Dr. Hugh Roarty visited the New London, CT this past week to attend the kickoff meeting of the directed studies project of two Coast Guard cadets this spring. Dr. Roarty is working with Dr. Deanna Bergondo, Associate Professor at the United States Coast Guard Academy. Dr. Bergondo is advising cadets Patrick Ellis from Florida and Kiera Harrison from New Jersey. They will examine surface current products from MARACOOS and judge their impact on Coast Guard search and rescue operations. The results of the research will be presented at the undergraduate research symposium on May 3, 2018.
Caption: from left to right Dr. Deanna Bergondo, Cadet Kiera Harrison, Cadet Patrick Ellis and Dr. Hugh Roarty