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Details of Dr. Hermann Marc Fritz   


PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Associate Professor
Department School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Address
790 Atlantic Drive
Atlanta
Georgia
30332-0355
Regions Sea of Azov
Nationality Switzerland
Tel 1-404-385-1803
Email
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Website http://www.ce.gatech.edu/people/faculty/551/overview, http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Hermann_Fritz, http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=nWK49RMAAAAJ&hl=en
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Ph.D.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Physical Oceanography , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine and Coastal Engineering
Research Activities Expert on tsunamis and coastal hazards (hurricane storm surges and submarine landslides), their mitigation and coastal protection. Tsunami Surveys: 2004 Indian Ocean (Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Oman, Yemen, Madagascar to Somalia), 2006 Java, 2007 Solomon Is., Peru, 2009 Samoa/Tonga, 2010 Solomon Is., Haiti, Chile, Mentawai Is., 2011 Japan, 2012 El Salvador, 2013 Solomon Is., 2014 Chile; Hurricane Surveys: 2005 Hurricane Katrina (Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida), 2007 Cyclone Gonu (Oman), 2008 Cyclone Nargis (Myanmar/Burma), 2013 Typhoon Haiyan (Philippines).
Research Region 71, Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, 35, Gulf of Mexico
Skills/Expertise Tsunami, storm surge, storm waves, tides, hurricanes, cyclones, typhoons, submarine landslides, field surveys
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Hermann FRITZ)

Fritz, H.M., Hager, W.H., Minor, H.-E. (2004). Near field characteristics of landslide generated impulse waves. J. Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engrg., ASCE, 130:287-302.
Fritz, H.M., Hager, W.H., Minor, H.-E. (2003b). Landslide generated impulse waves: part 2: hydrodynamic impact craters. Exp. Fluids 35:520-532.
Fritz, H.M., Hager, W.H., Minor, H.-E. (2003a). Landslide generated impulse waves: part 1: instantaneous flow fields. Exp. Fluids 35:505-519.
Fritz, H.M., Hager, W.H., Minor, H.-E. (2001). Lituya Bay case: rockslide impact and wave run-up. Science of Tsunami Hazards 19(1):3-22.
Fritz, H.M., Hager, W.H. (1998). Hydraulics of Embankment Weirs. J. Hydraulic Engrg, ASCE, 124(9):963-971.

Group(s): IOC , Tsunami , ICG Participants , IOC ICG/PTWS , ICG/CARIBE EWS
Created: 2005-05-16 Last Updated: 2015-05-16 by Hermann FRITZ