Supplementary Material for 'A model-based analysis of metal fate in the Thames Estuary'.

  • Valentina Premier (Creator)
  • Abel Machado (Creator)
  • Steve Mitchell (Creator)
  • Christiane Zarfl (Creator)
  • Kate Spencer (Creator)
  • Marco Toffolon (Creator)



Further details of all the procedures considered in the calibration and validation of the model are provided in the Supplementary Material.
(The online version of this article ( contains supplementary material, which is available to authorized users.)

This copy of the Supplementary Material is subject to the same embargo as the post-print and will be available here from 22/03/20.

1 Discretization of the Thames Estuary
1.1 Computational domain (Figures 1 & 2)
1.2 Initial and boundary conditions (Figure 3, 4 & 5)

2 Sediment and metal model (Table 1)

3 Implementation of the model
3.1 Model parameters (Tables 2 & 3)
3.2 The effect of variable horizontal diffusivity (Figure 6)

4 Evaluation of model performances (Table 4, Figures 7, 8 & 9)

5 Duration of the simulation
Date made available22 Mar 2019
PublisherSpringer Nature

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