Blair Thornton

Blair Thornton

Associate Professor, University of Southampton


Blair Thornton is an Associate Professor of Oceanic Engineering Science within Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Southampton. He currently holds an EPSRC innovation fellowship to develop passive underwater robotic systems for scalable seabed imaging.

His research interests are in sensing and autonomy in the context of marine science. His research is dedicated to fielding real systems in real environments, and overcoming bottlenecks in the flow of information from data collection to human interpretation.

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