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REFEREED PUBLICATIONS

Bao, M. Xue, H., Bao, X., (in revision). “Evaluating the Tidal Stream Power ad Impacts of Power Extraction in Cobscook and Passamaquoddy Bays.” Estuaries and Coasts.

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (in revision). “Understanding and informing permitting decisions for tidal energy development using an adaptive management framework,” Estuaries and Coasts.

Johnson, T. and Zydlewski, G.B. (2012). “Research for the Sustainable Development of Tidal Power in Maine.” Maine Policy Review 21(1), 58-65.

Landon Maynard, M., Schneider, J.A., McEntee, J., and Newberg, E. (2013). “Suction caissons for cross-flow tidal power system,” Proc. ICE – Geotechnical Engineering, 166(2), 99 –110.

Urbina, R., DeBree, G., Cameron, M., Peterson, M., and Kimball, R. (2013). Modeling and Validation of a Cross Flow Turbine using Free Vortex Model and a Modified Dynamic Stall Model, Journal of Renewable Energy, 50(84), 662-669.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G. (in revision). “Fish interaction with a commercial-scale tidal energy device in a field setting. Estuaries and Coasts.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G., McCleave, J., Staines, G. (in revision). “Using acoustics to understand fish presence and vertical distribution in a tidally dynamic region targeted for energy extraction.” Estuaries and Coasts.

Xu, D. and Xue, H. (2011). “A Numerical Study of Horizontal Dispersion in a Macro Tidal Basin,” Ocean Dynamics, 61, 623-637. DOI: 10.1007/s10236-010-0371-6.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS & PRESENTATIONS

2013

Xue, H., Bao, M., Bao, X., and Cameron, M. (2013). “A numerical study of tidal farm efficiency in the Western Passage, US and Canada,” Proc. OCEANS’13, MTS/IEEE Bergen, Norway, 10-13 Jun.

2011

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., Staines, G., McCleave, J.D. (2011). “Field evaluation of fish interactions with a commercial-scale marine hydrokinetic device, ” Symposium: Exploring the nascent industry of marine hydrokinetics (MHK), Annual meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Seattle, WA. 4-8 Sept.

Zydlewski, G.B., Viehman, H.A., Staines, G., McCleave, J.D. (2011). “Maine Tidal Power Initiative: Fish interactions with a commercial-scale marine hydrokinetic device,” Symposium: Environmental Effects of Ocean Energy Development in Estuarine and Coastal Waters, Annual meeting of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation, Daytona Beach, FL, 9 Nov.

2010

Bates, P., Ketchum, J., Kimball R., Peterson M. (2010). “Experimental Characterization of High Solidity Cross-Flow and Axial Flow Tidal Turbines,” 29th American Towing Tank Conference, U.S. Naval Academy Annapolis MD. Aug.

Landon Maynard, M. and Schneider, J. (2010). “Geotechnics for developing offshore renewable energy infrastructure industries in the US.” 2nd Int. Symp. on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG), University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, 8-10 Nov., 6 pp.

Urbina, R. Bates, P., Kimball, R.W., Peterson, M.L, (2010). “Modeling and Validation of a Cross Flow Turbine using Free Vortex Models and an improved 2D Lift Model,” MTS IIIE Oceans 2010, Seattle, WA, 20-23 Sept., 7 pp.

REPORTS

Viehman, H.A., Staines, G., Zydlewski, G.B. (2013). Fisheries and Marine Life Interaction Monitoring Plans Annual Report. Prepared for Ocean Renewable Power Company.

Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D., Viehman, H.A., Harmon, K. (2010). An initial assessment of fish presence and vertical distribution at two sites (control and proposed tidal power site) in Cobscook Bay. Prepared for Ocean Renewable Power Company.

THESES

DeBree, G.S. (2012). Testing and modeling of high solidity cross-flow tidal turbines. Master of Science Thesis, University of Maine.

Cameron, M. (2012). Flow field measurements for a cross flow turbine. Master of Science Thesis, University of Maine.

Lokocz, T.A. (2012). Development of Ducted Axial Flow Tidal Turbines using numerical and experimental methods. Master of Science Thesis, University of Maine.

Viehman, H.A. (2012). Fish in a dynamic region in Maine: hydroacoustic assessments in relation to tidal power development. Master of Science Thesis, University of Maine.

CONFERENCE & SYMPOSIUM PRESENTATIONS

2013

Bao, M. Xue, H., Bao, X., (2013). “Evaluating the Tidal Stream Power ad Impacts of Power Extraction in Cobscook and Passamaquoddy Bays,” 2nd Annual China Ocean Renewable Energy Meeting, Guangzhou, China,17 May.

