Organization profile

Organisation profile

Water security is crucial for the sustainable and safe existence of both people and nature. Ensuring water security requires protection from floods and water scarcity, and the sufficient supply of freshwater of appropriate quality to ensure environmental and human health. The future of our society is less likely to be threatened by armed conflict, than by population growth, climate change, water shortages and pollution, as well as poverty and rising food prices. The water and environment research group focuses on developing the theory and tools needed to address the complex issue of water security in a changing world. The group consists of a multidisciplinary team of engineers and scientists who combine process understanding, mathematical modelling, and novel monitoring approaches and engineering principles to solve societal water problems. 

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    Research Output

    A comprehensive review on the design and optimization of surface water quality monitoring networks

    Jiang, J., Tang, S., Han, D., Fu, G., Solomatine, D. & Zheng, Y., 23 Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Modelling and Software.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    A Hybrid Approach Combining Conceptual Hydrological Models, Support Vector Machines and Remote Sensing Data for Streamflow Simulation

    Kwon, M., Kwon, H-H. & Han, D., 1 Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Remote Sensing.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • A soil moisture monitoring network to characterize karstic recharge and evapotranspiration at five representative sites across the globe

    Berthelin, R., Rinderer, M., Andreo, B., Baker, A., Kilian, D., Leonhardt, G., Lotz, A., Lichtenwoehrer, K., Mudarra, M., Y. Padilla, I., Pantoja Agreda, F., Rosolem, R., Vale, A. & Hartmann, A., 25 Feb 2020, In : Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems. 9, 1, p. 11-23 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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    Projects

    Student theses

    Advance of Big Data in Water Quality Monitoring

    Author: Chen, Y., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Han, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

    Assessment of Climate Change Impact on Vegetation Using Satellite Earth Observations

    Author: Daham, A. M., 23 Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Han, D. (Supervisor) & Rico-Ramirez, M. A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    Hydrological Applications of Multi-source Soil Moisture Products

    Author: Kwon, M., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Han, D. (Supervisor) & Tryfonas, T. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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    Prizes

    Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

    Wagener, Thorsten (Recipient), 2019

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Friedrich Willhelm Bessel Prize

    Wagener, Thorsten (Recipient), 2017

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    Activities

    Water Resources Research (Journal)

    Thorsten Wagener (Editor)

    20192023

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    Gordon Research Conference: Interactions of Hydrology, Biology and Geochemistry

    Ross A Woods (Participant)

    23 Jun 201928 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesInvited talk

    International Symposium on Smart Urban Flood Management Technology

    Miguel A Rico-Ramirez (Participant)

    12 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesInvited talk