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  • Characteristics and dynamics of crescentic bar events in an open, tideless beach 

    Swart, Rinse Leendert de; Ribas Prats, Francesca; Ruessink, Gerben; Simarro, Gonzalo; Guillén Aranda, Jorge (2017)
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    Crescentic bar events at Castelldefels beach (NW Mediterranean) have been characterised using a 4.25 years dataset (October 2010-December 2014) of time-exposure video images. Crescentic bars are observed during 41% of ...
  • Long-term and large-scale modeling of mega-nourishments 

    Arriaga García, Jaime Alonso; Rutten, Jantien; Ribas Prats, Francesca; Ruessink, Gerben; Falqués Serra, Albert (2016)
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    The Sand Engine, ZM (Zandmotor), is a hook-shaped mega-nourishment (21.5 millions m³) located on the Dutch coast with an alongshore length of 2.4 km and an offshore extension of 1 km. The mega-nourishment project ...
  • Modeling the long-term diffusion and feeding capability of a mega-nourishment 

    Arriaga García, Jaime Alonso; Rutten, Jantien; Ribas Prats, Francesca; Falqués Serra, Albert; Ruessink, Gerben (2017-03-01)
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    A morphodynamic model based on the wave-driven alongshore sediment transport, including cross-shore transport in a simplified way and neglecting tides, is presented and applied to the Zandniotor mega-nourishment on the ...
  • Modelling of mega-nourishments 

    Arriaga García, Jaime Alonso; Rutten, Jantien; Ribas Prats, Francesca; Ruessink, Gerben; Falqués Serra, Albert (2016)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The Sand Engine is a hook-shaped mega-nourishment (21.5 Mm³) located in the Dutch coast with an alongshore length of 2.4 km and an offshore extension of 1 km. The mega-nourishment project was initiated as a coastal ...
  • Observations and modeling of surf zone transverse finger bars at the Gold Coast, Australia 

    Ribas Prats, Francesca; ten Doeschate, Anneke; Swart, Huib E. de; Ruessink, Gerben; Calvete Manrique, Daniel (2014-08-01)
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    The occurrence and characteristics of transverse finger bars at Surfers Paradise (Gold Coast, Australia) have been quantified with 4 years of time-exposure video images. These bars are attached to the inner terrace and ...
  • The potential risk induced by climate change in the context of mega-nourishments 

    Arriaga García, Jaime Alonso; Rutten, Jantien; Ribas Prats, Francesca; Ruessink, Gerben; Falqués Serra, Albert (2016)
    Conference report
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