Theme & Topics

The theme of the symposium is

Sediment on the Move
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Innovative Management Strategies in Riverine Systems: From Old Problems to New Solutions

The symposium topics include:

 

A

Integrated Sediment Management at the River Basin Scale

A1. Sediment sources and management strategies influencing sediment yield

A2. Coupling of watershed processes with stream dynamics

 


B

Sediment Transport

B1. Mechanics of sediment transport

B2. Local scour, bank erosion and protection measures

B3. Measurement techniques and monitoring strategies

 


C

River Morphodynamics

C1. River morphology and morphodynamics

C2. Numerical modelling of fluvial processes

C3. River training and management 

 

 


D

Hydromorphology meets Ecology 

D1. Ecological aspects of hydraulic and transport processes

D2. From macro- to microscale to impact stability

D3. Morphology and water quality

D4. Modelling tools for river habitat management

D5. River restoration measures 

 

E

Reservoir Sustainability

E1. Reservoir sedimentation and density currents

E2. Reservoir management strategies

 


 F

Social, Economic and Political Aspects of Sediment Management

F1. Competing uses of rivers

F2. Assessment and policy on hydro-environment

F3. Natural hazards and extreme events

 

 

 


 

Gold Sponsor Silver Sponsor
twk LWW

 

 

 

Bronze Sponsors

IUB-Engineering HunzikerZarnPartner

 

 

 

Sponsors

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Institutional Support

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