Rick Luettich


Joint Professor 
Environmental Sciences & Engineering

Rick Luettich’s Biosketch 
Curriculum Vitae


3431 Arendell St. 
Campus Box 3301 
Morehead City 28557 
T: 252-726-6841 


1979  Georgia Institute of Technology  Civil Engineering

1981  Georgia Institute of Technology   Civil Engineering

1987  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  Civil Engineering

Key Publications

Fortunato, A.B, A.M. Baptista and R.A. Luettich, Jr. (1998) 
A Three-Dimensional Model of Tidal Currents at the Mouth of the Tagus Estuary
Continental Shelf Research: vol.17, p.1689-1714.

Hench, J.L. and R.A. Luettich, Jr. (1998) 
Analysis and application of Eulerian finite element methods for the transport equation
Estuarine and Coastal Modeling V, p.138-152.

Luettich, R.A., Jr., J.L. Hench, C.D. Williams, B.O. Blanton, F.E. Werner (1998) 
Tidal circulation and larval transport through a barrier island inlet
Estuarine and Coastal Modeling V, p.849-863. Blain, C.A., J.J. Westerink and R.A. Luettich, Jr. (1998) 
Grid Convergence Studies for the Prediction of Hurricane Storm Surge
International Journal of Numerical Methods in Fluids: vol.26, p.1-33. Werner, F.E., J.A. Quinlan, B.O. Blanton and R.A. Luettich, Jr. (1997) 
The Role of Hydrodynamics in Explaining Variability in Fish Populations
Journal of Sea Research: vol.37, p.195-212.