This collection of CARTHE presentations can be used to better understand our oil spill, ocean currents research or as a resource for you to use in giving presentations to your students. If you have any questions or feedback, please contact us at lbracken [at] rsmas [dot] miami [dot] edu.
2015 NOSB Webinar by Dr. Arthur Mariano, University of Miami
“Ocean Currents and the 2010 Deep Water Horizon Oil Blowout”
Description: This webinar discusses what happened to the Deep Water Horizon blowout oil from the pipe to the beaches and marshes. It will emphasize the physical processes that cause oil transport and dispersion, especially ocean currents and winds. The measurement and prediction of ocean currents for oil spill modeling will be detailed.
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