Littoral Geosciences and Optics Annual Reports: FY14

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Authors Annual Reports
Mead Allison, Ehab Meselhe Coupled Process Studies and Numerical Simulations of Channel Hydrodynamics and Sand Dynamics in Tide-Dominated River Channels: A Mekong Delta Case Study
Steven P Anderson, John Dugan Characterization of the Riverine Environment through Passive Remote Sensing
Robin Brown, Steve Jeffries, Bryan Wright Conductivity-Temperature-Depth Profiling of the Columbia River Mouth Using Pacific Harbor Seals as Sampling Platforms
David B. Clark, Steve Elgar, Britt Raubenheimer Short-crested Breaking Waves and Vorticity
Molly E. Cummings, Samir A. Ahmed, Heidi M. Dierssen, Alexander Gilerson, William F. Gilly, George W. Kattawar Brad A. Seibel James M. Sullivan Biological Response to the Dynamic Spectral-Polarized Underwater Light Field
Robert A. Dalrymple Modeling Water Waves with Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
Steve Elgar, Britt Raubenheimer Morphological Evolution Near an Inlet
Sergio Fagherazzi, Curtis Woodcock Feedbacks between Vegetation Cover, Hydrodynamics, and Sediment Transport in Tidally Dominated Tropical Deltas: a Remote Sensing Approach
Edith L. Gallagher Predictions of Bedforms in Tidal Inlets and River Mouths
Guy Gelfenbaum, Jamie MacMahan, Ad Reniers, Edwin Elias Field and Numerical Study of the Columbia River Mouth
W. Rockwell Geyer, Peter Traykovski Rivers and Inlets DRI: Plume, Sediment and Bed Dynamics at the Columbia River Bar
Steven Goodbred Jr., Brooke Ackerly, Jonathan Gilligan, Mark Abkowitz, John Ayers, Katharine Donato, David Furbish, George Hornberger, Christopher Small, Michael Steckler, Leonardo Seeber Environmental Stress and Human Migration in a Low-Lying Developing Nation: a Comparison of Co-Evolving Natural and Human Landscapes in the Physically and Culturally Diverse Context of Bangladesh
Hans C. Graber, Brian K. Haus, Roland Romeiser RIVET II: Satellite Remote Sensing and Small Scale Wave Observations of the Columbia River Mouth
Hans C. Graber, Roland Romeiser, Brian K. Haus RIVET Satellite Remote Sensing and Small Scale Wave Process Analysis
Stephen Henderson Hydrodynamics and Morphodynamics of Mangrove Swamps in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam: Washington State University Component
Paul S. Hill, Timothy G. Milligan, Brent A. Law Assessment of a New Method for Estimating Density of Suspended Particles
Paul S. Hill, Emmanuel Boss, Timothy G. Milligan, Brent A. Law Optical Constituents at the Mouth of the Columbia River: Variability and Signature in Remotely Sensed Reflectance
Tian-Jian Hsu, Fengyan Shi Interactions of Waves and River Plume and their Effects on Sediment Transport at River Mouth (RIVET I)
Tian-Jian Hsu A 3D Coupled Euler-Lagrangian Numerical Modeling Framework for Poly-dispersed Sediment Transport Simulations
Tian-Jian Hsu, Fengyan Shi, James Kirby Interactions of Waves, Tidal Currents and Riverine Outflow and their Effects on Sediment Transport (RIVET II)
Tim Janssen, Thomas Herbers Wave-Current Interaction in Coastal Inlets and River Mouths
Sonke Johnsen, Alison Sweeney, Daniel Morse, Dariusz Stramski, Jules Jaffe Dynamic Camouflage in Benthic and Pelagic Cephalopods:An Interdisciplinary Approach to Crypsis Based on Color, Reflection, and Bioluminescence
James M. Kaihatu, Alexandru Sheremet, Jane M. Smith, Hendrik L. Tolman Nonlinear and Dissipation Characteristics of Ocean Surface Waves in Estuarine Environments
Andrew Kennedy Simulation of Wave and Current Processes Using Novel, Phase Resolving Models
James T. Kirby, Fengyan Shi Simulating Surfzone Bubbles
James Lerczak Time-dependent Salinity and Temperature Structure of the Columbia River Salt Wedge and River Plume: Analysis of Conductivity/temperature/depth Profiles from Sensors Attached to Pinnipeds and Diving Waterbirds
Paul Liu, David DeMaster Seasonal Changes in the Mekong River Delta's Distributary Channels and Nearshore Sedimentary Environments
