Urban Hydrology & Hydraulics
- Drainage Systems
- Ecological Systems
- Beneficial Use of Stormwater
- Water Harvesting
- Water Supply Protection
Researchers involved are Professor Lars Bengtsson, Drs Lennart Jönsson, Linus Zhang, Peder Hjorth and PhD students Johanna Sörensen (Sweden) and Dadi Thorsteinsson (Iceland). Research is carried out in close co-operation with Lanzhou Railway University China ; ACSAD, Damascus, Syria ; St Joseph University , Beirut , Lebanon ; Malmö City (Sweden) ; Luleå Tech. Univ.; Guelph Univ. , Ontario ; Norway Tech. and Natural Univ. , Trondheim and Dept. Irrigation and Drainage (DID), Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia. The department is engaged in the MISTRA Urban Water Program.
Surface Hydrology & Runoff
- Drainage & Wetlands
- River Management
- Rainfall-Runoff Modeling
- Sediment Transport
- Flood Protection
Researchers involved are Professors Lars Bengtsson and Ronny Berndtsson, Drs Rolf Larsson, Linus Zhang and doctoral student Feifei Yuan. Rickard Lidén and Zhi-Qiang Deng presented their theses earlier. -- Research is carried out in close co-operation with Finnish Environm. Assoc., Helsinki, Finland; Agricultural Univ., Kaunas, Lithuania; Inst. of Agronomy and Veterinary Hassan II, Rabat, Morocco; INRGREF, Tunis, Tunisia; Kish Free University, Iran; Dept. of Environm. Engineering, Academy of Sci, Ukraine; Kyshu Univ., Japan; the Danish Land Development Service, Roskilde, Denmark; Danish Tech. Univ.; the Planning and Design Inst. of Water Resources, Beijing, China; Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, USA; CCIW, Burlington, Ontario, Canada; Iceland University, Reykavik; Moscow Univ., Russia; Inst. Numerical Mathematics, Russian Acad. Sci., Moscow and Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, SMHI, Norrköping.
- Thermal Regime of Lakes
- Ice Covered Lakes
- Mixer Induced Circulation
- Remote Sensing
Researchers involved are Professors Lars Bengtsson and Magnus Larson, Drs Lennart Jönsson and Rolf Larsson. Chuqun Chen from China presented his Phd thesis in 2008. Research is carried out in close co-operation with CCIW, Burlington, Ontario, Canada; the Inst. Limnology, St Petersburg and the Karelian Inst., Petrozavodsk, Russia; the National Inst. Hydrology, Roorkee, India; the Tech. Univ., Kaunas; Lithuania; Inst. Zoology and Botany, Tarttu Univ., Estonian; Pirkanmea Regional Environm. Center, Helsinki, Finland ; Swiss Federal Inst of Environm. Science and Tech., EAWAG, Dubendorf, Switzerland and VITUKI, Budapest.
- Sediment Transport
- Wave Generation & Propagation
- Beach Evolution
- Coastal Protection
- Ship Generated Waves & Erosion
Link to SENCORE - Network about Coastal Processes
Researchers involved are Professors Hans Hanson and Magnus Larson and PhD Students Sofia Westergren (Sweden), Caroline Fredriksson (Sweden) and Jaime Palalane (Moçambique). Nam Pham Thanh (Vietnam) and Hoan le Xuan (Vietnam), both presented their PhD theses in 2010. Ty Wamsley (USA) and Chantal Donnelly (Australia) presented their Ph.D theses in 2009 and 2008. Li Eriksson (USA) presented her thesis in 2005. Research is carried out in close co-operation with the US Army Corps Engineers, Vicksburg, USA; Tech. Univ., Braunschweig, Germany; Tokyo Univ., Japan and South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. In addition, the Coastal Engineering group is involved in major EU projects.
- Rainfall Distribution
- Storm Dynamics
- Climate Variability
- Ocean-Atmosphere-Hydrology Interaction
- Fractal Processes
Researchers involved are Professors Ronny Berndtsson , Cintia Uvo and doctoral student Kean Foster. Fabio Pereira presented his Ph.D. thesis 2013. Jona Finndis Jonsdottir (Iceland) and Aman Kalteh (Iran) presented their Ph.D. theses in 2007. -- Research is carried out in close co-operation with Kyushu Univ., Japan ; the National Space Research Inst.; Int. Research Inst. for Climate Prediction, Lamont Doherty, USA ; Scripps Inst. of Oceanography N.Y., USA ; Astronomic and Geophysical Inst., Sao Paulo Univ., Brazil ; the Planning and Design Inst. of Water Resources, Beijing, China.
Solute Transport in Soils
- Solute Transport & Geochemical Variability
- Moisture Distribution in Heterogenous Soils
- Waste Water Irrigation
- Soil Pollution Investigation
Researchers involved are Professor Ronny Berndtsson, Drs Linus Zhang and Magnus Persson. Fethi Bouksila (Tunisia) and Sihem Jebari (Tunisia) presented their PhD. theses, respectively, 2011 and 2009. Research is carried out in close co-operation with Lanzhou Railway University, China ; Kyushu Univ. Japan and the Rural Engineering Research Centre, Tunisia.
Waste Management & Landfills
- Water Transport in Landfills
- Emissions & Environmental Impacts of Old & New Landfills
- Waste & Energy with Emphasis on Incineration Technique
- Landfill in Arid and Semi Arid Areas
Researchers involved are Professors Lars Bengtsson, Kenneth M. Persson. Aamir Ilyas (Pakistan), and Mohammad Aljaradin (Jordan), both successfully defended their PhD theses 2013. Hanna Modin presented her PhD thesis in 2012. Martijn van Praagh presented his PhD thesis in 2007. Research is carried out in co-operation with the Department of Ecotoxicology, Lund, Sweden, Technische Universität Hamburg- Harburg, Germany and Ensil, University of Limoges, France.
Desalination & Water Reuse
- Desalination Technology
- Brine Discharge Modelling
- Water Reuse
- Environmental Assessment
- Near & Far Field Mixing Evolution
- Salinity Study in the Recipients
Researchers involved are Professors Kenneth M. Persson, Magnus Larson and doctoral students Lena Flyborg (Sweden), Angelica Lidén (Sweden). Shuang Liu (China) presented her Ph.D thesis 2014. Raed Alshaaer (Palestine) successfully defended his Phd thesis in 2011.
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