Altomare, Corrado; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Crespo, Alejandro J.C.; Domínguez, Jose M.; Gómez-Gesteira, Moncho; Rogers, Benedict D. (2012)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThe present paper reports the added-value of using SPH in the fluid-structure interaction occurring in the run-up and overtopping phenomena for a the rubble mound breakwater, where the seaward layer is made of grooved cubic ...
Subramaniam, Suba Periyal; Scheres, Babette; Schilling, Malte; Liebisch, Sven; kerpen, Nils B.; Schlurmann, Torstern; Altomare, Corrado; Schüttrumpf, Holger (2019-07)
Open AccessDue to climatic change and the increased usage of coastal areas, there is an increasing risk of dike failures along the coasts worldwide. Wave run-up plays a key role in the planning and design of a coastal structure. ...
Crespo, Alejandro; Altomare, Corrado; Rogers, Benedict D.; Dominguez, Jose; Gironella Cobos, Xavier (2013)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThe present paper reports the results of the application of the Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) method to model the wave run-up over an armour breakwater. The units that form the outer layer of the structure have ...
Altomare, Corrado; Damiani, Leonardo; Gironella Cobos, Xavier (2011)
Open AccessThe semi-empirical methods are useful tools to understand the wave overtopping phenomena, but uncertainty remains on their applicability. It’s necessary to carry out campaign surveys or laboratory tests to support them. ...
Altomare, Corrado; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Sospedra Iglesias, Joaquim (2013)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThe paper discusses the influence of slope porosity and model scale for a low reflective vertical quay. Physical model tests were carried out in the small and large scale facilities at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, ...