Research India Publications
International Journal of Oceans and Oceanography (IJOO)
Editorial Board Members:
C. Marjorie Aelion, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208 USA.
Area of Research / Interest: Biodegradation of organic contaminants (pesticides, chlorinated solvents, petroleum hydrocarbons), nutrients in ground water and coastal aquatic sediments.
Ragnar Arnason, Department of Economics, University of Iceland, Sudurgata, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.
Area of Research / Interest: Fisheries economics and ecosystem fisheries management, effects of global warming on fisheries, natural resource utilization, environmental issues.
Jean-Marie Beckers, Département d'Astrophysique, Géophysique et Océanographie (AGO), Université de Liège, Sart Tilman, B5, -4000 Liège –Belgium.
Area of Research / Interest: Geo-hydrodynamics and environment research, Ocean modeling in particular Mediterranean Sea, data assimilation, data analysis techniques.
Per Berggren, Department of Zoology, Stockholm University, S-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.
Area of Research/Interest: Biology and ecology of marine mammals with focus on small cetaceans (dolphins and porpoises); basic and applied research animal distribution, abundance, population, structure, reproductive biology and behavior. The applied studies focus on mitigation of incidental catch (bycatch) in fisheries and population, modeling (demographic and viability analyses).
Malcolm J. Bowman, Marine Science Research Center, Endeavor Hall 215, South Campus, State University of New York, Stony Brook NY 11794-5000, USA
Area of Research / Interest: Prediction and modeling of storm surges, coastal and estuarine studies, marine conservation and fisheries rehabilitation.
N. Chandramohanakumar, Department of Chemical Oceanography, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Fine Arts Avenue, Kochi 682 016, Kerala, India.
Area of Research / Interest: Biogeo-organics in aquatic systems, major ion cycles, sorption characteristics of sediments, trace metals, humic acids, nutrient dynamics, aquatic modeling, chemistry of mangroves and coral reefs
Quming Cheng, Department of Earth and Space Science and Engineering (ESSE), Department of Geography (GEOG), York University, Canada.
Area of Research/Interest: Environmental impact assessment, water system modeling, Analytical and environment, development of GIS technology, exploration
Loke Ming Chou, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, 14 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543
Area of Research/Interest: Tropical marine sciences, marine biology; fisheries, aquaculture, coral reefs, coastal zone management.
Eric Deleersnijder, G. Lemaître Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (ASTR) & Centre for Systems Engineering and Applied Mechanics (CESAME) Université catholique de Louvain (UCL), 4 Avenue G. Lemaître, B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.
Area of Research/Interest: Geophysical and environmental fluid mechanics Development of (un)-structured grid numerical models of lakes, seas and oceans Tracer methods in fluid flows.
Stephen de Mora, Marine Environmental Studies Laboratory, International Atomic Energy Agency - Marine Environment Laboratory, 4, Quai Antoine 1er , BP 800, MC 98012 Monaco.
Area of Research / Interest: Marine analytical chemistry, marine pollution monitoring and assessment (metals and organic contaminants), marine antifoulants, especially tributyltin, marine biogeochemistry of sulfur compounds, especially dimethylsulfide and dimethylsulfoxide.
João Miguel Dias, Universidade de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago 3810-193 Aveiro – Portugal.
Area of Research/Interest: Physical oceanography; hydrodynamics, numerical modeling, estuaries, mixing and transport processes, coastal lagoons, tides, sea level and CZ monitoring.
Eric Guilyardi, LSCE/IPSL) – UMR CNRS-CEA 1572, Bat. 701, Orme des Merisiers, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette – France.
Area of Research/Interest: Global coupled ocean-atmosphere modeling, Ocean salinity, climate variability, climatic impact of ocean diffusion and salinity in coupled ocean-atmosphere, ENSO and related tropical ocean-atmosphere dynamics.
Norman L. Guinasso, Jr., Geochemical and Environmental Research Group, Texas A&M University, 833 Graham Road, College Station, Texas 77845, USA
Area of Research / Interest: Physical oceanography, marine chemistry, marine geochemistry, sedimentology, marine geology,
Tai-Wen Hsu, Department of Hydraulic & Ocean Engineering, National Ceng Kung University, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Area of Research / Interest: Computational fluid dynamics, coastal development and conservation, hydraulic and ocean engineering, beach erosion, near shore hydrodynamics and wave modeling, development of a warning system of coastal disaster.
Richard L. Iverson, Department of Oceanography, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4320, USA.
