W. Frank Bohlen

Director

 Frank Bohlen is a physical oceanographer and Professor Emeritus in the Department of Marine Sciences at the University of Connecticut. His research interests include the dynamics governing coastal sediment and sediment/contaminant transport and long-term observations of currents and associated weather conditions. Past Commodore of the Off Soundings Club he’s an experienced offshore racer/cruiser having participated in 19 Newport Bermuda Races and five transatlantic sails. He regularly participates in Safety at Sea Seminars discussing weather and ocean currents and the associated effects on passage making.