Coastal models
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Program  Description  Developer  Download  PyMT 

1D ParticleBased Hillslope Evolution Model  1D probabilistic, particlebased model of hillslope evolution for studying hillslope equilibration and response to perturbations.  Calvert, Jacob  
1DBreachingTurbidityCurrent  1D Breaching Turbidity current model for generating continuous turbidity currents  Eke, Esther  
2DFLOWVEL  Tidal & winddriven coastal circulation routine  Slingerland, Rudy  
ADCIRC  Coastal Circulation and Storm Surge Model  Luettich, Rick  
AlluvStrat  Rulesbased model to generate a 2dimensional cross section of alluvial stratigraphy based on fluvial processes  Wickert, Andy  
AquaTellUs  Fluvialdominated delta sedimentation model  Overeem, Irina  
Auto marsh

Cellula automata model for salt marsh evolution with variable soil resistance under wind waves attack  Leonardi, Nicoletta  
Avulsion

Stream avulsion model  Hutton, Eric  
BOM  Bergen Ocean Model  Berntsen, Jarle  
Barrier Inlet Environment (BRIE) Model  Coastal barrier island transgression model  Nienhuis, Jaap  
Bifurcation  Flowpartitioning and avulsion in a river delta bifurcation  Salter, Gerard  
CEM  Coastline evolution model  Murray, A. Brad  
CMFT  Coupled salt Marsh  tidal Flat Transect model  Mariotti, Giulio  
Cliffs  Numerical model to compute tsunami propagation and runup on land in the shallowwater approximation  Tolkova, Elena  
Coastal Dune Model  Evolution of Coastal Foredunes  Durán Vinent, Orencio  
Cross Shore Sediment Flux  CrossShore Sediment Flux Equations  Ortiz, Alejandra  
DELTA  Simulates circulation and sedimentation in a 2D turbulent plane jet and resulting delta growth  Slingerland, Rudy  
DROG3D  3DIMENSIONAL DROGUE TRACKING ALGORITHM FOR A FINITE ELEMENT GRID WITH LINEAR FINITE ELEMENTS  Blanton, Brian  
Delft3D  3D hydrodynamic and sediment transport model  Delft3D, Support  
DeltaRCM  River delta formation and evolution model with channel dynamics  Liang, Man  
DeltaRCM Vegetation  Deltabuilding model DeltaRCM expanded to include vegetation  Lauzon, Rebecca  
DeltaSIM  Processresponse model simulating the evolution and stratigraphy of fluvial dominated deltaic systems  Hoogendoorn, Bob  
ELCIRC  EulerianLagrangian CIRCulation  Zhang, Yinglong  
FUNDY  a 3D diagnostic model for continental shelf circulation studies  Naimie, Christopher  
FUNWAVE  Fully Nonlinear Boussinesq Wave Model  Kirby, Jim  
FVCOM  The Unstructured Grid Finite Volume Coastal Ocean Model  Chen, Changsheng  
FVshock  Finite Volume twodimensional shockcapturing model.  Canestrelli, Alberto  
GEOMBEST  Geomorphic Model of Barrier, Estuarine, and Shoreface Translations  Moore, Laura  
GEOMBEST++  Geomorphic model of barrier, estaurine, and shoreface translations plus dynamic marsh plus waves  Lauzon, Rebecca  
GEOMBEST++Seagrass  Geomorphic Model of Barrier, Estuarine, and Shoreface Translations + Marsh + Seagrass  Reeves, Ian  
GEOMBESTPlus  2D crossshore geomorphological model of barrier island and marsh response to sea level rise.  Walters, David  
GISS GCM ModelE  GISS GCM ModelE  Schmidt, Gavin  
GNE  Set of biogeochemical submodels that predicts river export  Seitzinger, Sybil  
GeoClaw

Depthaveraged fluid dynamics for modeling geophysical flows and wave propagation  LeVeque, Randall  
HexWatershed  A watershed delineation model based on hexagonal mesh grid  Liao, Chang  
Hyper  2D Turbidity Current model  Imran, Jasim  
Inflow  Steadystate hyperpycnal flow model  Hutton, Eric  
LOADEST  Software for estimating constituent loads in streams and rivers  Runkel, Rob  
LTRANS  The Larval TRANSport Lagrangian model (LTRANS) is an offline particletracking model that runs with the stored predictions of a 3D hydrodynamic model, specifically the Regional Ocean Modeling System (ROMS).  North, Elizabeth  
Landlab  Python software framework for writing, assembling, and running 2D numerical models  Tucker, Greg  
MARSSIM  Landform evolution model  Howard, Alan  
MCPM

