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

Boston University
Department of Earth and Environment
685 Commonwealth Avenue
Room 460
Boston, MA 02215, USA
ogourgue@bu.edu

University of Antwerp
Ecosystem Management Research Group

 

Previous positions

2016-2019: University of Antwerp (Belgium)
2013-2016: Flanders Hydraulics Research & Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium)
2005-2013: Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium)