UC SPARK - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Professor Roger Nokes

Civil and Natural Resources Engineering



Phone: +64 3 364 2987 ext. 92046

Office: Civil & Natural Resources Engineering E442

Fields of Research

  • Tsunami generation
  • Jets and plumes
  • Gravity currents
  • Mixing in stratified flows

Researcher Summary

Research interests include:
- Turbulent mixing in open channels
- Double-diffusive convection
- Mixing in stratified flows
- Internal gravity waves and intrusive flows
- Geophysical fluid dynamics
- Application of computer technology to experimental methods in fluid dynamics

Subject Area: Disciplines

Affiliations

Prizes and Awards

  • Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand ( 2011 - 2017)

Research/Scholarly/Creative Works

Chapters
  • Fleming JG., Walters RA., Sue LP. and Nokes RI. (2005) Experimental Design for Solid Block and Granular Submarine Landslides: A Unified Approach. In Satake K (Ed.), Tsunamis: Case Studies and Recent Developments: 259-277. Amsterdam: Springer.
  • Hughes G. and Nokes R. (1995) Wave-convection coupling in multi-component convection: an experimental study. In Brandt A; Fernando H (Ed.), Double Diffusive Convection: 49-56. Washington: American Geophysical Union.
Journal Articles
  • Whittaker CN., Nokes RI., Lo HY., Liu PLF. and Davidson MJ. (2017) Physical and numerical modelling of tsunami generation by a moving obstacle at the bottom boundary. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 17(5): 929-958. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10652-017-9526-z.
  • Zhou J., Cenedese C., Williams T., Ball M., Venayagamoorthy K. and Nokes RI. (2017) On the propagation of gravity currents over and through a submerged array of circular cylinders. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 831: 394-417. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2017.604.
  • Qiao JD., Delavan SK., Nokes RI. and Plew DR. (2016) Flow structure and turbulence characteristics downstream of a spanwise suspended linear array. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 16(5): 1021-1041. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10652-016-9465-0.
  • Campagnol J., Radice A., Nokes R., Bulankina V., Lescova A. and Ballio F. (2013) Lagrangian analysis of bed-load sediment motion: database contribution. Journal of Hydraulic Research 51(5): 589-596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00221686.2013.812152.
  • Sue LP., Nokes RI. and Davidson MJ. (2011) Tsunami generation by submarine landslides: Comparison of physical and numerical models. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 11(2): 133-165. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10652-010-9205-9.
  • Taylor D., Delaux S., Stevens C., Nokes R. and Schiel D. (2010) Settlement rates of macroalgal algal propagules: cross-species comparisons in a turbulent environment. Limnology and Oceanography 55(1): 66-76. http://www.aslo.org/lo/toc/vol_55/issue_1/0066.pdf.
  • Wait BR., Nokes R. and Webster-Brown JG. (2009) Freeze-thaw dynamics and the implications for stratification and brine chemistry in meltwater ponds on the McMurdo Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Antarctic Science 21: 243-254. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0954102009001904.
  • Lim K., Ivey GN. and Nokes RI. (2008) The generation of internal waves by tidal flow over continental shelf/slope topography. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 8(5-6): 511-526. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10652-008-9085-4.
  • Maxworthy T. and Nokes RI. (2007) Experiments on gravity currents propagating down slopes. Part 1. The release of a fixed volume of heavy fluid from an enclosed lock into an open channel. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 584: 433-453. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022112007006702.
  • Nikora V., Nokes R., Veale W., Davidson M. and Jirka G. (2007) Large-scale turbulent structure of uniform shallow free-surface flows. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 7(2): 159-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10652-007-9021-z.
  • Smith BW., Chase JG., Shaw GM. and Nokes RI. (2006) Simulating transient ventricular interaction using a minimal cardiovascular system model. Physiological Measurement 27(2): 165-179. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0967-3334/27/2/007.
  • Sue LP., Nokes RI. and Walters RA. (2006) Experimental modelling of tsunami generated by underwater landslides. Science of Tsunami Hazards 24(4): 267-287. http://tsunamisociety.org/244sue.pdf.
  • Chen BF. and Nokes RI. (2005) Time-independent finite difference analysis of fully non-linear and viscous fluid sloshing in a rectangular tank. Journal of Computational Physics 209(1): 47-81.
  • Huang JF., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2005) Two-dimensional and line jets in a weak cross-flow. Journal of Hydraulic Research 43(4): 390-398.
