Dr Robert Dorrell

Dr Robert Dorrell

University Research Fellow

Faculty and Department

  • Institutes
  • Energy and Environmental Institute

Recent outputs

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Journal Article

The coupled dynamics of internal waves and hairpin vortices in stratified plane Poiseuille flow

Lloyd, C., Dorrell, R., & Caulfield, C. (2022). The coupled dynamics of internal waves and hairpin vortices in stratified plane Poiseuille flow. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 934, https://doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2021.1007

The effect of Schmidt number on gravity current flows: The formation of large-scale three-dimensional structures

Marshall, C. R., Dorrell, R. M., Dutta, S., Keevil, G. M., Peakall, J., & Tobias, S. M. (2021). The effect of Schmidt number on gravity current flows: The formation of large-scale three-dimensional structures. Physics of Fluids, 33(10), https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0064386

Equilibrium sediment transport by dilute turbidity currents: Comparison of competence-based and capacity-based models

Amy, L., & Dorrell, R. (in press). Equilibrium sediment transport by dilute turbidity currents: Comparison of competence-based and capacity-based models. Sedimentology, https://doi.org/10.1111/sed.12921

Observations of large-scale coherent structures in gravity currents: implications for flow dynamics

Marshall, C. R., Dorrell, R. M., Keevil, G. M., Peakall, J., & Tobias, S. M. (2021). Observations of large-scale coherent structures in gravity currents: implications for flow dynamics. Experiments in Fluids, 62(6), https://doi.org/10.1007/s00348-021-03217-4

Hydrodynamic efficiency in sharks: the combined role of riblets and denticles

Lloyd, C. J., Peakall, J., Burns, A., Keevil, G., Dorrell, R. M., Wignall, P., & Fletcher, T. (2021). Hydrodynamic efficiency in sharks: the combined role of riblets and denticles. Bioinspiration&biomimetics, 16(4), https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-3190/abf3b1

Project

Funder

Grant

Started

Status

Project

The, statistically-Unsteady, Next Generation Sediment Transport model for ENvironmental flows

Funder

NERC Natural Environment Research Council

Grant

£587,886.00

Started

1 January 2020

Status

Ongoing

Project

Future of Advanced Metrology for Environmental fluid dynamics

Funder

NERC Natural Environment Research Council

Grant

£714,051.00

Started

1 February 2021

Status

Ongoing

Project

Carbon Trust TLM

Funder

JDR Cable Systems Ltd

Grant

£3,570.00

Started

1 January 2018

Status

Complete

Project

New field-scale calibration for turbidity current impact modelling

Funder

NERC Natural Environment Research Council

Grant

£7,363.00

Started

1 September 2017

Status

Complete

Project

LoSSGO: Local Sea-State for Stop-Go offshore Operations

Funder

Green Port Hull

Grant

£191,082.00

Started

1 May 2018

Status

Complete

Project

New models of sediment suspensions

Funder

Royal Society

Grant

£21,500.00

Started

1 October 2018

Status

Complete

Project

Formative conditions of plane bed and antidune in turbidity currents

Funder

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Grant

£9,200.00

Started

20 August 2018

Status

Complete