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HYDRUS CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOP, PRAGUE 2017- CZECH REPUBLIC

HYDRUS short course and 5th International Conference “Hydrus Software Applications to Subsurface Flow and Contaminant Transport Problems”, 26-30 march 2017, Prague

Agnes Kouame, PhD student in the Risk group, attended the Hydrus short course on 28-29 Mars 2017 at the Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources of the Czech University of Life Sciences. This theoretical course allowed students to understand the conceptual and mathematical description of water flow and solute transport processes in the vadose zone and groundwater with HYDRUS 1D/2D. It included practical sessions with HYDRUS and its additional modules like ROSETTA, HP1 and UNSATCHEM.

The 5th International Conference on Hydrus Software Applications to Subsurface Flow and Contamination Problems was an opportunity for Agnes to meet Professors Van Genuchten and Dr. Jirka Šimůnek authors of HYDRUS code.

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STAY OF DR KOUAME KAN JEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF LAUSANNE

From 15 to 26 March 2017, Dr. Jean Kouamé visited the risk group at the University of Lausanne to help on the finalization of Amenan Agnès Kouamé’s thesis directed by Prof. Michel Jaboyedoff. During his visit Dr Kouamé gave a presentation on the “Contribution of the modeling in the determination of the protection perimeters of the catchments: case of the water table of Bonoua (South-east of the Ivory Coast).