Engineer in Fluid Mechanics, I did my PhD on numerical modeling of estuarine and coastal systems. Passionate by Geosciences in general, I am now studying geomorphology of tidal marshes, focusing on the interactions between water, sediments and plants.

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Photo: field work site in Sieperdaschor, a tidal marsh along the Western Scheldt in the southwest Netherlands.

Contact

University of Antwerp
Ecosystem Management Research Group
Campus Drie Eiken, Office C.110
Universiteitsplein 1
2610 Wilrijk, Belgium

+32 3 265 27 59
olivier.gourgue@uantwerpen.be
www.uantwerpen.be/en/rg/ecobe

Previous positions

2013-2016: Flanders Hydraulics Research & Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium)
2005-2013: Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium)