ARTELIA EAU & ENVIRONNEMENT
Technical Director, Hydraulics
Patrick Sauvaget has 36 years of professional experience in the field of numerical modeling applied to the water environment. After obtaining an engineering degree in Hydraulics (INPG, Grenoble, France), he passed a master's thesis in civil and environmental engineer-ing (University of Iowa, USA) and a PhD thesis in fluid mechanics (INPG, Grenoble, France). He is presently head of the Hydraulics department of Artelia Eau & Environnement, Grenoble, France. He acted as project leader or project director of water and environmental studiesin various domains: hydraulics and water quality in rivers, coastal hydrodynamics, flood risk management, water resources management,water distribution, etc.