Carolyn Ruppel

Department

Gas Hydrates Project/Coastal & Marine Geology

Organization

U.S. Geological Survey

Email
cruppel [at] usgs.gov
Phone
508-457-2339

Address

384 Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole, MA 02543
United States

Science Specialties

gas hydrates, subsea permafrost, methane

Current Research

Subsea permafrost mapping and degradation patterns in US Beaufort Sea; susceptibility of methane gas hydrates onshore, on continental shelves, and on upper continental slopes to dissociation in response to long-term and short-term climate warming; thermokarst thaw bulb evolution and resulting methane dynamics.

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