Mr Scott Brown
Profiles

Mr Scott Brown

MTG2 Research Fellow

School of Engineering (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Research interests

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics: Modelling of two-phase flows using open source software (OpenFOAM, Gerris)
  • Coastal processes: Wave breaking, turbulence modelling and transport of suspended sediment
  • Renewable energy: Floating tidal turbines devices
  • Numerical model development (OpenFOAM): Suspended sediment, 6DOF solver and tidal turbines.

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Brown SA, Greaves DM, Magar V & Conley DC 2016 'Evaluation of turbulence closure models under spilling and plunging breakers in the surf zone' Coastal Engineering 114, 117-193 , DOI PEARL
Conference Papers
Ransley E, Brown SA, Xie N, Greaves D, Nicholls-Lee R, Johanning L, Weston P & Guerrini E 2018 'Concept development for deployment of a modular, floating, tidal-stream device' RENEW Lisbon, Portugal 08/10/2018 10/10/2018
Xie N, Ransley E, Brown SA, Greaves D, Nicholls-Lee R, Johanning L, Weston P & Guerrini E 2018 'Wave tank experiments of a floating, tidal-stream energy device' RENEW Lisbon, Portugal 08/10/2018 10/10/2018
Brown SA, Musiedlak P-H, Ransley E & Greaves D 2018 'Numerical simulation of focused wave interactions with a fixed FPSO using OpenFOAM 4.1' 28th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE) Sapporo, Japan 10/06/2018 15/06/2018 International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers PEARL
Brown SA, Greaves DM, Hann M, Kurniawan A & Forehand D 2017 'Frequency Domain Modelling of a Compressible Wave Energy Device' 4th PRIMaRE Conference Southampton 06/07/2017 07/07/2017
Ransley E, Brown SA, Howey B, Collins K & Greaves D 2017 'Numerical Modelling of a Floating OWC-WEC Using CFD' 4th PRIMaRE Conference Southampton 06/07/2017 07/07/2017
Ransley EJ, Brown SA, Greaves DM, Hindley S, Weston P & Guerrini E 2016 'Coupled RANS-VOF modelling of floating tidal stream concepts' in Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Offshore Renewable Energy (CORE) Glasgow, Scotland 12/09/2016 14/09/2016
Brown SA, Ransley EJ, Greaves D, Hindley S, Weston P & Guerrini E 2016 'Evaluation of a Floating Tidal Turbine Device using a Coupled CFD Approach' in Proceedings of the 3rd PRIMaRE Conference Bath, UK 05/07/2016 06/07/2016
Ransley EJ, Brown SA, Greaves DM, Hindley S, Weston P, Guerrini E & Starzmann R 2016 'Coupled RANS-VOF Modelling of Floating Tidal Stream Concepts' in Proceedings of the 4th Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS) Washington, D.C., USA 25/04/2016 27/04/2016
Ransley EJ, Brown SA, Greaves DM, Hindley S, Weston P, Guerrini E & Starzmann R 2016 'RANS-VOF Modelling of Floating Tidal Stream Systems' in Proceedings of the 5th Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop Oxford, UK 21/03/2016 22/03/2016
Brown SA, Magar V, Greaves DM & Conley DC 2014 'An evaluation of RANS turbulence closure models for spilling breakers' in Proceedings of the 34th Conference on Coastal Engineering Seoul, Korea 15/06/2014 20/06/2014 , DOI
Vyzikas T, Greaves DM, Simmonds D, Ransley EJ & Brown SA 2013 'Shape optimization of perforated caissons for wave energy harnessing' in Proceedings of the 6th PanHellenic Conference of Marine Structures Athens, Greece 10/11/2013 14/11/2013
Brown S, Ransley EJ, Xie N, Greaves DM, Nicholls-Lee R, Weston P & Guerrini E 0 'Validation of a nonlinear, coupled numerical model for assessment of floating tidal systems' Proceedings of the 5th PRIMaRE Conference Bristol, UK 05/07/2018 06/07/2018
Musiedlak P-H, Ransley EJ, Brown S, Child B, Hann MR, Iglesias G & Greaves DM 0 'Starting a wave structure interaction CFD simulation from an advance time: Hot-start' Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM 6)/7th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ECFD 7) Glasgow, UK 11/06/2018 15/06/2018
Posters
Brown SA, Ransley E, Xie N, Greaves D, Nicholls-Lee R, Weston P, Guerrini E & Johanning L Brown SA, Ransley E, Xie N, Greaves D, Nicholls-Lee R, Weston P, Guerrini E & Johanning L 0 'Validation of a nonlinear, coupled numerical model for assessment of floating tidal systems' 0 0
Other Publications
Brown SA 0 Numerical modelling of turbulence and sediment concentrations under breaking waves using OpenFOAM. 0 0