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Jeffrey D Paduan

Dean
Research

Phone: (831) 656-3350
Education
  • PhD - Oregon State University 1987
    Major: Physical Oceanography
  • BS - University of Michigan 1982
    Major: Engineering Science
NPS Experience
  • 2008 - current: Professor
  • 1997 - 2008: Associate Professor
  • 1991 - 1997: Assistant Professor
Other Experience
  • 2010 - 2018 Adjunct Professor, University of California Santa Cruz
  • 1991 - 1991 Assistant Research Oceanographer, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California
  • 1987 - 1991 Postdoctoral Research Oceanographer, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California
  • 1982 - 1987 Graduate Research Assistant, Physical Oceanography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • 1980 - 1982 Research Assistant, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, Ann Arbor, MI
Research Interests
Ocean surface currents and air-sea interactions using direct measurements from shore-based high frequency (HF) radar systems and satellite-tracked drifting buoys.
Specific interests include diurnal-period coastal currents driven by tides and sea breeze, and coastal ocean model validation.
Teaching Interests
Ocean mesoscale (eddies)
General circulation theory
Descriptive physical oceanography
Ocean remote sensing

Awards

  • 1997 - Editor's Excellence in Reviewing Award, Journal Geophysical Research
  • 1997 - Appointment, AMS Committee on Meteorology and Oceanography of the Coastal Zone
  • 1994 - Teaching Recognition Award, Naval Postgraduate School
  • 1994 - Research Recognition Award, Naval Postgraduate School
  • 1986 - Best Student Paper Award for Oceanography, American Geophysical Union

Boards, Memberships, & Certifications

Professional Memberships
  • Chair, Ocean.US Surface Current Mapping Initiative Steering Committee
  • 1997 - 1998 Member, Committee on Meteorology and Oceanography of the Coastal Zone, American Meteorological Society

Scholarly Work

Publications
  • Conference Proceeding
  • Luqi, L., Boger, D. C., Paduan, J. D., Dell, R. F., Dinolt, G. W., Fouts, D. J., Buettner, R. R., Piombo, J. R., Miller, S. A., Newman, J. H., Kelly, R., Dampier, D., Drummond, J., Berzins, V. A., Hernandez, A. D., Monaco, J., Davis, D. T., Bjørner, N., Lange, D., Smith, B., Durbin, R., Weaver, N., Noble, B., Hayne, S., Akil, A., Runde, S. M., Gallup, S. P., Roof, W., Fitzpatrick, C. R., Balogh, I. L., Emmersen, T., Tortora, P., Comey, J., Bingham, B. S., O'Halloran, B. M., & Wood, B. P, (2019). Proceedings of the 20th Monterey Workshop.
  • Journal Article
  • Reyes Suarez, C. C., Cook, M. S., Gacic, M., Paduan, J. D., Drago, A., & Cardin, V, (2019). Sea surface circulation structures in the Malta-Sicily Channel from remote sensing data. Water, (11).
  • Solabarrieta, L., Frolov, S., Cook, M. S., Paduan, J. D., Rubio, A., GONZÁLEZ, M., Mader, J., & CHARRIA, G, (2016). Skill assessment of HF radar-derived products for Lagrangian simulations in the Bay of Biscay. Journal of Oceanic and Atmospheric Technology, (33), 2585-2597.
  • Paduan, J. D., Cook, M. S., & Tapia, M, (2016). Patterns of upwelling and relaxation around Monterey Bay based on long-term observations of surface currents from high frequency radar. Deep-Sea Research, .
  • Gough, M. K., Reiners, A., Olascoaga, M. J., Haus, B. K., MacMahan, J. H., Paduan, J. D., & Halle, C, (2016). Lagrangian Coherent Structures in a coastal upwelling environment. Continental Shelf Research, (128), 36-50.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Washburn, L, (2013). High-frequency radar observations of ocean surface currents. Annual review of marine science, (5), 115–136.
  • Kim, S. Y., Cornuelle, B. D., Terrill, E. J., Jones, B., Washburn, L., Moline, M. A., Paduan, J. D., Garfield, N., Largier, J. L., Crawford, G., & other, (2013). Poleward propagating subinertial alongshore surface currents off the US West Coast. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 12(118), 6791–6806.
  • Frolov, S., Paduan, J. D., Cook, M. S., & Bellingham, J, (2012). Improved statistical prediction of surface currents based on historic HF-radar observations. Ocean Dynamics, 7(62), 1111–1122.
  • Kim, S. Y., Terrill, E. J., Cornuelle, B. D., Jones, B., Washburn, L., Moline, M. A., Paduan, J. D., Garfield, N., Largier, J. L., Crawford, G., & other, (2011). Mapping the US West Coast surface circulation: A multiyear analysis of high-frequency radar observations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C3(116).
  • Kim, S. Y., Terrill, E. J., Cornuelle, B. D., Jones, B., Washburn, L., Moline, M. A., Paduan, J. D., Garfield, N., Largier, J. L., Crawford, G., & other, (2011). Observations of high-resolution coastal surface circulation on the US West Coast. J. Geophys. Res, (116).
  • Laws, K., Paduan, J. D., & Vesecky, J, (2010). Estimation and assessment of errors related to antenna pattern distortion in CODAR SeaSonde high-frequency radar ocean current measurements. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 6(27), 1029–1043.
  • Ramp, S. R., Davis, R. E., Leonard, N. E., Shulman, I., Chao, Y., Robinson, A., Marsden, J., Lermusiaux, P. F., Fratantoni, D. M., Paduan, J. D., & other, (2009). Preparing to predict: the second autonomous ocean sampling network (AOSN-II) experiment in the Monterey Bay. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 3(56), 68–86.
  • Shulman, I., & Paduan, J. D, (2009). Assimilation of HF radar-derived radials and total currents in the Monterey Bay area. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 3(56), 149–160.
  • Wang, X., Chao, Y., Dong, C., Farrara, J., Li, Z., McWilliams, J. C., Paduan, J. D., & Rosenfeld, L. K, (2009). Modeling tides in Monterey Bay, California. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 3(56), 219–231.
  • Gacic, M., Kovacevic, V., Cosoli, S., Mazzoldi, A., Paduan, J. D., Mancero-Mosquera, I., & Yari, S, (2009). Surface current patterns in front of the Venice Lagoon. Estuarine, coastal and shelf science, 3(82), 485–494.
  • Shadden, S. C., Lekien, F., Paduan, J. D., Chavez, F. P., & Marsden, J. E, (2009). The correlation between surface drifters and coherent structures based on high-frequency radar data in Monterey Bay. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 3(56), 161–172.
  • Coulliette, C., Lekien, F., Paduan, J. D., Haller, G., & Marsden, J. E, (2007). Optimal pollution mitigation in Monterey Bay based on coastal radar data and nonlinear dynamics. Environmental science & technology, 18(41), 6562–6572.
