Research Interests: Physical Oceanography, Mesoscale Circulation Dynamics, Strait Dynamics and Outflows from Straits

ResearchGate: https://staffroster.metu.edu.tr/my_staff_roster.php?ssn=MTMyMTg=

Education: 

  • PhD. 1974, University of Florida, USA
  • M.Sc. 1964, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
  • B.Sc. 1963, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

Selected Publications: 

  1. Gregg M. C., Özsoy, E., Latif, M. A., 1999. Quasi-steady exchange flow in the Bosphorus. Geophysical Research Letters 26, 83-86.
  2. Ozsoy, E., Latif, M. A., Besiktepe, Ş., Gaines, A.F., 1995. Fluorescent dye measurements of the mixing and transport of wastewater discharge in the Bosphorus. Water Science and Technology 32, 61-68.
  3. Latif, M. A., Ozsoy, E., Oguz, T., Unluata, U., 1991. Observations of the Mediterranean inflow into the Black Sea. Deep Sea Research 38 (Suppl.2), S711-S723.
  4. Unluata, U., Oguz, T., Latif, M. A., Ozsoy, E., 1990. On the physical oceanography of the Turkish Strait in, The Physical Oceanography of Sea Straits, J. Pratt (ed.), NATO/ASI Series, Dordrecht, Kluwer Academic Publishers
  5. Oguz, T., Ozsoy, E., Latif, M. A., Sur, H.I., Unluata, U., 1990. Modeling of hydraulically controlled exchange flow in the Bosphorus Strait. Journal of Physical Oceanography 20, 945-965.