COAST journal articles

Journal articles


Antonini, A., Raby, A., Brownjohn, J.M.W., Pappas, A., & D’Ayala, D. (2019). Survivability assessment of Fastnet lighthouse. Coastal Engineering, 150, 118-38.

Brown, S., Musiedlak, P.H., Ransley, E.J., & Greaves, D.M. (2019). Quantifying the Predictive Capability of OpenFOAM 4.1: Focused Wave Interactions with a Fixed FPSO. International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 29(2),158-164,

Brownjohn, J., Raby, A., Au, S.-K., Zhu, Z., Wang, X., Antonini, A., Pappas, A., D’Ayala, A. (2019) Bayesian operational modal analysis of offshore rock lighthouses: close modes, alignment, symmetry and uncertainty. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 133, 106306

Calvert, R., Whittaker, C. Raby, A., Taylor, P.H., Borthwick, A.G.L., van den Bremer, T.S. (2019) Laboratory study of the wave-induced mean flow and set-down in unidirectional surface gravity wave packets on finite water depth. Physical Review Fluids 4, 114801 (selected to be Editors’ Suggestion paper – between 2 to 5 of 40 papers per month have this designation)

Chian, S.C., Wilkinson, S.M., Whittle, J.K., Mulyani, R., Alarcon, J.E., Pomonis, A., Saito, K., Fraser, S., Goda, K., Macabuag, J., Offord, M., Hunt-Raby, A.C., Sammonds, P., Franco, G., Stone, H., Ahmed, B., Hughes, F.E., Jirouskova, N.K., Kaminski, S. & Lopez, J. (2019). Lessons learnt from the 2009 Padang Indonesia, 2011 Tōhoku Japan and 2016 Muisne Ecuador Earthquakes. Frontiers in Built Environment,

Ding, Q.W., Li, C., Cheng, S.S., Hao, W.X., Huang, Z.Q. & Yu, W. (2019). Study on TMD Control on Stability Improvement of Barge-Supported Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Based on the Multi-Island Genetic Algorithm. China Ocean Engineering 33(3), 309-321. doi: 10.1007/s13344-019-0030-8

Hajdukiewicz, M., Goggins, J., de la Torre, O., Holleran, D. & Keane, M. (2019). An automated standard-based life cycle quality inspection methodology for smart precast concrete solutions in buildings. Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance, 4(3), 123-134.

He, F., Zhang, H., Zhao, J., Zheng, S.*, Iglesias, G., (2019). Hydrodynamic performance of a pile-supported OWC breakwater: an analytical study. Applied Ocean Research, 88, 326-340

Hu, X., Lu, Q. & Cheng, S. (2019). Uniaxial Damaged Plastic Constitutive Relation of Recycled Aggregate Concrete. Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, 2019, 1-16.

Judge, F.M., Hunt-Raby A.C., Orszaghova, J., Taylor, P.H. & Borthwick, A.G.L. (2019) Multi-directional focused wave group interactions with a plane beach. Coastal Engineering, 152, 103531-103531.

Mai, T., Mai, C., Raby, A. & Greaves, D.M. (2019). Aeration effects on water-structure impacts: Part 2. Wave impacts on a truncated vertical wall. Ocean Engineering, 186, 106053-106053.

Perez-Collazo, C., Pemberton, R., Greaves, D., Iglesias, G. (2019) Monopile-mounted wave energy converter for a hybrid wind-wave system. Energy Conversion and Management 2019; 199:111971-13.

Perez Del Postigo Prieto, N., Raby, A., Whittaker, C. & Boulton, S.J. (2019). Parametric study of tsunamis generated by earthquakes and landslides. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering (Tsunami Science and Engineering II) 7(5), 154

Raby, A., Antonini, A., D’Ayala, D., Brownjohn, J. (2019) Environmental loading of heritage structures. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 377, 2155

Raby, A.C., Antonini, A., Pappas, A., Dassanayake, D.T., Brownjohn, J.M.W., D’Ayala, D. (2019) Wolf Rock lighthouse: past developments and future survivability under wave loading Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A

Raby, A.C., Jayaratne, R., Bredmose, H. & Bullock, G. (2019) Individual violent wave-overtopping events: behaviour and estimation. Journal of Hydraulic Research, DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2018.1555549

Ransley, E.J., Yan, S., Brown, S., Mai, T., Graham, D., Ma, Q., Musiedlak, P-H., Engsig-Karup, A.P., Eskilsson, C. (2019). A blind comparative study of focused wave interactions with a fixed FPSO-like structure (CCP-WSI Blind Test Series 1). International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 29(2), 113-127. DOI: 10.17736/ijope.2019.jc748

Shi, H., Zhao, C., Hann, M., Greaves, D., Han, Z. & Cao, F. (2019). WHTO: A methodology of calculating the energy extraction of wave energy convertors based on wave height reduction. Energy, 185, 299-315.

