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Section Board for 'Coastal Engineering' (41)

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Prof. Dr. Roshanka Ranasinghe
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Section Editor-in-Chief
1. Department of Water Science and Engineering, IHE Delft, PO Box 3015, 2601 DA Delft, The Netherlands
2. Water Engineering and Management, University of Twente, PO Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Interests: coastal engineering; morphodynamic modelling; coastal erosion; climate change; coastal risk
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Prof. Dr. Gerard Hamill
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Department of Hydraulics & Water Engineering, Queen's University, Belfast, United Kingdom
Interests: Coastal Aquifers; Saline Intrusion; SuDS; CFD; Propeller Induced Scour; River Scour at Bridges; Coastal Engineering
Dr. Achilleas Samaras
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Department of Civil Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Xanthi 67 100, Greece
Interests: coastal engineering; design of harbour/coastal/marine structures; coastal protection methods; wave dynamics and 3D-hydrodynamics in marine/coastal areas; sediment transport; coastal morphodynamics; climate change effects on coastal zones; climate change adaptation; integrated watershed and coastal zone management
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Prof. Dr. Theophanis V. Karambas
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Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: coastal engineering; design of harbour, coastal and marine structures; coastal protection methods; numerical modelling of coastal processes; waves and wave-induced currents; sediment transport; wave–coastal structures interaction; coastal hydro-morphodynamics; climate change effects on coastal zones; climate change adaptation
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Dr. Don Wright
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Southeastern Universities Research Association, 1201 New York Ave. NW, Suite 430Washington, DC 20005, USA
Interests: science of collaboration; marine science; coastal morphodynamics
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Prof. Dr. Donald T. Resio
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College of Computing, Engineering & Construction, University of North Florida, 1 UNF Drive | Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
Interests: coastal and ocean engineering; meteorology; hydrodynamics
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Prof. Dr. Fausto Pedro García Márquez
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Ingenium Research Group, Castilla-La Mancha University, 13001 Ciudad Real, Spain
Interests: artificial intelligence; management science; maintenance; renewable energy
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Prof. Dr. Tom Spencer
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Cambridge Coastal Research Unit, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge, CB2 3EN, UK
Interests: tidal wetland sedimentology and ecology; coral reef and seagrass geomorphology; coastal risk (hazards, exposure and vulnerability); global environmental change and coastal change
Prof. Dr. Paul E. Russell
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School of Biological and Marine Sciences, University of Plymouth,Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Interests: coastal processes; nearshore waves; surf zone dynamics; beach processes; coastal erosion
Prof. Dr. Rodger Tomlinson
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management, Griffith University, Australia
Interests: coastal oceanography; coastal observations; sediment transport; estuaries; nearshore processes; coastal engineering; coastal erosion; climate change; coastal risk; sandy beach storm impacts; beach recovery; sea level variability; climate variability; coastal protection; beach nourishment; coastal management
Dr. Kristen Splinter
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Water Research Laboratory, School of Civil and Environmental, Engineering, UNSW Sydney, Sydney 2052, Australia
Interests: coastal Engineering; sediment transport; shoreline modelling; sandy beach storm impacts; beach recovery; machine learning; remote sensing of coastlines
Prof. Dr. Enzo Pranzini
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Department of Earth Science, University of Florence, 50121 Florence, Italy
Interests: coastal geomorphology; coastal erosion; shore protection
Prof. Dr. Ad J.H.M. Reniers
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Faculteit Civiele Techniek en Geowetenschappen, TU Delft, Delft, Netherlands
Interests: nearshore coastal dynamics; free-surface waves
Prof. Dr. Peter Ruggiero
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College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, 104 CEOAS Administration Building, Corvallis, OR, United States
Interests: coastal geomorphology; coastal hazards; nearshore processes
Dr. Hiroshi Takagi
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School of Environment and Society, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: Community-based coastal protections; Ecological and engineering hybrid solutions against coastal hazards; Green infrastructure; and Ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction (Eco-DRR)
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Besio
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Department of Civil, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Genoa, Via Montallegro 1, 16145, Italy
Interests: coastal engineering; wave modelling; surf zone hydrodynamics; coastal structures; nearshore processes; coastal morphodynamics; sediment transport; mixing processes; ocean wave statistics; wave and wind energy
Dr. Riccardo Briganti
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University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Interests: Coastal Engineering; Sediment Transport; Wave Propagation; Numerical Modelling; Coastal Flooding; Coastal Erosion; Coastal Structures
Prof. Dr. Stéphane Abadie
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SIAME Laboratory E2S-UPPA, Allée du Parc Montaury, 64600 Anglet, France
Interests: CFD wave modelling; wave impact; landslide tsunami; tsunami impact; statistics applied to coastal risk
Dr. Abbas Khayyer
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Applied Mechanics Laboratory, Civil and Earth Resources Engineering Department, Kyoto University, Japan
Interests: Computational Fluid Dynamics; Fluid-Structure Interaction; Particle Methods; Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
Prof. Dr. Athanasios Vafeidis
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Department of Geography, University of Kiel, Ludewig-Meyn-Str. 14, 24098 Kiel, Germany
Interests: Coastal Risks; Sea-Level RiseImpact and Risk assessment
Dr. Jeremy Rohmer
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Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Minières (BRGM), French Geological Survey, Orléans 45060, France
Interests: Coastal risk assessment; Extreme value analysis; Uncertainty quantification
Dr. Mohammad Heidarzadeh
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Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Brunel University London, Kingstone Lane, Uxbridge, UB8 3PH, UK
Interests: Coastal Engineering; Tsunami; Earthquake; Storms; Landslides
Prof. Dr. Marco Trapanese
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Department of Energy, Information and Mathematical models (DEIM), University of Palermo, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: electrical drives; linear machines; magnetic materials; energy harvesting; electrical energy production from sea waves; medical equipment and medical use of nuclear radiation
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Prof. Dr. Patrick Hesp
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College of Science and Engineering, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia
Interests: Aeolian geomorphology; coastal geomorphology; surfzone-beach-dune interactions; coastal dunes
Dr. Goneri Le Cozannet
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Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Minières (BRGM), French Geological Survey, Orléans 45060, France
Interests: sea level variability; climate variability
Prof. Dr. Giorgio Anfuso

Dep. Earth Sciences, Faculty of Marine Sciences, University of Cádiz, Spain.
