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Dr. Tal Ezer

Old Dominion University (ODU)
Center for Coastal Physical Oceanography (CCPO)
Department of Ocean Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (OEAS)
Research Innovation Park, 4111 Monarch Way, Norfolk, VA 23508
----- Affiliated Faculty:
Virginia Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Center (VMASC)

PhD, Physical Oceanography , Florida State University (1989)
M.Sc., Atmospheric Sciences, (1984), B.Sc., Physics & Mathematics, Hebrew University (1981)


  • Numerical ocean modeling, forecast systems and data assimilation
  • Regional and basin-scale simulations: Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Cook Inlet Alaska, Dead Sea, Gulf Stream, Gulf of Mexico, Faroe Bank Channel, Yucatan Channel
  • Process studies: overflow dynamics, turbulence and mixing, coastal circulation, climate change
  • Editor for Springer's journal Ocean Dynamics since its inception in 2001.
    Publications (with PDFs)



  • ACCP - The Atlantic Climate Change Program
  • CARTUM- Comparative Analysis and Rationalization of Second-Moment Turbulence Models
  • DAMEE- Data Assimilation and Model Evaluation Experiments (1992-2000)
  • ROFS- NOAA's Regional Ocean Forecast System (based on POM)

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