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Graduation Talks Friday

On Friday the 16th of January two master students, Laura and Reinier will present the results of their MSc. research project. The presentation session starts at 13.30 in room 027. The program is shown below.

13:30 – 14:00 Laura Taal: Vertical suspended sediment concentration profiles in the Surfzone in Egmond aan Zee, the Netherlands

14:00 – 14:30 Reinier Schrijvershof: Bedform morphology under combined wave-current conditions in a nearshore environment

Click on this post to view their abstracts.

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Graduation talk by Pam Hage

Tuesday morning (14 oktober 2014) Pam Hage will present the results of her MSc Research. The title of her presentation is: Video monitoring of meso-scale aeolian activity on a narrow beach. Please come and join her MSc presentation Tuesday at 10:00 in room Zonneveld 027. Click on this post to read her abstract.

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Graduation talk by Florine Gongriep

On the 5th of November Florine Gongriep will present the results of her MSc. thesis. The presentation will be in room 027 and starts at 15:00. For her master thesis she used field observations of dune erosion to validate the XBeach model. Click on this post to read her abstract.

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Graduation talk by Dominic Wessels

On the 28th of October Dominic Wessels will present the results of his MSc. thesis. The presentation will be in room 027 and starts at 12:15. For his master thesis he used the SWASH model to investigate the influence of an intertidal mussel bed on the spatial variation in wave characteristics. Click on this post to view the abstract.

Gerben Ruessink appointed as professor

Dr. Gerben Ruessink has been appointed by the Executive Board of Utrecht University as professor in “Wave-driven Coastal Dynamics” in the Department of Physical Geography. He is appointed with retrospective effect at first of July 2013. Gerben will take over the previous position of Leo van Rijn although the description of the chair has changed; it will also be a fulltime appointment (1.0 fte).

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Graduation Talk Eveline van der Deijl

On the 26th of March Eveline van der Deijl will give her graduation talk. For her master thesis she has investigated the survival chances of mussel patch during autumn. Click here to read her abstract. Her Talk will be in a MSc. thesis symposium which will be held at 13.30 in room Zon 027.

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NCK Days 2013

During the NCK-days several talks and research posters have been presented by the Coastal group. The presented research posters can be found here.