Deepak Vatvani

Senior Advisor on Coastal Flooding

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Mr. Vatvani is a senior advisor on hydrodynamics, storm surge & tsunami modelling and Real-Time Coastal Flooding Systems at the Marine and Coastal Systems Unit.

His area of expertise is:
·         Real time flood early warning system applications.
·         Storm surge hazard / risk assessment
·         Tsunami hazard and risk assessment
·         Coastal Safety
·         Hurricane modelling
·         Numerical (hydrodynamic and recirculation) modelling
·         Software development

Working experience

2009-present Deltares Senior advisor on coastal flooding
2004-2008 Deltares Tsunami expert
2004-2008 WL | Delft Hydraulics Brine and Large scale recirculation
2000-2004 WL | Delft Hydraulics Non-hydrostatic modeling
1998-2008 WL | Delft Hydraulics Hurricane modeling & storm surge expert
1998-2007 WL | Delft Hydraulics Technical coordinator Cyclone Early Warning system
1990-1997 WL | Delft Hydraulics Software product & sales manager Delft3D of Delft Hydraulics
1984-1990 WL | Delft Hydraulics Project Engineer Hydrodynamic modeling
1984 Delft University of Technology Researcher
1982 Department of Medical Physics; Erasmus University Assistant Lecturer