CEE Faculty Profile

Philip J. Roberts



  1. Roberts, P.J.W. (2014). "Topics in Environmental Hydraulics,” Keynote presentation at 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, ISEH2014, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, January 7 – 11, 2014.
  2. Roberts, P.J.W. (2014). " Methods of Brine Disposal from Seawater Desalination,” Keynote presentation at International Conference on “Desalination, Environment And Marine Outfall Systems” to be held from 13-16 April 2014 at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), Muscat, Oman.
  3. Roberts, P.J.W. (2013). "Mixing of Brine Discharges,” Keynote address at the Workshop “Seawater Intakes and Desalination Brine/Wastewater Outfalls: Coastal Environmental Impacts in the Gulf Collaboration Region.” King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, October 6 – 9, 2013.
  4. Nemlioglu, S., and Roberts, P. J. W. (2011). "Three Dimensional Analyses of Inclined Dense Jets under Counter and Co-flow Conditions." International Symposium on Outfall Systems, Mar del Plata, Argentina May 15-18, 2011, IWA.
  5. Roberts, P.J.W. (2010). "Issues in Marine Wastewater Disposal." 44th Annual Congress, Ottawa, Canada, May 31 - June 4, 2010, Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society.
  6. Frick, W., Ahmed, A., George, K., Laputz, A., Pelletie, G., and Roberts, P. (2010). "On Visual Plumes and associated applications." MWWD 2010 6th International Conference on Marine Waste Water Discharges and Coastal Environment, C. Avanzini, ed.Langkawi, Malaysia.
  7. Roberts, P. J. W., Villegas, B., and Libhaber, M. (2010). "Modelling urbanization effects on Lake Titicaca." Linking Ecosystem-based Science to Management in the Great Lakes of the World, Lake Tahoe, California, June 13 - 17, 2010.
  8. Gandhi, V.; Cho, M.; Kim, D. J.; Kim, D.; Wright, H.; Lee, K. H. Roberts, P.; Stoesser, T.; Kim, J. H. (2008). “UV Process Flow Visualization and Characterization Using 3- Dimensional Laser Induced Fluorescence.” American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, GA
  9. Nekouee, N., Roberts, P.J.W., and Schwab, D.J. (2008). "Far Field Prediction of the Grand River Plume." 12th International Workshop on Physical Processes in Natural Waters (PPNW), UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center, Incline Village, Nevada, September 2 - 5, 2008
  10. Roberts, P.J.W. (2007). "Wastewater Outfalls for Industrial Marine Discharges." EnviroArabia 2007, Bahrain, April 23-25, 2007.
  11. Roberts, P.J.W. (2005). "Examples of New Instrumentation for Studying Turbulent Mixing." Heleco '05, Athens, Greece, Feb. 3-6, 2005.
  12. Roberts, P.J.W. (2003). "Recent Developments in Marine Wastewater Discharge Technology." Heleco '03, Athens, Greece, Jan. 29-Feb. 1, 2003.
  13. Roberts, P.J.W. (2001). "Turbulent Jets and Plumes Applied to Ocean Outfalls." Invited Keynote Address, Third International Environmental Hydraulics Symposium, Tempe, Arizona, December 5-8, 2001.
  14. Roberts, P.J.W. (1993). "Fluid Mechanics Aspects of Ocean Outfalls,” National Conference on Hydraulic Engineering, San Francisco, July 25-30, 1993.
  15. Roberts, P.J.W. (1993). "Jets and Plumes and Ocean Outfall Design," NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Turbulent Jets and Plumes, Portugal, June 28-July 2.
  16. Roberts, P.J.W. (1992). “New Instrumentation for Stratified Flow Experiments,” Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications, Fourth Conference on Stably Stratified Flows, Surrey, England, September 21-23.
  17. Roberts, P.J.W. (1992). "Modeling Ocean Outfalls,” Plenary Speaker, National Heat Transfer Conference, ASME, San Diego, August 8-12.
  18. Roberts, P.J.W. and Williams, N. (1991), "Modeling of Ocean Outfall Discharges,” IAWPRC International Conference on Marine Disposal Systems, Lisbon, Portugal, 20-22 November.