Environmental Publications

U.S. Department of Energy (2009). Report to Congress on the Potential Environmental Effects of Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy Technologies. Prepared in Response to the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, Section 633(b). Wind and Hydropower Technologies Program, Washington, DC. 89 p. + appendices.

Schweizer, P., Cada, G., and Bevelhimer, M. Effects of hydrokinetic turbine blade passage on fish early life stages - laboratory studies and projections to large river developments North American Journal of Fisheries Management, submitted.

Bevelhimer, M., Cada, G., Fortner, A., Schweizer, P., and Riemer, K. P. Laboratory studies of the short-term responses of freshwater fish to electromagnetic fields Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, submitted.

Bevelhimer, M.S., G.F. Cada, A.M. Fortner, and P.E. Schweizer. In Press. Responses of freshwater fish to laboratory electromagnetic fields. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society

Lacey, R. W. J., Neary, V. S., Liao, J. C., Enders, E. C., and Tritico, H. M. (2012). The IPOS framework: Linking fish swimming performance in altered flows from laboratory experiments to rivers. River Res. Appl., 28(4), 429-443.

Neary, V. S. (2012). Binary fish passage models for uniform and nonuniform flows. River Res. Applic., 28, 418–428.  

Cada, G., A. Copping, and J. Roberts (2011). Identifying how marine and hydrokinetic energy devices affect aquatic environments. Hydro Review (April):22-27.


Cada, G., A. Copping, and J. Roberts (2011). Fishing for evidence: Identifying how marine and hydrokinetic energy devices affect aquatic environments. Renewable Energy World 3(3):54-57.

Cada, G., J. Ahlgrimm, M. Bahleda, T. Bigford, S. Damiani-Stavrakas, D. Hall, R. Moursund, and M. Sale (2007). Potential impacts of hydrokinetic and wave energy conversion technologies on aquatic environments. Fisheries 32(4):174-181

Publications

Gunawan, B., Neary, V.S. and Colby, J. Mean velocity and turbulence measurements at a tidal energy site in East River, NY (USA). Renewable Energy, accepted.

Gunawan, B., Neary, V.S. and Hill, C. Comparison of fixed and moving vessel ADCP measurements in a large laboratory flume. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, in revision.

Neary, V. S., Gunawan, B., and Sale, D. C. Turbulent inflow characteristics for hydrokinetic energy conversion in rivers. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, accepted.

Neary, V. S., Gunawan, B., Hill, C., and Chamorro, L. P. Near and far field flow disturbances induced by model hydrokinetic turbine: ADV and ADP comparison. Renewable Energy, in press.

Defne, Z., Haas, K. A., Fritz, H. M., Jiang, L. D., French, S. P., Shi, X., Smith, B. T., Neary, V. S., and Stewart, K. M. (2012). National geodatabase of tidal stream power resource in USA. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16(5), 3326-3338.

Gunawan, B., Sun, X., Sterling, M., Shiono, K., Tsubaki, R., Rameshwaran, P., Knight, D. W., Chandler, J. H., Tang, X., and Fujita, I. (2012). The application of LS-PIV to a small irregular river for inbank and overbank flows. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 24, 1-12.

Gunawan, B., Neary, V. S., Hill, C., and Chamorro, L. P. (2012). Effects of large energetic vortices on axial-flow hydrokinetic turbines. Proc., Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods 2012. Effects of large energetic vortices on axial-flow hydrokinetic turbinesEffects of large energetic vortices on axial-flow hydrokinetic turbinesEffects of large energetic vortices on axial-flow hydrokinetic turbines.

Gunawan, B., Neary, V. S., Hill, C., and Chamorro, L. P. (2012). Measurement of velocity deficit at the downstream of a 1:10 axial hydrokinetic turbine model. Proc., Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods 2012.

Hill, A. J., and Neary, V. S. (2012). Annual water budgets for a seasonally inundated sinkhole wetland. Wetlands, 1-12.

Neary, V. S., Constantinescu, S., Bennett, S., and Diplas, P. (2012). Effects of vegetation on turbulence, sediment transport, and stream morphology. ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 138(9), 765–776.

Neary, V. S., Chamorro, L. P., Hill, C., Gunawan, B., and Sotiropoulos, F. (2012). US Department of Energy National Lab activities in marine hydrokinetics: Machine performance testing. Proc., 4th International Conference on Ocean Energy 2012.

Gunawan, B., Sterling, M., and Knight, D. W. (2010). Using an acoustic Doppler current profiler in a small river. Water Environ J, 24(2), 147-158.

Gunawan, B., Sterling, M., Tang, X., and Knight, D. W. (2010). Measuring and modeling flow structures in a small river. Proc., International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics - Riverflow 2010.

Gunawan, B., Sun, X., Sterling, M., Knight, D. W., Shiono, K., Chandler, J., Rameshwaran, P., Wright, N. G., Sellin, R. H. J., Tang, X., and Fujita, I. (2008). An integrated and novel approach to estimating the conveyance capacity of the River Blackwater. Proc., The Eight International Conference on Hydro-science and Engineering 2008.

Rath, S., Gunawan, B., Pasche, E., Frick, A., and Teschke, U. (2006). Roughness parameterization for 2D hydrodynamic models from QuickBird spaceborne imagery. River Flow 2006, Vols 1 and 2, R. M. L. Ferreira, C. T. L. Alves, G. A. B. Leal, and A. H. Cardoso, eds., 1941-1946.

Technical Reports

Neary, V. S., Chamorro, L. P., Hill, C., and Gunawan, B. (2012). Experimental test plan – DOE tidal and river reference turbines. ORNL/TM-2012/301.

Neary, V. S., Gunawan, B., and Ryou, A. S. (2012). Performance evaluation of HYCOM-GOM for hydrokinetic resource assessment in the Florida Strait. ORNL/TM-2012/221.

Neary, V. S., and Gunawan, B. (2012). Sensor-fusion technology for improving accuracy of cable deployed acoustic Doppler velocimeter measurements subject to flow induced motions. ORNL LDRD report.

Gunawan, B., Neary, V. S., and McNutt, J. R. (2011). ORNL ADV Post processing guide and Matlab algorithms for MHK site flow and turbulence analysis. ORNL/TML-2011/338.

Gunawan, B., and Neary, V. S. (2011). ORNL ADCP Post processing guide and Matlab algorithms for MHK site flow and turbulence analysis. ORNL/TML-2011/404.

Neary, V. S., Gunawan, B., Polagye, B., Thomson, J., Richmond, M. C., Durgesh, V., Muste, M., and Fontaine, A. (2011). Field measurements at river and tidal current sites for hydrokinetic energy development: Best practices manual. ORNL/TML-2011/419.

Neary, V. S. (2011). Reference inflow characterization for river resource reference model (RM2). ORNL/TM-2011/360.