Environmental Fluids
Mechanics Lab (EFML)

Research

Recent Publications
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

On a new statistical wave generator based on atmospheric circulation patterns and its applications to coastal shoreline evolution

Justin Pringle and Derek D. Stretch, 2021
Computers and Geosciences 149. DOI:10.1016/j.cageo.2021.104707

A New Approach for the Stochastic Simulation of Regional Wave Climates Conditioned on Synoptic-Scale Meteorology

Justin Pringle and Derek D. Stretch, 2019
Journal of Coastal Research, 35(6), 1331–1342. https://doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-18-00158.1

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