Welcome to GFDI!

Founded in 1967, the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute fosters collaborative research in fluid dynamics as it applies to the Earth Sciences, Mathematics, and Astrophysics.


Research at GFDI is conducted by our faculty associates using computing, laboratory, and observational facilities at the institute.

PhD in GFD

GFDI houses an interdisciplinary Ph. D. program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics.   Take classes and engage in research with our faculty associates in multiple departments across the university


GFDI Colloquia

Seminars and Colloquia are held in the Melvin Stern Seminar Room located at GFDI, 018 Keen Building, FSU Main Campus .