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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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Stephan
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 (http://www.met.gov.fj/aifs_prods/65648.html), 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.