Emanuele Di Lorenzo, Kevin A Haas Data Assimilation and Diagnostics of Inner Shelf Dynamics
Patrick Lynett Development of a "Spot-Application" Tool for Rapid, High-Resolution Simulation of Wave-Driven Nearshore Hydrodynamics
Patrick Lynett Faster than Real-Time Coastal Wave Visualization with a Phase-Resolving Boussinesq-type Model
Jamie MacMahan, Ad Reniers New River Inlet DRI: Observations and Modeling of Flow and Material Exchange
James C. McWilliams Dynamics of Upper-Ocean Submesoscale and Langmuir Turbulence
Arthur J. Miller Data Assimilation and Diagnostics of Inner Shelf Dynamics
Julia Mullarney, Karin Bryan Hydrodynamics and Morphodynamics of Mangrove Swamps in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam: Waikato Component
Jonathan Nelson Laboratory and Field Application of River Depth Estimation Techniques Using Remotely Sensed Data
Charles A. Nittrouer Processes affecting sediment flux and fate through the Mekong delta and continental shelf
Okey Nwogu High-Resolution Modeling of Ocean Wave and Current Fields
Andrea S. Ogston Sediment Trapping Pathways and Mechanisms Through the Mekong Tidal River and Subaqueous Delta
Geno Pawlak Hydrodynamic Controls on Acoustical and Optical Water Properties in Tropical Reefs
D. Benjamin Reeder Acoustical Characterization of the Riverine Environment
Daniel D. Roby, Donald E. Lyons Mapping Physical Characteristics of the Columbia River Mouth Using Transmittered Diving Waterbirds
Dano Roelvink, Ap Van Dongeren, Herman Kernkamp Modeling the Mekong Delta at Three Different Scales
David Sandwell A Factor of 24 Improvement in Marine Gravity and Predicted Bathymetry from CryoSat, Jason-1, and Envisat Radar Altimetry: Arctic and Coastal Regions
Lian Shen Quantifying the Dynamic Ocean Surface Using Underwater Radiometric Measurement
Alexandru Sheremet Nonlinear and Dissipation Characteristics of Ocean Surface Waves in Estuarine Environments
Dan Stilwell Riverine Autonomy
James M. Sullivan, Michael S. Twardowski, George Kattawar Effects of Natural, Undisturbed Particle Fields on Light Transmission and Dispersion in Coastal Waters
James M. Sullivan, Joseph Katz, Percy Donaghay A Submersible Holographic Camera for the Undisturbed Characterization of Optically Relevant Particles in Water (HOLOCAM)
Peter Sullivan, Michael Banner, Russel Morison, William Peirson Turbulence Simulation of Laboratory Wind-Wave Interaction in High Winds and Upscaling to Ocean Conditions
Stefan Talke, Ed Zaron, Chris Chickadel Shallow Turbulence in Rivers and Estuaries
Stefan Talke Improving Estuarine Transport Models using Satellite Measurements
Eric Terrill In-situ and Land-Based Remote Sensing of River Inlets and Their Interaction with Coastal Waters
Eric Terrill In-situ and Land-Based Remote Sensing of River Inlets and Their Interaction with Coastal Waters: Mouth of Columbia River
Peter Traykovski, W. Rockwell Geyer Dynamics of Sandwaves under Combined Wave - Current Forcing and Mine Burial Processes
Arthur Trembanis, Larry Mayer, Jonathan Beaudoin Bedform Parameterization and Object Detection from Sonar Data- Application of Finger Print Algorithms
Arthur Trembanis Completion of Graduate Student Work Funding Request: Bedform Parameterization and Object Detection from Autonomously Gathered Sonar Data- Application of a Finger Print Algorithm System
Jayaram Veeramony, Allison Penko Impact of Changes in Morphology on Extent and Duration of Inundation During Tropical Cyclones
Patricia Wiberg Intercomparison of Suspended Sediment Concentration Derived from Models, Measurements and Hyperspectral Imagery in a System of Shallow, Relatively Pristine Coastal Bays: a Preliminary Study
Dick K.P. Yue, Yuming Liu Quantifying the Dynamic Ocean Surface Using Underwater Radiometric Measurements
Christopher J. Zappa Remote Monitoring of Subsurface Flow Conditions in Rivers

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