Arne Vögler

Lews Castle College
Isle of Lewis
Outer Hebrides
Scotland, HS2 0XR

Arne Vögler
tel: +44 (0) 1851770325
mob: +44 (0) 7880607202

Available to talk to the media about

  • Renewable energy
  • wave energy
  • renewables

In the following languages

English, German


Chartered Mechanical and Electronics Engineer.

Member of the Lews Castle College energy research group for >5 years.

Over the last three years principal investigator of the Marine Energy research activity in Lews Castle College.

Currently leading a team of 5 post-doctoral researchers and PhD students in the themes of wave energy resource assessments and near field physical consequences of wave energy extraction on array scale.#

Current research

Wave energy resource assessments; Wave data acquisition in high energy environments; sensors; instrumentation; Marine energy in general: from devices to resource; Implications of marine energy extraction on the environment

Research groups/interest

Marine Energy Research Group at Lews Castle College

Selected publications

Vögler, A. (2014) Hebridean Wave Data. In: Proceedings of EIMR2014 2nd International Conference on the Environmental Interaction of Marine Renewable Technologies, Stornoway, May 2014.

Vögler, A., and Morrison, J. (2013) Assessment of the grid capacity sharing potential for wave and wind energy conversion systems in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. In: Proceedings of EWTEC 10th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Aalborg 2013, September 2013.

Vögler, A., Venugopal, V. and Morrison, J. (2013) An Empirical Analysis of Coastal Shoaling Induced Modifications to Wave Climate and its Impact on Wave Power. In: Proceedings of The Twenty-third (2013) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference ISOPE2013, Anchorage, July 2013, Vol. 3, pp. 508-515.

Vögler, A. (2012) Using Hydrogen to supplement Diesel in Marine Applications. Saarbrücken: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing.

Vögler, A. and Venugopal, V. (2012) Hebridean Marine Energy Resources: Wave Power Characterisation using a buoy network. In: Proceedings of the ASME 2012 31st International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE2012-83658, Vol. 7, pp477-488, ISBN 978-0-7918-4494-6, Rio de Janeiro 2012.

Vögler, A. et al. (2011) Wave energy converters, sediment transport and coastal erosion, Proc., ICES ASC, Gdansk.