Professor Harshinie Karunarathna

Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Yin, ., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. A Computational Investigation of Storm Impacts on Estuary Morphodynamics Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 7 12 421
  2. Eichentopf, S., Alsina, J., Christou, M., Kuriyama, Y., Karunarathna, H. Storm sequencing and beach profile variability at Hasaki, Japan Marine Geology
  3. van Veelen, T., Fairchild, T., Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. Experimental study on vegetation flexibility as control parameter for wave damping and velocity structure Coastal Engineering 157 103648
  4. Fairley, I., Lewis, M., Robertson, B., Hemer, M., Masters, I., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. A classification system for global wave energy resources based on multivariate clustering Applied Energy 262 114515
  5. Fairley, I., Lewis, M., Robertson, B., Hemer, M., Masters, I., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. A classification system for global wave energy resources based on multivariate clustering Applied Energy 262 114515
  6. Bennett, W., Karunarathna, H. Coastal flood alleviation through management interventions under changing climate conditions International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment ahead-of-print ahead-of-print
  7. Chatzirodou, A., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. 3D modelling of the impacts of in-stream horizontal-axis Tidal Energy Converters (TECs) on offshore sandbank dynamics Applied Ocean Research 91 101882
  8. Eichentopf, S., Karunarathna, H., Alsina, J. Morphodynamics of sandy beaches under the influence of storm sequences: Current research status and future needs Water Science and Engineering 12 3 221 234
  9. Reeve, D., Zuhaira, A., Karunarathna, H. Computational investigation of hydraulic performance variation with geometry in gabion stepped spillways Water Science and Engineering
  10. Bennett, W., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D., Mori, N. Computational modelling of morphodynamic response of a macro-tidal beach to future climate variabilities Marine Geology 415 105960
  11. Orimoloye, S., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Effects of Swell on Wave Height Distribution of Energy-Conserved Bimodal Seas Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 7 3 79
  12. Yin, Y., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Numerical modelling of hydrodynamic and morphodynamic response of a meso-tidal estuary inlet to the impacts of global climate variabilities Marine Geology 407 229 247
  13. Luo, M., Reeve, D., Shao, S., Karunarathna, H., Lin, P., Cai, H. Consistent Particle Method simulation of solitary wave impinging on and overtopping a seawall Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements 103 160 171
  14. Reeve, D., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Karunarathna, H., Pan, S., Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. A new perspective on meso-scale shoreline dynamics through data-driven analysis Geomorphology 341 169 191
  15. Fairley, I., Karunarathna, H., Masters, I., Masters, I., Fairley, I., Karunarathna, H. The influence of waves on morphodynamic impacts of energy extraction at a tidal stream turbine site in the Pentland Firth Renewable Energy 125 630 647
  16. Karunarathna, H., Brown, J., Chatzirodou, A., Dissanayake, P., Wisse, P. Multi-timescale morphological modelling of a dune-fronted sandy beach Coastal Engineering 136 161 171
  17. Umeda, S., Yuhi, M., Karunarathna, H. Seasonal to Decadal Variability of Shoreline Position on a Multiple Sandbar Beach Journal of Coastal Research 85 261 265
  18. Thompson, D., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D., Reeve, D. Modelling Extreme Wave Overtopping at Aberystwyth Promenade Water 9 9 663
  19. Side, J., Galleo, A., James, M., Davies, I., Karunarathna, H., Venugopal, V., Heath, M., Vogler, A., Borrows, M. Developing methodologies for large scale wave and tidal stream marine renewable energy extraction and its environmental impact: An overview of the TeraWatt project Ocean and Coastal Management 147 1 5
  20. Chatzirodou, A., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Modelling 3D hydrodynamics governing island-associated sandbanks in a proposed tidal stream energy site Applied Ocean Research 66 79 94
  21. Bennett, W., Karunarathna, H., Mori, N., Reeve, D. Climate Change Impacts on Future Wave Climate around the UK Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 4 4 78
  22. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Kuriyama, Y., Mase, H., Ranasinghe, R., Reeve, D. Linkages between sediment composition, wave climate and beach profile variability at multiple timescales Marine Geology 381 194 208
  23. Everett, A., Murray, T., Selmes, N., Rutt, I., Luckman, A., James, T., Clason, C., O'Leary, M., Karunarathna, H., Moloney, V., Reeve, D., Luckman, A., Murray, T., Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. Annual down-glacier drainage of lakes and water-filled crevasses at Helheim Glacier, southeast Greenland Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface 121 10 1819 1833
  24. Chatzirodou, A., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Investigation of deep sea shelf sandbank dynamics driven by highly energetic tidal flows Marine Geology 380 245 263
  25. Moloney, V., Karunarathna, H., Murray, T., Rutt, I., Everett, A., Reeve, D. Investigation of wind and tidal forcing on stratified flows in Greenland fjords with TELEMAC-3D European Journal of Computational Mechanics 25 3 249 272
  26. Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H., Pan, S., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Różyński, G., Ranasinghe, R. Data-driven and hybrid coastal morphological prediction methods for mesoscale forecasting Geomorphology 256 49 67
  27. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Burningham, H., Pan, S., Reeve, D. Two-dimensional reduced-physics model to describe historic morphodynamic behaviour of an estuary inlet Marine Geology 382 200 209
  28. Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Karunarathna, H., Pan, S., Reeve, D. Performance of a data-driven technique applied to changes in wave height and its effect on beach response Water Science and Engineering
  29. Thompson, D., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Comparison between wave generation methods for numerical simulation of bimodal seas Water Science and Engineering
  30. Fairley, I., Masters, I., Karunarathna, H., Masters, I., Karunarathna, H. Numerical modelling of storm and surge events on offshore sandbanks Marine Geology 371 106 119
  31. Gallego, A., Side, J., Baston, S., Waldman, S., Bell, M., James, M., Davies, I., O'Hara Murray, R., Heath, M., Sabatino, A., McKee, D., McCaig, C., Karunarathna, H., Fairley, I., Chatzirodou, A., Venugopal, V., Nemalidinne, R., Yung, T., Vögler, A., MacIver, R., Burrows, M., Fairley, I., Karunarathna, H. Large scale three-dimensional modelling for wave and tidal energy resource and environmental impact: Methodologies for quantifying acceptable thresholds for sustainable exploitation Ocean & Coastal Management
