Ryan A. Weatherbee
Master of Science in Teaching (part-time)
2008 to present, University of Maine, Orono, Maine
Remote Sensing / GIS Advanced Diploma
1997 to 1998, College of Geographic Sciences, Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia
Bachelor of Science, Marine Biology, Honours Co-operative Education Program
1992 to 1997, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S.
Satellite Oceanography Data Lab, School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, ME
October 1998 to present
School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, ME
January 2010 to May 2010
Remote Sensing Data Archive Assistant
College of Geographic Sciences (NSCC), Lawrencetown, N.S.
May 1998 to August 1998
Porter Dillon Consulting Limited, Halifax, N.S.
May 1997 to August 1997
Sonar Data Computer Entry & Seabird Surveyor
Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S.
Spring 1997 & Summer 1996
Environmental Assessment Co-op Student
Environmental Services, Public Works and Government Services Canada, Halifax, N.S.
May 1994 to Spring 1997
Peer Reviewed Publications
Thomas, A.C., P.T. Strub, R.A. Weatherbee, and C. James, 2012. Satellite views of Pacific chlorophyll variability: Comparisons to physical variability, local versus nonlocal influences and links to climate indices, Deep Sea Research Part II, In Press.
Thomas, A.C., R. Weatherbee, H. Xue and G. Liu, 2010. Interannual variability of shellfish toxicity in the Gulf of Maine: Time and space patterns and links to environmental variability. Harmful Algae, 9, 458-480, doi:10.1016/j.hal.2010.03.002.
Thomas, A.C., P. Brickley and R. Weatherbee, 2009. Interannual variability in chlorophyll concentrations in the Humboldt and California Current Systems. Progress in Oceanography, 83, 386-392, doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2009.07.020.
Muhlin, J.F., C.R. Engel, R. Stessel, R.A. Weatherbee and S.H. Brawley (2008). The influence of coastal topography, circulation patterns, and rafting in structuring populations of an intertidal alga. Molecular Ecology, 17: 1198-1210.
Thomas, A.C. and R. A. Weatherbee (2006). Satellite-measured temporal variability of the Columbia River plume. Remote Sensing and the Environment, 100: 167-178.
Thomas A.C., D.W. Townsend and R. Weatherbee (2003). Satellite-measured phytoplankton variability in the Gulf of Maine. Continental Shelf Research, 23: 971-989.
Thomas A.C., P. Ted Strub, M.E. Carr and R. Weatherbee (2003). Comparisons of chlorophyll variability between the four major global eastern boundary currents. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 25(7-8): 1443-1447.
Thomas A.C., D. Byrne and R. Weatherbee (2002). Coastal sea surface temperature variability from Landsat infrared data. Remote Sensing and the Environment, 81: 262-272.
Science and Mathematics Education Research into Teaching, June 2010, Orono, ME
Weatherbee, R. & S. Lindsay. Assessment in an Undergraduate Marine Science Program.
American Geophysical Union Ocean Science Meeting, February 2006, Honolulu, HI.
Weatherbee, R., A. Thomas. Oceanographic Linkages to Interannual Shellfish Toxicity in the Gulf of Maine.
Eastern Pacific Oceanography Conference, September, 2004, Vancouver Island, BC.
Weatherbee, R. & A. Thomas. Spatial and temporal variability of the Columbia River plume from 6 years of SeaWiFS data.
New England GIS Conference, May 2002, Boxborough, MA.
Weatherbee, R. & A.C. Thomas. The Satellite Oceanography Laboratory.
American Geophysical Union Ocean Science Meeting, February 2002, Honolulu, HI.
Weatherbee, R., A. Thomas, F. Chai, H. Xue and D. Townsend. Seasonal and Interannual Phytoplankton Variability in the Gulf of Maine.
Proficient With: ENVI, IDL, Matlab, SeaDAS, Terascan, basic HTML, PEARL & C-shell script, Linux, Unix SunOs, DOS, Windows, MAC, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office Suite
Experience With: ArcGIS, AML, C, ERDAS, PCI EASI/PACE
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