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Tal Ezer

Tal Ezer


Professor
Ocean & Earth Sciences

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  • Expertise

    Oceanography
    Physical Oceanography, climate change, sea level, ocean modeling
  • Research Interests

    Physical oceanography, climate change and sea level rise, numerical modeling of ocean circulation, physical-biological interactions
  • 2018: MIT SOLVE Competition, winning team for Coastal Community Resilience solutions
  • 2017: Distinguished Research Award, College of Sciences
  • 2016: Highly Cited Paper (top 1% of Geosciences), Thomson-Reuters Web of Science
  • 2014: 2013 Editor's Citation for Exellence in Refereeing, American Geophysical Union
  • 2013: Paper on sea level rise was most viewed and most cited of all papers in JGR-Oceans published since 2013, American Geophysical Union/ Wiley Online Publications
  • 2012: “Most Inspiring Professor”, OEAS Department, College of Science
  • 2009: SCHEV Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award, Internal Nominee (not selected)
  • 2007: AGU Outstanding Student Paper Award (co-author with advisee student)
  • 2002: National Ocean Partnership Program (NOPP), Excellence in Partnering Award, NOPP
  • 2001: Distinguished Visiting Professor , Academia Mexicana de Ciencias
  • 1991: Listing: Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • 1987: The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • 1985: Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research Scholarship
  • 1984: The Hebrew University's Gershon Meirbaum Scholarship
  • 1983: The Hebrew University's Shindel Prize
  • 1982: Israel Maritime League Award
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Plag, H. "A Tool to Measure Community Stress and Social Capital to Support Disaster Resilience Planning" $270,000. Federal. January, 2016 - December, 2017
    Ezer, T.; Oey, L.; Wang, J. "Collaborative Research: Modeling sea ice-ocean ecosystem responses to climate changes in the Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort Seas with data assimilation Of RUSALCA measurements" $108,000. Federal. July 1, 2008 - June 30, 2012
    Ezer, T.; Atkinson, L.; Oey, L. "Mid-Atlantic ocean model calculations" $184,000. Other. March 1, 2009 - February 28, 2011
    Ezer, T.; Atkinson, L. "Collaborative Research: Planning Grant: Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Wind Energy" $10,000. Federal. August 1, 2009 - July 31, 2010
    Ezer, T. "Red Sea - Dead Sea conveyance feasibility study" $98,540. Other. June 1, 2008 - May 30, 2010
    Ezer, T. "Numerical modeling of tides and inundation Processes in Cook Inlet (Alaska) in support of Beluga Population & Migration Studies" $54,998. Federal. September 1, 2007 - September 30, 2009
    Ezer, T.; Legg, S. "Collaborative Research, Gravity Current Entrainment Climate Process Team" $20,976. Federal. September 1, 2007 - August 31, 2009
    Ezer, T.; Liu, H. "Integrating remote sensing data and inundation ocean models to map coastal areas and improve flood predictions" $17,000. Old Dominion University. May 15, 2009 - August 28, 2009