VAN DORN, WILLIAM
Research Oceanographer, Emeritus
- B.S., Stanford University
- M.S., University of California, Los Angeles-Scripps Institution of Oceanography
- Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles-Scripps Institution of Oceanography
- Tsunamis, in the ocean and on the Moon
- Explosion-generated waves and coastal interaction
- Human endurance, heat production, and cold water physiology
1993. Oceanography and Seamanship, 2nd Edition. Cornell Maritime Press, Centreville, Maryland 440p.
2000. New racing equation for championship performance. Journal of Bio-Mechanical Engineering 122:544-547.
2000. Thermodynamic model for cold water survival. Journal of Bio-Mechanical Engineering 122:541-544.