Energy Research at the University of Washington

Tidal/Hydrokinetics

Energy from the motion of the sea

Brian Polagye

Energy Research Area: Sustainable development of marine renewable energy, with an emphasis on tidal current energy. Specific research topics include marine renewable resource characterization, identification and mitigation of environmental impacts, and micropower for instrumentation.

Record last updated on December 2nd 2013 PDT.

Philip C. Malte

Energy Research Area: Marine hydrokinetics, including device development and impacts; efficient use and impacts of alternative gaseous fuels

Record last updated on January 6th 2012 PDT.

Alberto Aliseda

Energy Research Area: Energy generation from tidal currents. Hydrokinetics of submerged turbines for performance optimization and environmental impact assessment.

Record last updated on March 24th 2010 PDT.

James J. Riley

Energy Research Area: Modeling for computer simulations of turbulent combustion, tidal currents, and stable atmospheric boundary layers

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.