Holger Weilbeer received a diploma and subsequently a PhD degree (2001) in Civil Engineering from the University of Hannover, Germany. Since 2001 he works at the coastal department of the Federal Engineering and Research Institute (Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau – BAW) in Hamburg, Germany. He has worked for 20 years in the development of three-dimensional hydromorphological models and their application to hydraulic engineering and sediment management tasks. His work focusses on the Elbe Estuary and the Ems-DollardEstuary, modelling and analysing the historic developments, recent states and future scenarios.
Articles By Holger Weilbeer
To manage costs and the long-term effects of dredging in highly dynamic estuarine areas, continued scientific research, modelling and analysis are indispensable.