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Researcher: Proctor, R (Dr Roger Proctor)

Fields of Research

Oceanography
Physical Oceanography
Biological Sciences
Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells)
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Environmental Sciences
Environmental Science and Management
Ecosystem Function
Environmental Engineering Modelling
Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Evolutionary Biology
Information Systems Organisation
Biological Oceanography

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Climate Change Models
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Climate Change Mitigation Strategies
Environment
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Tidal Energy
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation
Computer Software and Services
Fisheries - Aquaculture

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A data delivery system for IMOS, the Australian Integrated Marine Observing System; Advances in Geosciences
A database of marine phytoplankton abundance, biomass and species composition in Australian waters; Scientific Data
A highly spatially resolved ecosystem model for the North West European Continental Shelf; Sarsia
Advective controls on primary production in the stratified western Irish Sea: an eddy-resolving model study; Journal of Geophysical Research
An initial assessment of the potential environmental impact of CO 2 escape from marine carbon capture and storage systems; Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Proceedings. Part A: Journal of Power and Energy
An introduction to the UK marine renewable atlas; Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Maritime Engineering
Assimilation of sea surface temperature in the POL Coastal Ocean Modelling System; Journal of Marine Systems
Australian Ocean Data Network (AODN) 'Publicly Funded Data, Publicly Available'; 2010 IEEE Sixth International Conference on e-Science
Australia’s Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS): data impacts and lessons learned; Marine Technology Society Journal
Coastal observatories and operational oceanography: A European perspective; Marine Technology Society Journal: The International, Interdisciplinary Society Devoted to Ocean and Marine Engineering, Science and Policy
Coupled Marine Ecosystem Modelling on High-Performance Computers; Developments in Teracomputing: Proceedings of the Ninth ECMWF Workshop on the Use of High Performance Computing in Meteorology
Development of delivery of services from ocean observing systems - an opportunity to promote common approaches for a global ocean observing system; OceanObs'09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society
Eddy resolved ecosystem modelling in the Irish Sea; Tenth ECMWF Workshop on the use of High Performance Computing in Meteorology
Error quantification of a high-resolution coupled hydrodynamic-ecosystem coastal-ocean model: Part 1 model overview and assessment of the hydrodynamics; Journal of Marine Systems
Error quantification of a high-resolution coupled hydrodynamic-ecosystem coastal-ocean model: Part 2. Chlorophyll-a, nutrients and SPM; Journal of Marine Systems
Information infrastructure for Australia’s Integrated Marine Observing System; Earth Science Informatics
Information infrastructure for the Australian Integrated Marine Observing System; OceanObs'09 : Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society
Integrated modelling to support decision-making for marine social-ecological systems in Australia; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Modelling the global coastal ocean; Royal Society of London. Philosophical Transactions. Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Modelling the hydrodynamics and ecosystem of the North-West European continental shelf for operational oceanography; Journal of Marine Systems
Modelling the transport of the larval sandeels on the north-west European shelf; Fisheries Oceanography
Multi-decadal variability and trends in the temperature of the northwest European continental shelf: A model-data synthesis; Progress in Oceanography
Ocean and coastal data management; OceanObs’09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society
Optimization of the POLCOMS hydrodynamic code for terascale high-performance computers
Predicting the consequences of nutrient reduction on the eutrophication status of the North Sea; Journal of Marine Systems
Priorities for IOOS® Data Management and Communications (DMAC); IOOS summit report, Priorities for IOOS Data Management and Communications
Regional scale impacts of distinct CO2 additions in the North Sea; Marine Pollution Bulletin: The International Journal for Marine Environmentalists, Scientists, Engineers, Administrators, Politicians and Lawyers
The Australian Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS); OceanObs'09 : Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society
The Australian Integrated Marine Observing System: delivering data streams to address national and international research priorities; Marine Technology Society Journal
The Australian National Mooring Network; OceanObs'09 : Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society
The influence of initial conditions and open boundary conditions on shelf circulation in a 3D ocean-shelf model of the North East Atlantic; Ocean Dynamics: theoretical, computational oceanography and monitoring
The integrated marine observing system: observations to support research and applications in the coastal zone; Coasts and Ports 2013: 21st Australasian Coastal and Ocean Engineering Conference and the 14th Australasian Port and Harbour Conference
The Marine Virtual Laboratory (version 2.1): enabling efficient ocean model configuration; Geoscientific Model Development
The seasonal circulation and volume transport on the northwest European continental shelf: A fine-resolution model study; Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans
Thermohaline circulation of shallow tidal seas; Geophysical Research Letters
Tidal energy potential in UK waters; Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Maritime Engineering
Tidal power from the estuaries of NW England; Coasts, marine structures and breakwaters: adapting to change

Research Projects

Marine Habitat Vocabulary Service; Department of Education and Training (Commonwealth) (DoEdT (Cwth))
Benthic marine habitats on the Australian continental shelf; Department of Education and Training (Commonwealth) (DoEdT (Cwth))
Marine Virtual Laboratory (MARVL) - increasing flexibility and utility project; Department of Education and Training (Commonwealth) (DoEdT (Cwth))
Marine Virtual Laboratory - Increase Flexibility and Utility; Department of Education and Training (Commonwealth) (DoEdT (Cwth))
SeaMap Australia Connections; Department of Education and Training (Commonwealth) (DoEdT (Cwth))
Tasmanian Research Cloud; Department of Industry and Science (DoIS)
Improving access to shelf and coastal data and models through MARVL
REEF 2050 INTEGRATED MONITORING AND REPORTING PROGRAM STRATEGY: Data Management and Systems Actions 3 and 5: Principles, protocols and characteristics for data management

Research Candidate Supervision