  • Garfield, N., Paduan, J. D., Cook, M. S., Foley, D., Lipphardt, B., & Robinson, D, (2007). Integration of Satellite Imagery with Surface Current Mapping Radar in Near Real Time. Final Report for California Dept. of Fish and Game Office of Oil Spill Prevention and Response. Sacramento, CA. Contract, P0375048, 10.
  • Paduan, J. D., Kim, K. C., Cook, M. S., & Chavez, F. P, (2006). Calibration and validation of direction-finding high-frequency radar ocean surface current observations. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 4(31), 862–875.
  • Kohut, J. T., Glenn, S. M., & Paduan, J. D, (2006). Inner shelf response to tropical storm Floyd. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C9(111).
  • Kohut, J. T., Glenn, S. M., & Paduan, J. D, (2006). The following article is part of the special section Coastal Ocean Observatories, which printed 8 July and 8 December 2004.-C09S91-Inner shelf response to Tropical Storm Floyd (DOI. Journal of Geophysical Research-Part C-Oceans, 9(111).
  • Ramp, S. R., Paduan, J. D., Shulman, I., Kindle, J., Bahr, F. L., & Chavez, F, (2005). Observations of upwelling and relaxation events in the northern Monterey Bay during August 2000. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C7(110).
  • Paduan, J. D., & Shulman, I, (2004). HF radar data assimilation in the Monterey Bay area. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C7(109).
  • Paduan, J. D., Kosro, P. M., & Glenn, S. M, (2004). A national coastal ocean surface current mapping system for the United States. Marine Technology Society Journal, 2(38), 102–108.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Shulman, I, (2004). Special Section: Coastal Ocean Observatories (COCOB)-C07S09-HF radar data assimilation in the Monterey Bay area (DOI 10.1029/2003JC001949) Journal of Geophysical Research-Part C-Oceans, 7(109).
  • Pickett, M. H., & Paduan, J. D, (2003). Ekman transport and pumping in the California Current based on the US Navy’s high-resolution atmospheric model (COAMPS) Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C10(108).
  • Chao, Y., Li, Z., Kindle, J. C., Paduan, J. D., & Chavez, F. P, (2003). A high-resolution surface vector wind product for coastal oceans: Blending satellite scatterometer measurements with regional mesoscale atmospheric model simulations. Geophysical Research Letters, 1(30).
  • Shulman, I., Haddock, S. H., McGillicuddy, Jr, D. J., Paduan, J. D., & Bissett, W. P, (2003). Numerical modeling of bioluminescence distributions in the coastal ocean. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 7(20), 1060–1068.
  • Kindle, J. C., Hodur, R. M., deRada, S., Paduan, J. D., Rosenfeld, L. K., & Chavez, F. Q, (2002). A COAMPSª reanalysis for the Eastern Pacific: Properties of the diurnal sea breeze along the central California coast. Geophysical research letters, 24(29).
  • Kindle, J. C., Hodur, R. M., derada, S., Paduan, J. D., Rosenfeld, L. K., & Chavez, F. Q, (2002). Atmospheric Sciences-56. A COAMPSTM reanalysis for the Eastern Pacific: Properties of the diurnal sea breeze along the central California coast (DOI 10.1029/2002GLO15566) Geophysical Research Letters, 24(29).
  • Gacic, M., Kovacevic, V., Mazzoldi, A., Paduan, J. D., Arena, F., Mosquera, I. M., Gelsi, G., & Arcari, G, (2002). Measuring water exchange between the Venetian Lagoon and the open sea. Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, 20(83), 217–222.
  • Petruncio, E. T., Paduan, J. D., & Rosenfeld, L. K, (2002). Numerical simulations of the internal tide in a submarine canyon. Ocean Modelling, 3(4), 221–248.
  • Brink, K., Beardsley, R., Paduan, J. D., Limeburner, R., Caruso, M., & Sires, J, (2000). A view of the 1993–1994 California Current based on surface drifters, floats, and remotely sensed data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C4(105), 8575–8604.
  • Laws, K. E., Fernandez, D. M., & Paduan, J. D, (2000). Simulation-based evaluations of HF radar ocean current algorithms. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 4(25), 481–491.
  • Fernandez, D. M., Meadows, L. A., Vesecky, J. F., Teague, C. C., Paduan, J. D., & Hansen, P, (2000). Surface current measurements by HF radar in freshwater lakes. IEEE journal of oceanic engineering, 4(25), 458–471.
  • Zhou, M., Paduan, J. D., & Niiler, P. P, (2000). Surface currents in the Canary Basin from drifter observations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C9(105), 21893–21911.
