Environmental Fluids
Mechanics Lab (EFML)

Research

Recent Publications
The geography of near-shelf mixing on the east coast of South Africa

Justin Pringle, Derek D. Stretch, Katrin Tirok, 2022 
Environmental Fluid Mechanics 

On the reef scale hydrodyanmics at Sodwana Bay

Atish Deoraj, Calvin Wells, Justin Pringle, Derek D. Stretch, 2022. 
Environmental Fluid Mechanics (in Press)

Cold water temperature anomalies on the Sodwana reefs and their driving mechanisms

Calvin Wells, Justin Pringle, Derek D. Stretch, 2021. 
S. Afr. J. Sci 117 (9/10). DOI: https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2021/9304

Top Rated
Mixing efficiency in decaying stably stratified turbulence

Derek D. Stretch, James W. Rottman, S.Karan Venayagamoorthy, Keiko K. Nomurab, Chris R. Rehmann, 2010
Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans 49, (1): 25-36

Circulation patterns identified by spatial rainfall and ocean wave fields in Southern Africa

András Bárdossy, Geoffrey Pegram, Scott Sinclair, Justin Pringle and Derek Stretch, 2015
Frontiers in Environmental Science 3. doi:10.3389/fenvs.2015.00031

Lagrangian mixing in decaying stably stratified turbulence

Subhas K. Venayagamoorthy and Derek Stretch, 2006
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 564, 197–226. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022112006001510