• Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

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Research Output 1986 2019

2011

Comparison between modelled and recorded three-dimensional airflow over a coastal dune.

Smyth, T., Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., Jan 2011, 165, p. 15-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Computational Fluid Dynamic modelling of Three-Dimensional airflow over dune blowouts

Smyth, T., Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., 1 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Coastal Research. SI 64, p. 314-318

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

blowout
computational fluid dynamics
airflow
dune
modeling
35 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
tidal inlet
climate forcing
shoreline
beach
proxy climate record

Geology and Geomorphology

Moore, R., Cooper, A., Dunlop, P. & Jackson, D., 2011, Lough Swilly: a living landscape. Cooper, A. (ed.). p. 17-34

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)
barrier island
geomorphology
tidal inlet
beach
coast
70 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
computational fluid dynamics
dune
beach
complex terrain
beach morphology

Lough Swilly: a Living Landscape

Cooper, A. (ed.), 20 Nov 2011, 206 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Managing Lough Swilly

Cooper, A. & O'Connor, M. C., 2011, Lough Swilly: a living landscape. Cooper, A. (ed.). p. 189-202

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Morphologic change and morphodynamics at high-energy embayed beaches in Southwestern Portugal

Loureiro, C., Ferreira, Ó. & Cooper, A., 2011, Unknown Host Publication. Rosati, J. D., Wang, P. & Roberts, T. M. (eds.). Vol. 2. p. 1375-1389 14 p.

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

Open Access
File
morphodynamics
beach
energy
high energy environment
beach erosion
17 Citations (Scopus)

Progress in Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) in Northern Ireland

Cooper, A., 27 Oct 2011, In : Marine Policy. 35, p. 794-799

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
coastal zone management
nongovernmental organization
catalyst
sustainability
monitoring
14 Citations (Scopus)

Re-attachment zone characterisation under offshore winds blowing over complex foredune topography

Delgado-Fernandez, I., Jackson, D., Cooper, A., Baas, A., Lynch, K. & Beyers, M., 1 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Coastal Research. SI 64, p. 273-277

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dune
topography
anemometer
beach
beach profile
3 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial and temporal patterns of sediment activation depth on a high-energy microtidal beach

Gómez-Pujol, L., Jackson, D., Cooper, A., Malvarez, G., Navas, F., Loureiro, C. & Smyth, T., 1 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Coastal Research. SI 64, p. 85-89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beach
tide
swell
tidal range
sediment

The Giant's Causeway

Jackson, D., McKenna, J. & Cooper, A., 24 Dec 2011, In : New Scientist. Dec 11, p. 18-18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Role of Spatial Data Management Strategies in ICZM in Ireland

Murray-O'Connor, H. & Cooper, A., 26 Oct 2011, In : Coastal Management. 39, p. 198-221

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

data management
coastal zone management
spatial data
capacity building
public sector

The World's Beaches: a global guide to the science of the shoreline

Pilkey, O., Neal, W., Kelley, J. & Cooper, A., 26 Nov 2011, 355 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2010
121 Citations (Scopus)

A multi-scale coastal vulnerability index – a tool for coastal managers?

McLaughlin, S. & Cooper, A., 2010, In : Environmental Hazards. 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
vulnerability
index
hazard
hazard management
erosion

Book Review: Archaeology and the Sea in Britain and Scandinavia

Cooper, A., 2010, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 26

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Climate Change and Coastal Tourism in Ireland

Cooper, A. & Boyd, S., 2010, Disappearing Destinations: Climate Change and the Future Challenges for Coastal Tourism. p. 125-143

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

tourism
climate change
beach
climate
economics
43 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

Coastal issues and conflicts in Northwest Europe: a comparative analysis.

O'Connor, MC., McKenna, J. & Cooper, A., 2010, In : Ocean and Coastal Management. 53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
48 Citations (Scopus)

Contrasting styles of swell-driven coastal erosion: examples from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Smith, A., Mather, A., Guastela, L., Cooper, A., Ramsay, P. & Theron, A., 2010, In : Geological Magazine. 2010

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Field testing and CFD LES simulation of offshore wind flows over coastal dune terrain in Northern Ireland.

Beyers, M., Jackson, D., Lynch, K., Cooper, A., Baas, A., Delgado-Fernandez, I. & Dallaire, P-O., 2010, Unknown Host Publication.

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

Open Access
File
large eddy simulation
dune
beach
simulation
anemometer
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
exhumation
clast
bedrock
wave action
tsunami

Managing Coasts. Working with natural processes.

Cooper, A. & McKenna, J., Sep 2010, In : Geography Review. 24, 1, p. 12-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Northern Ireland

Cooper, A., Mar 2010, Encyclopedia of the World's Coastal landforms. p. 710-716

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Piecewise Polynomial Expression of Beach Profiles

Huang, J., Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., 8 Sep 2010, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 26, 5, p. 851-859

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beach profile
interpolation
beach
temporal analysis
trough
14 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access

South Africa

Cooper, A., Mar 2010, Encyclopedia of the World's Coastal Landforms. p. 1006-1010

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

America’s Most Vulnerable Coastal Communities.Geological Society of America Special Paper 460.

Kelley, J. (ed.), Pilkey, O. (ed.) & Cooper, A. (ed.), 2009, 179 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

21 Citations (Scopus)

Application of the equilibrium planform concept to natural beaches in Northern Ireland

Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., Dec 2009, In : Coastal Engineering. 57, p. 112-123

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
beach
beach morphology
wave diffraction
coast
morphodynamics
23 Citations (Scopus)

Bad beach management: European perspectives

Cooper, A., Anfuso, G. & Del Rio, L., Dec 2009, In : Geological Society of America Special Paper. 460, p. 167-179

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beach erosion
coastal development
beach
coast
infrastructure
23 Citations (Scopus)

Boom and Bust: The Influence of Macroscale Economics on the World's Coasts

Cooper, A. & McKenna, J., May 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 25, 3, p. 533-538

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

Coastal erosion management and the European principles of ICZM: local versus strategic perspectives

McKenna, J., Cooper, A. & O'Hagan, A., 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Conservation. 13, p. 165-173

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Coastal management in Northwest Europe.

Cooper, A. (ed.) & Cummins, V. (ed.), Nov 2009, Elsevier. 869 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

7 Citations (Scopus)

Coastal research and policy integration in northwest Europe. The COREPOINT project

Cooper, A. & Cummins, V., Nov 2009, In : Marine Policy. 33, 6, p. 869-870

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
coastal zone management
nongovernmental organization
European Union
Europe
policy integration
13 Citations (Scopus)

Contemporary morphodynamics of a high-energy headland-embayment shoreface

Backstrom, J. T., Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., 27 Feb 2009, In : Continental Shelf Research. 29, 11-12, p. 1361-1372

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
morphodynamics
energy
bathymetric survey
water depth
beach
28 Citations (Scopus)

Contrasting Morphologic Behaviour at Embayed Beaches in Southern Portugal

Loureiro, C., Ferreira, O. & Cooper, A., 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 1, Sp. Is, p. 83-87

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beach
wave climate
sediment
erosion
berm

Decadal to centennial shoreline change illustrated by case studies fromIreland and South Africa

Cooper, A., Dec 2009, The Measurement of Coastal Change. Pye, K. & Ritchie, B. (eds.). p. 129-152

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
shoreline change
shoreline
Africa
experiment
48 Citations (Scopus)

Foredune accretion under offshore winds

Lynch, K., Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., Apr 2009, In : Geomorphology. 105, 1-2, S, p. 139-146

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
accretion
dune
airflow
beach
sediment transport
34 Citations (Scopus)

Geological Control on Beach Form: Accommodation Space and Contemporary Dynamics

Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 1, Sp. Is, p. 69-72

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beach
morphodynamics
bed roughness
tidal range
wave breaking
40 Citations (Scopus)

Global Distribution and Geomorphology of Fetch-Limited Barrier Islands

Pilkey, O. H., Cooper, A. & Lewis, D. A., Jul 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 25, 4, p. 819-837

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
fetch
barrier island
geomorphology
open ocean
saltmarsh
2 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating Science into Shoreline Management Practice and Policy: an Irish Perspective

O'Connor, M., Cooper, A. & McKenna, J., 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 2, Sp. Is, p. 1267-1270

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shoreline
management practice
coastal zone management
geomorphology
policy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Late Holocene Beach Evolution: Sediment Starvation under a Falling Sea Level

Cooper, A., Jackson, D. & Kelley, J. T., 2009, In : Journal of Coastal Research. 1, Sp. Is, p. 594-598

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

starvation
beach
Holocene
sea level
raised beach

Managing cars on beaches: a case study from Ireland

Cooper, A. & McKenna, J., 2009, Beach Management. Principles and Practice. p. 235-246

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

19 Citations (Scopus)

Practice versus policy-led coastal defence management

O'Connor, MC., Lymbery, G., Cooper, A., Gault, J. & McKenna, J., Nov 2009, In : Marine Policy. 33, 6, p. 923-929

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
coastal protection
top-down approach
centralization
coastal erosion
coastal zone
28 Citations (Scopus)

Shoreface morphodynamics of a high-energy, steep and geologically constrained shoreline segment in Northern Ireland

Backstrom, J. T., Jackson, D. & Cooper, A., Feb 2009, In : Marine Geology. 257, 1-4, p. 94-106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
morphodynamics
shoreline
wind forcing
sediment transport
coastal zone

The Irish Coastal Landscape

Cooper, A., 2009

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

The role of voluntary coastal partnerships in ICZM

McKenna, J. & Cooper, A., Dec 2009, Coastal Zone Management. Green, D. R. (ed.). Thomas Telford Ltd., p. 307-334

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter