Journal article

Sediment transport in the presence of large reef bottom roughness

Andrew WM Pomeroy, Ryan J Lowe, Marco Ghisalberti, Curt Storlazzi, Graham Symonds, Dano Roelvink

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans | AMER GEOPHYSICAL UNION | Published : 2017


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by ARC

Funding Acknowledgements

AWP is grateful for the support of a Robert and Maude Gledden Postgraduate Research Award and by The Gowrie Trust Fund (2013, 2014). This project was funded by the Western Australia Marine Science Institute (WAMSI) Dredging Science Node (Theme 2/3), an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (FT110100201), and ARC Discovery Project grant (DP140102026) to RJL, as well as the U.S. Geological Survey's Coastal and Marine Geology Program. The authors thank Michael Cuttler, Sana Dandan, Jim Falter, Jeff Hansen, Malcolm McCulloch, Leonardo Ruiz Montoya, and Gundula Winter for their assistance during the experiment, and Johan Reyns for his assistance in the implementation of the advection-diffusion model. We thank Shawn Harrison at the USGS who conducted an internal review of this manuscript, as well as the two anonymous reviewers who provided constructive feedback that helped us to improve the manuscript. Data sets analyzed in this manuscript are available from