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Vice Chair for Community Engagement
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     Chris Thomas
     Chris Thomas

Revision as of 18:20, 6 October 2014

Coastal Working Group

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Chair

Brad Murray

Vice Chair for Community Engagement

    Chris Thomas

Vice Chair for Coastal Vulnerability

    Hans Peter Plag

Introduction

The Coastal Working Group (currently 791 members) deals with delta, estuary, bays and lagoons, and nearshore challenges.

Its working goals are to:

  • Evaluate present knowledge of processes in coastal environments including the human component of those systems
  • Identify numerical models presently in use and Identify gaps in knowledge and areas where model development or improvement is needed.
  • Work with the community to populate the CSDMS model toolkit with models of all sorts, ranging from analytical and simplified numerical models that can be shared with the scientific community in stand-alone form, to numerical models that can be linked to models of other environments, via CSDMS, to allow new sorts of questions to be addressed.
  • To motivate and support populating the toolkit by catalysing collaborations (and proposals) to address interesting and relevant science questions requiring model development and/or model coupling (via Basic Model Interfaces) across different environments, including coastal, terrestrial and marine domains.

Coastal WG links

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