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Zygmunt Kowalik

Professor Emeritus

Physical Oceanography
118 O'Neill
Institute of Marine Science
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7220
(907) 474-7753
(907) 474-7204
Advising:
Publications
J. Horrillo, W. Knight and Z. Kowalik. 2012. Tsunami Propagation over the North Pacific: dispersive and nondispersive models. Science of Tsunami Hazards. 31:154-177.

Y. Yamazaki, K. F. Cheung and Z. Kowalik . 2010. Depth- integrated, non-hydrostatic model with grid nesting for tsunami generation, propagation, and runup. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids. doi: 10.1002/fld.2485

Z. Kowalik and A. Proshutinsky. 2010. Tsunami tide interactions: A Cook Inlet case study. Cont. Shelf. Res. 30:633-642..

C. S. Chen, G. P. Gao, J. H. Qi, A. Proshutinsky, R. C. Beardsley, Z. Kowalik, H. C. Lin and G. Cowles. 2009. A new high-resolution unstructured grid finite volume Arctic Ocean model (AO-FVCOM): An application for tidal studies Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 114

Y. Yamazaki, Z. Kowalik and K. F. Cheung. 2009. Depth-integrated, non-hydrostatic model for wave breaking and run-up International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids. 61(5):473-497.

J. Horrillo, W. Knight and Z. Kowalik. 2008. Kuril Islands tsunami of November 2006: 2. Impact at Crescent city by local enhancement Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 113:C01021. doi: 10.1029/2007jc004404 <Go to ISI>://000252886200002

Z. Kowalik. 2008. Energy Flux as a tool in locating tsunami secondary sources Science of Tsunami Hazards. 27(3):29-Jan.

Z. Kowalik, J. Horrillo, W. Knight and T. Logan. 2008. Kuril Islands tsunami of November 2006: 1. Impact at Crescent city by distant scattering - Part2 - Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 113(C1):C01020. doi: 10.1029/2007jc004402 <Go to ISI>://000252886200001

Danielson, S. L., and Z. Kowalik. 2005. Tidal currents in the St. Lawrence Island region. J. Geophys. Res. 110(No. C10) doi: 10.1029/2004JC002463

Specialties
  • numerical modeling
  • tides in the Arctic Ocean Bering Sea, and Okhotsk Sea
  • storm surges and currents in the Arctic Ocean, Baltic Sea, Bering Sea, and North Pacific
  • Tsunamis in the North Pacific
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