ProfessorRoger Nokes

Mema o te Kaunihera
On sabbatical until 31.10.2020
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: 15-23.
  • AL-Behadili AJM., Sellier M., Nokes R., Moyers-Gonzalez M. and Geoghegan PH. (2019) Rheometry based on free surface velocity. Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering 27(5): 689-709.
  • Ottenhaus L-M., Li M., Nokes R., Cammock P. and McInnes B. (2019) Use of particle tracking velocimetry in timber material and connection testing. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products 77(2): 195-209.
  • Cenedese C., Nokes R. and Hyatt J. (2018) Lock-exchange gravity currents over rough bottoms. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 18(1): 59-73.
  • 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.

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