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Kate Hedstrom

Research Staff

Physical Oceanography
College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
122 O'Neill - 905 Koyukuk Dr.
P.O. Box 757220
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7220
(907) 450-8678
(907) 474-7204
Biography
Research Overview : Sea-ice and ocean models, grid generation, model test problems, parallel programming, and code portability.
Publications
Petrik, C.M., Duffy-Anderson, J.T., Mueter, F., Hedstrom, K., and Curchitser, E.N. P. Biophysical transport model suggests climate variability determines distribution of walleye pollock early life stages in the Eastern Bering Sea through effects on spawning. Ed. (In Press). Progress in Oceanography,

Fiechter, J., D. D. Huff, B. T. Martin, D. W. Jackson, C. A. Edwards, K. A. Rose, E. N. Curchitser, K. S. Hedstrom, S. T. Lindley, and B. K. Wells . 2015. Environmental conditions impacting juvenile Chinook salmon growth off central California: An ecosystem model analysis Geophys. Res. Lett.. 42 doi: doi:10.1002/2015GL063046.

Justin Small, Enrique Curchitser, Katherine Hedstrom, Brian Kauffman, William Large. 2015. The Benguela upwelling system: quantifying the sensitivity to resolution and coastal wind representation in a global climate model Journal of Climate. Submitted

Rose, K.A., Fiechter, J., Curchitser, E.N., Hedstrom, K., Bernal, M., Creekmore, S., Haynie, A., Ito, S., Lluch-Cota, S., Megrey, B.A., Edwards, C.A., Checkley, D., Koslow, T., McClatchie, S., Werner, F., MacCall, A. and Agostini, V.. 2015. Demonstration of a fully-coupled end-to-end model for small pelagic fish using sardine and anchovy in the California Current Progress in Oceanography. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2015.01.012

Danielson, S.L., T. W. Weingartner, K. Hedstrom, K. Aagaard, R. Woodgate, E. Curchitser, and P. Stabeno. 2014. Coupled wind-forced controls of the Bering–Chukchi shelf circulation and the Bering Strait through- flow: Ekman transport, continental shelf waves, and variations of the Pacific–Arctic sea surface height gradient. Prog. Oceanogr. :http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.pocean.2014.04.006.

Danielson, S., E. Curchitser, K. Hedstrom, T. Weingartner, and P. Stabeno. 2011. On ocean and sea ice modes of variability in the Bering Sea. J. Geophys. Res. 116(C12034) doi: 10.1029/2011JC007389

Curchitser, E.N, K. Hedstrom, S. Danielson and T. J. Weingartner . 2010. OCS Study BOEMRE . Modeling of Circulation in the North Aleutian Basin. Department of Interior. :2010-028.

Specialties
  • Oceanographic Specialist
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