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​​Professors​​ ​
Deborah G​re​aves
Profe​​ssor​ in Oc​ean Engineering

Primary area of work:
Nume​rical modelling of separated flow, waves and wave-structure interaction, wave energy, wind interaction with flexible structures.
EPSRC project​.

​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

deborah.greaves​
Tel: +44 1752 586122
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Andrew Chadwick 
Professor in Coastal Engineering

Primary area of work:
Development of Shoreline Managem​ent Tools and modeling 
systems for t​he Caribbean.

​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

A.Chadwick
Tel: +44 1752 586113​​
Gregorio Iglesias 
Pro​fessor in Coastal Engineering

Primary area of work:
Impacts of marine energy; OWC​ wave energy converters; characterisation of the wave and tidal stream resources; coastal and estuarine hydrodynamics; long waves; coastal structures. 
Atlantic Area Project​​

​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

gregorio.iglesias​
Tel: +44 1752 586131​​
​ ​​​​Associate Professors ​
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Jon Miles ​
Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer)

Primary area of work:
In-situ measurements of sediment transport processes on beaches and in front of coastal defences​.

​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

J.R.Miles​
Tel: +44 1752 584737​​
 
​​Alison Raby
Associate Professor (Reader)​​

Primary area of work:
Wave impacts and overtopping of coastal s​tructures including rock lighthouses; post-tsunami disaster reconnaissance; renewables including marine renewable energy technologies.

​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

alison.raby
Tel: +44 1752 586133​​
 
Dave Simmonds 
Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer)

Primary area of work:
Measurement, analysis and interpretation of coastal processes and coastal engineering data.​

Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

D.Simmonds
Tel: +44 1752 232638​​
​ ​​​​Lecturers ​
 
 
 
​Martin Borthwick ​
Associate Head of School of Marine Science and Engineering

Primary area of work
Associate Head of School of Marine Science and Engineering, School of Marine Science and Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology)

Location:
Reynolds Building

​Email:

M.Borthwick​
Tel: +44 1752 586110​​
 
​Andrew Fox
Lecturer in Civil Engineering

Primary are of work:
Construction Management; Disaster Management; Flood risk management; Philosophy of Engineering.

Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

andrew.fox
Tel: +44 1752 586120
 

        Martyn​ Hann ​

Lecturer in Coastal Engineering

Primary area of work
School of Marine Science and Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology)

Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

martyn.hann​​
Tel: +44 1752 586130​
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Stuart Stripling
COAST Laboratory Scientific Manager

Primary area of work: 
Marine renewable energy technologies, integrated coastal erosion- and flood-risk modelling, coastal processes and coastal engineering optimisation.

Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

stuart.stripling​
Tel: +44 1752 586146​​
Mob: +44 07764290927
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​​​​Research Staf​f​​ ​
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Keri Collins ​
​​Research Fellow

​​​​Primary area of work
COAST laboratory commissioning; hydrodynamics of flexible WECs; human-powered submarines

​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

keri.collins​
Tel: +44 1752 5861


      Zheng Hu 
       Research Fellow


Primary area of work: 
Numerical simulation of interaction under wave and body in potential, laminar and two phase flow.  Application in marine, offshore hydrodynamics and renewable energy devices.
Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

zheng.hu​​
Tel: +44 1752 587886
          Adi Kurniawan ​
Research Fellow

Primary area of work
Research Fellow - School of Marine Science and Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology)
Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

adi.kurniawan​​
Tel: +44 1752 5861
​Tri Mai ​
Research Fellow

Primary area of work
Research Fellow - School of Marine Science and Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology)

​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

tri.mai​​
Tel: +44 1752 586161
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Research Fellow
 
Primary area of work
PRIMaRE Officer, Combined (co-located, hybrid and energy islands) wave and wind energies, oscillating water column, wave energy hydrodynamics, physical and numerical simulation.
Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

carlos.perezcollazo​​
          ​​Edward Ransley ​
Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Primary area of work
Applied marine science and engineering research using open-source CFD software OpenFOAM. Wave and tidal energy devices; wave/current interactions with coastal and ocean structures; and, extreme wave generation mechanisms and kinematics.  Large scale parallelisation of open-source CFD codes and the use of HPC facilities.


​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

edward.ransley​​


  Nan Xie

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Primary area of work
I am a research fellow for the EPSRC funded project “L&R: A Zonal CFD Approach for Fully Nonlinear Simulations of Two Vessels in Launch and Recovery Operation”, mainly for execution of model experiments at the COAST laboratory.

​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

nan.xie

Tel: +44 1752 586136

​​​ PhD Students

​Javier Abanades
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

javier.abanadestercero​​

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James Allen

PhD student
Primary area of work
WAVEIMPACT – To characterise the interaction of a wave farm and the wave field using laboratory tests of a model wave farm.

Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

james.allen​​
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​Davide Banfi​
PhD student
Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering
Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

davide.banfi​​
​Scott Brown​
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering
​​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

scott.brown​​


Rebecca Francis
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering
​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

rebecca.francis​​
​​Jessica Guichard​
PhD student

Primary area of work
Experimental and numerical study of combined loads of wind and wave on floating offshore wind turbines.
​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

jessica.guichard​​

       ​Ben Howey

PhD student

Primary area of work
Investigating the implications of shared mooring systems in floating OWC arrays.
​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

ben.howey​​
​Robert Jane​
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

robert.jane​​
​Kieran Monk ​
PhD student

Primary area of work
Far-field wave energy shadowing from offshore wave energy converting arrays. Air flow control strategies for the Pico OWC

​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

kieran.monk​​


​​Pierre-Henri Musiedlak​
PhD student

Primary area of work
Numerical Modelling of extreme hydrodynamics loads – A better understanding of loads to find materials and mechanical design requirements
​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

pierre-henri.musiedlak​​




​          Natalia Perez del Postigo​

PhD student

Primary area of work
Tsunami generation and propagation mechanisms

​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

natalia.perezdelpostigoprieto
​​John W Phillips
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

john.w.phillips​​
​Tracy Somerville​
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

tracy.somerville​​

       Teng Tan-Loh

PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD Student - School of Marine Science and Engineering
​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

teng.tanloh​​
​Thomas Vyzikas ​
PhD student

Primary area of work
PhD student - School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

thomas.vyzikas​​
​​​​Technical Staf​f​​ ​
Peter Ar​ber ​
Technical staf​f

Primary area of work
School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

peter.arber​​
​Andrew Oxenham​
Senior Technician

Primary area of work
School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

andrew.oxenham​​​
Alastair Reynolds
Technical staf​f

Primary area of work
School of Marine Science and Engineering

​​​​​Location:
Marine Building

​Email:

alastair.m.reynolds​​​
 
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