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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Scientist
Institution
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University of Hamburg, Institute of Oceanography Bundesstrasse 53
Hamburg
Hamburg
20146
Germany
Nationality Germany
Tel +49-40-42838-5742
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Website http://ifmaxp1.ifm.uni-hamburg.de/~gurgel/index.html
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Doctoral (PhD, ScD)
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering
Research Activities HF-radar, Decameter wave radar, CODAR (COastal radAR), WERA (WEllen RAdar), remote sensing, ocean surface current fields, wave directional spectrum, instrumental development and algorithms, application in oceanography, tidal currents, plumes, circulation.
Working languages English,German
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Klaus-Werner GURGEL)

Flores-Vidal, X., P. Flament, R. Durazo, C. Chavanne, K.-W. Gurgel (2013), High-Frequency Radars: Beamforming Calibrations Using Ships as Reflectors AMS Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, Volume 30, Issue 3, pp. 638-648, March 2013 DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00105.1
Shen, W., K.-W. Gurgel, G. Voulgaris, T. Schlick, and D. Stammer (2012), Wind speed inversion from HF radar first-order backscatter signal Ocean Dynamics, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Volume 62, Issue 1, pp. 105-121, January 2012 DOI: 10.1007/s10236-011-0465-9
Gurgel, K.-W., A. Dzvonkovskaya, T. Pohlmann, T. Schlick and E. Gill (2011), Simulation and detection of tsunami signatures in ocean surface currents measured by HF radar Ocean Dynamics, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, pp. 1-13, May 2011 ISSN: 1616-7341 DOI: 10.1007/s10236-011-0420-9
S. MARESCA, J. HORSTMANN, R. GRASSO, M. COFFIN, K.-W. GURGEL, T. SCHLICK (2011), Performance Assessment of HF-Radar Ship Detection, International Radar Symposium IRS 2011, Leibzig, Germany, Proceedings pp. xxx-xxx, September 2011.
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, D. FIGUEROA, K.-W. GURGEL, H. ROHLING, T. SCHLICK (2011), HF Radar WERA Observation of a Tsunami near Chile after the Recent Great Earthquake in Japan, International Radar Symposium IRS 2011, Leibzig, Germany, Proceedings pp. 125-130, September 2011.
Port, A., K.-W. Gurgel, J. Staneva, J. Schulz-Stellenfleth, and E.V. Stanev (2011), Tidal and wind-driven surface currents in the German Bight: HFR observations versus model simulations Ocean Dynamics, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Volume 61, Issue 10, pp. 1567-1585, October 2011 DOI: 10.1007/s10236-011-0412-9
G. VOULGARIS, N. KUMAR, K.-W. GURGEL, J.C. WARNER, J.H. LIST (2011), 2-D Inner-Shelf Current Observations from a Single VHF WEllen RAdar (WERA) Station, CWTM 2011 Conference on Current Measurement Technology, Monterey, CA, USA, Proceedings, March 2011.
K.-W. GURGEL, T. Schlick, G. VOULGARIS, J. SEEMANN, F. ZIEMER (2011), HF Radar Observations in the German Bight: Measurements and Quality Control, CWTM 2011 Conference on Current Measurement Technology, Monterey, CA, USA, Proceedings, March 2011.
K.-W. GURGEL, T. SCHLICK, J. HORSTMANN, and S. MARESCA (2010), Evaluation of an HF-radar Ship Detection and Tracking Algorithm by Comparison to AIS and SAR Data, Waterside Security Symposium WSS 2010, Carrara, Italy, Proceedings, November 2010.
Chavanne, C., P. Flament, G. Carter, M. Merrifield, D. Luther, E. Zaron, and K.-W. Gurgel (2010), The Surface Expression of Semidiurnal Internal Tides near a Strong Source at Hawaii. Part I: Observations and Numerical Predictions Journal of Physical Oceanography, Vol. 40, pp. 1155-1179, June 2010 DOI: 10.1175/2010JPO4222.1
Chavanne, C., P. Flament, and K.-W. Gurgel (2010), Interactions between a Submesoscale Anticyclonic Vortex and a Front Journal of Physical Oceanography, Vol. 40, pp. 1802-1818, August 2010 DOI: 10.1175/2010JPO4055.1
Chavanne, C., P. Flament, D. Luther, and K.-W. Gurgel (2010), The Surface Expression of Semidiurnal Internal Tides near a Strong Source at Hawaii. Part II: Interactions with Mesoscale Currents Journal of Physical Oceanography, Vol. 40, pp. 1180-1200, June 2010 DOI: 10.1175/2010JPO4223.1
Barth, A., A. Alvera-Azc√°rate, K.-W. Gurgel, J. Staneva, A. Port, J.-M. Beckers, and E. Stanev (2010), Ensemble smoother for optimizing tidal boundary conditions by assimilation of High-Frequency Radar surface currents. Application to the German Bight, Ocean Science, 6, 161-178, 2010 http://www.ocean-sci.net/6/161/2010/os-6-161-2010.pdf
Chavanne, C., P. Flament, D. Luther, and K.-W. Gurgel (2010), Observations of Vortex Rossby Waves Associated with a Mesoscale Cyclone Journal of Physical Oceanography, Vol. 40, pp. 2333-2340, October 2010 DOI: 10.1175/2010JPO4495.1
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, K.-W. GURGEL (2009), Future Contribution of HF Radar WERA to Tsunami Early Warning Systems, European Journal of Navigation, Vol. 7 No. 2, pp. 17-23, August 2009.
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, K.-W. GURGEL, T. POHLMANN, T. SCHLICK, J. XU (2009), Tsunami Detection Using HF Radar WERA: A Simulation Approach, Radar 2009 Conference, Proceedings, October 2009.
Parks, A. B., L. K. Shay, W. E. Johns, J. Martinez-Pedraja, and K.-W. Gurgel (2009), HF radar observations of small-scale surface current variability in the Straits of Florida, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 114, C08002, doi:10.1029/2008JC005025.
K.-W. GURGEL, T. SCHLICK (2009), Remarks on Signal Processing in HF Radars Using FMCW Modulation, International Radar Symposium IRS 2009, Hamburg, Germany, Proceedings pp. 63-67, September 2009.
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, K.-W. GURGEL, T. POHLMANN, T. SCHLICK, J. XU, 2009, Simulation of Tsunami Signatures in Ocean Surface Current Maps Measured by HF Radar Oceans 2009, Bremen, Germany, May 2009.
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, K.-W. GURGEL, H. ROHLING, T. SCHLICK (2009), HF Radar WERA Application for Ship Detection and Tracking, European Journal of Navigation, Vol. 7 No. 3, pp. 18-25, December 2009.
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, K.-W. GURGEL, T. SCHLICK (2009), Possibility of Tsunami Detection Using HF Radar WERA, International Radar Symposium IRS 2009, Hamburg, Germany, Proceedings pp. 45-50, September 2009.
K.-W. GURGEL and T. SCHLICK, 2008, Land-Based Over-the-Horizon Radar Techniques for Monitoring the NE Atlantic Coastal Zone In: Barale, V. and Gade, M. (Ed): Remote Sensing of the European Seas Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, pp. 447...460, 2008
K.-W. GURGEL and Y. BARBIN, 2008, Suppressing Radio Frequency Interference in HF Radars Sea Technology, Compass Publications, www.sea-technology.com, pp. 39-42, March 2008.
A. DZVONKOVSKAYA, K.-W. GURGEL, H. ROHLING, and T. SCHLICK, 2008, Low Power High Frequency Surface Wave Radar Application for Ship Detection and Tracking Radar 2008 Conference, Proceedings.
K.-W. GURGEL, Y. BARBIN and T. SCHLICK, 2007, Radio Frequency Interference Suppression Techniques in FMCW Modulated HF Radars Oceans 2007 Europe, Aberdeen, June 2007.
K.-W. GURGEL and T. SCHLICK, 2007, Compatibility of FMCW Modulated HF Surface Wave Radars with Radio Services International Radar Symposium IRS 2007, Cologne, Germany, Proceedings pp. 255-258, September 2007.
I. EHLERT, T. SCHLICK, B. BENOIT, K.-W. GURGEL, 2007, Determine the Location of a Thermal Front in the Iroise Sea by Using HF Radar Data and Tide Model Results IGARSS 2007, Barcelona, July 2007.
K.-W. GURGEL, H. H. ESSEN, and T. SCHLICK, 2006, An Empirical Method to Derive Ocean Waves From Second-Order Bragg Scattering - Prospects and Limitations. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, VOL. 31, NO. 4, October 2006, pp. 804...811.
K.-W. GURGEL and T. SCHLICK, 2005, HF Radar Wave Measurements in the Presence of Ship Echoes - Problems and Solutions. Oceans 2005 Europe, Brest, June 2005.
K.-W. GURGEL and T. SCHLICK, 2005, HF Radar Applications for Operational Forecasting of Coastal Regions. Eighth International Conference on Remote Sensing for Marine and Coastal Environments, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada, 17-19 May 2005.
K.-W. GURGEL, H. H. ESSEN, and T. SCHLICK, 2003, HF Surface Wave Radar for Oceanography - A Review of Activities in Germany - Radar 2003 Conference, Proceedings.
K.-W. GURGEL, H. H. ESSEN, and T. SCHLICK, 2003, The use of HF radar networks within operational forecasting systems of coastal regions. in 'Building the European Capacity in Operational Oceanography' 3rd International EuroGOOS Conference, Proceedings pp. 245..250, Elsevier, ISBN 0 444 51550 X.
H. H. ESSEN, K.-W. GURGEL, and T. SCHLICK, 2003, Safer Navigation in Coastal Areas with the Aid of Radar-measured Surface Currents. EARSel 2003 Conference, eProceedings.

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1997-03-20 Last Updated: 2016-06-16