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Meet Knut Aagaard

Knut Aagaard

Knut Aagaard
Principal Oceanographer, University of Washington Polar Science Center

Dr. Aagaard investigates high-latitude oceanic processes and their role in climate. He uses data from the long-term bottom-mounted mooring to study the oceanography of the Arctic Ocean.