NewsFlash World is a digital monthly publication of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) distributed, free of charge, to anyone interested in water engineering and research. It has a circulation of around 28,000 addresses.
For people focused on Europe, IAHR also publishes mid-month NewsFlash Europe as a complement to Newsflash.
David Ferras, IHE-Delft, Institute for Water Education, the Netherlands. With BSc in Civil Engineering, MSc in Hydroinformatics and a PhD in the field of hydraulic transients, Dr Ferras has five years of working experience in master planning of urban water cycle. After his PhD, he carried out a Postdoc period at Trinity College Dublin (TCD) in the field of Water-Energy Nexus. Currently he holds a Lecturer-Researcher position in the department of Environmental Engineering and Water Technology, IHE-Delft, in the field of Water Transport and Distribution. His main research interests lie in the fields of pressurized transient flow, fluid-structure interaction, intermittent water supply and water-energy nexus.