Area of Research / Interest: Marine phytoplankton ecology, sea grass ecology Modeling ocean biogeochemistry.
Dong Sheng Jeng, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.
Area of Research / Interest: Ocean /coastal engineering; ocean wave theories, coastal defense, sediment transport, wave-seabed-structure interaction, coastal modeling in estuarine, coastal groundwater dynamics, hydrological modeling.
Goran Kniewald, Laboratory for Physical Chemistry of Trace Elements, Department of Marine and Environmental Research, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, POB 180, 10002 Zagreb, Croatia.
Area of Research / Interest: Biogeochemical cycles of trace elements and radionuclides, marine photochemical and redox processes, sediment-water and water-rock interactions in marine/estuarine geochemical processes, development and implementation of computer codes in the study of geochemical equilibria, thermodynamics in geochemistry and mineralogy.
Hans Petter Langtangen, Simula Research Laborotary and Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway
Area of Research/Interest: Numerical simulation of water waves (tsunamis in particular), numerical solution of partial differential equations, software development tools and techniques for computational science applications.
Yuan Hui Li, Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii, USA
Area of Research / Interest: Marine chemistry; geochemical cycles of trace elements, nutrients, carbon dioxide and radionuclides in the oceans, remineralization ratios (Redfield ratios), nitrification / denitrification, penetration of anthropogenic carbon dioxide in the oceans and relationship among phytoplankton groups.
Fred T. Mackenzie, Department of Oceanography and Geology and Geophysics, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, Professor Emeritus, University of Hawaii, USA.
Area of Research/Interest: Biogeochemical cycling of carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus, CO2 exchange in the coastal zone, effects of rising CO2 and temperature on coral /carbonate ecosystems, kinetics and thermodynamics of mineral-solution reactions, and implications of global warming for concepts of sustainability for Pacific island nations and Hawaii.
Andreas Malcherek, Department of Hydraulic Engineering, University of the Armed Forces, Munich, Germany.
Area of Research / Interest: Estuarine and coastal modeling, wave mechanics, sediment transport processes.
Arthur Joseph Mariano, Primary Department, Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami, FL 33149-1098, U.S.A.
Area of Research / Interest: Physical Oceanography; stochastic modeling, coastal and ocean dynamics, temperature and density of oceans, numerical simulations of oceans, current variability.
María Adela Monreal- Gomez, Physical Oceanography Laboratory, Marine Science and Limnology Institute, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Circuito Exterior S/N, Cd. Universitaria, 04510 Mexico, D.F.
Area of Research/Interest: Physical oceanography mainly on modeling of mesoscale turbulence, cyclonic and anticyclonic eddies, interdisciplinary research in the Southern Gulf of Mexico, Gulf of California and Gulf of Tehuantepec, baroclinic processes and their impact on biological and chemical properties of the seawater.
Samir M. Nasr, Institute of Graduate Studies & Research, Alexandria University, 163 Horreya Avenue, Shatby, 21526, Alexandria, Egypt
Area of Research /Interest: Geochemistry of marine sediments, chemistry of interstitial waters, heavy metal pollution and metal speciation, integrated coastal zone management, shore processes.
Colin D. O’Dowd, Department of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, University Road, Galway, Ireland.
Area of Research/Interest: Marine aerosol, air-sea exchange processes and marine meteorology.
Sergei A. Ostroumov, Department of Hydrobiology, Faculty of Biology, Moscow State University, Tsurupy 7-2-31, Moscow 117418, Russia.
Area of Research/Interest: Aquatic biology, biotechnology, ecology and toxicology, marine and estuarine sciences.
Spiros Pagiatakis,Department of Earth and Space Science and Engineering,York University, Canada.
Area of Research / Interest: Dynamics of the earth as observed by space geodetic techniques, physical geodesy and in particular in the determination of the geoid that is needed for a number of modern mapping and oceanographic applications, mapping of the ocean surface using geodetic and oceanographic tools.
Evgeny A. Pakhomov, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of British Columbia, 6339 Stores Road, Vancouver, B.C., Canada V6T 1Z4.
Area of Research / Interest: Aquatic ecology, marine biology, biogeography, feeding ecophysiology of aquatic invertebrates and fishes, Antarctic ecology, krill biology, fishery ecology, stable isotope ecology, marine-terrestrial interface.
Evan K. Paleologos, Department of Geological Sciences and Marine Science Program, Associate Faculty USC School of the Environment, Coker Life Science Bldg., University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA.
