Principal Investigator

Burton H. Jones

Professor, Marine Science​​​​

Research Interests: Biological networks and interactions, Environment modeling, Marine ecology, Scientific visualization, Fluid mechanics, Networks and wireless communications, Sensors

Research Scientists

Malika Kheireddine, Ph.D.

Research Scientist​

Research Interests: Bio-optical oceanography, Phytoplankton dynamics, Biogeochemical processes, Ocean colour, carbon fluxes

Alkiviadis Kalampokis

Research scientist

Research Interests: Observational oceanography, operational oceanography, HF-radars, buoys, lagrangian systems, currents

Vincent Saderne

Research Scientist

Research Interests: Benthic Ecology, Carbonate chemistry, Biogeosciences

PhD Students

Aislinn Dunne

Research Interests: Marine ecology, nutrient cycling, habitat connectivity

Ioana Andreea Ciocanaru

Research Interests: Remote Sensing, sustainable development, Monitoriong, Mangroves, Seagrass, Coral reef habitats

Postdoctoral Fellows

Radharani Sen

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests: Physical oceanography, Observational oceanography, Numerical Ocean Modeling, tropical oceans, Ordinary Differential Equations, Partial Differential Equations, Numerical Method, Finite Element Methods

Visiting Student

Eesaa Harris

Visiting Student

Research Interests: Chemical oceanography, marine biogeochemistry, ocean productivity, oligotrophic regions, tropical oceans

Laura Ramirez Giraldo

Visiting Student

Research Interests: Oceanography, Surface Circulation, Marine ecology, Marine conservation

administrative Team

Sushma Patil

Administrative Assistant

Field Engineer

Mustapha Ouhssain

Field Engineer

Research Interests: Ocean Optics, Analytical services, Field and Laboratory analysis - marine environments

Ibrahim Alabdali

Field Engineer

Yahia Battach

Research Specialist

Research Interests: Data Science, Machine Learning, Data Engineering, Oceanography, Cloud Technologies, Software Engineering