Pedro Manso

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Scientist

pedro.manso@epfl.ch +41 21 693 24 06 https://www.linkedin.com/in/pedro-manso/

Birth date : 20.07.1975

EPFL ENAC IIC PL-LCH
GC A3 485 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://lch.epfl.ch/

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Fields of expertise

Dams & hydraulic structures, Hydropower (large/small/pumped-storage), Hydrology & Water Resources, Hydraulic modelling 
 
Rock scour, Sediment management, Air-water-rock interaction, Fluid-structure/interface interaction 

Feasibility studies, Project & Team Management

Professional course

Lecturer

Civil Engineering Section (SGC), Platform of Hydraulic Constructions (PL-LCH)

EPFL

since 2016

Senior Associate

SCCER-SoE

EPFL

since 2014


Education

Exec. Educ. Judge Business School

General Management Program

Cambridge University, UK

2014

Docteur es sciences (Dr Eng.)

Dam safety, water-rock-air interactions

EPFL, Switzerland

2002-2006

Advanced Master

Hydraulic Schemes

EPFL & ETHZ, Switzerland

1999-2002 (part-time)

Master thesis (Erasmus)

Coastal Engineering

TU Delft, The Netherlands

1998

Master

Civil Engineering

IST Lisbon, Portugal

1993-1998

Publications

Infoscience publications

Research

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Civil Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Past EPFL PhD Students

Pachoud Alexandre Jean ,

Courses

Hydraulic structures and schemes

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Dams and appurtenant hydraulic structures

Dams corresponds to the largest structures ever built by man. The course gives an introduction in the fascinating field of design and construction of dams required for supply of water and energy but integrated in the environment all over the world.

Hydraulic and hydroelectric structures and schemes

The general design and layout of different hydroelectric power plants with the design of its hydraulic structures is treated in detail.