Optical Technician
David English
David English


1981 — Masters-Other, Marine Affairs University of Washington, 1983 B.S., Oceanography University of Washington,


1996-2007 — Research Assistant/Associate University of South Florida, - (Chief Scientist on RV Suncoaster during CoBOP'98, CoBOP'99, and CoBOP2000. Co-Chief Scientist on RV Bellows during KDOM_2005)

1985-1996 — Senior Oceanographer University of Washington

1980-1981 — Marine Technician Northwest Consultant Oceanographers

Selected Publications:

Bio-Optical Properties of the Tidal Alafia River; Comparisons with Bay Anchovy Distribution. David English and Ernst Peebles. Feb.2007

Carder, Kendall, David English,and Chunzi Du."An Autonomous Marine Optical System (AMOS) for monitoring the optical properties of port and harbor waters.."SPIE Defense & Security 2006 Proceedings 6204(2006): 118-127

English, David, and Kendall Carder. "Determining bottom reflectance and water optical properties using unmanned underwater vehicles under clear or cloudy skies."J.Atmos. and Ocean. Tech. 23:2 (2006): 314-324

Meister, G., Abel, P., Carder, K., Chapin, A., Clark, K., Cooper, J., Davis, C., English, D., Others, (2004). The Second SIMBIOS Radiometric Intercomparison (SIMRIC-2), March-November 2002, NASA Tech. Mem. TM-2002-210006, vol. 2. NASA Tech. Mem. TM-2002-210006, vol. 2.

Otis, Daniel, Kendall Carder, David English, James Ivey, and."CDOM transport from the Bahama Banks." Coral Reefs 23:1 (2004): 152-160

Carder, K.L., C. C. Liu, Z. P. Lee, D. C. English, J.Patten, F. R. Chen, J. E. Ivey, and C. O. Davis."Illumination and turbidity effects on observing faceted bottom elements with uniform Lambertian albedos. " Limnology & Oceanography (2002): 346-354

Banse, K, and D. C. English. "Geographical differences in seasonality of CZCS-derived phytoplankton pigment in the Arabian Sea for 1978-1986." Deep-Sea Research II (2000): 1623-1677


Peebles, Ernst, David English, Kendall Carder , and Ralph Kitzmiller. Juvenile bay anchovy distribution relative to optical properties of the estuarine gradient . Clearwater, FL: Tampa Bay Water ,2006.

English, David, K. L. Carder , D. K. Costello, and W. Hou. Optical Oceanography using Unmanned Underwater Vehicles . New Orleans: Oceanology International 2003, 2003.

English, David, K. L. Carder, and D. K. Costello. Use of unmanned underwater vehicles to determine the spatial distribution of reflectance and optical properties . Santa Fe, Nm: Ocean Optics XVI, 2002.

English, D C, K L Carder, M J Perry, M K Talbot, and C S Roesler. The effect of subsurface bubbles in the wakes of large ships on remote sensing reflectance . Santa Fe, Nm: 1999 Ocean Sciences meeting, 1999.

English, D C, R G Steward, D K Costello, and K L Carder. Characterizations and Techniques needed for the use of spectral radiometers to collect plane irradiance measurements . San Diego, Ca: 1998 Ocean Sciences meeting, 1998.