Publications with REEF3D

Journal Articles | Conference Articles |  Theses and Reports

Journal Articles

Bihs H., Kamath A. (2017)
A Combined Level Set/Ghost Cell Immersed Boundary Representation for Simulations of Floating Bodies, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, Vol. 83, Issue 12, pp. 905-916, DOI: 10.1002/fld.4333, download .pdf.

Fleit G., Baranya S., Bihs H. (2017)
CFD Modeling of Varied Flow Conditions Over an Ogee-Weir, accepted to Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering.

Grotle E.L., Bihs H., Æsøy V. (2017)
Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Sloshing under Roll Excitation at Shallow Liquid Depths, Ocean Engineering, Vol. 138, pp. 73-85, DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.04.021.

Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017)
Energy transfer due to shoaling and decomposition of breaking and non-breaking waves over a submerged bar, Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 11, Issue 1, pp. 450-466, DOI: 10.1080/19942060.2017.1310671.

Bihs H., Alagan Chella M., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Numerical Investigation of Focused Waves and their Interaction with a Vertical Cylinder using REEF3D, Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Vol. 139, Issue 4, DOI: 10.1115/1.4036206.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Myrhaug D., Muskulus M. (2017)
Breaking Solitary Waves and Breaking Wave Forces on a Vertically Mounted Slender Cylinder over an Impermeable Sloping Seabed, Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp. 1-19, DOI: 10.1007/s40722-016-0055-5.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Study of Water Impact and Entry of Free Falling Wedge Using CFD Simulations, Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Vol. 139 (3), pp. 031802, DOI: 10.1115/1.4035384.

Ong, M.C., Kamath, A., Bihs, H., Afzal, M.S. (2017), Numerical Simulation of Free-Surface Waves past Two Partially-Submerged Horizontal Circular Cylinders in Tandem, Marine Structures, Vol. 52, pp. 1-14, DOI: 10.1016/j.marstruc.2016.11.002.

Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016), Breaking Wave Interaction with a Vertical Cylinder and the Effect of Breaker Location, Ocean Engineering, Vol. 128, pp. 105-115, DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2016.10.025.

Bihs H., Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Aggarwal A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016)
A New Level Set Numerical Wave Tank with Improved Density Interpolation for Complex Wave Hydrodynamics, Computers & Fluids, Vol. 140, pp. 191-208, DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2016.09.012, download .pdf.

Fleit G., Baranya S., Rüther N., Bihs H., Kramer T., Josza J. (2016)
Investigation of the Effects of Ship Induced Waves on the Littoral Zone with Field Measurements and CFD Modeling, Water, Vol. 8 (7), DOI: 10.3390/w8070300.

Bihs H., Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016)
Breaking wave interaction with tandem cylinders under different impact scenarios, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, Vol. 142, Issue 5, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000343.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Alagan Chella M., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016)
Upstream and Downstream Cylinder Influence on the Hydrodynamics of a Four Cylinder Group, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, Vol. 142 (4), DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000339.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Myrhaug D., Muskulus M. (2016)
Hydrodynamic Characteristics and Geometric Properties of Plunging and Spilling Breakers over Impermeable Slopes, Ocean Modelling, Vol. 103, pp. 53-72, DOI: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2015.11.011, download .pdf.

Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Investigations of Wave Interaction with a Pair of Large Tandem Cylinders, Ocean Engineering, Vol. 108, pp. 738-748, DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2015.08.049.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Numerical Investigations of the Hydrodynamics of an Oscillating Water Column, Ocean Engineering, Vol. 102, pp. 40-50, DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2015.04.043.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Myrhaug D. (2015)
Characteristics and Profile Asymmetry Properties of Waves Breaking Over an Impermeable Submerged Reef, Coastal Engineering, Vol. 100, pp. 26-36, DOI: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2015.03.008.

Afzal M.S., Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Three Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Pier Scour under Current and Waves using the Level Set Method, Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Vol. 137(3), pp. 032001-032007, DOI: 10.1115/1.4029999.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Numerical Modeling of Power Take-off Damping in an Oscillating Water Column Device, International Journal of Marine Energy, Vol. 10, pp. 1-16, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijome.2015.01.001.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Myrhaug D., Muskulus M. (2015)
Breaking Characteristics and Geometric Properties of Spilling Breakers over Slopes, Coastal Engineering, Vol. 95, pp. 4-19, DOI: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2014.09.003.

Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Investigations into Wave Forces and Flow around Three Cylinders Placed in Different Configurations, Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 343-354, DOI: 10.1080/19942060.2015.1031318.

Conference Articles

Bihs H., Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Extreme Wave Generation, Breaking and Impact Simulations with REEF3D, OMAE 2017, 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Trondheim, Norway.

Sasikumar A., Bihs H., Kamath A., Musch O., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Numerical Investigation of Wave Kinematics Inside Berm Breakwaters with Varying Berm Geometry Using REEF3D, OMAE 2017, 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Trondheim, Norway.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Myrhaug D., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Computation of Wave Impact Pressures and Kinematics During Plunging Breaking Wave Interaction with a Vertical Cylinder Using CFD Modelling, OMAE 2017, 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Trondheim, Norway.

Aggarwal A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Pakozdi C., Berthelsen P.A. Arntsen Ø.A. (2017)Numerical Investigation of Irregular Breaking Waves for Extreme Wave Spectra Using CFD, ISOPE 2017, 27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, San Francisco, USA.

Ahmad N., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Aggarwal A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017)Numerical Modelling of Arctic Coastal Erosion due to Breaking Waves Impact Using REEF3D, ISOPE 2017, 27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, San Francisco, USA.

Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017)
Influence of the Upstream Cylinder and Wave Breaking Point on the Breaking Wave Forces on the Downstream Cylinder, 12th International Conference on CFD in Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries, Trondheim, Norway.

Bihs H., Kamath A., Zheng Lu J., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Simulation of floating bodies using a combined immersed boundary with the level set method in REEF3D, MARINE 2017, VII Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, Nantes, France, download .pdf.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Application of a 6DOF algorithm for the investigation of impulse waves generated due to sub-aerial landslides, MARINE 2017, VII Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, Nantes, France.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H, Pakozdi C., Myrhaug D., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Simulation of breaking focused waves over a slope with a CFD based numerical wave tank, MARINE 2017, VII Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, Nantes, France.

Wang W., Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Large Scale CFD Modeling of Wave Propagation into Mehamn Harbor, MARINE 2017, VII Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, Nantes, France.

Aggarwal A., Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Pakozdi C., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Numerical study of wave transformation using the free surface reconstruction method, MARINE 2017, VII Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, Nantes, France.

Aggarwal A., Alagan Chella M., Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2017), Numerical Study of Irregular Breaking Wave Forces on a Monopile for Offshore Wind Turbines, 14th Deep Sea Offshore Wind R&D Conference, EERA DeepWind’2017, Trondheim, Norway.

Ahmad N., Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016), 3D Numerical Modelling of Pile Scour with Free Surface profile under Wave and Current using Level Set Method in Model REEF3D, 8th International Conference on Local Scour and Erosion, ISCE 2016, Oxford, UK.

Bihs H., Alagan Chella M., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016), Wave-Structure Interaction of Focused Waves with REEF3D, OMAE 2016, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Busan, South-Korea.

Grotle E.L., Bihs H., Pedersen E., Æsøy V. (2016), CFD Simulations of Non-Linear Sloshing in a Rotating Rectangular Tank Using the Level Set Method, OMAE 2016, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Busan, South-Korea.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016), Study of Water Impact and Entry of Free Falling Wedge Using CFD Simulations, OMAE 2016, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Busan, South-Korea.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Kamath A., Myrhaug D., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016), Numerical Modelling of Breaking Wave Interaction with a Group of Four Vertical Slender Cylinders in Square Arrangements, OMAE 2016, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Busan, South-Korea.

Aggarwal A., Alagan Chella M., Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016), Numerical Simulation of Irregular Wave Forces on a Horizontal Cylinder, OMAE 2016, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering, Busan, South-Korea.

Alagan Chella M., Ros Collados, X., Bihs H., Myrhaug D., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016)
Numerical and experimental investigation of breaking wave interaction with a vertical slender cylinder, 13th Deep Sea Offshore Wind R&D Conference, EERA DeepWind’2016, Trondheim, Norway.

Aggarwal A., Alagan Chella M., Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2016)
Irregular Wave Forces on a Large Vertical Circular Cylinder, 13th Deep Sea Offshore Wind R&D Conference, EERA DeepWind’2016, Trondheim, Norway.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Alagan Chella M., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Simulations to Determine Wave Forces on a Row of Cylinders, APAC 2015, Chennai, India, Procedia Engineering, DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.08.334.

