Famous Male Oceanographers

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List of famous male oceanographers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male oceanographers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being oceanographers. There are thousand of males working as oceanographers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic oceanographers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a oceanographer then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Stepan Makarov to Paul Scully-Power.

While this isn't a list of all male oceanographers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male oceanographers?" and "Who are the best male oceanographers?"

Matthew England is a physical oceanographer and climate scientist. England completed a B.Sc. (Honours Class I and University Medal) and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at the University of Sydney, Australia. In 2005 he became a Professor at the University of New South Wales, and was awarded an Australian Research Council Federation Fellowship that same year. England was awarded an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellowship in 2011. He was elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science in 2014 and a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union in 2016. England's work relates to the global-scale ocean circulation and its influence on regional climate, with a focus on climate processes ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 52

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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Stepan Osipovich Makarov (Russian: Степа́н О́сипович Мака́ров; 8 January 1849 [O.S. 27 December 1848] – 13 April [O.S. 31 March] 1904) was a Russian vice-admiral, a highly accomplished and decorated commander of the Imperial Russian Navy, an oceanographer, awarded by the Russian Academy of Sciences, and author of several books. Makarov also designed a small number of ships. The town of Shiritoru on Sakhalin island was renamed Makarov in 1946 in his honor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 55 (1849-1904)

Birthplace: Mykolaiv, Ukraine

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Ian Irvine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Oceanographers
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Ian Irvine (born 1950) is an Australian fantasy and eco-thriller author and marine scientist. To date Irvine has written 27 novels, including fantasy, eco-thrillers and books for children. He has had books published in at least 12 countries and continues to write full-time. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Bathurst, Australia

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