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Imagination is more important than knowledge. (Albert Einstein, Physicist, 1879-1955)
Imagination is more important than knowledge. (Albert Einstein, Physicist, 1879-1955)

Welcome to the Chair of Hydrology and Water Resources Management

The Chair of Hydrology and Water Resources Management has been established in January 1997, by appointment of its present holder Prof. Paolo Burlando.

Its focus is on teaching and research activities in the field of surface water hydrology and of water resources analysis, planning and management. Key activities are the analysis and modelling of hydrological processes, their space-time variability and their interactions, with the aim of providing the basis for modern water resources assessment and sustainable planning and management.Read more

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01.11.2016

Study on the response of water-limited ecosystems to elevated CO2 published in PNAS

Simone Fatichi published the research on "Partitioning direct and indirect effects reveals the response of water-limited ecosystems to elevated CO2 " in PNAS Read more 

30.09.2016

Congratulations Dr. Saletti!

Matteo Saletti has successfully defended his PhD thesis with a very compelling presentation on step formation in steep streams! Read more 

11.08.2016

Summer School on Fluvial Geomorphology ETH-EPFL

A Summer School on Fluvial Geomorphology, founded by the ETH Board, took place in Losone (CH) in June 2016. The School has been organized by PhD students from ETH (Matteo Saletti and Anna Costa for the Hydrology group) and EPFL and it has been attended by 31 students coming from 16 different universities and 7 countries. Read more 

 
 
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