Dr Denise Hertwig

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Interests:

  • Boundary-layer meteorology
  • Micrometeorology
  • Urban climate
  • Urban flow and pollutant dispersion
  • Emergency-response dispersion modelling
  • Urban land-surface modelling
  • Model evaluation

Research Projects:

  • CSSP China 'HighResCity' (Met Office, Newton Fund)
  • Airpro (NERC)


Recent Publications:

Publications for d.hertwig@reading.ac.uk

Number of items: 15.


Hertwig, D., Soulhac, L., Fuka, V., Auerswald, T., Carpentieri, M., Hayden, P., Robins, A., Xie, Z.-T. and Coceal, O. (2018) Evaluation of fast atmospheric dispersion models in a regular street network. Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 18 (4). pp. 1007-1044. ISSN 1567-7419 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10652-018-9587-7

Tolias, I.C., Koutsourakis, N., Hertwig, D., Efthimiou, G.C., Venetsanos, A.G. and Bartzis, J.G. (2018) Large Eddy Simulation study on the structure of turbulent flow in a complex city. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 177. 101 - 116. ISSN 0167-6105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2018.03.017


Barlow, J., Best, M., Bohnenstengel, S. I., Clark, P., Grimmond, S., Lean, H., Christen, A., Emeis, S., Haeffelin, M., Harman, I. N., Lemonsu, A., Martilli, A., Pardyjak, E., Rotach, M. W., Ballard, S., Boutle, I., Brown, A., Cai, X., Carpentieri, M., Coceal, O., Crawford, B., Di Sabatino, S., Dou, J., Drew, D. R., Edwards, J. M., Fallmann, J., Fortuniak, K., Gornall, J., Gronemeier, T., Halios, C., Hertwig, D., Hirano, K., Holtslag, A. A.M., Luo, Z., Mills, G., Nakayoshi, M., Pain, K., Schlünzen, K. H., Smith, S., Soulhac, L., Steeneveld, G.-J., Sun, T., Theeuwes, N., Thomson, D., Voogt, J. A., Ward, H. C., Xie, Z.-T. and Zhong, J. (2017) Developing a research strategy to better understand, observe, and simulate urban atmospheric processes at kilometer to subkilometer scales. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 98 (10). ES261-ES264. ISSN 1520-0477 doi: https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0106.1

Hertwig, D., Patnaik, G. and Leitl, B. (2017) LES validation of urban flow, part I: flow statistics and frequency distributions. Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 17 (3). pp. 521-550. ISSN 1567-7419 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10652-016-9507-7

Hertwig, D., Patnaik, G. and Leitl, B. (2017) LES validation of urban flow, part II: eddy statistics and flow structures. Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 17 (3). pp. 551-578. ISSN 1567-7419 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10652-016-9504-x

Efthimiou, G. C., Hertwig, D., Andronopoulos, S., Bartzis, J. G. and Coceal, O. (2017) A statistical model for the prediction of wind-speed probabilities in the atmospheric surface layer. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 163 (2). pp. 179-201. ISSN 0006-8314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10546-016-0221-2

Castro, I. P., Xie, Z.-T., Fuka, V., Robins, A. G., Carpentieri, M., Hayden, P., Hertwig, D. and Coceal, O. (2017) Measurements and computations of flow in an urban street system. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 162 (2). pp. 207-230. ISSN 0006-8314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10546-016-0200-7


Harms, F., Hertwig, D., Leitl, B. and Schatzmann, M. (2016) Trends in the field of quality assurance of urban flow and dispersion models. In: Tamura, Y. and Yoshie, R. (eds.) Advanced Environmental Wind Engineering. Springer Japan, Tokyo, pp. 149-165. ISBN 9784431559122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-55912-2_8


Hertwig, D., Burgin, L., Gan, C., Hort, M., Jones, A., Shaw, F., Witham, C. and Zhang, K. (2015) Development and demonstration of a Lagrangian dispersion modeling system for real‐time prediction of smoke haze pollution from biomass burning in Southeast Asia. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 120 (24). pp. 12605-12630. ISSN 2169-8996 doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/2015JD023422

Efthimiou, G. C., Bartzis, J. G., Berbekar, E., Hertwig, D., Harms, F. and Leitl, B. (2015) Modelling short-term maximum individual exposure from airborne hazardous releases in urban environments. Part ΙI: Validation of a deterministic model with wind tunnel experimental data. Toxics, 3 (3). pp. 259-267. ISSN 2305-6304 doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/toxics3030259


Leitl, B., Hertwig, D., Harms, F., Schatzmann, M., Patnaik, G., Boris, J., Obenschain, K., Fischer, S. and Rechenbach, P. (2014) Large Eddy simulation of accidental releases. In: Talamelli, A., Oberlack, M. and Peinke, J. (eds.) Progress in Turbulence V. Springer International Publishing, Cham, pp. 133-147. ISBN 9783319018607 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-01860-7_22


Hertwig, D. (2013) On aspects of large-eddy simulation validation for near-surface atmospheric flows. PhD thesis, University of Hamburg.


Hertwig, D., Efthimiou, G. C., Bartzis, J. G. and Leitl, B. (2012) CFD-RANS model validation of turbulent flow in a semi-idealized urban canopy. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 111. pp. 61-72. ISSN 0167-6105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2012.09.003

Patnaik, G., Boris, J. P., Grinstein, F. F., Iselin, J. P. and Hertwig, D. (2012) Large scale urban simulations with FCT. In: Flux-Corrected Transport: Principles, Algorithms, and Applications. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht, pp. 91-117. ISBN 9789400740389 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-4038-9_4


Hertwig, D., Leitl, B. and Schatzmann, M. (2011) Organized turbulent structures — link between experimental data and LES. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 99 (4). 296 - 307. ISSN 0167-6105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2011.01.002

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