Jaime Arriaga García

PhD Student


Phone: +34 9340 16088
Fax: +34 9340 16088


Departament de Física Aplicada
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Mòdul B5, 001
Jordi Girona 1-3
E-08034 Barcelona
Catalonia, Spain

  • Mechanical Engineering (Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, 2009)
  • Master in Civil/Coastal Engineering (National Autonomouse University of Mexico, 2012)
Research Interests

Shoreline sandwaves, hydrodynamic and morphodynamic feedback, mathematical modelling of coastal processes and computer vision techniques to extract relevant coastal feautures.

Selected Publications
  • Arriaga, J., Ribas, F., Falques, A., Rutten, J., Ruessink, B. Long-term performance of mega-nourishments: Role of directional wave climate and initial geometry. JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING (2020) 8 (965), pp. 1-21 doi: 10.3390/jmse812096
  • Arriaga, J., Falques, A., Ribas, F., Crews, E. Formation events of shoreline sand waves on a gravel beach. OCEAN DYNAMICS (2018) 68 (6), pp. 735-748 doi: 10.1007/s10236-018-1157-5
  • Arriaga, J., Rutten, J., Ribas, F., Falqués, A., Ruessink, G. Modeling the long-term diffusion and feeding capability of a mega-nourishment. COASTAL ENGINEERING (2017) 121, pp. 1–13 doi:10.1016/j.coastaleng.2016.11.011
  • Arriaga, J., Falqués, A., Ribas, F., Crews, E. Formation and destruction of shoreline sand waves: observations and modelling. PROCEEDINGS OF COASTAL DYNAMICS 2017 (2017), pp. 781-790
  • Arriaga, J., Ribas, F., Mariño-Tapia, I., Falqués, A. Km-scale shoreline sand waves: Numerical modelling and observations. PROCEEDINGS OF COASTAL ENGINEERING 2014 (2014), pp. 1-13 doi:10.9753/icce.v34.sediment.68
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