  32. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Wisse, P., Karunarathna, H. Effects of storm clustering on beach/dune evolution Marine Geology 370 63 75
  33. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Wisse, P., Karunarathna, H. Effects of storm clustering on beach/dune evolution Marine Geology 370 63 75
  34. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Wisse, P., Karunarathna, H. Comparison of storm cluster vs isolated event impacts on beach/dune morphodynamics Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 164 301 312
  35. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Wisse, P., Karunarathna, H. Comparison of storm cluster vs isolated event impacts on beach/dune morphodynamics Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 164 301 312
  36. Mase, H., Tamada, T., Yasuda, T., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Analysis of Climate Change Effects on Seawall Reliability Coastal Engineering Journal 57 03 1550010
  37. Fairley, I., Masters, I., Karunarathna, H. The cumulative impact of tidal stream turbine arrays on sediment transport in the Pentland Firth Renewable Energy 80 755 769
  38. Masters, I., Williams, A., Croft, T., Togneri, M., Edmunds, M., Zangiabadi, E., Fairley, I., Karunarathna, H., Croft, N. A Comparison of Numerical Modelling Techniques for Tidal Stream Turbine Analysis Energies 8 8 7833 7853
  39. Karunarathna, H., Mase, H., Baba, Y. Analysis of multi-scale morphodynamic behavior of a high energy beach facing the Sea of Japan Frontiers in Marine Science 2 51
  40. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Karunarathna, H., Karunarathna, H. Impacts of storm chronology on the morphological changes of the Formby beach and dune system, UK Natural Hazards and Earth System Science 15 7 1533 1543
  41. Karunarathna, H., Kuriyama, Y., Mase, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Reeve, D. Forecasts of seasonal to inter-annual beach change using a reduced physics beach profile model Marine Geology 365 14 20
  42. Karunarathna, H., Mase, H., Baba, Y. Analysis of multi-scale morphodynamic behavior of a high energy beach facing the Sea of Japan Frontiers in Marine Science 2
  43. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Karunarathna, H., Karunarathna, H. Impacts of storm chronology on the morphological changes of the Formby beach and dune system, UK Natural Hazards and Earth System Science 15 7 1533 1543
  44. Mase, H., Yasuda, T., Reis, M., Karunarathna, H., Yang, J. Stability formula and failure probability analysis of wave-dissipating blocks considering wave breaking Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy 1 1 45 54
  45. Karunarathna, H., Ranasinghe, R., Reeve, D. A hybrid beach morphology model applied to a high energy sandy beach Ocean Dynamics 65 11 1411 1422
  46. Dissanayake, P., Brown, J., Karunarathna, H. Modelling storm-induced beach/dune evolution: Sefton coast, Liverpool Bay, UK Marine Geology 357 225 242
  47. Pender, D., Callaghan, D., Karunarathna, H. An evaluation of methods available for quantifying extreme beach erosion Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy 1 1 31 43
  48. Karunarathna, H. An evaluation of methods available for quantifying extreme beach Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy
  49. Karunarathna, H. Modelling the impacts of marine energy extraction on non-cohesive sediment transport and morphodynamics Terawatt Position papers
  50. Karunarathna, H., Pender, D., Ranasinghe, R., Short, A., Reeve, D. The effects of storm clustering on beach profile variability Marine Geology 348 103 112
  51. Husain, S., Muhammed, J., Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Investigation of pressure variations over stepped spillways using smooth particle hydrodynamics Advances in Water Resources 66 52 69
  52. Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. A hybrid approach to model shoreline change at multiple timescales Continental Shelf Research 66 29 35
  53. Pender, D., Karunarathna, H. A statistical-process based approach for modelling beach profile variability Coastal Engineering 81 19 29
  54. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Reeve, D. Prediction of cross-shore beach profile evolution using a diffusion type model Continental Shelf Research 48 157 166
  55. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Ranasinghe, R., Short, A., Reeve, D. An analysis of the cross-shore beach morphodynamics of a sandy and a composite gravel beach Marine Geology 299-302 33 42
  56. Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. A statistical–dynamical method for predicting estuary morphology Ocean Dynamics 61 7 1033 1044
  57. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Spivack, M., Reeve, D. On modelling cross-shore beach morphology Journal of Coastal Research SI 64 671 675
  58. Karunarathna, H. Modelling the long-term morphological evolution of the Clyde Estuary, Scotland, UK Journal of Coastal Conservation 15 4 499 507
  59. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Spivack, M., Reeve, D. Analysis of key parameters in a diffusion type beach profile evolution model Continental Shelf Research 31 2 98 107
  60. Karunarathna, H., Reeve, D. Reply to: Pye, K., 2008. Discussion of: Karunarathna, H. and Reeve, D., 2008. A Boolean Approach to Prediction of Long-Term Evolution of Estuary Morphology.Journal of Coastal Research, 24(2B), 51–61;Journal of Coastal Research, 24(5), 1351–1352 Journal of Coastal Research 252 523 525
  61. Karunarathna, H. On the Prediction of Long-term Evolution of Morphodynamic Response of Estuarine Systems to Sea Level Rise and Human Interference Continental Shelf Research
  62. Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. On the prediction of long-term morphodynamic response of estuarine systems to sea level rise and human interference Continental Shelf Research 29 7
  63. Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. Beach profile evolution as an inverse problem Continental Shelf Research 29 18
  64. Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. Long-term morphodynamic evolution of estuaries: An inverse problem Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 77 3
  65. Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. A Boolean Approach to Prediction of Long-Term Evolution of Estuary Morphology Journal of Coastal Research 24
  66. Karunarathna, H., Chadwick, A. On low-frequency waves in the surf and swash Ocean Engineering 34 16 2115 2123
  67. Karunarathna, H. Low Frequency Waves in the Surf and Swash Ocean Engineering
  68. Karunarathna, H., Chadwick, A., Lawrence, J. Numerical experiments of swash oscillations on steep and gentle beaches Coastal Engineering 52 6 497 511
  69. Chadwick, A., O'Brien, D., Gehrels, W., Dales, D., Massey, A., Karunarathna, H., Karunarathna, H. A new analysis of the Slapton barrier beach system, UK Proceedings of the ICE - Maritime Engineering 158 4 147 161
  70. Karunarathna, H. A New Analysis for the Coastal Processes for the Slapton Barrier Beach System Maritime Engineering
  71. Drønen, N., Karunarathna, H., Fredsøe, J., Mutlu Sumer, B., Deigaard, R. An experimental study of rip channel flow Coastal Engineering 45 3-4 223 238

