Professor Alan Davies
BSc Engineering, A.C.G.I.(London) MSc (Wales) PhD (London)

Photograph of Prof Alan Davies

Biography

Institute of Oceanographic Sciences,
Taunton Laboratory, Somerset, 1974-85.
- Senior Scientific Officer, 1979.
- Principal Scientific Officer, 1982.

School of Ocean Sciences,
Bangor University, 1985-.
- Senior Lecturer, 1990.
- Reader, 1997.
- Professor, 2003.
- Professor of Physical Oceanography, 2005.

Honorary Appointment
Visiting Research Scientist at the Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory, Liverpool, (2006- ).

Personal home page:

http://pages.bangor.ac.uk/~oss062/agd_homepage.htm

Research Interests

Modelling detailed hydrodynamic processes, and local sediment transport, in the seabed boundary layer beneath waves and currents.
Modelling seabed morphological change in the coastal zone, including the effects of sand mining.

Research Groups

Research Themes

Research Grants Awarded

EPSRC Contract GR/T28089/01 (March 2005 - February 2009)
Anglo-Dutch EPSRC/STW Research Project SANTOSS: Sand transport in oscillatory flows in the sheet flow regime. SANTOSS involves researchers based at the University of Twente and University of Aberdeen, who lead the project, with modelling input from the University of Wales, Bangor, and the University of Liverpool.

Anglo-Dutch EPSRC/STW Research Project SINBAD (2012-16)
"Sand transport under Irregular and Breaking Wave Conditions".

Welsh European Funding Office [WEFO]. Low Carbon Research Institute [LCRI] Marine (2010-2013).

NERC Standard Award NE/E015123/1 (2008-2010).
"Field Observation and Modelling of the Sediment Triad [FORMOST]".

EU FP5 Project (April 2002 - March 2005)
"Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Sand Mining Pits/Areas (SAND PIT)
SANDPIT involves 17 universities/institutes in 8 EU countries, and a total cost of about EU4M.

EPSRC Contract GR/R23589/01 (April 2001 – March 2004)
Total sediment transport rate predictions in wave-current sheet flow with graded sand
This contract is part of a 3-way consortium project ['LUBA'] involving also the Department of Civil Engineering, University of Liverpool, and the Department of Engineering, University of Aberdeen.

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Papers

Davies AG and Robins PE. 2017.
Residual flow, bedforms and sediment transport in a tidal channel modelled with variable bed roughness. Accepted in: Geomorphology. 295 855-872.
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Piano M, Neill SP, Lewis MJ,Robins PE, Hashemi MR, Davies AG, Ward SL, Roberts MJ. (In press)
Tidal stream resource assessment uncertainty due to flow asymmetry and turbine yaw misalignment. Renewable Energy
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Davies A.G. and Thorne P.D., 2016.
On the suspension of graded sediment by waves above ripples: inferences of convective and diffusive processes. Continental Shelf Research, 112, 46-67.
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Robins, P.E., Skov, M.W., Lewis, M.J., Giménez, L., Davies, A.G., Malham, S.K., Neill, S.P., McDonald, J.E., Whitton, T.A., Jackson, S.E. and Jago, C.F. (2016)
Impact of climate change on UK estuaries: A review of past trends and potential projections. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 169, 119-135.
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Hashemi, M. R., Neill, S. P., Robins, P. E., Davies, A. G., and Lewis, M. J. (2015)
Effect of waves on the tidal energy resource at a planned tidal stream array. Renewable Energy 75, 626-639
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Malarkey, J., J.H. Baas, J.A. Hope, R.J. Aspden, D.R. Parsons, J. Peakall, D.M. Paterson, R.J. Schindler, L. Ye, I.D. Lichtman, S.J. Bass, A.G. Davies, A.J. Manning and P.D. Thorne, 2015.
The pervasive role of biological cohesion in bedform development. Nature Communications, 6:6257, doi: 10.1038/ncomms7257.
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Malarkey, J., V. Magar and A.G. Davies, 2015.
Mixing efficiency of sediment and momentum above rippled beds under oscillatory flows. Continental Shelf Research, 108, 76-88
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Schindler, R.J., D.R. Parsons, L. Ye, J.A. Hope, J.H. Baas, J. Peakall, A.J. Manning, R.J. Aspden, J. Malarkey, S. Simmons, D.M. Patterson, I.D. Lichtman, A.G. Davies, P.D. Thorne and S.J. Bass, 2015.
Sticky stuff: redefining bedform prediction in modern and ancient environments. Geology, 43(5), 399-402.
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George, R.L.S.F., Robins, P. E., Davies, A. G., Ritsos, P. D. , Roberts, J. C. 2014
Interactive visual analytics of hydrodynamic flux for the coastal zone. Environmental Earth Sciences. 72(10), 3753-3766
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Hashemi, M.R., Neill, S.P. and Davies, A.G. (2014)
A coupled tide-wave model for the NW European shelf seas. Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics
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Baas, J.H., A.G. Davies and J. Malarkey, 2013.
Bedform development in mixed sand-mud: the contrasting role of cohesive forces in flow and bed. Geomorphology, 182, 19-32.

