Kelly Cole, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
314 Boardman Hall
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5711
Ph.D. – Oceanography,
Texas A&M University, 2014.
M.S. – Oceanography,
Texas A&M University, 2008.
B.S. – Applied Mathematical Sciences,
Texas A&M University, 2004.
Numerical modeling of ocean circulation, coastal and estuarine dynamics, river plumes and other buoyancy driven flow, geophysical fluid dynamics, biological-physical interactions.
1. Cole, K.L., D.G. MacDonald, G. Kakoulaki and R.D. Hetland (2020), River plume source-front connectivity, Ocean Modelling, 101571.
2. Cole, K.L., and R.D. Hetland (2016), The effects of rotation and river discharge on net mixing in small mouth Kelvin number plumes, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46(5), 1421-1436.