Energy Research at the University of Washington

Local scientist a global expert on air-sea-ice interaction

Polar oceanographer and climate expert Miles McPhee, 64, may keep a low profile studying data on air, sea and ice interactions at his rural home near Naches, but he's a bit of a celebrity among colleagues in this complicated field of study.

"I think it's fair to say he's the world expert on that," said Jamie Morison, the principal oceanographer at the University of Washington's Polar Science Center in Seattle.

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