Vortex street generated by current flowing past an island.

Curriculum Vitae

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Honors and Awards

Professional Societies

Member: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) | Coasts, Oceans, Ports and Rivers Institute (COPRI) | Association of Coastal Engineers (ACE) | Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) | Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) |The Tsunami Society |International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research (IAHR) | American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Research Projects

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Visit my Publications pages for a comprehensive listing.

Scholarly Activities and Contributions

Professional Consulting

I have served as a consultant for D'Appolonia , Surfbreak Engineering Sciences, Inc., Taylor Engineering, and a number of other firms.

Teaching and Courses

Visit my Teaching pages for a description of my teaching activities.

Students Supervised

The Research Group page summarizes my supervising activities.

Peer-Review Activities

I serve as a reviewer for manuscripts and proposals for (among others): Journal of Engineering Mechanics | Journal of Fluid Mechanics | Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering | Coastal Engineering | Ocean Engineering | JGR-Oceans | Journal of Computational Physics | International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids | Pure and Applied Geophysics | U.S. National Science Foundation | Sea Grant