Van Den Bremer, T., Whittaker, C., Calvert, R., Raby, A., Taylor, P. (2019) Experimental study of particle trajectories below deep-water surface gravity wave groups. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 879: 168-186

Wang, W., Zhou, L., Wang, Z., Escaler, X. & de la Torre, O. (2019). Numerical investigation into the influence on hydrofoil vibrations of water tunnel test section acoustic modes. Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 141(5), 8 pages.  

Wang, W., Zhou, L., Wang Z, Escaler, X. & de la Torre, O. (2019). Numerical Investigation into the Effect of Sound Speed in Attached Cavitation on Hydrofoil Modes of Vibration, Energies, 12(9), 1758

Xie, N., Hann, M., Pemberton, R., Iglesias, G., & Greaves, D. (2019). A numerical and experimental investigation of the effect of side walls on hydrodynamic model testing in a wave flume. Ocean Engineering, 186, 106108-106108.

Yu, H., Zheng, S., Zhang, Y., Iglesias, G., (2019). Wave radiation from a truncated cylinder of arbitrary cross section. Ocean Engineering, 173, 519-530.

Zheng, S., Zhang, Y., Liu, Y., Iglesias, G., (2019). Wave radiation from multiple cylinders of arbitrary cross sections. Ocean Engineering, 184, 11-22.

Zheng, S., Zhang, Y., Iglesias, G., (2019). Coast/breakwater-integrated OWC: a theoretical model. Marine Structures, 66,121-135.

Zhang, X., Zheng, S. , Lu, D., Tian, X., (2019). Numerical investigation of the dynamic response and power capture performance of a VLFS with a wave energy conversion unit. Engineering Structures, 195, 62-83.

Complete list of all our journal articles (2006–2019)

Journal articles


L. Bressan, M. Guerrero, A. Antonini, V. Petruzzelli, R. Archetti, A. Lamberti, S. Tinti, (2018). A laboratory experiment on the incipient motion of boulders by high‐energy coastal flows. Earth surface processes and landforms, 43(14),2935-2947.   Doi: 

Brownjohn, J. M. W., Raby, A., Bassitt, J., Antonini, A., Hudson, E., & Dobson, P. (2018). Experimental modal analysis of British rock lighthouses. Marine Structures, 62, 1-22. doi:

Collins, K. M., Stripling, S., Simmonds, D. J., & Greaves, D. M. (2018). Quantitative metrics for evaluation of wave fields in basins. Ocean Engineering, 169, 300-314. doi:

Hann, M., Greaves, D., Raby, A., & Howey, B. (2018). Use of constrained focused waves to measure extreme loading of a taut moored floating wave energy converter. Ocean Engineering, 148, 33-42. doi:

Jane, R. A., Simmonds, D. J., Gouldby, B. P., Simm, J. D., Dalla Valle, L., & Raby, A. C. (2018). Exploring the Potential for Multivariate Fragility Representations to Alter Flood Risk Estimates. Risk Analysis, 38(9), 1847-1870.

Macabuag, J., Raby, A., Pomonis, A., Nistor, I., Wilkinson, S., & Rossetto, T. (2018). Tsunami design procedures for engineered buildings: a critical review. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Civil Engineering, 171(4), 166-178.

Monk, K., Winands, V., & Lopes, M. (2018). Chamber pressure skewness corrections using a passive relief valve system at the Pico oscillating water column wave energy plant. Renewable Energy. doi:

Perez-Collazo, C., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2018). A Novel Hybrid Wind-Wave Energy Converter for Jacket-Frame Substructures. Energies, 11(3).  

Perez-Collazo, C., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2018). Hydrodynamic response of the WEC sub-system of a novel hybrid wind-wave energy converter. Energy Conversion and Management, 171, 307-325. doi:

Whittaker, C. N., Fitzgerald, C. J., Raby, A. C., Taylor, P. H., & Borthwick, A. G. L. (2018). Extreme coastal responses using focused wave groups: Overtopping and horizontal forces exerted on an inclined seawall. Coastal Engineering, 140, 292-305. doi:

Zheng, S., Zhang, Y., Iglesias, G., (2018). Wave-structure interaction in hybrid wave farms. Journal of Fluids and Structures, 83, 386-412.

