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Ralston, David Associate Scientist, Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering

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I'm interested in fluid mechanics and scalar transport in estuaries and the coastal ocean, including estuarine exchange, dispersion, and residence time, sediment transport, stratified turbulence, bathymetric effects, frontal processes, and physical-biological coupling. My approach typically mixes field observations and numerical modeling, taking advantage of the benefits and recognizing the limitations of each.

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