Professor Robert A. Dalrymple

E.C. Davis Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Home Office
18 Harvest Lane Center for Applied Coastal Research
Newark, DE 19711 Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
(302) 368 1709 University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716
TEL: (302) 831 2440; FAX: (302) 831 1228
www.coastal.udel.edu/faculty/dalrymple.html


Personal

Nationality: U. S. Citizen
Place of Birth : Camp Rucker, Alabama
Date of Birth : May 30, 1945
Marital Status : Married, 1 child

Education

University of Florida Ph.D. 1973 Civil and Coastal Engineering
University of Hawaii M.S. 1968 Ocean Engineering
Dartmouth College A.B. 1967 Engineering Sciences

Professional Experience

Edward C. Davis Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1996-present
Director and Founder, Center for Applied Coastal Research, University of Delaware, 1989-2001.
Visiting Professor, Johns Hopkins University, 1999-2000
Acting Chair, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Delaware, 1994.
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Delaware, 1984 to present. Also, Professor of Marine Studies, College of Marine Studies, 1984-present.
Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Delaware, 1977 to 1984. Also, Associate Professor of Marine Studies, College of Marine Studies.
Assistant Dean, College of Engineering, University of Delaware, 1980 to January 1982
Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Delaware, 1973 to 1977. Also, Assistant Professor of Marine Studies, College of Marine Studies.
Graduate Research Associate, Department of Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering, University of Florida, 1971 to 1973.
Assistant in Engineering, Department of Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering, University of Florida, 1968 to 197l.

Major Research Interests

Coastal engineering, wave mechanics, fluid mechanics, littoral processes, and tidal inlets.

Societies

American Society of Civil Engineers, Fellow; Association of Coastal Engineers, Secretary; American Geophysical Union; American Shore and Beach Preservation Association; International Association for Hydraulic Research; American Academy of Mechanics: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics; American Society for Engineering Education.

Honors

International Coastal Engineering Award, ASCE, 1999.
Moffatt-Nichol Harbor and Coastal Engineering Award, ASCE, 1996.
6th Special Faculty Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Educational Program of the College of Engineering, University of Delaware, 1989.
Editor's Citation for Excellence in Refereeing for Journal of Geophysical Research--Oceans, 1993.
Listed in Who's Who in the East, Who's Who in Technology, American Men and Women in Science.

Service

(Founding) Board of Govenors, Coastal, Ocean, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI), ASCE, 2000-present.
Executive Committee, ASCE, Waterways, Ports, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, 1999-2000
Task Committee for Coasts,Oceans,Ports, and Rivers Institute, 1999-2000
Secretary, Association of Coastal Engineers, 1998-present.
Editorial Board, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 1995-1999.
Editorial Board, Coastal Engineering, 1997-present.
Civilian Member, Coastal Engineering Research Board, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1989-1993.
Member, Coastal Engineering Research Council, ASCE, 1992-present.
Chair, Committee of Coastal Engineering Research and Educational Needs, National Research Council, Marine Board, 1997-1998.
Member, Advisory Council of Intl. Conf. on Coastal & Port Engineering in Developing Countries, 1998-present
Founder and moderator of coastal_list, an email list for coastal engineering (1995-2002).
Founder and maintainer of the Coastal Engineering Page (1999-present)
Council Member, Delaware Association of Professional Engineers, 1990-1992.

Registration

Registered Professional Engineer, State of Delaware, #5070

Publications

    Books

  1. Water Wave Mechanics for Engineers and Scientists, R. G. Dean and R.A. Dalrymple, Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, Inc., ISBN 0-13-946038-1, 1984. Reprinted Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co., ISBN 981-02-0420-5, 1991.

  2. Physical Modelling in Coastal Engineering , editor, Rotterdam: A. A. Balkema, Inc., ISBN 90-6191-516-3, 1985.

  3. Coastal Hydrodynamics, editor, Proceedings of the Specialty Conference, New York: American Society of Civil Engineers, ISBN 0-87262- 606-7, 1987.

  4. Responding to Changes in Sea Level: Engineering Implications, member, Nat. Res. Council Marine Board Committee, National Academy Press, R.G. Dean, Chair, ISBN 0-309-3781-6, Washington, 1987.

  5. Educational and Research Needs in Coastal Engineering, chair, Nat. Res. Council Marine Board Committee, National Academy Press, ISBN 0-309-06381-7, Washington, 1999.

  6. Coastal Processes with Engineering Applications, R.G. Dean and R.A. Dalrymple, Cambridge University Press, 2002.
  7. Journal Articles, Book Chapters

