Professor Frederic Dias
University College Dublin
Professor, Mathematics
Ireland
My co-authors include
Professor Roger H J Grimshaw
Dimitrios Mitsotakis
My Publications
New computational methods in tsunami science
Philosophical Transactions of The Royal Society A Mathematical Physical and Engineering...
September 2015
Can small islands protect nearby coasts from tsunamis? An active experimental design ap...
Proceedings of The Royal Society A Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences
November 2014
Instabilities, breathers and rogue waves in optics
Nature Photonics
September 2014
Instabilities and rogue waves in non-linear fiber optics
July 2014
A long-term nearshore wave hindcast for Ireland: Atlantic and Irish Sea coasts (1979–2012)
Ocean Dynamics
June 2014
Numerical Study of Wave Slamming on an Oscillating Flap
June 2014
Oscillating Wave Surge Converters: Interactions in a Wave Farm
June 2014
Conditions for extreme wave runup on a vertical barrier by nonlinear dispersion
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
May 2014
Extreme waves induced by strong depth transitions: Fully nonlinear results
Physics of Fluids
May 2014
Controlling modulation instability using an incoherent low amplitude seed
May 2014
Ship waves and Kelvin
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
April 2014
Rogue Wave Structures in Spontaneous Modulation Instability
January 2014
Microfluidics in Microstructure Optical Fibers: Heat Flux and Pressure-driven and Other...
Procedia IUTAM
January 2014
Incoherent resonant seeding of modulation instability in optical fiber
Optics Letters
December 2013
Scatterings
Optics and Photonics News
December 2013
Ultrafast Single-Shot Measurements in Modulation Instability and Supercontinuum
Optics and Photonics News
December 2013
Extreme wave runup on a vertical cliff
Geophysical Research Letters
June 2013
Numerical Simulation of Wave Interaction With an Oscillating Wave Surge Converter
June 2013
Numerical Simulation of an Oscillating Wave Surge Converter
June 2013
Wave Power Extraction by an Oscillating Wave Surge Converter in Random Seas
June 2013
Mathematical Modelling of a Flap-Type Wave Energy Converter
June 2013
A Detailed Investigation of the Nearshore Wave Climate and the Nearshore Wave Energy Re...
June 2013
An Experimental Study of the Hydrodynamic Effects of Marine Growth on Wave Energy Conve...
June 2013
Shock velocity increase due to a heterogeneity produced by a two-gas layer
Physical Review E
June 2012
On the use of the finite fault solution for tsunami generation problems
Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics
March 2012
On weakly nonlinear gravity–capillary solitary waves
Wave Motion
March 2012
Kuznetsov-Ma Soliton Dynamics in Nonlinear Fiber Optics
January 2012
The VOLNA code for the numerical modeling of tsunami waves: Generation, propagation and...
European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids
November 2011
Local Run-Up Amplification by Resonant Wave Interactions
Physical Review Letters
September 2011
Computing the Maslov index of solitary waves, Part 2: Phase space with dimension greate...
Physica D Nonlinear Phenomena
August 2011
New analysis of an old instability
SPIE Newsroom
May 2011
Rediscovered dynamics of nonlinear fiber optics: from breathers to extreme localisation
February 2011
Optical Rogue Waves: Physics and Impact
January 2011
Peregrine soliton in optical fiber-based systems
January 2011
Stability of some stationary solutions to the forced KdV equation with one or two bumps
Journal of Engineering Mathematics
October 2010
Impact of a falling jet
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
July 2010
Akhmediev Breather dynamics and the nonlinear modulation instability spectrum
April 2010
Influence of sedimentary layering on tsunami generation
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
April 2010
EXACT INTERNAL WAVES OF A BOUSSINESQ SYSTEM
April 2010
PROGRESS IN FULLY NONLINEAR POTENTIAL FLOW MODELING OF 3D EXTREME OCEAN WAVES
April 2010
Modulation instability, Akhmediev breathers, and rogue waves in nonlinear fiber optics
February 2010
On the fully-nonlinear shallow-water generalized Serre equations
Physics Letters A
February 2010
A two-fluid model for violent aerated flows
Computers & Fluids
February 2010
Collisions in Optical Rogue Wave Formation
January 2010
Collisions and Emergence of Optical Rogue Solitons
January 2010
The Dynamics of a Developing CW Supercontinuum: Analytical Predictions and Experiments
January 2010
Tsunami generation by dynamic displacement of sea bed due to dip-slip faulting
Mathematics and Computers in Simulation
December 2009
Computing the Maslov index of solitary waves, Part 1: Hamiltonian systems on a four-dim...