  • Smith BW., Chase JG., Nokes R., Shaw GM. and Wake G. (2004) Minimal Haemodynamic System Model Including Ventricular Interaction and Valve Dynamics. Medical Engineering and Physics 26(2): 131-139.
  • Smith BW., Chase JG., Nokes RI., Shaw GM. and Wake G. (2004) Minimal haemodynamic system model including ventricular interaction and valve dynamics. Medical Engineering and Physics 26(2): 131-139. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.medenghy.2003.10.001.
  • Smith BW., Chase JG., Nokes RI., Shaw GM. and David T. (2003) Velocity profile method for time varying resistance in minimal cardiovascular system models. Physics in Medicine and Biology 48(20): 3375-3387.
  • Nokes R. (2002) Interface Proxy Classes in Object-Oriented User Interface Design: An Extension to the Model-View Architecture. New Zealand Journal of Applied Computing and Information Technology 6(1): 37-44.
  • Huang JF. and Davidson MJ. (2001) Two-dimensional jets in a weak cross-flow.
  • Nokes RI. (1999) Issues in object construction and initialisation. New Zealand Journal of Applied Computing and Information Technology 3(1): 58-67.
  • Stamp AP., Hughes GO., Nokes RI. and Griffiths RW. (1998) The coupling of Waves and Convection. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 372: 231-271.
  • Nokes R. and Hughes G. (1994) Turbulent mixing in uniform channels of irregular cross-section. Journal of Hydraulic Research 32(1): 67-86.
  • Nokes RI. and Hughes GO. (1994) Turbulent mixing in uniform channels of irregular cross-section: Meélange turbulent dans des canaux uniformes avec un profil en travers de forme quelconque. Journal of Hydraulic Research 32(1): 67-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00221686.1994.10512177.
  • Ivey G. and Nokes R. (1989) Mixing due to the breaking of internal waves on sloping boundaries. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 204: 479-500.
  • Martin D. and Nokes R. (1989) A fluid-dynamical study of crystal settling in convecting magmas. Journal of Petrology 30(6): 1471-1500.
  • Martin D. and Nokes R. (1988) Crystal setting in a vigorously convecting magma chamber. Nature 332(April): 534-536.
  • Martin D. and Nokes R. (1988) Crystal settling in a vigorously converting magma chamber. Nature: New biology 332(6164): 534-536.
  • Nokes R. (1988) On the entrainment rate across a density interface. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 188: 185-204.
  • Nokes R. and Wood I. (1988) Vertical and lateral turbulent dispersion: some experimental results. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 187: 373-394.
  • Nokes R. and Wood I. (1987) Turbulent dispersion of a steady discharge of positively or negatively buoyant particles in two dimensions. Journal of Hydraulic Research 25(1): 103-122.
  • NOKES RI. (1987) SEDIMENT TRANSPORT.2. SUSPENDED-LOAD TRANSPORT - DISCUSSION. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering 113(8): 1069-1072.
  • NOKES RI. (1985) IMPROVED NUMERICAL-MODEL FOR SEDIMENTATION - DISCUSSION. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering 111(6): 1026-1027.
  • Nokes R., McNulty A. and Wood I. (1984) Turbulent dispersion from a steady two-dimensional horizontal source. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 149: 147-159.
  • Nokes RI. (1900) Dispersion of buoyant particles in two-dimensional turbulent open channel flow.. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics (85-13 ))
Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2017) Streams 2.06: System Theory and Design. (2.06 ed.). University of Canterbury. 164.
  • Nokes RI. (2017) Streams 2.06: User's Guide: Core Objects. (2.06 ed.). University of Canterbury. 238.
  • Nokes RI. (2017) Streams 2.06: User's Guide: Field Objects. (2.06 ed.). University of Canterbury. 120.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2017) Streams 2.06. University of Canterbury.
Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2016) Streams Version 2.05: System Theory and Design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 156.
  • Nokes RI. (2016) Streams Version 2.05: User's Guide: Core Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 224.
  • Nokes RI. (2016) Streams Version 2.05: User's Guide: Field Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 108.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2016) Streams 2.05.
Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Streams 2.02 System Theory and Design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 152pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Streams 2.02 User's Guide: Field Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 106pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Streams 2.02 User's Guide:Core Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 208pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Streams 2.03 System Theory and Design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 154pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Streams 2.03 User's Guide: Core Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 212pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Streams 2.03 User's Guide: Field Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 108pp.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2014) Streams 2.02.
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2014) Streams 2.03.
Authored Books Software / Code
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2013) Streams 2.01.
Authored Books Software / Code Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2011) Streams 1.07 - System Theory and Design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury Press. 152pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2011) Streams 1.07 - User's Guide: Core Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 198pp.
  • Nokes RI. (2011) Streams 1.07 - User's Guide: Field Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 114pp.
Software / Code Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2010) Streams 1.06 - System Theory and Design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 150.
  • Nokes RI. (2010) Streams 1.06 - User's Guide: Core Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 196.
  • Nokes RI. (2010) Streams 1.06 - User's Guide: Field Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 114.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2010) Streams 1.06.
Authored Books
  • Nokes R. (2009) Streams 1.00 - System Theory and Design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 147pp.
  • Nokes R. (2009) Streams 1.00 - User's Guide: Core Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 184pp.
  • Nokes R. (2009) Streams 1.00 - User's Guide: Field Objects. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 114pp.
Software / Code
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2009) Streams 1.03.
Authored Books
  • Nokes R. (2008) FluidStream 8.00 - System theory and design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 79.
  • Nokes R. (2008) FluidStream 8.00 - User's guide. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 181.
  • Nokes R. (2008) ImageStream 7.00 - System theory and design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 49.
  • Nokes R. (2008) ImageStream 7.00 - User's guide. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 151.
  • Nokes R. (2008) ParticleStream 3.00 - System theory and design. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 51.
  • Nokes R. (2008) ParticleStream 3.00 - User's guide. Christchurch: University of Canterbury. 159.
Software / Code
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2008) FluidStream 8.00.
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2008) ImageStream 7.00.
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2008) ParticleStream 3.00.
Authored Books
  • Nokes R. (2006) FluidStream 6.03 - System Theory and Design. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 88pp.
  • Nokes R. (2006) FluidStream 6.03 - User’s Guide. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 175pp.
  • Nokes R. (2006) ImageStream 5.02 - System Theory and Design. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 88pp.
  • Nokes R. (2006) ImageStream 5.02 - User’s Guide. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 175pp.
Software / Code
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2006) FluidStream 6.03.
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2006) ImageStream 5.02.
Authored Books
  • Nokes R. (2005) FluidStream Version 6.01: System Theory and Design. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 68pp.
  • Nokes R. (2005) FluidStream Version 6.01: User's Guide. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 111pp.
  • Nokes R. (2005) ImageStream Version 5.01: System Theory and Design. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 44pp.
  • Nokes R. (2005) ImageStream Version 5.01: User's Guide. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 71pp.
Software / Code
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2005) FluidStream 6.01.
  • Nokes R. (Ed.) (2005) ImageStream 5.01.
Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2004) Streamline 5.0 - Operational Manual. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2004) Streamline 5.0.
Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2003) Streamline Version 4.0 Operational Manual. Christchurch: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury. 114.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2003) Imagestream Version 3.0.
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2003) Streamline Version 4.0.
Authored Books
  • Nokes RI. (2002) Streamline Version 2.003 - Operation Manual. Christchurch: University of Canterbury.
Software / Code
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2002) Imagestream Version 1.003.
  • Nokes RI. (Ed.) (2002) Streamline Version 2.003 - Particle Tracking Software for Experimental Fluid Dynamics.
Conference Contributions - Published
  • Davidson MJ., Ramakanth A. and Nokes R. (2016) Quantifying Boundary Impingement of Inclined Negatively Buoyant Jets. Ottawa, Canada: International Symposium on Marine Outfall Systems, 10-13 May 2016.
