Joaquin Trinanes, PhD

Job Title
Gulf of Mexico / Caribbean and Atlantic OceanWatch Operations Manager
NOAA's Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory
Node - Gulf of Mexico / Caribbean / Atlantic OceanWatch
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Dr. Joaquin Trinanes is the Operations Manager for the NOAA/CoastWatch Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico Node, and for Atlantic OceanWatch. The Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (NOAA/AOML) in Miami hosts both nodes. Dr. Trinanes is Associate Professor at the University Santiago de Compostela. He received his PhD in Physics on the development of a global Fisheries Information System using satellite data. His research interests are focused on remote sensing, oceanography, and scalable data management and analysis.