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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Senior Scientist
Department Port and Coastal Engineering
Institution
WSP Group Africa (
Stein House Brandwacht Office Park Trumali Street Stellenbsoch 7600
Address
WSP Group Africa Stein House Brandwacht Office Park Trumali Street
Stellenbsoch
Western Cape
7600
South Africa
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel +27 218839260
Fax +27 218833212
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Website http://www.wspgroup.com/en/WSP-Africa/Contact/Contact/Global-contacts/
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree MSc
Job type Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Pollution , Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Pollution
Research Activities Marine water quality modelling and research into the circulation of the shelf waters, coastal embayments and estuaries using a combination of field data and numerical models. Other interests include nearshore dynamics, air-sea interactions, fisheries oceanography and the circulation of the Agulhas Current.
Research Region southern African and African shelf regions, embayments and estuaries
Skills/Expertise Marine and estuasrine hydrodynamics and water quality Numerical modelling Marine pollution Operational oceanograpghy
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Mr. Roy VAN BALLEGOOYEN)

M L Grundlingh, P Morant, R.C. van Ballegooyen, A Badenhorst, E. M. Gomes, L Greyling, J Guddal, I Hunter, D Japp, L Maartens, K Peard, G.G. Smith and C Wainman and (2006) Environmental data requirements of Maritime Operations in the Benguela Coastal region. In: Large Marine Ecosystems: The Benguela And Comparable Systems Vol. 14 (V. Shannon, G. Hempel, P. Malanotte-Rizzoli, C. Moloney and J. Woods (Editors), pp376-401.
van Ballegooyen, R.C., S. Taljaard, L. van Niekerk and P. Huizinga (2004) Using 3-D modeling to predict physico-chemical responses to variations in river inflow in smaller stratified estuaries typical of South Africa, Journal of Hydraulic Research 42(6), 563-577.
Smith, G., G. Mocke, R.C. van Ballegooyen and C. Soltau (2002) Consequences of sediment discharge from dune mining at Elizabeth Bay, Namibia
R. van Ballegooyen, S. Luger, P. Monteiro, K. Schoonees and H. Moes (2000) Expansion of the Port of Saldanha. Civil Engineering (SA), 8(10), 17-18.
Rossouw, M. and R. van Ballegooyen (2000) Simulating oil spills with computer models. Civil Engineering (SA), 8(10), p9
Perissinotto, R. J.R.E. Lutjeharms and R.C. van Ballegooyen (2000) Biological-physical interactions and pelagic productivity at the Prince Edward Islands, Southern Ocean. Journal of Marine Systems, 24, 327-341
Lutjeharms, J.R.E., H.R. Valentine and R.C. van Ballegooyen (2000) The hydrography and water masses of the Natal Bight, South Africa. Continental Shelf Research, 20, 1907-1939.
Perissinotto, R. J.R.E. Lutjeharms and R.C. van Ballegooyen (2000) Biological-physical interactions and pelagic productivity at the Prince Edward Islands, Southern Ocean. Journal of Marine Systems, 24, 327-341.
van Ballegooyen, R.C. and S.A. Luger, S.A. (1999) Assessment of a potential thermal discharge in a coastal embayment using a three dimensional hydrodynamic model, In: Fifth International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries: Proceedings of the COPEDEC V, Cape Town, April 1999, (ed. G.P. Mocke), Volume 3, 2018-2027.
Smith, G.; G. Mocke and R. van Ballegooyen. (1999) Modelling turbidity associated with mining activity at Elizabeth Bay, Namibia, In: Coastal sediments '99: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Coastal Engineering and Science of Coastal Sediment Processes: Conference theme: Scales of coastal sediment motion and geomorphic change, New York, United States, June 1999, (ed. by N.C. Kraus and W.G. McDougal), Vol. 3, pp2504-2519.
Ansorge, I.J., P.W. Froneman, E.A. Pakhomov, J.R.E. Lutjeharms, R. Perossinotto and R.C. van Ballegooyen (1999) Physical-biological coupling in the waters around the Prince Edward Islands (Southern Ocean). Polar Biology, 21(3), 135-145.
van Ballegooyen, R.C., M.L. Gründlingh and J.R.E. Lutjeharms (1994) Eddy fluxes of heat and salt from the southwest Indian Ocean into the southeast Atlantic Ocean: A case study. Journal of Geophysical Research, 99(C7), 14 053 -14 070.
Lutjeharms, J.R.E., M.I. Lucas, R. Perissinotto, R.C. van Ballegooyen and M. Rouault (1994) Oceanic processes at the Subtropical Convergence: report of research cruise SAAMES III. South African Journal of Science, 90(7), 367-370.
Lutjeharms, J.R.E., H.R. Valentine and R.C. van Ballegooyen (1993) On the Subtropical Convergence in the South Atlantic Ocean. South African Journal of Science, 89, 552-559.
Lutjeharms, J.R.E, S.J. Weeks, R.D (sic). van Ballegooyen and F.A. Shillington (1993) Shedding of an eddy from the seaward front of the Agulhas Current. South African Journal of Science, 88, 430-433
Beckley, L and R.C. van Ballegooyen (1992) Fish larvae and the Agulhas Current: Oceanographic conditions during the 1990/1991 icthyoplankton surveys. South African Journal of Marine Science, 12, 83-93.
van Ballegooyen, R.C., H.R. Valentine and J.R.E. Lutjeharms (1991) Modelling the Agulhas Current System. South African Journal of Science, 87, 569-571.
Lutjeharms, J. R. E. and R. C van Ballegooyen (1988a)
Lutjeharms, J. R. E. and R. C. van Ballegooyen (1984)

Group(s): AFRIDIR , AFRIDIR , AFRIDIR2
Created: 1997-03-24 Last Updated: 2016-07-03 by Roy VAN BALLEGOOYEN