Wilbert Weijer

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Staff Scientist
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Dr. Wilbert Weijer is Physical Oceanographer and Climate Scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). He has a PhD (2000) in Physical Oceanography from Utrecht University and was a postdoc at the Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research Utrecht (IMAU), and at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. His research interests span a wide range of topics, but generally concern the dynamics of the large-scale ocean circulation, and the ocean's role in the climate system. He is currently lead-PI of the HiLAT Science Focus Area, a DOE-funded research program that addresses high-latitude Earth system change from an interdisciplinary perspective.