Hydrology and Water Resources Management
Research areas: hydrological modelling, precipitation, floods, alpine hydrology, fluvial systems, ecohydrology, water resources management
Groundwater and Hydromechanics
Research areas: fluid mechanics, microfluidics, transport in aquatic and groundwater environments, microbial ecology, biological processes in oceans and lakes.
Urban Water Management
Research areas Prof. Morgenroth: process engineering, urban water management, biofilms, wastewater treatment, drinking water treatment
Research areas Prof. Maurer: water infrastructure management & planning, transition engineering of urban water systems, sustainable urban water management, economic modelling of urban water systems.
Ecological Systems Design
Research areas: system analysis and design, risk and impact assessment, research in thematic areas.
Earth Observation and Remote Sensing
Research areas: radar remote sensing (SAR), electromagnetic modelling, bio-/geophysical inversion methods.
Research areas: air quality monitoring and control, instrumentation for nanoparticle measurement and characterization, nanomaterial emission, exposure and toxicity, emission control and abatement by filtration.
Environmental Fluid Mechanics
Research areas: environmental fluid mechanics, ecohydraulics, biomedical flows, turbulence.