Edward Laine

Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science

On leave of absence for the 2012-13 academic year.

Phone 2077253621
Title Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science Emeritus
Department Earth & Oceanographic Science
Work Location 211 Hatch Science Library
E-Mail edlaine@bowdoin.edu
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Spring 2012

  • Coastal Oceanography (EOS 267)
  • Coastal Oceanography (EOS 267L1)


A.B. (Wesleyan)
Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology / Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Joint Program in Oceanography)

Ed Laine is interested in marine geology and oceanography. In Maine waters topics include submarine groundwater discharge, hypoxia, and the record of Late Wisconsin sea level change. In the deep ocean topics include the record of glacial erosion, radioactive waste disposal, terrigenous sedimentation, contourite drifts, and bottom current processes.

Research Topics

Research and Honors Students

Service Learning