About Me

La Jolla
I am an assistant professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences of Columbia University / Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory My primary research interests are:

  • The role of ocean circulation (particularly the Southern Ocean) in the climate system
  • Dynamics of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and its overturning circulation
  • Mixing and transport by ocean eddies

More details are available on my CV or my publications page. You can reach me by emailing rpa@ldeo.columbia.edu.

I did my postdoc with Paola Cessi at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. I got my PhD from the MIT Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science.

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