Journal articles


Antonini, A., Archetti, R., & Lamberti, A. (2017). Wave simulation for the design of an innovative quay wall: the case of Vlorë Harbour. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17(1), 127-142. doi:10.5194/nhess-17-127-2017

Brownjohn, J., Raby, A., Bassitt, J., Hudson, E., & Antonini, A. (2017). Modal testing of offshore rock lighthouses around the British Isles. Procedia Engineering, 199(Supplement C), 3326-3331. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2017). The collocation feasibility index – A method for selecting sites for co-located wave and wind farms. Renewable Energy, 103, 811-824. doi:

Bozzi, S., Giassi, M., Moreno Miquel, A., Antonini, A., Bizzozero, F., Gruosso, G., Archetti, R., & Passoni, G. (2017). Wave energy farm design in real wave climates: the Italian offshore. Energy, 122, 378-389. doi:

Collins, K. M., Meng, M., Le, H. R., Greaves, D., & Bellamy, N. W. (2017). Modelling of the buckling of a diaphragm–spine structure for a wave energy converter. Materials & Design, 119, 159-170. doi:

Hu, Z. Z., Mai, T., Greaves, D., & Raby, A. (2017). Investigations of offshore breaking wave impacts on a large offshore structure. Journal of Fluids and Structures, 75(Supplement C), 99-116. doi:

M. Miquel, A., Antonini, A., Archetti, R., Bozzi, S., & Lamberti, A. (2017). Non-linear modelling of a heaving point absorber: The surge effect. International Journal of Marine Energy, 19, 95-109. doi:

Ransley, E. J., Greaves, D., Raby, A., Simmonds, D., & Hann, M. (2017). Survivability of wave energy converters using CFD. Renewable Energy, 109, 235-247. doi:

Ransley, E. J., Greaves, D. M., Raby, A., Simmonds, D., Jakobsen, M. M., & Kramer, M. (2017). RANS-VOF modelling of the Wavestar point absorber. Renewable Energy, 109, 49-65. doi:

Stripling, S., Panzeri, M., Blanco, B., Rossington, K., Sayers, P., & Borthwick, A. (2017). Regional-scale probabilistic shoreline evolution modelling for flood-risk assessment. Coastal Engineering, 121, 129-144. doi:

Tan Loh, T., Pizer, D., Simmonds, D., Kyte, A., & Greaves, D. (2017). Simulation and analysis of wave-structure interactions for a semi-immersed horizontal cylinder. Ocean Engineering. doi:

Vyzikas, T., Deshoulières, S., Barton, M., Giroux, O., Greaves, D., & Simmonds, D. (2017). Experimental investigation of different geometries of fixed oscillating water column devices. Renewable Energy, 104(Supplement C), 248-258. doi:

Vyzikas, T., Deshoulières, S., Giroux, O., Barton, M., & Greaves, D. (2017). Numerical study of fixed Oscillating Water Column with RANS-type two-phase CFD model. Renewable Energy, 102(Part B), 294-305. doi:

Whittaker, C. N., Fitzgerald, C. J., Raby, A. C., Taylor, P. H., Orszaghova, J., & Borthwick, A. G. L. (2017). Optimisation of focused wave group runup on a plane beach. Coastal Engineering, 121, 44-55. doi:


Allen, J., Sampanis, K., Wan, J., Greaves, D., Miles, J., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Laboratory Tests in the Development of WaveCat. Sustainability, 8(12), 1339. doi: PEARL

Antonini, A., Lamberti, A., Archetti, R., & Miquel, A. M. (2016). CFD investigations of OXYFLUX device, an innovative wave pump technology for artificial downwelling of surface water. Applied Ocean Research, 61, 16-31. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Co-located wind and wave energy farms: Uniformly distributed arrays. Energy, 113, 497-508. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Output power smoothing and reduced downtime period by combined wind and wave energy farms. Energy, 97, 69-81. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Selecting optimum locations for co-located wave and wind energy farms. Part I: The Co-Location Feasibility index. Energy Conversion and Management, 122, 589-598. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Selecting optimum locations for co-located wave and wind energy farms. Part II: A case study. Energy Conversion and Management, 122, 599-608. doi:

Astariz, S., Perez-Collazo, C., Abanades, J., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Hybrid wave and offshore wind farms: A comparative case study of co-located layouts. International Journal of Marine Energy, 15, 2-16. doi:

Brown, S. A., Greaves, D. M., Magar, V., & Conley, D. C. (2016). Evaluation of turbulence closure models under spilling and plunging breakers in the surf zone. Coastal Engineering, 114, 177-193. doi:

Fitzgerald, C. J., Taylor, P. H., Orszaghova, J., Borthwick, A. G. L., Whittaker, C., & Raby, A. C. (2016). Irregular wave runup statistics on plane beaches: Application of a Boussinesq-type model incorporating a generating–absorbing sponge layer and second-order wave generation. Coastal Engineering, 114, 309-324. doi:

Greaves, D., Conley, D., Magagna, D., Aires, E., Chambel Leitão, J., Witt, M., Embling, C., Godley, B., Bicknell, A., Saulnier, JB., Simas, T., O’Hagan, A., O’Callaghan, J., Holmes, B., Sundberg, J., Torre-Enciso, Y., Marina, D. (2016). Environmental Impact Assessment: Gathering experiences from wave energy test centres in Europe. International Journal of Marine Energy, 14, 68-79. doi:

