Session 4 Earth System Science and Interacting Processes in the Coastal Environment: Part I

Wednesday, 13 January 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room 342 ( New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Host: 14th Symposium on the Coastal Environment
Nickitas Georgas, Stevens Institute of Technology, Davidson Laboratory, Hoboken, NJ and Gregory Dusek, NOAA, NOS CO-OPS, Silver Spring, MD

8:30 AM
Evolution of High Fidelity Surge and Wave Models of Southern Louisiana since Hurricane Katrina (2005)
Joannes Westerink, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN; and J. Smith, J. C. Dietrich, and R. A. Luettich
8:45 AM
Sea State Dependent Surface Stress in ADCIRC for Storm Surge Predictions
Jie Gao, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Morehead City, NC; and R. Luettich, B. Reichl, I. Ginis, and T. Asher
9:30 AM
Hindcast Validation of Shallow Water Wave Processes in the Great Lakes using Unstructured Spectral Models
Jian Kuang, IMSG@NOAA/NWS/NCEP, College Park, MD; and A. J. Van der Westhuysen, G. Mann, E. J. Anderson, A. Fujisaki, and J. G. W. Kelly
9:45 AM
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