Mr Mariano received his Bachelor of Science degrees in mathematics and marine science from Stockton State College, and a PhD in physical oceanography from the U. of Rhode Island.
Currently the Professor of Physical Oceanography in the Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science.
Arthur was a post-doc and on the research faculty at Harvard. His research includes ocean currents Research website, Lagrangian dynamics and prediction, ocean modeling, statistical data analysis and assimilation, remote sensing, ocean heat dynamics, and tagging large pelagic fish. He is a member of the NASA Sea Surface Temperature Science Team, SE FL Coral Reef Initiative Technical Advisory Committee, co-PI of the Consortium for the Advanced Research into the Transport of Hydrocarbons in the Environment (CARTHE), and the co-founder of the Lagrangian Analysis and Prediction of Coastal and Ocean Dynamics group. Visit website