No ocean on earth has more biodiversity than that surrounding the archipelago of the Philippines, which is why after she finished her Ph.D. on lobsters, Marie Antonette Juinio-Meñez couldn’t wait to leave URI and go home.
Since then, as a professor and, from 2013 to 2015, as director of the University of the Philippines’ Marine Science Institute, Juinio-Meñez has had one goal: To help Southeast Asia become an epicenter of…
Rainer LohmannExpertise: Marine Pollutants, Environmental Chemistry Oceanography Professor Lohmann is worried about the chemical pollutants that drift into our waterways and travel around the globe in the world’s oceans, contaminating food webs and sometimes lingering for decades.
Jimmie OxleyDirector of national center of excellence at URI in explosives detection & mitigation, works with FBI, ATF, municipal law enforcement, governments of Israel, United Kingdom
Otto GregoryDirector of the Sensors and Surface Technology partnership and holder of 12 patents, he deveops sensors for monitoring the health of jet engines.
Isaac GinisThe most accurate hurricane forecaster of the last decade, Dr. Ginis developed the first hurricane forecasting model to incorporate the effect of the ocean on hurricane path and intensity.
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