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Andrea Gomez

Andrea Gomez

Cohort I, PhD

Ph.D. Candidate, CCNY
Ph: (212) 650-8218


The City College of New York
Marshak Science Building, Rm. 923
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

Cohort 1
Theme 1: Coastal Resilience
Project 2: Theoretical modeling; biological analysis, remote sensing data and assessment
Task: Development of in-situ and satellite-based environmental datasets for assessing resilience to disturbance in tropical coral reefs

Advisor: Kyle McDonald
NOAA Mentors: James Hendee, Karsin Shein & Mark Eakin
Expected Graduation: May 2019
Degree: Earth and Environmental Sciences

Research Title: Evaluating coral bleaching in southern Florida and Puerto Rico by comparing in situ and satellite based sea water temperatures and light levels

CREST Consortium

CREST is led by The City University of New York and brings together Hampton University, VA; University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, PR; San Diego State University, CA; University of Maryland Baltimore County, MD; University of Texas at El Paso, TX.