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, hydrological modelling and water resources management. 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
TVM5175 Water Resources Management (coordinator)  
VM8103 Topics in Hydroinformatics
VM8104 Hydrology - PhD course  
VM8109 Topics in ecohydraulics
VM6020 Hydropower hydrology (continuing education)
VM6006 Environmental design (continuing education)

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Szabo-Meszaros, Marcell; Ruther, Nils; Alfredsen, Knut. (2017) Correlation between the shelter of juvenile salmonids and bed substrate. River Sedimentation: Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on River Sedimentation.

Report/dissertation

  • Heggenes, Jan; Alfredsen, Knut; Brittain, John Edward; Adeva Bustos, Ana; Huusko, Ari; Stickler, Morten. (2017) Stay cool Temperature changes and biological responses in hydropower-regulated northern stream systems. 2017. ISBN 978-82-7206-462-3. Skriftserien fra Høgskolen i Sørøst-Norge (21).
  • Killingtveit, Ånund; Solvang, Eivind; Alfredsen, Knut; Lia, Leif; Ruther, Nils; Harby, Atle; Jaehnert, Stefan; Walseth, Eve; Storli, Pål-Tore Selbo; Bråtveit, Kari; Vereide, Kaspar. (2017) Utfordringer og muligheter for norsk vannkraft ved integrasjon med vind- og solkraft i Europa. En oppsummering fra HydroPEAK-prosjektet. 2017. ISBN 978-82-426-3070-4. NINA temahefte (71).
  • Schønfelder, Lennart Hagen; Bakken, Tor Haakon; Alfredsen, Knut; Adera, Abebe Girmay. (2017) Application of HYPE in Norway. 2017. ISBN 978-82-14-06594-7. SINTEF Energi. Rapport (2017:00737).
  • Alfredsen, Knut. (2016) Is i Sautso – Vurdering av istilhøve 2006 – 2015 og forslag til vidare overvaking. 2016. ISBN 978-82-7598-098-2.
  • Alfredsen, Knut. (2016) Vurdering av effektkøyring i Lærdalselva. 2016. ISBN 978-82-7598-101-9.
  • Bakken, Tor Haakon; Forseth, Torbjørn; Harby, Atle; Alfredsen, Knut; Arnekleiv, Jo Vegard; Berg, Ole Kristian; Casas-Mulet, Roser; Charmasson, Julie; Greimel, Franz; Halley, Duncan John; Hedger, Richard David; Larsen, Bjørn Mejdell; Leo, Florian; Melcher, Andreas; Puffer, Michael; Pulg, Ulrich; Reitan, Ole; Ruther, Nils; Saltveit, Svein Jakob; Sauterleute, Julian Friedrich; Schneider, Matthias; Skoglund, Helge; Sundt, Håkon; Timalsina, Netra Prasad; Ugedal, Ola; van Dijk, Jiska Joanneke; Vollset, Knut Wiik; Zakowsky, Tania; Zinke, Peggy. (2016) Miljøvirkninger av effektkjøring: Kunnskapsstatus og råd til forvaltning og industri. 2016. ISBN 978-82-426-2834-3. NINA temahefte (62).
  • Heggenes, Jan; Alfredsen, Knut; Adeva Bustos, Ana; Huusko, A. (2016) Be cool: hydro-physical changes and fish responses in winter in hydropower-regulated northern streams. 2016. ISBN 978-82-7206-410-4. Skriftserien fra Høgskolen i Sørøst-Norge (1).
  • Killingtveit, Ånund; Alfredsen, Knut. (2016) Virkning av klimaendringer på leveringskapasitet for vannforsyning fra Jonsvatnet og Benna. 2016. ISBN 978-82-7598-096-8.
  • Forseth, Torbjørn; Harby, Atle; Ugedal, Ola; Pulg, Ulrich; Fjeldstad, Hans-Petter; Robertsen, Grethe; Barlaup, Bjørn Torgeir; Alfredsen, Knut; Sundt, Håkon; Saltveit, Svein Jakob; Skoglund, Helge; Kvingedal, Eli; Sundt-Hansen, Line Elisabeth Breivik; Finstad, Anders; Einum, Sigurd; Arnekleiv, Jo Vegar. (2014) Handbook for environmental design in regulated salmon rivers. 2014. ISBN 978-82-426-2638-7. NINA temahefte (53).