Hu, Z. Z., Greaves, D., & Raby, A. (2016). Numerical wave tank study of extreme waves and wave-structure interaction using OpenFoam®. Ocean Engineering, 126, 329-342. doi:

Jakobsen, M. M., Beatty, S., Iglesias, G., & Kramer, M. M. (2016). Characterization of loads on a hemispherical point absorber wave energy converter. International Journal of Marine Energy, 13, 1-15. doi:

Jane, R., Dalla Valle, L., Simmonds, D., & Raby, A. (2016). A copula-based approach for the estimation of wave height records through spatial correlation. Coastal Engineering, 117, 1-18. doi:

Lopez, G., Conley, D. C., & Greaves, D. (2016). Calibration, Validation, and Analysis of an Empirical Algorithm for the Retrieval of Wave Spectra from HF Radar Sea Echo. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33(2), 245-261. doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0159.1

López, I., Pereiras, B., Castro, F., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Holistic performance analysis and turbine-induced damping for an OWC wave energy converter. Renewable Energy, 85, 1155-1163. doi:

Ma, Z. H., Causon, D. M., Qian, L., Mingham, C. G., Mai, T., Greaves, D., & Raby, A. (2016). Pure and aerated water entry of a flat plate. Physics of Fluids, 28(1), 016104. doi:

Mai, T., Greaves, D., Raby, A., & Taylor, P. H. (2016). Physical modelling of wave scattering around fixed FPSO-shaped bodies. Applied Ocean Research, 61(Supplement C), 115-129. doi:

O’Hagan, A. M., Huertas, C., O’Callaghan, J., & Greaves, D. (2016). Wave energy in Europe: Views on experiences and progress to date. International Journal of Marine Energy, 14, 180-197. doi:

Prodger, S., Russell, P., Davidson, M., Miles, J., & Scott, T. (2016). Understanding and predicting the temporal variability of sediment grain size characteristics on high-energy beaches. Marine Geology, 376, 109-117. doi:

Prumm, M., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Impacts of port development on estuarine morphodynamics: Ribadeo (Spain). Ocean & Coastal Management, 130, 58-72. doi:

Raby, A., Bullock, G. N., Banfi, D., Rafiq, Y., & Cali, F. (2016). Wave loading on rock lighthouses. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Maritime Engineering, 169(1), 15-28. doi:10.1680/jmaen.15.00002

Rogan, C., Miles, J., Simmonds, D., & Iglesias, G. (2016). The turbulent wake of a monopile foundation. Renewable Energy, 93, 180-187. doi:

Trinh, Q., Raby, A., Banfi, D., Corrado, M., Chiaia, B., Rafiq, Y., & Cali, F. (2016). Modelling the Eddystone Lighthouse response to wave loading. Engineering Structures, 125, 566-578. doi:

Vazquez, A., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Capital costs in tidal stream energy projects – A spatial approach. Energy, 107, 215-226. doi:

Vazquez, A., & Iglesias, G. (2016). Grid parity in tidal stream energy projects: An assessment of financial, technological and economic LCOE input parameters. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 104, 89-101. doi:

Vazquez, A., & Iglesias, G. (2016). A holistic method for selecting tidal stream energy hotspots under technical, economic and functional constraints. Energy Conversion and Management, 117, 420-430. doi:

Whittaker, C. N., Raby, A. C., Fitzgerald, C. J., & Taylor, P. H. (2016). The average shape of large waves in the coastal zone. Coastal Engineering, 114, 253-264. doi:

Wolgamot, H. A., Taylor, P. H., Eatock Taylor, R., van den Bremer, T. S., Raby, A. C., & Whittaker, C. (2016). Experimental observation of a near-motion-trapped mode: free motion in heave with negligible radiation. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 786. doi:10.1017/jfm.2015.669


Abanades, J., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Coastal defence using wave farms: The role of farm-to-coast distance. Renewable Energy, 75, 572-582. doi:

Abanades, J., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Wave farm impact on beach modal state. Marine Geology, 361, 126-135. doi:

Astariz, S., Abanades, J., Perez-Collazo, C., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Improving wind farm accessibility for operation & maintenance through a co-located wave farm: Influence of layout and wave climate. Energy Conversion and Management, 95, 229-241. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Accessibility for operation and maintenance tasks in co-located wind and wave energy farms with non-uniformly distributed arrays. Energy Conversion and Management, 106, 1219-1229. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2015). The economics of wave energy: A review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 45(C), 397-408. doi:

Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Enhancing Wave Energy Competitiveness through Co-Located Wind and Wave Energy Farms. A Review on the Shadow Effect. Energies, 8(7), 7344. doi:

Astariz, S., Perez-Collazo, C., Abanades, J., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Co-located wave-wind farms: Economic assessment as a function of layout. Renewable Energy, 83, 837-849. doi:

Astariz, S., Perez-Collazo, C., Abanades, J., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Co-located wind-wave farm synergies (Operation & Maintenance): A case study. Energy Conversion and Management, 91, 63-75. doi:

