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Researcher: Nader, JP (Dr Jean-Roch Nader)

Fields of Research

Ocean Engineering
Physical Oceanography
Ship and Platform Hydrodynamics
Economic Models and Forecasting
Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells)

Research Objectives

Wave Energy
Tidal Energy
Energy Systems Analysis

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A finite element model for efficiency of a moored floating OWC device in regular waves; 30th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2011)
A finite-element study of the efficiency of arrays of oscillating water column wave energy converters; Ocean Engineering: An International Journal of Research and Development
Experimental investigation of WEC array interactions; Australian Ocean Renewable Energy Symposium (AORES)
Experimental Uncertainty Analysis of an OWC Wave Energy Converter; 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (EWTEC) 2017
Hydrodynamic analysis and performance of a single fixed circular OWC device; 11th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference
Hydrodynamic and energetic properties of a finite array of fixed oscillating watercolumn wave energy converters; Ocean Engineering: An International Journal of Research and Development
Limitation of the second-order wave theory in low frequencies; Marine Structures
Non-Linear CFD Modelling of a Submerged Sphere Wave Energy Converter; 3rd Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (AWTEC 2016)
Nonlinear 2D analysis of the efficiency of fixed oscillating water column wave energy converters; Renewable Energy
On the efficiency of oscillating water column (OWC) devices in converting ocean wave energy to electricity under weakly nonlinear waves; the ASME 2012 31st International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering
Performance of Ocean Wave-Energy Arrays in Australia; 3rd Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (AWTEC 2016)
The effect of lip extrusion on performance of a breakwater integrated bent duct OWC WEC; 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference
The effect of lip extrusion on performance of a Breakwater Integrated Bent Duct OWC WEC; 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference
Tidal energy: a promising future resource for Tasmania; 3rd Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (AWTEC 2016)
Viscous effects on the performance of wave energy converters in shallow water; Australian Ocean Renewable Energy Symposium (AORES)

Research Projects

European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
New frontiers in renewable energy site exploration; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The Australian Wave Energy Prospectivity Atlas Mapping, Assessing and Forecasting Australia s Wave Energy Resources; Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
Tidal Energy in Australia - Assessing Resource and Feasibility to Australia's Future Energy Mix; Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
Towards an Australian capability in arrays of ocean wave-power machines; Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)

Research Candidate Supervision