Coastal Engineering/Modelling sea level rise
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- Portal: Portal:Marine_engineering
- School: School:Marine_sciences
- Department: Coastal_Engineering
This Learning Project will introduce students to the concept of hydrodynamic modelling and to the concepts of computer modelling as a visualization tool for understanding. The student(s) will select a computer modelling tool and use it to create a visualization of the impact of sea level rise on an area of coastline they are interested in.
In this learning project we aim to capture a section of coastline in a 3D model, apply hydrodynamic computational methods to that model and produce a visualization of what the impacts of sea level rise would look like.
Various Coastline Modelling tools
Various Computational Hydrodynamic Modelling tools
- OpenTELEMAC  - A 3D hydrodynamics module, TELEMAC-3D, uses the same horizontally unstructured mesh as TELEMAC-2D but solves the Navier-Stokes equations.
- Delft3D  - One of the most comprehensive 1D, 2D and 3D hydrodynamic modelling suites available, Delft3D has become open source.
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