Ahmad N., Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Three-Dimensional CFD Modeling of Wave Scour around Side-by-Side and Triangular Arrangement of Piles with REEF3D, APAC 2015, Chennai, India, Procedia Engineering, DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.08.355.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Simulations for Fluid Structure Interaction due to Breaking Waves, MekIT’15, Trondheim, Norway.

Ahmad N., Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Numerical Simulation of Waves and Local Scour Around Vertical Cylinders in a Triangular Arrangement using REEF3D, MekIT’15, Trondheim, Norway.

Aggarwal A., Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Validation of Irregular Wave Generation in REEF3D, MekIT’15, Trondheim, Norway.

Bihs H., Kamath A., Alagan Chella M., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Simulations of Roll Motion of a Floating Ice Block in Waves Using REEF3D, POAC 2015, International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions, Trondheim, Norway.

Ahmad N., Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Modeling of Local Scour around a Pair of Tandem Cylinders under Wave Conditions, POAC 2015, International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions, Trondheim, Norway.

Ahmad N., Bihs H., Afzal M.S., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Three-Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Local Scour around a Non-Slender Cylinder under Varying Wave Conditions, 36th IAHR World Congress, Delft, The Netherlands.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Myrhaug D. (2015)
An Investigation on Plunging Breaking Waves over a Slope with a CFD based Numerical Wave Tank, 36th IAHR World Congress, Delft, The Netherlands.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
Three Dimensional CFD Modeling of flow around an OWC wave energy converter, 36th IAHR World Congress, Delft, The Netherlands.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Alagan Chella M., Arntsen Ø.A. (2015)
CFD Simulations of Wave Propagation and Shoaling over a Submerged Bar, ICWRCOE 2015, International Conference on Water Resources, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Mangalore, India, Aquatic Procedia, DOI: 10.1016/j.aqpro.2015.02.042.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
A CFD based 3D Numerical Wave Tank to Investigate Wave Interaction with Rectangular Cylinders, ICHE 2014, Hamburg, Germany.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Muskulus M. (2014)
Numerical Simulation of Breaking Waves on a Plane Slope with a Parallel Level Set Solver, ICHE 2014, Hamburg, Germany.

Afzal M.S., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
3D Numerical Modeling of Contraction Scour under Steady Current using the Level Set Method, ICHE 2014, Hamburg, Germany.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
Comparison of 2D and 3D Simulations of an OWC Device in a Numerical Wave Tank, ICCE 2014, Seoul, Korea.

Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
CFD Multiphase Simulation of Two-Fluid Sloshing with Free Surface Motion using the Level Set Method, 10th International Conference on CFD in Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries, Trondheim, Norway.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Olsen J.E., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
Effect of Compressibility in CFD Simulation of an Oscillating Water Column Device, 10th International Conference on CFD in Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries, Trondheim, Norway.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
Analysis of Wave Interaction with Cylinders using a 3D Numerical Wave Tank, OMAE 2014, San Francisco, USA.

Afzal M.S., Bihs H.,Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2014)
Three Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Pier Scour under Current and Waves using the Level Set Method, OMAE 2014, San Francisco, USA.

Bihs H., Afzal M.S., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
REEF3D : An Advanced Wave Energy Design Tool for the Simulation of Wave Hydrodynamics and Sediment Transport., International Workshop on Ocean Wave Energy 2013, Chennai, India.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
Investigating OWC Wave Energy Converters Using Two-Dimensional CFD Simulations, International Workshop on Ocean Wave Energy 2013, Chennai, India.

Bihs H., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
A 3D Numerical Wave Tank using the Level Set Method for the Calculation of Wave Propagation and Runup, ISOPE 2013, Anchorage, USA.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
Evaluation of Hydrodynamic Efficiency of an Oscillating Water Column Device through CFD Simulation, ISOPE 2013, Anchorage, USA.

Bihs H., Ong M.C. (2013)
Numerical Simulation of Flows past Partially-Submerged Horizontal Circular Cylinders in Free Surface Waves, OMAE 2013, Nantes, France.

Alagan Chella M., Bihs H., Kamath A., Muskulus M. (2013)
Numerical Modeling of Breaking Waves over a Reef with a Level-Set based Numerical Wave Tank, OMAE 2013, Nantes, France.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
Calculation of Wave Forces on Cylindrical Piles using a 3D Numerical Wave Tank, OMAE 2013, Nantes, France.

Bihs H., Ong M.C., Kamath A., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
A Level Set Method based Numerical Wave Tank for the Calculation of Wave Forces on Horizontal and Vertical Cylinders, MekIT’13, Trondheim, Norway.

Kamath A., Bihs H., Arntsen Ø.A. (2013)
Application of Porous Media Flow Relation to Simulate Pressure Drop across a Nozzle in a Two Dimensional Numerical Wave Tank, MekIT’13, Trondheim, Norway.

Bihs H. (2011)
A Three Dimensional Multiphase Solver for the Calculation of Propagation Gravity Currents, 7th International Symposium on Stratified Flows, Rome, Italy.

Bihs H. (2011)
Three Dimensional Numerical Simulation of Bubble and Droplet Dynamics with a Parallel Particle Level Set Solver, 8th International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics in Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries, Trondheim, Norway.

Bihs H. (2010)
Numerical Investigations of Free Surface Flow in a Channel with a Long Contraction, 5th International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, River Flow, Braunschweig, Germany.

Bihs H. (2009)
Three Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Free Surface Flow around an Obstacle with the Level Set Method, 33rd IAHR Congress, Vancouver, Canada.

Bihs H., Olsen N.R.B. (2009)
Three Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Complex Free Surface Flow over a Backward Facing Step, 5th National Conference on Computational Mechanics, MeKIT’ 09, Trondheim, Norway.

Theses and Reports

Lu J. Z. (2017)
Simulation of Floating Bodies in Waves, Master Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Heveling K. (2017)
Simulation of wave transformation using REEF3D, Project Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Voellinger M. (2017)
Vertical Impact Forces on Deck Structures, Project Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Lu J. Z. (2016)
Simulation of Floating Bodies in Waves, Project Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Fleit G. (2016)
Validation of a 3D Morphodynamic Model for Complex Flows, Master Thesis,  Department of Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering, Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Torres, A. G. (2016)
Numerical Modelling of Run-up and Overtopping with REEF3D, Bachelor Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Paquereau–Gaboreau, T. (2016)
Numerical simulation of three-dimensional stratified flows on smooth and rough bottom using an innovative CFD software: REEF3D, Internship Report,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Schröder, T. (2016)
Berechnung der Hydraulik einer stehenden Welle unter Zuhilfenahme von CFD-Modellen, Master Thesis,  Franzius-Institut für Wasserbau, Ästuar- und Küsteningenieurwesen, Leibniz Universität Hannover.

Vallabhapuram , A. (2016)
Integrated Oscillating Water Columns in Breakwaters, Master Thesis,  Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics, NITK Suratkhal.

Sasikumar, A. (2016)
Numerical Modelling of Wave Hydrodynamics and Wave Interaction with Porous Structures with REEF3D, Master Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Amarachaharam, T. (2016)
Numerical Modelling of Focussed Wave Hydrodynamics and Focussed Wave-Structure Interaction with REEF3D, Master Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Alagan Chella M. (2016)
Breaking Wave Characteristics and Breaking Wave Forces on Slender Cylinders, Doctoral Theses at NTNU Trondheim, No. 78.

Kamath A. (2015)
CFD based Investigation of Wave-Structure Interaction and Hydrodynamics of an Oscillating Water Column Device, Doctoral Theses at NTNU Trondheim, No. 326.

Fleit G. (2015)
Comprehensive Analysis of Ship Induced Waves by Means of Field and Computational Methods, Project Thesis,  Department of Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering, Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Aggarwal A. (2015)
Numerical Modelling of Irregular waves and Wave Forces with REEF3D, Master Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Fleit G. (2015)
Numerical Modeling of Open Channel Flow with REEF3D, Bachelor Thesis,  Hydraulic Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Aggarwal A. (2014)
Numerical Modeling of Wave Propagation and Wave Forces with REEF3D, Project Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Raducan S. (2014)
REEF3D Feasibility Testing, Internship report,  HR Wallingford.

Afzal M.S. (2013)
3D Numerical Modeling of Sediment Transport under Current and Waves, Master Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Kamath A.M. (2012)
Wave Forces on Structures Using REEF3D, Master Thesis,  Marine Civil Engineering, NTNU Trondheim.

Bihs H. (2011)
Three-Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Local Scouring in Open Channel Flow, Doctoral Theses at NTNU Trondheim, No. 127.