  8. Dalrymple, R.A.,``A Finite Amplitude Wave on Linear Shear Current, '' Journal of Geophysical Research, 79, 30, 4498-4504, 1974.
  9. Dalrymple, R.A. and R. G. Dean, ``Waves of Maximum Height on Uniform Currents,'' Journal of Waterways, Harbors and Coastal Engineering Division, ASCE, 101, No. WW3, August 1974.
  10. Dalrymple, R.A., ``A Mechanism for Rip Current Generation on an Open Coast,'' Journal of Geophysical Research, 60, 24, 1975.
  11. Dalrymple, R.A. and G.A. Lanan, ``Beach Cusps Formed by Intersecting Waves,'' Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, 87, No. 1, January 1976.
  12. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Wave-Induced Mass Transport in Water Waves,'' Journal Waterways, Harbors and Coastal Engineering Division, ASCE, 102, May 1976.
  13. Thompson, W.W. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A History of Indian River Inlet, Delaware,'' Shore and Beach, 44, No. 2, July 1976.
  14. Dalrymple, R.A. and J.C. Cox, ``Symmetric Finite Amplitude Rotational Water Waves,'' Journal of Physical Oceanography , 6, No. 6, 1976.
  15. Dalrymple, R.A., R.A. Eubanks, and W.A. Birkemeier, ``Wave-Induced Circulation in Shallow Basins,'' Journal of the Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Division , ASCE, 103, February 1977.
  16. Tayfun, M.A., C. Y. Yang and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Random Wave-Current Interactions in Water of Varying Depth,'' Ocean Engineering , 6, No. 3, 1977.
  17. Dalrymple, R.A., ``A Numerical Model for Periodic Finite Amplitude Waves on a Rotational Fluid,'' Journal of Computational Physics , 24, No. 1, 1977
  18. Dalrymple, R.A. and P. L-F. Liu, ``Waves Over Soft Muds: A Two-Layer Fluid Model,'' Journal of Physical Oceanography , 8, No. 6, 1978.
  19. Dalrymple, R.A. and C. Lozano, ``Wave-Current Interaction Models for Rip Currents,'' Journal of Geophysical Research , 83, No. C12, 1978.
  20. Liu, P.L.-F. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Bottom Frictional Stresses and Longshore Currents due to Waves with Large Angles of Incidence,'' Journal of Marine Research , 32, No. 2, 1979.
  21. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Longshore Currents with Wave-Current Interaction,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Division , ASCE, 106, No. WW3, 1980.
  22. Kirby, J.T., R.A. Dalrymple and P.L.-F. Liu, ``Modification of Edge Waves by Barred-Beach Topography,'' Coastal Engineering , 5, 1981.
  23. Dean, R.G., R.A. Dalrymple, and R.T. Hudspeth, ``Force Coefficients from Wave Project I and II Data Including Free Surface Effects,'' Society of Petroleum Engineers Journal , 21, No. 6, 1981.
  24. Dalrymple, R.A., and J. Fowler, ``Bragg Scattering by Pile Supported Structures,'' Journal of the Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Division , ASCE, 108, August, 1982.
  25. Dalrymple, R.A., ``An Introduction to Physical Modelling,'' in Physical Modelling in Coastal Engineering , A. A. Balkema, 1984.
  26. Dalrymple, R.A., and M. Greenberg, ``Directional Wave Makers,'' in Physical Modelling in Coastal Engineering , A.A. Balkema, 67--79, 1984.
  27. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Propagation of Obliquely Incident Water Waves over a Trench,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 133, 47-63, 1983.
  28. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Parabolic Equation for the Combined Refraction-Diffraction of Stokes Waves by Mildly Varying Topography,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 136, 453-466, 1983.
  29. Dalrymple, R.A., J.T. Kirby and P.A. Hwang, ``Wave Diffraction due to Areas of Energy Dissipation,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 110, WW1, 67-79, 1984.
  30. Liu, P.L.-F. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``The Damping of Gravity Water Waves Due to Percolation,'' Coastal Engineering , 8, 33-49, 1984.
  31. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Oblique Envelope Solutions of the Davey-Stewartson Equations in Intermediate Water Depth,'' Physics of Fluids , 26, 10, 1983.
  32. Dalrymple, R.A., P.A. Hwang and P. L-F. Liu, ``Water Waves and Circular Damping Regions,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 110, 2,1984.
  33. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Verification of a Parabolic Equation for Propagation of Weakly-Nonlinear Waves,'' Coastal Engineering , 8, 1984.
  34. Dally, W.R. R. G. Dean and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Wave Height Variation Across Beaches of Arbitrary Profile,'' Journal of Geophysical Research , 90, 6, 11917--11927, 1985.
  35. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Modeling Waves in Surfzones and Around Islands,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 112, 1, 1986.
  36. Dalrymple, R.A., R. B. Biggs, R. G. Dean and H. Wang. ``Bluff Recession Rates in Chesapeake Bay,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 112, 1, 1986.
  37. Dalrymple, R.A., and J.T. Kirby, ``Water Waves Over Ripples,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 112, 1, 1986.
