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GPO BOX 1538


Emlyn Jones is a marine scientist specialising in data assimilation and operational oceanography. Emlyn has published 40+ papers and reports on topics including the prediction of coastal hydrodynamics and water quality, observing system design and evaluation, rapidly relocatable modelling systems and the use of Bayesian methods to quantify uncertainty in model predictions.

Emlyn is presently the Team Leader of the Coastal Hydrodynamic Modelling Team and is the Marine Environmental Prediction and Informatics Domain leader. He leads a number of projects that are introducing new functionality into the Bluelink Relocatable Ocean and Atmosphere (ROAM) modelling system. Emlyn is a member of the OceanPredict Marine Ecosystems Analysis and Prediction Tast Team (MEAP-TT) and is on the steering committee for CoastPredcit, a UN Decade of the Ocean Program.

Current Roles

  • Team Leader
    Coastal Environmental Modelling Hydrodynamics Team

  • Domain Leader
    Marine Environmental Prediction and Informatics

  • Member
    OceanPredict Marine Ecosystem Analysis and Prediction Task Team (MEAP-TT)

  • Member
    UN Decade of the Ocean: CoastPredict Steering Comittee

Academic Qualifications

  • 2010

    Flinders University

  • 2006

    BSc (1st Hons)
    Flinders University

Professional Experiences

  • 2016-2017

    Senior Research Scientist

  • 2011-2016

    Research Scientist

  • 2008-2011