Duncan Rayner

Senior Engineer

An expert in field investigation and data collection in challenging environments; Duncan specialises in coastal wetlands and estuaries.

Duncan’s field expertise supports his significant experience in numerical modelling and laboratory investigations, with a strong background in hydraulics. He has led numerous investigations of wetlands, both fresh and tidal, rivers and estuaries, and coastal shelf environments. Duncan also has significant experience in catchment hydrology and groundwater processes.

Both his Bachelor and Master’s theses focused on estuarine water quality and hydrodynamics. Previously he has also worked as an engineer in contaminated site remediation encompassing investigation and monitoring.


Ph: +61 2 8071 9851   |   d.rayner@wrl.unsw.edu.au