Dr. Philip Thompson

Thompson, Philip

Associate Professor
Physical Oceanography
Office: MSB 317C
Ph: (808) 956-6574

Research Interests

  • Decadal climate variability and its affect on sea level and distribution of heat in the ocean
  • Historical reconstructions of global mean sea level from tide gauges
  • Statistics of water level extremes and wave-induced inundation
  • Sea level forecasting on timescales of weeks to months
  • Product development to facilitate science-based coastal planning and management