EOAS Postdoc Laura Haynes

Searching for Climate Change Clues Under the Ocean Floor

01/16/2020

Postdoc Laura Haynes cruises the world searching for core samples By Craig Winston It’s hard to pinpoint where you might find Laura Haynes, an EOAS post-doctoral fellow, for an interview. During a telephone chat she sounded far away. She explained why in a subsequent email. “I was...

LED Lighting in Greenhouses Helps But Standards are Needed

01/08/2020

Rutgers research reveals information gaps on LED lighting for indoor crops While LED lighting can enhance plant growth in greenhouses, standards are needed to determine the optimal intensity and colors of light, according to Rutgers research that could help improve the energy efficiency of...

A Postdoc’s Quest to Solve a Climate Mystery

01/07/2020

Kyle Mattingly studies a cause for the melting of the all-important Greenland Ice Sheet  By Craig Winston It was late afternoon on Jan. 3, 2000, when an F3-tornado, with wind speeds of about 180 mph, struck Owensboro, Kentucky, a city of about 57,000, leaving hundreds homeless....

David Robinson

Rising Temperature

12/18/2019

U.N. Climate Change Conference brought no breakthroughs, just concerns By Craig Winston Citing rising temperatures, shrinking ice caps, and excessive greenhouse gases, international leaders in the fight against climate change spoke both defiantly and dispiritedly at a conference in Madrid about...

Climate Change is Reshaping Communities of Ocean Organisms

11/25/2019

Warm-water species are rapidly increasing and cold-water species are decreasing Climate change is reshaping communities of fish and other sea life, according to a pioneering study on how ocean warming is affecting the mix of species. The study, published in the journal Nature Climate Change,...

Meet new EOAS Faculty Member, Andrea Marston, Ph.D.

11/17/2019

Andrea Marston joins the faculty of the Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS) and Rutgers Geography as an Assistant Professor following the completion of her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. She has a BA from Duke University and an MA in Geography from the...

Josh Kohut Named Fellow of Marine Technology Society

11/03/2019

Josh Kohut, professor in the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, was named a Fellow of the Marine Technology Society (MTS). He was recognized for fundamental contributions in the development of novel technologies that allow for the sampling of marine systems.  Kohut has been at the...