  38. Dalrymple, R.A. and P. Solana, ``Nonuniqueness in Stream Function Wave Theory,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 112, 2, 1986.
  39. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``An Approximate Model for Nonlinear Dispersion in Monochromatic Wave Propagation Models,'' Coastal Engineering , 9, 1986.
  40. Mann, D.W. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Quantitative Approach to Delaware's Nodal Point,'' Shore and Beach , 54, 2, 1986.
  41. Liu, P.L.-F., S.B. Yoon, and R.A. Dalrymple. ``Wave Reflection from Energy Dissipation Region,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , 112, 6, 1986.
  42. Trowbridge, J. , K.-D. Suh, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Simplified Second-Order Solution for a Spiral Wave Maker,'' Journal of Geophysical Research , 91, C10, 1986.
  43. Kirby, J.T., R.A. Dalrymple and S.N. Seo, ``Propagation of Obliquely Incident Water Waves Over a Trench. 2. Currents Flowing Along the Trench,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 176, 1987.
  44. Suh, K.D. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Offshore Breakwaters in Laboratory and the Field,'' Journal of Waterway, Port Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 113, 2, 1987.
  45. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Water Wave Diffraction,'' Shore and Beach, 55, 3-4, 1987.
  46. Wu, Y.-C. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Analysis of Wave Fields Generated by a Directional Wavemaker,'' Coastal Engineering , 11, 3, 1987.
  47. Martin, P.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Scattering of Long Waves by Cylindrical Obstacles and Gratings Using Matched Asymptotic Expansions,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 188, 456-490, 1988.
  48. Dexter, S.C., R.A. Dalrymple, and N. Kobayashi, ``The Marine Environment,'' in Materials for Marine Systems and Structures , D.F. Hasson and C.R. Crowe, eds., Academic Press, ISBN 0-12-341828-3, 1988.
  49. Dalrymple, R.A., ``A Model for the Refraction of Water Waves,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Eng. , ASCE, 114, 4, 423-435, 1988.
  50. Dalrymple, R.A. and J.T. Kirby, ``Models for Very Wide Angle Water Waves and Wave Diffraction,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 192, 33-50, 1988.
  51. Suh, K.D. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Expression for Shoreline Advancement of Initially Plane Beach,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Eng. , ASCE, 114, 6, 1988.
  52. Tang, E.C.-S. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Nearshore Circulation: Rip Currents and Wave Groups,'' in Nearshore Sediment Transport Study , R.J. Seymour, ed., Plenum Press, 1989.
  53. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Directional Wavemaker Theory with Sidewall Reflection,'' Journal of Hydraulic Research , 27, 1, 23-34, 1989.
  54. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Physical Modelling in Coastal Engineering,'' Chap. 11 in Recent Advances in Hydraulic Physical Modelling , R. Martins, ed., NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series, Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1989.
  55. Dalrymple, R.A., K.D. Suh, J.T. Kirby, and J.W. Chae, ``Models for Very Wide Angle Water Waves and Wave Diffraction, Part 2. Irregular Bathymetry'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 201, 299-322, 1989.
  56. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Water Waves Past Abrupt Channel Transitions,'' Applied Ocean Research , 11, 4, 170--175, 1989.
  57. Munasinghe, L.C. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Split-step Fourier Algorithm for Water Waves,'' Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Div. , ASCE, February, 251-267, 1990.
  58. Losada, M.A., R.A. Dalrymple and C. Vidal, ``Water Waves in the Vicinity of Breakwaters,'' Journal of Coastal Research , Special Issue 7, 119-137, 1990.
  59. Dalrymple, R.A. and P.A. Martin, ``Wave Diffraction Through Offshore Breakwaters,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , 116, 6, 727--741, ASCE, 1990.
  60. Dalrymple, R.A., L.C. Munasinghe, D.H. Wood, J.T. Kirby, ``A Very Wide Angle Acoustics Model for Underwater Sound Propagation,'', Journal of the Acoustical Society of America , 88, 4, 1863-1876, 1990.
  61. Seo, S.N. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``An Efficient Model for Periodic Overturning Waves,'' Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements , 7, 4, 1990.
  62. Suh, K.D., R.A. Dalrymple and J.T. Kirby, ``An Angular Spectrum Model for Propagation of Stokes Waves,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 221, 205-232, 1990.
  63. Medina, R., M.A. Losada, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Analisis de Perfiles de Playa por Medio de Funciones Ortogonales Empiricas, Metodo FOE,'' Revista de Obras Publicas, June, 1990.
