11/25/2013: Dr. Stuart Banks from Charles Darwin Foundation and Dr. John Morrison from UNC-Wilmington visited CFDL.
11/01/2013: Manuscript by Zhao et al. published on Acta Oceanologica Sinica.
10/03/2013: A visiting Ph.D. student, Ms. Linhui Wang joined our group.
07/18/2013: Dr. Xie attended the GWEX HyVIC Planning Workshop.
06/20/2013: Ms. Dianna Francisco joined our group to pursue her Ph.D. study.
06/18/2013: Manuscript by Deng et al. published on Advances in Meteorology.
06/10/2013: Mr. Tao Gao went back to OUC for his Ph.D study.
06/02/2013: Manuscript by Liu et al. published on Advances in Meteorology.
06/01/2013: Two students Samira Alhertani and Kenny Xie joined our group for summer intern.
The Coastal Fluid Dynamics Lab (CFDL) is a research facility of Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (MEAS), North Carolina State University (NCSU). It is located at 1142 Jordan Hall on NCSU's Central Campus.
Scientists and graduate students at CFDL conduct basic and applied research on coastal atmospheric and oceanic systems including: air-sea coupling; estuary circulation and plumes; impact of hurricanes on coastal ocean; storm surge, waves and tides; Gulf Stream and shelf fronts; data assimilation; trajectory and dispersion modelling; landfalling hurricanes; El Nino and impact on coastal region; high-performance computing and scientific visualization.
Funding for the research activities of CFDL are provided by the National Science Foundation; Office of Naval Research; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Department of Energy; Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation; IBM Environmental Research Program; and NCSU International Programs.