Current Funding

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USF College of Marine Science (USF-CMS) funding for research in the Southern Ocean

Current

USF Investigators Funding Agency Title Start Date & Length Total Amount($)
Kristen Buck (PI) NSF Collaborative Research: Investigating iron-binding ligands in Southern Ocean diatom communities: The role of diatom-bacteria associations July 2015 3 years 276,593
Don Chambers (PI) NASA An Earth System Data Record of Earth's Surface Mass Variations from GRACE, Geodetic Satellites, and GPS June 2013 5 years 251,000
Don Chambers (PI) NASA Improved Estimates of Southern Ocean Transport by Combining Satellite Altimetry and Temperature/Salinity Profile Data March 2013 4 years 349,000
Don Chambers (PI) NASA Investigating low-frequency barotropic transport fluctuations in the Southern Ocean, North Pacific, and Atlantic using GRACE August 2012 4 years 522,000
Kendra Daly NSF Benthic-pelagic coupling in an intact ecosystem: The role of top predators in McMurdo Sound June 2011 4 years 374,459
Kristen Buck (PI) NSF Collaborative Research: Investigating iron-binding ligands in Southern Ocean diatom communities: The role of diatom-bacteria associations August, 2012 4 years 153,965
Eugene Domack (PI) NSF Continuation of the LARISSA GPS network in view of observed dynamic response to Antarctic Peninsula Ice Mass Balance and Required Geologic Constraints. June 2012 5 years 182,453
Amelia Shevenell (PI) NSF Late Quaternary Evolution of the Lambert Glacier/Amery Ice Shelf System, Prydz Bay, Antarctica March 2013 3 years 267,712
Eugene Domack (PI), Amelia Shevenell (PI) NSF Totten Glacier System and the Marine Record of Cyrosphere-Ocean Dynamics  2013-2016 166,285



Proposed

USF Investigators Funding Agency Title Start Date & Length Total Amount($)
Don Chambers (PI) NASA Quantifying decadal transport variations of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation using GRACE and GRACE-Followon data June 2016 4 years 709,416
Don Chambers (PI) NASA Determining eddy kinetic energy from SWOT in the presence of unmodeled mean sea surface and waves June 2016 4 years 526,799

 

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