Research

Finished research projects


Finished research projects

Period

Research titles and researchers  

2014-2018

Present and future global availability and scarcity of land with sufficient green water resources for agricultural production: The potential of green water for reducing agricultural blue water consumption

Schyns (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Booij  

2013-2017

Impact of land use change on water availability in Indonesia under varying climatic conditions

Marhaento (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Booij, Rientjes


2013-2017

Impact of land use change on water availability in Indonesia under varying climatic conditions

Marhaento (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Booij, Rientjes

2013-2017

Water Footprint Reduction and Associated Cost in Irrigated Crop Production

Chukalla (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Krol

2012-2016

Safety assessment of multifunctional flood defences

Aguilar López (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Warmink , Schielen

2012-2016

Sand Transport under Breaking Waves

Van der Zanden (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Ribberink

2011-2015

The water and ecological footprint of meat and milk production and consumption in Kenya:  Sustainability and food security

Bosire (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor)

2011-2015

Past, current and future water scarcity in China

Zhuo La (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor)  

2011-2015  

Sand Extraction and coastal safety (SEACOS)

Chen Wenlong (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor)  

2010-2014  

Evaluation of Hydrological Response of Yangtze River Basin to Climate Change and Human Activities.

Huang (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Su, Krol, Salama, Zhou  

2010-2014  

Exploring downstream water availability of Yellow River based on historic and projected runoff change in the source region area

Zheng (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Su, Booij, van der Velde  

2010-2014 

Communication of model results in flood management

Leskens (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Brugnach  

2010-2014  

River bed form evolution modelling for flood management purposes; River dune evolution and the transition to plane beds,

van Duin (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Dohmen, Ribberink, Sterlini, Paarlberg  

2010-2014  

Drought in the Netherlands: a Risk approach
Van Duinen (PhD), van der Veen (Promotor)

2010-2014  

System robustness analysis for flood and drought risk management

Mens (PhD), van Beek (promotor), Klijn, van der Sluijs  

2010-2014  

River bed form evolution modelling for flood management purposes; On the influence of suspended sediment transport on dune evolution

Naqshband (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Dohmen, Ribberink, Sterlini, Paarlberg  

2009-2013  

Development of a water information system for global scale water use assessment

Romaguera (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Su (Promotor), Krol, Salama  

2010-2014  

Turbidity Dynamics in Lake Naivasha Ecosystem

Ndungu (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor)  

2009-2013  

Short term biophysical interactions in coastal mangroves 

Horstman (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Dohmen, Bouma, Herman, Webb, Friess, Galli, Balke  

2009-2013  

Coping with uncertainty in water engineering projects embracing natural dynamics 

Van den Hoek (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Krol  

2009-2012

Governance of Globalized Water Resources
Water footprint: from methodology to practice

Ercin (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor)

2008-2012

Process based modelling of sediment transport under waves in the sheet-flow regime

Kranenburg (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Ribberink, Uittenbogaard

2008-2012

Seasonal and Long-Term Prediction of Low Flows in the Rhine Basin

Demirel (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Booij

2008-2012  

Applying Dutch water expertise abroad; how to contribute effectively in the Romanian context

Vinke (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Augustijn, Bressers

2007-2012  

Uncovering inherent dynamics in coupled bio-geomorphodynamic systems offshore

Borsje (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Herman

2005-2010  

Congruent scales in economics, coastal engineering and coastal morphology

van der Burgh (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Wijnberg

2009-2012  

Modeling sand transport by strong currents and waves using DPM

Sterlini (PhD), van der Hoef (FCRE), Ribberink

2007-2011  

Roughness modelling

Warmink (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Booij, van der Klis

2005-2012  

Globalization of water

Mekonnen (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Gerbens-Leenes, van Oel

2005 – 2010  

Water policy development from an uncertainty perspective

Bijlsma (PhD), Hoekstra (Promotor), Krol

2005 - 2009  

Sand transport under full scale progressive surface waves in the sheet-flow regime

Schretlen (PhD), Hulscher (Promotor), Ribberink

2005 - 2009  

Congruent scales in economics, coastal engineering and coastal morphology

Filatova, Veen, Hulscher, Bochev, Wijnberg, Mulder

2004 - 2009  

Roughness modelling for managing natural shallow water systems

Hommes, Noordam, de Vries, van der Mark, Tuijnder, Roos, Otter, Blom, Augustijn, Ribberink, van der Klis, Hulscher

2004 - 2009  

Coastal zone management of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia

Meilianda, Dohmen-Janssen, Hulscher

2006 - 2008  

Water security

Chapagain, Hoekstra

2007 - 2008  

Flood security strategies for dike ring 6: reducing system risk

Booij, Buijsrogge, Hoekstra, de Kok, Lansink, Reedt Dortland, Steinweg

2007 - 2008  

Trade-offs between energy and waterfootprints

Gerbens-Leenes, Hoekstra, van der Meer

2005 - 2008  

NeWater Scientific Challenge

Krywkow, van der Veen

2004 - 2008  

Dune stochastic in river morphodynamics

Blom, Parker

2004 - 2008  

FLOODsite

Krywkow, van der Veen

2004 - 2008  

Rapid assessment methodology for support of strategic lowland river planning

Janssen, Hoekstra, de Kok,, Krol

2006 - 2007  

Adapting to climate change: the probabilistic versus the self-learning dike

Hoekstra, Kok

2003 - 2007  

Climate change and adaptive water management in semiarid Northeast Brazil

van Oel, Krol, Hoekstra

2003 - 2007


Dynamic roughness in rivers during floods

Paarlberg, Dohmen-Janssen, Hulscher

2003 - 2007  

Modelling vegetation roughness for river basin management

Huthoff, Augustijn, Hulscher

2003 - 2007  

Geographical information system of the North sea

van der Veen, Knaapen, Buijsrogge, Hulscher

2003 - 2007  

Modelling of spatial and temporal variations in offshore sandwaves: process-oriented vs. stochastic approach

van der Meer, Hulscher, Knaapen, Németh, van den Berg, Van Damme

2001 - 2006  

Decision making on flood management in the Meuse river

Wesselink, Krol

2002 - 2005  

European marine sand and gravel resources: evaluation and environmental impact of extraction

Idier, Knaapen, Hulscher

2002 - 2005  

Eines Decision Support Systems, Elbe

Huang, de Kok

2001 - 2005  

Appropriate modelling for river basin management

Huang, de Kok, Hulscher

2001 - 2005  

Methodology for validation of integrated systems models

Giang, de Kok, Hulscher

2001 - 2005

Sediment transport processes in the ripple regime on the shoreface

van der Werf, Ribberink, Hulscher

2000 - 2005  

Flood waves in the Dutch Meuse River

Gerretsen, Hulscher

1999-2005  

Controversies in water management - frames and mental models

Kolkman, van der Veen

2001 - 2004  

Flood control decision support

Booij, Vreugdenhil

2000 - 2004  

Appropriate flood forecasting for reservoir operation

Dong, Dohmen-Janssen

2000 - 2004  

Decision support systems for river basin management

Xu, Booij, Hulscher

2000 - 2004  

Offshore sand extraction – morphodynamic effects in relation to seabed patterns

Roos, Hulscher, de Vriend

1997 - 2002  

Appropriate modelling of climate change impacts on river flooding

Booij, Vreugdenhil