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2013). “Stakeholder Engagement in Tidal Power Development: Implications for Research, Policy, and Implementation,” Energy Ocean International, Warwick, RI, 10 Jun.

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2013). “Stakeholder Engagement in Tidal Power Development: Implications for Research, Policy, and Implementation,” International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (ISSRM), Estes Park Center, CO, 5 Jun.

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2013). “Understanding Factors Influencing Community Acceptability in Marine Renewable Energy Development,” Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology, Denver, CO, 22 Mar.

Zydlewski, G.B. (2013). Panelist, Global Marine Renewable Energy Conference IV – New England: Wave and Tidal Energy, 10 Apr.

2012

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2012). “Understanding and Informing the Process of Tidal Energy Development in Maine, ” Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN, 21 Aug.

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2012). “Informing Tidal Energy Development Through Stakeholder Engagement” Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology, Baltimore, MD, 30 Mar.

Johnson, T.R. and Jansujwicz, J.S. (2012). “Human Dimensions and Stakeholder Involvement in Marine Renewable Energy Utilization,” 1st Marine Engineering International Symposium Approaches to Marine Renewable Energy Development, Aomori City, Japan, 17 Jul.

Staines G. J., Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B, McCleave, J.D. and Vieser, J. (2012). “Fishes and tidal power development in Maine,” Environmental Impacts of Marine Renewables (EIMR), Kirkwall, Scotland. 8-9 May.

Urbina, R., deBree, G., Cameron, M.P., Lokocz, T., Kimball, R.W., Peterson, M.L., (2012). “Modeling and Validation of a Cross Flow Turbine using Free Vortex Models and a Modified Dynamic Stall Model,” Poster Presentation, 6th Annual INORE Symposium. Boston, MA. 18-21 Jun.

Vieser, J., Johnson, T.R., Jansujwicz, J.S., and Zydlewski, G.B. (2012) “Cooperative Research on Fishes and Tidal Power in Cobscook Bay,” 2012 Maine Water Conference, Augusta, ME, 18 Mar.

Viehman, H.A. (2012). “Assessing the effects of tidal power development on fishes using hydroacoustics,” Poster Presentation, 6th Annual INORE Symposium. Boston, MA. 18-21 Jun.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D., Staines, G. (2012). “Single-beam hydroacoustics for assessing fish at tidal power sites,” Oral Presentation, European Conference for Underwater Acoustics, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 2-6 Jul.

2011

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2011). “Riding the Wave: Informing Tidal Energy Development Through Stakeholder Engagement,” Regional Association for Research on the Gulf of Maine (RARGOM) Annual Science Meeting, Portsmouth, NH, 5 Oct.

Johnson, T.R. (2011). “Maine Tidal Power Initiative: Social and Ecological Research for the Responsible Development of Tidal Power,” 2011 Maine Water Conference, Augusta, ME, 16 Mar.

Johnson, T.R. and Zydlewski, G.B. (2011). “Maine Tidal Power Initiative: Linking Knowledge to Action (K-A) for Responsible Development,” Conference of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation, Daytona Beach, FL, 3-5 Nov.

Urbina, R. DeBree, G., Cameron, M.P., Kimball, R.W., Peterson, M.L. (2011). “Modeling and Validation of a Cross Flow Turbine Using Free Vortex Model and Modified Dynamic Stall Model,” Oral Presentation, 3rd Annual New England Marine Renewable Energy Center Technical Conference, Boston, MA, 6 Nov.

Urbina, R., Peterson, M., Cameron, M. Bates, P., and Kimball, R. (2011). “Modeling and Validation of a Cross Flow Turbine using Free Vortex Model and a Modified Dynamic Stall Model,” Oral/Poster Presentation, 5th Annual INORE Symposium, Alcoutim, Portugal, 9-13 May.

Viehman, H.A. (2011). “Assessing effects of tidal power development on fishes using hydroacoustics,” Oral Presentation, 5th Annual INORE Symposium, Alcoutim, Portugal, 9-13 May.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D., Staines, G. (2011). “Field Evaluation of Fish Interactions with a Commercial-Scale Marine Hydrokinetic Device,” Oral Presentation, New England Marine Renewable Energy Conference, Boston, MA, 7-8 Nov.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D., Staines, G. (2011). “Field Evaluation of Fish Interactions with a Commercial-Scale Marine Hydrokinetic Device,” Oral Presentation, American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA, 4-8 Sept.

Zydlewski, G.B. (2011). “The Maine Tidal Power Initiative: tidal resources, seafloors, turbines, fish, and people,” NSF-sponsored workshop: Research at the intersection of marine/hydrokinetic energy and the environment, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, MN, 5-7 Oct.

