Fred is the CeNCOOS Product Developer (reporting to Dave Anderson). He joined MBARI, with a strong background in support of physical oceanography. Fred worked at the Naval Postgraduate School since 1998. There, he as a Research Associate, processing moored and shipboard oceanographic and meteorological data instruments. In addition, Fred earned a Masters Degree in Physical Oceanography from Oregon State University. At MBARI, Fred is creating oceanographic information products for the CeNCOOS program, as well providing engineering and technical support primarily with respect to moorings.
Research programs at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) encompass the entire ocean, from the surface waters to the deep seafloor, and from the coastal zone to the open sea. The need to understand the ocean in all its complexity and variability drives MBARI's research and development efforts.