  • Crowe AT., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2012) Maximum height and return point velocities of desalination brine discharges. Launceston, Australia: 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), 3-7 Dec 2012.
  • Whittaker CN., Nokes RI. and Davidson MJ. (2012) Experimental and numerical modelling of landslide-generated tsunamis. Launceston, Australia: 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), 3-7 Dec 2012.
  • Biggs C., Nokes R. and Vennell R. (2010) The dynamics of a steady shallow turbulent jet. Auckland, New Zealand: IAHR-APD 2010 Congress, 21-24 Feb 2010.
  • Crowe A., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2010) Inclined Negatively Buoyant Jets and Seabed Impingement. Langkawi, Malaysia: 6th International Conference on Marine Waster Water Discharges & Coastal Environment (MWWD 2010), 25-29 Oct 2010.
  • Davidson MJ., Oliver CJ. and Nokes RI. (2010) Dilution of Desalination Plumes. Langkawi, Malaysia: 6th International Conference on Marine Waster Water Discharges & Coastal Environment (MWWD 2010), 25-29 Oct 2010.
  • Kashima A., Lee PJ. and Nokes R. (2010) Accuracy of Instantaneous Flow Rate Estimation Using Pressure Measurements. Auckland, New Zealand: 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-9 Dec 2010.
  • Khan S., Melville BW., Nokes R., Shamseldin AY. and Friedrich H. (2010) Numerical investigation of the Reynolds number dependence of the flow within model ponds at different geometric scale ratios. Auckland, New Zealand: IAHR-APD 2010 Congress, 21-24 Feb 2010.
  • Nokes R., Sue L. and Davidson M. (2010) Modelling Tsunami Generated by Submarine Landslides. Auckland, New Zealand: 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-9 Dec 2010.
  • Nokes RI., McBryde JD., Davidson MJ. and Allis MJ. (2010) Modelling the front condition of rigid boundary gravity currents. Athens, Greece: 6th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, 23-25 Jun 2010. In Environmental Hydraulics: 183-188.
  • Plew D., Nokes R., Noering J. and Kenall-Grant M. (2010) The structure of flows in suspended aquaculture canopies. Auckland, New Zealand: IAHR-APD 2010 Congress, 21-24 Feb 2010.
  • Radice A., Nokes R. and Ballio F. (2010) Preliminary results from an application of PTV to bed-load grains. Braunschweig, Germany: River Flow 2010: International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, 8-10 Sep 2010. In Proceedings of River Flow 2010, Volume 2: 1681-1686.
  • Scheepbouwer E., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2010) An Investigation into the Behaviour of a Jet at an Oblique Angle to a Across-flow. Auckland, New Zealand: IAHR-APD 2010 Congress, 21-24 Feb 2010.
  • Scheepbouwer E., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2010) Transitional behaviour of buoyant jets moving along three-dimensional paths. Athens, Greece: 6th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, 23-25 Jun 2010. In Environmental Hydraulics: 129-134.
  • Biggs C., Nokes R. and Vennell R. (2009) Laboratory investigation of an ebb tidal jet. Wellington, New Zealand: Coasts and Ports 2009, 16-18 Sep 2009.
  • Khan S., Melville BW., Shamseldin AY., Rajnish S. and Nokes R. (2009) Effect of Vertical Locations of Inlet and Outlet on Hydraulics of Stormwater Retention Ponds using Numerical Modeling. Vancouver, Canada: 33rd IAHR Congress: Water Engineering for a Sustainable Environment, 9-14 Aug 2009.
  • Oliver CJ., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2007) CFD predictions for inclined hypersaline jets. Tempe, AZ, USA: Fifth International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics (ISEH V), 4-7 Dec 2007.
  • Scheepbouwer E., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2007) Line advected thermals and puffs - revisited1. Tempe, AZ, USA: Fifth International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics (ISEH V), 4-7 Dec 2007.
  • Sue LP., Nokes RI. and Walters RA. (2007) Modelling of Underwater Landslide Induced Tsunami. Melbourne, Australia: Coasts and Ports Conference 2007, 17-20 Jul 2007. In Coasts & Ports 2007: 6pp.
  • Lim K., Ivey G. and Nokes R. (2006) Internal Wave Generation Over the Continental Slope - A Laboratory Experiment. Perth, Australia: 6th International Symposium on Stratified Flows (ISSF2006), 11-14 Dec 2006. In Proceedings Sixth International Symposium on Stratified Flows: 527-532.
  • Maxworthy T. and Nokes RI. (2006) Experiments on Gravity Currents Released From Short, Closed Locks Propagating Down Sloping Open Channels. Perth, Australia: 6th International Symposium on Stratified Flows (ISSF2006), 11-14 Dec 2006. In Proceedings Sixth International Symposium on Stratified Flows: 434-439.
  • Nokes RI., Davidson MJ. and Stepien CA. (2006) A Front Condition for Intrusive Gravity Currents. Perth, Australia: 6th International Symposium on Stratified Flows (ISSF2006), 11-14 Dec 2006. In Proceedings Sixth International Symposium on Stratified Flows: 440-445.