Area of Research / Interest: Theory and modeling of groundwater flow, statistical hydrology, water resources systems analysis, environmental risk analysis.
Charitha Pattiaratchi, Centre for water research, Mailstop MO15, The University of Western Australia, 35, Stirling Highway, 6488-1015, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia.
Area of Research / Interest: Coastal physical oceanography and coastal sediment transport with emphasis on field experiments and numerical modeling; circulation and mixing processes on the continental shelf regions of Western Australia, remote sensing applications, effluent dispersion, estuarine circulation and dynamics, design of artificial surfing reefs.
Ole Svenstrup Petersen, DHI Water & Environment, Department of Coastal Engineering, Agern Alle 11 – DK 2970 Horsholm – Denmark.
Area of Research / Interest: estuarine problems and modeling both numerically and physically, sediment and water quality issues, hydrodynamic models with focus on two- and three-dimensional estuarine models and coupled one- and two-dimensional models of stratified flows and sediment transport.
Marta Plavsic, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Center for Marine and Environmental Research, POB 180, 10002 Zagreb, Croatia.
Area of Research / Interest: Characterization of organic compounds and surface active substances by electrochemical methods. The interactions of those substances with metal ions at the interfaces as well as in the solution, determination of the complexing capacity for metal ions and their implications for the marine biogeochemical processes and in wet precipitations.
Marquez M, Rene, Av. L. Cardenas # 1312, Col. Morelos (AP695), Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico 28217.
Area of Research / Interest: Biology, distribution, migration, capture, fishing effort, management and conservation of marine turtles and partly of fishes, beside behavior, ecology, population’s improvement and fishing regulation.
Syed Husain Niaz Rizvi, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan
Area of Research / Interest: Biological oceanography; marine bio-fouling, marine pollution, pollution monitoring, environmental impact assessment, coastal environmental management / coastal zone management.
P. Seralathan, Department of Marine Geology & Geophysics, School of Marine Sciences, Cochin University of Science &Technology, Cochin- 682 016, Kerala, India.
Area of Research / Interest: Marine geology, sedimentology, geochemistry of heavy metals in surficial sediments of tropical rivers and estuaries, interstitial water and hydrochemistry, groundwater chemistry.
José Luis Sericano, Geochemical & Environmental Research Group, College of Geosciences, Texas A&M University, 833 Graham Rd., College Station, Texas 77845, U.S.A.
Area of Research / Interest: etermination, impact and fate of trace organic contaminants (chlorinated pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls in the environment), Biomonitoring and biomarkers of environmental contaminants, development of analytical techniques for the analysis of trace organic contaminants, quality assurance and intercalibration programs.
Soroosh Sorooshian, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine, CA, 92697-2175 USA
Area of Research/Interest: Hydrometeorology and hydroclimate modeling, remote sensing application in hydrology, interface of hydrology with water resources management in semi-arid regions.
Terry L. Wade, Geochemical and Environmental Research Group, College of Geosciences, Texas A&M University, 833 Graham Road, College Station, Texas 77845, USA.
Area of Research / Interest: Environmental chemistry, chlorinated hydrocarbons, marine organic geochemistry, atmospheric deposition, contaminant metabolites, oil pollution, sea surface micro layer, bioavailability, trace elements, organic nitrogen.
Li, Department of Environmental Science and Technology, University of
Maryland, College Park Maryland, College Park, USA
Hirethota, Pradeep S. University/Department: Department of Natural Resources, Wisconsin, USA
Area of Interest : Fisheries Biology and Management, Environmental Monitoring, Aquatic Ecology
Landscape ecology, remote sensing, GIS, spatial modeling
K Singh, Zoology Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi Kalkaji, New
K Joshi, Department of Natural Resources, TERI University, Vasant
Kunj, New Delhi, India
Sri Niwas, Earth Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee A-1 Hillview Apartment, IIT Roorkee Campus, Roorkee Uttarakhand, Roorkee, India
Area of Interest: Geohydrlogy, Well logging, Geoelectromagnetism
Arun Deo Singh, Centre of Advanced Study in Geology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Micropaleontology, Oceanography, climate change, Marine geology, biogeochemical cycles
Pierre F.J. Lermusiaux, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Ocean Science and Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Room 5-207B; 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-43071
Area of Research / Interest: Physical and interdisciplinary ocean dynamics, from sub-mesoscales to inter-annual scales, physical biogeochemical-acoustical ocean modeling, optimal estimation and data assimilation, uncertainty and error modeling, and the optimization of observing systems.