Current Projects

Search for Projects
View Projects
Project Title
by Subject/Focus Area
by Board/Committee
by Major Unit
Provisional Committee Appointments Open for Formal Public Comments
by Last Update
Meeting Information
Conflict of Interest Policy
Committee Appointment Process
More Project Information and to provide FEEDBACK on the Project

 Printer Friendly Version

Meeting Information

Project Title: Long-term Coastal Zone Dynamics: Interactions and Feedbacks between Natural and Human Processes along the U.S. Gulf Coast

PIN: DELS-BESR-16-04         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:
Board on Environmental Change and Society
Board on Earth Sciences & Resources
Ocean Studies Board
Transportation Research Board

Glickson, Deborah

Subject/Focus Area:
Behavioral and Social Sciences; Earth Sciences; Environment and Environmental Studies; Transportation and Infrastructure

Long-term Coastal Zone Dynamics Meeting 3
September 18, 2017 - September 19, 2017
New Orleans, LA

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Courtney Gibbs
Phone: 2023342743
Fax: 2023341377


SEPTEMBER 18, 2017

ByWater Institute
1370 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans, LA 70130

10:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions, Tuba Özkan-Haller, Committee Chair

10:10 a.m. Energy-Related Infrastructure and Support Along the Gulf Coast, Introduction by Shubhra Misra, Moderator

10:20 a.m. Critical Energy Infrastructure: The Big Picture on Resiliency Research, David Dismukes, Louisiana State University

10:40 a.m. Presentation Title TBD, Ian Voparil, Shell Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

11:00 a.m. Discussion among Committee and Speakers

11:30 a.m. Break

11:45 a.m. Towards Accurate Modeling of Long-term Shoreline Changes, Dano Roelvink, IHE Delft Institute for Water Education

12:45 p.m. Working lunch for committee and speakers

1:30 p.m. Louisiana Master Plan Modeling Panel, Tony Dalrymple, Moderator
• Mead Allison, The Water Institute of the Gulf
• Brady Couvillion, U.S. Geological Survey
• Ehab Meselhe, The Water Institute of the Gulf (via WebEx)
• John Alex McCorquodale , University of New Orleans (via WebEx)
• Hugh Roberts, ARCADIS
• Jenneke Visser , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
• Eric White, The Water Institute of the Gulf

3:30 p.m. Break

3:45 p.m. Restoring and Sustaining Ecological Function in Coastal Marshes Affected by Sea Level Rise, Damarys Acevedo-Mackey, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center

3:55 p.m. Presentation Title TBD, Ty Wamsley, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center

4:05 p.m. Presentation Title TBD, Joe Calantoni, Naval Research Laboratory

4:25 p.m. Discussion among Committee and Speakers, Alex Kolker, Moderator

5:00 p.m. Adjourn Open Session

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Tuba Özkan-Haller
Gregory Carter
Just Cebrian
Robert Dalrymple
Jordan Fischbach
Jennifer Irish
Alexander Kolker
Shubhra Misra
Laura Moore
Martin Smith
Gabrielle Wong-Parodi

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Presentations from Open Session Speakers
Statement of Task
Report Writing
Future Meetings

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: September 22, 2017