Prof. Thomas Grischek

Faculty of Civil Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Grischek

Personal

  • Machine operator at the cable factory Berlin-Oberspree and pump station Lindenberg
  • Graduate water engineer from TU Dresden
  • Supplement Diploma in Groundwater, TU Dresden
  • PhD in Water Engineering at TU Dresden
  • Research associate at the Institute for Groundwater Management and the Institute for Water Chemistry at TU Dresden
  • Instructor at Saxon State Authority for Environment and Geology, Groundwater Division
  • Since 2003 Professor for Water Sciences at HTW Dresden
  • Since 2015 Dean of Study Affairs for Diploma Programme Civil Engineering
  • Guest lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz and a master craftsman training on hydraulic construction
  • International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH), Commission Managed Aquifer Recharge
  • International Water Association (IWA)
  • German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA)
  • German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water (DVGW)
  • Section Hydrogeoly of the German Geological Society (FH-DGG)
  • Society for Water Chemistry at the German Society for Chemistry
  • Dresdner Grundwasserforschungszentrum (DGFZ)
  • Riverbank filtration and managed aquifer recharge in Germany, India, Russia, Egypt, Thailand, Brazil, Vietnam,
  • Groundwater flow and transport modelling studies for bank filtration sites and well-head protection zones,
  • Design and optimization of groundwater monitoring programmes, data interpretation and evaluation, pumping test analysis,
  • Lab and field experiments to determine hydraulic parameters, infiltration rates and behaviour of pollutants in aquifers,
  • Design of water treatment facilities for groundwater, especially focussed on iron, manganese, arsenic, sulphate, organic compounds
  • Capacity building on bank filtration and managed aquifer recharge in India, Egypt, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, training courses and individual training for engineers and researchers

Over 80 research papers in ISI rated, international, peer-reviewed journals (>1,950 citations, h-index 18, i10-index 34 on Google Scholar)

Reviewer for Journal Water, Hydrogeology Journal, Journal of Hydrology, Sustainable Water Resources Management, Grundwasser, Gas-Wasser-Fach

Teaching

  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester in the reinforcement "Vehrkehrs- und Tiefbau"
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Grund- und Spezialtiefbau" in the 6. semester
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Wasserbau 1" in the 6. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Wasserwirtschaft 1" in the 3. semester
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Hydromechanik 1" in the 3. semester
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Hydromechanik 2" in the 4. semester
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Wasserwirtschaft 2" in the 4. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    in the 7. semester in the reinforcement "Vertiefung Verkehrs- und Tiefbau"
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Wasserbau 2" in the 7. semester in the reinforcement "Vertiefung Verkehrs- und Tiefbau"
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    in the 5. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Projekt 1-1" in the 6. semester
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B11 - Civil Engineering (Diploma)
    Unit "Projekt 1-2" in the 7. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 1. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 3. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 1. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 3. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B15 - Sustainable strengthening and constructing in existing buildings (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B15 - Sustainable strengthening and constructing in existing buildings (Master)
    in the 1. semester
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme B16 - Sustainable strengthening and constructing in existing buildings (Master)
    in the 2. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme W72 - Business Administration and Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme L39 - Chemical Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester in the field of study "Studienschwerpunkt Festkörperchemie / Festkörperphysik"
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme L39 - Chemical Engineering (Master)
    in the 2. semester in the field of study "Studienschwerpunkt Organische und Biomaterialien"
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory elective module in the study programme L38 - Landscape Development (Master)
    in the 1. semester
Module in Modulux
  • Compulsory module in the study programme B14 - Environmental Engineering (Master)
    in the 1. semester
Module in Modulux

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Grischek

Dean of Study Affairs Civil Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Grischek