Christy Fandel is a research scientist at the University of New Hampshire's Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping where she is examining methods to improve acoustic survey efficiency in emergency response situations. A recent graduate, her previous research focused on the maintenance mechanisms and flow circulation patterns within large seafloor depressions, known as pockmarks, in Belfast Bay, Maine.
Christy Fandel graduated from the College of Charleston in 2010 with a B.S. in Geology and Environmental Geosciences. She received a Masters of Science in Earth Science - Ocean Mapping from the University of New Hampshire in 2013.