  64. Dalrymple, R.A., M.A. Losada, and P.A. Martin, ``Reflection and Transmission from Porous Structures under Oblique Wave Attack,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics , 224, 625-644, 1991.
  65. Task Committee, ``Effects of Sea Level Rise on Bays and Estuaries,'' Journal of Hydraulic Engineering , ASCE, 118, 1, 1-10, 1992.
  66. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Prediction of Storm/Normal Beach Profiles,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, 118, 2, 193-200, 1992.
  67. Dalrymple, R.A. and P.A. Martin, ``Perfect Boundary Conditions for Parabolic Water-wave Models,'' Proc. Royal Society, London, A , 437, 41-54, 1992.
  68. Dalrymple, R.A. and J.T. Kirby, ``Angular Spectrum Modelling of Water Waves,'' Reviews in Aquatic Sciences , CRC Press, 6, 5 and 6, 383-404, 1992.
  69. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Wave Propagation in Shallow Water,'' in Design and Reliability of Coastal Structures , Proc. Short Course, Venice, Italy, October 1--3, 1992.
  70. Losada, I.J., R.A. Dalrymple, and M. A. Losada, ``Water Waves on Crown Breakwaters,'' Journal of Waterways, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, ASCE, 119, 4, 367-380, 1993.
  71. Suh, K.D. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Application of Angular Spectrum Model to Simulation of Irregular Wave Propagation,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, 119, 5, 1993.
  72. Kirby, J.T., R.A. Dalrymple and H. Kaku, ``Parabolic Approximations for Water Waves in Conformal Coordinate Systems,'' Coastal Engineering, , 23, 185-213, 1994.
  73. Martin, P.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``On Amphidromic Points,'' Proc. Royal Society, London, A, 444, 91--104, 1994.
  74. Martin, P.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``On the Propagation of Water Waves Along a Porous-walled Channel,'' Proc. Royal Society, London, A, 444, 411-428, 1994.
  75. Dalrymple, R.A, ``Theory of Short-Period Waves,'' Chapter 2.3 of Coastal, Estuarial and Harbour Engineers' Reference Book , M.B. Abbott and W.A. Price, eds., E & F N Spon, London, 1994.
  76. Dalrymple, R.A, J.T. Kirby and P.A. Martin, ``Spectral Methods for Forward-propagating Water Waves in Conformally-mapped Channels,'' Applied Ocean Research , 16, 249-266, 1994.
  77. Dalrymple, R.A. and P.A. Martin, ``Water Waves Incident on an Infinitely Long Rectangular Inlet,'' Applied Ocean Research, 18, 1-11, 1996.
  78. Martin, P.A., R.A. Dalrymple, and J.T. Kirby, ``Parabolic Modelling of Water Waves,'' in Gravity Waves in Water of Finite Depth, J.N. Hunt, Ed., Computational Mechanics Publications, Southhampton, 169-213, 1997.
  79. Li, L. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Instabilities of the Undertow,'' Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 369, 175-190, 1998.
  80. Losada, I.J., Dalrymple, M.A., Losada, M.A. ``Wave-induced mean flows in vertical rubble-mound structures,'' Coastal Engineering, 35, 4, 251-281, 1998.
  81. Dalrymple, R.A., M.A. Losada, and B. Doyle, ``Waves and Wave-induced Flows at Jettied Inlets,'' Shore & Beach, 67, 1, 50-52, 1999.
  82. Haller, M.C., U. Putrevu, J. Oltman-Shay, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Wave Group Forcing of Low Frequency Surf Zone Motion,'' Coastal Engineering Journal, 41, 2, 1999.
  83. Chen, Q., R.A. Dalrymple, J.T. Kirby, A. Kennedy, and M.C. Haller, ``Boussinesq Modelling of a Rip Current System,'' J. Geophys. Res., 104, C9, 20,617-20,638, 1999.
  84. Kennedy, A.B., Chen, Q., Kirby, J.T., and Dalrymple, R.A. , ``Boussinesq modeling of wave transformation, breaking and runup. I: 1D,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, 126, 1, 39-47, 2000.
  85. Chen, Q., Kirby, J.T., Dalrymple, R.A., Kennedy, A.B., and Chawla, A., ``Boussinesq modeling of wave transformation, breaking and runup. II: 2D,'' J, Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, 126, 1, 48-56, 2000.
  86. Kennedy, A.B., Dalrymple, R.A., Kirby, J.T., and Chen, Q., ``Depth Inversion Using Direct Boussinesq modeling.'' J. Waterway, Ports, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, 126, 4, 206-214, 2000.
  87. Dalrymple, R.A., P.A. Martin, and L. Li, ``Waves in a Rectangular Inlet with Reflecting or Absorbing Walls,'' J. Waterway, Ports, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, 126, 6, 288-296, 2000.
  88. Shi, F., Dalrymple, R.A., Kirby, J.T., Chen, Q., and A.B. Kennedy, ``A fully nonlinear Boussinesq model in generalized curvilinear coordinates, Coastal Engineering, 42, 337-358, 2001.
  89. Kennedy, A.B., Kirby, J.T., Chen Q. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Boussinesq-type equations with improved nonlinear performance,'' Wave Motion, 33, 3, 225-243, 2001.
  90. Haller, M.C. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Rip current instabilities,'' J. Fluid Mechanics, 433, 161-192, 2001.
  91. Haller, M.C., R.A. Dalrymple and I.A. Svendsen, ``Experimental Study of Nearshore Dynamics on a Barred Beach with Rip Channels,'' J. Geophys. Res., in press, 2001.
  92. Proceedings