Villaret C., Hervouet J-M., Kopmann R., Merkel U. and Davies A.G., 2013.
Morphodynamic modelling using the Telemac finite element system. Computers and Geosciences, 53, 105-113.

Malarkey, J. and A.G. Davies. 2012.
A simple procedure for calculating the mean and maximum bed stress under wave and current conditions for rough turbulent flow based on Soulsby and Clarke's(2005) method. Computers and Geosciences, 43, 101-107.

Malarkey, J., and A.G. Davies, 2012.
Free-stream velocity descriptions under waves with skewness and asymmetry. Coastal Engineering, 68, 78-95.

Van der A D., O'Donoghue T., Davies A.G. and J.S. Ribberink, 2011.
Experimental study of the turbulent boundary layer in acceleration-skewed oscillatory flow. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 684, 251-283. doi:10.1017/jfm.2011.300.

Robins, P.E., Davies, A.G. and Jones, R. (2011)
Application of a coastal model to simulate present and future inundation and aid coastal management Journal of Coastal Conservation 15 (1), 1-14, DOI: 10.1007/s11852-010-0113-4
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Brown J.M. and Davies A.G., 2010.
Flood/ebb tidal asymmetry in a shallow sandy estuary and the impact on net sand transport. Geomorphology, 114, 431-439.

Robins, P.E., Davies, A.G. 2010.
Morphological controls in sandy estuaries: the influence of tidal flats and bathymetry on sediment transport. Ocean Dynamics, 60 (3), pp 503-517.
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Neill, S.P., Litt, E.J., Couch, S.J. and Davies, A.G. (2009)
The impact of tidal stream turbines on large-scale sediment dynamics. Renewable Energy 34 2803-2812
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Brown J.M. and A.G. Davies, 2009.
Methods for medium-term prediction of the net sediment transport by waves and currents in complex coastal regions. Continental Shelf Research, 29, 1502-1514.

Malarkey, J., S. Pan, M. Li, T. O'Donoghue, A.G. Davies and B.A. O'Connor, 2009.
Modelling and observation of oscillatory sheet-flow sediment transport. Ocean Engineering, 36(11), 873-890.
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Davies AG and Thorne PD (2008)
Advances in the Study of Moving Sediments and Evolving Seabeds. Surveys in Geophysics, DOI 10.1007/s10712-008-9039-x , 36pp.
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Van der A D., O'Donoghue T., Davies A.G. and J.S. Ribberink, 2008.
Effects of acceleration skewness on rough bed oscillatory boundary layer flow. In Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Hamburg, September 2008, pp 1583-1595.
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Thorne, P.D. and Davies, A.G. (2006)
Sounding out sediment transport - observations and modelling of ripple-generated vortices. Ocean Challenge, 14(3), 15-21.
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Davies, A.G. and Thorne, P.D. (2005)
Modelling and measurement of sediment transport by waves in the vortex ripple regime. Journal of Geophysical Research, 110, C05017, doi: 10.1029/2004JC002468.
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Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (2004)
An eddy viscosity formulation for oscillatory flow over vortex ripples. Journal of Geophysical Research, 109, C12016, 10.1029/2003JC002086.

Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (2003)
A non-iterative procedure for the Wiberg and Harris (1994) oscillatory sand ripple predictor. Journal of Coastal Research, 19(3), 738-739.

