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Dr Robert Houseago

Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Geography205 


Environmental scientist interested in fluvial and coastal environments, including hydrodynamics and fluid-structure interactions (aquatic vegetation, offshore turbine monopiles), sediment dynamics, and the roughness of rivers.


Conference Paper

  • Houseago, Robert C, Mockute, Agota, Cross, Elizabeth J & Dethlefs, Nina (2023), Rapid Assessment of Offshore Monopile Fatigue Using Machine Learning, European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring Springer. 101-112.

Journal Article

  • Houseago, Robert C, Hong, Liu, Cheng, Shyuan, Best, James L, Parsons, Daniel R & Chamorro, Leonardo P (2022). On the turbulence dynamics induced by a surrogate seagrass canopy. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 934.
  • Hong, Liu, Cheng, Shyuan, Houseago, Robert C, Parsons, Daniel R, Best, James L & Chamorro, Leonardo P (2022). On the submerged low-Cauchy-number canopy dynamics under unidirectional flows. Journal of Fluids and Structures 113: 103646.
  • Hackney, Christopher R, Darby, Stephen E, Parsons, Daniel R, Leyland, Julian, Best, James L, Aalto, Rolf, Nicholas, Andrew P & Houseago, Robert C (2020). River bank instability from unsustainable sand mining in the lower Mekong River. Nature Sustainability 3(3): 217-225.