Miscellaneous UCSC Ocean Modeling Group Projects.


A project investigating the changes in primary production stimulated by internal waves , funded by the Simons Foundation.


A project to assess and optimize the west ocast ocean observing system, funded by NOAA's Ocean Acidification Program.



A National Science Foundation funded project, called fishTRACS, to study marine connectivity between Carmel Bay and southern Monterey Bay.



Hydrodynamic model output used to calculate larval trajectories in the central California Current for a California Sea Grant project:

WCOFS nest with 800 m horizontal resolution.

WCOFS sub-nest with 150 m horizontal resolution.


We gratefully acknowledge financial support for various elements of this data assimilative system by the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) , the Office of Naval Research (ONR), the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) , the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and the Simons Foundation.


The National Oceanographic Partnership Program   Office of Naval Research   National Science Foundation   National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration

California Sea Grant Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System   Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation   Ocean Acidification Program   Simons Foundation