Modelling rainfall-runoff processes in lowland catchments

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Abstract

Lowland catchments can be divided into mildly sloping, freely draining catchments and flat areas with managed surface water levels. In this thesis, data from two Dutch field sites are used. The mildly sloping, freely draining Hupsel Brook catchment is located in the east of The Netherlands, with elevations ranging from 22 to 35 m above sea level. This catchment has been an experimental catchment since the 1960s. The flat Cabauw polder is located in the west of The Netherlands at an “elevation” of 1 meter below sea level. This area is part of the Cabauw Experimental Site for Atmospheric Research (CESAR).
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Wageningen University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Uijlenhoet, Remko, Promotor
  • Teuling, Ryan, Co-promotor
Award date11 Apr 2014
Place of PublicationWageningen
Publisher
Print ISBNs9789461738547
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Keywords

  • hydrology
  • catchment hydrology
  • rain
  • runoff water
  • lowland areas
  • modeling
  • netherlands

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