Zydlewski, G.B., Viehman, H.A., Staines, G., McCleave, J.D. (2011). “Acoustic monitoring of fish and their interactions with the Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) device,” US DOE Webinar Series, Webinar #3: Monitoring Technologies and Strategies, 14 Sept.

2010

McCleave, J.D., Zydlewski, G.B., Xue, H., Peterson, M. (2010). “Physical habitats and natural resources—coastal Maine,” Invited Keynote, Plenary Presentation, Environmental Effects of Tidal Energy: Workshop. Seattle, WA, 22-24 Mar.

Urbina, R., Bates, P., Kimball, R.W., Peterson, M.L. (2010). “The Characterization and Design of High Solidity Cross_Flow Tidal Turbines”, Poster/Oral Presentation, 4th Annual INORE Symposium, Devon, UK, 9-14 May.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D. (2010). “Assessing effects of tidal power development on fishes using hydroacoustics,” Oral Presentation, American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA, 12-16 Sept.

Xue, H., (2010). Panelist. “Physical Oceanographic System of the Gulf of Maine and Bay of Fundy”. OEER/FORCE Tidal Energy Workshop, Wolfville, NS, Canada, 12-14 Oct.

INVITED & COMMUNITY PRESENTATIONS

2013

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Vieser, J. (2013). “The Maine Tidal Power Initiative: Evaluation and Responsible Development of Tidal Energy Resources” Penobscot Valley Chapter Maine Audubon, Fields Pond Audubon Center, Holden, ME, 27 Feb.

Koboski, T, J.S. Jansujwicz, C. Budzinski, and T.R. Johnson, (2013). “The Maine Tidal Power Initiative: Lessons Learned Through Collaborative Interdisciplinary Research” Poster Presentation, Conference for Undergraduate Research (CUGR), University of Maine, 16 Apr.

Viehman, H.A. 2013. “How will tidal turbines affect fish?” Oral presentation at town meetings in Eastport and Lubec, Maine. 29-30 Apr.

Xue, H., (2013). “Evaluating the tidal stream power and impacts of energy extraction on hydrodynamics of the Quoddy region,” School of Marine Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, ME. 5 Apr..

2012

Arnold, P., Churchill, J., Jansujwicz, J., Zydlewski, G.B., Johnson, T., Kelly, D., Szillery, J., Staines, G., and Wilson, C. (2012). “Tidal Power Site Evaluation in Wiscasset, Maine: Data Gathered and Lessons Learned, Oral Presentation by J. Churchill, 2012 Energy Ocean International Conference, Boston, MA USA

Arnold, P., Churchill, J., Jansujwicz, J., Zydlewski, G.B., Johnson, T., Kelly, D., Szillery, J., Staines, G., and Wilson, C. (2012). “Tidal Power Site Evaluation in Wiscasset, Maine: Data Gathered and Lessons Learned,” Oral presentation by J. Szillery, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Jansujwicz, J.S. and Johnson, T.R. (2012). “Understanding the Regulatory Process for Tidal Energy Development in Maine” Oral Presentation, Maine Tidal Power Initiative Review Meeting, Cobscook Community Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Johnson, T.R. (2012). “Stakeholder Engagement and Collaborative Research,” Oral Presentation, Maine Tidal Power Initiative Review Meeting, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Landon Maynard, M. (2012). “Offshore Geotechnics for Tidal Energy Installations,” Oral Presentation, Maine Tidal Power Initiative Review Meeting, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Lokocz, T.A. (2012). “Testing of a Ducted Axial Flow Tidal Turbine,” Oral presentation, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Urbina, R, (2012). “Experimental Characterization and Modeling of a Cross Flow Turbine,” Oral presentation, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D., Staines, G. (2012). “Assessing the effects of tidal power development on fish,” Oral presentation, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D., Staines, G. (2012). “Fishes and Tidal Power Development in Cobscook Bay, Maine.” Oral presentation, Atlantic Salmon Forum. Orono, ME, 10-11 Jan.

Vieser, J. (2012). “Finfish Diversity and Distribution in Cobscook Bay, Maine,” Oral presentation, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Xue, H. (2012). “Energy from the Sea – Developing Tidal Power in Maine USA,” University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, 26 Sept.

Xue, H. (2012). “Evaluating the in-stream tidal power and impacts of energy extraction on hydrodynamics in Cobscook and Passamaquoddy Bays,” Oral presentation, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Xue, H. (2012). “Energy from the Sea – Developing Tidal Power in Maine USA,” University of Hokkaido, Sapporo, Japan. 28 May.

