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Photo Name: Dr. Klaus-Werner Gurgel
Address: Institut für Meereskunde
der Universität Hamburg
Bundesstrasse 55
20146 Hamburg
Room 305
Institute: Bundesstraße 53
20146 Hamburg
Phone: +49-40-42838-5742
Fax: +49-40-42838-5713

Main Interests

Theory, application and technical development of HF radar systems used in oceanography. This includes: The use of HF radar networks within operational forecasting systems of coastal regions: This work has close linkage to EuroGOOS, the European Global Ocean Observing System.

Please also visit the HF radar homepage.


Project Title / Description Duration Grant Body
GKSS-ICON Integrated Coastal Observation Network (ICON) Jan 2009 - Dec 2010 GKSS Institute for Coastal Research
WeraWarn Real time detection of tsunami generated signatures in current maps measured by the HF radar WERA to support coastal regions at risk Apr 2007 - Mar 2010 BMBF / PTJ / Geotechnologien
WERA-Track Ship Detection and Tracking by HF Radar Mar 2006 - Apr 2008 Atlas Elektronik / EADS
SURLITOP Development and demonstration of technologies for tracking and monitoring of pollutants Feb 2005 - Feb 2006 French Ministry of Research (50%)
WINGS-FOR-SHIPS New maritime intelligent workplace for ship masters Jan 2002 - Sep 2004 EU-FP5 IST
Coop. with Uni Hawaii Circulation in the lee of islands / Hawaii Ocean Mixing Experiment Feb 1999 - Aug 2001 Uni Hawaii/NSF
EuroROSE European Radar Ocean Sensing Sep 1998 - Oct 2001 EU-MAST 3
SCAWVEX Surface Current and Wave Variability Experiment Feb 1995 - Apr 1998 EU-MAST 2
TRUMP Transport und Umsatz in der Pommerschen Bucht Jan 1994 - Dec 1996 BMBF
SFB318 Shipborne Measurements of Surface Current Fields 1990 - 1993 DFG


Presentations without written proceedings

Publication list


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