  93. Hudspeth, R.T., R.A. Dalrymple, and R.G. Dean, ``Comparison of Wave Forces Computed by Linear and Stream Function Methods,'' Offshore Technology Conference, Preprint No.2037, May 1974.
  94. Dalrymple, R.A., ``An Offshore Beach Nourishment Scheme,'' Proc. 12 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, 1971.
  95. Price, R.K., R.A. Dalrymple, and R.G. Dean, ``Recirculation in Shallow Bays and Rivers,'' Proc. 12 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, 1971.
  96. Dalrymple, R.A. and R.G. Dean, ``The Spiral Wavemaker for Littoral Drift Studies,'' Proc. 13 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, Vancouver, 1972.
  97. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Models for Nonlinear Water Waves on Shear Currents,'' Offshore Technology Conference, Preprint No. 2114, May 1974.
  98. Dalrymple, R.A.,``Water Waves on a Bilinear Shear Current,'' Proc. 14 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, Copenhagen, 1974.
  99. Birkemeier, W.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Nearshore Water Circulation Induced by Wind and Waves,'' Proceedings of Modeling 75, ASCE, San Francisco, 1975.
  100. Wang, H., R.A. Dalrymple, and J.C. Shiau, ``Computer Simulation of Beach Erosion and Profile Modification Due to Waves,'' Proceedings of Modeling 75, ASCE, San Francisco, 1975.
  101. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Waves and Wave Forces in the Presence of Currents,'' Proceedings of Ocean Engineering III, ASCE, Newark, Delaware, 1975.
  102. Dalrymple, R.A. and W.W. Thompson, ``A Study of Equilibrium Beach Profiles,'' Proc. 15 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, Honolulu, Hawaii, ASCE, 1976.
  103. Mallard, W.W. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Water Waves Propagating Over a Deformable Bottom,'' Proc. 9 th Annual Offshore Technology Conference, Paper No. 2895, May 1977.
  104. ``Rip Currents and Their Causes,'' Proc. 16 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, Hamburg, 1978.
  105. Dennis, W.A., G.A. Lanan, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Case Studies of Delaware's Tidal Inlets: Roosevelt and Indian River Inlets,'' Proc. 16 th Conference on Coastal Engineering, Hamburg, 1978.
  106. Ebersole, B.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Numerical Modeling of Nearshore Circulation,'' Proc. 17 th Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, Sydney, ASCE, 1980.
  107. Dalrymple, R.A. and P.L.-F. Liu, ``Gravity Waves over a Poro-elastic Seabed,'' Proc. Ocean Structural Dynamics Symposium, ASCE, September, 1982.
  108. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``The Propagation of Weakly Nonlinear Waves in the Presence of Varying Depth and Currents,'' XXth Congress of the Intl. Association of Hydraulic Research, Moscow, 1983.
  109. Kirby, J.T., Liu, P.L.-F., S.B. Yoon, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Combined Refraction-Diffraction of Nonlinear Waves in Shallow Water,'' Proc. 19 th Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Houston, 1984.
  110. Dalrymple, R.A., J.T. Kirby, and D.W. Mann, ``Wave Propagation in the Vicinity of Islands,'' Proc. 16 th Offshore Technology Conference, No. 4675, May 1984.
  111. Dick, J.E. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Short and Long Term Beach Changes at Bethany Beach, Delaware,'' Proc. 19 th Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Houston, 1650-1667, 1984.
  112. Dally, W.R., R.G. Dean, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Model for Breaker Decay on Beaches,'' Proc. 19 th Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Houston, 1984.
  113. Dalrymple, R.A., J.T. Kirby and D.J. Seli, ``Wave Trapping By Breakwaters,'' Proc. 20 th Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, Taipei, ASCE, 1986.
  114. Martin, C.J., M.C. Miller, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Verification Procedure for Wave Propagation Models,'' Proc. Modelling the Offshore Environment, Soc. Underwater Technology, London, 1987.
  115. Suh, K.-D. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Directional Wavemaker Theory: A Spectral Approach,'' Proc. IAHR, Symposium on Wave Analysis and Generation in Laboratory Basins, Lausanne, 1987.
  116. Yasuda, T., S. Shinoda, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Soliton Mode Representation for Kinematics of Shallow Water Swell,'' Proc. Coastal Hydrodynamics , ASCE, Newark, 1987.
  117. Suh, K.D. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Wide--angle Water Wave Models Using Fourier Method,'' Proc. 21 st Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Torremolinos, 246-260, 1988.
  118. Dalrymple, R.A., S.N. Seo, and P.A. Martin, ``Water Wave Scattering by Rows of Circular Cylinders,'' Proc. 21 st Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Torremolinos, 2216-2228, 1988.
  119. Dalrymple, R.A. and J.C. Heideman, ``Nonlinear Water Waves on a Vertically-sheared Current,'' Proc. Workshop on Wave and Current Kinematics and Loading, Oil Industry Intl. Exploration and Production Forum, Rpt. 3.12/156, London, 69-92, 1989.
  120. Harkins, G.S. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Sensitivity Analysis for Multi-Element Wavemakers,'' Proc. 22nd Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering , ASCE, 1990.
  121. Fowler, R.E. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Wave Group Forced Nearshore Circulation,'' Proc. 22nd Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, 1990.
  122. Losada, I.J., M.A. Losada, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Oscillatory Flow in Granular Media,'' Proc. 2nd European Specialty Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, 259-270, 1990.
