Projects in GWK

Coastal protection structures

  • waveSTEPS - Wave run-up and overtopping on a stepped revetment
    Ludwig-Franzius-Insitut, FH Aachen
    Led by: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Torsten Schlurmann, Dr.-Ing. Sven Liebisch
    Team: M.Eng. Talia Schoonees, Dr.-Ing. Nils B. Kerpen
    Year: 2018
    Funding: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschungs (BMBF)
    Duration: 01.08.2016 - 31.07.2019
    © Forschungszentrum Küste
  • Physical Model Erosion Tests on Loam Material under Wave Action
    Led by: Dr.-Ing. Stefan Schimmels
    Team: Matthias Kudella, Stefan Schimmels, Franziska Staudt, Moritz Thom
    Year: 2017
    Duration: 02.01.2017 - 12.04.2017
    © Forschungszentrum Küste
  • Focused wave experiments (HyReS)
    Led by: Dr.-Ing. Stefan Schimmels
    Team: n Dr. Hernán Fernandez
    Year: 2014
    Funding: u HYDRALAB IV
  • WAVESLAM - Wave Slamming Forces on Truss Structures in Shallow Water
    University of Stavanger Norwegian; University of Science and Technology (NTNU); University of Gdansk TU Hamburg; Reinertsen AS; MARINTEK; Det norske Veritas; Statoil; Areva Wind
    Led by: Professor Ove T. Gudmestad, UiS and Associate Professor Øivind A. Arntsen
    Year: 2013
    Funding: HYDRALAB IV - Transnational Access
  • Experimental study on the performance of well-greade rubble material as scour protection - phase III
    Franzius-Institut für Wasserbau, Ästuar- und Küsteningenieurwesen, Forschungszentrum Küste
    Led by: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Torsten Schlurmann
    Team: Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Schendel, Dr.-Ing. Nils Goseberg
    Year: 2012
    Funding: Mibau Baustoffhandel GmbH
  • Large scale measurements of wave loads and mapping of impact pressure distribution at the underside of parapets
    University of Southampton Engineering and the Environment Highfield Southampton
    Led by: Dr. Gerald Müller, Dr. Dimitris Stagonas
    Year: 2012
    Funding: HYDRALAB IV - Transnational Access
  • Impact loads on vertical storm walls by overtopping waves
    Coastal Engineering Laboratory, Ghent University (Belgium); Forschungszentrum Küste (FZK)
    Led by: Prof. Dr. Ir. Julien de Rouck
    Year: 2011
    Funding: Ghent University