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World Wetlands Day 2016
2 February 2016

February 2nd is World Wetlands Day. It commemorates the signing of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance in Ramsar Iran in 1971.

2015 Highlights Newsletter
1 February 2016

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28 January 2016

WRL academic Dr Stefan Felder recently returned from a visit of the Laboratory of Hydraulic Constructions (LCH) at EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland where he collaborated with Dr Michael Pfister (LCH, EPFL) on the measurement of high-velocity air-water... read more

Severe Tropical Cyclone Victor
18 January 2016

WRL staff have been keeping a close eye on Severe Tropical Cyclone Victor (, as it tracks through the Southern Group of the Cook Islands.

Thermal Image Velocimetry
18 January 2016

WRL PhD student Arvin Saket has developed an accurate Thermal Image Velocimetry (TIV) technique using a CO2 laser source and infrared imagery under supervision of Associate Professor Bill Peirson.