CoastLab 2016 Organizers

Short Courses

Under the auspices of:
     A one-day graduate-level short course will be organized on May 10th featuring guest lecturers from Europe, Japan, U.S.A. and Canada. The lectures will focus on recent developments and innovations in modelling of coastal processes and coastal structures. Registration for the courses can be found here.
Lecturer Course Topic
Dr. Tomoya Shibayama
Waseda University
Physical Modeling of Soft Mud Movement under Wave and Current
Dr. Ioan Nistor
University of Ottawa
Designing Infrastructure against Tsunami Impact and Effects
Dr. Marcel van Gent
Recent Developments in Physical Modelling of Coastal Structures
Dr. Dan Cox
Oregon State University
On the Design of Physical Model Experiments for Tsunami Inundation
Dr. Etienne Mansard
NRC/University of Ottawa
Physical modelling techniques in coastal engineering (pertinent to the stability of coastal structures, moored ship response etc.)
Dr. William Kamphuis
Queen’s University
Integrated Coastal Modelling
The short course will take place on Tuesday, May 10, between 9:00 and 5:00 PM – lunch and coffee breaks are included.