Interests: coastal geomorphology; coastal short-term evolution; disturbance depth; seasonal evolution; historical changes
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Dr. Alessandro Antonini
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Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands
Interests: wave-structure interaction; coastal and offshore structures; extreme events analysis; probabilistic design; CFD; physical modelling; wave mechanics; structural dynamics; wave energy
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Prof. Dr. Carmine Covelli
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Department of Bioscience and Territory, University of Molise, Via Francesco De Sanctis, 1, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
Interests: castal protection; beach nourishment; sediment quality; sediment transport; sediment reuse; coastal management
Dr. Jean Taylor Ellis
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Department of Geography, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
Interests: aeolian and coastal geomorphology; sediment transport; boundary layer; impact from storms
Prof. Dr. Paulo A. Silva
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CESAM, University of Aveiro, Campus de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: Sediment transport; beach and inlet morphodynamics; coastal monitoring; numerical modeling
Dr. Luca Cavallaro
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Department of Civil and Architecture, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Interests: coastal engineering; ocean engineering; coastal risk; physical modelling; wave energy converters; wave–structure interaction; computational fluid dynamic
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Dr. Matthieu de Schipper
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Department of Hydraulic Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, Stevinweg 1, 2628 CN Delft, The Netherlands
Interests: coastal engineering; nearshore hydrodynamic and morphodynamic processes; coastal erosion; nourishments; coastal observations
Prof. Dr. Robert Nicholls
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University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Interests: sustainability; coastal engineering
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Dr. Keiko Udo
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International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University, 468-1 Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-0845, Japan
Interests: coastal engineering; coastal morphodynamics; sediment transport modelling; coastal risk assessment; climate change adaptation
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Prof. Dr. J.A. (Dano) Roelvink
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1. Department of Water Science and Engineering, IHE Delft, Westvest 7, 2611AX Delft, the Netherlands
2. Marine and Coastal Systems, Deltares, Boussinesqweg 1, 2629 HV Delft, the Netherlands
3. Department of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology, Stevinweg 1, 2628 CN Delft, the Netherlands
Interests: coastal engineering; hydrodynamic and morphodynamic modelling; coastal erosion; climate change; coastal risk
Dr. Rafael J. Bergillos
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Hydraulic Engineering Area, University of Córdoba, Rabanales Campus, Leonardo Da Vinci Building, 14071 Córdoba, Spain
Interests: coastal engineering; coastal morphodynamic; coastal flooding; river deltas; wave energy; coastal management
Prof. Dr. Torsten Schlurmann
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Leibniz Universität Hannover, Ludwig-Franzius-Institute for Hydraulic, Estuarine and Coastal Engineering, Hannover 30167, Germany
Interests: Coastal Engineering; Erosion & Sedimentation; Scour Phenomena and Protection Processes; Risk and Vulnerability Assessment in Coastal Zones; Marine Environmental Impacts; Port Design & Maintenance
Prof. Dr. Georg Umgiesser
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ISMAR-CNR, ISMAR Istituto di Scienze Marine-Arsenale - Tesa 104, Castello 2737/F, 30122 Venezia, Italy
Interests: hydrodynamic modelling; finite elements; water residence time; model integration; modelling lagoons; river-delta-sea systems
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Dr. Yann Balouin
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BRGM, French Geological Survey Occitanie, 1039, rue de Pinville 34000 Montpellier, France
Interests: coastal engineering; nearshore hydrodynamic and morphodynamic processes; coastal erosion; coastal observations; storm impacts, early warning systems; video-derived coastal indicators
Prof. Dr. Chia-Cheng Tsai
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Department of Marine Environmental Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Interests: coastal engineering; ocean engineering; scientific computing; applied mathematics
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Sarti
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Department of Earth Science, University of Pisa, Via Santa Maria 53, 5624 Pisa, Italy
Interests: coastal morphodynamics; sea level changes; source to sink sediment transport; deltas; estuaries; facies analysis
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