dr.ir. B.W. Borsje (Bas)

Assistant Professor


Sand Wave
Tidal Flat
Coastal Protection
Ecosystem Engineering


Recent Articles
Willemsen, P. W. J. M., Borsje, B. W., Bouma, T. J., van der Wal, D., & Hulscher, S. J. M. H. (2017). Assessing salt marsh stability for flood risk reduction: characterizing salt-marsh mudflat transitions. Abstract from 24th Biennial Conference Coastal Science at the Inflection Point, Providence, RI, United States.
Hulscher, S. J. M. H., Verboven, I., Roos, P. C., & Borsje, B. W. (2017). Dredging offshore sand waves for navigation: A numerical modelling approach. 103-103. Abstract from ECSA Focus Meeting 2017, Shanghai, China.
Borsje, B. W., de Vries, S., Janssen, S., Luijendijk, A. P., & Vuik, V. (2017). Building with nature as coastal protection strategy in the Netherlands. In D. M. Bilkovic, M. M. Mitchell, M. K. La Peyre, & J. D. Toft (Eds.), Living shorelines: The science and management of nature-based coastal protection (pp. 137). New York: CRC Press.
Vuik, V., Suh Heo, H. Y., Zhu, Z., Borsje, B. W., & Jonkman, S. N. (2017). Stem breakage of salt marsh vegetation under wave forcing: A field and model study. Estuarine, coastal and shelf science. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2017.09.028
Roetert, T. J., Raaijmakers, T., & Borsje, B. W. (2017). Cable route optimization for offshore wind farms in morphodynamic areas. In Proceedings of the Twenty-seventh (2017) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (pp. 595-607). San Francisco: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers (ISOPE).
Krewinkel, B. C., Straatsma, L., Dusseljee, D., Borsje, B. W., & Hulscher, S. J. M. H. (2017). Sand wave migration reversal due to severe wind events. 81-81. Abstract from NCK-days 2017, Den Helder, Netherlands.
Best, Ü. S. N., van der Wegen, M., Dijkstra, J., Borsje, B. W., Roelvink, D., & Willemsen, P. W. J. M. (2017). Modelling sea level rise impact on salt marsh/mangrove-mudflat morphodynamics. 36-36. Abstract from NCK-days 2017, Den Helder, Netherlands.

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