Malarkey, J., Davies, A.G. and Li, Z. (2003)
A simple model of unsteady sheet flow sediment transport. Coastal Engineering, 48(3), 171-188.
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Thorne P.D., Davies A.G. and J.J. Williams, 2003.
Measurements of near-bed intra-wave sediment entrainment above vortex ripples. Geophysical Research Letters, 30, 20, 2028,doi:10.1029/2003GL018427.
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Davies A.G. and C. Villaret, 2002.
Prediction of sand transport rates by waves and currents in the coastal zone. Continental Shelf Research, 22, 18-19,2725-2737.
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Davies A.G., Van Rijn L.C., Damgaard J.S., van de Graaff J. and J.S. Ribberink, 2002.
Intercomparison of research and practical sand transport models. Coastal Engineering, 46, 1-23.
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Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (2002)
Discrete vortex modelling of oscillatory flow over ripples. Applied Ocean Research, 24(3), 127-145.

Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (2002)
Use of Routh's correction in the cloud-in-cell discrete vortex method. Journal of Computational Physics, 181(2), 753-759.

Thorne P.D., Williams J.J. and A.G. Davies, 2002.
Suspended sediments under waves measured in a large-scale flume facility. Journal of Geophysical Research (Oceans), 107 (C8), 10.1029/2001JC000988, 16pp.

Li, Z. and Davies, A.G. (2001)
Turbulence closure modelling of sediment transport beneath large waves. Continental Shelf Research, 21, 243–262.

Davies, A.G. (1999)
Local sediment transport modelling for waves and currents. Flood and Coastal Defence, published by Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Issue No. 11, December 1999, 4–5.

Davies, A.G. and Villaret, C. (1999)
Eulerian drift induced by progressive waves above rippled and very rough beds. Journal of Geophysical Research, 104(C1), 1465–1488.

Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (1998)
Modelling wave-current interactions in rough turbulent bottom boundary layers. Ocean Engineering, 25(2-3), 119-141.

Davies A.G. and Z. Li, 1997.
Modelling sediment transport beneath regular symmetrical and asymmetrical waves above a plane bed. Continental Shelf Research, 17, 5, 555-582.

Davies A.G., Ribberink J.S., Temperville A. and J.A. Zyserman, 1997.
Comparisons between sediment transport models and observations made in wave and current flows above plane beds. Coastal Engineering, 31, 1-4, 163-198.

Li Z. and A.G. Davies, 1997.
Closure to Discussion of 'Towards predicting sediment transport in combined wave-current flow'. J. Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, 123, 6, 363- 364.

Li Z. and A.G. Davies, 1996.
Towards predicting sediment transport in combined wave-current flow. J. Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, 122, 4, 157-164.

Davies A.G., 1995.
Effects of unsteadiness on the suspended sediment flux in collinear wave-current flow. Continental Shelf Research, 15, 8, 949-979.

Rey V., Davies A.G. and M. Belzons, 1995.
On the formation of bars by the action of waves on an erodible bed: a laboratory study. Journal of Coastal Research, 11, 4, 1180-1194.

Villaret C. and A.G. Davies, 1995.
Modelling sediment-turbulent flow interactions. Applied Mechanics Reviews, 48, 9, 601-609.

O'Hare T.J. and A.G. Davies, 1993.
A comparison of two models for surface-wave propagation
over rapidly-varying topography. Applied Ocean Research, 15, 1-11.

O'Hare T.J. and A.G. Davies, 1993.
Sand bar evolution beneath partially-standing waves: laboratory experiments and model simulations. Continental Shelf Research, 13, 11, 1149-1182.

O'Hare T.J. and A.G. Davies, 1992.
A new model for surface-wave propagation over undulating topography. Coastal Engineering, 18, 251-266.

Davies A.G., 1991.
Transient effects in wave-current boundary layer flow. Ocean Engineering, 18, 1/2, 75-100.

O'Hare T.J. and A.G. Davies, 1990.
A laboratory study of sand bar evolution. Journal of Coastal Research, 6, 3, 531-544.

Davies A.G., Guazzelli E. and M. Belzons, 1989.
The propagation of long waves over an undulating bed. Physics of Fluids, A, 1, 1331-1340.