Astariz, S., Perez-Collazo, C., Abanades, J., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Towards the optimal design of a co-located wind-wave farm. Energy, 84, 15-24. doi:

Astariz, S., Vazquez, A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Evaluation and comparison of the levelized cost of tidal, wave, and offshore wind energy. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 7(5), 053112. doi:

Buccino, M., Vicinanza, D., Salerno, D., Banfi, D., & Calabrese, M. (2015). Nature and magnitude of wave loadings at Seawave Slot-cone Generators. Ocean Engineering, 95, 34-58. doi:

Carballo, R., Sánchez, M., Ramos, V., Fraguela, J. A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). The intra-annual variability in the performance of wave energy converters: A comparative study in N Galicia (Spain). Energy, 82, 138-146. doi:

Carballo, R., Sánchez, M., Ramos, V., Fraguela, J. A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Intra-annual wave resource characterization for energy exploitation: A new decision-aid tool. Energy Conversion and Management, 93, 1-8. doi:

Castro, A., Pérez, J. L., Rabuñal, J. R., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Genetic programming and floating boom performance. Ocean Engineering, 104, 310-318. doi:

Göteman, M., Engström, J., Eriksson, M., Leijon, M., Hann, M., Ransley, E., & Greaves, D. (2015). Wave Loads on a Point-Absorbing Wave Energy Device in Extreme Waves. Journal of Ocean and Wind Energy, 2(3), 176-181. doi:10.17736/jowe.2015.mkr03

Hann, M., Greaves, D., & Raby, A. (2015). Snatch loading of a single taut moored floating wave energy converter due to focussed wave groups. Ocean Engineering, 96, 258-271. doi:

Lamas-Pardo, M., Iglesias, G., & Carral, L. (2015). A review of Very Large Floating Structures (VLFS) for coastal and offshore uses. Ocean Engineering, 109, 677-690. doi:

Le, H. R., Collins, K. M., Greaves, D. M., & Bellamy, N. W. (2015). Mechanics and materials in the design of a buckling diaphragm wave energy converter. Materials & Design, 79, 86-93. doi:

López, I., Castro, A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Hydrodynamic performance of an oscillating water column wave energy converter by means of particle imaging velocimetry. Energy, 83(C), 89-103. doi:10.1016/

López, I., López, M., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Artificial neural networks applied to port operability assessment. Ocean Engineering, 109, 298-308. doi:

López, I., Pereiras, B., Castro, F., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Performance of OWC wave energy converters: influence of turbine damping and tidal variability. International Journal of Energy Research, 39(4), 472-483. doi:10.1002/er.3239

López, M., López, I., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Hindcasting Long Waves in a Port: An ANN Approach. Coastal Engineering Journal, 57(04), 1550019. doi:10.1142/s0578563415500199

López, M., Veigas, M., & Iglesias, G. (2015). On the wave energy resource of Peru. Energy Conversion and Management, 90, 34-40. doi:

Narayan, S., Simmonds, D., Nicholls, R. J., & Clarke, D. (2015). A Bayesian network model for assessments of coastal inundation pathways and probabilities. Journal of Flood Risk Management. doi:10.1111/jfr3.12200

Pereiras, B., López, I., Castro, F., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Non-dimensional analysis for matching an impulse turbine to an OWC (oscillating water column) with an optimum energy transfer. Energy, 87, 481-489. doi:

Pérez-Collazo, C., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2015). A review of combined wave and offshore wind energy. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 42, 141-153. doi:

Raby, A., Macabuag, J., Pomonis, A., Wilkinson, S., & Rossetto, T. (2015). Implications of the 2011 Great East Japan Tsunami on sea defence design. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 14, Part 4, 332-346. doi:

Simas, T., O’Hagan, A.M., O’Callaghan, J., Hamawi, S., Magagna, D., Bailey, I., Greaves, D., Saulnier, J. B., Marina, D., Bald, J., Huertas, C., Sundberg, J. (2015). Review of consenting processes for ocean energy in selected European Union Member States. International Journal of Marine Energy, 9, 41-59. doi:

Taveira-Pinto, F., Iglesias, G., Rosa-Santos, P., & Deng, Z. D. (2015). Preface to Special Topic: Marine Renewable Energy. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 7(6), 061601. doi:

Toffoli, A., Waseda, T., Houtani, H., Cavaleri, L., Greaves, D., & Onorato, M. (2015). Rogue waves in opposing currents: an experimental study on deterministic and stochastic wave trains. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 769, 277-297. doi:10.1017/jfm.2015.132

Vazquez, A., Astariz, S., & Iglesias, G. (2015). A strategic policy framework for promoting the marine energy sector in Spain. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 7(6), 061702. doi:

Vazquez, A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). LCOE (levelised cost of energy) mapping: A new geospatial tool for tidal stream energy. Energy, 91, 192-201. doi:

