Developments (GitHub)


  • Open Science: A repository that links to data and codes of my published research.
  • River Architect: A Python-based back-end tool for river design and habitat enhancement | Wiki
  • pydroscape: Python3 tools primarily for (but not limited to) riverscape, sediment transport, geodata, and hydraulic analyses



Applied Sciences & Engineering projects


  • since 2020: DIRT-X (University of Stuttgart)
  • since 2020: Development of a holistic and sustainable sediment management concept to improve the hydromorphological situation of the residual water stretch Jettenbach – Töging at the River Inn (University of Stuttgart)
  • 2017 – 2019: Best available science analysis of Habitat Enhancement of the lower Yuba River (UC Davis)
  • 2015 – 2016: Expertise for the revitalization of the Arbogne River, Fribourg, Switzerland (LCH – EPFL)
  • 2015 – 2016: Physical modelling optimization of a filter check dam at the Drance, Martigny, VS, Switzerland (LCH – EPFL)
  • 2012 – 2017: Rivermanagement (Sediment and habitat dynamics) in Switzerland ( LCH – EPFL)
  • 2012 – 2013: Restoration of the pumped storage hydro power station Happurg, Germany (Fichtner GmbH&Co.KG)
  • 2011: Study project – Physical model of the Rhône at Massongex for the installation of a run-of-river hydro power plant (LCH – EPFL)
  • 2010: Preparation of the feasibility study for the Isimba hydro power plant in Uganda (Fichtner GmbH&Co.KG)



Research projects