Guido Wolters

Expert in coastal structures

+31(0)88335 8318

Dr. G. Wolters is an expert in the field of coastal engineering with a focus on coastal structures and dikes. He has more than 15 years of experience, based on consultancy, research and educational activities. At present Dr. G. Wolters has published ca. 35 papers at international conferences and in international scientific journals, proceedings and books.

At Deltares Dr. G. Wolters is senior advisor/researcher in the Coastal Structures & Waves (CSW) group and project leader of various consultancy and research projects. His tasks include the provision of specialist advice to a wide variety of clients (e.g. European Union,  dutch / foreign governments, consultancy firms and contractors), the physical modeling of coastal structures and the planning and execution of strategic research programmes.

His areas of expertise are:
Coastal and harbour structures
Dikes and revetments
Water-soil-structure interaction
Permeable structures and granular filters
Physical modelling
Eco-engineering applications in coastal/river structures

Working experience

2008 - present Deltares Sr. Advisor/Researcher Hydraulic Engineering
2005 - 2007 Delft Hydraulics Advisor/Researcher Hydraulic Engineering
2005 University of Southampton Research Fellow Hydraulic Engineering
2001-2004 Queen’s University Belfast Research Assistant Hydraulic Engineering
2000 German Federal Hydraulic Engineering Institute (BAW, Germany) Research Assistant Hydraulic Engineering