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Researcher: Proctor, R (Dr Roger Proctor)

Fields of Research

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

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Climate Change Models
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Climate Change Mitigation Strategies
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 database of marine phytoplankton abundance, biomass and species composition in Australian waters; Scientific Data
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
Assimilation of sea surface temperature in the POL Coastal Ocean Modelling System; Journal of Marine Systems
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
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
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
Multi-decadal variability and trends in the temperature of the northwest European continental shelf: A model-data synthesis; Progress in Oceanography
Predicting the consequences of nutrient reduction on the eutrophication status of the North Sea; Journal of Marine Systems
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 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

Research Projects

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

Research Candidate Supervision