Consortium for Advanced Research on Transport of Hydrocarbon in the Environment (CARTHE)


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
University of Miami

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI)

Funding Program

GoMRI RFP-I: Consortia Grant

Project Location: Multiple States

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: GOMRI Master Research Agreement
Year Awarded: 2011

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Physical Aspects Research

Targeted Resources

Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Petroleum
Dispersants

Project Description

The Consortium for Advanced Research on Transport of Hydrocarbon in the Environment (CARTHE) offers this proposal to address GRI RFP-I Theme 1: Physical distribution, dispersion, and dilution of petroleum (oil and gas), its constituents, and associated contaminants (e.g., dispersants) under the action of physical oceanographic processes, air-sea interaction, and tropical storms.

Project Contact

Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

Consiglio Nazionale delle Riceche, Delft University of Technology, Deltares, Duke University, Florida International University, Florida State University, Haverford College, Louisiana State University, Naval Postgraduate School, Naval Research Laboratory


Project ID: 219
Project Name: Consortium for Advanced Research on Transport of Hydrocarbon in the Environment (CARTHE)
SourceUID: 134
Latitude: 25.72163144
Longitude: -80.27928063
Country: ITA, NLD, USA
State or Province: AZ, CA, DE, FL, LA, MA, MS, NC, NY, PA, TX, NOR, ITA, NLD
County:
Project Category: Science
Project Action: Physical Aspects Research
Additional Project Action(s):
Additional Project Action(s):
Targeted Resource(s): Human and / or Institutional Capacity
Targeted Resource(s): Petroleum
Targeted Resource(s): Dispersants
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2015
Implementing Organization: University of Miami
Implementing Organization Type: Private
Point of Contact – Name: Tamay M. Akmen
Point of Contact – Phone: tozgokmen@rsmas.miami.edu
Point of Contact – Email: 305-421-4053
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: Consiglio Nazionale delle Riceche, Delft University of Technology, Deltares, Duke University, Florida International University, Florida State University, Haverford College, Louisiana State University, Naval Postgraduate School, Naval Research Laboratory
Link: http://research.gulfresearchinitiative.org/research-awards/projects/?pid=134
Project Comments: www.carthe.org/
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: None
Landowner: None
Landowner Type: None
Purpose: None
Public Access: None
Easement Holder Name : None
Easement Holder Type: None
Secondary Easement Holder 1: None
Secondary Easement Holder 2: None
Duration: None
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 15296000
DWH Funder: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: GoMRI RFP-I: Consortia Grant
DWH Dollar Amount : 15296000
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: GOMRI Master Research Agreement
Award Year: 2011
Award Month: 10
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: CA-PB