Flood Protection

Contact

Name

Holger Schüttrumpf

Head of the institute

Phone

work
+49 241 80 25262

Email

E-Mail

Contact

Name

Maximilian Born

Scientific staff

Phone

work
+49 241 80 25269

Email

E-Mail
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Course description

Students learn about basic processes that affect or cause floods and their interrelationships; they examine aspects of meteorology (climate change), hydrology, hydraulics and hydraulic engineering, as well as interdisciplinary topics in the field of flood damage, flood protection and flood management.

Course content

  • Overview of flood protection
  • technical flood protection
  • flood prevention
  • flood risk area management

Learning Objectives

Students are introduced into fundamental processes that affect or cause floods and their interrelations. They learn different flood protection strategies and become familiar with practical applications in detail.

 

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