Professor, Ph.D., University of Rhode Island, 1975

Dr. Weisberg is an experimental physical oceanographer engaged in ocean circulation and ocean-atmosphere interaction studies in the tropics, on continental shelves, and in estuaries. As director of the USF Ocean Circulation Group ( and co-director of the USF Coastal Ocean Modeling and Prediction System ( his research presently emphasizes in-situ measurements, analyses, and models of the West Florida Shelf circulation and the interactions between the shelf and the estuaries.

Contact Information:

Dr. Robert H. Weisberg
University of South Florida
College of Marine Science
140 7th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701
(727) 553-1568

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Online Publications

West Florida shelf response to local wind forcing: April 1998  
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West Florida Shelf Hurricane Surge Simulation  
(Power Point Presentation 7,499KB)