Jack Blanton

Emeritus Professor
Skidaway Institute of Oceanography
Savannah, GA 31411
Home: (912) 355-1542
Cell: (912) 308-1930

B. S. Civil Engineering, University of Florida 1962
M. S. Physical Oceanography, Oregon State 1963
Ph. D. Physical Oceanography, Oregon State 1968


Research Interests:

Mixing of water masses by winds and tides in estuaries and on continental shelves. Special
interests include the formation and dissipation of density fronts in these environments and how
they control the exchange of water between ocean and inland waterways such as rivers and lagoons.