Navigation Links
Oceanographer Dennis J. McGillicuddy, Jr. receives 34th annual Rosenstiel Award
Date:2/1/2008

Virginia Key, Fla.-- The University of Miamis Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science announced today that it has selected Dennis J. McGillicuddy, Jr., Ph.D., as recipient of the 2008 Rosenstiel Award. McGillicuddy, a senior scientist in the department of Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in Woods Hole, Mass., is a pioneer in the study of physical-biological interactions in the ocean. His multidisciplinary studies of plankton and ocean currents are helping to decipher what controls the productivity of marine ecosystems and how this affects the global carbon cycle.

The Rosenstiel Award is designed to honor scientists who, in the past decade, have made significant and growing impacts in their field. It's an award targeted for researchers who, in their early to mid-career stages, are already making outstanding scientific contributions.

McGillicuddy has broken new ground by bridging the gap between several physical and biological oceanographic disciplines, revolutionizing progressive marine ecosystem modeling and observations. He has developed physical-biological models for studying the population dynamics of copepods (tiny free-swimming crustaceans) on Georges Bank, as well as harmful algal blooms in the Gulf of Maine. Some of these models have assimilated physical and biological data, an important step in providing forecasts of harmful algal blooms (including red tides.)

Understanding how marine systems function requires an integrated strategy that includes theory, observation and modeling, said McGillicuddy. By weaving these three approaches together, we can build comprehensive simulations that explicitly resolve the coupled physical-biological-chemical processes. This integration of observations and models not only provides a useful methodology for oceanic process studies, but also maximizes the utility of observations and aids in their interpretation.

