The group is currently headed by Stefan Aarninkhof (professor of coastal engineering) and Zheng Bing Wang (part-time professor morphodynamics of lagoons and estuaries), see the staff page for an overview of our staff members, PostDoc and PhD researchers.

Group members are responsible for teaching a number of courses within the civil and hydraulic engineering programs at Delft University of Technology.

The chair of Coastal Engineering takes care of the following courses:

Course Code


Responsible Instructor


Coastal Dynamics 1

Dr. ir. J. Bosboom


Coastal Dynamics 2

Dr. ir. S. de Vries


Bed, Bank and Shore Protection

Dr. ir. B. Hofland


Breakwaters and Closure Dams

Dr. ir. A. Antonini


Fieldwork Hydraulic Engineering

Dr. ing. M.Z. Voorendt

CIE4301 Building with Nature in Hydraulic Engineering S.G.J. Aarninkhof
CIE5300 Dredging Technology J.A. Alvarez Antolinez


Visit the online TU Delft Study Guide to find the course contents.