Zou, Q. (2012). “Impact of a marine renewable energy farm on sediment transport,” ,” Oral presentation, Review of the Maine Tidal Power Initiative, Cobscook Bay Learning Center, Trescott, ME, 18 Sept.

Zydlewski, G.B. (2012). “Ocean Energy,” Plenary Speech, ‘Nor’Easter Bowl 2012 Regional Ocean Sciences Competition, Orono, ME, 3 Feb.

Zydlewski, G.B. and Zydlewski, J.D. (2012). “Visions of Restoration,” Invited by and Presented to Penobscot Fly Fishers, Veazie, ME, 1 Feb.

Zydlewski, G.B. (2012). “Shortnose sturgeon of the Gulf of Maine: Including the Passy!” Invited by and Presented to Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition, Belfast, ME, 19 Jan.

2011

Johnson, T.R., Zydlewski, G.B. (2011). “Maine Tidal Power Initiative: Linking knowledge to action for the responsible development of tidal power in Maine,” University of Maine Sustainability Solutions Initiative Team Meeting, 24 Mar.

Viehman, H.A. (2011). “Assessing effects of tidal power development on fishes,” Oral Presentation, Friends of Edith Patch Earth Day Reception. Orono, ME, 17 Apr.

Zydlewski, G.B., Viehman, H.A., McCleave, J.D., Harmon, K. (2011). “Tidal power in Maine and beyond: the fish side of the equation,” Maine Maritime Academy, 31 Jan.

Wiscasset Tidal Resources Project, Interagency Fisheries and Wildlife Consultation, April 7, 2011, UMaine , Orono, USA.

2010

Viehman, H.A., Zydlewski, G.B., McCleave, J.D. (2010). “Assessing effects of tidal power development on fishes using hydroacoustics,” Maine Tidal Power Initiative Board Meeting, Orono, ME, 12 Nov..

Viehman, H., G. B. Zydlewski, J.D. McCleave. 2010. Assessing effects of tidal power development on fishes using hydroacoustics. Oral presentation at the Veazie Salmon Club meeting. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 23 September.

Zydlewski, G.B., Viehman, H.A., McCleave, J.D., Harmon K. 2010. Report and fisheries plan update & discussion: Assessing effects of tidal power development on fishes using hydroacoustics. Ocean Renewable Power Company Workshop for Regulatory Agencies, Eastport, ME, 5 Oct.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Community Meeting, Peavey Memorial Library, Eastport, ME, (Scheduled June 24, 2013)

Community Meeting, Lubec Memorial Library, Lubec, ME, (Scheduled June 17, 2013)

Community Meeting, Shead High School, Eastport, ME, (April 29, 2013)

Community Meeting, Lubec Town Hall, Lubec, ME, (April 30, 2013)

MTPI Review Meeting, Cobscook Community Learning Center, Trescott, ME, (September 18, 2012)

Community Meeting, The Boat School, Eastport, ME, (February 7, 2012)

Community Meeting, The Boat School, Eastport, ME (April 28, 2011)

SERVICE TO MHK COMMUNITY

Zydlewski, G.B., Invited Technical Expert at the International Energy Agency Annex IV Experts’ Workshop: Assessment of Environmental Effects and Monitoring Efforts for Ocean Wave, Tidal and Current Energy Systems. October 2012.

Zydlewski, G.B.,University of Maine Interdisciplinary Research Initiative – Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration Fair. Presenter. 23 March 2012.

Zydlewski, G.B., Invited Technical Expert: Ocean Renewable Power Company workshop on Marine Mammal interactions. 6 February 2012.

Zydlewski, G.B., Invited Technical Expert: Fundy Tidal Energy Environmental Monitoring Tools and Systems hosted by: Fundy Energy Research Network (FERN), Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE), Ocean Networks Canada Centre for Enterprise and Engagement (ONCCEE) , Acadia Tidal Energy Institute (ATEI). 11-12 January 2012.

Zydlewski, G.B., Panelist for University of Maine course on “Boundary Spanning for Sustainability Solutions”. 6 January 2012.

Zydlewski, G.B., Review of West Coast Environmental Protocols Framework Baseline and Monitoring Protocols Report (US DOE funded to Pacific Northwest National Laboratory), 2012.

Zydlewski, G.B., Invited Panel member, Interdisciplinary Research Initiative: Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Maine: Opportunities, Challenges and Lessons Learned. 9 September 2011.

Zydlewski, G.B., Invited Technical Expert at the International Energy Agency Annex IV Experts’ Workshop: Assessment of Environmental Effects and Monitoring Efforts for Ocean Wave, Tidal and Current Energy Systems (September 2010).

 
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