Sunday October 27

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Workshop Registration Desk Open

6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Icebreaker

6:00 p.m. Session P: Poster Display

Developments in ensemble storm tide forecasting in Australia
Diana Greenslade, Michael Foley, Andrew Donaldson, Jason Brownlee, Jeff Kepert and John Bally
Global wave climate change from a community ensemble of wind-wave projections
Mark Hemer, Yalin Fan, Nobuhito Mori, Alvaro Semedo and Xiaolan Wang
A rare but damaging rogue wave from an unexpected direction
Johannes Gemmrich, Chris Garrett and Burkard Baschek
Evaluation of the Source and Travel-time of wave Energy reaching a Local Area (ESTELA)
Jorge Perez, Fernando Mendez and Melisa Menendez
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ExWaCli : Extreme waves and climate change: Accounting for uncertainties in design of marine structures
Elzbieta M. Bitner-Gregersen, Lars Ingolf Eide, Magnar Reistad and Arne Bang Huseby
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Operational wave forecasting at Environment Canada
N.B. Bernier, J. McLean, J.M. Belanger, M. Roch, S. Peel, R. Kumar, J.H Alves and H. Tolman
A wave setup estimation model for operational use
Nadao Kohno and Masatoshi Chikasawa
Simultaneous wind,wave and current measurements during a severe non-cyclonic squall event offshore Onslow Northwest Australia
S.R. Noreika and E.J. Foster
Validation of countermeasure system to the large swells on the east coast of Korea
T. Kim and J. Lee
Modelling North Atlantic noreasters with modern wave forecast models
Will Perrie, Bechara Toulany, Aron Roland, Mathieu Dutour-Sikiric, Changsheng Chen, Robert C. Beardsley, Jianhua Qi and Yongcun Hu
On the Development of an Operational SWAN model for the Black Sea
Adem Akpinar and Gerbrant Van Vledder
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Characterizing the Nearshore Wave Climate on the West Coast of Vancouver Island
Bryson Robertson, Bradley Buckham and Clayton Hiles
The SWAN model - recent developments
Marcel Zijlema and Gerbrant van Vledder
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Determining the approach direction of waves towards an FPSO
Alexander Hunt and Paul Taylor
Recent Advances in the NDBC Wave and Tsunami Measurement Programs
Richard H. Bouchard, Rodney Riley, Richard Dinoso, Karen Grissom, Walt McCall, George Mungov and Thomas Ryan
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Operational wave forecasting for weather sensitive operations in Broadhaven Bay Irish coast
Nina Winthur-Kaland
What is Hmo? Comparison of various measuring devices, validation in practice and discussion on wave height distribution
Patrick Dich Grode, Hans Fabricius Hansen, Henrik Kofoed-Hansen and Niels Jacob Tarp-Johansen
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Impact of a warmer climate on the future global wind sea and swell climates
Alvaro Semedo, Ralf Weisse and Andreas Sterl
Presenter: Alvaro Semedo

Monday October 28

8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction

Session A: Wave Measurement - In Situ

Chair: Val Swail

Are wave measurements actually ground truth?
8:50 a.m.
R.E. Jensen, V. Swail and T.J. Hesser
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9:10 a.m.
Intrisic variability in wave parameters and effect on wave statistics
9:30 a.m.
Elzbieta Bitner-Gregersen and Anne Karin Magnusson
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Extreme wave observations in deep ocean
9:50 a.m.
Takuji Waseda, Keiji Kiyomatsu, Tomoya Nishida, Wataru Fujimoto and Masato Shinchi
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Examining field measurements during the December 2012 storm in the North Sea
10:10 a.m.
Marios Christou, Richard Gibson and Graham Feld
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10:30 a.m. Break

Session B: Wave Measurement - Remote Sensing

Chair: Anne Karin Magnusson

What does a wave radar actually measure?
10:50 a.m.
Kevin Ewans, Philip Jonathan and Graham Feld
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On the imaging of surface gravity waves by marine radar: Implications for a moving platform
11:10 a.m.
Bjorn Lund, Clarence O. Collins III, Hans C. Graber and Eric Terrill
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High-Resolution Radar Wave and Current Measurements in Highly Inhomogeneous Coastal Areas
11:30 a.m.
Katrin Hessner, Konstanze Reichert and Jose Carlos Nieto Borge
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11:50 a.m. Lunch

