Bruce R. Sutherland, Professor
Depts. of Physics and of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
Office: 3-269 CCIS    Lab: 3-257 CCIS

Mailing Address:
Bruce Sutherland
4-181 CCIS
Department of Physics
University of Alberta
Edmonton T6G 2E1

(780) 492 0573 office
(780) 492 0714 FAX

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Long Waves Induced by Internal Wavepackets

Horizontally periodic waves

Localized wavepackets (close-up)

Localized wavepackets (wide view)


Research Interests:

I am studying stratified flows by performing experiments and comparing their results with numerical simulations and theoretical predictions.

A description of current research is available.

Recent Papers:

Titles and abstracts are available.


E nvironmental and 
I ndustrial 
F luid Dynamics 
L aboratory 

Laboratory experiments are perfomed in the Environmental and Industrial Fluid Dynamics Laboratory. This is a research and teaching facility recently established at the University of Alberta to study complex fluid dynamics problems motivated by industrial and environmental fluid problems.

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