van Rees, Floris

Floris van Rees is a Junior Researcher/Adviser at Deltares, in the Netherlands. He started exploring the career path of a bio-geomorphologist during his Master’s degree in Physical Geography at Utrecht University and continued studying biophysical interactions at Deltares. Floris van Rees is involved in numerous sediment management bio-tech studies and one-to-one scale modelling of reciprocal actions between plants, waves and sediment.

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Bio-Engineering Sediment Management And Removal of Turbidity Technologies: BESMART Technologies

At Deltares in the Netherlands, a research team is developing a portfolio of technologies dedicated to the management of the finest and most challenging fraction of soft sediments. These technologies may unambiguously be called nature based because they make use of natural processes to enhance dewatering and strengthening, induce flocculation and the settling of fines, and protect the muddy bed from erosion.

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