Staff Research Associate
Areas of Interest and Expertise
- Website design and data product development
- Wave runup analysis
- Drone imagery processing
Mele Johnson works on a variety of programming and data analysis projects related to oceanographic processes, ranging from website design and development to wave runup analysis and drone imagery processing. Prior to her current position at the Center, Mele worked as a research analyst at the University of Hawaii Sea Level Center, analyzing oceanographic, meteorological, and geodetic datasets to examine the causes and impacts of sea level variability over a range of time and space scales. Mele has BA in Chemistry and Computer Science from Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania.