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Dustin Carroll

  • Ph.D., Earth Science, University of Oregon (2017)
  • M.S., Marine Science, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, Cal. State Monterey Bay (2009)
  • B.S., Computer Science, Westmont College (2004).

Research Interests
Coastal physical oceanography, freshwater and estuarine systems, ocean-glacier interactions, ocean acidification and carbon cycle.

Professional Experience
  • Caltech Postdoctoral Scholar, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (2017-present).
  • Graduate Teaching Fellow, University of Oregon (2012-2017).
  • Arctic LTER Research Technician, University of Michigan (2011-2012).
  • Software Engineer, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (2009-2011).
  • Research Assistant, Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System (2007-2009).
  • Intern, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (2006).
  • Software Engineer, Scientific Drilling International (2005).
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry, Westmont College (2003-2004).

Selected Awards
  • University of Oregon Research Excellence Award, 2016.
  • AGU Outstanding Student Paper Award, 2013.
  • University of Oregon Johnston Fellowship, 2012.

Selected Publications
  1. Amundson, J.M. and D. Carroll. Effect of topography on subglacial discharge and submarine melting during tidewater glacier retreat. 2017. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, doi:10.1038/s41561-017-0018-z.
  2. Moon, T., Sutherland, D.A., Carroll, D., Felikson, D., Kehrl, L.M., and F. Straneo. Subsurface iceberg melt key to Greenland fjord freshwater budget. 2017. Nature Geoscience, 11, 49-54.
  3. Carroll, D., Sutherland, D.A., Shroyer, E.L., Nash, J.D., Catania, G.A., and L.A. Stearns. 2017. Subglacial discharge-driven renewal of tidewater glacier fjords. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122, 6611-6629.
  4. Jackson, R.H., Shroyer, E.L., Nash, J.D., Sutherland, D.A., Carroll, D., Fried, M.J., Catania G.A., Bartholomaus, T.C., and L.A. Stearns. 2017. Near-glacier surveying of a subglacial discharge plume: implications for plume parameterizations. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, 6886-6894.
  5. Carroll, D., Sutherland, D.A., Hudson, B., Moon T., Catania, G.A., Shroyer, E.L., Nash, J.D., Bartholomaus, T.C., Felikson D., Stearns, L.A., Noel, B.P., and M.R. van den Broeke. 2016. The impact of glacier geometry on meltwater plume structure and submarine melt in Greenland fjords. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(18), 9739-9748.
  6. Breaker, L.C., Loor, H.R., and D. Carroll. 2016. Trends in sea surface temperature o the coast of Ecuador and the major processes that contribute to them. Journal of Marine Systems, 164, 151-164.
  7. Bartholomaus, T.C., Stearns, L.A., Sutherland, D.A., Shroyer, E.L., Nash, J.D., Walker, R., Catania, G., Felikson, D., Carroll, D., Fried, M.J., Noel, B.P., and M.R. van den Broeke. 2016. Contrasts in the response of adjacent fjords and glaciers to ice-sheet surface melt in West Greenland. Annals of Glaciology, 57(73), 25-38.
  8. Carroll, D., Sutherland, D.A., Shroyer, E.L., Nash, J.D., Catania, G.A., and L.A. Stearns. 2015. Modeling turbulent subglacial meltwater plumes: implications for fjord-scale buoyancy-driven circulation. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 45(8), 2169-2185.
  9. Breaker, L.C., Murty, T.S., and D. Carroll. 2013. A frequency domain approach for predicting the signal strength of tsunamis at coastal tide gauges. Journal of Coastal Research, 30(3), 562-574.
  10. Breaker, L.C., Murty T.S., Carroll, D., and W.J Teague. 2011. The response of the Monterey Bay to the Great Tohoku Earthquake of 2011. Science of Tsunami Hazards, 30(3), 153-163.
  11. Cazenave, F., Zook, R., Carroll, D., Flagg, M., and S. Kim. 2011. Development of the ROV SCINI (Submersible Capable of under Ice Navigation and Imaging) and deployment in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Journal of Ocean Technology, 6(3), 39-57.
  12. Breaker, L.C., Murty T.S., Norton J. G., and D. Carroll. 2009. Comparing sea level response at Monterey, California from the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake and the 1964 Great Alaskan Earthquake. Science of Tsunami Hazards, 28(5), 255-271.
  13. Carroll, D., Broadus, R., Hanson, J., Conant, T., and A.M Nishimura. 2005. Study of the phosphorescent triplet state of 2-Indanone: Use of a microcontroller based photon counter and pulse train generator. Journal of Undergraduate Chemistry Research, 1, 85-89.

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