Roger Nokes

ProfessorRoger Nokes

Mema o te Kaunihera
Civil & Natural Resources Engineering E442
Internal Phone: 92046

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

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

Recent Publications

  • Al-Behadili AJM., Sellier M., Hewett J., Nokes R. and Moyers-Gonzalez M. (2019) Identification of Ellis rheological law from free surface velocity. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 263: 14-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnnfm.2018.10.010.
  • AL-Behadili AJM., Sellier M., Nokes R., Moyers-Gonzalez M. and Geoghegan PH. (2018) Rheometry based on free surface velocity. Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17415977.2018.1509965.
  • Cenedese C., Nokes R. and Hyatt J. (2018) Lock-exchange gravity currents over rough bottoms. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 18(1): 59-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10652-016-9501-0.
  • 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.

Streams Software

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/engineering/schools/cnre/software/streams/

 

Professor Roger Nokes was elected by academic staff and is a member of the Finance, Planning and Resources Committee.