Delft3D and XBeach User Day: Coastal morphodynamics

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Boussinesqweg 1, Delft, The Netherlands
Date 13 November 2019
Time 09:00 - 17:30
User Day
Registry fee € Free
Chair Robert McCall


The topic of this event is Coastal Morphodynamics. It is our joint XBeach User Day and Delft3D User Day (Day 3b).

Users and developers will show the latest in process-based (based on physical principles) modelling, simulating nearshore hydrodynamics and morphodynamics on temporal and spatial scales ranging from decades and entire coastal systems, to individual storm events and coastal transects. Talks will focus around the ShorelineS/UNIBEST-CL, Delft3D 4, Delft3D FM and XBeach modelling packages, and speakers include users and software developers presenting innovative applications, research and model development.

4-day Delft3D - User Days 2019 and joint XBeach - Delft3D User Day on coastal morphodynamics
The Delft3D - User Days during the Delft Software Days (DSD-INT 2019) provide a unique venue for all Delft3D FM, Delft3D 4, SOBEK and XBeach users and developers worldwide to present the latest applications, new scientific insights in modelling, the open source developments and our latest services. Other topics that might be of interest to you:

DAY 1: Hydrology and hydrodynamics (river, rural and urban), including 1D2D flood modelling
DAY 2: Hydrodynamics (ocean, coastal, estuarine and lake)
DAY 3a: River Morphodynamics
DAY 4: Water quality and ecology

Schedule - Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Time Event
08:30 - 09:00 Arrival & Registration Deltares, Boussinesqweg 1
09:00 - 09:05 Welcome
09:05 - 10:20 Block 1
09:05 - 09:30 ShorelineS and future coastline modelling
Dano Roelvink, IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, The Netherlands
09:30 - 09:55 Mangrove diversity loss may be inevitable under sea level rise and human pressures
Danghan Xie, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
09:55 - 10:20 Effects of peat compaction on the morphodynamics of a fluvial-tidal basin
Lonneke Roelofs, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
10:20 - 11:00 Coffee Break and demos in DemoPlaza
11:00 - 12:15 Block 2
11:00 - 11:25 Implementation and application of the SANTOSS sand transport formula in Delft3D
Jebbe van der Werf, Deltares, The Netherlands
11:25 - 11:50 Morphological effects of the installation of the OWF Borssele export cables
Kimberley Koudstaal, WaterProof Marine Consultancy & Services B.V., The Netherlands
11:50 - 12:15 Modelling human interventions and salt marsh dynamics in the Wadden Sea
Rutger Siemes, HKV Lijn in Water BV, The Netherlands
12:15 - 12:25 Delft3D and XBeach User Day Group Picture - Coastal morphodynamics
12:25 - 14:00 Lunch break and demos in DemoPlaza
14:00 - 15:15 Block 3
14:00 - 14:25 Transitioning our model instrumentarium: Vlaamse Baaien in D-Flow FM
Marlies van der Lugt, Deltares, The Netherlands
14:25 - 14:50 SPIT: application of a novel sediment pathway visualization method
Edwin Elias, Deltares/DeltaresUSA, The Netherlands
14:50 - 15:15 AeoLiS: towards an engineering tool for aeolian sediment transport and dune modelling
Bart van Westen, Deltares
15:15 - 16:00 Coffee break and demos in DemoPlaza
16:00 - 16:50 Block 4
16:00 - 16:25 Using Multilevel Monte Carlo methods to assess erosion/flood risk in the coastal zone
Mariana Clare, Imperial College London, UK
16:25 - 16:50 Coral Restoration for Coastal Hazard Risk Reduction
Floor Roelvink, Deltares, The Netherlands
16:50 - 17:00 Wrap up / Conclusion
17:00 - 18:30 Drinks