Journal article

The large-scale influence of the Great Barrier Reef matrix on wave attenuation

Shari L Gallop, Ian R Young, Roshanka Ranasinghe, Tom H Durrant, Ivan D Haigh

Coral Reefs | SPRINGER | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank C. Bosserelle for assistance with GMT calculations; P. Cipollini for useful discussions about satellite altimetry; Project 3DGBR (James Cook University) for the bathymetry of the Great Barrier Reef; the altimeter data were derived as part of two projects funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC LP0882422; DP1301002150). R. Ranasinghe's contribution to this research was partly supported by the AXA Research Fund and the Deltares Coastal Maintenance Research Programme 'Beheer & Onderhoud Kust'. This support is gratefully acknowledged.