Marine Physical Laboratory

Research Interests

  • Adaptive digital signal processing and time series analysis with applications to adaptive array processing
  • Time-evolving spatial distribution and statistical characterization of ambient ocean noise
  • Propagation of acoustic energy through the water column and its interaction with the surface and bottom
  • Matched-field processing and full-field inversions for water column and seafloor geoacoustic parameters
  • Acoustic communications
  • Tropospheric electromagnetic wave propagation and environmental parameter inversions
  • Wireless sensor networks
  • Software defined radio


  • B.S., Bucknell University
  • M.S., Duke University
  • Ph.D., Duke University