VOICE OF THE SEA: Wave Modeling

In this special online segment of Voice of the Sea, we’re talking with Nic Ulm about coastal engineering. Nic shows how he uses a wave tank to model the forces of waves on beaches and nearshore structures.


Nic is a PhD Student in the Dept. of Ocean and Resources Engineering. This segment was filmed during the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) 2019 Open House. Learn more about Open House and watch more presenters here.


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