Ulanski, Stan



Linda Bell

Stan Ulanski is a professor of geology and environmental science at James Madison University in Virginia. After receiving his doctorate from the University of Virginia, he embarked upon his professional career as a research scientist at Battelle Laboratories in Washington. In addition to his interest in ocean currents, such as the Gulf Stream, Ulanski pursues an active research agenda, studying the mechanism of Saharan dust transport across the Atlantic Ocean. He is also the author of The Science of Fly-Fishing, published by the University of Virginia Press.

On Rorotoko:

On his book The Gulf Stream: Tiny Plankton, Giant Bluefin, and the Amazing Story of the Powerful River in the Atlantic
(Our Cover Feature of April 07, 2009)