Dany Dumont,

Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER), Universite de Quebec à Rimouski (UQAR)

Dany Dumont earned his PhD in 2009 in physical oceanography from Institut National de Recherche Scientifique, Centre Eau, Terre et Environnement (INRS-ETE). He spent two years 2009-2010 as a postdoc at the Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC) in Bergen, Norway, developing wave-ice coupled models for the marginal ice zone in support of operational ocean forecasting and started in 2011 as a professor of physical oceanography at Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski, Université du Québec à Rimouski. He has trained more than 25 students, authored 20 scientific papers and book chapters as well as six patents in photonics and telecommunication technologies, and he is principal investigator in a number of research networks including MEOPAR, ArcticNet, Québec-Océan, Notre Golfe and CHONe.

Dany Dumont

Areas of Expertise

  • Physical oceanography; numerical modeling of polar and subpolar environmental processes; wave-ice interactions; oceanography of coastal ice-covered areas; and response of marine ecosystems


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