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Gender male
Department Retired
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Retired (
24 Kaneel Crescent Stellenbosch 7600
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24 Kaneel Crescent
Stellenbosch
7600
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel (+27) 21 887 9447
Fax (+27) 86 552 9751
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Degree BSc, MSc, PhD, Dr rer nat
Job type Research , Data Management , Operational Support (technical) , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering
Research Activities Retired. Martin was the manager of the Southern African Data Centre for Oceanography, containing virtually all physical oceanographic data off the coast of southern Africa (south of 10 deg N). Martin was also managing AfrOBIS, the sub-Saharan node of OBIS. Also manager of the extensive data holdings of the CSIR in the marine environment. Consulting experience for oil companies, offshore structures, hindcasting for maritime incidents. Research interest: oceanographic features and application in the Indian and Atlantic oceans, making use of hydrographic measurements, remote sensing (including altimetry), historic data.
Research Region Coast of Southern Africa, 71, South Atlantic
Skills/Expertise Physical oceanography, circulation, wave-current interaction, Agulhas Current, variability, remote sensing

Group(s): AFRIDIR , AFRIDIR , AFRIDIR2 , IODE
Created: 1997-03-24 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Marten GRUNDLINGH