  123. Medina, R., M.A. Losada, R.A. Dalrymple, A. Roldan, ``Cross-shore Sediment Transport Determined by EOF Method,'' Proceedings, Coastal Sediments `91 , ASCE, 1991.
  124. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Transport and Circulation in the Nearshore Zone Induced by Waves,'' Intl. Symposium on Marine Pollution , National Cheng Kung University, 1991.
  125. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Water Wave Propagation in Jettied Channels,'' Proc. 23 rd Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, , ASCE, 3040-3053, 1992.
  126. C.G. Creed, R.A. Dalrymple, D.L. Kriebel, and J.M. Kaihatu, ``Equilibrium Beach Profiles with Random Seas,'' Proc. 23rd Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, , ASCE, 1992.
  127. Driscoll, A.M., R.A. Dalrymple, and S.T. Grilli,``Harmonic Generation and Transmission of Waves Past a Submerged Rectangular Obstacle, Proc. 23rd Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, , ASCE, 1992.
  128. Mansard, E.P.D., M.D. Miles, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Validation of Directional Wavemaker Theory with Sidewall Reflections,'' Proc. 23 rd Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, , ASCE, 1992.
  129. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Parabolic and Angular Spectrum Wave Models in Conformally-Mapped Coordinate Systems,'' in Advances in Hydroscience and Engineering , S.S.Y. Wang, ed., Univ. Miss., 1563-1570, 1993.
  130. Dalrymple, R.A., J.T. Kirby, and L. Li, ``The Propagation of Water Waves in Channels,'' Proc. Intl. Symp. on Waves , IAHR, Vancouver, 1994.
  131. Dalrymple, R.A. and J.T. Kirby, ``Waves in an Annular Entrance Channel,'' Proc. 24 th Intl. Conference on Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Kobe, 1994.
  132. Haller, M. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Looking for Wave Groups in the Surf Zone,'' Proc. Coastal Dynamics '96, Gdansk, Poland, 1996.
  133. Guo, L. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Water Wave Fluctuations Induced by Irregular Bathymetry,'' Proc. 25th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Orlando, 731-742, 1996.
  134. Bosma, K.F. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Beach Profile Analysis Around Indian River Inlet, Delaware,'' Proc. 25th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Orlando, 2829-2842, 1996.
  135. Li, L., R.A. Dalrymple, and J. Mlynarski, ``Propagation of Water Waves in a Prismatic Channel,' ' Proc. 25th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Orlando, 1074-1087, 1996.
  136. Kriebel, D.L., Dalrymple, R., Pratt, A. and V. Sakovich, ``Shoreline Risk Index for Northeasters,'' Proc. Conf. on Natural Disaster Reduction, ASCE, 251-252, Washington, 1996.
  137. Haller, M. C., Dalrymple, R. A., and I. A. Svendsen, Experimental Investigation of Nearshore Circulation in the Presence of Rip Channels (abs.), EOS, Trans. AGU, 77, 46, 1996.
  138. Haller, M. C., Dalrymple, R. A., and I. A. Svendsen, Rip Channels and Nearshore Circulation, Coastal Dynamics '97, 594-603, 1997.
  139. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Refraction and Two-line Models of Shoreline Change,'' Proc. 10th Natl. Conf. on Beach Preservation Technology, Florida Shore & Beach Pres. Assoc., St. Petersburg, 1997.
  140. Haller, M. C., Dalrymple, R. A., and I. A. Svendsen, Experimental Modeling of a Rip Current System, Proc. Ocean Wave Measurement and Analysis, Waves '97, ASCE, 750-764, 1997.
  141. Mendez, F.J., I.J. Losada, R.A. Dalrymple, and M.A. Losada, ``Effects of Wave Reflection and Dissipation on Wave-induced Second Order Magnitudes,'' Proc. 26th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Copenhagen, 1998.
  142. Dalrymple, R.A., A.B. Kennedy, J.T. Kirby, and Q. Chen, ``Determining Images from Remotely Sensed Images,'' Proc. 26th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Copenhagen, 1998.
  143. Li, L. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``The Horizontal Eddies in the Offshore Zone,'' Proc. 26th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Copenhagen, 1998.
  144. Haller, M.C., U. Putrevu, J. Oltman-Shay, and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Low Frequency Surf Zone Response to Wave Groups,'' Proc. 26th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Copenhagen, 1998.
  145. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Where will we get our future coastal engineers,'' Proc. Sand Rights '99, ASCE, Ventura, 1999; in press.
  146. Dalrymple, R.A., I.J. Losada and P.A. Martin, ``Water Waves in a Simple Inlet and Bay System'' in Coastal Structures '99, I.J. Losada, ed., Vol 1, A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam, 101-106, 2000
  147. Chen, Q., Kirby, J.T., Dalrymple, R.A., Kennedy, A.B., Thornton, E.B., and Shi, F., ``Boussinesq Modeling of Waves and Longshore Currents under Field Conditions,'' Proc. 27th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Sydney, 2000.
  148. Misra, S., Kennedy, A.B., Kirby, J.T., and Dalrymple, R.A., ``Determining Water Depth from Surface Images Using Boussinesq Equations,'' Proc. 27th Intl. Conf. Coastal Engineering, ASCE, Sydney, 2000.
  149. Dalrymple, R.A. and O. Knio, ``SPH Modelling of Water Waves,'' Proc. Coastal Dynamics 2001, ASCE, 779-787, Lund, Sweden, 2001.
  150. Kennedy, A.B. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Wave Group Forcing of Rip Currents,'' Proc Waves 2001, ASCE, San Francisco, 2001 (in press).
  151. Dalrymple, R.A., O. Knio, D.T. Cox, M. Gesteira, and S. Zou, ``Using a Lagrangian Particle Method for Deck Overtopping,'' Proc. Waves 2001, ASCE, San Francisco, 2001 (in press)
  152. Jones, N.P. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Management of Civil Infrastructure Systems in Multi-hazard Environments: Coastal Hazards and Systems,'' Proc. Solutions to Coastal Disasters '02, ASCE, 336-348, 2002.