Conference Contributions

  1. Pender, D., Karunarathna, H., Karunarathna, H. Modeling beach profile evolution - A statistical-process based approach Proceedings of the Coastal Engineering Conference
  2. Nicholls, R., Bradbury, A., Burningham, H., Dix, J., Ellis, M., French, J., Hall, J., Karunarathna, H., Lawn, J., Pan, S., Reeve, D., Rogers, B., Souza, A., Stansby, P., Sutherland, J., Tarrant, O., Walkden, M., Whitehouse, R., Karunarathna, H. ICOASST - Integrating coastal sediment systems Proceedings of the Coastal Engineering Conference
  3. Karunarathna, H., Horrillo-Caraballo, J., Ranasinghe, R., Short, A., Reeve, D., Karunarathna, H. An analysis of cross-shore profile evolution of a sand and a composite sand-gravel beaches Proceedings of the Coastal Engineering Conference
  4. Bentley, I., Karunarathna, H., Karunarathna, H. A novel cellular automata approach to estuarine morphodynamic modelling Proceedings of the Coastal Engineering Conference

Other Research Outputs

  1. Fairley, I., Chatzirodou, A., Karunarathna, H. Modelling the Effects of Marine Energy Extraction on Non-Cohesive Sediment Transport and Morphological Change in the Pentland Firth and Orkney Waters Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science 8 7