BARDEX II (Barrier Dynamics Experiment) is a research projected funded by the European Union and takes place in the Delta Flume in the Netherlands from May to July. The overall aim of the project is to increase our understanding of sediment transport processes on sandy beaches. The project is hosted by Deltares and 25 researchers from 9 different universities (Algarve, Bordeaux, Copenhagen, Delaware, New Hampshire, New South Wales, Plymouth, Southampton, Utrecht) are involved.
Monday, 21 May 2012
The French team (Bruno Castelle and Philippe Bonneton) have been doing some preliminary numerical modelling to give us some idea of what to expect and help us decide where to put our instruments. The animated gifs below show some of the model runs. For more infomation, please ask Bruno or Philippe.