Hugh Wolgamot

Hugh Wolgamot is a Senior Research Fellow at UWA, an ARC DECRA Fellow and co-program leader at MERA.  After obtaining his PhD from the University of Oxford, he joined UWA as part of the Shell Chair and has worked on a range of different problems in offshore hydrodynamics, with strong interests in local industry problems and in floating offshore renewables.  This has included using field data, numerical modelling approaches and laboratory techniques.  He was co-leader of the UWA wave flume refurbishment project, now incorporated into UWA’s Coastal and Offshore Engineering Laboratory.