Session C: Forecasting Dangerous Sea States

Chair: Hendrik Tolman

Forecasting extreme wave events in moderate and high sea states
1:30 p.m.
Anne Karin Magnusson and Jean Bidlot
Presenter: Anne Karin Magnusson
An approach for tough navigation sea information
1:50 p.m.
Nadao Kohno
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Freak Wave in Two Wave Systems
2:10 p.m.
Nobuhito Mori, Suzana Ilic and Jamie Luxmoore
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Incorporating breaking wave predictions in spectral wave forecast models
2:30 p.m.
Michael Banner and Russel Morison
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Predicting the wave breaking probability in deep to finite-depth waters
2:50 p.m.
Alex Babanin
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3:10 p.m. Break

Tropical cyclone generated rouge waves
3:30 p.m.
Clarence Olin Collins III
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Dangerous hardly visible seas from an installation contractor perspective
3:50 p.m.
Frank Melger
Presenter: Frank Melger

4:10 p.m. Discussion: Forecasting Dangerous Sea States

Chair: Andrew Saulter

5:30 p.m. Sessions end for day

Tuesday October 29

Session D: Advances in Storm Surge Modelling

Chair: Kevin Horsburgh

Hurricane Sandy (2012) Waves,Surge,and Circulation: Synoptic Analysis and Validation Using the SWAN+ADCIRC coupled wave-circulation model
8:30 a.m.
Joannes J. Westerink, M.E. Hope, A.B. Kennedy, H.J. Westerink, M.D. Powell, V.J. Cardone and A.T. Cox
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Surrogate modeling for storm waves and surge forecasts
8:50 a.m.
Jane McKee Smith, Jeffrey A. Melby, Alexandros A. Taflanidis and Andrew B. Kennedy
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Implications of Ice Cover on Storm Surge Dynamics in the Beaufort Sea
9:10 a.m.
Michael B. Salisbury, Andrew Cox and Val Swail
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Ensemble prediction of storm surge for the city of Venice
9:30 a.m.
R. Mel and P. Lionello
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The contribution of altimetry to storm surge modelling in the eSurge project
9:50 a.m.
Kevin Horsburgh, Phillip Harwood and Craig Donlon
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10:10 a.m. Break

Session E: Coastal Impacts and Inundation

Chair: Boram Lee

Tsunami inundation of complex coastal regions modeled in GPUSPH
10:30 a.m.
Robert A. Dalrymple, Brian Lindberg, Alexis Hérault, Giuseppe Bilotta and Eugenio Rustico
Presenter: Robert A. Dalrymple
A statistical description on the wind-coherent responses of sea surface heights off the U.S. West Coast
10:50 a.m.
Sung Yong Kim
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A semi-empirical approach for extreme sea-level early warning forecasts along the Italian coasts
11:10 a.m.
A. Bonaduce, N. Pinardi, G. Coppini, G.Nardone and F.Lalli
Presenter: A. Bonaduce
The WMO Coastal Inundation Forecasting Demonstration Project (CIFDP)
11:30 a.m.
Boram Lee, Don Resio and Val Swail
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11:50 p.m. Lunch

Session F: Risk

Chair: Don Resio

Estimation of storm surge hazards in the New York bight area
1:30 p.m.
Shannon Kay and Donald Resio
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The importance of spatial scales in coastal flood risk assessment
1:50 p.m.
Jen Irish and Donald T. Resio
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Modelling coastal flood risk in the data poor Bay of Bengal region
2:10 p.m.
Matt Lewis, Kevin Horsburgh and Paul Bates
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Dealing with extreme storm surges in The Netherlands
2:30 p.m.
Hans de Vries
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Measurement of winter swell transformation and breaking over a narrow steep shelf reef system
2:50 p.m.
Juan Gonzalez-Lopez, Joannes Westerink, Andrew Kennedy, Miguel Canals, Jane M. Smith, Andre van der Westhuysen, Rick Luettich, Julio M. Morell and Jorge E. Capella
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3:10 p.m. Break

Session G: Design

Chair: Kevin Ewans

Multidimensional covariate effects in spatial and joint extremes
3:50 p.m.
Philip Jonathan, Kevin Ewans and David Randell
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Wind and Wave Extremes over the World Oceans From Very Large Forecast Ensembles
4:10 p.m.
Oyvind Breivik, Ole Johan Aarnes, Saleh Abdalla and Jean-Raymond Bidlot
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Environmental contour method: An approximate method for obtaining characteristic response extremes for design purposes
4:30 p.m.
Sverre Haver, Kjersti Bruserud and Gro Sagli Baarholm
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Probability of occurrence of rogue sea states and consequences for design
4:50 p.m.
Elzbieta M. Bitner-Gregersen and Alessandro Toffoli
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5:10 p.m. Sessions end for day

