Delft3D - User Days (Day 2: Hydrodynamics)

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Boussinesqweg 1, Delft, Netherlands
Date 13 November 2018
Time 09:00 - 17:30
User Day
Registry fee € Free
Chair Edward Melger
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The Delft3D - User Days during the Delft Software Days (DSD-INT 2018) provide a unique venue for all Delft3D Flexible Mesh (Delft3D FM), Delft3D 4 and SOBEK users and developers worldwide to present the latest Delft3D applications, new scientific insights in modelling, the open source developments and our latest services, such as Compute as a Service (CaaS), Model as a Service (MaaS) and Data as a Service (DaaS).


From 2013 – 2018, several Delft3D beta testers worldwide have carried out practical applications and benchmark studies with the Delft3D FM Suite, including hydrodynamics (1D-2D-3D), waves, morphology, water quality, ecology, hydrology and real time control, using the modules D-Flow Flexible Mesh, D-Waves, D-Morphology, D-Water Quality, D-Hydrology and D-Real Time Control, respectively. The results on coastal, estuarine, river, rural and urban applications will be demonstrated during the Delft3D User Days 2018.

On this day, we will focus on Hydrodynamics (ocean, coastal, estuarine and lake). In addition to this, our cloud partner Nerdalize will launch a hybrid cloud platform specifically tailored to hydro engineers.


Other topics that might be of interest to you:

DAY 1: Hydrology and hydrodynamics (river, rural and urban)

DAY 3: Sediment transport and morphology

DAY 4: Water quality and ecology

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Schedule - Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Time Event
08:30 - 09:00 Arrival & Registration Deltares, Boussinesqweg 1
09:00 - 09:05 Welcome
09:05 - 10:30 Block 1
09:05 - 09:30 An Engineering Approach to construction of a Storm Surge Model for the Puget Sound, WA, USA
Edwin Elias, Deltares USA, Inc., USA
09:30 - 09:55 Characterizing the drivers of coral reef hydrodynamics at the Rowley Shoals, off northwestern Australia, using Delft3D FM
Camille Grimaldi, University of Western Australia, Australia
09:55 - 10:20 Simulating the hydrodynamics and thermodynamics of complex coral reef systems with Delft3D FM
Rebecca Green, University of Western Australia, Australia
10:20 - 10:30 Pitches DemoPlaza
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break and demos in DemoPlaza
11:00 - 12:15 Block 2
11:00 - 11:25 Efficient Parallel Surrogate Algorithm and Framework for Optimization of Parameter Estimation for Delft3D Lake Hydrodynamic Models
Xia Wei, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore
11:25 - 11:50 Reservoir temperature modelling, USA
Matt Boyington & Daniel Saint, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), USA
11:50 - 12:15 From global to local: Volvo Ocean Race 2018
Tony Minns, Deltares, The Netherlands
12:15 - 12:30 Delft3D Awards
12:30 - 12:40 Delft3D User Days 2018 Group Picture - Hydrodynamics (ocean, coastal, estuarine and lake)
12:40 - 14:00 Lunch break and demos in DemoPlaza
14:00 - 15:30 Block 3
14:00 - 14:25 Changes of River salinity in the coastal rivers of Bangladesh under the warming world
Saiful Islam, Institute of Water and Flood Management (IWFM), Bangladesh
14:25 - 14:50 3D Modelling of the FishMigrationRiver using Delft3D FM Suite including D-Real Time Control
Gijs van Banning, Arcadis, The Netherlands
14:50 - 15:15 A Methodology Study for Model Build and Calibration of 2D Hydrodynamic Models at Estuaries
Edward Shen, Ove ARUP & Partners, Hong Kong
15:15 - 15:30 Interactive session
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break and demos in DemoPlaza
16:00 - 17:30 Block 4
16:00 - 16:25 Tidal propagation and salt intrusion in the multi-channel estuarine system of the Mekong Delta, Vietnam
Sepehr Eslami Arab, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
16:25 - 17:15 Overview of the latest D-Flow FM developments
17:15 - 17:30 Plenary wrap up / Conclusion
17:30 - 18:30 Drinks