Gerhard Gayer

Hydrodynamics and Data Assimilation
Scientist
Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1506
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-41506
E-mail contact

Wave (and current) modelling:


NESS project (statistical atlas of waves in North Sea)
AWG (military weather service, installation of fore- and hindcast system for Baltic Sea)
MUMM (Belgian weather service, installation of fore- and hindcast system for North Sea)
SMHI (Swedish weather service, installation of fore- and hindcast system for Baltic Sea)
Oderhaff project (hydrodynamical and wave modelling)
PROMISE project (current atlas in Sylt/ Römö Bight)
Delphin Sand project (impact of dredging on wave climate)
BAW (small scale wave model applications in German Bight including wave statistics, wave refraction modelling in Elbe estuary, installation of wave model on unstructured grid).
Elbe flood 2002 (high resolution current modelling
Borkum Riff (wave atlas for extreme events
Butendiek (wave atlas for extreme events)
HIPOCAS (wave and current hindcast)
MARCOPOLI (wave hindcast)

SPM modelling (due to waves and currents):


BSH (installation of spm module in transport model)
YEOS project (Yellow Sea Observational System), installation of spm model at KORDI (South Corean authority) and in Quingdao (China)
GOTM (extension of GOTM with a spm module)

Tsunami:


GITEWS (establishing a fine scale atlas of possible tsunami inundations for the Indonesian coast)

Data analysis:


Of North Sea/ Baltic Sea wave model/ hydrodynamical model data, buoy data, scanfish and glider data of Black Sea wave model data, buoy data, satellite data