Database of Heliophysics Hosts

Project Description

U.S. Geological Survey

Contact Info

U.S. Geological Survey
Florida Integrated Science Center
600 4th Street South
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Dale W Griffin

Phone: (727) 803-8747
Fax: 727-803-2031
Email: www.dgriffin@usgs.gov
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Research Interests

Desert dust fertilization of surface waters. Atmospheric transport of microorganisms in clouds of desert dust. Modeling of microbial, nutrient, and pollutants associated with desert dust clouds

Candidates' Preferred Background

Coastal pollution (source tracking using microorganisms associated with humans)studies. The global dispersion of microorganisms, nutrients, and pollutants in clouds of desert dust and how this impacts human and ecosystem health.