Vazquez, A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). Public perceptions and externalities in tidal stream energy: A valuation for policy making. Ocean & Coastal Management, 105, 15-24. doi:

Veigas, M., López, M., Romillo, P., Carballo, R., Castro, A., & Iglesias, G. (2015). A proposed wave farm on the Galician coast. Energy Conversion and Management, 99, 102-111. doi:


Abanades, J., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2014). Coastal defence through wave farms. Coastal Engineering, 91, 299-307. doi:
Abanades, J., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2014). Wave farm impact on the beach profile: A case study. Coastal Engineering, 86, 36-44. doi:
Hanley, M. E., Hoggart, S. P. G., Simmonds, D. J., Bichot, A., Colangelo, M. A., Bozzeda, F., Heurtefeux, H., Ondiviela, B., Ostrowski, R., Recio, M., Trude, R., Zawadzka-Kahlau, E., Thompson, R. C. (2014). Shifting sands? Coastal protection by sand banks, beaches and dunes. Coastal Engineering, 87, 136-146. doi:
Hoggart, S. P. G., Hanley, M. E., Parker, D. J., Simmonds, D. J., Bilton, D. T., Filipova-Marinova, M., Franklin, E. L., Kotsev, I., Penning-Rowsell, E. C., Rundle, S. D., Trifonova, E., Vergiev, S., White, A. C., Thompson, R. C. (2014). The consequences of doing nothing: The effects of seawater flooding on coastal zones. Coastal Engineering, 87, 169-182. doi:
Jamal, M. H., Simmonds, D. J., & Magar, V. (2014). Modelling gravel beach dynamics with XBeach. Coastal Engineering, 89, 20-29. doi:

Kurniawan, A., Greaves, D., & Chaplin, J. (2014). Wave energy devices with compressible volumes. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Science, 470(2172). doi:10.1098/rspa.2014.0559 

Leeney, R. H., Greaves, D., Conley, D., & O'Hagan, A. M. (2014). Environmental Impact Assessments for wave energy developments – Learning from existing activities and informing future research priorities. Ocean & Coastal Management, 99, 14-22. doi:

Orszaghova, J., Taylor, P. H., Borthwick, A. G. L., & Raby, A. C. (2014). Importance of second-order wave generation for focused wave group run-up and overtopping. Coastal Engineering, 94, 63-79. doi:

Penning-Rowsell, E.C., de Vries, W.S., Parker, D.J., Zanuttigh, B., Simmonds, D., Trifonova, E., Hissel, F., Monbaliu, J., Lendzion, J., Ohle, N., Diaz, P., Bouma, T. (2014). Innovation in coastal risk management: An exploratory analysis of risk governance issues at eight THESEUS study sites. Coastal Engineering, 87, 210-217. doi:
Roc, T., Greaves, D., Thyng, K. M., & Conley, D. C. (2014). Tidal turbine representation in an ocean circulation model: Towards realistic applications. Ocean Engineering, 78, 95-111. doi:
Stokes, C., Beaumont, E., Russell, P., & Greaves, D. (2014). Anticipated coastal impacts: What water-users think of marine renewables and why. Ocean & Coastal Management, 99, 63-71. doi:
Villatoro, M., Silva, R., Méndez, F. J., Zanuttigh, B., Pan, S., Trifonova, E., Losada, I. J., Izaguirre, C., Simmonds, D., Reeve, D. E., Mendoza, E., Martinelli, L., Formentin, S. M., Galiatsatou, P., Eftimova, P. (2014). An approach to assess flooding and erosion risk for open beaches in a changing climate. Coastal Engineering, 87, 50-76. doi:

Westphalen, J., M. Greaves, D., Raby, A., Hu, Z.Z., Causon, D.M., Mingham, C.G., Omidvar, P., Stansby, P.K., D. Rogers, B. (2014). Investigation of Wave-Structure Interaction Using State of the Art CFD Techniques. Open Journal of Fluid Dynamics, 04(01), 18-43. doi:10.4236/ojfd.2014.41003


Carballo, R., & Iglesias, G. (2013). Wave farm impact based on realistic wave-WEC interaction. Energy, 51, 216-229. doi:

Fraser, S., Raby, A., Pomonis, A., Goda, K., Chian, S.C., Macabuag, J., Offord, M., Saito, K., Sammonds, P. (2013). Tsunami damage to coastal defences and buildings in the March 11th 2011 M w 9.0 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 11(1), 205-239. doi:10.1007/s10518-012-9348-9

Goda, K., Pomonis, A., Chian, S.C., Offord, M., Saito, K., Sammonds, P., Fraser, S., Raby, A., Macabuag, J. (2013). Ground motion characteristics and shaking damage of the 11th March 2011 M w9.0 Great East Japan earthquake. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 11(1), 141-170. doi:10.1007/s10518-012-9371-x

Horrillo-Caraballo, J.M., Reeve, D.E., Simmonds, D., Pan, S.; Fox, A., Thompson, R., Hoggart, S., Kwan, S.S.H., Greaves, D. (2013). Application of a source-pathway-receptor-consequence (S-P-R-C) methodology to the Teign Estuary, UK. Journal of Coastal Research, 1939-1944. doi:10.2112/SI65-328.1

Jackson, J., Brooks, M., Greaves, D., & Alexander, A. (2013). A review and comparative study of innovation policy and knowledge transfer: An Anglo-French perspectives. Innovation, 15(2), 130-148. doi:10.5172/impp.2013.15.2.130

López, M., & Iglesias, G. (2013). Artificial Intelligence for estimating infragravity energy in a harbour. Ocean Engineering, 57, 56-63. doi:

Ramos, V., & Iglesias, G. (2013). Performance assessment of Tidal Stream Turbines: A parametric approach. Energy Conversion and Management, 69, 49-57. doi:

Ransley, E., Hann, M., Greaves, D., Raby, A., & Simmonds, D. (2013). Numerical and physical modeling of extreme waves at Wave Hub. Journal of Coastal Research, 1645-1650. doi:10.2112/SI65-278.1

Roc, T., Conley, D. C., & Greaves, D. (2013). Methodology for tidal turbine representation in ocean circulation model. Renewable Energy, 51, 448-464. doi:

Sánchez, M., Fraguela, J. A., Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2013). Power peaks against installed capacity in tidal stream energy. IET Renewable Power Generation, 7(3), 246-253. doi:10.1049/iet-rpg.2012.0059

Stokes, C., Russell, P., Conley, D., Beaumont, E., & Greaves, D. (2013). Exploring Monthly To Seasonal Beach Morphodynamics Using Empirical Orthogonal Functions. Journal of Coastal Research, 1868-1873. doi:10.2112/SI65-316.1


Buccino, M., Banfi, D., Vicinanza, D., Calabrese, M., Giudice, G., & Carravetta, A. (2012). Non Breaking Wave Forces at the Front Face of Seawave Slotcone Generators. Energies, 5(11), 4779. doi:

Carballo, R., & Iglesias, G. (2012). A methodology to determine the power performance of wave energy converters at a particular coastal location. Energy Conversion and Management, 61, 8-18. doi:

Fernandez, H., Iglesias, G., Carballo, R., Castro, A., Fraguela, J. A., Taveira-Pinto, F., & Sanchez, M. (2012). The new wave energy converter WaveCat: Concept and laboratory tests. Marine Structures, 29(1), 58-70. doi:

Iglesias, G., Sánchez, M., Carballo, R., & Fernández, H. (2012). The TSE index – A new tool for selecting tidal stream sites in depth-limited regions. Renewable Energy, 48, 350-357. doi:

López, M., Iglesias, G., & Kobayashi, N. (2012). Long period oscillations and tidal level in the Port of Ferrol. Applied Ocean Research, 38, 126-134. doi:

Veigas, M., & Iglesias, G. (2012). Evaluation of the wind resource and power performance of a turbine in Tenerife. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 4(5), 053106. doi:

Westphalen, J., Greaves, D. M., Williams, C. J. K., Hunt-Raby, A. C., & Zang, J. (2012). Focused waves and wave–structure interaction in a numerical wave tank. Ocean Engineering, 45, 9-21. doi:

Zhang, Y., Zou, Q.-P., & Greaves, D. (2012). Air–water two-phase flow modelling of hydrodynamic performance of an oscillating water column device. Renewable Energy, 41, 159-170. doi:


Castro, A., Taveira Pinto, F., & Iglesias, G. (2011). Artificial intelligence applied to plane wave reflection at submerged breakwaters. Journal of Hydraulic Research, 49(4), 465-472. doi:10.1080/00221686.2011.568197

Hunt-Raby, A. C., Borthwick, A. G. L., Stansby, P. K., & Taylor, P. H. (2011). Experimental measurement of focused wave group and solitary wave overtopping. Journal of Hydraulic Research, 49(4), 450-464. doi:10.1080/00221686.2010.542616

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2011). Can the Seasonality of a Small River Affect a Large Tide-Dominated Estuary? The Case of Ría de Viveiro, Spain. Journal of Coastal Research, 1170-1182. doi:10.2112/jcoastres-d-11-00021.1

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2011). Choosing the site for the first wave farm in a region: A case study in the Galician Southwest (Spain). Energy, 36(9), 5525-5531. doi:

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2011). Wave resource in El Hierro—an island towards energy self-sufficiency. Renewable Energy, 36(2), 689-698. doi:

Mangi, S. C., Davis, C. E., Payne, L. A., Austen, M. C., Simmonds, D., Beaumont, N. J., & Smyth, T. (2011). Valuing the regulatory services provided by marine ecosystems. Environmetrics, 22(5), 686-698. doi:10.1002/env.1095