McG
'/>"/>

Contact: Barbra Gonzalez
barbgo@rsmas.miami.edu
305-421-4704
University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Cummings School receives Rockefeller Foundation grant
2. BIO-key(R) Receives $344,000 Contract Award from Hawaii County
3. Team of chemists receives $5 million grant to develop enzyme mimics
4. Childrens Hospital neurosurgeon receives grant
5. Computational mathematical sciences receives NSF grant for undergraduate research
6. K-State specialist in tick-borne pathogens receives $1.8 million grant
7. Liang receives NIH grant for biofilm research
8. CONRAD receives $28.5M Gates Foundation grant for HIV prevention research
9. Pennsylvania Hospital surgeon receives grant to develop molecular cardiac surgery
10. Univ. of Arizona receives $2.5 million to study Amazon forests and climate change
11. Shigetada Nakanishi receives $500,000 Gruber Neuroscience Prize
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Oceanographer Dennis J. McGillicuddy, Jr. receives 34th annual Rosenstiel Award
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014  23andMe, Inc., the leading personal genetics company, ... fine-scale differences in genetic ancestry of individuals from across ... Since immigrants first arrived more than four hundred years ... served as a meeting place for peoples from different ... ongoing mixing of peoples with African, European, and American ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... N.C. , Dec. 16, 2014 Valencell, ... licensed its PerformTek biometric technology to industry leaders such ... highly accurate, clinically validated, biometric wearable products. These products ... 6-9 in Las Vegas . ... technology is accurate, flexible and robust – with the ...
(Date:12/11/2014)... DUBLIN , Dec. 09, 2014 Research ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9ql3kr/biometrics_market ) ... Market in India 2015-2019" report to their ... in this market is the adoption of multimodal ... one characteristic of an individual for verification and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):23andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 223andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 323andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 4Valencell PerformTek Biometrics Power the Most Accurate Wearables at CES 2015 2Biometrics Market in India 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, NEC, Safran and Suprema 2
... molecular and protein signatures that predict rapid onset of ... transplant. The markers appeared soon after transplant and ... Such early detection of susceptibility to hepatitis C virus-induced ... treatment options after a transplant. Also, because the ...
... charcoal preserved in deeply buried sediments in Egypt,s Nile ... a huge drought 4,200 years ago associated with the ... the pyramid-building time. "Humans have a long history ... Bernhardt, a researcher with the U.S. Geological Survey. "Along ...
... NC Leukemia and lymphoma patients who receive life-saving ... side effects that significantly decrease quality of life, can ... In chronic Graft vs. Host Disease ... and the recipient,s body often cause these immune cells ...
Cached Biology News:Molecular and protein markers discovered for liver transplant failure from hepatitis C 2Molecular and protein markers discovered for liver transplant failure from hepatitis C 3Molecular and protein markers discovered for liver transplant failure from hepatitis C 4Climate and drought lessons from ancient Egypt 2B cell survival holds key to chronic graft vs. host disease 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 The report provides ... its definition, classification, application and industry overview. ... process, and product cost structure. Production is ... analysis also covers upstream raw materials, equipment, ... trend and proposals. In the end, the ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 ... where their Twitter followers can submit their #HolidayInTheLab ... themselves and their lab mates. , For those struggling ... lab mates, the Pipette.com Holiday in the Lab Contest ... Pipette.com Twitter followers to send pictures of ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... December 23, 2014 PharmaBoardroom,s ... out today and available for free download , digs ... change and growth in the sector today. One ... successes has been in developing a homegrown pharmaceutical manufacturing base, ... production still remains some way off. A cursory comparison with ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... YORK , Dec. 23, 2014  NeuroLifeSciences announced ... mazindol in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder published in ... . The paper, titled "Pilot Phase ... disorder" ( Konofal et al, Drug Des ... ) shows that mazindol might be an effective, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Worldwide Methyl Mercaptan Market 2015-2020 Forecasts on Development & Trends Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Major Pipette Distributor Pipette.com Announces their Holiday in the Lab Contest 2PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 2PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 3Redefining ADHD: A New Approach & A Shift of Paradigm in ADHD Therapeutics 2Redefining ADHD: A New Approach & A Shift of Paradigm in ADHD Therapeutics 3
... top question of Jatropha developers is, "What impact will ... and its prominence as a viable, sustainable biofuel?" To ... January webinar has been scheduled. As a precursor to ... crucial answers to hard-hitting inquiries by Jatropha investors. ...
... SEATTLE, Jan. 14 In meetings held in association,with ... Therapeutics,Inc. (CTI) (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) reviewed 2009 targeted ... new drug approvals in 2009 in,addition to potential label ... venture with Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,(Spectrum) for Zevalin. , ...
... Photonics West 2009PITTSFIELD, Mass., and BELLINGHAM, Wash., Jan. ... and photonics, and Laurin Publishing, publisher of Photonics ... the 2008 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation, the ... Prism Awards, introduced for the first time in ...
Cached Biology Technology:Jatropha Sector Reality Check: Still Viable In Volatile Times? Upcoming Webcast Shares Latest Insights 2Jatropha Sector Reality Check: Still Viable In Volatile Times? Upcoming Webcast Shares Latest Insights 3Jatropha Sector Reality Check: Still Viable In Volatile Times? Upcoming Webcast Shares Latest Insights 4Cell Therapeutics Targeting Potential Zevalin Label Expansion, Pixantrone and OPAXIO Drug Approvals to Grow Commercial Operations and Revenues in 2009 2Cell Therapeutics Targeting Potential Zevalin Label Expansion, Pixantrone and OPAXIO Drug Approvals to Grow Commercial Operations and Revenues in 2009 3Cell Therapeutics Targeting Potential Zevalin Label Expansion, Pixantrone and OPAXIO Drug Approvals to Grow Commercial Operations and Revenues in 2009 4Cell Therapeutics Targeting Potential Zevalin Label Expansion, Pixantrone and OPAXIO Drug Approvals to Grow Commercial Operations and Revenues in 2009 5Cell Therapeutics Targeting Potential Zevalin Label Expansion, Pixantrone and OPAXIO Drug Approvals to Grow Commercial Operations and Revenues in 2009 6SPIE and Laurin Publishing Announce Prism Awards Finalists 2SPIE and Laurin Publishing Announce Prism Awards Finalists 3
... uses the Adept CE 4100 high pressure dual ... detector for added flexibility and utra low drift. ... to a photodiode array detection and provides superior ... required for method development and for monitoring to ...
Rabbit anti Xanthine Oxidase Xanthine Oxidase, Bovine Buttermilk...
... number is a new ... easily match Cornings product ... availability yet, please order ... number (Z71,448-8) or contact ...
This CLS number is a new product number, created to easily match Cornings product number. If showing no availability yet, please order under the old Sigma-Aldrich number (E6027) or contact customer s...
Biology Products: