Commencement Starts 11:30 Saturday

Due to rain in the forecast Saturday morning, the start time of the undergraduate ceremony has been delayed until 11:30 a.m. There will still be one ceremony outside in Biemesderfer Stadium. Gates open at 10 a.m.

Department of Earth Sciences

Ajoy Kumar, Ph.D.

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Ajoy Kumar

Associate Professor of Ocean Sciences and Coastal Studies


Office: Nichols House

  • BS and MS degrees in Physics from the University of Madras, India
  • PhD in Physical Oceangraphy from Old Dominion University, VA

ESCI 104 - The World's Ocean
ESCI 105 - World Ocean Lab
ESCI 261 - Introduction to Oceanography with lab
ESCI 364 - Descriptive Physical Oceanography
ESCI 365 - Dynamical Physical Oceanography
ESCI 366 - Ocean Resources
ESCI 446 - Statistical Meteorology
ESCI 267 - Field Methods in Oceanography
ESCI 384 - Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation
ESCI 485 - Air/Sea Interaction

  •   Coastal Oceanography, Satellite Remote Sensing, air-sea interaction