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Max-Eyth-Allee 100

14469 Potsdam


Tel. +49 (0)331 5699-0


Coordinating institute


Dr.-Ing. Mohammad Zare
Department: Technology Assessment and Substance Cycles
Research Scientist

Telephone: +49 (0)331 5699 855

Research programs

Areas of research

  • Time series analysis; Data mining and statistics; Statistical hydrology.
  • Signal processing; image processing; pattern recognition.
  • Fuzzy logic; Artificial intelligence; Evolutionary algorithms
  • Water Resources Management (Simulation-optimization methods)
  • Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS). 
  • Flood frequency analysis; Integrated flood management (IFM)
  • Surface water and groundwater modeling
  • Sedimentation Engineering
  • Irrigation and drainage  engineering 



Curriculum Vitae

Educational background

- University of Kassel, Kassel, Germany 
Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering 
Department of Geohydraulics and Engineering Hydrology
PhD in Civil Engineering (Dr.-Ing). Mar 2014- July 2017 
Thesis: “Application and analysis of physical and data-driven stochastic hydrological simulation-optimization methods for the optimal Management of surfacegroundwater resources systems: Iranian cases studies.” 

- University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran 
PhD. Student in Water Resources Engineering. Oct 2011- Dec 2012 (resigned on Dec 2012) 

- Razi University of Kermanshah, Kermanshah, Iran  
MSc. in Water Resources Engineering (Oct 2009- Sep 2011) 
Thesis: “Study effects of constructing Gavoshan dam's irrigation and drainage network on groundwater of Miandarband plain, using conceptual, mathematical model GMS 6.5” 

- University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran 
Undergraduate student in Applied Math. Feb2004-Feb 2005 (Changed to Water Engineering) 
BSc. In Water Engineering (Irrigation and Drainage Engineering). Feb2005-Feb 2009 
 Project: “Using geostatistical methods for run-off estimation”

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