Davies A.G., Soulsby R.L. and H.L. King, 1988.
A numerical model of the combined wave and current bottom boundary layer. Journal of Geophysical Research, 93, C1, 491-508.

Davies A.G., 1986.
A model of oscillatory rough turbulent boundary layer flow. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 23, 353-374.

Davies A.G., 1986.
A numerical model of the wave boundary layer. Continental Shelf Research, 6, 6, 715-739.

Davies A.G., 1985.
Field observations of the threshold of sediment motion by wave action. Sedimentology, 32, 685 -704.

Davies A.G., 1985.
Observations of the stability of oscillatory flow above the seabed and of sand ripple formation. Continental Shelf Research, 4, 5, 553-580.

Heathershaw A.D. and A.G. Davies, 1985.
Resonant wave reflection by transverse bedforms
and its relation to beaches and offshore bars. Marine Geology, 62, 321-338.

Davies A.G. and A.D. Heathershaw, 1984.
Surface wave propagation over sinusoidally varying topography. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 144, 419-443.

Davies A.G., 1983.
Wave interactions with rippled sand beds. Pp. 1-65 in Physical Oceanography of Coastal and Shelf Seas by B.Johns (ed.), Amsterdam: Elsevier, 470pp.

Davies A.G., 1982.
On the interaction between surface waves and undulations on the seabed. Journal of Marine Research, 40, 2, 331-368.

Davies A.G., 1982.
The reflection of wave energy by undulations on the seabed. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 6, 207-232.

Davies A.G., 1980.
Field observations of the threshold of sand motion in a transitional wave boundary layer. Coastal Engineering, 4, 1, 23-46.

Davies A.G., 1979.
The potential flow over ripples on the seabed. Journal of Marine Research, 37, 4, 743-759.

Davies A.G., 1977.
A mathematical model of sediment in suspension in a uniform reversing tidal flow. Geophysical Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, 51, 503-529.

Books

Van Rijn, L.C., Davies, A.G., Foti, E. and Kleinhans, M.G. (2005)
EC Fifth Framework Programme project SANDPIT, State of the Art Review:Processes and prediction models. Report Z3079, WL/Delft Hydraulics, Delft, The Netherlands, 74 pp.

Van Rijn, L.C., Soulsby, R.L., Hoekstra, P. and Davies, A.G. [Eds.] (2005)
SANDPIT, Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Mining Pits. Aqua Publications, The Netherlands, 716 pp.

Davies, A.G. and Villaret, C. (2004)
Modelling the effect of wave-induced ripples on littoral sand transport. Departement Laboratoire National d’Hydraulique et Environment, Electriciti de France, Report HP-75/03/029/A, 48pp.

Van Rijn, L.C., Davies, A.G., van de Graaff, J. and Ribberink, J.S. [Eds.] (2001)
Sediment Transport Modelling in Marine Coastal Environments. Aqua Publications, Amsterdam, 415pp.

Book Chapters

Davies, A.G., Berx, B.E., Brown, J.M. and Villaret, C. (2005)
Morphological modelling of trenches and pits in wave-current flows. In: SANDPIT, Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Mining Pits, by L.C. Van Rijn, R.L. Soulsby, P. Hoekstra and A.G. Davies [eds], Aqua Publications, The Netherlands, pp. AS 1-14.

Grasmeijer, B.T., Davies, A.G., Guizien, K., van der Werf, J.J., van Rijn, L.C., Walther,R., Sutherland, J. and Biegowski, J. (2005)
Intercomparison results of sand transport models based on ‘blind’ benchmarking test cases. In: SANDPIT, Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Mining Pits, by L.C.Van Rijn, R.L. Soulsby, P. Hoekstra and A.G. Davies [eds], Aqua Publications, The Netherlands, pp. AM 1- 10.

Magar, V. and Davies, A.G. (2005)
Suspended sediment dynamics over rippled beds in oscillatory flows based on a 2DHV discrete-vortex/particle- tracking model. In: SANDPIT, Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Mining Pits, by L.C. Van Rijn, R.L. Soulsby, P. Hoekstra and A.G. Davies [eds], Aqua Publications, The Netherlands, pp. AG 1-9.

Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (2005)
UWB 1DV sand transport model. In: SANDPIT, Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Sand Mining Pits [Eds. L.C. van Rijn, R.L. Soulsby, P. Hoekstra and A.G.Davies], Aqua Publications, Amsterdam, pp AI 1-8.

Walstra, D.J.R., Chesher, T., Davies, A.G., Ribberink, J., Sergent, P., Silva, P., Vittori,G., Walter, R. and van Rijn, L.C. (2005)
Intercomparison of the state of the morphological models. In: SANDPIT, Sand Transport and Morphology of Offshore Mining Pits, by L.C. Van Rijn, R.L. Soulsby, P.Hoekstra and A.G. Davies [eds], Aqua Publications, The Netherlands, pp. AY 1-23.

Faraci, C., Malarkey, J., Foti, E. and Davies, A.G. (2003)
On sea bed roughness variability in presence of a rippled bed. 3rd IAHR Symposium on River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics. Barcelona, 1-5 September 2003. Vol 1, 352-364.

Davies, A.G. (2001a)
Mathematical modelling of transport by combined waves and currents in the rippled regime. Pp. AI 1–9 in 'SEDMOC : Sediment Transport Modelling in Marine Coastal Environments' by Van Rijn, L.C., Davies, A.G., van de Graaff, J. and Ribberink, J.S. [Eds.]. Aqua Publications, Amsterdam.

Davies, A.G. (2001b)
Intercomparison of research models. Pp. CL 1–7 in 'SEDMOC : Sediment Transport Modelling in Marine Coastal Environments' by Van Rijn, L.C., Davies, A.G., vandeGraaff,J. and Ribberink, J.S. [Eds.]. Aqua Publications, Amsterdam.

Davies, A.G. and Villaret, C. (2001)
Sand transport modelling for combined waves and currents: predictions of research and engineering models. Pp. CH 1–11 in 'SEDMOC : Sediment Transport Modelling in Marine Coastal Environments', by Van Rijn, L.C., Davies, A.G., van de Graaff, J. and Ribberink,J.S. [Eds.]. Aqua Publications, Amsterdam.

Malarkey, J. and Davies, A.G. (2001)
A one–phase sheet flow model of sediment transport. Pp. BG 1–8 in 'SEDMOC : Sediment Transport Modelling in Marine Coastal Environments', by Van Rijn, L.C., Davies, A.G., vande Graaff, J. and Ribberink, J.S. [Eds.]. Aqua Publications, Amsterdam.

Davies A.G. and C. Villaret, 1998.
Wave-induced currents above rippled beds. Pp. 187-199 in Physics of Estuaries and Coastal Seas, ed. J. Dronkers and M. Scheffers, publ. A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam.

Davies A.G. and C. Villaret, 1997.
Oscillatory flow over rippled beds: Boundary layer structure and wave-induced Eulerian drift. Chapter 6 in Gravity Waves in Water of Finite Depth, ed. J.N. Hunt, Advances in Fluid Mechanics, Computational Mechanics Publications, 215-254.

Block M.E., Davies A.G. and C. Villaret, 1994.
Suspension of sand in oscillatory flow above ripples: discrete vortex model and laboratory experiments. Pp. 37-52 in Sediment Transport Mechanisms in Coastal Environments and Rivers, EUROMECH 310. World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore.

Block M.E., Davies A.G. and C. Villaret, 1994.
Suspension of sand in oscillatory flow above ripples: discrete vortex model and laboratory experiments. Pp. 37-52 in Sediment Transport Mechanisms in Coastal Environments and Rivers, EUROMECH 310. World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore.

Davies, A.G., 1992.
Modelling the vertical distribution of suspended sediment in combined wave-current flow. Chapter
22 in Dynamics and Exchanges in Estuaries and the Coastal Zone. A.G.U. Coastal and Estuarine Studies, Vol. 40, ed. D. Prandle, 441 -466.

Davies A.G., Barber M.E. and R.L.Soulsby, 1990.
Vertical current structure and bedload sediment transport in a combined wave-current boundary layer flow. Pp. 52-67 in Physics
of Shallow Seas
, edited by Wang, H., Wang, J., and Dai, H., China Ocean Press.

