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Wieslaw Maslowski
Research Professor
Mail Code: OC/Ma
Department of Oceanography
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Monterey, CA 93943
Phone: 831-656-3162
Email: maslowsk (at)
PhD - University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1994
Physical Oceanography
MS - University of Gdansk, Poland, 1987
Physical Oceanography
  • 2009 - present: Research Professor, Department of Oceanography
  • 2001 - 2009: Research Associate Professor, Department of Oceanography
  • 1995 - 2001: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Oceanography
  • 1999 - 1999: Visiting Assistant Professor, Univ of California Santa Cruz
  • 1994-1995: Postdoctoral Fellow, NOAA Global and Climate Change
  • 1991 - 1994: NASA Global Change Fellow, Univ of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska
  • 1988 - 1988: Research Assistant, Univ of Alaska Fairbanks, Institute of Marine Science
  • Physical and Dynamical Oceanography
  • Polar Oceanography
  • Arctic Climate Change
  • Numerical Modeling
  • Arctic Oceanography and Sea Ice
  • Regional Climate, Ocean and Sea Ice Modeling
  • Ocean General Circulation and Dynamics
  • Air-sea-ice Interactions and Feedbacks
  • Arctic and Global Climate Change
  • Special Act Award, Naval Postgraduate School, 1998
  • NOAA Global and Climate Change Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1994-1995
  • NASA Global Change Graduate Fellowship, 1991-1994
  • Graduate Program in Marine Sciences and Limnology, Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award, 1994
  • NAS/NRC Committee on A National Strategy for Advancing Climate Modeling, 2011-present
  • NAS/NRC Committee on A Science Plan for the North Pacific Research Board, 2003-2005
  • NSF Committee for the Bering Sea Initiative, 2002-2004
  • Arctic Region Supercomputing Center Technology Panel, 2000-2007
  • Arctic Region Supercomputing Center Science Review Panel, 2009-2011
  • Board of Directors of the Arctic Research Consortium of the United States, 1999-2006
  • Numerical Experimentation Group of the Arctic Climate System Study / Climate and Cryosphere Program, 1998-2005
  • Polar Meteorology and Oceanography Committee of the American Meteorological Society, 1998-2001
  • Co-Chairman of the SCICEX 2000 Workshop on Submarine-Based Arctic Science after the Year 2000, Warrenton, VA, 6-8 October, 1998
  • Co-chairman of the Arctic Forum at the Arctic Research Consortium of the United States Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., 2000, 2002, and 2004 member of American Geophysical Union and The Oceanography Society
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS: (View an extended list)
  • chapters in books
  • Maslowski, W., J. Clement Kinney, D. C. Marble, J. Jakacki, (2008): Towards eddy-resolving models of the Arctic Ocean, In: Ocean Modeling in an Eddying Regime, M. W. Hecht and H. Hasumi, eds. Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 177, 350 pp.
  • Maslowski, W., R. Roman, and J. C. Kinney, (2008): Effects of mesoscale eddies on the flow of the Alaskan Stream, J. Geophys. Res., 113, C07036, doi:10.1029/2007JC004341.
  • Maslowski, W., J.L. Clement, J. Jakacki (2007): Towards Prediction of Environmental Change, Computing in Science and Engineering, V. 9, No. 6, pp. 29-34.
  • Maslowski, W., D. Marble, W. Walczowski, U. Schauer, J. L. Clement, and A. J. Semtner (2004), On climatological mass, heat, and salt transports through the Barents Sea and Fram Strait from a pan-Arctic coupled ice-ocean model simulation, J. Geophys. Res., 109, C03032, doi:10.1029/2001JC001039.
  • Maslowski, W., W.H. Lipscomb: High-resolution Simulations of Arctic Sea Ice During 1979-1993, Polar Research, 22, 67-74, 2003.
  • Maslowski, W., W. Walczowski: On the circulation of the Baltic Sea and its connection to the Pan-Arctic region a large scale and high-resolution modeling approach, Boreas Environmental Research, 7, 319-325, 2002.
  • Maslowski, W., D.C. Marble, W. Walczowski, A.J. Semtner: On Large Scale Shifts in the Arctic Ocean and Sea Ice Conditions during 1979-1998, Annals of Glaciol., V. 33, pp. 545-550, 2001.
  • Maslowski, W., B. Newton, P. Schlosser, A.J. Semtner, and D.G. Martinson: Modeling Recent Climate Variability in the Arctic Ocean, Geophys. Res. Lett., V. 27(22), pp. 3743-3746, 2000.
  • Keywords: Arctic Climate Change and Prediction, Ocean Circulation and Dynamics, Sea Ice Variability, Numerical Modeling

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