Research Areas Using POM at Princeton University


  • Princeton Regional Ocean Forecast System (PROFS)
  • Improving turbulence mixing in ocean models
  • Development of operational coastal forecast system for the U.S. east coast (COFS)
  • Data assimilation and model evaluation experiments in the North Atlantic (DAMEE).
  • Atlantic and Arctic modeling for climate studies.
  • Process studies (flow over sills, coastal processes etc.)
  • Deep circulation in the Gulf of Mexico


How it all started... (cartoon)

Curvilinear orthogonal grids used to study the Atlantic ocean.

Simulations of the Gulf Stream and the Atlantic Ocean.

Animation of Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico eddies

COFS: Poster1 , Poster2