Here we study the combined hydraulic, geomorphic and ecological effects on natural and managed water-worked systems. Present projects concentrate on fish-passage optimisation and effects of large wood on channel morphology.
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Knapp, M., Montgomery, J., Whittaker, C., Franklin, P., Baker, C. and Friedrich, H. (2019). Fish Passage Hydrodynamics: Insights into overcoming Migration Challenges for small-bodied Fish. Journal of Ecohydraulics https://doi.org/10.1080/24705357.2019.1604091
Levy, B., Friedrich, H., Cater, J., Clarke, R. and Denier, J. (2014). The impact of twine/mesh ratio on flow dynamics through a porous cylinder. Experiments in Fluids, 55:1829. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00348-014-1829-y