Arne Vögler

Lews Castle College UHI
Stornoway
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 and tidal systems
  • Coastal and ocean engineering
  • Marine data acquisition

In the following languages

English, German

Biography

Chartered Mechanical Engineer (Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers IMechE)

Principal Investigator Marine Research at Lews Castle College UHI

Chartered Marine Engineer (Member of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology IMarEST)

Current research

Coastal processes; wave and tidal dynamics and energy opportunities; marine resource assessments; marine survey and data acquisition through in situ and remote methods.

Research groups/interest

Marine Energy Research Group at Lews Castle College UHI

Selected publications

Greenwood, C., Vogler, A., Morrison, J. and Murray, A. (2017) The Approximation of a Sea Surface using a Shore Mounted X-Band Radar with Low Grazing Angle. Accepted for Remote Sensing of the Environment.

Greenwood, C., Morrison, J., Murray, A. and Vogler, A. (2017) A Method for Approximating Surface Elevation from a Shore Mounted X-Band Radar with a Low Grazing Angle. In: Proceedings of The Twenty-seventh (2017) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference ISOPE2017, San Francisco.

Murray, A., Vogler, A., Morrsion, J. and Greenwood, C. (2017) Comparison of X-Band Radar at two sites in the Western Isles, Scotland. In: Proceedings of EWTEC 13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Cork, ISSN 2309-1983, pp. 1140-1 – 1140-8.

Greenwood, C., Murray, A., Vogler, A. and Morrison, J. (2017) Spatial Velocity Measurements using X-Band Radar at a High Energy Tidal Test Site. In: Proceedings of EWTEC 13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Cork, ISSN 2309-1983, pp. 947-1 – 947-6.

Neill, S.P., Vogler, A., Goward-Brown, A.J., Baston, S., Lewis, M.J., Gillibrand, P., Waldman, S. and Woolf, D. (2017) The wave and tidal resource of Scotland. Renewable Energy, 114 (2017), pp. 3-17.

Venugopal, V., Nemalidinne, R. and Vogler, A. (2017) Numerical modelling of wave energy resources and assessment of wave energy extraction by large scale wave farms. Ocean and Coastal Management, 147 (2017), pp. 37-48.

Side, J., Gallego, A., James, M., Davies, I., Heath, M., Karunarathna, H., Venugopal, V., Vögler, A. and Burrows, M. (2017) Developing methodologies for large scale wave and tidal stream marine renewable energy extraction and its environmental impact: An overview of the TeraWatt project, Ocean & Coastal Management, 147 (2017), pp. 1-5.

Gallego, A., Side, J., Baston, S., Waldman, S., Bell, M., James, M., Davies, I., O'Hara Murray, R., Heath, M., Sabatino, A., McKee, D., McCaig, C., Karunarathna, H., Fairley, I., Chatzirodou, A., Venugopal, V., Nemalidinne, R., Yung, T.Z., Vögler, A., MacIver, R and Burrows, M. (2017) Large scale three-dimensional modelling for wave and tidal energy resource and environmental impact: Methodologies for quantifying acceptable thresholds for sustainable exploitation, Ocean & Coastal Management, 147 (2017), pp. 67-77.

Vogler, A. and Venugopal, V. (2016) Wave data analysis for a semi-sheltered site in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland suitable for small scale WEC development. Ocean Engineering, 126C, pp. 374-383.

Vogler, A., Greenwood, C., Coiro, D., De Luca, F., Troise, G., Castellini, L. and Alessandri, G. (2016) Performance of a point pivoted WEC equipped with a linear ball screw generator in regular wave conditions. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Offshore Renewable Energy. Glasgow, 12-14 September 2016.

Greenwood, C., Christie, D., Venugopal, V., Morrison, J. and Vogler, A. (2016) Modelling performance of a small array of Wave Energy Converters: Comparison of Spectral and Boussinesq models. Energy, 113 (2016), pp. 258-266.

Peng, H., Qiu, W., Meng, W., Chen, M., Lundrigan, B., Gardiner, T. and Vogler, A. (2016) The SEAWEED energy converter – An Introduction. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Offshore Renewable Energy. Glasgow, 12-14 September 2016.

Coiro, D., Troise, G., De Luca, F., Castellini, L., Alessandri, G., Vogler, A., Greenwood, C. (2016) An Innovative PTO for a Point Pivoted Absorber for Wave Energy Conversion. In: Proceedings of ICOE 6th International Conference on Ocean Energy. Edinburgh, February 2016.

Vögler, A., Venugopal, and Armstrong, D. (2015) Wave Sensor Observations during a severe Storm event at a Marine Energy Development Site. In: Proceedings of EWTEC 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference. Nantes 2015, September 2015.