PhD Theses

2018

92 Quantification of model uncertainties in groundwater drought simulations under climate change

Author: Syed Md Touhidul Mustafa
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Marijke Huysmans
Date:    13 February 2018

2017

91 Development of a versatile conceptual river water quality tool (CIToWA), with an application on the River Zenne

Author: Befekadu Taddesse Woldegiorgis
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Ann van Griensven, Prof. Dr. ir. Willy Bauwens
Date:    01 December 2017

90 Characterization and modeling of pesticide transport in urbanized areas

Author: Ting Tang
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Ann van Griensven, Prof. Dr. ir. Piet Seuntjens, Dr. Jan Bronders
Date:    25 October 2017

89 On the use of remotely sensed products in spatially distributed hydrological models  of  data scarce tropical basins

Author: Tadesse Alemayehu Abitew
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Ann van Griensven, Prof. Dr. ir. Willy Bauwens
Date:    25 October 2017

88 Multi-scale monitoring and modelling for the analysis of the hydrologic response of southern Ecuadorian andean páramos  

Author: Vicente Iñiguez  
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. ir. Willy Bauwens, Prof. Dr. ir. Guido Wyseure, Prof. Dr. ir. Felipe Cisneros

2016

87 Spatio-temporal prediction of land subsidence using GIS-based 3D geological, geotechnical and groundwater flow models in hanoi (Vietnam)

Author: Nhu Viet Ha
Supervisor(s):Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. Dr. Marijke Huysmans, Prof. Dr. Pham Ngoc Ho

2015

86 Basin scale water balance modeling for variable hydrological regimes and temporal scale

Author: Khodayar Abdollahi
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Marijke Huysmans, Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan

85 Development of a flexible process-based spatially-distributed hydrological model for urban catchments

Author: Elga Salvadore
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan

84 Snow in hydrological modelling of the Biebrza River catchment

Author: Tomasz Berezowski
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. Dr. Jaroslaw Chormański

83 Spatial and temporal estimation of groundwater recharge: Identifying controlling factors and impact assessment

Author: Zainab Zomlot
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. Dr. Marijke Huysmans

82 Identifying hydrological processes controlling low flow and groundwater-surface water interaction in an Andean catchment in Ecuador

Author: Pablo Ismael Guzmán Cárdenas
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. Dr. Marijke Huysmans, Prof. Dr. Guido Wyseure

2014

81 Towards a Sustainable Aquacultural Development in Mekong Delta

Author: Phan Thi Ngoc Diep
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. Dr. Marijke Huysmans, Prof. Dr. Pham Ngoc Ho

80 Analysis of Feed-Backs Between Land Function Dynamics and the Hydrological Cycle

Author: Ine Vandecasteele
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan, Dr. Luc Feyen 

79 Modelling the Fate of Radionuclides in River Systems. Study of the Molse Nete-Grote Nete River

Author: Fabricio Fiengo Perez
Supervisor(s): Prof. Willy Bauwens, Prof. Mark Elskens, Dr. Lieve Sweeck 

78 Monitoring Evapotranspiration at Continental Scale: Enhanced Contribution from Geostationary Satellites

Author: Nicolas Ghilain
Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Okke Batelaan

77 Assessing the Impacts of Environmental Changes on the Water Resources of the Upper Mara, Lake victoria Basin

Author: Fidelis Ndambuki Kilonzo
Supervisor(s): Prof. Willy Bauwens, Prof. Piet N. L. Lens, Prof. Ann Van Griensven, Prof. Joy Obando

77 Estimation of Water Quality Parameters with High Spectral Resolution Optical Remote Sensing Data

Author: Eva Ampe
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. dr. Ludwig Triest 

2013

76 Catchment Processes Modeling, Including the Assessment of Different Sources of Uncertainty, Using the SWAT model: the River Zenne Basin (Belgium) Case Study

Author: Olkeba Tolessa Leta
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. ir. Willy Bauwens 

75 Development of OpenMI Compliant Simulators for Integrated Water Quality Management, with Application on the River Zenne (Belgium)

Author: Narayan Kumar Shrestha
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. ir. Willy Bauwens

74 Variability of Groundwater Flow as a Factor of Mire Ecohydrological Evolution-Example of Czerwone Bagno

Author: Mateusz Grygoruk
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. Dr. ir. Tomasz Okruszko

73 Improving Spatiotemporal Urban Runoff Estimation Using Earth Observation Based Approaches

Author: Boud Verbeiren
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. dr. Frank Canters

72 Calibration of Hydraulic Conductivities in Groundwater Flow Models using the Double Constraint Method and the Kalman Filter

Author: Mustafa Ahmed El-Rawy Ibrahim
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Okke Batelaan, Dr. ir. Wouter Zijl

2012

71 Simulating Soil Moisture and Climate Change Impacts in a Watershed Through Application of the Distributed Hydrological WetSpa Model

Author: Mohsen Tavakoli
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Ir. Florimond De Smedt 

70 Study and Development of a Distributed Hydrologic Model, WetSPA, Applied to the DMIP2 Basins in Oklahoma USA

Author: Alireza Safari
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Ir. Florimond De Smedt

69 Landslide Susceptibility Mapping in the Himalaya: Case Studies from Nepal

Author: Prabin Kayastha
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Ir. Florimond De Smedt, Prof. dr. Megh Raj Dhital

68 Modeling of Hydrological Processes in the Geba river basin, Northern Ethiopia

Author: Haddush Goitom Aforki
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Ir. Florimond De Smedt

67 Detailed Groundwater Recharge Estimation for Urban Environments: a Remote Sensing Supported Procedure for Groundwater Risk Management

Author: Juliette Dujardin
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. dr. Ir. Florimond De Smedt

66 Quantifying groundwater-surface water interaction by using heat as a natural tracer

Author: Christian Anibas
Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. Okke Batelaan, Prof. dr. Tomasz Okruszko