Physica D Nonlinear Phenomena
September 2009
A Boussinesq system for two-way propagation of interfacial waves
Physica D Nonlinear Phenomena
September 2008
Dissipative Boussinesq equations
Comptes Rendus Mécanique
September 2007
Viscous potential free-surface flows in a fluid layer of finite depth
Comptes Rendus Mathematique
July 2007
Comparison between three-dimensional linear and nonlinear tsunami generation models
Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics
April 2007
Numerical modeling of extreme rogue waves generated by directional energy focusing
Wave Motion
April 2007
The numerical computation of freely propagating time-dependent irrotational water waves
Fluid Dynamics Research
December 2006
Linear theory of wave generation by a moving bottom
Comptes Rendus Mathematique
October 2006
A fast method for nonlinear three-dimensional free-surface waves
Proceedings of The Royal Society A Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences
April 2006
Generalized solitary waves and fronts in coupled Korteweg–de Vries systems
Physica D Nonlinear Phenomena
October 2005
Two-layer hydraulic falls over an obstacle
European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids
November 2004
Amplitude des oscillations d'ondes solitaires généralisées
Comptes Rendus Mathematique
July 2003
Water-Waves as a Spatial Dynamical System
January 2003
Nonlinear effects in the response of a floating ice plate to a moving load
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
June 2002
Three-Dimensional Numerical Model for Fully Nonlinear Waves Over Arbitrary Bottom
March 2002
Interfacial periodic waves of permanent form with free-surface boundary conditions
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
June 2001
Numerical Modeling of Fully Nonlinear 3D Overturning Waves over Arbitrary Bottom
March 2001
Waves Due to a Steadily Moving Load on a Floating Ice Plate
January 2001
Turbulence d'ondes dans des modèles unidimensionnels
Comptes Rendus de l Académie des Sciences - Series IIB - Mechanics
October 2000
Ondes solitaires forcées de capillarité-gravité
Comptes Rendus de l Académie des Sciences - Series I - Mathematics
October 2000
Linear pulse structure and signalling in a film flow on an inclined plane
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
October 1999
Preface
European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids
May 1999
NONLINEAR GRAVITY AND CAPILLARY-GRAVITY WAVES
Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics
January 1999
Nonlinear bow flows with spray
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
October 1993
Capillary-gravity solitary waves with damped oscillations
Physica D Nonlinear Phenomena
June 1993
A steady breaking wave
Physics of Fluids A Fluid Dynamics
January 1993
Gravity-capillary solitary waves in water of infinite depth and related free-surface flows
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
July 1992
Weir flows and waterfalls
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
September 1991
The effects of wave-induced seepage on an impervious breakwater with an extended founda...
Coastal Engineering
October 1990
An analysis of two-dimensional water waves based on O(2) symmetry
Nonlinear Analysis
May 1990
Flows emerging from a nozzle and falling under gravity
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
April 1990
Discussion of “ Wave‐Induced Pressure Under Gravity Structure ” by Philip L.‐F. Liu (J...
Journal of Waterway Port Coastal and Ocean Engineering
March 1988
Ideal jet flow in two dimensions
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
December 1987
Bifurcations of capillary-gravity interfacial waves
Water waves generated by a moving bottom
DYNAMICS OF TSUNAMI WAVES
Weakly Nonlinear Wave Packets and the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation