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Dr. Kerri Whilden
Kerri Whilden
(979) 458-9347
(979) 862-2361

833 Graham Road
College Station, Texas 77845


Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2015

M.S. Ocean Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2009

B.S. Civil Engineering, Lehigh University, 2007

Kerri Whilden

Assistant Research Scientist

Research Interests

  • High Frequency Radar
  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Tidal Inlet and Estuary Dynamics
  • Coastal Oceanography

Selected Publications

  • Truong, M.K., Whilden, K. A., Socolofsky, S. A., Irish, J. L. (2015) "Experimental Study of Wave Dynamics in Coastal Wetlands," Environ Fluid Mech, 15(4), 851-880, doi:10.1007/s10652-014-9384-x.
  • Whilden, K. A., Socolofsky, S. A., Chang, K.-A., Irish, J. L. (2014) "Using Surface Drifter Observations to Measure Tidal Vortices and Relative Diffusion at Aransas Pass, Texas," Environ Fluid Mech, 14(5), 1,147-1,172, doi: 10.1007/s10652-014-9361-4.
  • Bryant, D. B., Whilden, K. A., Socolofsky, S. A., Chang, K.-A. (2012) "Formation of Tidal Starting-Jet Vortices Through Idealized Barotropic Inlets With Finite Length," Environ Fluid Mech, 12(4), 301-319, doi: 10.1007/s10652-012-9237-4.
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