Bart Spelt is project manager of the WTI measurement programme. He received his degree in electronic engineering from Alkmaar University in 1997. Since then he has worked at Rijkswaterstaat in the field of hydraulic and meteorological measurements.
Numerical models are used to predict water levels, wave heights and wind fields under extreme storm conditions. This paper aims to give a short overview of the measurements of three field sites in The Netherlands.
Validation material for these numerical models is obtained in a long-running dedicate...