Focus of teaching
Ecology of limnic systems, ecotoxicology, limnology of tropical water bodies, restoration of lakes and rivers
Activities in teaching
Water Engineering - Module `Water Biology´, Camus El Gouna
The module comprises fundamentals of aquatic ecosystems, aquatic biological structures and processes as well as methods for water quality evaluation. Focus are to understand and apply basic tools for water quality management, and the control, evaluation and protection of aquatic systems are described.
The students learn to understand fundamentals of aquatic ecosystems, aquatic biological structures and processes as well as methods for water quality control.
Content of the module are biological components of aquatic systems, methods of biological water analyses, evaluation of parameters, P-, N- and C-turnover processes, aquatic organisms and food chains, eutrophication, significance of cyanobacteria, methods for water quality control and evaluation, lakes, reservoirs and running water ecosystems, water-born diseases, and management of watersheds.
Next date in 2018: 28.5 until 15.6.2018, the lessons will take place in Berlin.
Participation of external students is possible.
El Gouna, Department of Water Engineering: Link>
Completed Promotions 2017 / 2018