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

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

A new modelling approach to sediment bypass prediction applied to the East Coast Basin, New Zealand

Crisóstomo-Figueroa, A., McArthur, A. D., Dorrell, R. M., Amy, L., & McCaffrey, W. D. (2021). A new modelling approach to sediment bypass prediction applied to the East Coast Basin, New Zealand. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 133(7-8), 1734-1748. https://doi.org/10.1130/B35687.1

Equilibrium sediment transport, grade and discharge for suspended-load-dominated flows on Earth, Mars and Titan

Amy, L., & Dorrell, R. (2021). Equilibrium sediment transport, grade and discharge for suspended-load-dominated flows on Earth, Mars and Titan. Icarus, 360, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2020.114243

Relating the Flow Processes and Bedforms of Steady-State and Waning Density Currents

de Cala, I., Ohata, K., Dorrell, R., Naruse, H., Patacci, M., Amy, L. A., …McCaffrey, W. D. (2020). Relating the Flow Processes and Bedforms of Steady-State and Waning Density Currents. Frontiers in Earth Science, 8, https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2020.535743

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