John Wilkin
John Wilkin
Physical oceanography; coastal dynamics; coupled physical/biological modeling

Cook Campus
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
Dept of Marine and Coastal Sciences

Dr. Wilkin’s research interests include:

  • High-resolution coastal ocean modeling for applications related to ocean dynamics and coupled physical/ecosystem/bio-optical processes
  • Real-time ocean forecast system development
  • Applications of satellite radar altimetry in coastal regions
  • Variational methods for assimilating coastal observing system data in models, and observing system design
  • Estuary and coastal ocean carbon and nitrogen cycling