Davies, A.G., 1990.
A model of the vertical structure of the wave and current bottom boundary layer. Chapter 10, pp.263-297, in Modeling Marine Systems, Volume II, ed. Davies, A.M., CRC Press, Boca Raton.

Additional Publications

Hashemi M. R, Neill Simon, Davies, Alan G., 2014
The implications of wave-tide interactions in marine renewables within the UK shelf seas. EIMR conference, Stornoway, April-May 2014.

George, R.L.S.F., P.E. Robins, A.G. Davies and J.C. Roberts. 2013.
Visual Analytics of the Hydrodynamic Flux for Coastal Flooding Prediction and Management. Workshop on Visualisation in Environmental Sciences (EnvirVis) (2013), pp. 1-5. O. Kolditz, K. Rink and G. Scheuermann (Editors).

Green, J. A. M., Davies, A.G. , Bowers, D.G. , Zhu, F. , Ward, S.L. and Porter, K. 2013
Briefing: Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference 2012. Maritime Engineering, DOI: 10.1680/maen.2012.28.

Hashemi, M.R., Neill S.P. and Davies, A.G. 2012
A numerical study of wave and current fields around Ramsey Island - tidal energy resource assessment, In: XIXth TELEMAC-MASCARET User Conference, October 2012, Oxford, United Kingdom.

Robins, P.E., Neill, S.P. and Davies, A.G. 2012.
The impact of tidal energy extraction on the morphodynamics of the Irish Sea. 4th International Conference on Ocean Energy, 17 October, Dublin. pp. 6.

Villaret, C. and Huybrechts, N. and Davies, A.G. (2012)
A large scale morphodynamic process-based model of the Gironde estuary. In: NCK-days 2012 : Crossing borders in coastal research., 13 March 2012 - 16 March 2012, Enschede, the Netherlands, 8pp. ISBN 9789036533423

Robins, P.E., Davies, A.G. 2011
Application of TELEMAC-2D and SISYPHE to complex estuarine regions to inform future management decisions. XVIIIth Telemac and Mascaret User Club Conference, Chatou, France, October 19-21, 2011.

Thorne P.D., Davies A.G. and Bolanos R. 2011.
Measurement and modelling of suspended sediment size profiles above sandy rippled beds under waves. Proceeding of Coastal Sediments 2011 held in Miami USA, 2-6 May, 1620-1633.

George R.L.S.F., Roberts J.C. and Davies A.G., 2010.
Using Processing to develop iCove: a tool for interactive coastal oceanographic visualization. EG UK Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics, J. Collomosse, I. Grimstead (Editors), Eurographics Association, University of Sheffield, September 2010, pp.99-105.

Robins P.E. and Davies, A.G., 2009.
Morphodynamic processes in shallow estuaries: influence of tidal flats and channels on sand transport. In Proceedings of the 6th IAHR Symposium on River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics (RCEM 2009), Santa Fe, Argentina, 21-25 September 2009, CRC Press/Balkema, Volume 1, 161-167.

Villaret C., Hervouet J.M., Huybrechts N., Van L.A. and A.G. Davies, 2009.
Effect of bed friction on morphodynamic modelling: Application to the central part of the Gironde estuary. In Proceedings of the 6th IAHR Symposium on River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics (RCEM 2009), Santa Fe, Argentina, 21-25 September 2009, CRC Press/Balkema, Volume 2, 899-905.

Brown J.M. and A.G. Davies, 2007
Flood/ebb tidal dominance in an estuary: sediment transport and morphology. In Proceedings of 5th IAHR International Symposium on River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, 17-21 September 2007, 2:779-787.

Davies A.G. and J.M. Brown, 2007.
Field measurement and modelling of scour pit dynamics in a sandy estuary. Coastal Sediments '07: proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Coastal Engineering and Science of Coastal Sediment Processes, May 2007, New Orleans, American Society of Civil Engineers, 1609-1622
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Malarkey, J., and A.G. Davies, 2006.
A simple model of oscillatory sheet-flow for graded sands. Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Coastal Dynamics, Barcelona, 4-8 Apr. 2005, ASCE, pp. 1-14, doi: 10.1061/40855(214)9.
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O'Donoghue, T., Li, M., Malarkey, J., Pan, S., Davies, A.G. and O'Connor, B.A. (2004)
Numerical and experimental study of wave-generated sheet flow. Coastal Engineering 2004, Proceedings of the 29th International Conference World Scientific, Singapore, held September 2004, Lisbon, Portugal.

