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Professor Thorsten Wagener

Biography

2018 Visiting professor and Humboldt fellow at the University of Potsdam, Germany Since 2012 Professor of water and environmental engineering at the University of Bristol, UK 2010 Visiting professor and Humboldt fellow at the University of Freiburg, Germany 2009 Associate professor at the Pennsylvania State University 2004 Assistant professor at the Pennsylvania State University 2002 DAAD fellow at the University of Arizona, USA 2002 PhD degree in engineering hydrology from Imperial College London, UK 1998 MSc degree in civil engineering with a focus on hydrology/informatic from the TU Delft 1995 BSc in civil engineering from the University of Siegen 1994 Five months research stay at the Arba Minch Water Technology Institute, Ethiopia 1990 Studies civil engineering at the University of Siegen 1971 Born in Siegen/NRW, Germany 

Awards & Honours

2017 Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award 2017 Paul A. Witherspoon Lecture, American Geophysical Union 2017 Friedrich Willhelm Bessel Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation 2014 Biennial Medal of the Intern. Environmental Model. and Software Soc. (IEMSS) 2011 Education and Public Service in Water Resources Award by the US Universities Council for Water Resources (UCOWR) given to the NSF MOCHA project 2010 Walter L. Huber Engineering Research Prize of the American Society of Civil Engineers 2010 Best Paper Award of the Journal Environmental Modeling and Software in the Category Integrated Modelling 2010 Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, Alexander von Humboldt Found 2009 US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Early Career Award 2009 Best Paper Award of the Journal Environmental Modeling and Software in the Category Integrated Modelling 2006 Early Career Research Excellence Prize of the IEMSS 2002 Unwin Prize, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London 1999 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Outstanding Student Paper Award