  • Kikkert G., Davidson MJ. and Nokes RI. (2004) Light attenuation data from weakly and strongly advected discharges. Hong Kong: 4th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, 15 Dec 2004. In Environmental Hydraulics: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics and the 14th Congress of Asia and Pacific Division, International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research Vol. 1: 337-342.
  • Plew DR., Nokes RI. and Davidson MJ. (2004) Flow patterns in the wake of model mussel long-lines. Hong Kong: 4th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, 15 Dec 2004.
  • Ballard C., Nokes R. and Davidson M. (2003) Dynamics of Free Surface Gravity Currents in Lock Exchange Flows. Thessaloniki, Greece: XXVII IAHR Congress, 24 Aug 2003. In Theme C 1: 373-380.
  • Smith BW., Chase JG., Shaw GM. and Nokes RI. (2003) A Minimal Cardiovascular System Haemodynamic Model for Rapid Diagnostic Assistance. Melbourne, Australia: 5th IFAC Symposium on Modelling and Control in Biomedical Systems, 21 Aug 2003. In IFAC papers online: 427-432. http://www.cs.usyd.edu.au/~ifactc82/docs/table_of_contents.pdf.
  • Scott DM. and Nokes RI. (1987) COMPUTER ASSISTED FLOW NET ANALYSIS.. 1: 165-177.
Conference Contributions - Other
  • Cenedese C., Nokes RI. and Hyatt J. (2016) Dynamics of lock-release gravity currents over sparse and dense rough bottoms. San Diego, USA: VIIIth International Symposium on Stratified Flows, 29 Aug-1 Sep 2016
  • Nokes RI., Cenedese C. and Hyatt J. (2016) Mixing in a density-driven current flowing over a rough bottom. Perth, Australia: 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-8 Dec 2016
  • Nokes RI., Cenedese C., Ball M. and Williams T. (2016) Gravity current propagation through fields of roughness elements. Perth, Australia: 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-8 Dec 2016
  • Nokes RI., Cenedese C., Ball M. and Williams T. (2016) The front condition got gravity currents propagating over rough boundaries. San Diego, USA: VIIIth International Symposium on Stratified Flows, 29 Aug-1 Sep 2016
  • Whittaker C., Nokes RI. and Davidson M. (2016) Spatial and temporal evolution of landslide-generated waves. Perth, Australia: 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 5-8 Dec 2016
  • Nokes RI. (2014) Environmental fluid dynamics 101 plus some cool stuff. Auckland, New Zealand: Fluids in New Zealand 2014 (FiNZ), 29-31 Jan 2014
  • Dark AL., Bright JC. and Nokes RI. (2013) A single-domain approach for numerical modelling of groundwater - surface water interactions. Palmerston North, New Zealand: New Zealand Hydrological Society and Meteorological Society of New Zealand Joint Conference, 19-22 Nov 2013
  • Dark AL., Bright JC. and Nokes RI. (2013) Numerical modelling of groundwater-surface water interactions using the double-averaged Navier-Stokes equations. Perth, Australia: International Association of Hydrogeologists 40th Annual Congress, 15-20 Sep 2013
  • Qiao J., Delavan SK., Nokes R. and Plew D. (2013) Flow structure and turbulence characteristics around a spanwise suspended porous obstacle through laboratory experiments. Buffalo State College, Buffalo, New York: Association of American Geographers Middle States Division Conference,, 18-19 Oct 2013
  • Delavan SK., Nokes R. and Plew D. (2012) Laboratory experiments on stratified flow through a suspended porous fence. San Diego, CA, USA: American Physical Society: Division of Fluid Dynamics, Annual Meeting, 18-20 Nov 2012
  • Nokes R. (2009) Doing physical oceanography without an ocean. Wellington, New Zealand: 1st Physical Oceanography Workshop, 1-1 Mar 2009
  • Nokes R., McBryde J., Davidson M. and Allis M. (2009) Why do slip and no-slip boundary gravity currents travel at different speeds? Santa Barbara, CA, USA: Modeling of turbidity currents and related gravity currents 2nd Workshop, 1-3 Jun 2009
  • Chen BF., Wu CH. and Nokes RI. (2006) 3D fully non-linear sloshing fluid in tanks. Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands: European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ECCOMAS CFD 2006), 5-8 Sep 2006
  • Smith BW., Chase JG., Nokes RI., Coope ID. and Shaw GM. (2003) Optimisation based identification of cardiovascular system model parameters for patient specific diagnostic assistance. Sydney, Australia: World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering (WC2003), 24 Aug 2003
  • Nokes R. and Hughes G. (1992) Mixing in compound channels. Hobart, Australia: 11th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 14 Dec 1992
  • Nokes R. and Wood I. (1987) Lateral turbulent dispersion in open channel flow. Lausanne, Switzerland: 22nd IAHR Congress - Topics in Fluvial Hydraulics, 31 Aug 1987
Theses / Dissertations
  • Kikkert GA. (2006) Buoyant jets with two and three-dimensional trajectories. Christchurch, New Zealand. University of Canterbury.
Additional Publications
  • Sue LP., Nokes RI. and Walters RA. (2006) Modelling of tsunami generated by underwater landslides.University of Canterbury. Commissioned by Earthquake Commission (EQC) Research Foundation.