Villaret, C. and Davies, A.G. (2004)
Numerical modelling of littoral sand transport. Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Lisbon, September 2004, World Scientific, Singapore, 1678-1689.

Davies A.G. and C. Villaret, 2003.
Sediment transport modelling for coastal morphodynamics. Proceedings of Coastal Sediments '03, held May 18-23, in Clearwater, Florida, East Meets West Productions, 14pp.
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Thorne P.D., Davies A.G. and J.J. Williams, 2003.
Measurements of intra-wave sediment entrainment over a rippled bed. Proceedings of Coastal Sediments '03, held May 18-23, in Clearwater, Florida, East Meets West Productions, 8pp.

Davies A.G. and P.D. Thorne, 2002.
1DV-model of sand transport by waves and currents in the rippled bed regime. Proceedings of 28th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Cardiff, World Scientific, 2599-2611.

Malarkey, J., Davies, A.G. and Li, Z. (2002)
A simple model of oscillatory sheet flow. Coastal Engineering 2002, Proceedings of the 28th International Conference World Scientific, Singapore, held July 2002, Cardiff.

Thorne P.D., Davies A.G. and J.J. Williams, 2002.
Measurements of bed forms and sediments in suspension under waves. Proceedings of 28th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Cardiff, World Scientific, 3007-3019.

Villaret C. and A.G. Davies, 2001.
Two-phase flow model description and applications to sand transport.
Département Laboratoire National d’Hydraulique et Environment, Electricité de France, Report HP-75/2001/073/A, 52pp.

Davies, A.G. and Villaret, C. (2000)
Sand transport by waves and currents: Predictions of research and engineering models. Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Sydney. American Society of Civil Engineers, 2481–2494.

Villaret, C., Davies, A.G. and Frey, J.K. (2000)
Présentations à la 27ème Conférence ICCE (Sydney, 2000): I. Sand transport rate predictions using a two–phase flow model. II. Sand transport rates by waves and currents. Département Laboratoire National d'Hydraulique et Environment, Electricité de France, Report HP–72/2000/057/A, 32pp.

Villaret, C., Davies, A.G. and Frey, J.M. (2000)
Sand transport rate predictions using a two–phase flow model. Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Sydney. American Society of Civil Engineers, 2561–2574.

Li Z. and A.G. Davies, 1998.
Effect of grain size gradation and reference concentration on sediment transport beneath large waves. Proceedings of Coastal Dynamics '97, Plymouth, ed. E.B. Thornton, American Society of Civil Engineers, 245-254.

Peet A.H. and A.G. Davies, 1998.
Convection and diffusion of sediment under large waves. Proceedings of Coastal Dynamics '97, Plymouth, ed. E.B. Thornton, American Society of Civil Engineers, 28-37.

Villaret C. and A.G. Davies, 1998.
Effect of bed roughness on net sediment transport by asymmetrical waves. Proceedings of Coastal Dynamics '97, Plymouth, ed. E.B. Thornton, American Society of Civil Engineers, 235-244.

Williams, J.J., Bell, P., Coates, L.E., Davies, A.G., Hardcastle, P.J., Humphery, J.D., Moores, S.P., Van Rijn, L.C., Thorne, P.D. and Trouw, K. (1998)
Laboratory evaluation of instrumentation used in field studies of wave–sediment interactions. Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Copenhagen. American Society of Civil Engineers, 2423–2434.

Villaret C., Simonin O. and A.G. Davies, 1995.
Suspended sediment transport modelling using a two-phase flow model and a turbulent kinetic energy model. Proceedings of 8th Int. Conf. on Transport and Sedimentation of Solid Particles, Prague, Jan. 1995, B11, 1-7.

Murray P.B., Davies A.G. and R.L. Soulsby, 1991.
Sediment pick-up in wave and current flows. Proceedings of EUROMECH
262 Colloquium on Sand Transport in Rivers, Estuaries and the Sea
, Wallingford, June 1990, ed. R.L. Soulsby and R. Bettess, A.A.Balkema, Rotterdam, 1, 37-43.

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