We have designed this website to inform and facilitate current students, prospective students, alumni, scientists, practitioners, media, colleagues and our staff on our field of focus. Our homepage offers access to section-related information that we control and update, to our direct "Delft" environment and it offers a login to our staff.
Of the vast amount of information that you may find we mention the highlights. Under news you will find recent and aged articles, while agenda provides the most recent activities and events of our department. Under research you will find current and recently completed research project descriptions often with access to publications. Under education you will find information for high school students, university of applied science students (pre-masters), foreign students, bachelor students (master programs) and master students (graduation projects and reports). Also all the hydraulic engineering courses are given here.
To contact persons within our department or other department related matters various members of the departmental support can be contacted. What is more, contact and accessibility will give more general information to find us. Please take a look at vacancies when you are looking for a job or when you want to do research in hydraulic engineering.
We offer access to the Virtual Knowledge Centre - Hydraulic Engineering, designed for anyone who is active in the field. Many links on this portal points to the central library of Delft University of Technology. The aims of the knowledge center are (1) to provide integrated access to library and faculty information resources per subject and (2) to facilitate sharing of the knowledge contained within the user group through use of discussion forums. The primary target users are students and staff of Civil Engineering.
Physical modelling of damage progression on breakwaters
In October/November 2017 Jeroen van den Bos and Bas Hofland joined a team of European researchers in an investigation of physical modelling techniques in a laboratory wave basin in Hannover. The tests were aimed at the application of novel measurement techniques to obtain a better representation of the damage progression of breakwaters.
New staff member: Arne van der Hout
A new lecturer has started at the department of Hydraulic Engineering. Arne van der Hout will work part time at the section of Ports and Waterways. In this news article he introduces himself.
International AGU Award for Huub Savenije
Hydrologist Professor Huub Savenije of TU Delft will be presented with the prestigious International Award of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) on Wednesday 13 December. The International Award is given annually in recognition ‘for making an outstanding contribution to furthering the Earth and space sciences and using science for the benefit of society in developing nations’.