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R.W.M.R.J. Ranasinghe (Rosh)

Professor (Part-time)

Expertise

Beach
Climate Change
Coast
Coastal Zones
Sea Level
Rip Current
Sediment Transport
Climate Change

Publications

Recent Articles
Angnuureng, D. B., Almar, R., Senechal, N., Castelle, B., Addo, K. A., Marieu, V., & Ranasinghe, R. (2017). Shoreline resilience to individual storms and storm clusters on a meso-macrotidal barred beach. Geomorphology, 290, 265-276. DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2017.04.007
Angnuureng, D. B., Almar, R., Senechal, N., Castelle, B., Appeaning Addo, K., Marieu, V., & Ranasinghe, R. (2017). Two and three-dimensional shoreline behaviour at a MESO-MACROTIDAL barred beach. Journal of coastal conservation, 21(3), 381-392. DOI: 10.1007/s11852-017-0516-6
Duong, T. M., Ranasinghe, R., Luijendijk, A., Walstra, D-J. R., & Roelvink, D. (2017). Assessing climate change impacts on the stability of small tidal inlets: Part 1 - Data poor environments. Marine geology, 390, 331-346. DOI: 10.1016/j.margeo.2017.05.008
Dastgheib, A., Reyns, J., Thammasittirong, S., Weesakul, S., Thatcher, M., & Ranasinghe, R. W. M. R. J. B. (2017). Variations in the wave climate and sediment transport due to climate change along the coast of Vietnam. Journal of marine science and engineering, 4(4), [86]. DOI: 10.3390/jmse4040086
Ranasinghe, R. W. M. R. J. B., & Callaghan, D. (2017). Assessing storm erosion hazards. In P. Ciavola, & G. Coco (Eds.), Coastal storms: processes and impacts (pp. 241-256). John Wiley and Sons Inc.. DOI: 10.1002/9781118937099.ch12
Pitman, S., Gallop, S. L., Haigh, I. D., Masselink, G., & Ranasinghe, R. W. M. R. J. B. (2016). Wave breaking patterns control rip current flow regimes and surfzone retention. Marine geology, 382, 176-190. DOI: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.10.016
Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J. M., Kuriyama, Y., Mase, H., Ranasinghe, R. W. M. R. J. B., & Reeve, D. E. (2016). Linkages between sediment composition, wave climate and beach profile variability at multiple timescales. Marine geology, 318, 194-208. DOI: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.09.012
Luijendijk, A. P., Ranasinghe, R. W. M. R. J. B., Huisman, B., de Schipper, M. A., Swinkels, C., Walstra, D. J. R., & Stive, M. J. F. (2016). The initial morphological response of the sand engine: a process based modelling study. Coastal engineering, 110, 1-14. DOI: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2016.09.005
Pitman, S., Gallop, S. L., Haigh, I. D., Mahmoodi, S., Masselink, G., & Ranasinghe, R. W. M. R. J. B. (2016). Synthetic imagery for the automated detection of rip currents. Journal of coastal research, SI(75), 912-916. DOI: 10.2112/SI75-183.1

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The Netherlands

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