Trevor Whittaker

    Trevor Whittaker

    D3 Project Lead

    Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4031

    For media contact email comms.office@qub.ac.uk
    or call +44(0)2890 973091.

    Scopus Citations 0

    1. Published

      Comparison of LIMPET contra-rotating wells turbine with theoretical and model test predictions

      Folley, M., Curran, R. & Whittaker, T., Jun 2006, In : Ocean Engineering. 33 (8-9), 8-9, p. 1056-1069 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2. Published

      The effect of water depth on the performance of a small surging wave energy converter

      Folley, M., Whittaker, T. & Henry, A., Jun 2007, In : Ocean Engineering. 34 (8-9), 8-9, p. 1265-1274 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3. Published

      Wake wash characteristics of high speed ferries in shallow water

      Doyle, R., Whittaker, T. & Elsäßer, B., Jan 2001, In : Ship Technology Research. 48, p. 181-196 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4. Published

      The oscillating wave surge converter

      Folley, M. & Whittaker, T., May 2004, p. 189-193. 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    5. Published

      Guidelines for Managing Wake Wash from High-speed Vessels

      Aage, C., Bell, A. K., Bergdahl, L., Blume, A., Bolt, E., Eusterbarkey, H., Tetsuya, H., Kofoed-Hansen, H., Maly, D., Single, M., Rytkönen, J., Whittaker, T. & Elsaesser, B., 2003, Brussels: PIANC. 32 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

    6. Published

      A two fluid numerical model of the LIMPET OWC

      Whittaker, T., Sep 2003, p. 119-131. 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    7. Published

      Perfromance of the LIMPET wave power plant - prediction, measurement & potential

      Whittaker, T., Sep 2003, p. 97-104. 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    8. Published
    9. Published

      Optimisation of wave power devices towards economic wave power systems

      Whittaker, T. & Folley, M., May 2005, p. 1-6. 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    10. Published

      The development of training software to reduce the risk of wake from fast ships

      Whittaker, T., Elsaeser, B. & Cain, C., May 2003, p. 284-296. 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    11. Published

      An xperimental investigation of the physical characteristics of fast ferry wash

      Whittaker, T., May 2001, p. 480-492. 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    12. Published

      Overview & initial operational experience of the LIMPET wave energy plant

      Whittaker, T., Jun 2002.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    13. Published

      Identification of non linear flow characteristics of the LIMPET shoreline OWC

      Folley, M. & Whittaker, T., Jun 2002, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    14. Published

      Operational experience with the LIMPET full-scale, grid connected, shoreline OWC device

      Ellen, H., Whittaker, T. & Boake, C., Sep 2003, p. 357-362. 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    15. Published

      Perfromance investigations of the LIMPET counter-rotating Wells turbine

      Folley, M., Curran, R., Boake, C. & Whittaker, T., Sep 2002, p. 1-9. 9 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    16. Published

      The Design of Small Seabed Mounted Bottom Hinged Wave Energy Converters

      Folley, M., Whittaker, T. & Van't Hoff, J., Sep 2007, p. 1-10. 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    17. Published

      Development of a Computer Simulation Package for the Design of Internal Combustion Engines

      McCartan, C., Thornhill, D., Blair, G., Fleck, R. & Whittaker, T., Aug 1997, p. 1-10. 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    18. Published

      The cost of water from an autonomous wave-powered desalination plant

      Folley, M., Peñate Suarez, B. & Whittaker, T., Jan 2009, In : Renewable Energy. 34, 1, p. 75-81 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    19. Published

      An autonomous wave-powered desalination system

      Folley, M., Penate Suarez, B. & Whittaker, T., 01 Mar 2008, In : Desalination. 220, 1-3, p. 412-421 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20. Published

      Analysis of the nearshore wave energy resource

      Folley, M. & Whittaker, T., Jul 2009, In : Renewable Energy. 34, 7, p. 1709-1715 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    21. Published

      Integrated System Design for Remote Communication, Data Acquisition and Contol of the LIMPET Wave Energy Device

      Folley, M., Boake, C., Whittaker, T. & Thompson, A., Jan 2001, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    22. Published

      Overview and Initial Operational Experience of the LIMPET Wave Energy Plant

      Folley, M., Boake, C., Whittaker, T. & Ellen, H., Jan 2002, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    23. Published

      Performance investigations of the LIMPET counter-rotating Wells turbine

      Folley, M., Curran, R., Boake, C. & Whittaker, T., Jan 2002, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    24. Published

      Instrumentation and Data Management of the LIMPET OWC Wave Power Plant

      Boake, C., Folley, M., Whittaker, T. & Ellen, H., Jan 2003, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    25. Published

      The Oscillating Wave Surge Converter

      Folley, M., Whittaker, T. & Osterried, M., Jan 2004, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    26. Published

      The performance of a wave energy converter in shallow water

      Folley, M., Whittaker, T. & Henry, A., Jan 2005, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    27. Published

      Optimisation of Wave power devices towards economic wave power systems

      Whittaker, T. & Folley, M., Jan 2005, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    28. Published

      Comparisons of the LIMPET counter-rotating Wells turbine with theoretical and model predictions

      Folley, M., Curran, R. & Whittaker, T., 2006, In : Ocean Engineering. 33, p. 1056-1069 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    29. Published

      The design of a small seabed-mounted bottom-hinged wave energy converters

      Folley, M., Whittaker, T. & Van't Hoff, J., Jan 2007, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    30. Published

      The development of Oyster - a shallow water surging wave energy converter

      Whittaker, T., Collier, D., Folley, M., Osterried, M., Henry, A. & Crowley, M., Jan 2007, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    31. Published
    32. Published

      A Description of the Stationary Wave Pattern of a Marine Craft in Shallow and Intermediate Water Depths

      Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T. T., Jan 2012, In : Ship Technology Research. 59, 1, p. 50-63 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    33. Published

      PIV Analysis of the Near Wake of a Tidal Turbine

      Good, A., Hamill, G. & Whittaker, T., Jun 2011, p. 1-7. 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    34. Published

      Spectral Modelling of Wave Energy Converters

      Folley, M. & Whittaker, T., Oct 2010, In : Coastal Engineering Journal. 57, 10, p. 892-897 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    35. Published

      Design of the Next Generation of the Oyster Wave Energy Converter

      Cameron, L., Doherty, K., Doherty, R., Henry, A., Van't Hoff, J., Kaye, D., Naylor, D., Bourdier, S. & Whittaker, T., Oct 2010, p. 00-00. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    36. Published

      Assessment of Wave Basin Homogeneity for Wave Energy Converter Array Studies

      O'Boyle, L., Elsaesser, B., Whittaker, T. & Folley, M., Sep 2011, p. 0-0. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    37. Published

      Investigating Experimental Techniques for Measurement of the Downstream Near Wake of a TidalTurbine

      Rose, S., Good, A., Atcheson, M., Hamill, G., Johnstone, C., MacKinnon, P., Robinson, D., Grant, A. & Whittaker, T., May 2011, p. 1-5. 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    38. Published

      Strangford Lough and the SeaGen Tidal Turbine

      Savidge, G., Ainsworth, D., Bearhop, S., Christen, N., Elsaesser, B., Fortune, F., Inger, R., Kennedy, R., McRobert, A., Plummer, K. E., Pritchard, D. W., Sparling, C. E. & Whittaker, T. J. T., Feb 2014, Marine Renewable Energy Technology and Environmental Interactions. Shields, M. A. & Payne, A. I. L. (eds.). Springer, p. 153-172 20 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    39. Published

      Analysis of the wave energy resource at the European Marine Energy Centre

      Folley, M., Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T., 12 Oct 2010, Coasts, Marine Structures and Breakwaters: Adapting to Change. Allsop, W. (ed.). ICE Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 660-669 10 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    40. Published

      Nearshore oscillating wave surge converters and the development of Oyster

      Whittaker, T. & Folley, M., 28 Jan 2012, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A. 370, 1959, p. 345-364 20 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    41. Published
    42. Published

      Performance of the LIMPET wave power plant - prediction, measurement and potential: 5th European Wave Energy Conference Proceedings. 17-20 September 2003

      Whittaker, T., Lewis, A. W. & Thomas, G., 17 Sep 2003, Performance of the LIMPET wave power plant - prediction, measurement and potential: 5th European Wave Energy Conference Proceedings. Cork, p. 97-104 8 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    43. Published

      The opportunities and limitations of using CFD in the development of wave energy converters

      Schmitt, P., Whittaker, T., Clabby, D. & Doherty, K., 26 Sep 2012, p. 89-97.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    44. Published

      Shape optimization of a bottom hinged flap type wave energy converter

      Schmitt, P., Whittaker, T. & Doherty, K., 2013, Proceedings on Maritime Energy. Grabe, J. (ed.). 1 ed. Hamburg, Vol. 26. p. 47-61 (Veroeffentlichungen des Institutes Geotechnik und Baubetrieb; no. 26).

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    45. Published

      The development of a training software to reduce the risk of wake from fast ships

      Whittaker, T., Elsaesser, B. & Cain, C., 14 May 2003, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Applications and Information Technology in the Maritime Industries (COMPIT´03). Bertram, V. (ed.). p. 284-296

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    46. Published
    47. Published

      Environmental impact of fast ferry wash in shallow water

      Bell, A. K., Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T., 07 Nov 2000, Proceedings - Hydrodynamics of High Speed Craft - Wake Wash & Motions Control.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    48. Published

      Methods to enhance the performance of a 3D coastal wave basin

      O'Boyle, L., Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T., 01 May 2017, In : Ocean Engineering. 135, p. 158-169

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    49. Published

      A study of the leading long period waves in fast ferry wash

      Whittaker, T., Doyle, R. & Elsaesser, B., 2000, Proceedings of the conference on Hydrodynamics of High Speed Craft - Wake Wash & Motions Control. 11 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    50. Published

      An experimental investigation of the physical characteristics of fast ferry wash

      Whittaker, T., Doyle, R. & Elsaesser, B., 02 May 2001, Proceedings of the 2nd International EuroConference on High Performance Marine Vehicles. p. 480-491

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    51. Published

      Ships' Wash Impact Management (SWIM) - EPSRC research grant final report

      Whittaker, T., Elsaesser, B. & Doyle, R., 2004, Unknown Publisher.

      Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

    52. Published

      Coping with the wash

      Whittaker, T. & Elsaesser, B., Feb 2002, In : Ingenia. 11, p. 40-44

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    53. Published

      Assessing the environmental impact of fast ferry wash on rocky shore communities

      Hotchkiss, S., Braithwaite, R., Fletcher, B., Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T., 2002, Ship design and operation for environmental sustainability International conference, Ship design and operation for environmental sustainability. Royal Institution Naval Architects, p. 17-28 12 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    54. Published

      The excitation of ships by wave wash generated by high speed craft

      Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T., 14 Sep 2002, 3rd International EuroConference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles. Bergen, V. (ed.). WEGEMT, p. 135-144 10 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    55. Published

      A study of fast ferry wash in shallow water

      Doyle, R., Whittaker, T. & Elsaesser, B., Sep 2001, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation. Wilson, P. A. & Hearn, G. E. (eds.). Royal Institution of Naval Architects, p. 107-120 10 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    56. Published
    57. Published

      Advances in the Design of the Oyster Wave Energy Converter

      Henry, A., Doherty, K., Cameron, L., Whittaker, T. & Doherty, R., 2010.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    58. Published

      Derivation of Wave Loads for the Design of Oscillating Wave Surge Converters

      Bourdier, S., Abdulla, K., Henry, A. & Whittaker, T., 2013.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    59. Published

      Extreme Value Analysis of Wave Energy Converters

      Doherty, K., Folley, M., Doherty, R. & Whittaker, T., 2011, p. 557-564.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    60. Published

      The Characteristics of Wave Impacts on an Oscillating Wave Surge Converter

      Henry, A., Rafiee, A., Schmitt, P., Dias, F. & Whittaker, T., May 2014, In : Journal of Ocean and Wind Energy. 1, 2, p. 101-110

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    61. Published

      An Experimental Study of the Hydrodynamic Effects of Marine Growth on Wave Energy Converters

      Tiron, R., Gallagher, S., Doherty, K., Reynaud, E., Dias, F., Mallon, F. & Whittaker, T., 2013.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    62. Published

      Foundation Load Analysis of Oyster using a Five Degree of Freedom Load Transducer

      Howard, D., Whittaker, T. & Doherty, K., 2009.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    63. Published

      Testing Tidal Turbines - Part 1: Steady Towing Tests vs Tidal Moored Tests

      Jeffcoate, P., Elsaesser, B., Whittaker, T. & Boake, C., 2014. 9 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    64. Published

      Wave loads on the foundation of a bottom-hinged modular flap structure

      Wilkinson, L., Doherty, K., Henry, A., Russo, V., Day, S. & Whittaker, T., Sep 2014.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    65. Published

      The Characteristics of Wave Impacts on an Oscillating Wave Surge Converter

      Henry, A., Rafiee, A., Schmitt, P., Dias, F. & Whittaker, T., 2013, The Proceedings of The Twenty-third (2013) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference . p. 566-573

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    66. Published

      Hydrodynamic Loading on a Bottom Hinged Oscillating Wave Surge Converter

      Schmitt, P., Bourdier, S., Sarkar, D., Renzi, E., Dias, F., Doherty, K., Whittaker, T. & van 't Hoff, J., Jun 2012, Proceedings of the Twenty-second (2012) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. p. 550-560 10 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    67. Published

      Field test of multiple 1/10 scale tidal turbines in steady flows

      Jeffcoate, P., Whittaker, T., Boake, C. & Elsaesser, B., Mar 2016, In : Renewable Energy. 87, 1, p. 240-252 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    68. Published

      The Islay wave power project: an engineering prospective

      Whittaker, T. J. T., Beattie, W., Raghunathan, S., Thompson, A., Stewart, T. & Curran, R., 01 Sep 1997, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers- Water and Maritime Engineering. 3 ed. Vol. 124. p. 189-201 13 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    69. Published
    70. Published
    71. Published

      Validating a spectral-domain model using physical model data

      Folley, M. & Whittaker, T., Jun 2013, In : International Journal of Marine Energy. 2, p. 1-11

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    72. Published

      Contrasting the hydrodynamics of heaving and surging wave energy converters

      Folley, M., Henry, A. & Whittaker, T., 2015.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    73. Published

      Numerical Modelling of an Oscillating Wave Surge Converter Using Volterra Theory

      Folley, M., Van't Hoff, J. & Whittaker, T., 2015.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    74. Published

      Experimental Measurement of Wave Field Variations around Wave Energy Converter Arrays

      O'Boyle, L., Elsäßer, B. & Whittaker, T., 05 Jan 2017, In : Sustainability. 9, 1, 16 p., 70., 70

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    75. Published
    76. Published

      Assessment of Flow Characteristics at Two Locations in an Energetic Tidal Channel

      Torrens-Spence, H., Schmitt, P., Frost, C., Benson, I., MacKinnon, P. & Whittaker, T., 01 Aug 2017, Proceedings of the Twelfth European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    77. Published

      The Effect of Control Strategy on Tidal Stream Turbine Performance in Laboratory and Field Experiments

      Frost, C., Benson, I., Jeffcoate, P., Elsaesser, B. & Whittaker, T., 12 Jun 2018, In : Energies. 11, 6, 16 p., 1533., 1533

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    78. Published

      Mitigating Uncertainty in Tidal Turbine Performance Characteristics from Experimental Testing

      Frost, C., Benson, I., Elsäßer, B., Starzmann, R. & Whittaker, T., 01 Jan 2018, 12th European Wave & Tidal Energy Conference: Proceedings.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    79. Published
    80. Published

      Field measurements of extreme coastal waves on intertidal platforms using pressure sensors - Issues and Advances

      Schmitt, P., Cox, R., Dias, F., O'Boyle, L. & Whittaker, T., 02 Mar 2019.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

    81. Published

      The Efficient Application of an Impulse Source Wavemaker to CFD Simulations

      Schmitt, P., Windt, C., Davidson, J., Ringwood, J. V. V. & Whittaker, T., 19 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 7, 3, 19 p., 71., 71

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    82. Published

      Field measurements of extreme waves in the intertidal zone, Aran Islands, Ireland

      Schmitt, P., Cox, R., Dias, F., O'Boyle, L. & Whittaker, T., 12 Apr 2019.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster