Jan Erik Weber

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Visiting address Blindernveien 31 Kristine Bonnevies hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1022 Blindern 0315 Oslo

Academic Interests

  • Air-sea interaction
  • Buoyancy-driven convection
  • Sea ice formation
  • Topographic wave generation and propagation
  • Turbulent mixing
  • Wind- and wave-induced ocean currents
  • Dynamics of very viscous fluids
  • Elastic film interaction with surface waves

Higher education and employment history

Education

  • 1974: Dr. Philos (Ph.D.) Appl. Math.
  • 1969: Cand. Real. (M.S.) Appl. Math.

Positions held

  • 1979 - present: Professor, Department of Geophysics, University of Oslo
  • 1978 - 1979: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Oslo
  • 1977 - 1978: Senior Scientist, The Norwegian Meteorological Institute
  • 1974 - 1975: Senior Visitor, University of Cambridge, UK
  • 1973 - 1977: University Research Fellow. University of Oslo
  • 1970 - 1973: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics 1970 - 1973
  • 1986 (6 mnd), 1997 (3 mnd): Visiting Professor, University of Cambridge, UK
Tags: Oceanography, Air-sea interaction, Buoyancy-driven convection, Sea ice formation, Topographic wave, Turbulent mixing
Published Dec. 10, 2013 7:55 PM - Last modified Sep. 20, 2021 3:28 PM

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