    Other Publications

  153. Dalrymple, R.A. and R.G. Dean, Discussion of ``Wave Forces on a Submerged Sphere,'' by R. A. Grace and F.M. Casciano, Journal of Waterways, Harbors and Coastal Engineering Division , ASCE, 96, WW2, 1970.
  154. Dalrymple, R.A. and R.G. Dean, Discussion of ``Piling-Up Behind Low and Submerged Permeable Breakwaters,'' by Mordechai Diskin, et al., Journal of Waterways, Harbors and Coastal Engineering Division , ASCE, 97, WW2, 1971.
  155. Dalrymple, R.A. and R.G. Dean, Discussion of ``Forces Due to Waves on Submerged Structures,'' by J. B. Herbich and G. E. Shank, Journal of Waterways, Harbors and Coastal Engineering Division , ASCE, 98, WW1, 1972.
  156. Dalrymple, R.A., Discussion of ``Damping of Water Waves Over Porous Beds,'' by Philip L.F. Liu, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering , ASCE, 100, HY11, 1974.
  157. Dalrymple, R.A., R.G. Dean and R.P. Stern, ``Wave-Induced Currents on Barred Coastlines,'' Abstract, EOS , Trans. American Geophysical Union, 57, 12, 1976.
  158. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Theoretical Aspects of Nearshore Circulation,'' in Nearshore Current Model Workshop, Summary, J. M. Hubertz, ed., U. S. Army Coastal Engineering Res. Center, CERC-83-3, 1983.
  159. Dally, W.R., R.G. Dean and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Modelling Wave Transformations in the Surf Zone,'' U.S. Army Coastal Engineering Research Center, MP-CERC-84-8, Sept. 1984.
  160. Dalrymple, R.A. and I.A. Svendsen, Discussion of ``Orbital Motion of Water Particles in Oscillatory Waves'' by Yen-Hsi Chu, Journal of the Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering , ASCE, 110, 4, 1984.
  161. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, Discussion of ``Surfzone Currents,'' by D. R. Basco, Coastal Engineering , 8, 1984.
  162. Dalrymple, R.A., Closure, ``Prediction of Storm/Normal Beach Profiles,'' Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, 119, 4, 473-474, 1993.
  163. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Scilab: A Math and Graphics Package for Linux,'' Linux Journal , March, 1995.
  164. Dalrymple, R.A., ``XFig: Drawing Pictures in Linux and Unix,'' Linux Journal, April, 1995.
  165. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Xfm 1.3: A File and Applications Manager,'' Linux Journal, July, 1995.
  166. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Linux Tips: Open Look Window Manager,'' Linux Journal, September, 1995
  167. Dalrymple, R.A., Book Review, Erosion and Sedimentation, by P.Y. Julien, Ocean & Coastal Management , 26, 3, 1995.
  168. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Numerical Modelling of Water Waves--Some Models and Some Problems'', Appendix G of ``Developing a Joint Army/Navy Coastal Wave Prediction Program--A Planning Report of the Army/Navy Wave Prediction Group, Sept 25, 1995.
  169. Dalrymple, R.A., ``EXT2TOOLS for Linux,'' Linux Journal, March, 1996.
  170. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Sharing Pedagogy with Java,'' Linux Journal, December, 1998.
  171. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Shoring Up Coastal Engineering,'' Civil Engineering, March, 2001.
  172. Technical Reports

