Background and activities

 

I am professor in hydrology at the department of hydraulic and enviornmental engineering. Responsible for teaching water resources in the basic course in water and environment, hydrology and hydrological modelling. Main research interests within environmental impact assessment, hydrology of rivers and lakes in cold climate and aspects of modelling water resources. 

Courses

Teknostart
TVM4101 Vann og miljøteknikk (hydrology part)
TVM4105 Hydrology
TVM4106 Hydrological Modelling
TVM4520 Hydropower and hydraulic engineering, project
TVM4910 Master Hydraulic engineering
TVM4915 Master Hydropower Development
 
VM8105 Hydrology - PhD course  
VM8109 Topics in ecohydraulics
VM8209 Topics in Environmental Hydraulics and Hydrology
 
VM6020 Hydropower hydrology (continuing education)
VM6006 Environmental design (continuing education)
 

Research Gate

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Books

Part of book/report

  • Alfredsen, Knut; Bruland, Oddbjørn. (2022) Hydropower in Cold Regions. Comprehensive Renewable Energy, Second Edition.
  • Alfredsen, Knut; Saha, Sanjoy Kumar. (2021) Assessment of regulation impacts on ice formation in river Alta, Norway. Proceedings of the 21st Workshop on the Hydraulics of Ice Covered Rivers.
  • Rødtang, Einar Albert; John, Janik; Alfredsen, Knut. (2021) Anchor ice dam survey in small steep rivers. Proceedings of the 21st Workshop on the Hydraulics of Ice Covered Rivers.
  • Alfredsen, Knut; Juarez, Ana. (2020) Modelling stranded river ice using LiDAR and drone-based models. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 25th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ICE Trondheim, Norway, 23rd – 25th November 2020.
  • Lia, Leif; Nøvik, Hanne; Alfredsen, Knut. (2020) Reducing ice accumulation on Coanda Screen intakes. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 25th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ICE Trondheim, Norway, 23rd – 25th November 2020.