Group Members

 

 

 

Andrew Stewart (Curriculum Vitae)

Assistant Professor

Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
7162 Math Sciences Building
(310) 825 1751

Julia Hazel

Graduate student

Email: jhazel@atmos.ucla.edu

Research interests: Near-Antarctic circulation, Antarctic bottom water formation, Regional modeling of the Weddell Sea

 

Jordyn Moscoso

Graduate student (co-advised by Daniele Bianchi and Jim McWilliams)

Email: jmoscoso@atmos.ucla.edu

Research interests: Physical Oceanography, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Ocean Modeling

 

 

Clara Y. Si

Graduate student

Email: csi@atmos.ucla.edu

Research interests: Tidal mixing, The Antarctic Slope Front, Ocean modeling

Aviv Solodoch

Graduate student (co-advised by Jim McWilliams)

Email: asolodoch@atmos.ucla.edu
Website: https://dept.atmos.ucla.edu/avivsolo

Research interests: 
1. Eddy shedding and leakiness in boundary currents
2. Instability and adjustment of the deep western boundary current
3. Observational coastal oceanography

 

Ken Zhao

Graduate student (co-advised by Jim McWilliams)

Email: zhazorken@gmail.com
Website: https://dept.atmos.ucla.edu/kenzhao

Research interests:
I am interested in understanding oceanic geophysical flows theoretically and numerically. Specifically, I am working on a project understanding subcutaneous ocean circulation and its impact on the melting of Antarctic glaciers.

Tanya Arcienega

Undergraduate researcher

Yue (Luna) Bai

Undergraduate researcher

 

Kaylie Cohanim

Undergraduate researcher

Truc Pham

Undergraduate researcher

Email: phamtt8647@g.ucla.edu

Research interest: physical oceanography, eddy activity in subtropical and tropic regions.

 

Yang (Kitty) Wang

Undergraduate researcher

Email: ktywang@g.ucla.edu

Research interest: ocean eddy tracking  and modeling

 

 

Former Group Members

Yan Wang, Postdoctoral researcher,  Jan 2016-Aug 2018
Mathieu Morvan, Visiting graduate researcher, May 2016-Aug 2016
Josslyn Cai, Undergraduate research assistant, Jan 2017-Mar 2018
Zhao Xu, Undergraduate research assistant, Aug 2015-Jun 2016
Victor Ciaramitaro, Summer research intern, May 2016-Aug 2016
Jeff Xu, High school research intern, Jun 2017-Aug 2017