Wednesday October 30

Session H: Operational Wave Forecasting

Chair: Jean Bidlot

The 4th public release of WAVEWATCH III
8:30 a.m.
Hendrik L. Tolman
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Recent improvements in the operational wave forecasting system of Météo-France : Modelling and assimilation
8:50 a.m.
Lotfi Aouf and Jean-Michel Lefevre
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Unified Global and Regional Wave Model on a Multi-Resolution Grid
9:10 a.m.
Jian-Guo Li and Andrew Saulter
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Ensemble Kalman Filter Based Data Assimilation in Wave Models
9:30 a.m.
Paula Etala and Pablo Echevarría
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CFSR surface wind calibration for wave modelling purposes
9:50 a.m.
Sander Hulst and Gerbrant van Vledder
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10:10 a.m. Break

Session I: Operational Wave and Storm Surge Forecasting

Chair: Nadao Kohno

Inclusion of sea ice attenuation in an operational wave model
10:30 a.m.
Jean Raymond Bidlot, Martin J. Doble and Yongming Tang
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Toward operational long-range deterministic and ensemble storm surge prediction systems for Atlantic Canada
10:50 a.m.
Natacha B. Bernier and Keith R. Thompson
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Wave Information Sensitivity for Ocean Currents Under Typhoon Condition
11:10 a.m.
Junichi Ninomiya, Nobuhito Mori, Tomohiro Yasuda, Hajime Mase and John Warner
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11:30 a.m. Lunch

Session J: Wave Modelling - Wave-wave Interactions

Chair: Mike Banner

Application of the two-scale approximation of the wave-wave interaction source term in wind-wave modeling
1:30 p.m.
Christopher J. Bender, Charles E. Long and Donald T Resio
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A two-scale approximation for wave-wave Interactions in operational wave forecast models
1:50 p.m.
Will Perrie, Bash Toulany, Aron Roland and Don Resio
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Inter-comparison study of methods for computing non-linear four-wave interactions in discrete spectral wave models
2:10 p.m.
Gerbrant van Vledder and Noriaki Hashimoto
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Problems with detailed-balance calculations of SNL and possible alternative estimation methods
2:30 p.m.
Donald Resio, Dorukhan Ardag and Christopher Bender
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The source term balance and consistent spectral shapes in 3G models
2:50 p.m.
Don Resio
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3:10 p.m. Break and Poster Session

Session K: Wave Modelling - Nearshore

Chair: Gerbrant van Vledder

Nonlinear waves over vegetation
4:10 p.m.
James Kaihatu and Aravinda Venkattaramanan
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Spatial Variability of Directional Misalignment between Waves and Wind in the Baltic Sea-model Study
4:30 p.m.
Victor Alari and Gerbrant Ph. Van Vledder
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4:50 p.m. Sessions end for day

6:00 p.m. Reception

7:00 p.m. Banquet

Thursday October 31

Session L: Wave-Current Interactions


Improving wave model validation based on RMSE
8:30 a.m.
L. Mentaschi, G. Besio and A. Mazzino
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First studies with the high-resolution coupled wave current model CWAM and other aspects of the project Sea State Monitor
8:50 a.m.
Jens Kieser, Thomas Bruns, Anja Lindenthal, Thorger Brüning, Frank Janssen, Arno Behrens, Xiao-Ming Li, Susanne Lehner and Andrey Pleskachevsky
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Coupled wave-ocean modeling system in the Mediterranean Sea
9:10 a.m.
E. Clementi, P. Oddo, G. Korres, M. Drudi and N. Pinardi
Presenter: E. Clementi
The Stokes drift and wave induced-mass flux in the North Pacific
9:30 a.m.
Hitoshi Tamura, Yasumasa Miyazawa and Lie-Yauw Oey
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9:50 a.m. Break

Session M: Wave Climate Trend and Variability

Chair: Oyvind Breivik

Linear trends of wind speed and wave height based on ERA-INTERIM at different forecast range - 1979-2011
10:10 a.m.
Ole Johan Aarnes, Saleh Abdalla, Jean-Raymond Bidlot, Oyvind Breivik, Alvaro Semedo and Andreas Sterl
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Estimation of local monthly wave climate indices
10:30 a.m.
P. Camus, F. J. Méndez, I.J. Losada, M. Menéndez, A. Espejo, J. Pérez, A. Rueda and Y.Guanche
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Exploring spectral wave climate variability using a weather-type approach
10:50 a.m.
Antonio Espejo, Fernando J. Méndez, IĄigo J. Losada and Paula Camus
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A Bayesian Hierarchical Space-Time Model Applied to High-Resolution Hindcast Data of Signicant Wave Height
11:10 a.m.
Erik Vanem
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Marine storminess (1880-2012) from VOS: climate variability in wind wave extremes and geometry
11:30 a.m.
Sergey Gulev and Vika Grigorieva
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Global Wave Climate Trend and Variability
11:50 a.m.
Andrew Cox, Vince Cardone, Xiaolan Wang and Val Swail
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12:10 p.m. Lunch

Session N: Wave Hindcasts

Chair: Andrew Cox

A 30-year global wave hindcast focussed on the South Pacific
1:30 p.m.
Tom Durrant, Diana Greenslade, Mark Hemer and Claire Trenham
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Wind Sea and Swell Waves in the Nordic Seas
1:50 p.m.
Alvaro Semedo, Roberto Vettor, ?yvind Breivik, Andreas Sterl, Magnar Reistad and Carlos Guedes Soares
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Wind waves variability in the Atlantic and Caribbean Sea
2:10 p.m.
J. Antonio Salinas, M. Eugenia Maya and Diana Ramierz
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A 34-year Nearshore Wave Hindcast for Ireland (Atlantic and Irish Sea Coasts): Wave Climate and Energy Resource Assessment
2:30 p.m.
Sarah Gallagher, Roxana Tiron and Frederic Dias
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Implementation and development of optimised spectral wave hindcasting techniques
2:50 p.m.
Damien Tocquer, Guillaume Lanardie and Oliver Jones
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Modelling Very Extreme Storm Seas (VESS)
3:10 p.m.
Vince Cardone, Brian Callahan, Henry Chen, Andrew Cox, Mike Morrone and Val Swail
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3:30 p.m. Break

Session O: Storm Surge Climate and Projections

Chair: Mark Hemer

The wave and surge climate of the NW European continental shelf
3:50 p.m.
Judith Wolf, Lucy Bricheno, Jenny Brown and Pedro Osuna
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Climate simulations of storm surges and wind waves in the Mediterranean Sea
4:10 p.m.
P.Lionello, L.Marzo and D.Conte
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4:30 p.m. Sessions end for the day

Friday November 1

Session Q: Ocean Wave Climate Projections - COWCLIP

Chair: Sergey Gulev

CMIP5 multi-model projected changes in global ocean surface wave heights
8:30 a.m.
Xiaolan L. Wang, Yang Feng and Val R. Swail
Presenter: Xiaolan L. Wang
The added value of using nested high resolution WaveWatch3 grids for quantification of extreme wave events along the U.S. and Canadian West Coasts in response to 21st century CMIP5 winds
8:50 a.m.
Li H. Erikson, Christie Hegermiller, Patrick L. Barnard and Peter Ruggiero
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Estimates of the contribution of wind-waves in the coupled ocean-atmosphere climate system
9:10 a.m.
Mark Hemer, Baylor Fox-Kemper, Ramsey Harcourt and Elodie Charles
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Parameterization of a wave-dependent surface roughness: A step towards a fully coupled atmosphere-ocean-sea ice-wave system
9:30 a.m.
Elodie Charles and Mark Hemer
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Ocean Surface Gravity Waves and Climate Modeling
9:50 a.m.
Yalin Fan and Stephen M. Griffies
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10:10 a.m. Break

Session R: Ocean Wave Climate Projections

Chair: Xiaolan Wang

Future Projections of Global Wave Climate by Multi-SST and Multi-Physics Ensemble Experiments
10:30 a.m.
Tomoya Shimura, Nobuhito Mori, Tomohiro Yasuda and Hajime Mase
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Assessing Wave Climate Trends in the Bay of Biscay Through an Intercomparison of Wave Hindcasts and Reanalysis
10:50 a.m.
F. Paris, S. Lecacheux and D. Idier
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Wave hindcast and climate change scenario simulations for the North and Baltic Sea
11:10 a.m.
Nikolaus Groll, Ralf Weisse and Iris Grabemann
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Possible wave climate changes in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas under warming climate change scenarios
11:30 p.m.
Will Perrie, Lanli Guo, Zhenxia Long and Bechara Toulany
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11:50 p.m. Closing Remarks

12:15 p.m. Workshop Ends

1:30 p.m. COWCLIP meeting starts