The successful candidate will be required to apply for a competitive University of Otago PhD scholarship, which includes a 3-year stipend of NZ$ 27,500 per year (tax free and includes a fee waiver), research costs, and travel support to an international conference.
Wakes, S. J., Maegli, T., Dickinson, K. J. M., & Hilton, M. J. (2010). Numerical modelling of wind flow over a complex geometry. Environmental Modelling & Software, 25, 237-247.
Pattanapol, W., Wakes, S., & Hilton, M. (2011). Using Computational Fluid Dynamics to determine suitable foredune morphologies in New Zealand. Journal of Coastal Research, SI64(1), 298-302.
Petersen, P., Hilton, M., & Wakes, S. (2011). Evidence of aeolian sediment transport across an Ammophila arenaria Dominated foredune, Mason Bay, Stewart Island. New Zealand Geographer, 67(3), 174-189.
Pattanapol, W., Wakes, S., Hilton, M., & Dickinson, K. (2008). Modelling of surface roughness for flow over a complex vegetated surface. International Journal of Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 2(1), 18-26.
Wakes, S. J., Hilton, M. J., & Konlechner, T. (2016). Topographic Steering of Oblique Incident Winds Across a Foredune-Parabolic Topography, Mason Bay, Stewart Island, New Zealand. Journal of Coastal Research, SI75, 243-247.