  • Petruncio, E. T., Rosenfeld, L. K., & Paduan, J. D, (1998). Observations of the internal tide in Monterey Canyon. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 10(28), 1873–1903.
  • Kelly, K. A., Beardsley, R. C., Limeburner, R., Brink, K. H., Paduan, J. D., & Chereskin, T. K, (1998). Variability of the near-surface eddy kinetic energy in the California Current based on altimetric, drifter, and moored current data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C6(103), 13067–13083.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Graber, H, (1997). Introduction to high-frequency radar: reality and myth. OCEANOGRAPHY-WASHINGTON DC-OCEANOGRAPHY SOCIETY-, (10), 36–39.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Cook, M. S, (1997). Mapping surface currents in Monterey Bay with CODAR-type HF radar. Oceanography, 2(10), 49–52.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Rosenfeld, L. K, (1996). Remotely sensed surface currents in Monterey Bay from shore-based HF radar (Coastal Ocean Dynamics Application Radar) Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C9(101), 20669–20686.
  • Niiler, P. P., & Paduan, J. D, (1995). Wind-driven motions in the northeast Pacific as measured by Lagrangian drifters. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 11(25), 2819–2830.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Niiler, P. P, (1993). Structure of velocity and temperature in the northeast Pacific as measured with Lagrangian drifters in fall 1987. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 4(23), 585–600.
  • Paduan, J. D., & Niiler, P. P, (1990). A Lagrangian description of motion in northern California coastal transition filaments. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C10(95), 18095–18109.
  • Paduan, J. D., Szoeke, R. A., & Weller, R. A, (1989). Inertial oscillations in the upper ocean during the Mixed Layer Dynamics Experiment (MILDEX) Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C4(94), 4835–4842.
  • Paduan, J. D., Szoeke, R. A., & Richman, J. G, (1988). Balances of heat and momentum at 33.5¡ N, 127¡ W in the upper ocean during the Mixed-Layer Dynamics Experiment. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, C7(93), 8147–8160.
  • Technical Report
  • Boger, D. C., Paduan, J. D., Dell, R. F., Dinolt, G. W., Fouts, D. J., Buettner, R. R., Piombo, J. R., Miller, S. A., Newman, J. H., Kelly, R., & other, (2019). Proceedings of the 20th Monterey Workshop.
  • Jenkins, S., Paduan, J. D., Roberts, P., Schlenk, D., & Weis, J, (2012). Management of brine discharges to coastal waters recommendations of a science advisory panel.
Presentations
  • Demonstration
  • Paduan, J. D. (Author & Presenter), HF Radars in the Basque Coast: Current and Future Applications, "Background of HF Radar in Ocean Sciences," AZTI, Tecnalia, AZTI, Pasaia, Gipuzkoa, SPAIN, Spain. (April 24, 2015).
  • Keynote/Plenary Address
  • Paduan, J. D., Hops Research Council, "Naval Postgraduate School Research Program," Monterey Conference Center, CA, United States. (January 22, 2019).
  • Oral Presentation
  • Paduan, J. D., Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS, "Ocean Observing Systems," NASA, Hyatt Regency, CA, United States. (October 31, 2018).
  • Paduan, J. D.,McKim, B.,& Paduan, Radiowave Oceanography Workshop (ROW 2017), "Relationship between biological variables and surface water origins in Monterey Bay, CA based on water-trajectory analysis.," NOAA, Germany. (September 18, 2017).
  • McKim, B.,Paduan,& Paduan, J. D., Eastern Pacific Ocean Conference (EPOC), "Relationship between biological variables and surface water origins in Monterey Bay, CA based on water-trajectory analysis.," NOAA, Stanford Sierra Camp, CA, United States. (September 17, 2017).
  • Paduan, J. D., CSIRO Marine Science Seminars, "HF Radar Applications in Coastal Oceanography," CSIRO, Australia. (February 2, 2017).
  • Paduan, J. D. (Author & Presenter), Cook, M. S. (Author), & Tapia, M. (Author), Radiowave Oceanography Workshop 2015, "Patterns of Upwelling and Relaxations Around Monterey Bay Based on Long-Term Observations of Surface Currents," Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, MA, United States. (November 5, 2015).
  • Poster
  • Paduan, J. D. (Author), Reyes Suarez, C. C. (Author), Gacic, M. (Author), Cardin, V. (Author), & Cook, M. S., 42nd CIESM Congress, "Estimation of surface circulation in structures in the Malta-Sicily Channel derived from HF-Radar," Portugal. (October 1, 2019).