Dr Simon Blott  PhD MRes BSc

Dr Simon blott is a Scientific Consultant at Kenneth Pye Associates Ltd (KPAL). He has considerable experience of project involvement in coastal, estuarine and shallow marine environments throughout the UK and several countries overseas, both for research and consultancy applications. He has authored / co-authored >24 scientific journal articles and book contributions, and numerous consultancy reports. He has expert knowledge of GIS, analysis of topographic and bathymetric data, including LiDAR, aerial photographs, swath bathymetry and beach profile data; interpretation of wave, tide and meteorological data; application to coastal and nearshore morphological change and risk assessment; previous analysis of topographic and metocean data for numerous locations in England, Wales and Northern Ireland; production of publications.


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More than 40 journal articles and book contributions
Google Scholar Citations at 03/06/2024: 8880          h-index  = 26        i10 index = 33