  173. ``Cooperative Study at Jupiter Island, Florida,'' Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1969.
  174. ``Pelican Island Dredge and Fill Project,'' Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1970.
  175. ``Coastal Engineering Investigation of St. George Island Channel,'' Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1970.
  176. ``Coastal Engineering Study of the Proposed Clam Pass Improvement,'' Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1970.
  177. ``Black Island-Lovers Key: Shoreline Stability and Coast Development,'' Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1971.
  178. ``The Irregular Form of the Stream Function Wave Theory for Application to Measured Wave Data,'' with R.G. Dean, Subject Rpt. No. 1, Joint Industry Wave Force Project, Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1972.
  179. ``Computer Programming of the Symmetric Stream Function Wave Theory,'' with R.G. Dean, Subject Rpt. No. 2, Joint Industry Wave Force Project, Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1972.
  180. ``Manual for Interim Wave Force Calculations,'' with R.G. Dean, Subject Rpt. No. 3, Joint Industry Wave Force Project, Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1972.
  181. ``Analysis of Wave Project I and Wave Project II Data,'' with R.G. Dean and R.T. Hudspeth, Subject Rept. No. 4, Joint Industry Wave Force Project, Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1974.
  182. ``Water Wave Models with Linear and Bilinear Shear Currents,'' Subject Rpt. No. 5, Joint Industry Wave Force Project, Florida Industrial Experimental Station, Gainesville, 1973.
  183. ``Water Wave Models and Wave Forces with Shear Currents,'' Tech. Rpt. No. 20, Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering Laboratory, Gainesville, 1973.
  184. ``Numerical Models for the Prediction of Wave Set-up and Nearshore Circulation,'' Ocean Eng. Rpt. 3, with W.A. Birkimeier, 1976.
  185. ``A Coastal Engineering Study of Indian River Inlet, Delaware,'' DEL- SG-5-77, Ocean Eng. Tech. Rpt. 14, with Glenn A. Lanan, 1977.
  186. ``A Bibliography on Rip Currents,'' Proc. of Workshop on Coastal Sediment Transport, University of Delaware, DEL-SG-15-78, 1978.
  187. ``Decisions for Delaware: Sea Grant Looks at Beach Management,'' with P.A. Jensen and B.W. Lee, University of Delaware, DEL-SG-7-78, 1978.
  188. ``A Coastal Engineering Analysis of Roosevelt Inlet, Lewes, Delaware,'' DEL-SG-4-78, Ocean Eng. Tech. Rpt. 18, with William A. Dennis.
  189. ``A Numerical Model for Nearshore Circulation Including Convective Accelerations and Lateral Mixing, Tech. Rpt. No. 4/Ocean Eng. Rpt. No. 21, with Bruce A. Ebersole . 1979.
  190. ``Numerical Modeling of the Nearshore Region,'' Civil Engineering Res. Rpt. 11, with J.T. Kirby, 1982.
  191. ``Broadkill Beach: An Assessment of an Erosion Problem,'' Civil Engineering Rpt. No. CE-82-22, 1982.
  192. ``Coastal Engineering Study of Bethany Beach, Delaware,'' Civil Engineering Rpt. No. CE-83-38, with J.E. Dick, 1983.
  193. ``Tidal Flows in Indian River Inlet, June 11, 1983,'' Civil Engineering Rpt. No. CE-83-39, with D.W. Mann, and N. Kobayashi, 1983.
  194. ``A Coastal Engineering Assessment of Fenwick Island, Delaware,'' with D.W. Mann, Civil Engineering Tech. Rpt. CE-54, 1985.
  195. ``Modifications to a Propagation Model for the Combined Refraction-Diffraction of Stokes Waves; Shallow Water, Large Angle and Breaking Wave Effects,'' Coastal and Oceanographic Dept., Rept. UFL/COEL-85/001, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, 1985.
  196. ``Wave Modification in the Vicinity of Islands: REF/DIF 1. Documentation and Users Manuals,'' Coastal and Offshore Engineering and Research, Inc., January 1986, with James T. Kirby.
  197. ``Wave Modification in the Vicinity of Islands: REF/DIF 2. Documentation and Users Manuals,'' Coastal and Offshore Engineering and Research, Inc., July 1986, with James T. Kirby.
  198. ``Erosion of Unprotected Causeways due to Waves,'' with N. Kobayashi, Civil Engineering Res. Rpt. CE-86-58, 1986.
  199. ``Contributions to the SUPERDUCK Experiment, 1986,'' with S.N. Seo, Civil Engineering Res. Rpt. CE-88-66.
  200. Strine, M.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Beach Fill at Fenwick Island, Delaware,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. 89-1, 1989.
  201. Strine, M.A. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``A Probabilistic Prediction of Beach Nourishment Project Lifetimes,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. 91-01, 1991.
  202. ``Documentation Manual, Combined Refraction/Diffraction Model, REF/DIF 1,'' Version 2.3, with James T. Kirby, Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-91-02, 1991.
  203. ``Wave Group Forced Nearshore Circulation: A Generation Mechanism for Migrating Rip Currents and Low Frequency Motion,'' with Rachel E. Fowler, Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-91-03, 1991.
  204. ``Laboratory Testing of the Beachsaver Breakwater System,'' with A.M Driscoll and J.S. Ramsey, Feb. 1991.
  205. Dalrymple, R.A. and P.A. Martin, ``Perfect Boundary Conditions for Parabolic Water-wave Models,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-91-08, 1991.
  206. Dalrymple, R.A., ``REFRACT: A Refraction Program for Water Waves,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-91-09, 1991.
  207. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, `` Combined Refraction/Diffraction Model--REF/DIF 1, Version 2.4, Documentation and User's Manual,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-92-04 (includes diskette), 1992.
  208. Dalrymple, R.A., ``Prediction of Storm/Normal Beach Profiles,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-92-05, 1992.
  209. Moses-Hall, J.E. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Sharing Sea Grant Models with the Public,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-92-09, 1992.
  210. Dalrymple, R.A., J.T. Kirby, and P.A. Martin, ``Spectral Methods for Forward-Propagating Water Waves in Conformally-Mapped Channels,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res.Rpt. CACR-94-01, 1994.
  211. Kirby, J.T., R.A. Dalrymple, H. Kaku, ``Parabolic Approximations for Water Waves in Conformal Coordinate Systems,' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-94-03, 1994.
  212. Kirby, J.T. and R.A. Dalrymple, `` Combined Refraction/Diffraction Model--REF/DIF 1, Version 2.5,'' Center for App lied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-94-22 (includes diskette), 1994.
  213. Hamilton, R.P. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Wave Group Forcing in Low Frequency Surf Zone Motion,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-94-23, 1994.
  214. Bosma, K.F. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Beach Profile Analysis Along the Delaware Atlantic Shoreline,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-97-05, 1997.
  215. Nagashima, S. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Nonlinear Two-Line Shoreline Model with Refraction,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-97-07, 1997.
  216. ``Boussinesq Modelling of Wave Transformation , Breaking and Runup,'' Part 1, A.B. Kennedy, Q. Chen, J.T. Kirby and R.A. Dalrymple. Part 2. Q. Chen, J.T. Kirby, R.A. Dalrymple, A.B. Kennedy, and A. Chawla, Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-99-02, 1999.
  217. Shi, F., R.A. Dalrymple, J.T. Kirby, Q. Chen, and A. Kennedy, ``A Fully Nonlinear Boussinesq Model in Generalized Curvilinear Coordinates,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt.CACR-99-06, 1999.
  218. Haller, M.C. and R.A. Dalrymple, ``Rip Current Dynamics and Nearshore Circulation,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-99-05, 1999.
  219. Haller, M.C., R.A. Dalrymple, I.A. Svendsen, ``Experiments on Rip Currents and Nearshore Circulation: Data Report,'' Center for Applied Coastal Research, Res. Rpt. CACR-00-04, 2000.