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Peter Washam


I am a graduate student pursuing a Ph.D. in Marine Studies with a focus in Physical Ocean Science and Engineering under adivisement from Andreas Muenchow.  My research concentrates on the Physical Oceanography of Arctic regions and how they impact the global climate.  


Bachelor's of Science, Marine Science, focus- Physical Oceanography

University of South Carolina, Marine Science Program

Advisor- Sasha Yankovsky

Master's of Science, Geosciences, focus- Atmospheric Sciences

Florida International University, Earth and Environment

Advisor- Robert Burgman

​Thesis- Recent Changes in Central and Eastern Pacific El Niño



CEOE School & Departments

School of Marine Science & Policy

Advancing the understanding, stewardship, and conservation of estuarine, coastal, and ocean environments.

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Department of Geological Sciences

Discovering how geological processes have operated over various time scales to create and influence the planet’s surface environments.

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Department of Geography

Investigating the interactions between people and the environment and the processes that explain the location of human and natural phenomena.

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College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment • 111 Robinson Hall • Newark, DE 19716 • USA • Phone: 302-831-2841
Geography: 302-831-2294 • Geology: 302-831-2569 • Marine Science and Policy: 302-645-4212 • E-mail: ceoe-info@udel.edu

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