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Ton van den Bremer Associate Professor in Fluid Mechanics

Professor

Ton van den Bremer DPhil (Oxon) MEng MPhil

Senior Research Fellow

Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow

Biography

Professor Ton van den Bremer holds an MEng in Civil Engineering from Imperial College London (2009) and MPhil in Economics (2011) as well as a DPhil in Engineering Science (2015) from the University of Oxford.

From 2015-2017, he was a Chancellor's Fellow in Geophysical Fluid Mechanics at the University of Edinburgh. Ton presently hold a Visiting Professorship at the University of Edinburgh.

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Most Recent Publications

The impact of removing the high-frequency spectral tail on rogue wave statistics

Tang T, Barratt D, Bingham HB, van den Bremer TS & Adcock TAA (2022), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 953

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Correct generation of the bound set-down for surface gravity wave groups in laboratory experiments of intermediate to shallow depth

Mortimer W, Raby A, Antonini A, Greaves D & van den Bremer TS (2022), Coastal Engineering, 174

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The Role of the Unsteady Surface Wave-Driven Ekman-Stokes Flow in the Accumulation of Floating Marine Litter

Cunningham HJ, Higgins C & van den Bremer TS (2022), JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 127(6)

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ON ROGUE WAVES GENERATED BY ABRUPT DEPTH TRANSITIONS

Li Z, Tang T, Draycott S, Li Y, van den Bremer T et al. (2022), Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 5-B

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THE IMPACT OF THE SPECTRAL TAIL ON THE KURTOSIS OF RANDOM SEAS

Barratt D, van den Bremer TS & Adcock TAA (2022), Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 5-B

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Research Interests

Ton's research interests are in geophysical fluid mechanics, understanding the role of nonlinearity in oceanic and atmospheric gravity waves. For his Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship, he is examining the role of waves in the transport and spreading of plastic pollution in the ocean.

Ton is also interested in stochastic processes, applied to the economics of natural resources and climate.

Most Recent Publications

The impact of removing the high-frequency spectral tail on rogue wave statistics

Tang T, Barratt D, Bingham HB, van den Bremer TS & Adcock TAA (2022), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 953

Altmetric score is

Correct generation of the bound set-down for surface gravity wave groups in laboratory experiments of intermediate to shallow depth

Mortimer W, Raby A, Antonini A, Greaves D & van den Bremer TS (2022), Coastal Engineering, 174

Altmetric score is

The Role of the Unsteady Surface Wave-Driven Ekman-Stokes Flow in the Accumulation of Floating Marine Litter

Cunningham HJ, Higgins C & van den Bremer TS (2022), JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 127(6)

Altmetric score is

ON ROGUE WAVES GENERATED BY ABRUPT DEPTH TRANSITIONS

Li Z, Tang T, Draycott S, Li Y, van den Bremer T et al. (2022), Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 5-B

Altmetric score is

THE IMPACT OF THE SPECTRAL TAIL ON THE KURTOSIS OF RANDOM SEAS

Barratt D, van den Bremer TS & Adcock TAA (2022), Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 5-B

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DPhil Opportunities

I am currently open to supervising DPhil candidates with an interest in my area of work. Please contact me to discuss your proposal.

Most Recent Publications

The impact of removing the high-frequency spectral tail on rogue wave statistics

Tang T, Barratt D, Bingham HB, van den Bremer TS & Adcock TAA (2022), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 953

Altmetric score is

Correct generation of the bound set-down for surface gravity wave groups in laboratory experiments of intermediate to shallow depth

Mortimer W, Raby A, Antonini A, Greaves D & van den Bremer TS (2022), Coastal Engineering, 174

Altmetric score is

The Role of the Unsteady Surface Wave-Driven Ekman-Stokes Flow in the Accumulation of Floating Marine Litter

Cunningham HJ, Higgins C & van den Bremer TS (2022), JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 127(6)

Altmetric score is

ON ROGUE WAVES GENERATED BY ABRUPT DEPTH TRANSITIONS

Li Z, Tang T, Draycott S, Li Y, van den Bremer T et al. (2022), Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 5-B

Altmetric score is

THE IMPACT OF THE SPECTRAL TAIL ON THE KURTOSIS OF RANDOM SEAS

Barratt D, van den Bremer TS & Adcock TAA (2022), Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 5-B

Altmetric score is
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