmosphere model (CLAM) and its application to Lake KinneretAvissar1999Ph.D.Senior Database Administrator/Database Team Lead at Edisonlearning Inc
Richard StylesA continental shelf bottom boundary layer model: development, calibration, and applications to sediment transport in the Middle Atlantic BightGlenn1998Ph.D.Research Oceanographer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center, Coastal and hydraulics Laboratory, Vicksburg, MS
Mike CrowleyMonitoring the Gulf Stream: an application of remote sensing and geographic information systemsGlenn1993M.Sc.Technical Director: RUCOOL & MARACOOS, Rutgers University