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Python for Geospatial Hydrological Applications

  • 26 - 30 September 2022
  • -
  • Geosciences, Methodology

Computer simulation models help us to improve our understanding of processes in the natural and human environment and their interactions. Furthermore, these models can be used to predict future changes. This course will give you an introduction to constructing your own models using the PCRaster Python modelling language. With this modelling language, domain experts can build powerful models of spatial-temporal processes without having in depth knowledge of programming. PCRaster provides the building blocks at the level of understanding of the domain expert. During the lectures you will learn the concept of spatial-temporal GIS-based modelling. During the computer exercises you will develop practical modelling skills using the example models on snowmelt, forest fires and seed dispersal.

Former occurrences of this course

11-15 Oct 2021

  • IHE Delft
  • Yearly
  • It is expected that participants have good computer skills and basic knowledge of GIS.
  • 25 August 2022