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Jorge Sarmiento

  • Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
  • Geosciences
Position: PEI Faculty/Associated Faculty
Title(s): George J. Magee Professor of Geoscience and Geological Engineering, Professor of Geosciences. Director, Program in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences.
  • Carbon Mitigation
  • Climate Science and Modeling
  • Earth History
  • Grand Challenges
  • Grand Challenges - Climate & Energy
  • Oceanography
Office: 306A Forrestal Road, Sayre Hall
Phone: 609-258-6585
Jorge Sarmiento

Research Interests

Oceanic cycles of climatically important chemicals such as carbon dioxide; study of ocean circulation using chemical tracers; climate and ecosystem modeling.

PEI Research/Program Affiliations

  • Lead Project PI, Carbon Mitigation Iniative
  • Director Cooperative Institute for Climate Science
  • Grand Challenges Faculty


  • GEO 202 A/B: Oceanography: An Introductions to the World's Oceans
  • AOS/GEO 578: Chemical Oceanography

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