A stand alone model for the morphological evolution of an idealized transect across a marsh channelandplatform.  Mariotti, Giulio  
MarshMorpho2D  2D longterm marsh evolution model based on tidal dispersion  Mariotti, Giulio  
MarshPondModel  2D marsh evolution model focused on pond dynamics  Mariotti, Giulio  
Mrip  Mrip is a selforganization type model for the formation and dynamics of megaripples in the nearshore.  Gallagher, Edith  
NUBBLE  A turbulent boundary layer model for the linearized shallow water equations  Naimie, Christopher  
NearCoM  Nearshore Community Model  Kirby, James  
OceanWaves  Calculate wavegenerated bottom orbital velocities from surface wave parameters  Wiberg, Patricia  
OlaFlow

Wave generation and active absorption interaction with porous structures framework  Higuera, Pablo  
Plume  Hypopycnal sediment plume  Hutton, Eric  
PointTidalflat  Point Model for Tidal Flat Evolution model  Fagherazzi, Sergio  
PyDeltaRCM  Reduced complexity river delta formation and evolution model with channel dynamics  Perignon, Mariela  
QUODDY  A stateoftheart finiteelement computer simulation program for coastal ocean circulation modeling  Lynch, Kristina  
REFDIF  Phaseresolving parabolic refractiondiffraction model for ocean surface wave propagation.  Kirby, James  
SBM  Sorted Bedform Model  Murray, A. Brad  
SELFE  Semiimplicit Eulerian–Lagrangian Finite Element  Zhang, Yinglong  
SLAMM 6.7

The Sea Level Affecting Marshes Model (SLAMM)  Clough, Jonathan  
SPHYSICS  Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics code  Dalrymple, Robert  
STORM  Windfield simulator for a cyclone  Slingerland, Rudy  
STSWM  NCAR Spectral Transform Shallow Water Model  Hack, James  
STVENANT  1D gradually varied flow routine  Slingerland, Rudy  
STWAVE  SteadyState Spectral Wave Model  Smith, Jane  
SWAN  SWAN is a thirdgeneration wave model  SWAN, Team  
Sakura  3 Equation hyperpycnal flow model  Kubo, Yusuke  
SedBerg  An iceberg drift and melt model, developed to simulate sedimentation in highlatitude glaciated fjords.  Mugford, Ruth  
SedFoam2.0  A multidimensional Eulerian twophase model for sediment transport (version 2.0)  Chauchat, Julien  
Sedflux  Basin filling stratigraphic model  Hutton, Eric  
WAVEREF  Wave refraction routine  Slingerland, Rudy  
WAVEWATCH III ^TM  Spectral wind wave model  Tolman, Hendrik  
WINDSEA  Deep water significant wave height and period simulator during a hurricane routine  Slingerland, Rudy  
WRFHydro

The WRFHydro® Modeling System, an opensource community model, is used for a range of projects, including flash flood prediction, regional hydroclimate impacts assessment, seasonal forecasting of water resources, and landatmosphere coupling studies. It produces forecasts and analyses for all major terrestrial watercycle components: Precipitation, Streamflow, Soil moisture, Snowpack, Flooding, Groundwater.  McAllister, Molly  
WSGFAM  Wave and current supported sediment gravity flow model  Friedrichs, Carl  
Wetland3P

A 3point dynamic model for the morphological evolution of a backbarrier basin composed by marshes and mudflats  mariotti, giulio  
XBeach  Morphological changes, nearshore currents, wave propagation and sediment transport model  Roelvink, Dano 
Program  Description  Developer  Download  PyMT 

BatTri  A graphical Matlab interface to the C language 2D quality finite element grid generator Triangle.  Shewchuk, Jonathan  
CoastMorpho2D

Long term 2D morphodynamics of coastal areas  Mariotti, Giulio  
Dakotathon

A Python API for the Dakota iterative systems analysis toolkit.  Piper, Mark  
DeltaClassification

Geometry classification of delta islands  Perignon, Mariela  
EstuarineMorphologyEstimator

Empirical Assessment Tool for Bathymetry, Flow Velocity and Salinity in Estuaries Based on Tidal Amplitude and RemotelySensed Imagery  Leuven, Jasper  
FwDET

Calculate floodwater depth based on an inundation polygon (e.g. from remote sensing) and a DEM  Cohen, Sagy  
ModelParameterDictionary  Tool written in Python for reading model input parameters from a simple formatted text file.  Tucker, Greg  
OpenFOAM  Open Field Operation and Manipulation is a toolbox for the development of customized numerical solvers.  Weller, Henry  
OptimalCycleID

A numerical method to analyse a vertical succession of strata and identify the most cyclical arrangement of constituent facies  Burgess, Peter  
OrderID  A method to test for order in a vertical succession of strata  Burgess, Peter  
Permafrost Benchmark System

The PBS is a webbased tool for conducting benchmarking studies of permafrost models.  Piper, Mark 
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