James N Moum

    Professor of Physical Oceanography

    College of Earth Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
    Oregon State University
    Corvallis, OR 97331-5503
    office:   Burt Hall 432a
    phone:   541-737-2553
    email:   moum@coas.oregonstate.edu

Research interests:

  • turbulence and mixing in the ocean
  • small-scale ocean physics
  • nonlinear internal waves
  • abyssal mixing
  • boundary mixing
  • small-scale processes in the coastal ocean
  • upper ocean dynamics
  • bottom boundary layers
  • developing the instrumentation necessary to get new and detailed observations of small-scale fluid processes