Briefing: Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference 2011

Jennifer Brown, Tim Chesher, Andrew Beveridge, Siti Shafiai, Rory O'Hara Murray, Thomas Smyth, Lucy Bricheno, Oliver Way

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The 7th UK Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference welcomed 60 scientists and engineers to come together and discuss coastal research. The conference was hosted by the National Oceanography Centre in Liverpool, 30–31 March 2011. Early career practitioners and researchers presented 42 short papers on a range of topics driven by current issues addressed by UK universities, government agencies and consultancies. Although all presentations had a coastal theme, content varied from small-scale processes to regional-scale monitoring and management, covering topics such as structure impact, sediment transport, morphology, waves, currents, ecology, oxygen, estuarine systems, stratification, modelling, observation, ice, renewables and extreme events. This paper presents the keynote lecture and six abstracts considered to be of particular merit by the panel of judges. The conference continues to travel the UK and will be held at Bangor University in 2012.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-19
Number of pages13
JournalProceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Maritime Engineering
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2012
Externally publishedYes
Event7th UK Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference - National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Duration: 30 Mar 201131 Mar 2011
Conference number: 7


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