• The University of Western Australia (M470), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 4286 Citations
  • 38 h-Index
1980 …2021
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  • Coastal circulation and mixing
  • Numerical simulation of coastal currents
  • Remote sensing
  • Sediment transport processes in the coastal ocean
  • Wave analysis

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Projects 1995 2021

Research Output 1980 2018

Artificial light disrupts the nearshore dispersal of neonate flatback turtles Natator depressus

Wilson, P., Thums, M., Pattiaratchi, C., Meekan, M., Pendoley, K., Fisher, R. & Whiting, S., 30 Jul 2018, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 600, p. 179-192 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water currents
2 Citations

Estimates of Surface and Subsurface Boundary Current Transport Around Australia

Wijeratne, S., Pattiaratchi, C. & Proctor, R., May 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. 123, 5, p. 3444-3466

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

boundary current
La Nina

Exchange flow variability between hypersaline Shark Bay and the ocean

Pattiaratchi, C., Hetzel, Y. & Mihanović, H., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 6, 2, 18 p., 65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations

Eyes in the sea: Unlocking the mysteries of the ocean using industrial, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs)

Macreadie, P. I., McLean, D. L., Thomson, P. G., Partridge, J. C., Jones, D. O. B., Gates, A. R., Benfield, M. C., Collin, S. P., Booth, D. J., Smith, L. L., Techera, E., Skropeta, D., Horton, T., Pattiaratchi, C., Bond, T. & Fowler, A. M., 1 Sep 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 634, p. 1077-1091 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Remotely operated vehicles
remotely operated vehicle

Activities 1986 2009

  • 6 Membership of professional association

Coastal Education and Research Foundation (External organisation)

Pattiaratchi, C. (Member)
2009 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of professional association

Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses (PIANC) Australia (External organisation)

Pattiaratchi, C. (Member)
2008 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of professional association

Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (External organisation)

Pattiaratchi, C. (Member)
2005 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of professional association

Australian Meteorology and Oceanographic Society (External organisation)

Pattiaratchi, C. (Member)
1991 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of professional association

The Oceanography Society (External organisation)

Pattiaratchi, C. (Member)
1989 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of professional association


Environmental Systems (ENSC3013)

Charitha Pattiaratchi

23/02/15 → …

Teaching unit (UWA): Course