Dr. Viet Dung Nguyen

Viet Dung Nguyen
Dr. Viet Dung Nguyen
Wissenschaftler
Telegrafenberg
Gebäude C 4, Raum 2.07
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-28784
viet.dung.nguyen@gfz-potsdam.de

Funktion und Aufgaben:

Research scientist (Postdoctoral fellow)

Wissenschaftliche Interessen:

Hydraulic (1D, 2D, coupling) modelling
Hydrological modelling
Flood risk analysis
Model optimization
Stochastic weather generator
Statistical analysis

Karriere:

  • 1998-2003: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of Natural Sciences, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Assistant teacher at the faculty (and also a teacher at the High school for the Gifted)
  • 2003-  : Southern Institute of Water Resources Research SIWRR, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Title: Researcher
Duties: mathematical and physical modeller, programmer  
  • 2012- : Section 5.4 Hydrology, German Research Center for Geosciences 
Title: Research scientist (Postdoctoral fellow)
Duties: large scale flood risk modeller (responsible for several components of the risk model chain including a stochastic weather generator, a hydrological model, a hydraulic model (1D,2D and coupling)  

Werdegang / Ausbildung:

  • 1994-1998: Study of Mathematics and Computer Sciences at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of Natural Sciences, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Degree: Bachelor of Science 
  • 1999-2002: Study of advanced Mathematics at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, University of Natural Sciences, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Degree: Master of Science in Complex Mathematics
  • 2007-2011: Study at Section 5.4 Hydrology, German Research Center for Geosciences and Institute for Modelling Hydraulic and Environmental Systems, University of Stuttgart
Degree: Dr. Ing.
Thesis: Multi-objective automatic calibration of hydrodynamic models – development of the  concept and an application in the Mekong Delta  

Projekte:

- WISDOM I, II  Water related information system for the Mekong, Vietnam

Auszeichnungen:

  • Gold medal in a National Mathematics Competition in Vietnam, 1994.
  • Recipient of the Yamada foundation scholarship. 
  • Holder of PhD scholarship supported by United Nation University, 2007-2010

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