Mr Kris Inch

Mr Kris Inch

School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)


PhD Student - School of Marine Science and Engineering (Faculty of Science and Environment)

"Extreme Storm Response on Sandy Beaches"

  • Funded by ICS 2013 (Plymouth University)
  • Supervised by Dr Mark Davidson (DoS), Prof Gerd Masselink and Prof Paul Russell


  • MSc Applied Marine Science [Distinction]¬†
    • Dissertation¬†- 'An Investigation of Cross-Shore Velocity Profiles, Bed Shear Stress and Friction in the Swash Zone of a High Energy, Macrotidal Beach'
    • Awarded - Plymouth Marine Laboratory award for outstanding achievement and best research project
  • BSc (Hons) Geography
    • Dissertation - 'Spatial and Temporal Variability of Rip Currents on a High Energy, Macrotidal Beach and Implications for Beach Safety: Bude, England'

Professional membership

British Society for Geomorphology

Inch, K., Masselink, G., Puleo, J., Russell, P., and Conley, D., 2015. Vertical structure of near-bed cross-shore velocities in the swash zone of a dissipative beach. Continental Shelf Research, 101, 98-108.