Roger Pieters

Research Associate

ESB 3043-1
(604) 822-4297
  • Environmental fluid mechanics: lake and reservoir dynamics

Graduate Students

MASc Oceanography

Imam, Y., B. Laval, R. Pieters and G.A. Lawrence. 2020. The baroclinic response to wind in a multiarm multibasin reservoir. Limnology and Oceanography, 65(3): 582-600.

Tedford, E., G. Halferdahl, R. Pieters and G.A. Lawrence. 2019. Temporal variations in turbidity in an oil sands pit lake. Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 19: 457–473.

Bluteau, C.E., R. Pieters and G.A. Lawrence. 2017. The effects of salt exclusion during ice formation on circulation in lakes. Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 17(3): 579-590.

Lawrence, G.A., E.W. Tedford and R. Pieters. 2016. Suspended solids in an end pit lake: potential mixing mechanisms. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 43: 211-217. 

Pieters, R., W. Coady, K.I. Ashley and G.A. Lawrence. 2015. Artificial circulation of a mine pit lake. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 42(1): 33-43.

Pieters, R. and G.A. Lawrence. 2014. Physical processes and meromixis in pit-lakes. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 41(6): 569-578.

Imam, Y, B. Laval, R. Pieters, and G.A. Lawrence. 2013. Strongly damped baroclinic response to wind in multi-basin reservoirs. Limnology and Oceanography, 58(4), 1243-1258.

Pieters, R. and G. A. Lawrence. 2012. Plunging inflows and the summer photic zone in reservoirs. Water Quality Research Journal of Canada, 47(3-4), 268-275.

Pieters, R. and G.A. Lawrence. 2009. Effect of salt exclusion from lake ice on seasonal circulation. Limnology and Oceanography, 54(2): 401-412. 

Tedford, E.W., R. Pieters and G.A. Lawrence. 2009. Symmetric Holmboe instabilities in a laboratory exchange flow. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 636: 137-153.

Tedford, E.W., J.R. Carpenter, R. Pawlowicz, R. Pieters and G.A. Lawrence. 2009. Observation and analysis of shear instability in the Fraser River estuary. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 114(C11006), 1-14.

Forrest A.L., B.E. Laval, R. Pieters and D.S.S. Lim. 2008. Convectively driven transport in temperate lakes. Limnology and Oceanography, 53(5, part 2), 2321-2332.

Matzinger, A., R. Pieters, K.I. Ashley, G.A. Lawrence and A. Wuest. 2007. Effects of impoundment on nutrient pathways and lake productivity. Limnology and Oceanography, 52(6): 2629-2640.

G.A. Lawrence, R. Pieters, L. Zaremba, T. Tedford, L. Gu, S. Greco and P. Hamblin, 2004.  Summer exchange between Hamilton Harbour and Lake Ontario. Deep Sea Research II, 51(4-5), 475-487.

Crusius, J., R. Pieters, A. Leung, P. Whittle, T. Pedersen, G. Lawrence and J.J. McNee, 2003. Tale of two pit lakes: Initial results of a three-year study of the Main Zone and Waterline pit lakes near Houston, British Columbia, Canada. Mining Engineering, 55, 43-48.

Pieters, R., S. Harris, L.C. Thompson, L. Vidmanic, M. Roushorne, G. Lawrence, J.G. Stockner, H. Andrusak, K.I. Ashley, B. Lindsay, K. Hall and D. Lombard. 2003. Restoration of kokanee salmon in the Arrow Lakes reservoir, British Columbia: preliminary results of a fertilization experiment. Pages 177-196. In: J.G. Stockner, editor.  Nutrients in salmonid ecosystems: sustaining production and biodiversity.  American Fisheries Society, Symposium 34, Bethesda, Maryland.

Zaremba, L.J., G.A. Lawrence and R. Pieters, 2003. Frictional two-layer exchange flow. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 474, 339-354.

Stacey, M., R. Pieters, S. Pond, 2002. The simulation of deep-water exchange in a fjord, Indian Arm, British Columbia, Canada.  Journal of Physical Oceanography, 32(10), 2753-2765.<2753:TSODWE>2.0.CO;2