Lauren Ross

Lauren Ross. Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

308A Boardman Hall
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5711

Phone: 207.581.2088
Fax: 207.581.3888


Ph.D. – Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering,
University of Florida, 2014.

M.S. – Applied Mathematics,
San Diego State University, 2008.

B.S. – Mathematics,
University of North Florida, 2006.


CIE 551 Water Wave Mechanics
CIE 598 Analytical Modeling of Estuaries

Research Interests:

Coastal engineering, estuarine and fjord hydrodynamics, internal waves and tides, analytical and numerical modeling of geophysical flows, marine renewable energy

Selected Publications: 

  1. Ross, L., Arnoldo Valle-Levinson, Iván Pérez-Santos, Fabian J. Tapia, Wolfgang Schneider. Baroclinic annular variability of internal motions in a Patagonian Fjord. Journal of Geophysical Research (2015),
  2. Ross, L., Iván Pérez-Santos, Arnoldo Valle-Levinson, Wolfgang Schneider, Semidiurnal internal tides in a Patagonian Fjord. Progress in Oceanography (2014),