Reeve, D. E., Chen, Y., Pan, S., Magar, V., Simmonds, D. J., & Zacharioudaki, A. (2011). An investigation of the impacts of climate change on wave energy generation: The Wave Hub, Cornwall, UK. Renewable Energy, 36(9), 2404-2413. doi:

Zacharioudaki, A., Pan, S., Simmonds, D., Magar, V., & Reeve, D. E. (2011). Future wave climate over the west-European shelf seas. Ocean Dynamics, 61(6), 807. doi:10.1007/s10236-011-0395-6


Bredmose, H., Hunt-Raby, A., Jayaratne, R., & Bullock, G. N. (2010). The ideal flip-through impact: experimental and numerical investigation. Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 67(1), 115-136. doi:10.1007/s10665-009-9354-3

Fernández Soto, J. L., Garay Seijo, R., Fraguela Formoso, J. A., Iglesias, G., & Carral Couce, L. (2010). Alternative Sources of Energy in Shipping. Journal of Navigation, 63(03), 435-448. doi:10.1017/s0373463310000111

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2010). Corrigendum: Corrigendum to "Effects of high winds on the circulation of the using a mixed open boundary condition: the Ria de Muros, Spain" [Environ. Model. Software 25 (2009) 455-466]. Environ. Model. Softw., 25(7), 889. doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.01.008

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2010). Effects of high winds on the circulation of the using a mixed open boundary condition: the Ria de Muros, Spain. Environ. Model. Softw., 25(4), 455-466. doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2009.10.013

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2010). Offshore and inshore wave energy assessment: Asturias (N Spain). Energy, 35(5), 1964-1972. doi:

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2010). Wave energy and nearshore hot spots: The case of the SE Bay of Biscay. Renewable Energy, 35(11), 2490-2500. doi:

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2010). Wave energy resource in the Estaca de Bares area (Spain). Renewable Energy, 35(7), 1574-1584. doi:

Iglesias, G., & Carballo, R. (2010). Wave power for La Isla Bonita. Energy, 35(12), 5013-5021. doi:

Iglesias, G., Castro, A., & Fraguela, J. A. (2010). Artificial intelligence applied to floating boom behavior under waves and currents. Ocean Engineering, 37(17–18), 1513-1521. doi:

Iglesias, G., Diz-Lois, G., & Pinto, F. T. (2010). Artificial Intelligence and headland-bay beaches. Coastal Engineering, 57(2), 176-183. doi:

Zhang, Y., Zou, Q., & Greaves, D. (2010). Numerical simulation of free-surface flow using the level-set method with global mass correction. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 63(6), 651-680. doi:10.1002/fld.2090

Zhang, Y., Zou, Q., Greaves, D., Reeve, D., Hunt-Raby, A., Graham, D., James, P., Lv, X. (2010). A level set immersed boundary method for water entry and exit. doi:10.4208/cicp.060709.060110a


Greaves, D., Attrill, M., Chadwick, A., Conley, D., Eccleston, A., Hosegood, P., Pan, S., Reeve, D., Williams, J., Wolfram, J., Xu, J., Zou, Q., Smith, G., Godley, B., Hor, C. L., Johanning, L., Millar, D., Zobaa, A., Belmont, M., Harrington, N. (2009). Marine renewable energy development – research, design, install. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Maritime Engineering, 162(4), 187-196. doi:10.1680/maen.2009.162.4.187


2008 and earlier

Li, Y., Simmonds, D., & Reeve, D. (2008). Quantifying uncertainty in extreme values of design parameters with resampling techniques. Ocean Engineering, 35(10), 1029-1038. doi:
Pedrozo-Acuña, A., Simmonds, D. J., & Reeve, D. E. (2008). Wave-impact characteristics of plunging breakers acting on gravel beaches. Marine Geology, 253(1–2), 26-35. doi:

Pedrozo-Acuña, A., Simmonds, D. J., Chadwick, A. J., & Silva, R. (2007). A numerical–empirical approach for evaluating morphodynamic processes on gravel and mixed sand–gravel beaches. Marine Geology, 241(1–4), 1-18. doi:

Reeve, D., Li, Y., Lark, M., & Simmonds, D. (2007). An investigation of the multi-scale temporal variability of beach profiles at Duck using wavelet packet transforms. Coastal Engineering, 54(5), 401-415. doi:

Borthwick, A. G. L., Hunt, A. C., Feng, T., Taylor, P. H., & Stansby, P. K. (2006). Flow kinematics of focused wave groups on a plane beach in the U.K. Coastal Research Facility. Coastal Engineering, 53(12), 1033-1044. doi:

Pedrozo-Acuña, A., Simmonds, D. J., Otta, A. K., & Chadwick, A. J. (2006). On the cross-shore profile change of gravel beaches. Coastal Engineering, 53(4), 335-347. doi: