Duck, Robert

Professor

  • 1004 Citations
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1981 …2016
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2013
2 Citations (Scopus)

Great Britain

Blott, S. J., Duck, R. W., Phillips, M. R., Pontee, N. I., Pye, K. & Williams, A., 2013, Coastal Erosion and Protection in Europe. Pranzini, E. & Williams, A. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, Vol. 9780203128558. p. 173-208 36 p.

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2012

Legislation relevant to coastal flooding

Werritty, A. & Duck, R., 2012, Coastal flooding in Scotland: a guidance document for coastal practitioners. Aberdeen: Centre of Expertise for Waters (CREW) Facilitation Team, James Hutton Institute, p. 13-18

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Shoreline management plans and coastal strategies

Duck, R., 2012, Flooding in Scotland – a guidance document for coastal practitioners. Aberdeen: Centre of Expertise for Waters (CREW) Facilitation Team, James Hutton Institute, p. 32-36 5 p.

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2011

Docks, railways or institutions: competing images for mid-nineteenth century Dundee

Duck, R. & McKean, C., 2011, Victorian Dundee : image and realities. Whatley, C. A., Harris, B. & Miskell, L. (eds.). Dundee: Dundee University Press, p. 151-172 22 p.

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EU maritime policy and economic development of the European seas

Lloyd, G., Smith, H. D., Ballinger, R. C., Stojanovic, T. A. & Duck, R., 2011, The ecosystem approach to marine planning and management. Kidd, S., Plater, A. & Frid, C. (eds.). Abingdon: Earthscan, p. 68-91 24 p.

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The physical development of the Tay estuary in the twentieth century and its impact

Duck, R., 2011, Jute no more: transforming Dundee. Tomlinson, J. & Whatley, C. A. (eds.). Dundee: Dundee University Press, p. 52-69 18 p.

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2010
1 Citation (Scopus)

Coastal flooding in Scotland: past, present and future

Ball, T., Booth, L. M., Duck, R. W., Edwards, A., Hickey, K. & Werritty, G. A., 2010, Coasts, marine structures and breakwaters: adapting to change. Allsop, W. (ed.). ICE Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 615-625 11 p.

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Experimental investigation of the impact of macroalgae on intertidal sediment stability and flow dynamics

Venier, C., da Silva, J. F., McLelland, S. J., Duck, R. W. & Lanzoni, S., 2010, Proceedings of the Hydralab III Joint Transnational Access User Meeting, February 2010. Grune, J. & Breteler, M. K. (eds.). Hannover: Coastal Research Centre FZK, p. 101-104 4 p.

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2007
1 Citation (Scopus)

Beach consequences of an industrial heritage: future opportunities for Scotland and Wales, UK?

Phillips, M. R., Duck, R. W. & Williams, A. T., 2007, MEDCOAST 07: proceedings of the eighth International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment. Ozhan, E. (ed.). Alexandria: MEDCOAST Secretariat, Vol. 1. p. 305-316

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beach
regeneration
business development
residential development
urban site
2006
3 Citations (Scopus)

Changing use and hydromorphological adjustment in a coastal lagoon-estuarine system, the Ria de Aveiro, Portugal

da Silva, J. F. & Duck, R. W., 2006, Sediment dynamics and the hydromorphology of fluvial systems. Rowan, J. S., Duck, R. W. & Werritty, A. (eds.). Wallingford, Oxon.: International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), Vol. 306. p. 197-204 8 p.

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IAHS-AISH Publication: Preface

Rowan, J. S., Duck, R. W. & Werritty, A., 2006, Sediment dynamics and the hydromorphology of fluvial systems. Wallingford: International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), Vol. 306. p. v-vi 2 p. (IAHS-AISH Publication; no. 306).

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2005

Evolving understanding of the Tay Estuary, Scotland: exploring the linkages between frontal systems and bedforms

Duck, R. W., 2005, High resolution morphodynamics and sedimentary evolution of estuaries. Fitzgerald, D. M. & Knight, J. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer , p. 299-314 16 p. (Coastal systems and continental margins ; vol. 8).

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2004
21 Citations (Scopus)

Bayesian sediment fingerprinting provides a robust tool for environmental forensic geoscience applications

Small, I. F., Rowan, J. S., Franks, S. W., Wyatt, A. & Duck, R. W., 2004, Forensic geoscience: principles, techniques and applications. Pye, K. & Croft, D. J. (eds.). London: Geological Society, p. 207-213 (Geological Society of London Special Publications; no. 232).

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sediment
Bayesian analysis
provenance
soil erosion
tracer
2003

Sea surface temperatures of the Aveiro region of the Atlantic Coast of N. Portugal, using AVHRR data

Sacau-Cuadrado, M. M., Torres-Palenzuela, J. M., Vaughan, R. A. & Duck, R. W., 2003, Geoinformation for European-wide integration. Benes, T. (ed.). Rotterdam: Millpress, p. 243-248

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AVHRR
sea surface temperature
coast
upwelling
Holocene
2002

Airborne observations of water circulation in the nearshore zone of the Aveiro coast, northern Portugal

da Silva, J. F., Duck, R. W., Hopkins, T. S. & Anderson, J. M., 2002, The changing coast. Porto: EUROCOAST/EUCC, p. 359-362 4 p.

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2001

Utilização da água e saneamento na área do Baixo Vouga: impactos na Ria de Aveiro

da Silva, J. F., Duck, R. W., Oliveira, F. & Rodrigues, M., 2001, Una cita Europa con la neuva nultura del agua: La Directiva Marco – Perspectivas en Portugal y España: II congreso Iberico sobre gestion y planificacion de aguas. p. 253-262 10 p.

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2000
3 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between current measurements and sonographs of subtidal bedforms in the macrotidal Tay Estuary, Scotland

Duck, R. W. & Wewetzer, S. F. K., 2000, Coastal and estuarine environments: sedimentology, geomorphology and geoarchaeology. Pye, K. & Allen, J. R. L. (eds.). London: Geological Society, p. 31-41 11 p. (Special Publication (Geological Society); no. 175).

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1999

Airborne remote sensing observations of the Ria de Aveiro, Portugal: implications for coastal development

Anderson, J., Duck, R. W., da Silva, J. F., McManus, J. & Monk, J., 1999, Proceedings of the Fourth International Airborne Remote Sensing Conference and Exhibition: 21st Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing. Vol. 1. p. I-59-I-65 7 p.

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Geology and landscape

Duck, R. W., 1999, The Perthshire book. Omand, D. (ed.). Edinburgh: Birlinn, p. 3-18 16 p.

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Observação remota aérea da pluma de água turva na zona costeira da Barra da Ria de Aveiro

da Silva, J. F., Duck, R., Anderson, J., McManus, J. & Monk, J., 1999, Actas da 6a Conferência Nacional Sobre a Qualidade do Ambiente. Lisbon, Vol. 3. p. 709-716

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1998

Near-shore bathymetry and side-scan sonar

Wewetzer, S. & Duck, R., 1998, Physical processes in the coastal zone: computer modelling and remote sensing. Proceedings of the forty ninth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, Dundee, August 1997. Cracknell, A. P. & Rowan, E. S. (eds.). Edinburgh: SUSSP Publications, p. 221-232 (SUSSP proceedings; no. 49).

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1994

Impact of industrial growth and decline on coastal equilibrium, eastern Scotland

Saiu, E., McManus, J. & Duck, R. W., 1994, Coastal Zone Canada '94: co-operation in the coastal zone. Conference proceedings. Wells, P. G. & Ricketts, P. J. (eds.). Dartmouth, N.S.: Coastal Zone Canada Association, p. 2205-2219

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1993

Sedimentation in natural and artificial impoundments: an indicator of evolving climate, land use and dynamic conditions

Duck, R. W. & McManus, J., 1993, Geomorphology and sedimentology of lakes and reservoirs. McManus, J. & Duck, R. W. (eds.). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons Inc., p. 1-3 3 p. (British Geomorphological Research Group symposia series).

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Seismicity and bed sediment morphology in a Perthshire reservoir, UK

Duck, R., McManus, J. & Lord, J., 1993, Geomorphology and sedimentology of lakes and reservoirs. McManus, J. & Duck, R. W. (eds.). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons Inc., p. 225-239 15 p. (British Geomorphological Research Group symposia series).

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1990
29 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships between catchment characteristics, land use and sediment yield in the Midland Valley of Scotland

Duck, R. W. & McManus, J., 1990, Soil erosion on agricultural land. Boardman, J., Foster, I. D. L. & Dearing, J. A. (eds.). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons Inc., p. 285-299 15 p.

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